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Old 02-04-2006, 08:30 AM   #1
roseplant
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mouse keeps going "back" in firefox


i have a alba touchpad on my laptop. when i am moving the mouse sometimes firefox goes back a page, as if the Back button was pressed. but the mouse is nowhere near the back button, and i have not pressed any keys. it is extremely annoying. it doesn't happen with a USB mouse. how can i fix this?
 
Old 02-04-2006, 01:15 PM   #2
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hi i have the same problem in opera. supposed it had something to do with the "mouse-movements" option, but it continues after i turned it off--
 
Old 02-05-2006, 06:40 PM   #3
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check out http://www.lesjones.com/posts/002969.shtml. i did what the last guy said, seems ok so far (restart X when you do it).
 
  


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