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In MacOSX the default settings is to move back/forward a page in Firefox when I do a three-finger swipe left/right.

In Unity, three-finger-swipes invokes window movement.

How can I configure trackpad swipes?

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have you looked into Touchegg? it provides multitouch gesture options.

Check this post for more info.

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I'm looking at it now, and I'm unable to disable the default three-finger swipe action (move window). – neu242 Feb 19 '12 at 13:28
@Arian, welcome to Ask Ubuntu. While this link may answer the question, it would be preferrable to include the essential parts of the answer here, and provide the link for reference. Link-only answers can become invalid if the linked page changes. Thank you. – Peachy Aug 27 '12 at 1:53

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