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Old 09-06-2019, 12:27 PM   #1
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A few noobie questions


Hey guys!

Im sorry to bother you all with these questions, but i just wondering.

I have an macbook where i installed bodhi now, and my right click on touchpad isnt working at all.

And i cant find any places to config this.

Can you please help me step by step since this is really annoying.
 
Old 09-06-2019, 12:32 PM   #2
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I also wonder how i can install the networkcard driver since i have to connect it through cable?

Thanks!
 
Old 09-06-2019, 07:04 PM   #3
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oh macbook, don't know. xinput, xset, for touchpad might want to look in setup dependiing on what desktop you're using.
wifi / nic cable usb port dongles. check in to them
usb network adapter
wifi dongle
 
Old 09-06-2019, 07:35 PM   #4
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try appl/command key and left click or control let click to get the right click to work. just from an old memory.
 
Old 09-06-2019, 09:26 PM   #5
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Does the right-click work with a mouse? If it does, this verifies that this is a touchpad issue and not something larger.

What is the wireless chipset in that machine? The command lspci (list pci devices) issued in a terminal should provide that information.

As regards USB wireless dongles, be very careful in purchasing one to make sure that the manufacturer provides adequate Linux support. Linux support by the makers of USB dongles tends to be spotty at best.
 
Old 09-07-2019, 01:50 AM   #6
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One problem at a time please!
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Originally Posted by judasviking View Post
I have an macbook where i installed bodhi now, and my right click on touchpad isnt working at all.

And i cant find any places to config this.
Please open a terminal and enter
Code:
synclient
so we can get some troubleshooting info.
Put the output here on the forums, in CODE tags just like I did.
 
Old 09-07-2019, 07:21 AM   #7
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synclient, that's the one I couldn't remember the name of... it's for a touchpad.
(i just turn mine off)
 
  


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