Scrolling is the act of moving vertically or horizontally across visual data to view something that normally would not be in view with the current viewing mechanism.

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How to scroll half a page on Linux?

I'm looking for a way to be able to scroll half a page, preferably by using a key combination like shift page up/down. In Windows, this is doable via autohotkey, for OS there does not seem to be any ...
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Chrome keyboard losses focus when using two finger scroll

I Have a Dell XP 15, Chrome 34.0.1847.116. When using two finger swipe on the touch pad in order to scroll, the tab wouldn't accept keyboard presses anymore, e.g. the Backspace wouldn't go back, ...
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Windows 7 - window dragging vertically when panning on overscroll - can it be disabled?

I have a Windows 7 touch screen computer. I noticed that when I have windowed applications which are vertically scrollable, for example Windows Task manager, and I scroll (with touch) to the bottom ...
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10.8 Is there a way to jump to the top or bottom of current page when viewing a PDF in Preview?

To be clear, I am not asking for function right, which sends me to the end of document or space, which scrolls one screen height. If I am viewing page 31, I want to jump so that the top of 31 is at ...
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I don't want Ms excel to scroll down by cell units

When I scroll down (or up) in Ms Excel 2007, it scrolls down so that only whole cells (or at least it tries to do so) could be displayed next in that page. And it keeps jumping down one complete row ...
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Hide the address bar (“omnibox”) in Chrome for Android without scrolling? [migrated]

I'm dealing with a web app that I can't scroll up and down or zoom (scale) in and out, and there is just a tiny bit of the bottom of the page that doesn't fit on the display. Since scrolling and ...
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Why does using two-finger scroll on the Windows 8.1 start menu result in a click on the center of the screen?

I have two brand new Asus N550JV laptops here at work. I took them out of the box, installed the Windows Updates required to get the Windows 8.1 update to install, ran through that, then ran through ...
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Adobe PDF Autozoom when Scrolling

On one particular PDF document, there is this really annoying behavior. If I set the zoom to 'Fit Window Width', when I scroll down (either scrolling with up down keys or scroll wheel), the moment I ...
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Microsoft wireless mouse scroll speed too high

I am using arch linux. I have a new microsoft wireless mouse which scrolls(with the middle scroll wheel) too fast. I don't use kde or gnome but openbox and sometimes xmonad. I want to know how I can ...
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magic mouse scroll broken

I'm using an iMac with wireless keyboard and mouse. The mouse has stopped scrolling in email, but scrolls in face book and on internet. I can go up and down the mail list with the arrows, but when I'm ...
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How do I set vim to support mouse scrolling, but keep text selection on left click?

I would like to scroll my files opened in vim using mousewheel, but at the same time using the left mouse button to select text into clipboard. Setting :set mouse=nicr (or :set mouse=a) will only ...
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Touchpad only scrolling in metro apps, not desktop

so I got this extremely strange scrolling bug on my Windows 8.1 Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro. When in an metro app or the start screen scrolling works as expected, but when I'm on the desktop in any windows ...
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Scrollbar doesn't work until I'm done dragging

In PowerPoint 2007 on Win7, the mousewheel scrolls too slowly, so I go over to the scrollbar and want to drag the scrollbar and have the view refresh WHILE I'm dragging. It only refreshes once I let ...
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Disabling scroll wheel acceleration on OS X Mavericks?

So I've been issued a nice new Macbook Air from work. When I use it with a mouse, the scroll wheel is driving me absolutely nuts. There's such a high degree of acceleration that I find it impossible ...
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Reverse mousewheel scrolling for Windows 8 Store apps

I'm using this method for inverting the scrolling direction for my mouse. It works perfectly fine in Windows 8 desktop mode. However, in Windows Store apps, the mouse direction is apparently inverted ...
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Copy data from a scrolling list (Windows)

Is there a way to capture data from a scroll list in Windows, so that you can paste it into a text file? I know there are screen capture programs that can capture a scrollable application, but I ...
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Chrome - How to disable scroll over tabs

