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Issues with scrollbars, mouse scrollwheels, and touchpad gestures used for scrolling

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Swap scroll axes (not the direction but the actual axes) while retaining the same axes orientation on the trackball

I have a trackball mouse (Gameball). I want two things: Swap the scrolling axes (vertical for horizontal and viceversa) (this effectively to change the physical buttons that correspond to these axes (...
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two finger scrolling and tap to click stopped working in Ubuntu 22.04 Jammy Jellyfish

I've just updated and first thing I check has stopped working. It's an HP EliteBook 820 G2 and I updated from Impish 21.10. Can anyone suggest fixes or troubleshooting? I tried editing the settings to ...
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Precise scrolling & pinch to zoom broken in Firefox on 22.04 after working on 21.10

How do I enable precise scrolling and pinch to zoom in Firefox? I just put the default installation of the latest LTS on my laptop yesterday, and precise scrolling in Firefox is broken (two finger ...
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Switching input source to Thai(th) turns on Scroll Lock

I have 2 new computers with the same model and specs. They have Ubuntu 22.04 LTS and Pop Shell installed on different day. One of them, changing input source from English(en) to Thai(th) toggles ...
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Disable distinct "scrolling" mouse cursor appearance

When I scroll in the default file manager using my touchpad, and reaching an endpoint, the mouse cursor constantly jumps between two distinct appearances: Regular cursor, and... ...some four-way ...
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Disable switching between different desktops with mouse scroll

I just upgraded from 20.04 to 22.04 and so far I am loving the new update. After changing the dock to auto hide I found that when you move your mouse to the left side of the screen and scroll it ...
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Scrolling fails on Ubuntu 22.04

I just upgraded from Ubuntu 20.04 to Ubuntu 22.04. All scrolling was working fine on the v20.04 but now completely fails with all applications after I upgraded to v22.04. The OS was the only thing I ...
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Kinetic scrolling gone in Firefox after update to 22.04

After updating from 21.10 to 22.04 I no longer get the kinetic scrolling effect in Firefox that was working fine before. apz.gtk.kinetic_scroll.enabled is still true. How do I get it back?
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MacOS-like Elastic Scrolling in GNOME?

I just saw a differing question about scrolling in GNOME and it reminded me that there is no elastic scrolling in GNOME, which completely changes the feel of my computer. How do you make it so when ...
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Slow down two finger scrolling

I just switched from windows to Ubuntu last night and I am enjoying everything so far. My biggest issue is that the two finger scrolling speed is super fast for some reason, and at the end of each ...
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How do I change touchpad scroll speed?

I just installed Ubuntu on my Surface Laptop 3, and the first thing I noticed is that the scroll speed is incredibly fast. To change this, I tried many things, most of which didn't work. When I tried ...
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Scrolling with touchpad in vscode is jerky

I have installed Ubuntu 20.04 on my old Mac book pro from 2015. I am experiencing issues with scrolling with the touchpad with 3rd party applications. Now matter how fast or "long" I swipe ...
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Automatic Spreadsheet scrolling

I think I am using the latest standard of Ubuntu - I am unsure how to check actually version number. When I open a new or existing spreadsheet in LibreOffice Calc ,after a few seconds it starts ...
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How to get touchpad & scrolling fixed with Ubuntu?

With Ubuntu 21.10 and Kernel version "5.13.0-28-generic", the touchpad is not working. In the "Mouse & Touchpad" settings, there is no option seen for "touchpad". ...
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Smooth scroll in Geany?

