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Poll Results: Are you using the scroll wheel button?

 
  • 85% (153)
    Yes
  • 15% (27)
    No
180 Total Votes  
post #21 of 61
I use it constantly. It is my primary method of opening & closing tabs in my browser, but more importantly, it is the easiest method of panning around drawings in ACAD at work. I use it so much that I wore it out on my first work G600 after about 16 months. Thankfully it was replaced under warranty, & I haven't had any issues out of the replacement or my home use one.
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post #22 of 61
TIL I can use the scroll wheel button to open pages in new tabs... rolleyes.gif

I use the scroll wheel all the time when browsing, but only use the button press in games.
post #23 of 61
Closing tabs and opening links with mouse3.
post #24 of 61
Quote:
Originally Posted by m0uz View Post

Mouse3, m8 tongue.gif

Oh derp, well I do use it in MMO's for auto-run.
post #25 of 61
I use it for scrolling down, for opening links in a new tab and for throwing grenades in FPS games.
post #26 of 61
Browsing and reading... in game rarely
 
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post #27 of 61
I use it for:

Browsing: Opening in new tab. I also use it all the time for scrolling on webpages (click button for mouse scroll, not scrolling wheel)
Work: Rotates solidworks models
Gaming: Quick melee.
Edited by Crazy9000 - 7/25/16 at 2:01pm
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post #28 of 61
Use it for normal stuff like browsing, but absolutely love using it for gaming as long as the mouse I'm using has a good one. Using a g303 atm and the button is awful - uses some cheap feeling rubberdome-like switch that's hard to press and usually causes me to mis-scroll. When I play a healer class in competitive arena PvP MMOs, I use it to target myself and scroll up/down targets my teammates.
post #29 of 61
All the time,opening new tabs in my browser,and I have it bound in every game I play for varying things.
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post #30 of 61
Press for reload, UP/DOWN to select Primary/Secondary weapons. In browsers for opening tabs and the rare moment of slower scrolling.
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