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Ignoring horizontal scrolling while scrolling vertically

I use two-finger scrolling. I would like to enable horizontal scrolling using dconf Editor but when I do, every time I scroll vertically, if I happen to move horizontally even a little, it is ...
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Mouse wheel won't scroll 100% of the time in file system [closed]

I'm running XFCE Desktop Environment, with the default Window Manager and am using Nemo File Manager. I love everything about this setup, except one thing: I can't scroll through my files like I ...
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How can I adjust the speed of my scroll wheel in saucy? [duplicate]

For some reason, my mouse scroll-wheel speed is noticeably slower than on any other operating system I've used. I looked in the system settings GUI and I haven't found anything of use. Normally in ...
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imwheel destroys back / forth navigation buttons from my mouse

I installed imwheel correctly with sudo apt-get install imwheel. Afterwards I did insert this: ".*" None, Up, Up, 10 None, Down, Down, 10 in my ~/.imwheelrc file. The ...
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how to make a TrackPoint pointing stick with clickpad behave as a scroll wheel

I am trying very hard to enable scroll wheel emulation using the TrackPoint when button 2 of a clickpad is pressed. When I use a TrackPoint with dedicated buttons (by this I mean pressing dedicated ...
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Kubuntu natural scrolling TouchPad only but not for mouse

KDE has the option to "Reverse scroll direction", which is great when I'm using my TouchPad, however, I equally use a mouse quite often on my laptop but when it comes to a mouse, I prefer the normal ...
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Mouse scrolling is not working

I have installed Lxde desktop in Ubuntu 12.4, but the mouse scrolling is not working. Can that be a problem with drivers? and when I minimize a window it doesn't show in the task bar, how can I make ...
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I have a Logitech V220 cordless Mouse

The scroll wheel is not recognized by the xunbuntu OS I have loaded on my older HP Laptop. Logitech does not have drivers for Linux OS. Is there a way to get the scroll wheel/third button to operate ...
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How can scrolling when the middle clickpad button is pressed be enabled?

I have a Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga which is equipped with a clickpad. I want to enable scrolling using the middle clickpad button. So, I want to be able to scroll in, say, an editor by pressing and holding ...
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Mousewheel does not work in gedit

I have uninstalled overlay-scrollbar. But in gedit mouse-wheel does not work when scrolling. In other gnome and kde programs mouse-wheel works well; it is disabled just in gedit. I open it in kde ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 soft mouse scrolling

I´ve just installed Ubuntu and I realized that whe I scroll with the middle wheel of the mouse, in any application, the page to be scrolled moved quite fast. Like a jump.Is there any way to configure ...
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Scroll unfocused window under mouse

In OS X, when you scroll with the mouse wheel/trackpad, the window that get’s scrolled is the one under the mouse, even if inactive, not necessarily the focused one. Something like WizMouse on ...
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Natural scrolling in Nautilus

In Ubuntu 13.10, I have "Natural Scrolling" enabled. It works great except in Nautilus which uses reversed (normal instead of natural) scrolling direction (for vertical scrolling, not just horizontal ...
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How to enable mouse wheel scroll of tabs in gedit? [duplicate]

In gedit, one used to be able to use the mouse wheel to scroll through all the tabs opened. Now the function is gone. (mouse wheel working very fine, scroll through tabs still working on earlier ...
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Content stick to fingers for external mouse?

Content stick to fingers in the settings seems to apply only to the trackpad of my laptop. How to make it also apply to an external mouse ?
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Microsoft Explorer Touch Mouse compatibility

Is the Microsoft Explorer Touch Mouse fully compliant with Ubuntu? In particular the horizontal scrolling?
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Page number display when scrolling

I have a question about scrolling in LibreOffice Writer. When I scroll up or down a document, as soon as I turn the mousewheel, a black rectangle reading "Page 1/4" shows up, on the right side of the ...
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Why do my windows shade (roll up) on scroll when my cursor is at the right edge of a maixmized window?