I am using Geany in Ubuntu 20.04. Many applications have smooth scroll, but for some reason Geany doesn't. Is it possible to change this?
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Touchscreen scroll issue 2in1 Convertible Document viewer

When I use Document Viewer in tablet mode, moving the Document with one finger on the screen works at first. Then at some point (randomly), this is no longer so. When I try to move the content, it ...
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How to get smooth scroll with Logitech mouse

I have a Logitech M600 mouse working in Ubuntu 20.04. I would like to have smooth scrolling instead of "discrete scrolling", i.e. the same type of scrolling I have in my touchpad. How can I ...
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Tweak Scrollbar Click Behavior

By default, when clicking a scrollbar's gutter, the middle of the bar moves to the point that was clicked. I'd prefer that it worked like in Windows, where the bar moves toward the mouseclick but not ...
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natural scrolling on Unity desktop 20.04

I just installed Unity coming from Gnome and I don't see natural scrolling option there. What do I need to install on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS?
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Touchpad two finger scroll too fast. Synaptics not working

I am currently running Ubuntu 20.04 LTS on Lenovo Ideapad L340. The touchpad two-finger scrolling is too fast. Tried Solutions like: xinput --set-prop <id> 'Synaptics Scrolling Distance' 8 8 but ...
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Touch pad receive click press And scrolling

I am using dell Inspiron 15 3000 and it is install Ubuntu 20.04.3 lts when i scrolling in Google chrome or Firefox and any other program, some time touchpad receive click press. Can you help to fix ...
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How to change scrolling speed with xinput when there's no "scroll distance" prop?

Most other answers on this type of question point to using xinput to set the "scroll distance" or "scroll delta" from "evdev". But my device have zero evdev or Scroll ...
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while Scrolling with 2 fingers on touch-pad contents skipped in Ubuntu?

I have just dual-booted windows 10 with Ubuntu 20.04 and I am facing a problem with scrolling on any page in Ubuntu. Whenever I scroll down a page with the touch-pad contents get skipped or move very ...
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How to fix fast scrolling in Ubuntu 20.04.3 running in hyper-v?

I am using Ubuntu via hyper-v.. two finger scroll via touchpad is too sensitive (ie) it is too fast for page scroll. I am also not getting touchpad options in settings. I tried to install and reboot, ...
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How to increase mouse scroll speed - explained for begginers?

I want to increase the mouse scroll wheel speed, and I found no answers for beginners (Ubuntu 21.04) with all the steps properly explained. EG: For example, I read a line beginning with sudo apt-get ...
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IntelliJ IDEA: two-finger touchpad scrolling does not work

I think this is a known issue since I see it on different laptops, but still does not google easily. In IntelliJ IDEA, when I unplug mouse and use my (synaptics?) Lenovo touchpad under Linux, it won't ...
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Scrolling with two fingers, I don't have that option

How can I enable two finger scrolling in Ubuntu 20.04?
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Smooth Scroll For Chrome

I am using Ubuntu's latest version, How can I enable smooth scroll for chrome browser? I have tried searching many things, but can not found anything. help would be appreciated.
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Middle mouse button scrolling?

In ubuntu 20.04 middle mouse button scrolling doesn't working? But in windows 10 it works fine. I am using Bluetooth intex mouse.
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kinetic scrolling (scrolling which continues when taking fingers off trackpad) not working for Ubuntu 20.04 LTS on HP Zbook

How do I get kinetic scrolling to work on my laptop trackpad? When I go into settings and click the test your settings button and the kinetic scrolling works completely fine. However, it doesn't seem ...
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Edge scrolling on Ubuntu Gnome, not working as like Ubuntu Unity - 20.04

The edge scrolling on Ubuntu Gnome 20.04 suddenly stops working. And overall is not as smooth as Ubuntu Unity 20.04. I simply change the Gnome DE to Unity, and the scroll works excellently. Change it ...
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Middle mouse button pastes even after scrolling with TrackPoint (on Lenovo Wireless TrackPoint Keyboard II) [closed]

I have a Thinkpad X250 running Linux Mint 20.1 Cinnamon (5.4.0-74-generic). I recently bought a Lenovo Thinkpad Trackpoint Wireless II keyboard, and I'm positively surprised by how well everything ...
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Very annoying problem : Browsers keep scrolling up and down by themselves (seemingly in random order)

I'm using a Dell laptop with Ubuntu(18.04) and Windows dual-boot. Since almost one month I have this very annoying problem: when I'm using my browser to read an article online or browse any long ...
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Slow down trackpad scroll speed

Ubuntu 21.04 on Dell XPS 13 9370 The trackpad scrolling gesture is too fast, but I can't seem to find a way to slow it down in the system settings. I've read about tweaking things with xinput but it's ...
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Horizontal Scrolling Gnome App Grid

I am working on a project, and would like to make the app grid scrolling horizontal. I'm on GNOME 3.36, and have no idea on how to go about doing this. Can someone help me?
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Is there a way to enable coasting or inertial scrolling on Ubuntu 20.04?

