Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
Go Back > Blogs > Snark1994
User Name


Rate this Entry

Opera Middle-Click Functionality

Posted 09-20-2011 at 03:56 PM by Snark1994
Updated 12-29-2012 at 10:07 AM by Snark1994

Just a handy hint to fix something which has bugged me for ages - if you middle click in Opera under Arch linux (and probably other distros), rather than scrolling, it tries to paste text and seems to end up searching for whatever's in your clipboard.

Luckily, this can be changed. Strangely, it's completely non-obvious.

Shift+Middle Click brings up a dialog which allows you to change your middle-click settings.
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 1659 Comments 1
« Prev     Main     Next »
Total Comments 1


  1. Old Comment
    oh thanks, that one trick really works ++
    that works in any opera, and enabled by default everywhere.
    Posted 09-21-2011 at 03:13 AM by Web31337 Web31337 is offline


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:31 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration