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 I stop my browser from scrolling while in a game?

Some games and programs use the scroll wheel to scroll or zoom, but if the main window is large enough, this will usually scroll the browser window as well, which will put the game off of the screen. ...
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Shortcut For Scrolling Left Or Right in Ubuntu

I've been using Ubuntu a bit for web development and I was wondering if there is a way to easily scroll left or right, without a mouse that has a left/right scroll wheel. The mouse I have currently is ...
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Using scroll wheels as mouse movement?

i got this mouseand i want ask, if its possible to use the two scroll wheels as mouse movement? The upper wheel for vertical movement and the bottom one for horizontal movement. I already tried the ...
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Ubuntu mouse scroll moves cursor instead of entire view

When I use the mouse scroll in a window which has a cursor (such as a text editor), the scroll controls the cursor position instead of the scrollbar on the right. Similarly, when I'm in a window which ...
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Microsoft Wireless Mouse 1850 disassembly

I got a Microsoft Wireless Mouse 1850, it´s a cheap but good quality mouse. At this moment it have a problem: when i use the wheel and scroll up it inadvertently scroll down and viceversa. I did ...
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How do I change the number of lines scrolls when I hit spacebar?

My fingers are usually clenched at my keyboard's homerow and it bugs me when I have to take my hands off to use the mouse to scroll. While the spacebar gives a convenient option, it usually scrolls ...
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Curser does not scroll up or down document pages

I am using Wordperfect 12 for my word processing needs. When I used my up and down arrows to scroll up or down my document page, my curser used to scroll up or down the screen page of my document ...
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Synaptics Touchpad scroll no longer works after Windows 10 upgrade

So I just updated to the Windows 10 OS and now the scroll function on my touchpad does not work (cursor works fine otherwise). I have an HP Pavilion with a Synaptics touchpad, and even though a ...
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Windows 10 Horizontal Scroll Issue

I'd like to know What this thing is and how to disable it if possible. It only appears in windows with a horizontal scroll-bar and it allows you to scroll left-right with the mouse wheel. I've tried ...
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Increasing scroll back length of xterm

I am logged in remotely to a CentOS 6.6 machine from a Mac with Yosemite running XQuartz 2.7.8. When I run xterm on my CentOS machine, I'm can only scroll back about 1200 lines. How do I increase ...
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Disable JavaScript *scrolling* in Chrome

I am sick of websites like this one that hijack my browser's natural scrolling in an apparent attempt to make it smoother or something (?). But I have a ratchetless mouse wheel that gives me very fast ...
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Windows10 - 64bit - PS/2 mouse scroll wheel not working

Ever since I installed Windows10 - 64bit, my PS/2 mouse scroll wheel is not working in some software, but working great in other things. Not working in Start - All Apps, Not working in Edge broswer. ...
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Disabling horizontal scrolling using mouse wheel

I am using Windows 7 x64 on an iMac (via BootCamp) with the button-less Magic Mouse that comes with the iMac. I would like to disable the horizontal scrolling that happens when you move slightly the ...
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ConEmu / cmder last line of shell getting hidden / scrolled beneath bottom

I don't know if I've described this well, but the bottom line of the console keeps getting scrolled beneath the bottom. I imagine some setting I've tweaked caused this, but I can't figure out which ...
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Tmux mouse selection resets scrolling position

When I scroll in a pane, my current shell prompt is not on the screen anymore, then I select anything (for example when I am explaining to a colleague something, just to point a line), the result will ...
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Mouse scroll doesn't work in Windows 10 start menu

The Windows 10 start menu doesn't want to obey my mouse scroll. Scrolling works with my keyboard's touchpad, and the touchscreen. I've tried running Windows Troubleshooter on Mouse settings to no ...
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Why does Scrollwheel stop working in some websites in Chrome?

While browsing random sites on stumbleupon, I've found a fair number of sites that I can't scroll with the mousewheel in Chrome. I keep wondering if it's something in the webpage, or an error, or ...
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Excel, worksheet scrollbar size

I have a problem with the vertical scrollbar on one of my worksheets. The worksheet contains ~20000 rows and the scrollbar is too big to use conveniently. However when I click and drag it, it ...
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Prevent Thunderbird from automatic mark “read” while scrolling

On my Lenovo yoga 300-11IBY with a Elan smartpad Touchpad I have the problem, that when I scroll through the email list in my Inbox, the active line follows the visual part of the inbox. If I scroll ...
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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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Thinkpad, Windows, middle button for “open in new tab” and scroll

There apparently is tpmiddle to make the middle button work like a scroll wheel PLUS a wheel press click. But the link to the synaptics SDK is broken. How can I make my middle trackpad button work ...
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Excel 2010- Document Contents Not Scrolling with Scrollbar

For some reason on a couple of computers, Excel 2010 is having issue with the scrollbar. When the vertical scrollbar is dragged, the contents of the page do not follow (for example, as they do in a ...
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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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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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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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Scroll “less” output using scroll wheel on Mac OS X

How can I enable the scrolling of "less" output (rather than the terminal window itself) using the scroll wheel on OSX?
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No smooth scrolling on Windows 10

For some reason, smooth scrolling (using the mouse wheel) was replaced on Windows 10 (in my case, at least) with scrolling of entire page and sometimes even more. I see this on those apps for now: ...
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Mouse-scrolling nano in Terminal.app

In the OS X Terminal, we can use the mouse or trackpad to scroll in programs that use the alternate screen, such as less. This used to be possible in nano as well, both for local sessions as well as ...
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Why is my computer misinterpreting the behavior of the scroll wheel?

