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How to disable mouse scroll in titlebar?

asked 2015-07-21 18:04:04 +0000

denzen gravatar image

I have managed to disable mousewheel action in i3 status bar by adding this into .i3/config

    wheel_up_cmd nop
    wheel_down_cmd nop

It goes into the section that begins bar {

How to disable mousewheel in titlebar? I tried this to no effect:

bindsym wheel_up_cmd nop
bindsym wheel_down_cmd nop
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answered 2015-07-21 18:50:15 +0000

Airblader gravatar image

Use this:

bindsym button4 nop
bindsym button5 nop

Also note that wheel_up_cmd and wheel_down_cmd will be deprecated with the next release.

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answered 2015-07-21 20:44:59 +0000

denzen gravatar image

Thanks. This indeed works as intended :)

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Adaephon gravatar imageAdaephon ( 2015-07-23 08:31:28 +0000 )edit

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