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Old 03-17-2011, 10:46 PM   #1
Bob32
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mouse issue


hello,

I have a ubuntu laptop with a touchpad and it does some weird stuff sometimes. When I emulate a middle click on a selected word in Firefox, it loads that URL. That is, if I select (double click on) the word 'please', and then accidentally middle click on it, the URL please.com is loaded, which is a site I didn't intend to go to. This is pretty annoying, how can I get rid of this unwanted feature ?

Thanks.
 
Old 03-18-2011, 01:19 AM   #2
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Bring up your about:config and change middlemouse.contentLoadURL to false.

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