Short version: When I scroll up or down, it usually scrolls the way it should, but intermittently it scrolls the other way. Why? I'm using a wireless mouse on my laptop (Lenovo, Windows 7). When I ...
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Windows Embedded 8.1 Industry Pro Scrolling issue

I have been facing this issue since I first installed this version of the Windows from dreamspark. For me "Choose how many lines to scroll each time" works better at 7 option. But often it goes ...
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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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Microsoft mouse makes an additional jump scroll after scrolling

When I do some scrolling with the middle button, often the page suddenly makes another jump and scrolls down after a short delay. This is very annoying if you just fixated on a sentence and the page ...
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Select different items in context menus by scrolling

I've used FL Studio for quite some time, and one of the things I've really enjoyed was the in-app ability to select different menu items by scrolling with the mouse wheel: Is there any method to ...
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Is there a way to scroll, by pixel, instead of by cell, in either Excel or OpenOffice Calc?

We have lots of spreadsheets that have lists of numbered sound files for an educational app. We use spreadsheet features such as "fill down" for the numbering, and we often use formulas to check ...
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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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In Windows Chrome, how can I reduce the scroll wheel speed, including in the developer tools?

Running Windows 7 and Chrome. For some reason, one tick of my scroll wheel jumps something like 20-30 lines at one time, far too fast. It's most annoying when trying to use the developer tools, ...
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How to stop Vim from scrolling when splitting vertically

The problem Somehow on this box every time I split a window (^W v or :vs) the original pane scrolls in such a way that my cursor is exactly scrolloff=5 from the top. I have tried to remove all ...
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How to debug a problematic word document

I realize that there are tons of questions with similar symptoms, but I checked most of them and could not find an answer. My system setup is as follows; nothing special running in the background: ...
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How to Enable side scrolling on Lenovo 3000 G530

I have a lenovo 3000 G530. How do I enable side scrolling(scrolling pages with one finger at the side) on the touchpad?
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ElanTech touchpad not working - “lenovo B50-30” right-click or multitouch (never both)

My problem, I want to scroll on the "lenovo B50-30" with two fingers, but the right-click should be possible with the hardware-botton. It is a Linux Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I used this code to make the ...
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asus smart gesture not working

I have a Asus N55S laptop (I am running Windows). I have installed the smart Asus gesture driver and the icon is on the taskbar. I had many problems trying to find it in the beginning and trying to ...
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Synaptics touchpad scroll doesn't work on many applications

The Synaptics touchpad in my new laptop doesn't scroll at all in a number of applications, including Steam and Zune. I've narrowed the problem down to Synaptics not sending mouse wheel messages, but ...
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Global scroll acceleration in Windows

Is there a way to add smoothing and acceleration to scrolling in Windows. Cruising through pages by scrolling faster beats having to scroll a hundred times, and is the default behaviour of the mouse ...
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How to scroll beyond last line in MSWord?

In MSWord when using the web layout view is there an option to allow scrolling beyong the last line? For instance I am working on a long list of items using the web layout. As my document grows ...
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Arrow keys skip to end of documents and lists

So, recently my arrow keys have gone and messed themselves up. If I'm typing a document and hit the left arrow key, instead of going back a single character, it now goes back to the beginning of the ...
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To reverse the scrolling of Mighty Mouse in Windows 10 [duplicate]

I read this post but there is no Device Settings in my mouse configurations. How can you reverse the scrolling of mighty mouse in Windows 10?
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Excel - Vertical scroll columns A, B, C, D, E but F, G, H stay the same?

I know I can split at column F and each will scroll individually horizontally but I want them to independently scroll vertically. Is this possible? Here is a fiddle of an example of what I want in ...
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Pass mouse events through tmux

I have noticed that scrolling in tmux is a hazzle and was wondering if it was possible to have tmux pass them along to the application or terminal. I may be understanding things wrong here but I have ...
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cygwin > xterm > bash > less : MouseWheel scrolling not working

I am trying to get mousewheel scrolling to work in less, within an xterm in cygwin with XMing x-server and fvwm window manager ! I hope I make sense.. I have tried rxvt, urxvt, urxvt-X, aterm, mrxvt ...
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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 ...