Change Mouse and Touchpad Settings in Ubuntu

How to change mouse and touchpad settings in Ubuntu?


To change the Mouse and Touchpad settings follow the steps below.
Step 1: Search as system settings in the search box and press enter.
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Step 2: In the System Settings window, select Mouse and Touchpad under Hardware.mouse toucpad ubuntu
Step 3: In Mouse and Touchpad settings, you can make changes under three categories.
Primary button - Select your primary selection button as Left or Right using the radio button.
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Note: Left handed people can select Right as Primary button and vice versa.
Double-Click: Adjust the double click speed by moving the pointer over the slide bar.
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Pointer Speed
- Set your pointer speed by adjusting the pointer over the slide bar.
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Switch on the Touchpad to set the pointer speed.
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Pointer Speed - Adjust the pointer speed of touchpad by moving the pointer over the slide bar. (this option is available only for laptop users)
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Enable the required check boxes to change the touchpad settings.
Disable while typing: While using buttons in Keyboard, touchpad will be disabled automatically.
Two finger scroll: Use two fingers to scroll the mouse pointer.
Tap to click: Make single click to select an item.
Natural scrolling: Page content moves in opposite direction. For example, if you scroll down, content of the page moves up.

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