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 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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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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Logitech Anywhere MX mouse scrolls up a little after I scroll down and vice-versa

I am using Windows 7 x64 and have installed the SetPoint Settings software and have specified OS implementation. I have also unchecked the smooth scrolling. How to fix this problem, so the response ...
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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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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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Mouse wheel suddenly scrolls 7 times faster than usual

I'm using a Windows XP image in VirtualBox. Then my scroll wheel suddenly began scrolling 21 lines at each tick instead of the usual 3. Why it does this and how can I reset it? It's very annoying and ...
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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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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 ...