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Bug 95257 - [UI] add mouse scroll wheel scrolling ability to presenter console "slides" view
Summary: [UI] add mouse scroll wheel scrolling ability to presenter console "slides" view
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Impress (show other bugs)
(earliest affected) rc
Hardware: All Linux (All)
: medium enhancement
Assignee: Not Assigned
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Blocks: Presenter-Console
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Reported: 2015-10-22 15:11 UTC by mzagrabe
Modified: 2019-03-29 18:37 UTC (History)
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Description mzagrabe 2015-10-22 15:11:11 UTC
I know PgUp and PgDn are used for advancing through the slides in the presenter console, but it would be nice when in the "slides" view of the console to be able to use the mouse wheel to scroll - instead of using the vertical scroll bar.

Thanks for your work on free software!

Comment 1 Paul-Antoine Arras 2016-07-01 14:22:44 UTC
I second this RFE: it is quite annoying to have to use the scroll bar while the mouse wheel is the usual and most convenient way to scroll.

Maybe it's just a matter of missing mouseListener in https://cgit.freedesktop.org/libreoffice/core/tree/sdext/source/presenter/PresenterSlideSorter.cxx#n505, as only mousePressed, mouseReleased, mouseEntered and mouseExited are registered.
See also: https://cgit.freedesktop.org/libreoffice/core/tree/sdext/source/presenter/PresenterScrollBar.cxx#n358