[Newbies] three button mice on windows and macs

Ned Konz ned at bike-nomad.com
Wed Sep 6 01:14:37 UTC 2006

Rainer Keller wrote:

> Oh, I am able to get all three mouse buttons. It is just that middle and 
> right button are swapped when I use the same image once on the PC and 
> once on the Mac. And I can even change that if I go to preferences every 
> time I switch. I just want to find out how I can avoid that 
> inconvenience :) Basically the default mapping on windows and mac to the 
> buttons of a 3-button mouse seems to be different, at least with the 
> mice that I have. Can anyone confirm that with his mice perhaps or give 
> me pointers where to fix this?

I was similarly annoyed by this some time ago and created a Preference 
called "swap mouse buttons" or something like that. This will swap the 
middle and right button.

Ned Konz
ned at bike-nomad.com

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