ML trackpad gesture for going back a page?

Discussion in 'OS X Mountain Lion (10.8)' started by evilpaddy, Aug 2, 2012.

  1. macrumors regular

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    #1
    In Lion swiping left with three fingers would take you up in the directory hierarchy or back in the Safari history. Has this changed in ML?

    swiping right seems to take you back a page in Safari (although this seems counter-intuitive) but the same doesn't apply to finder... where am I going wrong? I'm having to use the back arrow for the first time now! :p
     
  2. macrumors 68020

    gmanist1000

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    #2
    Check your system preferences under "Trackpad", but for me to go back is two finger swipe left.
     
  3. thread starter macrumors regular

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    I've been through it with a tooth comb. I'd appreciate a screenshot with the highlighted option of that's ok.. It's driving me nuts!

    Thanks mate!
     
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    dcorban

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    It the very first entry under "more gestures" in trackpad preferences: "Swipe between pages".
     
  5. thread starter macrumors regular

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    Odd. If I change the default behaviour to swipe with two fingers it works, scroll with three doesn't unless I'm making the wrong gesture...

    Cheers for the help!
     

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