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In Windows 7 when I tap my touch pad three times my browser navigates backwards.

Can this fucntionality be replicated in Ubuntu 11?

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I haven't used it myself but perhaps EasyStroke might be able to recognize that gesture. To install Easystroke on Ubuntu 11.04, open the Terminal and issue these commands:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:easystroke/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install easystroke

To add mouse gestures, run this command from the Terminal:

easystroke -g
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Thanks for the suggestion. Doesn't seem to work with Synaptics mousepad - cant get the gesture to record –  izip Aug 16 '11 at 20:16
    
hmm wait a sec, had the wrong button selected in preference tab, was set to button 2, set it to button 1 –  izip Aug 16 '11 at 20:22
    
Sweet, that works, cheers Gus! –  izip Aug 16 '11 at 20:24

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