Gestures performed with a touch-input device or the mouse (see [mouse-gestures])

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Gesture to switch between IE tabs

I have the Yoga 2 pro (touchscreen convertible). In tent or stand mode, with no access to the keyboard, what is the quickest way to switch between open tabs in Internet Explorer (running in Modern ...
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Asus overscroll effect and multitasking

I just bought an Asus S400ca, and there is an bounce overscroll effect that i don't like, and when i use the 3 up fingers gesture, there is an OSX like multitasking, instead of the ALT + TAB ui, like ...
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Enabling multi touch on Windows Phone 8 emulator using Wacom Intuos Pro

Using the tablet with the emulator I am able to select and click. Two-finger scrolling and pinch-to-zoom does not seem to register. I can confirm that these gestures work on the Windows 8 start screen ...
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Assign a gesture to a key combination?

Anyone aware of a software that supports gestures and allows you to assign a key combination to them? I'm using a similar program to spaces on windows, and i'd like to swipe to view a new desktop, ...
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How can I reassign the OS X trackpad three-finger tap to a four-finger tap?

I am using three-finger tap as a middle click to do things like open links in a new tab, which works great (using the app MiddleClick). However, it also open the dictionary simultaneously. I could ...
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Windows 8: touch screen not working properly, it was swapped with the touch pad

I somehow managed to screw this. Now my touch screen (laptop vaio fit 15, brand new) swapped the behaviours: the windows 8 gestures dont work on my touch screen (the display) but if i try to do it, ...
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Enable gestures at Samsung Ativ Book 2

How to enable gestures to fully use multitouch in a Samsung Ativ Book 2? Couldn't find solution online maybe some of you had similar problem. I'm using Windows 8.1.
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Use camera to control applications on Mac OSX

Is there a way I can use the camera on my Macbook Pro to control the applications on my desktop? I would like to be able to wave to use waving gestures to change between apps, show the app expose, ...
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Is it possible to disable WinRT app close gesture (Pull app from top to bottom)

I want to disable the app closing gesture, pulling app from top to bottom, in my Dell Latitude 10. See the below given image which shows which thing I want to disable.
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Turning off Touchpad Multi Gesture in Windows 8

I have an Asus A55V laptop with Windows 8 installed on it. Now I'm trying to turn off the Touchpad gestures. On Superuser I found this answer: However, after experimenting with drivers I found a ...
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Opera gestures in Chrome

I am using Chrome but I miss the old Opera gestures (specifically right click + left click for back and LC + RC for forward). I have tried the following extensions, and although they offer some nice ...
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Windows 8 trackpad gestures along with scrolling stops working after running virtualbox or vmware player

I have an AMD A8 based HP laptop, Pavilion G6 2201AX running Windows 8. It has a Synaptics touchpad. My problem is whenever i run Virtualbox or Vmware player all the gestures on trackpad stop working, ...
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Pointer 'snap to' Start button when swiping from right on touchpad

I want my mouse pointer to 'snap' to the Start button when I swipe from right on the touchpad to unveil the Charms Bar. I've seen this in some ASUS Windows 8 laptops. Because dragging my mouse ...
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Three finger flick not working as expected

I've got a Lenovo y580 with both windows 7 and windows 8 installed. When I first installed Windows 8, the three finger flick to go back or forward a page in an internet or file browser worked fine. ...
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Reduce touchpad area for left edge swipe gesture in Windows 8

So this question is similar but different to the question Modify or disable Windows 8 swipe gestures on touchpad / laptop, or at least the "modify" portion of the question was never addressed. I've ...
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How do I enable 4 finger swipe on Synaptics touchpad 7.2 on Windows 8?

I have driver version 16.3.1.2. It's not available in the control panel applet. I have tried the registry hack to change visibility but that did not work. How do I enable the 4 finger swipe?
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Trackpad gestures on Asus VivoBook stopped working after using mouse

I have had my laptop for a month now, and had no problems. I recently got a mouse to go with my laptop in order to play games. However, ever since I started using this mouse, all of the gestures have ...
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Is it possible to edit Windows 8 swipe actions?

I would like to edit edge swipes in Windows 8. Specifically, I want to swipe up to show the taskbar. Is there any way to do this?
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Three finger swipe to change between windows

I'm using Synaptics PS/2 Port TouchPad. I want to be able to switch between open windows (like Alt+Tab) by swiping three fingers left and right. I've been searching the deepest depths of the internet ...
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How to move between tabs using trackpad on Chrome?