I'm on a desktop using a mouse and on windows I enjoy inertial scrolling the MS Edge provides by default. However that's not the case for Edge on linux, or any of the chromium browsers. Firefox is ...
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Xubuntu - Reverse scrolling in Chrome and Natural scrolling in Firefox with the same setting

I'm on Xubuntu 20.04.2, and in the 'Mouse and Touchpad' setting, I have 'ETPS/2 Elantech Touchpad' enabled and 'Reverse scroll direction' is checked. With this, I see that I'm able to perform Reverse ...
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Touchpad on double tap moves the pointer anywhere on the screen (mainly to the top and bottom) in Ubuntu 18.04 bionic

When I double tap on touchpad for two fingers scrolling, the pointer moves anywhere on the screen (mainly on the top or bottom of the screen) which is pain for me. I am currently using Ubuntu 18.04 ...
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How to increase scroll amount/speed on brave browser?

I have HW acceleration, and threaded scrolling available. The scroll works smooth and looks great but it's quite short, meaning I have to scroll quite more than I'd like to reach the end of a page. ...
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Brave Browser - Auto-Scrolling

Is there a way to activate Auto-Scrolling (Middle-click scrolling) on Brave Browser? I looked everywhere on the settings page, but could not find anything. All my searched led to activating Auto-...
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How to set scrolling speed in KUbuntu?

I've searched how to set scrolling in KUbuntu, but couldn't find a solution. It just seems strange to me that such a basic thing isn't present on linux. First, let me clarify why this is not a ...
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Wheel scrolling with imwheel inconsistent

Xubuntu 20.04 guest running in VirtualBox on top of Windows 10 Wheel scrolling was too slow, so I installed imwheel as recommended on Increase mouse wheel scroll speed (and similar resources) and ...
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How to have smooth scrolling in Ubuntu 20.04?

I miss the inertial scrolling in Windows 10. Is there a way to implement global-wide smooth scrolling in Ubuntu 20.04? The scrolling feels clunky, and I’d love for it to be smoother.
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I cannot set the right mouse wheel scroll

I have Ubuntu 20.10. I have problems with my mouse wheel because the scrolling has the reversed direction. There is this question, which I read. However this is not a dup because after having done all ...
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Middle button for scroll with tracking point and for paste on Thinkpad Trakpoint keyboard II

I have a laptop Thinkpad E14 and an external keyboard ThinkPad TrackPoint Keyboard II (with radio, but tried also with BT), with Ubuntu 20.10 (but the issue was also in 20.04 LTS). The issue is that ...
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How to scroll through Ubuntu server (keyboard)?

How can you scroll through previous output on the terminal screen (keyboard)? shift+pgup does not work, shift+pgdown produces "~", shift+up shows history and shift+down does nothing. I do ...
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Performance issues with intel graphics thinkpad x1 gen 8

Hi I recenly bought a thinkpad X1 gen8 and installed 20.04 lts. I have some issues which I suspect that has to do with my graphic driver when I am using an external monitor through hdmi cable but also ...
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why am i unable to scroll? ubuntu 18.04

I have tried everything it seems. Ive reinstalled recently and now unable to scroll. Im using ubuntu 18.04 server Shift + pageup/down does nothing. Ctrl + shift + up/down key does nothing. Ctrl + A ...
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How can I increase the scroll speed of my 'Logitech K400' mouse?

I need to increase the vertical scrolling speed of my mouse wheel. I've looked at other Q and As for this but I need help with my specific Logitech K400 mouse. I've typed xinput list. My mouse is ...
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I can't scroll applications after upgrading from 18.04 to 20.04

I can't scroll down the applications which are shown after clicking the Show Applications button with my touchpad after upgrading from Ubuntu 18.04 to 20.04.
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