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Elantech touchpad driver issues and input lag in Linux

I have a Lenovo U530 laptop. By default, the touchpad is not correctly detected at all (this bug report was my problem), but I fixed it with the driver in comment #137. Now two-finger scrolling works ...
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mouse button #7 not detected by Linux

Under Ubuntu 12.04, the command xev sees all 9 buttons of my mouse, except for n.7, i.e. scroll right. Is there a way to fix this? I don't think it's related to xorg.conf
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Weird mouse issue with browsers Arch Linux

When I'm browsing my touchpad two finger scroll is "laggy". If I plug a usb mouse, the wheel scroll does not work. It happens with Goole Chrome (from AUR), Chromium and Firefox. Everywhere else in ...
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X11 evdev mouse generates duplicate events

Lately my x11 server started registering several duplicate mouse click events per single click. I've tried upgrading xorg server and drivers, but it didn't help. Using different mouse doesn't help as ...
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USB mouse gets stuck on top right corner

My USB mouse every now and then (which means pretty often :) gets stuck in the top right corner of the screen with no apparent reason. If I unplug and plug back the USB cable, then it resumes working ...
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237 views

Touchpad left-click not working - Linux Mint on Dell Vostro 3640

This is a question on behalf of my friend, so it might take me a little while to run tests and stuff. The problem is that periodically her touchpad won't left click, either by pressing the physical ...
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265 views

When I reboot going from Linux to Windows, the USB keyboard and mouse don't work

When I'm on Linux and I reboot the machine and choose to boot on Windows 7, the keyboard and mouse are turned off, like they aren't receiving power. After another reboot they work fine (unplugging and ...
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Mouse Not Recognized Driver Issue Ubuntu 13.10

To clarify, my mouse works perfectly fine in Windows 7 and it auto installed the drivers. It also came with a button configuration disk for Windows (gaming mouse). However when I use it on Ubuntu it ...
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Lightdm, x11vnc two seats: VNC keyboard/mouse input only works if seat is active

I have Lightdm setup to run two seats: XBMC (Seat:0) which uses my monitor xfce (Seat:1) which uses virtual terminal 8 This way I can switch between them using Crtl-Alt-F7/F8 I use x11vnc to ...
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1answer
1k views

How to get side buttons working on mouse in Linux running in VMware player

I have the Razer Deathadder mouse (left handed edition) and some of the buttons don't work on Linux. For example the back and forwards buttons on the side, pressed by the thumb don't work and pressing ...
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243 views

Linux detects Vaio touchpad as a ImPS/2 Generic Wheel Mouse

I tried this on Ubuntu, Linux Mint and Fedora. My problem is that in these distros, my Vaio VPCSA touchpad is detected as a normal mouse. It works as a simple mouse but multitouch gestures, double ...
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34 views

How can I prevent my USB mouse to interfere with standby, on Linux?

I am using RHEL workstation. My USB mouse interferes with standby - if I press the sleep button, the computer tries to standby, but instantly wakes up. If I remove the USB mouse, standby works. ...
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1answer
275 views

How can I best adjust the mouse in Linux for a high-resolution display?

I got a 4K (3840x2160) display, and haven't been happy with the mouse functionality in Linux. It feels aesthetically laggy / choppy, and functionally, slower to navigate. Has anyone spent time tuning ...
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1answer
2k views

Elementary OS Luna 0.2 Synaptics Touchpad settings persistent

I have a problem making my touchpad settings persistent. I have installed Elementary OS Luna 0.2 few weeks ago, I'm quite new to linux but know my way around the computer. By default my Two Finger ...
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1answer
114 views

Disable mouse support for Linux

How does one disable all mouse support on Linux? Be it USB mouse, be it PS mouse, how does one make all of the connected mouse devices to be disabled? I'm working on a surveillance camera monitoring ...
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Very Strange USB Issue

