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Re: [h-e-w] Windows 7 catches wheel down as scroll, not mouse-2

From: Eli Zaretskii
Subject: Re: [h-e-w] Windows 7 catches wheel down as scroll, not mouse-2
Date: Wed, 10 May 2017 21:47:50 +0300

> From: Ken Goldman <address@hidden>
> Date: Wed, 10 May 2017 13:54:17 -0400
> > Does it help to set w32-swap-mouse-buttons non-nil?
> No.  I think the issue is that Windows is catching the wheel click event 
> before it gets to the application.
> Left button is assigned to Context Menu, which maps to emacs mouse-1. 
> Right button is Primary Mouse Button, mapping to emacs mouse-3.
> The mouse properties dialog lets me assign the wheel to many things: 
> recycle bin, maximize, C-c, escape, Fn keys, etc., but none of them maps 
> to the emacs mouse-2 event.
> FWIW, my work around is to assign the wheel click to F3, then assign F3 
> to my desired mouse-2 behavior - yank.

You are describing settings that I cannot find on my system, so I'm
guessing that they are specific to your brand of mouse, and if I'm
right, you should look for the solution in that mouse-specific

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