I'm using Ubuntu 13.04 and whenever I have a window maximized and use the scroll wheel while the cursor is on the right edge, the window rolls up. This is annoying since the scroll bar is on the right ...
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Mousewheel of gaming mouse stopped working - how to reset / fix it?

Suddenly the wheel of my G9x stopped working. The other buttons work just fine, I can even use the mousewheel to scroll left and right by pushing the mouse-wheel to one side or the other. I wonder ...
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Mouse scroll wheel moves window content too far each gradation

On some Linux distributions, such as Ubuntu, moving the scroll wheel causes the window to move too far, usually skipping some content. It quite frustrating because it means i have to use the window ...
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Scrollling deceleration like in OSX

Is it possible in Ubuntu with a touchpad 2-finger scrolling? I do not know how to explain this, but the feeling is like kicking with your foot on a skateboard: When you scroll down a long page - if ...
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Touchpad scroll not working after installing gdm on ThinkPad E530

I have gone through Touchpad not detected on ThinkPad E530, but no use. When I installed Ubuntu 12.04, my touchpad was working fine with scrolling. When I installed 'gdm' it stopped working. Then, I ...
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Hold mouse button to scroll

I'm the proud owner of a set of Kinesis foot pedals, which by default map to USB mouse buttons 1 to 3. I'm trying to use these as "scroll pedals", i.e. pushing and holding the left/right pedal ...
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Mouse wheel doesn't scroll in emacs 23.4.1 in Ubuntu 13.04

Scrolling with the mouse wheel doesn't work for me in emacs. When I try, I get the messages: mouse-4 [[or mouse-5]] is undefined I tried M-x mouse-wheel-mode, but get the error: Symbol's value as ...
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Hyper-V Ubuntu 12.04: Mouse scroll wheel doesnt work

I've been trying to setup an Ubuntu 12.04 workstation on a Hyper-V virtual machine (MS Windows Server 2008 R2) and I need some help with the mouse driver. The mouse responds fine in general: the ...
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Gedit - Background mouse wheel

I'm encountering a problem on all my Ubuntu & Mint installs: When I have a file opened with Gedit and scroll the mouse wheel into another application, gedit gets scrolled too. How to reproduce: ...
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Feasible to page back with Apple's Trackpad?

Is it feasible to page back with two fingers swipe on either trackpad or mouse in Ubuntu as implemented default at OS X? Or if it isn't, is there a better way to do it than just move to the arrow ...
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Where can I setup scrolling speed in Ubuntu 13.04?

I cannot find where I can setup mouse-wheel scroll speed in Ubuntu. It's not available in mouse settings for me. Could you give me some hint where to find it? Right now the scrolling is very rough ...
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xinput Wheel Emulation properties have no effect

On an Ubuntu 13.04 machine, I have the following input devices: $ xinput list ⎡ Virtual core pointer id=2 [master pointer (3)] ⎜ ↳ Virtual core XTEST pointer ...
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Different mouse scrolling on different apps

I have a weird thing going on.. Running 13.04. I setup my scrolling to be with two fingers, "content sticks to fingers" is unchecked. The thing is that on nautilus for an example the scrolling dose ...
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Inverted mouse wheel functioning

The scrolling of my mouse wheel is inverted (i.e when I drag the wheel downwards, the screen moves upwards) only when any web browser windows are open. Can anybody help me fix this with my 12.04? It's ...
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Ubuntu sidebar won't register scroll wheel when trying to scroll vertically

I upgraded from Ubuntu 12.10 to 13.04, and I've noticed something is not working properly. In 12.10 it was easy to slide up and down the vertically-inclined sidebar by simply rolling the mouse wheel ...
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No more scroll wheel scrolling along the sidebar in 13.04?

Just upgraded to 13, and one thing that I have immediately noticed it lacking is scrolling via the mouse scroll wheel through icons stored in the sidebar. This was my primary way of getting up and ...
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Increase mouse wheel scroll speed

As the title says, I want to increase the number of rows that are passed when I use the mouse wheel for scrolling. I know that there exists ways to do that for Firefox and Chromium, although I want ...
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How to increase mouse wheel sensitivity with a modifier key?

