The wheel in the middle of the mouse allowing for scrolling.

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Disable mouse wheel doubleclick

My mouse's wheel sometimes doubleclicks instead of single click. Looks like hardware issue. How can I prevent sending another wheel click for one second for example?
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How to configure the mouse wheel button?

I have a basic optical wheel mouse (white & grey, 2-button + wheel). The scroll function operates when I roll the wheel, the wheel-click works for opening a link in a new tab, but the document / ...
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Mouse Movement + Key Press = Scroll

I would find it very, very nice if I could obtain scroll functionality (vertical is most important) by moving my mouse, say, up and down while holding down a key. I know scroll is normally obtained ...
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How to enable horizontal mouse wheel scrolling in unity?

I've read a few related questions: Enable horizontal scrolling in Ubuntu http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2097030 But hasn't given me the answer. Just plugged in a mouse in 12.04 and ...
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Mouse Wheel Issue

I have a dual operating system on my Dell Inspiron 3647. When I'm on the Windows side, my mouse wheel works the way I have always known a mouse-wheel to work - when one is moving the mouse wheel ...
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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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make KDE widgets unresponsive to mousewheel

Is there a way to prevent change of tabs with mouse wheel in Plasma Desktop widgets. For example tabs of task manager and virtual desktops. I want them be unresponsive to mouse-wheel even if mouse ...
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How to enable mouse wheel zoom on GNOME 3.10 - Ubuntu 13.10?

I'm currently using GNOME 3.10 on my Ubuntu 13.10. I saw a video which said that we could do that on Unity by using Compiz, but when I tried on GNOME, didn't work at all. I also tried using a PPA ...
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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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How do I get my old xmodmap settings back?

I wanted to disable "paste" action on mouse wheel click, and I use the code below(from this msg: http://askubuntu.com/a/55988); xmodmap -e "pointer = 1 25 3 4 5 6 7 8 9" It worked but also disabled ...
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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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Ubuntu 13.10 Mouse Scroll Wheel does in work in GTK3 apps

Scrolling is ok with a mouse in Firefox, but not with GTK3 apps. With the touch pad, two fingers scrolling works with all apps. I tested with xev and get button 4 and 5
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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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Desable auto repeat mouse wheel left/right button of logitech mouse

I used this topic : How to assign "back" and "forward" actions to Logitech Anywhere Mouse MX' horizontal scroll wheel? to link my logitech mouse buttons. It works well, except ...
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Change font size in Xfce Terminal using Ctrl + mouse wheel?

In Xfce Terminal, is it possible to change the font size using Ctrl + mouse-wheel as you would do in a browser?
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Mouse scroll wheel does not work for ubuntu 12.04 running under Hyper-V for Windows 8 Pro

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 lts on a Hyper-V virtual machine (MS Windows 8 Pro) and I need some help with the mouse driver. The mouse responds fine in general: the cursor's moving, left/right click works ...
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ButtonMapping - Positional parameters

In an X configuration file mouse buttons can be mapped using a ButtonMapping option: Section "InputClass" # ... Option "ButtonMapping" "1 9 3 4 5 6 7 8 2" # ... EndSection Changing the ...
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Middle-click and drag doesn't trigger auto scrolling

I've just came from a Windows system (in fact, I'm dual booting Ubuntu 12.04 and Win7), and in my Firefox installation back then, when I pressed the middle mouse button (mouse wheel), it displayed a ...
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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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Making xinput change permenant

I don't like the default functionality of the mouse's scroll wheel click doing a "paste". I can change that by doing the follwing: $ xinput set-button-map 12 1 0 3 4 5 6 7 This works fine, but if ...
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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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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 do I change scroll wheel sensitivity in Xubuntu 12.10 64-bit?

Exactly what it says on the tin. Googled, sifted through a few results from 2+ years ago, and no luck. This is a serious pain to my right index finger. I'm using Chromium, and it scrolls about three ...
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middle click will not work [closed]

I use an Acer Aspire One and dual booting Ubuntu 12.10 and Windows 7 Starter. (I don't use the Windows partition much.) I have a usb mouse and a usb keyboard. I have been using the middle click paste ...
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How can I configure a Logitech M705 to use stepless scrolling?

I'm using a Logitech K750(keyboard) and M705(mouse) using the same (one!) unifying USB connector. I paired them with my mac, but use them on my desktop with Ubuntu 12.10. Works nice. Just a few ...
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How to restore scroll wheel functionality in AbiWord?

Ever since I upgraded to Lubuntu 12.04 (from Lubuntu 11.10), the scroll wheel on my mouse has not worked in AbiWord for moving up and down in documents. The scroll wheel does still work in other ...
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Erratic mouse wheel after upgrade to 12.04

I upgraded from Lubuntu 11.10 to Lubuntu 12.04 (runs on Vmware server). After upgrade, my mouse wheel control don't work as it should. It works in Windows and when I go to Vmware Remote Console to ...
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Configuring mouse buttons

I am using a HP NK527AA Wireless mouse with two side buttons. His mouse wheel is half broken: I can scroll but I can't click it. In windows I configured the side buttons as 3rd mouse button but ...
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How to assign “back” and “forward” actions to Logitech Anywhere Mouse MX' horizontal scroll wheel?

I am using a Logitech Anywhere Mouse MX on my Ubuntu. Mouse works well, but I can't assign the actions to the extra buttons available on it. What I miss the most is the "back" and "forward" actions ...
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How do I disable pasting when clicking the middle mouse button/wheel? [duplicate]

I use the mouse wheel a lot to scroll up and down in my documents and files. Having moved from Windows, I didn't realise that the middle mouse button/wheel, when clicked, pastes highlighted text where ...
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Sensitive middle-button (mouse)

Whenever I click on the middle-button on my mouse-wheel, it seems that multiple click events are being sent in succession. Case in point: when I middle-click a bookmark folder in Chrome (to open up ...
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How to turn off copy function when pressing mouse wheel? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I disable middle mouse button click paste? How to turn off copy function when pressing MOUSE2 (wheel) button ? any ideas ?
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How to turn off scrolling emulation?

How can I turn off mouse-wheel emulation with middle mouse button? I need to use middle mouse shortcuts in Blender and that feature covers middle mouse in all aplications. It is possible to turn it ...
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image viewer: mouse wheel to move back and forward

In the gnome image viewer (3.2.0), I would like to change these shortcuts for next/prev image to use the mousewheel. I would also like to change it in shotwell if possible. Current the mousewheel is ...
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Mouse wheel jumpy on scrolling

I have a small issue that's really annoying me and wondering if there is a possible fix for it. im using the latest distro of Ubuntu 10.10 and when scrolling up and down pages, especially in google ...
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How can I change the mouse's wheel scroll rate?

I'm using Chrome, and the scroll rate is like 3 lines, and it's painfully slow. My finger gets tired really quickly on long pages. System → Preferences → Mouse lacks any scroll wheel configuration ...