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[Discuss] mouse behavior

As the OP wrote, the first issue is due to window snapping.  The second 
issue is probably due to *clicking* the map wheel when you're over a 
link, rather than rolling the wheel when you're over it.  XFCE I believe 
has a setting that clicking on a link with the wheel will visit that 
link.  It's probably configurable somewhere.  Maybe in the mouse section 
of the control panel?



On 2/24/19 11:54 AM, Laura Conrad wrote:
> Last fall I upgraded both my laptop and my desktop to ubuntu 18.4
> (actually Mint) from ubuntu 16.4.  In both cases I'm using xfce as my
> desktop environment.
> Ever since, I have no idea what using my mouse is going to actually do.
> The specific problems are:
>      When I move a window by dragging with the left button in the title
>      bar, often instead of just moving the window, it puts the window
>      into full-screen mode.
>      When I scroll a page in the gpoogle-chrome browser by using the
>      mouse scroll wheel, it often opens links I have scrolled over.  I've
>      never managed to see this actually happen; usually I look up at the
>      list of tabs and there are suddenly a dozen tabs I didn't open.
> Since it happens on two different computers with several different
> mouses, I'm pretty sure it's software and not hardware.
> Is there a way to either turn these behaviors off, or to figure out what
> triggers them so that they don't happen unless I want them?

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