How can I change mouse speed in Ubuntu?


I set the mouse speed to the minimum value here:

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But mouse speed is still very fast

1 Answer

You need to do this:

  1. Check your current mouse speed:

    xset q | grep -A 1 Pointer

    You can see string like this:

    Pointer Control:
    acceleration:  2/1    threshold:  10

    2/1 - how many times faster the cursor will move than the default speed.

  2. Set new value:

    xset m 1/2

    1/2 - It's my settings. You can try other values: 1/3, 1/4, etc.

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Ohh. Thank you very much :)


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