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I want to change the shortcut to scroll. Instead of using the edge of my (buggy) touchpad (see this), I would like to make my own shortcut with the keyboard keys.
Is it possible?
Thanks in advance.

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Yes I did it. It is easy once we know how to do...

1) Install XDoTool and Compiz

sudo aptitude install xdotool compizconfig-settings-manager 

2) Open Compiz (Menu > System > Preferences > CompizConfig Manager)


3) Go to commands and add this lines:

xdotool click --clearmodifiers 4  

xdotool click --clearmodifiers 5  

enter image description here

Hope I enjoy ;-)

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This is great! Thank you so much! – desgua Apr 16 '11 at 22:13
Ok. I'm glad to help (especially myself ;-) ) – desgua Apr 16 '11 at 22:14

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