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Is it possible to map the middle click of my Apple Mighty Mouse (connected to a MacBook Pro) to open a new tab in Google Chrome (on OSX Snow Leopard)?

This works in Firefox, and (I think) on Chrome on Windows.

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If you map it to "Button 3" in System Preferences > Mouse, does that work?

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It does. Was "off" before, did not know it was. Thanks! – Nivas Aug 14 '11 at 18:30

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