The mouse and KDE

Kent Stewart kstewart at
Mon Jun 16 17:11:29 PDT 2003

On Monday 16 June 2003 02:23 pm, Lord Raiden wrote:
> Hi all.  Ok, ran into a really weird issue with my machine today.  When
> I click my center scroll wheel it will paste anything that I have stored
> in the clipboard right into the browser, kedit, console, or whatever I
> happen to have my mouse pointed pointed at.  This even happens sometimes
> when I'm using the scroll wheel to scroll through pages.  I'll go and
> accidentily click the wheel instead of just rolling it.
> Anyone know how to keep the scrolling ability on the mouse without
> having it paste something each time the scroll wheel is clicked?  Any
> help on this would be welcome.  I've looked at my control panel in KDE
> and I don't see anything there, and I don't see anything in the
> clipboard util Kclippper, so I'm not sure where to look.

You need a lighter touch on the wheel. The wheel is the 3rd button and by 
definition, that is a paste.


Kent Stewart
Richland, WA

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