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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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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Mystery scroll wheel input only during certain time of day

I'm running windows 7 and starting a few weeks ago, around 5:30ish my scroll wheel (wired mouse) behaves erratically. Symptoms include When I scroll up it scrolls down When I scroll nothing happens ...
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Avoid horizontal scrolling on websites

Is there any chrome extension which rearranges text to avoid horizontal scrolling? For one own site we can use javascript, but is possible to write an extension which will insert required code on any ...
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Scroll wheel boosts

I have a little over two years old Logitech Performance Mouse MX that has had a problem the last two months or so. When I'm scrolling websites, it sometimes gets a boost and can scroll a lot more than ...
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Foxit Reader sideways scroll

How can I scroll the document sideways using keyboard? As soon as I press the left or right arrow, it moves to previous or next page. While reading (as in adobe reader), these keys should help read ...
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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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white box appears when scrolling

Over the last couple of weeks whenever I go to scroll up or down a page half of the page suddenly goes white and I can often see like a grey checked pattern (I'm sorry if that doesn't make sense, not ...
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How do I restore line-by-line scrolling in Word

Microsoft Word for Mac 2011 suddenly started scrolling a full page at a time. It prefer to scroll one line line at a time and it used to do that. I did notice that the bottom of the scroll bar now had ...
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How to speed up scrolling in windows 7?

When I scroll a list for example in Total Commander Synchronize Dirs, or in a text file with its Lister, scrolling is very slow, if I do multiple scrolls at once. The problem is that if the lines I ...
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How can I enable OSX 'inverted' scrolling on my keyboard (win7)?

I have bought a new keyboard (Logitech k400), and it's trackpad has two finger scroll which works in the 'standard' windows direction (swipe up to scroll up the page). However my laptop's built in ...
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How can I make Emacs scroll horizontally more smoothly?

I already use scroll-conservatively to smooth the vertical scrolling behaviour of Emacs. The horizontal scrolling is still pretty bad. The screen jumps by many columns, and I often lose track of where ...
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Notepad++ scrolls beyond the EOF

I updated my Notepad++ to 6.4.3 this morning. Ever since that, I've noticed a very strange behavior in it. It scrolls beyond the EOF (i.e) I'm able to scroll the document in notepad++ even beyond the ...
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How do I turn off the right-hand scroll bar in IE on Windows 8

Am working in the Classic environment in Windows 8 on Internet Explorer. In some news pages, there are pop-up ads that appear on the right side of the screen. When I go to close them by clicking on ...
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Common tmux scrolling solutions are not working

I have the following in my .tmux.conf file: set -g mode-mouse on set-window-option -g mode-mouse copy-mode set -g terminal-overrides 'xterm*:smcup@:rmcup@' In all running sessions, I used C-b ...
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Just upgraded to Windows 8 - touchpad scrolling now extremely slow

Just like it sounds - I had Windows 7 and the touchpad scrolling was smooth and quick. Upgraded to Windows 8 and now it's very slow when I scroll through things. I set the scrolling speed to fastest ...
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Chrome loses scroll position on Google search results

Try this: Go to google.com Search something like stackoverflow Scroll down and click on the last link, for me it was Alexa Press the back button, it's okay if the page didn't finish loading Chrome ...
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How do I scroll page-wise in Microsoft Word 2010?

Any time I use Page Up/Down part of the previous page remains on screen, like so: How do I fix this so that only a single page is shown at a time?
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Enable Windows 7 style touchpad scrolling in Windows 8

Is there a way to replicate Windows 7's touchpad scrolling, where you scroll by swiping up or down on the right side of the touchpad, in Windows 8? I realize Windows 8 has two-finger swiping instead ...
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tmux: enable mouse scrolling in vim instead of history buffer

I have just started using tmux 1.8 recently, after working with screen for a while. After reading things here and there on the internet, I came up with following ~/.tmux.conf However when I open vim ...
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How can I get my mouse's tilt wheel to stop sending simulated keypresses?

Background: SetPoint conflicts with some of the programs I use, so I'd like to get rid of it entirely. No, I'm not open to trying different programs. Unfortunately, when using a Logitech MX620 mouse ...
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Windows 8 Start Screen Lagging

For some reason, when explorer.exe gets restarted on my Windows 8 PC, the start screen is laggy. What I mean by laggy is that when I scroll in the start screen, it takes a bit to show the rest of the ...
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How to use 3 different possible combinations in AutoHotkey?

I want to use these three hotkeys: - left shift and wheeldown to scroll down twice - left control and wheel down to scroll down 4 times - left shift and left control and wheeldown to scroll down 8 ...
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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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VIM - Only last line updates with scroll?

Searched around and couldn't find anything but cheat sheets for commands, perhaps my Google-fu is lacking these days. Any guidance here is much appreciated. I've never seen this before, not sure what ...
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Accidentally (?) disabled touchpad scrolling

I have a Lenovo Ideapad Z580 with Windows 8, and I was annoyed by the charms bar popping up every time I was putting my finger on the touchpad from the right side, so I applied the registry changes ...
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Erratic Mouse Scroll wheel

The scroll wheel seems to malfunction. As I scroll eg down the page will move down, suddenly move up. It also looks as if it does not scoll a consistent distance. Sometimes one line, sometimes more. ...
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How to scroll in browser with Logitech Trackman Marble?

