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Horizontal scrolling w. touchpad doesn't work on linux

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I saw this post https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=542690 where it seems implied that it should work, but on LMDE 5 w. firefox 98.0.2 64-bit scrolling horizontally w. touchpad doesn't work for scrolling on pages nor for scrolling the tab list at the top.

I saw this post https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=542690 where it seems implied that it should work, but on LMDE 5 w. firefox 98.0.2 64-bit scrolling horizontally w. touchpad doesn't work for scrolling on pages nor for scrolling the tab list at the top.

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Ok well this issue is now solved. Apparently in LMDE 5 horizontal scrolling is a setting that can be enabled and is disabled by default.

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Does it have effect if you hold the Shift key ?

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donthavecow said

And did you install the touchpad driver?

This is Linux and not Windows.

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cor-el zei

Does it have effect if you hold the Shift key ?

No that inverses the vertical scrolling direction (as it would for a mouse), this is about horizontal scrolling.

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Chosen Solution

Ok well this issue is now solved. Apparently in LMDE 5 horizontal scrolling is a setting that can be enabled and is disabled by default.