|Sep 22, 2012, 12:04 AM||#1|
Trackpad Swipe New Gestures....Terrible! Fix?
I DO NOT like the new gestures and the ones they got rid of.
I was very quick with Snow Leopard and the trackpad. Tap once, hold down to highlight, copy, cmd K, cmd v and I was looking something up new in Google.
Now I have to 3 finger to highlight and its terrible, there's less control. Its not as fast and the trackpad on Macbooks dont have the surface area for three finger highlighting.
I MUCH preferred being able to tap with one finger, hold my single finger down to highlight. I now have to either use three fingers or actually click down on the trackpad which slows everything down.
Anyway to get that back?
Also, on Snow Leopard I used to be able to swipe right with 4 fingers and the apps running would show in the middle and I could select them. Now they have to be running in Full Screen to cycle through them. Who uses full screen apps? I don't need 1.5" of white space on both sides of my Google/webpage.
I might be confused with the difference between App Expose, Mission Control, and Application Window.
Application Window doesnt seem to useful at all. It just moves whatever it is I'm currently working on to the middle? Do I have this correct?
Anyway, I'm just a little frustrate with the new gestures on ML and the ones they tossed. Perfect example....If I wanted to highlight this sentence and "cut" it out on Snow Leopard I would simply one tap, keep my finger down, move while highlighting and delete. Now I have to use three fingers and hope I dont run off the trackpad or I have to start all over again. Who came up with this? We should be able to completely personalize the trackpad.
|Sep 22, 2012, 11:30 AM||#2|
Not sure I understand...
[15" MBP 9,1, 2.6 GHz, 16 GB RAM, 750 GB Momentus XT] [Mac Mini Server, 2.53 GHz, 8 GB RAM, 1 1TB HD, 1 2 TB HD] [AirPort Extreme]
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Can't swipe on trackpad to go other desktops...??||urbantea||MacBook||2||Jun 4, 2014 10:30 PM|
|Swipe-Tap: FREE Game and made with simple gestures||charstacky||iPhone and iPod touch Apps||0||May 6, 2014 01:04 AM|
|Folder swipe gestures not working anymore||svkrzn||OS X Mavericks (10.9)||0||Oct 23, 2013 10:27 AM|
|FIX swipe trackpad to wake display||thatsmega.net||MacBook Pro||0||Dec 23, 2012 02:20 AM|
|Swipe Gestures||whyapplewhy||OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion||3||Jul 29, 2012 08:39 PM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:53 AM.