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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Free panning/scrolling on LibreOffice Draw

LibreOffice Draw allows me to scroll vertically or horizontally using my mouse as follows: Scroll Wheel: Scroll vertically Shift + Scroll Wheel: Scroll horizontally My question is: Is there any way ...
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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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What is causing spurious mouse wheel events using Magic Mouse in applications?

I recently switched to using an Apple Magic Mouse and have found that I am getting spurious mouse wheel events (mouse-5) when moving the mouse intermittently. I've seen this in Chicken of the VNC. ...
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Improving scrolling behavior in Chrome

I use Trello every single day. My issue with Trello (which probably isn't specific to Trello, but is the only "example" app I can think of that exhibits this problem) is that the browser window can ...
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Two-fingered scrolling is slow in Windows 8 modern UI aka Metro

I own a Packard-Bell te69hw. It has an ELAN tech touchpad built-in. The issue is that the scrolling is really slow in Metro. It works perfectly fine in desktop mode. The problem was the since day one. ...
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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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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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Remote desktop freezes when there's a lot of scrolling text

when I connect to a Windows 2008 server via remote desktop (rdesktop ir krdc - doesn't matter) it works fine until there is a lot of scrolling text. Let's say I open a ssh connection to some other ...
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Chrome - How to disable scroll over tabs

I use a laptop. Not a mac, but with a multitouchpad so I scroll down and right click with 2 fingers still. I hate the fact that if I move too much my fingers over tabs, the scroll will but activated ...
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Reverse scrolling with Synergy from Mac to Windows

I have my Mountain Lion MacBook Pro and my Windows 7 Toshiba laptop connected via Synergy with the Mac serving as the server, and the PC acting as the client. I have an external mouse connected to the ...
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Customizing the functionality of the Monoprice graphic tablet's buttons?

I'd like to re-map the pen buttons of my Monoprice graphics tablet (this one) to do other things than those that are enabled through the official application? Currently, I can only assign the pen ...
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In the Open Firmware shell, how do I get output from ls to not scroll off the screen?

I'm working on a PowerPC-based Macintosh G4. In the Open Firmware shell, I'm using the ls command to show the device tree, but part of the information I need is toward the top of the tree, and scrolls ...
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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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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 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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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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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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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 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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How to change scrollwheelspeed in Xubuntu

Two things I hate about Xubuntu: Mouse is crazy fast in the slowest setting, and the scrollwheel is crazy-slow, scrolling only 2 lines of text per scroll, and this cannot be changed at all. For the ...
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Disable horizontal scrolling function in mouse driver

I am using a simple bluetooth mouse (BM084 chipset) that has a well known bug when connected via USB. The problem is, that it keeps on scrolling sideways, although it does not contain any horizontal ...
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Side scrolling in Windows (7)

Usually, I use Macs. At work though, I have to use Windows 7. I still use an Apple mouse and I am used to being able to scroll both vertically and horizontally. In some programs such as Google ...
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Mouse cursor (pointer) changes when using remote desktop?

I have Windows 7 Professional on my laptop. I have Windows 7 Home Premium on my desktop. I often use "Remote Desktop Connection" to access my laptop from my Desktop. Usually this works great. Today, ...
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Smooth scrolling text navigation on the command line?

When I open a file with less on the command line, I'd like the page scrolling commands like d, u to scroll the next page into view over a few frames of animation instead of an abrupt jump. I find it's ...
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Ghost Scroll on Virtualbox

I'm having a problem with a virtual machine I have in Virtual Box. From time to time it starts scrolling by its own and I don't even touch the wheel in my mouse, it happens regardless of the ...
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Scroll with stylus on surface pro

I just purchased a Surface Pro 2. I tried to scroll using the stylus (on a chrome page for example). The problem is that I'm getting an icon with the shortcut I just used but my scroll has no effect. ...
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Scrolling while viewing content in MS Word 2007 on Windows 8.1

I run Word 2007 on a windows 7 machine, in print layout mode, with zoom set to page width, and I can indeed see the document contents while scrolling. However, with Word 2007 running on a windows 8.1 ...
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Scrolling issue with Dual Screen or external monitor (Laptop) Microsoft Excel 2013

There is a peculiar intermittent problem with Microsoft excel on one of my users' computers, when selecting a range of cells that is out of the visible area by clicking and dragging, you would expect ...
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Windows 7 - window dragging vertically when panning on overscroll - can it be disabled?

