Item Tooltip not showing?

  • I recently opened up D3 to start playing where I left off the night before but I noticed that the tool-tips for items mysteriously stopped working. When I hover the mouse over any item it doesn't do anything. If I click the item and place it back in my inventory it then pops up what should have shown upon the hover. It's really weird since I've made zero changes to anything on my mac or on my game settings. I've noticed as well that clicking on items like waypoints or shrines is extremely difficult and requires a few extra-persistent clicks. It's a really frustrating thing and has pretty much rendered the game unplayable. I've messed with the settings to no end, done a game reset, switched my mouse and nothing works. From what I gather a few people had this issue back in June but it seemed to be on Blizzard's side as it was across WoW, SCII, and D3 and randomly fixed itself.

    I've had the disappearing mouse cursor happen a couple times in the last week but that was fixed by just relaunching the game. I'm not too sure what can be causing it. I've tried the game in Fullscreen, windowed, windowed-fullscreen and it's all the same.

    Processor 2.4 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo
    Memory 4 GB 1067 MHz DDR3
    Graphics NVIDIA GeForce 320M 256 MB
    Software Mac OS X Lion 10.7.4 (11E53)
  • Did you try to rebuild the game caches and see if this helps in anyway?

    Rebuild the Diablo III Cache
      1. Navigate to /Applications/Diablo III/Data_D3/PC/MPQs and delete the Cache folder.
      2. Then, navigate to Users/Shared/ and delete the Agent.db file.
      3. Run the Diablo III Launcher and let the game update it's files.
      4. Press Play when you see Game is up to date
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