The sensitivity of the mouse scroll wheel famously cannot be adjusted as is explained in this question and the many duplicates asking the same. I am wondering whether there is a simple fix available ...
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Gnome-sound-applet mouse wheel function is broken

I'm using Gnome Classic session in Ubuntu 12.10 and am running the gnome-sound-applet in order to have a volume control in the systray (tint2). Mouse wheel scrolling to change the volume doesn't seem ...
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Logitech G700 not scrolling

I have just installed Ubuntu 12.04 in a virtual machine (Virtual Box running on Windows 7). But I have a problem using my Logitech G700 mouse. If I use the scroll-wheel nothing happens, but I can ...
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Why is the middle button mapped to pasting?

I'm in love with Ubuntu, but I really HATE this feature. I am a programmer and it happened a number of times that I introduced a bug because I inadvertently pasted some code which didn't belong there. ...
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Why does my wireless mouse scroll jumps up and down when i only scroll in one direction?

Hi I have a wireless mouse: [ 5362.964326] usb 2-2: new full-speed USB device number 2 using ohci_hcd [ 5363.186052] input: MOSART Semi. 2.4G Wireless Mouse as ...
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Scroll with Middle Click

Can i use the middle click mouse button so i can scroll down faster like windows? I mean when i am in windows and i press the middle click somewhere i can scroll in a 4 way pointer shows on the screen ...
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Can I enable OS X-style mouse wheel scrolling (not natural scrolling)

This is the way that Mac OS scrolling with a boring old handheld mouse works (as opposed to fancy soap bar and multitouch mice): The more and the faster you scroll, the further the mouse scrolling ...
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Can Mouse Wheel Scrolling be enabled in Byobu

I've seen elsewhere that scrolling via the mouse wheel (and other mousy events) can be enabled for tmux.. can this feature also be enabled in byobu (over tmux) and how?
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My mouse wheel skips half the page

I have the "Mac OSX Lion" theme installed on my Ubuntu 12.04.1 computer. I have this glitch with my scroll wheel, that when I try to scroll down the page,l it skips about 1/2 of it. What can I do to ...
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Mouse scroll not working on Oracle VirtualBox

I have Windows7x64 and Oracle VirtualBox 4.1.18 installed on it.I installed Ubuntu 12.04x64 and when I use it, mouse scrolling(Logitech M175) is not working. What I should do to make it work?
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Changing mouse behaviour in EOG

When I open a photo in eog I can easily zoom with the mouse mouse wheel. This is kind of nice but since I have a touchpad with two-fingered scrolling and horizontal scrolling I'd rather scroll in the ...
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Specify parameters for launcher program

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I have Google Chrome in my launcher and I want to add the parameter --scroll-pixels=50 when I open it. However, I don't get any option to set the command line options ...
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Enable smooth scrolling for mouse wheel

12.04 has smooth scrolling enabled for touchpads with GTK. I was wondering if it could be enabled for mouse wheels too? If yes, how? If not, why not? Thanks.
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How to get the 'right click + scroll' feature of VistaSwitcher in Ubuntu?

When using Windows I use VistaSwitcher to scroll through open windows. I have used Compiz to set Ctrl+Scroll to next and prev windows but I'd (ideally) like something with the ability to see the ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 w/unity - Mouse lag

Dell Latitude-E6500 3.2.0-24-generic #37-Ubuntu SMP x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux Graphics chip: Quadro NVS 160M Driver - 295.40 Here is my problem. My mouse lags in Ubuntu. It is always a few ms ...
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Touchpad scrolling not working in nautilus of 12.04 [closed]

My touchpad scrolling in ubuntu 12.04 in not working for the nautilus window manager. However it is perfectly working in the browsers when I have to scroll down the page. Can I enable scrolling from ...