Compiz and Mouse Wheel
davstev at sasktel.net
Fri Jul 23 15:09:02 UTC 2010
Michael Comperchio wrote:
> On Thu, 2010-07-22 at 19:30 -0500, Cybe R. Wizard wrote:
>> On Thu, 22 Jul 2010 16:20:05 -0400
>> Michael Comperchio <mcmprch at fazoogled.com> wrote:
>> > I know that this has been asked and probably answered... but after a
>> > couple of hours of Googling I can't find it...
>> > I used to be able (with earlier Ubuntu releases) to switch workspaces
>> > by scrolling the mouse wheel... with 10.4 I can't. I've looked in
>> > ccsm and can't seem to find an option to allows that scrolling. There
>> > is a setting for using button 2 (the wheel on my mouse) that allows
>> > me to grab and rotate the desktops... which looks cool and impresses
>> > my Windoze freinds... but I like the wheel scroll switching. Any
>> > pointers?
>> > It amazes me sometimes the things I can blow away time on...
>> > Thanks
>> Are you sure it was a scroll? I don't remember that capability.
>> I /do/ have edge bumping with the mouse pointer to rotate the cube. Is
>> that maybe what you want?
>> Cybe R. Wizard
>> When Windows are opened the bugs come in.
> Am I sure? Almost... Edge bumping might work... Have to chase that down.
> I find the ccsm interface to be a little confusing... and the compiz
> website wasn't really much help.
One of the following is probably what you're looking for. Scrollwheel
steps through desktops. Pressing scrollwheel & moving mouse
Desktop scrolling with mousewheel
Enable Rotate Cube
Rotate Left - <Control>Button 4
Rotate Right - <Control>Button 5
Enable Viewport Switcher
Desktop-based Viewport Switching tab:
Move Next - Button4
Move Prev - Button5
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