Ubuntu Mouse wheel not scrolling page

I have a Logitech 110 wireless keyboard and mouse. Everything works fine except the mouse scroll wheel doesn't work right. Its a hit and miss thing. If I turn the whhel slowely it scrolls on some of the wheel clicks but not others. If I scroll fast by just spinning the wheel it pretty much does not ...

Ubuntu mouse wheel and scrolling

Is there any way to enable the scroll button on my mouse :confused: . I use an optical mouse via the PS2 port. I've looked all over the forum for help, to no avail. I'm a newbie so pls keep suggestions as detailed as possible. ...

Prevent mouse wheel from scrolling through records

I've been searching all over trying to find out how to prevent the mouse from scrolling through the records in my access database withough having to load a dll on every machine. I've finally found the answer. I did not write this and the poster's user name is Ed2020 on the page that I found the solu ...

Ubuntu Mouse wheel scrolling in gnome terminal vs konsole

If I open file in vim in gnome terminal, I can use the mouse wheel to scroll up and down and it will scroll the cursor up and down in vimIf I do the same in konsole, the mouse wheel does nothing, it doesn't make the cursor scroll.I prefer Konsole over Gnome Terminal due to all of the features and in ...

Ubuntu Mouse wheel scrolling in nautilus and other apps

Any ideas how to adjust the mouse wheel speed in Nautilus and other apps like Liferea? I know how to do it in Firefox via about:config but isn't there a central place in the mouse preferences of the operating system that can control this?My mouse is a Logitech G5 if that helps. Scrolling only 2 line ...

Ubuntu Mouse wheel button click scrolling not working

Hi, when I click my mouse wheel button down when browsing the web the scroll arrow that I can use in XP doesn't show up (the normal up and down scrolling of the mouse wheel works however).I have a Logitech Mx518. ...

Ubuntu Mouse wheel scrolling issue

After switching to Jaunty(clean install) my mouse wheel refuses to scroll up. However, I tested the mouse on another computer and it works fine. I also noticed that zooming in compiz(Super + mouse up/down) works just fine(meaning it is only selectively ignoring my mousewheel up based on context). I ...

Ubuntu mouse wheel changes window instead of scrolling

I am used to the mouse behaviour changing depending on where I am. However, in 9.10 and earlier I moved over a list or a web page or a document and the mouse wheel scrolled the page or whatever. Having just installed 10.04 the mouse wheel changes windows or workspace and that is all it does. On top ...

Ubuntu Mouse wheel changes volume instead of scrolling

I have a Thrust MI-7700R mouse, and when I turn the mouse wheel it changes the volume, when I press the mouse wheel down it mutes volume. The stupid thing does the same in Windows 7. However, I'm looking for a solution if anyone knows how I could solve this. ...

Ubuntu Mouse Wheel Broken in Intrepid

I just upgraded from Hardy (8.04) to Intrepid (8.10) and I my mouse wheel on my Logitech Mx500 is now broken. When I scroll up on my mouse wheel it sends the BACK command to Firefox and sends me back to the previous page I was browsing instead of just scrolling up...I had a similar problem w/ Gusty ...

Ubuntu Mouse Button 3 : Scrolling [How would I?]

Prologue:In Microsoft Windows when I am on a webpage (firefox), on a document viewer like Adobe PDF, MS Word or Excel, I press the Button 3 on my mouse, and this tiny anchor like thing appeard on my screen. Now all I have to do is just move the position of the pointer with respect to that anchor ima ...

Ubuntu Mouse Wheel Acceleration

I was wondering how much interest there is for mouse wheel acceleration? I am using both MacOSX and Linux a lot and when I return to Linux from MacOSX, I always notice the big difference in having mouse wheel acceleration on MacOSX.Mouse wheel acceleration basically means: Without it, slow scrolling ...

Ubuntu Mouse wheel has mind of its own!

I'm a recent convert to Ubuntu, and the one big problem I have so far is the weird way in which my mouse wheel functions. If I so much as touch it, Firefox seems to go bonkers, and will scroll all the way up or down the page on its own, at a huge speed. It cannot be stopped and I have to wait until ...

Ubuntu Mouse wheel - causes huge lag / renders some 3D games unplayable

Specs:-CPU : Amd64 X2 4600Motherboard : GA-M55S-S3 (rev. 2.0)RAM : 2X2GBGPU : Nvidia Geforce 8500GT (PCI-E)- latest stable driverThis is a really strange one. It is reproducible 100% of the time.This occurs only in some games- it seems to be the same issuefor example :-- enemy territory- legends - ...

Ubuntu mouse wheel acceleration... sometimes? (may be emacs specific)

First off, no, this is not one of those 'How do I make the mouse wheel work in emacs" threads. Here's the deal. I've found that sometimes, when I use the mouse wheel to scroll in emacs, I get some acceleration (things start scrolling faster if I do more 'ticks' in a short period of time). I don ...

