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How can I scroll horizontally with my regular mouse?

If your keyboard is near your mouse, you can hold the shift key down while you operate the scroll wheel. The window should scroll left and right. Of course, the left and right arrow keys will ...
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How to take a screenshot that includes a scrolling element within a web page in Firefox?

My suggestion is to use the Firefox's built in feature that allows you to take screenshots of single DOM element. Just pop open the developer tools → Find the element → Right Click and take ...
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How can I invert touchpad scroll direction on Windows 10 on my Asus laptop?

I FINALLY figured it out! On my Asus machine, at least. Go to Control Panel, like Browning IT said, but instead of clicking on the "Mouse" option, click on "Asus Smart Gesture" instead. Under the Two ...
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tmux: enable mouse scrolling in vim instead of history buffer

Adding following to your .vimrc does it. set mouse=a This enables mouse in all modes, hence a for all. See vim manpages and http://vim.wikia.com/wiki/Using_the_mouse_for_Vim_in_an_xterm.
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Is there a way to scroll, by pixel, instead of by cell, in either Excel or OpenOffice Calc?

I see you've gotten a lot of unhelpful answers, and this one probably adds to that list. It is not possible to do this in Excel. There was a conversation with an Excel MVP in 2013 on this topic that ...
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Logitech Anywhere MX mouse scrolls up a little after I scroll down and vice-versa

Try pushing down on the scroll wheel, it should click. I just discovered that the wheel toggles between a very smooth scroll and a more precise scroll. In my case, changing to the more precise scroll ...
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How can I invert touchpad scroll direction on Windows 10 on my Asus laptop?

If you have a touchpad: In Windows 10, if you have a touchpad, you will probably have one of the options mentioned in the other answers: Start Menu -> Settings -> Mouse & touchpad -> ...
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No smooth scrolling on Windows 10

Here are a couple of settings I found, which you can tweak in Windows 10 to create smoother scrolling throughout the entire OS: Method 1: Right-click on the Windows start button to start in the ...
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Notepad++ scrolls beyond the EOF

If you update Notepad++ to version 7.0 or above, you'll now also have the option to enable this natively without plugins: Go to Settings > Preferences > Editing, and check Enable scrolling beyond ...
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How to scroll the terminal emulator window in smaller steps using the keyboard?

If using iTerm2, you can see all shortcuts in Preferences Panel. ⌘ ↑ Move one line up in scrollback buffer ⌘ ↓ Move one line down in scrollback buffer You can also add your own shortcuts. I ...
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Enable touch-scrolling in Firefox

I finally found a solution: start firefox with: env MOZ_USE_XINPUT2=1 firefox This enables touch-scrolling for me. Pinch-to-zoom does not work for regular web pages, but it does work on some selected ...
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Windows 10 - Powershell console, cannot vertically scroll

I found the solution. I had to increase the Height in "Screen Buffer Size" under "Layout" tab in properties.
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How to take a screenshot that includes a scrolling element within a web page in Firefox?

2021 Edit The toolbar was removed from FF. But you can still access the commands by typing them in the console prefixed with a :. So for screenshots use :screenshot --fullpage fullpage.png or :...
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Enable touch-scrolling in Firefox

Edit /etc/security/pam_env.conf and add this line: MOZ_USE_XINPUT2 DEFAULT=1 reboot see https://askubuntu.com/a/994483/34298
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VirtualBox Scroll Up/Down Guest Terminal

If you'd like to scroll up/down in VirtualBox terminal window, use please the combination key: Shift+PageUp/PageDown For leave terminal window, just press the right Ctrl.
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how to make less pager respond to scroll wheel and not clear the screen

Not without hacking less's source code. A bit of background story: Less cannot handle mouse (including scroll events) at all. Terminal emulators support a so-called alternate screen. This is which ...
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Is there a way to scroll, by pixel, instead of by cell, in either Excel or OpenOffice Calc?

Yes, you can scroll smoothly in Excel if you drag with the middle mouse button.
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Chrome - How to disable scroll over tabs

As of today this is built-in functionality within Chrome GTK/Linux only. Here is the key thread discussing the change: https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=1316 Windows users must ...
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On Windows 10, I cannot two-finger-scroll in Google Inbox with Chrome

Try entering chrome://flags in your adress bar, searching for Enable touch events and setting that dropdown to Disabled. Recent versions of chrome do strange things on some pages that rely on ...
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Can I enable scrolling with middle-button-drag in OS X?

I did it with Hammerspoon with the following configuration script inspired by this thread: https://github.com/tekezo/Karabiner/issues/814#issuecomment-337643019 Steps: Install Hammerspoon Click its ...
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How can I invert touchpad scroll direction on Windows 10 on my Asus laptop?

Settings > Devices > Mouse & Touchpad > Additional Mouse Options > Devices Settings > Settings > Multi Finger. Check or uncheck 'Reverse Scrolling Direction' . This works on Lenovo Y410P
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MS Excel scroll bar disappeared

You or another user of the sheet may have minimized your horizontal scroll bar to show the maximum number of tabs in the view. The clue is if there are 3 vertical dots next to the add sheet symbol. To ...
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How to make mouse wheel scroll the less pager using bash and gnome-terminal?

export LESS='--mouse --wheel-lines=3'
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Cat file to terminal at particular speed of lines per second

just use awk with sleep: awk '{print $0; system("sleep .1");}' log.txt
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tmux - scroll up/down with shift + page up/down into a pane

Here's a solution that should just work with your muscle memory, allowing you to use Shift+PageUp and Shift+PageDown as you would in the normal terminal. bind -n Pageup copy-mode -u bind -n S-Pageup ...
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How to scroll horizontally in IntelliJ IDEA under Windows?

It's known issue. And still not fixed. This case reproducible in all JetBrain's IDEs and only on Windows OS.
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How to view all boot messages in Linux after booting?

So your console has two types of messages: generated by the kernel (via printk); generated by userspace (usually your init system). Kernel messages are always stored in the kmsg buffer, visible via ...
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Enable mouse for scrolling only in Vim in iTerm (MacOSX)

For Iterm2 Preference -> Advanced -> Mouse Tab, switch: Scroll wheel sends arrow keys when in alternate screen mode to: Yes
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How to take a screenshot that includes a scrolling element within a web page in Firefox?

Using Firefox's Responsive Design Mode, set the width to something normal and the height such that it's enough to encompass the entire page. Then click the screenshot button (the camera icon).
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How to scroll up and down in EFI shell

Yes, you can scroll. Use PgUp or Shift+PgUp to scroll it up. I have checked it in EFI shell v1 and v2 in virtual machines and in a real machine, all variants are working.
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