Questions tagged [magic-trackpad]

multi-touch trackpad, produced by Apple Inc.

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Cannot auto reconnect Magic Trackpad 2 since Kernel 5.0

Ubuntu 18.x | 19.04 on kernel < 5.0 works as expected. Prior to kernel 5.0 I was using 4.8 and the Magic Trackpad was able to automatically reconnect (via a simple click on the pad) after a system ...
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Macbook pro keyboard and track pad with Ubuntu 18.04

Can you please guide me how to use "Command" key instead of "control" key in Macbook pro with Ubuntu 18.04 ? Also I wanted to use multiple touch capability of macbook with ubuntu for pinch to zoom, ...
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Is there a way to use full functionality of Magic Trackpad with ubuntu 17.10

What way would you recommend to take advantage of multi-touch gestures with MagicTrackpad2 on Ubuntu 17.10 (Gnome)? Next aspects are of particular interest: possibility to configure 1 to 4 finger ...
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App Switcher Randomly Pops Up 16.04

I'm having the same issue described here on Ubuntu 16.04, running on a MacBook pro. The alt+tab applications switcher seems to randomly popup out of nowhere, perhaps from some interaction with the ...
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Magic Trackpad 2 is not recognized as synpatic touchpad

I have found a lot of posts in the Internet working with Apple Magic Trackpad on Ubuntu. I bought Apple Magic Trackpad 2, and seems like it is not recognized as a touchpad. I can do left click and ...
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mbp Ubuntu 14.04.3 mouse/trackpad scrolling

I installed Ubuntu on my mbp (dual boot w el capitan via rEFind) and I'm not getting scrolling by default nor do I see it in Mouse & Trackpad How can I get mouse scrolling working again? Notes: $...
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Limit Gesture Sensitivity on Ginn

I installed ginn, and set it up so when I do a left or right four finger swipe, it sends the ctrl-alt (direction) key press to easily move between workspaces. It works, but it keeps on sending the key ...
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How do I adjust the pointer speed and scrolling speed of a trackpad?

How can I increase the pointer speed and scrolling speed of Apple Trackpad beyond the max speed allowed in System Settings? I'm using Ubuntu 12.04.01. Please see below the mouse and trackpad ...
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Apple magic track pad not working with 12.04.01

I have just now finished installing Ubuntu 12.04.01 (Bye-bye Windows...). I am trying to get Apple magic track pad working with it. I have read several similar questions but no one answered my problem....
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How do I use Apple Magic Trackpad for Firefox navigation?

I use my trackpad with touchegg and touchegg-gce for easier configuration. In the initial configuration there's an 'application' section for Chromium navigation which uses 2-finger drag that doesn't ...
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Configuring Apple Magic Trackpad in 12.04

How should I configure a Magic Trackpad in 12.04 to ignore my thumb at the bottom of the trackpad change scrolling speed change gesture functions (e.g. have three-finger tap = middle-click), if doing ...
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Enabling Multi-touch features of the Apple Magic Mouse on Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Apple Magic Trackpad aftrer upgrade from Ubuntu 11.10 to Ubuntu 12.04 (64 Bit) - Multitouch not working! I want to write a simple app that uses Apple's Magic Trackpad, nothing ...
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How to pinch zoom in 12.04 using (magic) trackpad

I use the magic trackpad on my desktop, and my laptop has a synaptic trackpad. Both machines run on Xubuntu 12.04, and vertical/horizontal two-fingers scrolling work out of box, but I cannot pinch ...
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magic trackpad - Ubuntu

I've been using a mac in my job for a while now. The only feature I like about it above my ubuntu (on an HP) is the trackpad. I love doing the strokes to move between different files. It really makes ...
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How can I disable arbitrary default multitouch gestures in Unity?

I'm using a custom Touchégg multitouch gesture setup in Ubuntu 11.04 with a Magic Trackpad. Since the default gestures (such as 3-finger tap and drag to move windows, 4 finger tap to reveal the dash, ...
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Apple Magic Trackpad freezes when I tap with 3 or more fingers

I bought an Apple Magic Trackpad. The device is working out of the box on Ubuntu 11.04 64bit. However, when I tap with 3 - or more - fingers the device stops working. It works again if I disconnect ...
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How do I right click with a Magic Trackpad?

I can't seem to right click with my Magic Trackpad on Ubuntu 11.04. On maverick, a two-finger tap would do, but in natty it seems to be assigned to middle click, and three-finger tap is assigned to ...
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How do I configure an Apple Magic Trackpad to use with Unity?

Looking for some detailed document describing configuring Apple Magic Trackpad with multitouch gestures. Currently, Unity runs with single finger tap as left click, 2 fingers tap as right click , 3 ...
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How is the Magic Trackpad's Battery Life (with Ubuntu)

What are other peoples experiences are with the battery life of the Apple Magic Trackpad using Ubuntu? I think I've emptied included batteries after about two weeks usage for five days a week, eight ...
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Multitouch in PyMT-Demo under Maverick with Magic Trackpad

I have a Magic Trackpad, it's configured as described here. The following works: 1 finger Tap = Leftclick 2 finger Tap = Rightclick 3 finger Tap = Middleclick 2 finger Drag = Scrolling But out of ...
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Apple Magic Trackpad multitouch configuration

Today I installed the Ubuntu 10.10 release on my Desktop PC. I was running Ubuntu 10.04 LTS with an Apple Magic Trackpad and everything was working fine. After today's fresh installation of Ubuntu 10....