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xmodmap pointer setting doesn't affect all applications

I have a laptop designed for windows 8 and running ubuntu 14.04. Because it is designed for windows 8, the touchpad is backwards. The scroll bars on the side and top are reversed so that it feels like ...
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Trouble with touchpad&mouse scroll

I have notebook HP compaq 6720s with ubuntu 14.04. Mouse scroll work ok, but scroll on touchpad is reversed. I trying to configurate touchpad in Ubuntu tweak, result: touchpad scroll works ok, but ...
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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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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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536 views

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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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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130 views

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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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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280 views

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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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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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 ...
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Decrease mouse scroll amount

How can I decrease (or generally change) the mouse wheel scroll amount in Ubuntu? I didn't mean the speed of scroll, and the thing I want is just the amount. for example, when reading a document, I ...
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3answers
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Touchpad scroll not working on HP Pavilion dm3 laptop

I have an HP Pavilion dm3 laptop running Ubuntu 11.10. My touchpad works perfectly fine, but with one exception, the scrolling does not work. Does anybody out there know of any sure-fire fix that ...
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4answers
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How to make ubuntu support touchpad scrolling?

I have a dell (inspiron n5110) laptop and manual book said that i can scroll using two fingers on the touch-pad and scroll up, down, left, and right it workd in windows but that didn't happen in ...
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1answer
610 views

Samsung n150+ touchpad settings disappeared

Edge scrolling wasn't working on my Samsung 150+ netbook so I enabled it using the fix described here: Can't edge scroll on Samsung RV510 Since doing this the TouchPad options in System Settings ...
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1answer
990 views

Multitouch + Scrolling do not work on Acer 4741

My laptop is an Acer 4741. It's running Ubuntu 11.10 When I worked on Windows 7, my touch pad had vertical and horizontal scrolling and multi-gesture. Both scrolling and multi-gesture aren't working ...
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Swapping the double and triple finger tap actions on trackpad

I am looking for a way to swap the 'tap' action when using two and three fingers. At the moment, as standard, double-finger-tapping right clicks, and tripple-finger-tapping middle clicks ... I would ...
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How do I get multitouch working on the touchpad on a Sony Vaio VPC-F11?

I have Natty running fine in my sony vaio vpc-f11 series laptop . I tried out the instructions in this page. Now I have my touchpad configured as a generic mouse. So the vertical scrolling works ...
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383 views

Mouse wheel scroll events persist after hitting meta key

For awhile now (including in Ubuntu 10.10 and 11.04), I've experienced an issue with scroll events initiated on my Touchpad. Steps to reproduce are: 1) Open Firefox 2) Start a vertical scroll event on ...
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409 views

How to change the shortcut to scroll?

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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Scrolling on touchpad stopped working on AAO d250 [closed]

im using ubuntu 10.10 since november 2010 and never had this kind of problem. Look, today I just turned on my netbook and I couldn't move the mouse, so I looked up for the fix and did this. sudo ...
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How to adjust TouchPad edge scroll area in Ubuntu?

I have an Acer Aspire that I have dual booting XP and Ubuntu. On the Windows side, the driver allows you to set how close your finger has to be to the edge of the TouchPad before it goes into scroll ...