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Scrolling
Posted by: panzer
Date: November 19, 2008 03:13AM

When will Kmeleon have a scrolling like Opera? I took a look with both browser on some pages and you have to scroll more often to get to the end of the page if you use Kmeleon.

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Re: Scrolling
Posted by: desga2
Date: November 19, 2008 03:15AM

Can you explain it?
I can scrolling in K-Meleon with middle mouse wheel.

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Re: Scrolling
Posted by: panzer
Date: November 19, 2008 03:27AM

On some pages, I have to use wheel three times to get to the bottom of the page (Opera), and with Kmeleon five times. You can try it with portable Opera, which does not have to be installed.

Basically, with Opera with one scroll you can move further than Kmeleon.

Look at this page:

http://finance.yahoo.com/q/cp?s=%5EDJI

1 scroll for Opera to get to the bottom, 3-4 for Kmeleon.



Edited 2 time(s). Last edit at 11/19/2008 04:02AM by panzer.

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Re: Scrolling
Posted by: desga2
Date: November 19, 2008 05:43AM

Why don't use you middle click and move down to scroll?

More threads about mouse scrolling:
http://kmeleon.sourceforge.net/forum/read.php?1,81981
http://kmeleon.sourceforge.net/forum/read.php?4,80886

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Edited 2 time(s). Last edit at 11/19/2008 05:54AM by desga2.

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Re: Scrolling
Posted by: Fred
Date: November 19, 2008 08:44PM

Yes, clicking on the middle button enables pulling
the page down with the mouse without scrolling by
the mouse wheel.
Or else, if want you to go to the bottom of the page,
press the key "End" , to go to the top , press the
key "Home" , and you can also move up and down by
pressing the up and down arrow keys , or , in steps,
"Page up" and "Page down".
There is also an advantage in slow scrolling : you
can move more precisely.

Fred

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Re: Scrolling
Posted by: panzer
Date: November 19, 2008 09:49PM

I did this and it works. Thank you.

Edit -> Configuration -> Browser Configuration. (or go to about:config URL)
Filter pref: general.smoothScroll
Change value from false to true.

However, for us who use wheel all the time fast scrolling is:

- not time consuming
- better, because you do not not have to move your finger more frequently

But is true that slow scrolling is better because you can find data faster.

And moving with Home and End is not a bad idea. Just I am so used to a whell I just won't use them. smiling smiley

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