Does a Mouse3 button exist in OSX?

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by rogerh, Aug 27, 2006.

  1. rogerh macrumors member

    Aug 15, 2006
    Just wondering because I cant seem to find a way to set it on my Logitech MX500 (Wheel Button)

    I have the Logitech Control Center installed, but only see options for left/right click.
  2. Nermal Moderator


    Staff Member

    Dec 7, 2002
    New Zealand
    Interesting, with my Mighty Mouse plugged in, I can customise the scroll ball in Keyboard & Mouse preferences. However, with my Microsoft mouse, the options disappear. So yes, OS X supports the third button, but it seems to "hide" the option under some circumstances :confused:
  3. apfhex macrumors 68030


    Aug 8, 2006
    Northern California
    The scroll wheel button? LCC fully supports all the buttons on the MX500, and OS X itself supports "middle click", I believe, with all scroll wheel mice.
  4. rogerh thread starter macrumors member

    Aug 15, 2006
    i got it.

    I installed 2.1 and saw a options for up to "mouse8" in Advanced click on the Wheel button.

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