So, I'm using Xubuntu 13.04 (Raring), and I'm having a very strange USB issue. From time to time, I am experiencing hard system locking any time the mouse -MOVES-. When the mouse is stationary, the ...
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1answer
225 views

tmux mouse mode and scrolling very unstable - garbage printed

I am using (or trying to) tmux on Linux Mint 15 via byobu. I am finding the mouse mode very hard to use since most of the time instead of counting it as a click, the terminal prints out random ...
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557 views

Very strange behaviour of mouse / not able to click certain elements of UI

So from one moment to the other, in Windows 7, i wasn't able to click certain elements of the UI. I could click icons in the taskbar but not on the desktop (just no reaction), then I could click icons ...
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140 views

Mouse stops moving after a every few seconds, but revives after click action

I am using Arch Linux and according to "uname -r" my Linux Kernel Version is 3.10.10-1-ARCH. This problem appeared after a full system update recently. Any idea how to fix this? Thanks in advance ...
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53 views

Mouse scroll need reset every time boot up

Every time I boot up, the mouse wheel scrolls 1 page each time. I need to disconnect the mouse from the computer, and replug in, then it will be normal and scrolls about 3 lines per scroll. How can ...
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779 views

GNU screen: change focus in split windows with mouse

Is there a way to enable proper mouse support in GNU screen so that I can switch the focus between split windows using my mouse? In other words, I'm looking for a mouse-driven alternative to typing ...
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1answer
94 views

Mouse Quits Working in Linux After Login

I am having problems with my (USB) mouse! I'm reinstalling my computer, and every time I get started up, I can move my mouse for about 10 seconds from when I start moving it, then it won't move, ...
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1answer
409 views

USB mouse disconnecting and reconnecting in windows and linux

I have a problem similar to what is described at "Why is my USB mouse disconnecting and reconnecting randomly and often?" except is is happening in both Windows 7 and Linux (Ubuntu 12/04TLS, fully ...
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1answer
593 views

Arch Linux: USB mouse fails after an hour of running

I have just installed Arch Linux with kernel version 3.9.5-1. While running xorg (in particular, XMonad), my Microsoft optical USB mouse fails (stops sending movements) after a length of time, every ...
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1answer
2k views

How to enable mouse focus in Linux Mint 15 with Cinnamon

I'm a big fan of mouse-focus, or "focus follows mouse", and I had this enabled in Mint 14, but when I reinstalled with Mint 15 I can't find the option anywhere. None of the sections in "system ...
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1answer
239 views

Ignore area on touchpad

I recently purchased a Lenovo y500 and installed Debian wheezy 64-bit on it with no issues. The problem I'm having is with the touchpad. In Windows (dual boot) it ignores movements on the lower part ...
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1answer
56 views

Mouse pointer missing in SSH windows

I have a problem with the mouse pointer when I use SSH to launch a remote window. I run ssh -CY somehost and then run some command that opens a new window. When the mouse pointer enters that new ...
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532 views

Debug mouse freezing on Ubuntu

I have been using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my work desktop for a few months. Yesterday, I started having issues with my USB mouse. Whenever I type for a while, and I try to move the mouse afterwards, it ...
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481 views

In Linux, how do I give focus to a window using scroll wheel?

I use Linux, specifically Mint 13 with cinnamon. However, I'll be happy with answers that apply to a more recent version of Mint, or a current version of Ubuntu or one of its offshoots. I often have ...
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297 views

how to read data from ps/2 (usb-mouse) similary like I read serial port from arduino?

How to read data from ps/2 (usb-mouse) similary like I read serial port from arduino ? For example when I press serial monitor in Arduino IDE or wen I type: "import processing.serial.*; ...... " in ...
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1answer
412 views

linux laptop - bind key and click to emulate right click

I have replaced my old iBook with a Asus laptop with Linux Mint. On that apple, to right click, you would press AppleKey (keyboard key) and click the mouse. Is there a way to enable similar behavior ...
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105 views

Change mouse right button events type to onmouseclick

I have noticed that in Fedora almost all events related to mouse right button are of onmousepress type, e.g. as soon as I press the mouse right button (but not released yet), it shows the context menu ...
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1answer
527 views

Mouse double-click min interval

This is the second mouse dying on me because of a poor switch ! Under most operating systems there is a option to set the max time interval in which two mouse clicks are processed as on double click. ...
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1answer
378 views

Will Logitech SetPoint settings be saved in the mouse if I move it to a linux PC?

