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Bug? No repeat action on horizontal scroll with mouse wheel [closed]

asked 2012-11-14 08:25:20 +0200

Astuur gravatar image

updated 2015-10-19 02:26:16 +0200

Alex Kemp gravatar image

This is for CALC LibreOffice Version (Build ID: 58f22d5) on Win32 XP SP3

When I try to scroll sideways using the mouse wheel (pressing it to the right or to the left), I can move one step, but then the scrolling stops, and I must release and re- press the wheel to continue scrolling.

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answered 2012-11-24 12:21:32 +0200

ROSt52 gravatar image

I just tested Calc (3.5.7) using a Kensington mouse where one button is allocated to AutoScroll, It works fine all directions.

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Mine is a Logitech LX3. I just checked the setpoint utility for this mouse, but this feature cannot be configured there. Without setpoint WinXP's mouse driver does not provide any funtionality for shifting the wheel. So I guess it's driver related. thank you both. Will look for another mousesoftware

Astuur gravatar imageAstuur ( 2012-11-24 17:36:05 +0200 )edit

Addendum: For some srtange reason the feature has started to work without any change from my doing. Mouseware quirk, probably.

Astuur gravatar imageAstuur ( 2012-11-25 19:46:17 +0200 )edit

answered 2012-11-15 16:58:19 +0200

horst gravatar image

This is not a bug in LO. I have the same behavior in ALL programs.

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I don't. My older Excel (2k) does repeat, and many other programs, too. Firefox is another example. the feature is actually quite helpful, while I can see no advantage in a single action. So, bug or no bug - might be good to change.

Astuur gravatar imageAstuur ( 2012-11-24 10:09:41 +0200 )edit

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