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Even tho I untick Drag Lock in Settings, still when I double tap, move the window and release the finger from trackpad, window is still locked to trackpad, I have to tap again to unlock it. Anyone else met this problem? Running the latest Snow Leopard, 15" i5 MBP.

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Still happens in Lion :( – Chris Smith Jun 20 '12 at 16:10
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I just tried to reproduce this and found that there is a small delay before the window stops moving with the mouse after you remove your finger from the trackpad, even when Drag Lock is disabled.

If you wait a little bit (say half a second or less) before moving your mouse again it should "unlock" from the window. At least that's what it does on my laptop.

I'm using an early jan-2008 MBP.

Hope this helps!

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Ah you are right.. Do you know of any "hack" to decrease this delay? – Pablo Sep 1 '10 at 9:21
I just found (via) and it provides tap-to-drag without delay – rymo Jul 6 '12 at 15:29

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