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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Invert the direction of the mousepad

I wonder if I can invert the scroll direction of my mousepad. I'd like to scroll upwards and have that action scroll downwards and vice-versa. I tried doing it with Windows PoweShell but got an error. ...
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Scrolling in Chrome on Windows 7 is very slow?

I have Chrome 13.0.782.220 m version and Windows 7 Proffesional. The problem is that when I open random site in new tab and then continue to scroll in the current site, the scrolling starts to lag big ...
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Windows 10 File Explorer jumps to top of the scrollbar?

For example, if you have a folder filled with a series of images and you wanted to rename each, currently this is what the File Explorer does: Open File Explorer, go to wanted folder to rename images,...
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When scrolling with mouse it causes contents of window to flash in Windows 10

After upgrading to Windows 10 on my Asus G74 laptop, scrolling a page with my mouse scroll wheel makes the window contents start flashing. Moving the scroll bar on the window stops the flashing and ...
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Completely disable inertia scrolling on OS X El Capitan

In Yosemite it was possible to enable scrolling without inertia in accessibility settings: However, in El Capitan (10.11) this only works for some apps. Firefox scrolls without inertia, but most ...
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How do I disable (or replace the effect of) “overscrolling” in Windows 10?

I'm an OSX user and don't like that the scrolling feature moves the entire window on Windows 10. This creates a jarring effect on the entire screen, when I'm dealing with only a particular document. ...
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How can I correct two-finger scrolling on a Linux VM under OSX?

An earlier poster posted some of my concern at http://apple.stackexchange.com/questions/235029/in-terminal-how-to-exit-the-two-fingers-history-scrolling-mode, and I am grateful; I now know how to get ...
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Autoscrolling issue [duplicate]

My laptop keeps scrolling by itself. The problem occasionally occurs whenever I'm surfing web, most noticeably Facebook. It will automatically scroll down to the bottom, and I can't get it back up, ...
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Disable scrolling-icon

How can I disable this scrolling icon? Windows 7, Synaptics TouchPad
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How can I invert touchpad scroll direction on Windows 10?

I just switched to Windows 10 on my ASUS N550JV and installed related drivers from the support page of ASUS. The touchpad works great, but for some reason the direction of scrolling on touchpad is ...
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Stop websites from changing scroll speed in Firefox

How can I stop websites that change my mouse wheel scrolling speed. For instance the new Youtube design changed that I have to scroll 500% more which I find a horrible user experience. Is there a way ...
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Disable horizontal scrolling on a Dell Latitude

My pointing stick on a Dell Latitude E6410 scrolls erratically because of the left/right scroll. Can I disable only the left/right scrolling?
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Get two-finger scroll on Windows laptop touchpad (like on macbook)?

I have a Dell Latitude laptop. Scrolling using the touchpad is possible by sliding along the right (or bottom) side of the touchpad. This doesn't work too well for me. Is it possible to configure the ...
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Reset width in Notepad++

I have a document open in Notepad++, and for some reason the horizontal scrollbar is tiny. It looks like the width of the text area is over 7000 characters. The document does have a (single) long line,...
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When editing a presentation in powerpoint, is there any way to scroll continuously between the slides?

Pretty much the title. I don't like the way that a single scroll wheel 'notch' moves an entire slide. I would rather scroll continuously between slides if possible. Maybe I'm wrong and it would be ...
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Adobe Flash CS6 zooming problems on Mac

I haven't used Flash or OS X in a long time and am having some trouble zooming in and out with the scroll wheel on my mouse. I'm not using a magic mouse, just a regular USB mouse. I want to hold some ...
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Jumpy scrolling behavior using Chromium with my touchpad hardware buttons

I am experiencing very jumpy scrolling in Chromium. When use my touchpad hardware buttons to click anywhere on a page, and then use two fingers to scroll, the scrolling gesture will cause Chromium to ...
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How to solve Chrome page jumps when scrolling after click? [duplicate]

I'm using Chrome Version 51.0.2704.106 (64-bit) on Ubuntu 16.04 64bit on HP ZBook 15. On any web page, when I scroll down (using the 2 finger scroll touchpad) click on any place on the page and try ...
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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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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 to control scroll bar behavior in Cinnamon?

I'm running a Debian 8 machine. I believe its running Cinnamon as the window manager: $ wmctrl -m Name: Mutter (Muffin) Class: N/A PID: N/A Window manager's "showing the desktop" mode: N/A When a ...
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Can non-rectangular windows which scroll diagonally be created on a webpage?

Can non-rectangular windows with scrolling-bars to scroll diagonally or even in an arc be fitted into a webpage? I have never seen an example of this, but I think it might make internet browsing more ...
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How to “one tap and hold in order to drag” in Windows 10 with a touchpad

I have an ACER laptop with Windows 10 and I`ve been struggling with one frustrating setting that I cannot change: I use a touchpad for my work. In order to drag and move a scrollbar, I need to point ...
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Auto-scrolling a PDF on a page basis with Adobe Acrobat Pro XI

Is it possible to auto-scroll a PDF on a page basis with Adobe Acrobat Pro XI with Windows 7 SP1 x64 Ultimate? By page basis I mean I want the PDF to auto-scroll page by page, and not by small ...
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How to take a screenshot that includes a scrolling element within a web page in Firefox?

I need to take a screenshot of an entire webpage. The trick is that I need the screenshot to include the entire contents of a single element that does not fit in the screen. It is a single ...
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Disable Mouse Horizontal Scrolling on Linux

Recently my mouse fell on the ground and now whenever I move it, it scrolls to left or right insanely! (the problem is with the mouse, it scrolls to left/right all the time) I'm wondering how can I ...
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Tmux doesn't respond to scroll in OS X Yosemite Terminal

Recently, I updated to OS X Yosemite and was delighted to find out Apple has added mouse support to their Terminal app. This works great in a standard Terminal window scrolling through my history and ...
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scroll bar stuck at bottom of screen

This problem has been occurring since yesterday. My laptop in on dual boot-Windows 8/Ubuntu. As soon as a webpage is opened or some folder is accessed, the scroll bar shoots to the bottom of the page ...
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How to avoid obligatory scrolling difficulties when filtering large amounts of data in Excel 2016 for Mac?

Here's a hypothetical scenario in which filtering works well in almost every other spreadsheet software, but not Excel 2016 for Mac: You have a large set of data (let's say 1000 rows), you scroll ...
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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 scroll momentum in debian jessie

I am using debian jessie and when I lift my fingers scrolling stops, so scrolling to the bottom of a webpage is very tedious. On another partition on my laptop I upgraded to jessie (here I did a fresh ...
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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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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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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 "...