Activating middle mouse button

Michael R. Head burner at
Sat Sep 16 19:38:50 UTC 2006

On Sat, 2006-09-16 at 13:33 +0530, eran ratnayake wrote:
> Hi all,
>             I use IBM Thinkpad R51e and I want to activate the
> scrolling functionality of middle mouse button in all the possible
> windows. How I do that?

That's a feature specific to the IBM-provided drivers for Windows. I
haven't found a package that does quite the same thing under Linux. One
think you can do is enable "Autoscrolling" in Firefox, which will enable
it for browser windows, but not other apps.


> Best Regards
> Eran
Michael R. Head <burner at>
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