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Chrome and Firefox randomly disable trackpad scrolling os x

I recently installed the current Mavericks update. Now when browsing in Chrome or Firefox (haven't had problem in Safari) the track pad will stop working and am forced to use up/down arrows or scroll ...
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VMWare Player Ubuntu Firefox mouse scroll issue

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 on VMware Player 6.03. In Firefox, when I click a section on the scroll bar, the bar scrolls all the way to where my mouse is (as if I'm holding down the left click). I would ...
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How to do horizontal scrolling in a web browsrer by pixels?

Just pressing right or left button is no good for me - it makes too big skips. Using mouse by clicking and dragging the slide bar is better, but still I have a feeling that my hand is too rough and ...
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349 views

How to have space bar scroll half the page instead

Can the space bar scroll behavior be modified in all apps (such as Firefox, pdf viewers, etc.)? It's dizzying to have space bar scroll the full page -- I often lose track of what I'm reading. I ...
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901 views

How can I make the Page Up and Page Down keys scroll a full screenful in browsers?

For as long as I can remember I have been frustrated by the browser behavior whereby using the Page Up and Page Down keys on the keyboard doesn't scroll the web page by a full screenful. Whenever I am ...
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How to configure arrow key scroll step in Firefox

I upgraded from Firefox 3.6 to Firefox 19 (!!! how do they manage to release sixteen major versions in just three years?), and now find that the arrow keys scroll the page by much more than they used ...
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How do I make firefox's pagedown just go to the next page

I'm running Debian on a 400MHz machine, so everything's quite slow. When I press PgDn, I see two or three flashes of what the page should look like as it's scrolling down to the next page (I assume ...
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How to scroll up with 'B' key in Firefox

I am used to scrolling up and down with the space bar and the 'B' key in more/less on Unix, to an extent that it is "programmed in my muscle memory". While Firefox supports scrolling down with the ...
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Mouse like scrolling with keyboard in Firefox?

As a followup to this question, I've trying the ways to move through a webpage with the keyboard in Firefox 6. However, there seems to be no way to do smooth, fine scale scrolling with the keyboard. ...
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Scroll down half the screen size in Firefox

Is it possible to have the spacebar not scroll down the entire page in Firefox? Scrolling one line at a time (with the down arrow) is very slow, but scrolling the entire screen (with spacebar) sets me ...
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How can I enable touch-like scrolling in Firefox or Chrome?

I want to enable point-and-grab scrolling on Linux in Chrome or Firefox. Is there an extension, script or setting that enables this? For an example of what I mean, take a look at most touch tablet ...
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519 views

Scrolling pixel-by-pixel with direction pad in Mozilla Firefox

Is there a configuration setting in Firefox that allows me to control using the arrow keys to scroll into a direction by 1 pixel?
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Adobe Reader plugin for Firefox steals touchpad scrolling input

When a PDF file is open in Firefox 4 in the Adobe Reader plugin, I am unable to scroll using the touchpad multi-touch gestures in other pages in the browser. Instead, the scrolling input is stolen by ...
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265 views

How to prevent the page from scrolling when scrolling inside a scroll box and hitting bottom of scroll box

Firefox has this "feature" that scrolls the entire page once I hit the bottom of a scroll box (either iframe or one created using the css overflow property). This only happen when I scroll using the ...
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2answers
470 views

Firefox marker-line like extension?

Is there any marker-line like firefox extension? I would like some way to mark where I was before I scrolled so I don't need to remember exactly where I was before scrolling. I also use Vimperator, ...
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arrow keys stop working to scroll pages

Sometimes, the arrow keys stop working to scroll pages. Sometimes, in Firefox -> Tools -> Options -> Advanced -> Accessibility -> General, the first checkbox, about using arrow keys to scroll pages, ...
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The blinking “|” is appearing out of text boxes

The blinking "|". In my computer, it appears even out of input boxes, so I can't scroll down internet pages normally anymore. I have to wait until it goes to the bottom of the page for the scrolling ...
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Enable Ctrl+Mouse Wheel in Firefox

usually, scrolling horizontally can be done on Windows machines with Ctrl + mouse wheel. Now, Firefox uses this to increase/decrease page size (which I hardly ever use). Is there a way to tell FF to ...