# [OS X TeX] Scrolling the pdf

Alain Schremmer schremmer.alain at gmail.com
Sat Jun 25 01:14:59 CEST 2016

On , at 2016 Jun 24,6:53 PM, Herbert Schulz wrote:

>> On Jun 24, 2016, at 5:44 PM, Alain Schremmer <schremmer.alain at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>
>> On , at 2016 Jun 24,1:31 PM, Herbert Schulz wrote:
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>>>> On Jun 24, 2016, at 12:17 PM, Alain Schremmer <schremmer.alain at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>
>>>> Is there a way to scroll the pdf file typeset by TeXShop 2.47 under 10.6? Which, when the opus is magnum would be very, very nice.
>>>
>>> Howdy,
>>>
>>> Huh? What are you using to view the pdf? Preview, TeXShop, etc., should all scroll just fine.
>>
>> Sorry about that: It sure does scroll . . .  but it takes my cranking the wheel. I meant motorized scrolling.
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>> More precisely, on a webpage, if I press on the wheel I get an icon with up/down arrows and then the further away I move the cursor from the icon the faster the webpage starts scrolling.
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>> I was wondering if there might be something that does the same thing on, say, the 300+  pages pdf which I typeset once in a while with the usual suspects.
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>> Of course, most of the time I work on single chapters---if not with \includeonly which I once tried but could not stand---so this is not a big deal and can easily remain a dream. Still . . .
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>> Hopeful regards
>> --schremmer
>
> Howdy,
>
> It has been years since I used a mouse or OS X 10.6.
>
> What mouse are you using?

wired Logitech blah

> Does it have its own driver? Is there anything in System Preferences that can help you?

Nope.

But it did look for a Bluetooth Mouse. I assume that means wireless.

I don't mind buying a new mouse but googling did not seem to bring up anything like "motorized scroll" for pdf's

Hopeful regards
--schremmer

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