How many clicks on Unity launcher?
clanlaw at googlemail.com
Mon Dec 17 09:44:05 UTC 2012
On 17 December 2012 03:57, Jim Byrnes <jf_byrnes at comcast.net> wrote:
> On 12/16/2012 09:20 PM, Tommy Trussell wrote:
>> On Sun, Dec 16, 2012 at 8:58 PM, Jim Byrnes <jf_byrnes at comcast.net
>> <mailto:jf_byrnes at comcast.net>> wrote:
>> On 12/16/2012 08:14 PM, Marc Deslauriers wrote:
>> On 12-12-16 06:20 PM, Jim Byrnes wrote:
>> Should an application run with one click or two on it's icon
>> on the
>> I just installed 12.04 sometimes I can run a program with
>> one click and
>> other times it takes two. Usually the first thing I open is
>> followed by Thunderbird. They require two clicks while the
>> icon I pinned to the launcher only needs one. If I close
>> and reopen
>> Firefox one click will open it.
>> What are the rules regarding this?
>> The rule is simple: it should always only require a single click.
>> What happens when you click it just once? Does it throb?
>> Yes the icon moves slightly up and to the left a little and then
>> returns to it's original position.
>> Regards, Jim
>> That sounds like the mouse sensitivity is high and the launcher is
>> interpreting the click as a click-and-drag. You might try opening the
>> "Mouse and Touchpad" control application and adjust the sensitivity to
> Under Pointer Speed -> Acceleration & Sensitivity are both all the way to
> the left. The slowest and lowest available.
Perhaps Drag and Drop threshold adjusts the amount the mouse can move
before it is considered to be a drag rather than a click. I am not
sure though. Mine is set to about 75%.
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