[all variants] Mouse Quits Working After Login

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http://ubuntuforums.org – I'm having an issue in Kubuntu (also tried in Mint with Cinnamon and Arch with kde/kdm) where, upon login, I can move my (USB) mouse for about 5 seconds. After that, my mouse freezes and will not move; mouse buttons do not work either. If I unplug it and plug it back in, it does not even light up. I've tried other USB ports on the computer, which do not work either. I've tried plugging it in to another machine and it works fine there. It used to work fine on this same computer when it ran windows. If I plug in another mouse, the new mouse works fine indefinitely, and sometimes causes my (Hardware)