I want to use a high quality gaming mouse on a linux machine for a special application. I need high DPI and no angle snapping or acceleration in the mouse sensor. I am reading mouse data directly from ...
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1answer
146 views

Configure Mouse Middle(Wheel) button to bring behind window in focus

In Ubuntu, whenever you press the middle scroll wheel of the mouse at top of a window, it brings the window immediately behind the current window into focus. How can this be done in Windows 7?
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1answer
552 views

Linux Firefox copy/paste issue

I'm using Firefox 15.0.1 on Fedora 17 without running gnome or kde. The problem I'm having is that whenever I select text outside of Firefox, for instance in xterm, the middle mouse button doesn't ...
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How can I emulate windows mouse behaviour in Ubuntu?

I've been using Windows for years and now I'm using Ubuntu's newest version (12.04.1) for desktop. Now this is all a matter of opinion, but is there a way to make the mouse pointer behave like on a ...
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1answer
457 views

Restrict mouse from moving to secondary monitor

I have two screens connected to my system and I am working in Ubuntu Linux. Is it possible to make the mouse work only on one screen and to make it stop going in the second one?
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1answer
177 views

How to get USB mouse support for guest host VM?

I have a Logitech mouse connected to my computer, but I cannot use all of its capabilities in my virtual machine. In my virtual machine, the back button on my mouse does not work. In order for it to ...
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1answer
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Middle Mouse Button does not work in XFCE / Arch Linux

I have the XFCE desktop manager installed on my Arch Linux system. With E17 (Enlightenment desktop manager) I had no problems with my mouse: all buttons worked correctly out of the box. But in XFCE my ...
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1answer
346 views

Xorg mouse sensitivity

Is there any analog of xset m 4/3 7 in xorg config files? I've tried different options of InputClass sections and noone is working, but xset m working properly.
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483 views

Bind mouse button to Control_L or Super_L keys

I'm trying to make mouse button act exact as Control_L or Super_L keys. In lots of applications (firefox, konsole, etc.) Ctrl+Scroll has special actions like zooming, so assigning mouse button to ...
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91 views

windows xp focus mouse

I'm using windows xp and I'm looking for a feature that is available in almost all linux window managers, which is to be able to give focus to a window when the mouse hovers over it (without selecting ...
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1answer
835 views

Use a gamepad as joystick in Linux

Recently I discovered my game pad was acting like the mouse in my Linux Mint 13 Maya. It was really cool feature but It's not what I need all the time. I fixed it over at Ask Ubuntu. Anyway, ...
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2answers
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Use the programmable button of an A4TECH mouse in Linux

I've got a wireless keyboard and a mouse (A4TECH 6100F) on Debian. This "smart" mouse has, I hope, a programmable button near the middle one. So, by default, when I click it, a string pastes from ...
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2answers
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Why my USB mouse gets suspended after 3 seconds of inactivity?

Mouse's bottom LED goes off after 3 seconds after connection and cursor movements and wheel stops. Pressing any button, reconnecting or resetting USB device resumes it for another 3 seconds (when ...
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Command-line client for gpm daemon?

I want to put output of some command in the gpm "clipboard", like: echo "hello" | some-fancy-gpm-client to be able to then "right-click" and paste it to terminal. Is there some program for that? ...
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1answer
191 views

Bind actions to mouse motion in linux (X)?

Is anyone aware of way of binding actions to some key combination + mouse motion? Primary idea would be lets say if alt is pressed and mouse is moved - it would act like scroll wheel (sending scroll ...
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1answer
655 views

Multiple keyboard and mouse inputs

I have a linux laptop connected to an external monitor, keyboard and mouse. How can I have the laptop's keyboard and trackpad be independent from the external keyboard and mouse so I can keep them ...
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107 views

How to stop mplayer from moving mouse pointer?

I noticed that mplayer moves mouse cursor every 10 seconds: ltrace -e ...