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Install the package xautomation, we need the command xte sudo apt-get install xautomation Install the package x11-utils, we need the command xev sudo apt-get install x11-utils Check the code for the two mouse buttons. Start the command xev in a terminal: xev Move the mouse in the new window Press your wheel left and wheel right In my case, note ...


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You have a Focaltech touchpad. The driver can be installed by running in terminal sudo add-apt-repository ppa:hanipouspilot/focaltech-dkms sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install focaltech-dkms You can run sudo modprobe -r psmouse sudo modprobe psmouse to get it work immediately, or just reboot. If you have 14.04, then you will have to reboot, ...


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I have a similar issue and I have developed a different solution. I've written a Python script that listens for udev events and runs some commands whenever a device is plugged or unplugged. In my case, one of the commands disables mouse acceleration. I've choosen this solution because it does not require root permissions, and thus can be applied on any ...


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It is possible to get back the touchpad and mouse settings in your control panel. You can simply install it either from synaptic package manager or by using the following apt command sudo apt-get install touchpad-indicator If you are facing the problem with the settings just remove the mouse and touchpad settings file by the following command rm -fr ...


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OPs solution: -SOLUTION- Well I found where the problem lies. It turns out that I must have accidentally used the "function key + F9" which turns on/off the Touchpad. Sorry for all the trouble, but thank you everyone for your help.


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The alias you have tried alias googleearth='LIBGL_ALWAYS_SOFTWARE=1 googleearth' should work, maybe you did this: alias googleearth='LIBGL_ALWAYS_SOFTWARE=1 googleearth' ; googleearth or you used the alias in a script or in a fuction. Nothing of this works. If it still doesn't work for you, try creating a function instead of an alias. Don't forget to ...


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I did find a solution to this problem. I installed Windows in a virtual machine, attached the USB mouse device to the VM, then traced the USB traffic with Wireshark and isolated the control command that the official Logitech driver used to set the polling rate. (This was quite helpful in pointing me in the right direction: ...


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have the same problem afetr upgrading to 15.04 from 14.10. Somtimes the mouse pointer will apear, this happens aprox 1 in 5 computer switch on times. I found a way to get round this as suggested above. sudo service lightdm restart This does have to be issued after every start up . Does anybody know of a more longterm fix ? I have now found a longterm fix. ...


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Reboot your PC, enter on the BIOS Setup, search for "USB legacy support" (ASUS Motherboards you can find on "advanced settings") and set as "enabled". Check your motherboard manual or the vendor website. I hope it can help you.


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I think I found the answer, but not sure how to make it permanent(I think it resets on reboot?) First, do the above xinput list and get the id of your device. Not sure why, but there are 2 mice coming up with id=8 and id=10. I picked 8, and it worked. I ran the following line xinput --set-prop "8" "Device Accel Constant Deceleration" 1.5, with the value of ...


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I don't have enough rep to comment unfortunately, you simply open the startup applications app and add the command as /usr/bin/xinput --set-prop "8" "Device Accel Constant Deceleration" 1.5. Then, at login the script will be run.


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Install dconf tools: sudo apt-get install dconf-tools Start it with dconf-editor & Head to org >> gnome >> desktop >> interface and select your cursor theme. Open a terminal and enter the command: sudo update-alternatives --config x-cursor-theme Select the number that corresponds to your choice Reboot your system The reason why the cursor theme ...


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Unfortunately the xorg-input driver has three and four finger detection disabled. In order to re-enable them you will have to patch the xserver-xorg-input-synaptics driver. http://mangel312.blogspot.com/2015/02/enable-multitouch-on-dell-xps-13-9333.html



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