I have a Logitech Trackman Marble and I really love it. I spend a lot of time on web browser and code editors. I was wondering if there could be a feature like when I press Option Key the trackball ...
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How to read ebooks in continuous scrolling mode and save highlights?

I'm looking for a way to manage my academic workflow for reading e-books in .epub or .mobi formats on OSX. My requirements: - continuous scrolling mode - ability to highlight text (e.g. in yellow, ...
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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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Missed scrolls in Gedit and nautilus

After I type anything in GEdit, it ignores the next 6 ticks of my scrollwheel in a direction. If I scroll 6 times up, it will then let me scroll up, but not down. To scroll down I will have to scroll ...
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How do I scroll multiple lines (thus faster) in Adobe Acrobat Reader?

When I scroll a PDF with the mouse (two-finger gesture on a laptop to be more precise) the scrolling is way too slow. I am not referring to rendering issues nor some kind of lag. Simply put, the ...
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Touchpad scrolling is disabled on Gateway laptop with Windows 8

Somehow my touchpad scrolling got turned off and I can't figure out how to turn it back on. I tried the instructions for Windows 7, but the options are different in Windows 8.
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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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Can't move up or down with the mouse wheel toward the left of the screen

My mouse wheel doesn't work on the left of my computer screen: I can't go up nor down using my mouse wheel when my cursor is hovering a strip which width is about from 5% to 30% from the left of my ...
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Excel 2010 - Freeze column to both horizontal and vertical scroll

I'm familiar with basic freeze pane functionality. If I freeze the first column by Freeze Pane > Freeze First Column, it works against a horizontal scroll, but not a vertical scroll. I'd like for ...
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Windows scroll without focus

So I have a windows 8 laptop at home, and a windows 7 laptop at work. Both have synaptics touchpads. The problem is that on the work laptop, I can scroll any window regardless of which one is ...
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Horizontal scrolling not working in Chrome with Sharkoon Draconia mouse

I have recently upgraded to a Sharkoon Draconia gaming mouse from a standard Logitech mouse. Previously by tilting the scroll wheel left or right I was able to scroll horizontally in Chrome with my ...
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How to reverse the scroll direction in Windows8?

I can do a 2-finger swipe on my trackpad to scroll the tiles left and right in Windows 8 Modern UI, but every time I do it, it scrolls in the opposite direction I'd expect. Is there a way to reverse ...
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Horizontal scroll controls volume?

Does someone know how I can use autohotkey to replace the horizontal screen function of my gaming mouse with a volume up and down feature? Most people in these forums are trying to enable horizontal ...
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PDF scrolling on Windows 7

Sometimes, when I scroll a document (most often a PDF) using the two-finger method on my laptop's trackpad, after a while, the scroller starts jittering and jumping pages. At this point, the pinch ...
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Scroll wheel rubber strip detachment

The rubber friction strip on the scroll wheel of my Microsoft 4000 wireless mouse has broken free from the inner hard plastic hub. It has stretched to the point that I do not believe it could be ...
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Removing “snap to column” in Excel 2007

I have a column in Excel 2007 whose width is set to 200. This means that it is longer than the width of my screen. If I scroll the worksheet from left to right, it will move column by column, which ...
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How to get back two finger scrolling on HP notebook?

I am using the HP Pavilion 14-B030TU Notebook with Windows 8. I have had it for 5 days now and the two finger scrolling has been working for the first 4 days. Recently, I had to do a Windows Update as ...
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I want to be able to scroll up/down within a page using the touchpad

I use to have my touchpad scroll up/down and even left/right. I had to reinstall Windows Vista, update all windows updates and cannot figure out how to add scrolling options or download another ...
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Making horizontal touchpad scrolling less “aggressive”

When I want to scroll up or down in a document on my Mac using the touchpad, and the document in question is not only taller than the viewport, but also wider, I constantly find myself having ...
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Is it possible to search tmux scrollback history? [duplicate]

I'm starting to use tmux, and I already love it. But if I could search through scrollback history it would be even better (e.g. like in iTerm2). Is there a way to do it as of now?
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Don't change the cursor position when scrolling in Emacs

Is there a way to stop Emacs from automatically moving my text-cursor position (aka, point) while I'm scrolling? I keep losing my location and marks with this annoying behavior. I tested the ...
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Screen gets distorted when scrolling in Windows 7

My screen becomes like this when I scroll with my mouse in Windows 7,
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Cat file to terminal at particular speed of lines per second

I'm lazy and I could write a script to do this, but I'm even too lazy to think of how to do it. I often do things like : cris$ python runexperiment.py > output.txt cris$ cat output.txt ...
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On Windows 8 how an I adjust the touchscreen scrolling momentum

I have two Windows 8 devices -- A Surface RT and a Toshiba all-in-one. On the Surface if I do a fast swipe from right-to-left the screen scrolls quickly and continues to scroll after I've lifted my ...