Ubuntu Mouse wheel over sensitive

I've recently got a Microsoft Wireless Desktop Laser 6000 and think it's wonderful. However the wheel on the mouse seems t be over sensitive within Ubuntu. When I'm scrolling up and down web pages I have to move it really slightly and it goes very far down the page which means I can easily lose my p ...

Ubuntu Mouse wheel scroll not working in 6.10

In 6.10 my mouse wheel scrolling is not working. I have searched the forums, and most posts say check xorg.conf, but that looks like it is correct. Here it is just for verification.# /etc/X11/xorg.conf (xorg X Window System server configuration file)## This file was generated by dexconf, the Debian ...

Ubuntu Mouse wheel scrolls too much

I just installed Ubuntu for the first time in a couple of years, and I'm having a problem with my mouse wheel scrolling about a half a page with every click of the mouse wheel. I never had that trouble in the past.In Firefox, I changed the correct settings in mousewheel.withnokey so that it should o ...

Ubuntu Mouse Wheel Scrolls Virtual Desktop Workspaces<?>

I searched the forums but I am not sure if I have the right wording to yield criteria results.When I scroll the mouse wheel it changes virtual desktop workplaces. The small law office I admin is complaining to me about this feature and wish for me to disable it.Does anyone know how to disable this? ...

Ubuntu Mouse wheel wont change desktops?

When I first installed Ubuntu 9.04, I was able to scroll my mouse wheel to go between the 2 desktops. Now it wont do it at all unless I click the bottom right icons myself ...

Ubuntu Mouse Wheel Button

I thought there would be far more documentation on this, but I could absolutely find nothing on the internet about enabling the mouse wheel button in Ubuntu.Right now holding down that button and moving the mouse rotates the desktop cube, though I can't figure out why. That action is assigned to ...

Ubuntu Mouse wheel still too fast

Well, it's been a few days, working on other things, but once again thought I'd post my problems w/the mouse wheel: I run Opera Browser, but it's the same on Firefox. I did go in, under the Firefox Browser, and put "about:config" and messed w/those settings a bit, as suggested...It's still ...

Ubuntu Mouse Wheel Pasting

Ok, I have read a lot of forum requests for how to disable the mouse wheel copy-paste functionality, all of which either spend lots of time telling the user who needs help that they need to get a new mouse, or just get used to it ("cuz it's better"), or remap the mouse button to left-click ...

Ubuntu Mouse wheel support in rdesktop

I cannot get my mouse wheel to work both in Ubuntu and rdesktop windows.Here are the pertinent parts of my xorg.confSection "ServerLayout"Identifier "Layout0"Screen 0 "Screen0" 0 0InputDevice "Keyboard0" "CoreKeyboard"InputDevice "Microsoft Wire ...

Ubuntu Mouse wheel scrolls wrong direction randomly

I have Hardy installed on ym comp, using a USB mouse. When scrolling down on a page, irregardless of program it will scroll down then randomly scroll up a line or two then down then up then down, even though I'm only scrolling one direction with the mouse wheel. I thought it was due to video drivers ...

Ubuntu Mouse wheel to scroll pages

I have a USB optical mouse, In windows when I'm browsing if I hold my mouse wheel down (push it in) I can drag it down the page and scroll the page that way, however it doesn't seem to work in Ubuntu. How can I make it work this way? ...

Ubuntu Mouse Wheel Click tabs

Hi, in windows on firefox if i click my mouse wheel on a tab it will close the tab, and if i click the wheel on a link it will open in a new tab.how can i enable this on ubuntu - firefox?thanksim using a logitech revolition mx btw ...

Ubuntu Mouse Wheel Button

Posted this in the beginner forum, but thought I might have more luck here....I thought there would be far more documentation on this, but I could absolutely find nothing on the internet about enabling the mouse wheel button in Ubuntu.Right now holding down that button and moving the mouse rotates t ...

Ubuntu Mouse wheel does not always work?

Occasionally, when Ubuntu loads fully, my mouse wheel doesn't scroll... I can't autoscroll in Firefox when this happens either, but I *can* middle click on links to open them in a new tab... Other times, I boot and everything works perfectly... Any ideas? ...

Ubuntu Mouse Wheel

After using DOS, WINDOWS, and OS/400 for 10 years I've made the transition to Linux (via Ubuntu). I've only been using it for a couple days and don't quite understand the file system yet or the BASH command line interpreter. My (first) problem that I'm looking for help with is my Microsoft PS/2 mous ...

Ubuntu Mouse wheel

In Windows, when I press and hold my mouse wheel, I can "drag" a picture in Firefox, for example, and move it around. I can do that in Ubuntu, although I can scroll through pages in Ubuntu but not "grab" a page/picture.How to solve this? I have tried to edit xorg.config but that ...

Ubuntu Mouse Wheel - Number of Lines to Scroll?

There must be an easy way to control the number of lines scrolled up / down using the mouse wheel. But I haven't found out how by browsing this forum.No joke, after using Ubuntu for the last week, I've got a blister on my right hand index finger.No other problems with the mouse or keyboard.TIAJim Kr ...