Using the new Safari I can move between tabs by swiping left and right with two fingers. When I try to do the same using Chrome it takes me back and forward on the same page I'm at. How can I change ...
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Windows8 Gesture, Interaction commands [closed]

Is there any comprehensive list of Gesture commands that we can use on Windows 8?
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Switching Between Desktops does not Stick

I am using a MacBookPro and use the three-finger swipe gesture to move between desktops. However, this feature seems to stop working randomly. Interestingly though, when this happens, I am still able ...
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How to make the Windows 8 trackpad edge swipe zones smaller?

I'm running Windows 8 on a Lenovo x220 laptop; and have just inadvertently discovered the edge-swipe feature or that brings up the charms or switches between desktop and RT. Only problem is that the ...
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Is there any way to create a non-keyboard user authentication method on Windows 8?

Now that Windows 8 supports touch screens, is there some third-part software or even an embedded function on Windows 8 that enables a non-keyboard based method (gestural for example) to unlock a ...
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What are the various gestures in Windows 8? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Does Windows 8 have gestures for tablet? What gestures are available in Windows 8 to navigate in a Computer with Touch Screen? Also, are there any new mouse-gestures in ...
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Is there a way to simulate gestures for non-touchscreen users?

How are users able to actually use features such as pinching if they don't have touchscreen monitors? I ask this because: I plan to use Windows 8 on my desktop, and I want to get the full use of ...
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Emulating touch screen on Windows 8 with a Touch-Pad

I am currently running Windows 8 Pro RTM (MSDN) and wonder if there is any way to use the touch-pad as some kind of touchscreen for it or maybe just gestures. I have a Synaptics Touch-pad, searching ...
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Application that recognizes default gestures and tells me about results

I need to check what gestures are available for certain touch pads and also find out what kind of information is available. Is there some kind of application that simply recognizes gestures and ...
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I don't have a touchscreen. How can I do gestures on my Windows 8 laptop's touchpad?

I just got a new Windows 8 laptop, but it doesn't have a touchscreen, and it seems like a lot of the gestures are designed for touchscreens, and not current mice & touchpads. Is there a way to use ...
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Disable Mountain Lion Dictionary Gesture

Ever since Lion I've been using Better Touch Tool in order to have the three finger tap gesture trigger a middle click. Now, in Mountain Lion, Apple has changed the in-line dictionary definition ...
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Camera Hand Mouse/Keyboard

Is there software out there that lets me control the computer purely through gestures using a webcam? I understand that it might need to have novel ways to process what used to be "keyboard input" ...
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Get MS Touch Mouse “expose style” gesture without mouse

The MS touch mouse has a gesture to bring up an expose style task switcher to show all open windows. Is this a built in feature of Windows 7, and can I use it from a keyboard shortcut?
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Three fingers drag doesn't work when fingers are vertically

I have a problem with three fingers drag gesture in OS X Lion on my Macbook Air 2011. This gesture can be turned on in trackpad preferences. I have no problems when my fingers are horizontally like in ...
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Software (official or third party) to make a Dell laptop trackpad mimic touch gestures?

Is anyone aware of / have seen discussions of software that can translate actions on a Dell TrackPad to emulate swipe actions similar to those on touch devices? Or is the Dell TrackPad hardware ...
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Enable one finger swipe in Google Chrome on OS X Lion & Magic Mouse

Is there a way to use the one finger swipe gesture with the Apple Magic Mouse in Google Chrome as the back button, just like in Apple Safari 5.1? I know one can set OS X back to use the two finger ...
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How to move through browser tabs using gestures in Mac OSX Lion?

I'd like to move back and forward through the tab collection in Safari (or Chrome or FF) using trackpad gestures. Does this gesture exist? Using a 3 finger swipe (left and right) nicely moves you ...
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3-Finger swipe (page up and page down) not working on Mac OSX Lion

I just upgraded from snow leopard to Lion. My 3 finger swipe for page up/down is not working. Any suggestions?
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With drag and drop, is there a way to make a destination folder/app window stay on top with the source folder window underneath (Windows and Linux)?

Scenario: You have a file Window, where you want to drag a file from, and on top of this Window is another window, the destination: an app or other window. So you click on the file you want on the ...
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Disable zoom/pinch zoom in Firefox on Mac

Is it possible to disable zoom in Firefox altogether? I work as a web developer and sometimes those odd off pixels is caused by the page being unintentionally zoomed in Firefox. I do most of my work ...
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Mouse 'swipe' gestures for VMWare Fusion

Is there any way to enable the 'swipe' gestures available within Mac OS X inside Fusion? I'm regularly trying to swipe around in my Windows guest machines until I realise I'm not in Kansas any more.
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Multi touch trackpad gestures for Windows (7)

I have Windows 7 running on my Macbook and I am wondering if it is possible to take advantage of the multi touch trackpad and have (more) gestures, more than the default boot camp drivers give you. ...