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Old 02-14-2007, 09:36 AM   #1
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mouse wheel wont work :(

Im using Slack 11, and a logitech MX300 connected to the ps2 port throug a usb to ps2 convertor...

How can i make the wheel work?

Old 02-14-2007, 01:44 PM   #2
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Do you have a USB port that you could plug the mouse into? I've seen lots of problems with mouse wheels not working on PS/2, but they work fine on USB...
Old 02-14-2007, 03:37 PM   #3
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Make sure you have the following in the mouse configuration settings section of your /etc/X11/xorg.conf
Option "Protocol" "IMPS/2"
Option "ZAxisMapping" "4 5"


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