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From: Uwe Thiem <uwix@××××.na>
To: gentoo-desktop@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-desktop] Re: smooth scrolling in konqueror (like in firefox)
Date: Sat, 13 Aug 2005 16:17:02
In Reply to: [gentoo-desktop] Re: smooth scrolling in konqueror (like in firefox) by Duncan <>
On 13 August 2005 14:03, Duncan wrote:
> Christian Parpart posted <200508130559.20321.trapni@g.o>, excerpted > > below, on Sat, 13 Aug 2005 05:59:18 +0200: > > I just installed a SuSE Linux within VMware and was really surprised > > about how smoove the pages do scroll up/down (using the mouse wheel) > > within SuSE's KDE installation; > > > > I was wondering wether this is a SuSE patch (where available, if) or > > whether I am just missing the path to this config entry.
Actually, it isn't a konqueror feature but a KDE-wide one. Open the Control Centre, Peripherals -> Mouse -> Advanced -Y Mouse wheel scrolls by. You can adjust it there.
> > I don't know about the mouse wheel smooth-scrolling, and don't have > Firefox installed so can't try it there, but I just found the Konqueror > auto-scroll feature, quite by accident. I'm running KDE 3.4.1, and have > no idea if it's in earlier versions or not, since I just discovered it, > but try hitting shift-arrow (up, down, left, or right). Auto-scrolling! > Hitting any key (no, not /the/ "any" key! <g>) to stop the scrolling.
It has been in konqueror for ages.
> > I think there's probably some way to adjust the speed, but I'm not sure > where. It's possible it's (presently) only adjustable by editing a config > file, not graphically.
Hit Shift-down briefly. Hit it again. Again. See? Want to slow down? Hit Shift-up briefly. Uwe -- (last updated: 20.06.2004) -- gentoo-desktop@g.o mailing list