I have a Windows 7 touch screen computer. I noticed that when I have windowed applications which are vertically scrollable, for example Windows Task manager, and I scroll (with touch) to the bottom ...
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magic mouse scroll broken

I'm using an iMac with wireless keyboard and mouse. The mouse has stopped scrolling in email, but scrolls in face book and on internet. I can go up and down the mail list with the arrows, but when I'm ...
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Scrollbar doesn't work until I'm done dragging

In PowerPoint 2007 on Win7, the mousewheel scrolls too slowly, so I go over to the scrollbar and want to drag the scrollbar and have the view refresh WHILE I'm dragging. It only refreshes once I let ...
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Reverse mousewheel scrolling for Windows 8 Store apps

I'm using this method for inverting the scrolling direction for my mouse. It works perfectly fine in Windows 8 desktop mode. However, in Windows Store apps, the mouse direction is apparently inverted ...
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Touchpad - Reverse scroll state not saving

I've got a Samung Series 9 on Windows 8.1 with the latest touchpad drivers. I turn off reverse scroll but after a reboot this setting changes back to the default with reverse scrolling enabled. Does ...
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Don't scroll on search

When searching with / and ? in scrollback/copy mode (VIM style) tmux scrolls the window so that the search result appears in the center of the screen. I find that this makes me loose track of where I ...
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Prevent or turn-off scrolling in PDF

Can I disable the following in a PDF: page down mouse scrolling I'd like to prevent going to the next page via mousescroll or pagedown (but rather to another page via hyperlinks that I have ...
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Synaptics - Double finger scroll activates Screensaver

I'm using the Synaptics Touchpad Driver on Windows 8.1 pro. When I'm using the double finger scroll, I noticed that the Screensaver still activates even though you're moving up and down the page. Is ...
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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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Is it possible to get the scroll wheel to work in GNU less within XTerm?

In my research it sounds like less is a console only program and isn't going to be accepting mouse events any time soon. gnome-terminal appears to have an interesting feature when you're on an ...
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Windows 8 Start screen mouse wheel scrolling

I have my mouse wheel set to scroll one page at a time. I'm usually happy with this, but the behavior for the Apps page of the Windows 8 Start screen isn't too good. The problem is that whatever ...
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Windows 8.1 Metro - Mouse scroll wheel doesn't scroll horizontally

This seems to have occurred after updating to 8.1; basically when in any Metro app (including the start screen) scrolling up and down with the scroll wheel does not scroll the app. I have one of those ...
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Cannot navigate backwards in manpages

In manpages I can navigate forwards (using eg. C-d, or C-f), but not backwards: C-b, or C-u do not work. Nor can I search backwards: While I can jump to the next found item using 'n' I cannot jump ...
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Program that enables autoscroll anywhere

Autoscroll is handy, but I can't use it in explorer and many other programs. Is there any application that could enable autoscrolling universally? Cheers
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screen sensitivity issue with Windows 8.1

I recently installed Windows 8.1 on my Dell Studio laptop with a touch screen. I noticed that when I touch the screen, the screen jumps. It thinks I'm scrolling (moving my finger) when I'm not. I ...
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Prevent scrolling from persisting after reaching top/bottom of page

There probably is a better way to explain it, but here we go: When I use my laptop's touchpad to scroll up/down, and then press ctrl (typically to switch between tabs with ctrl+tab), the browser ...
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My Acer Aspire R7 laptop touch scroll pad isn't working, and fn f7 isn't fixing it

I can't figure out how to get the scroll to work again on my laptop. I've only had the laptop for a few weeks and have been greatly disappointed with its many problems. I have Windows 8 installed ...
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Touchpad scrolling slow in Chrome Aura Metro

Touchpad scrolling for me is significantly slower in Chrome Aura launched in Metro than on the desktop... anyone else have this problem or even better, a solution? Some specs/versions you may find ...
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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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tmux mode-mouse scroll by page rather than line

I have mode-mouse on, and sometimes find setting terminal-overrides to xterm:smcup@rmcup@* to be useful however I would like the mouse wheel to scroll by page rather than line. Currently I bind ...
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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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Windows 8 tile scroll counter-intuitive

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 ...