Gestures performed with the mouse pointer to trigger some actions or other OS functions

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Mouse wheel scroll causes zoom in/out in Google Chrome

When scrolling using the mouse wheel scroll in Google Chrome, there is about 25% chance it would zoom in/out as if I have pressed the Ctrl key. Disabling my mouse gesture extension reduces the chance ...
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Windows 8 swipe gestures (synaptics no registry files)

I have an Asus s400c ultrabook and now some of its touchpad gestures like two fingers in metro UI, right egde and up edge swap wont work but rest of the gestures work pretty fine. I checked registry ...
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How to disable middle mouse button calling Instant Viewer?

I am using middle mouse button to rotate 3D scene in blender. Unfortunately, sometimes, for some reason, Windows intercepts my clicks as some gesture or may be just as single middle-click and ...
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Windows 8 gestures with apple magic mouse

I want to be able to use Windows 8 Gestures with apple magic mouse, is it possible? I tried to find some clue but unable to get any... Can we use touch surface on mouse as touch pad maybe?
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right-click “mouse gestures” on touchpad

Most touchpads support drag-and-drop (dragging with the mouse left button) using a double-tap action. Many useful software add-ons (like Firefox FireGestures) define complex gestures based on ...
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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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What are the New Gestures for the Microsoft Multi-touch Mice?

Some time ago, Microsoft promised that it would add new functionality to its family of multi-touch mice once Windows 8 was released. Now that Windows 8 has gone GA, what are the new gestures?
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Modify or disable Windows 8 swipe gestures on touchpad / laptop

I have an ASUS G75VW laptop with a Synaptic touchpad (/trackpad). When I move my finger from one edge towards the middle (the swipe), Windows 8 will bring up different stuff. This is a problem ...
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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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Switching tabs with the mouse wheel

Normally I use Opera, but a certain CMS I am managing fails to support it and works best in Chrome due to gratuitous JavaScript. I am looking for some way to be able to switch tabs in Chrome by ...
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Can an Opera mouse gesture be set to execute a user script?

I used to have that with FireGestures in Firefox, and with a simple gesture I would wipe off a DOM element. (great for deleting flash advertising) So are user scripts in opera only runnable on every ...
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Mouse gestures for Windows with “Rocker” support

I'm looking for a mouse gestures program for Windows (including XP). I've seen gMote and StrokeIt, both pretty good, but they're both missing one thing: support for Rocker Gestures. If you don't know ...
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Is there a way to get Mac style gestures on my Windows laptop?

Is there a driver or program that will make my HP Windows 7 laptop recognize gestures similar to my MacBook or Magic Mouse?
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Suggestions for Mouse gesture program for Windows Explorer [closed]

Any recommendations for software to control Windows Explorer through mouse gestures ?
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More multi touch macbook trackpad gestures for windows 7 bootcamp

Duplicating another question that still doesn't have a positive answer... 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 ...
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Installing windows 7 on mac hardware - how to right click :$

On a MacBook, I got a new HDD an installed Windows 7 on it and Ubuntu as dual boot. I can right click in Ubuntu using the 3 fingers gestures - but I can't do that in Windows 7 I know this is a ...
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Mouse gestures for 64-bit Windows?

Is there an application that can give me mouse gestures across all programs on Windows 7? I'm aware of StrokeIt, but it seems to have some nasty bugs on 64-bit versions of Windows. (Or maybe it's just ...
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Good Mouse gestures extension for Google Chrome on Linux?

On Firefox, I use the extension Firegestures. A while ago, I tested a few ones for Google Chrome, but they were all very buggy, poor in term of features or Windows-only (I'm on GNU/Linux). Now there ...
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How can I configure chrome to use forward and back mouse click actions, like in Opera?

In Opera, when you hold left-click and right-click, you move forward. When you do the opposite, you move back. Is there a way to configure chrome to do the same?
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Change meaning of various multitouch gestures on macbook pro

Is there any way to change the meaning of the multitouch mouse gestures on the macbook pro? There are 4-finger gestures that it handles, but it looks like the meanings are hard-coded. 4-fingers ...
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Navigate though work spaces just like Mac using mouse gestures in Ubuntu?

I tried using easystroke, but it didn't work out to the expected level. Are there any other ways to achieve this in Ubuntu?
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In Ubuntu Karmic (Gnome 2.28), how do I enable both two-finger scrolling AND edge scrolling?

I use both of these frequently. In Jaunty (Gnome 2.26) I was able to use both, but the "mouse" dialog in Karmic makes me choose between the two. Is there any workaround for this?
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Is there a mousegestures add-on for Google Chrome?

With the release of chrome 3.0 I am again considering switching to chrome as my default browser. The only thing stopping me, and it has been stopping me since chrome 1 came out, is the lack of the ...
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Three finger Page Up / Page Down in Safari/Chrome

Firefox 3.x has a "three finger" gesture using the trackpad to perform Page Up and Page Down, but neither Safari or Google Chrome has it. Is there a way to enable this gesture on those applications? ...