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Old 04-14-2008, 07:29 PM   #1
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Synaptics Touchpad

Synaptics Touchpad

Is there an easy way to assign tap zones in each corner? I looked over the man info and I am pretty sure there is a way, however it looks like a real bitch. I am using RHEL 5.1 on a Dell Inspiron E1505, if it matters.
Old 04-14-2008, 08:14 PM   #2
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These xorg.conf options will set them. I have them all turned off with "0" because they annoy me, but you can assign them to buttons 1-3.
	Option      "RTCornerButton"        "0"
	Option      "RBCornerButton"        "0"
	Option      "LTCornerButton"        "0"
	Option      "LBCornerButton"        "0"
Old 04-14-2008, 09:45 PM   #3
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Thanks so much! I got the following working so far:

Option "RBCornerButton" "5"
Option "LBCornerButton" "0"
Option "RTCornerButton" "4"
Option "LTCornerButton" "2"

4 and 5 are the scroll up and down buttons and 2 is the middle click button. I can't live without my tapzones. I sure appreciate the help.


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