This site is not affiliated with Linus Torvalds or The Open Group in any way. Fix is the same, prevent double module loading. Press "Ctrl + C" to stop this interface, then (if everything is working): xbindkeys &which will load xbindkeys in the background, and you should be set. Non-functional Synaptics special abilities (multi-tap, scrolling, etc.) In some cases Synaptics touchpads only work partially. http://tekspotting.com/not-working/xorg-scroll-wheel-not-working.html
I just took my old mouse and... The -d option will make it start in the background as a daemon. BTW if you have installed a driver in windows that came with the mouse, then there is your issue: the manufacturer has done something odd and not made it public or It used to work fine in Windows XP.
Share a link to this question via email, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook. Done The following package was automatically installed and is no longer required: libxatracker1 Use 'apt-get autoremove' to remove it. Then have udev run this script when USB mices are plugged in or out, with these udev rules: /etc/udev/rules.d/01-touchpad.rules SUBSYSTEM=="input", KERNEL=="mouse[0-9]*", ACTION=="add", RUN+="/usr/bin/mouse-pnp-event-handler.sh add%k" SUBSYSTEM=="input", KERNEL=="mouse[0-9]*", ACTION=="remove", RUN+="/usr/bin/mouse-pnp-event-handler.sh remove%k" Buttonless touchpads
Good! Suggested packages: xfonts-100dpi xfonts-75dpi The following NEW packages will be installed: xserver-xorg-core 0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 60 not upgraded. Are there no settings I can hack at until it works properly, though? –Alex Leach Feb 12 '13 at 17:28 If it is that bad, I would think not Ubuntu No Synaptics Driver Loaded Section "Module" Load "dbe" Load "extmod" Load "type1" Load "freetype" Load "glx" EndSection #If using twin view uncomment this part Section "ServerFlags" # Option "Xinerama" "0" EndSection # Mouse settings: Section
Removing xserver-xorg-input-mouse (2:1.8.1-makson1~raring3) ... Ubuntu 14.04 Touchpad Scroll Not Working rpigna View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Visit rpigna's homepage! Some desktop environments (KDE and GNOME at least) define sane and useful default configurations for clickpads, providing a right button at the bottom right of the pad, recognising two and three-finger Join Date Sep 2005 Location Alabama, USA Beans 129 DistroKubuntu 15.04 Vivid Vervet Re: Scroll wheel not working Originally Posted by wordsforthewise Thanks for the help, but it's still not working.
If not, the mouse driver in the kernel needs to be taught about horizontal scrolling events which differ from each mouse unfortunately. Ubuntu Two Finger Scroll Not Working Adv Reply May 7th, 2011 #2 joe2012 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Spilled the Beans Join Date Aug 2009 Beans 15 Re: Scroll wheel not working I'm having xbindkeys allows you to map any mouse (or keyboard) event to some program. By default, the whole button area is detected as a left button, so right and middle-click functions and click + drag will not work.
SolutionHere i find some useful information regarding Mouse Wheel Scrolling malfunction issuse, please check Ubuntu Mouse Configuration Official website. Why would the scroll wheel work in one direction, but not the other? Couldn't Find Synaptics Properties. No Synaptics Driver Loaded? xev keeps silent while turning wheel to the left/right. Ubuntu Mouse Scroll Wheel Not Working Main Menu LQ Calendar LQ Rules LQ Sitemap Site FAQ View New Posts View Latest Posts Zero Reply Threads LQ Wiki Most Wanted Jeremy's Blog Report LQ Bug Syndicate Latest
rmmod && insmod the psmouse module. 2. navigate here Password Ubuntu This forum is for the discussion of Ubuntu Linux. If you want to define a middle button remember one key piece of information from the manual; edge set to 0 extends to infinity in that direction. Adv Reply May 10th, 2011 #4 wordsforthewise View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message First Cup of Ubuntu Join Date Oct 2010 Beans 5 Re: Scroll wheel not working Thanks Install Synaptics Touchpad Driver Ubuntu
Anybody has ideas on how to solve it? Won't enable touchpad yet for $CUR_USER." fi ;; esac fi done Update the TRACKPAD_NAME variable for your system configuration. It is to be considered a replacement for synaptiks and the old kcm-touchpad module. Check This Out Much of this section is stolen from another mouse guide.
Andrew Petelin (adrianopol) wrote on 2008-11-08: #8 Can't enable horizontal scrolling for my Logitech Laser V150. Xf86-input-synaptics Setting Forward And Back Buttons If all you want to do is set your four or five button mouse to use the extra buttons as "forward" and "back" buttons, you may If you do so, the type of scrolling is determined by the edge you start from.
Enabling touchpad for $CUR_USER." else logger "Additional external mice found. rpigna View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Visit rpigna's homepage! Remove existing xorg using the following command sudo apt-get remove --purge xserver-xorg Install xorg using the following command sudo apt-get install xserver-xorg Reconfigure xorg using the following command sudo dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xorg Synclient ZAxisMapping refers to the scroll wheel.
In one direction. well in that case you're free to remove the file we've created. Attach your /var/log/Xorg.0.log and ~/xmodmap-pp to this bug report. this contact form They appeared to have no problems with the scroll wheel, though... –Alex Leach Feb 13 '13 at 13:04 yeah, +1 on driver issue.
CAUTION: The following commands change your GRUB configuration, and could conceivably render Ubuntu or other OS's unbootable. Removing xserver-xorg-video-mga (2:1.6.2-makson1~raring1) ... Post kernel 3.15, having the module blacklisted may cause touchpad to stop working completely. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in.
These settings cannot be modified on the fly with synclient, however, xinput works: xinput set-prop "SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad" "Synaptics Soft Button Areas" 4000 0 4063 0 3000 4000 4063 0 You EmulateTwoFingerMinZ/W (integer) play with this value to set the precision of two finger scroll. but please I cant my wheel mouse to work dcruz Linux - Newbie 3 07-10-2003 03:41 AM USB mouse wheel not working properly bongski55 Slackware 2 06-17-2003 10:12 AM All times Over the last couple of days however, the scroll wheel stopped working....
Configuration The primary method of configuration for the touchpad is through an Xorg server configuration file. Version: 1:1.2.1-0ubuntu1 Add tags Tag help Pascal De Vuyst (pascal-devuyst) wrote on 2007-08-05: #1 Do you still have this problem in Ubuntu 7.04 (Feisty)? To scroll fast, draw small circles in the center of your touchpad. I have tried reinstalling xserver-xorg-input-synaptics package but receive the following error of Package 'xorg-input-abi-20' has no installation candidate.
Avoid using an ACPI battery monitor. Attempt to load psmouse with "proto=imps" option.