How can I stop the behaviour that when I put my cursor over the title bar and then turn my mouse wheel, the window gets rolled in?
It is really annoying and happens accidentally quite often.

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I finally found a solution:

  1. Open the xfce4-settings-editor via terminal
  2. Click xfwm4 / general / mousewheel_rollup and uncheck the enable box

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Thats it :)

  • Thank you sir, you saved my day (very annoying behavior indeed). – Benito Feb 6 '17 at 17:24

Rolling seems to be enabled by default still in Xubuntu 18.04. Here's the setting:

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The recent xfwm4 4.11.1 development release (hence the upcoming Xfce 4.12) will contain the following:

  • Add tweak setting to toggle roll up feature (bug #10563).
  • Disable roll up feature by default (bug #10563).

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