Ubuntu mouse wheel

Hi, new to the forums and new to Linux in general. I installed Ubuntu 6.06 just this past weekend, so far everything is working great. One of my biggest pet peaves is no mouse wheel, I HATE not being able to scroll.I have read a LOT of stuff that has worked for other people, all having to do with ed ...

Ubuntu Mouse wheel effects

I'm pretty sure that this did not happen in windows, and it's not a big issue, but it is one that is becoming mildly annoying....When i am in a browser window and using the mouse wheel to scroll up and down, if for some reason i click the wheel down whilst scrolling it moves the page i am on to some ...

Ubuntu mouse wheel scroll amount

i can't seem to find an option anywhere in Gnome to increase the number of lines scrolled up and down with the mouse wheel. is there a way to do it? i'd like to increase the scrolling amount since it takes too many "strokes" of the wheel to get to where i want in nautilus and firefox. ...

Ubuntu Mouse Wheel

This has been asked several times before I'm sure. Here is the problem:When using the mouse wheel scrolling down works fine however, scrolling up displays the same menu as if I pressed the right button on the mouse. This happens just about everywhere. Is there a fix for this annoying problem? I have ...

Ubuntu Mouse Wheel Settings

I didn't get an answer in the noob forum so I will try here. How can I adjust the number of lines that scroll with each click of my mouse wheel? It is not in Preferences/mouse. It seems to be scrolling three lines and I would like to set that to one. ...

Ubuntu mouse wheel

all im new to linux im using ubuntu 7.10. and ive got a mpc microsoft mouse. i was wondering how to get the mouse wheel to work. please help ...

Ubuntu Mouse wheel clicking?

How do you enable the feature on the mouse wheel where you click it and it lets you scroll up and down a page really fast. Sorry, I don't know the technical term. Not where you turn the wheel but click on it and then, by moving the mouse up and down, you can go quickly through the page. ...

Ubuntu Mouse-wheel way too fast

I've installed 8.04 Hardy, and in Firefox--and everywhere--my mouse wheel just zips thru the pages...I did the search, and entered Firefox about:config, and changed mousewheel.withnokey.numlines to 1, and mousewheel.withnokey.sysnumlines to false, the way the one poster suggested... didn't work: sti ...

Ubuntu Mouse wheel stopped working after update

Stupid situation, with probably a really easy fix: My mouse wheel stopped working after a package manager update.I'm still running 8.04 (yeah, yeah, I know, will be updating soon). I can't seem to find a "package manager update history" so I can see what got updated when I did that just to ...

Ubuntu Mouse wheel is too fast!

My mouse wheel moves incredibly fast, just after I booted my computer today. It isn't usually like that - where can I adjust this? ...

Ubuntu Mouse wheel doesn't work

The mouse works, but not the mouse wheel. Any ideas? I've verified it's not the mouse (works fine in XP). It's an HP usb mouse. Am i gonna have to dive into command line world to get this puppy working? Any ideas? ...

Ubuntu Mouse wheel shades, and I don't want that

I'm running Xubuntu with the default window manager, and I noticed that if I roll the mouse wheel while the cursor is over the top window border, it "shades" or rolls up the window. Is there any way I can turn this behavior off? ...

Ubuntu Mouse wheel sensitivity

My mouse wheel is a bit shaky and sometimes randomly spins eventually causing me trouble. I'm pretty sure that there is some way to change the mouse wheel sensitivity (how many times do I need to spin it to count as one). I've been looking in /etc/X11/xorg.conf and I'm pretty sure it could be there. ...

Ubuntu Mouse-wheel Volume Control

This is super trivial, but since upgrading to meerkat (after manually adding gnome-volume-control-applet back to the taskbar) my mouse-wheel adjusts the volume in increments of 5 instead of whatever smaller number it used to be (1? 3?). Is there any way to change this? This was a tough one to google ...

Ubuntu mouse wheel does not work in terminal server windows

I have a Logitech V450 Nano Cordless Laser Mouse for Notebooks and I got the wheel working in gnome by adding this line to the mouse section of my xorg.conf: Option "ZAxisMapping" "6 7"But my mouse wheel doesn't do anything in Terminal Server windows.Any idea how to fix it? ...

Ubuntu Mouse wheel

I'm using Xubuntu 8.04 in a Panasonic Toughbook CF28, with an HP ps/2 optical two button wheel mouse. The problem is the mouse wheel doesn't work at all. Everything else about the mouse works OK. I know the problem isn't the mouse, as if it is plugged into a Windows XP machine, the wheel will work.A ...

Ubuntu Mouse Wheel in VM Ware

I can't get the mouse wheel to work in any version of Gutsy running in VM Ware Workstation 5.5 Works fine if booted as a live disc.Wheel works fine in all previous versions of BuntusAnybody know a workaround? ...

Ubuntu Mouse Wheel Paste

I've been learning Linux, coming from a Windows environment, and love it.One thing I have a hard time with at times though is that I used to blaze around with my scroll wheel in Windoze and now sometimes in Linux when I am working quickly I end up pasting content with the mouse wheel that I didn't i ...