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Slowing schrolling speed on Microsoft brand wireless mice (Linux Mint)


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#1 cat1092

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Posted 01 April 2014 - 11:42 AM

I can't take credit for this, as I read it on another site that's buried my my bookmarks. If you're using a MS branded wireless mouse & it schrolls way too fast, here's how to slow it to a more normal speed w/out the terminal or text editor. Very simple, 4 steps.

 

Boot or reboot OS.

Log in.

Remove mouse receiver from USB port/hub.

Plug back in.

Fixed!

 

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Posted 01 April 2014 - 10:52 PM

Only ever had that issue in Firefox and found this fix.

 

Type enter about:config in the address bar

Find and change mousewheel.withnokey.sysnumlines to FALSE

Then change the mousewheel.withnokey.numlines from 1 to whatever you want.

 

Use about:config at own risk


Edited by NickAu1, 01 April 2014 - 10:54 PM.





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