I use a laptop. Not a mac, but with a multitouchpad so I scroll down and right click with 2 fingers still. I hate the fact that if I move too much my fingers over tabs, the scroll will but activated ...
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Reverse scrolling with Synergy from Mac to Windows

I have my Mountain Lion MacBook Pro and my Windows 7 Toshiba laptop connected via Synergy with the Mac serving as the server, and the PC acting as the client. I have an external mouse connected to the ...
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Touchpad - Reverse scroll state not saving

I've got a Samung Series 9 on Windows 8.1 with the latest touchpad drivers. I turn off reverse scroll but after a reboot this setting changes back to the default with reverse scrolling enabled. Does ...
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Don't scroll on search

When searching with / and ? in scrollback/copy mode (VIM style) tmux scrolls the window so that the search result appears in the center of the screen. I find that this makes me loose track of where I ...
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Mouse scrolling in vim through tmux, how to configure?

I'm using a combination of PuTTY, tmux and vim. If I just open an SSH connection with PuTTY and then open vim, mouse scrolling works as expected. But if I open tmux and then open vim inside tmux the ...
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Two-fingered scrolling is slow in Windows 8 modern UI aka Metro

I own a Packard-Bell te69hw. It has an ELAN tech touchpad built-in. The issue is that the scrolling is really slow in Metro. It works perfectly fine in desktop mode. The problem was the since day one. ...
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Customizing the functionality of the Monoprice graphic tablet's buttons?

I'd like to re-map the pen buttons of my Monoprice graphics tablet (this one) to do other things than those that are enabled through the official application? Currently, I can only assign the pen ...
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tmux - scroll up/down with shift + page up/down into a pane

I would like to be able to scroll up/down into a given pane with the same keybinding that xterm does, i.e SHIFT + Page Up/Down. For example, if the tmux window is divided into 2 vertical panes, I ...
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Internet Explorer 11: Touchpad scroll breaks if loaded from

I am using Internet Explorer 11.0.9600.16476 (Update Versions 11.0.2). What happens is if I load IE by clicking a Desktop or Start Menu icon or a Windows shortcut key (assigned from Properties), it ...
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Internet Explorer 9 sometimes scrolls jerkily using arrow keys

I have one user who finds that scrolling up and down using arrow keys in Internet Explorer, for some sites, some of the time (but often for the sites it happens with), is jerky and definitely slow. ...
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Prevent or turn-off scrolling in PDF

Can I disable the following in a PDF: page down mouse scrolling I'd like to prevent going to the next page via mousescroll or pagedown (but rather to another page via hyperlinks that I have ...
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In the Open Firmware shell, how do I get output from ls to not scroll off the screen?

I'm working on a PowerPC-based Macintosh G4. In the Open Firmware shell, I'm using the ls command to show the device tree, but part of the information I need is toward the top of the tree, and scrolls ...
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How can the “single scroll” arrows be added to OSX Mavericks Terminal windows, et. al.?

Is there another solution to this problem using X, perhaps maybe a setting in the window managers twm and/or quartz-wm? We've looked at the usual xterm settings, and cannot recall how we once set it ...
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Terminal scrolling from shell script

Is there any way to perform the effect of using the scroll bar in Terminal.app using a shell command? Maybe something cross-platform, that works in Linux terminal emulators too?
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Synaptics - Double finger scroll activates Screensaver

I'm using the Synaptics Touchpad Driver on Windows 8.1 pro. When I'm using the double finger scroll, I noticed that the Screensaver still activates even though you're moving up and down the page. Is ...
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Selective Scrolling in Excel

I'm familiar with basic freeze pane functionality. However I'd like to scroll through a specific selection of cells. I'd like for the first 7 rows to be frozen regardless of scrolling left or right ...
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How can I make the Windows 8 desktop scrollable?

