Opened 6 years ago

Closed 6 years ago

Last modified 6 years ago

#12012 closed enhancement (invalid)

Cannot disable touchpad scrolling

Reported by: haiqu Owned by: czeidler
Priority: normal Milestone: Unscheduled
Component: Preferences/Touchpad Version: R1/Development
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked By: Blocking:
Platform: All


Using a Lenovo T60 I tried to disable touchpad scrolling and find there is no option available to do this.

Change History (5)

comment:1 by humdinger, 6 years ago

You mean the scrolling area down the right side of the pad (and buttom for horizontal scrolling)? If so, that should be possible by grabbing the red line in the touchpad graphic in the preferences and minimize the scroll area.

comment:2 by haiqu, 6 years ago

Awesome! BTW the Horizontal Scrolling checkbox seems to do nothing at all.

Version 0, edited 6 years ago by haiqu (next)

comment:3 by luroh, 6 years ago

Resolution: invalid
Status: newclosed

comment:4 by axeld, 6 years ago

I think the user experience could be quite a bit nicer in this regard, in any case.

comment:5 by czeidler, 6 years ago

I think the horizontal scrolling checkbox is for two finger scrolling, i.e. you can scroll horizontally and not only vertically using two fingers. (if you want to try it, some older touchpads only detect two fingers when both fingers are one an horizontal line...) I also had to look into the source code so maybe a more verbose label? Will add John for clarification.

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