My Windows 8 tablet PC has a small 1366x768-pixel screen. Many dialog boxes, windows, and widgets cannot be used properly because they are too large and get cut off the screen because they were ...
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Placing an “anchor” in GNU Screen

Usually, especially when debugging code, I have the code spit out a ton of data and since I'm using GNU Screen, I scroll back through the output to see what I need. But it's not always easy to find ...
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How can I speed up the redraw rate for the Windows 7 taskbar?

In foobar2000, I have a script for Columns UI that scrolls the song title across the taskbar button. I like it, but I wish it scrolled faster and more smoothly. I've read that the taskbar redraw rate ...
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How to make Google Chrome spacebar scrolling smooth on OS X

I'm a recent OS X convert and I would like to scroll pages in Google Chrome using the spacebar. However, currently spacebar scrolling in Google Chrome is simply jumping from one section of the page to ...
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allow scrolling before/after ends of document

Emacs stops you from scrolling past the end of a document; i.e., it doesn't allow you to lift the last line up to the top of the visible buffer, or vice versa with the starting line. Sometimes this is ...
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Is it possible to get the scroll wheel to work in GNU less within XTerm?

In my research it sounds like less is a console only program and isn't going to be accepting mouse events any time soon. gnome-terminal appears to have an interesting feature when you're on an ...
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Windows 8 Start screen mouse wheel scrolling

I have my mouse wheel set to scroll one page at a time. I'm usually happy with this, but the behavior for the Apps page of the Windows 8 Start screen isn't too good. The problem is that whatever ...
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Windows 8.1 Metro - Mouse scroll wheel doesn't scroll horizontally

This seems to have occurred after updating to 8.1; basically when in any Metro app (including the start screen) scrolling up and down with the scroll wheel does not scroll the app. I have one of those ...
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Cannot navigate backwards in manpages

In manpages I can navigate forwards (using eg. C-d, or C-f), but not backwards: C-b, or C-u do not work. Nor can I search backwards: While I can jump to the next found item using 'n' I cannot jump ...
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Chrome scroll is locked

I'm using Google Chrome on Mac OS 10.9 When I opened a new webpage, I can't scroll it down. Only after I moved to another tab and then come back, the scrolling works. How can I solve this issue?
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Why, on Windows, does the scroll speed increase when moving the cursor horizontally?

I've found that if I'm selecting text, cells in Excel, etc. by clicking & dragging, and moving the cursor to the bottom of the screen it scrolls automatically and has a constant speed. If I move ...
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Program that enables autoscroll anywhere

Autoscroll is handy, but I can't use it in explorer and many other programs. Is there any application that could enable autoscrolling universally? Cheers
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Alt+Scroll speed up for Google Chrome

In Firefox I have grown rather dependent on the Alt+Mouse-scroll-wheel. It makes the number of lines scrolled with mouse to be at a much higher factor. E.g.: about:config ...
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Invert tab scrolling direction with mouse scroll button in Google Chrome

When using the Google Chrome, you can scroll over your tabs when you hover your mouse over them and then scroll with the scroll button. My problem is that I'd like to reverse the way it scrolls ...
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Vim keeps freezing/hanging when scrolling out of bounds

My Vim keeps flashing and freezing (not sure if right word to use) whenever I scroll out of bounds (go too far on ANYTHING). Ex: If I'm on line 1 and try to move up / on the last line and try to ...
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How do I enable scrolling with mouse wheel in Ubuntu 12.10 running in Win 8 Hyper-V?

I created a virtual machine with Ubuntu 12.10 on it in Hyper-V on Windows 8. I have a Logitech mouse with a scroll wheel that works fine when I'm not in the virtual machine. Is there a way to enable ...
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One finger scrolling on a Macbook touchpad

After an accident that damaged my hands, I am no longer able to do the two finger scrolling gesture on Macbook touchpad. On Windows I set up so called "scrollzone", it allows me to scroll smoothly by ...
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screen sensitivity issue with Windows 8.1

I recently installed Windows 8.1 on my Dell Studio laptop with a touch screen. I noticed that when I touch the screen, the screen jumps. It thinks I'm scrolling (moving my finger) when I'm not. I ...