X-Mouse Button Control Alternatives for Linux

    X-Mouse Button Control is not available for Linux but there are a few alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Easystroke, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't work for you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to X-Mouse Button Control, but unfortunately only two of them are available for Linux. If you can't find an alternative you can try to filter for web or SaaS options.

    The list of alternatives was last updated Jun 25, 2020


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    • Easystroke is a gesture-recognition application for X11. Gestures or strokes are movements that you make with you mouse (or your pen, finger etc. View 10 alternatives to Easystroke


      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.6.0, released in March 2013, can be still downloaded from GitHub.

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
    • btnx-config is a configuration tool for btnx (Button Extension). It allows the user to send keyboard combinations or execute commands with mouse buttons. View 7 alternatives to btnx-config
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      btnx-config vs X-Mouse Button Control
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      You can only translate mouse button presses to keyboard keys, no combinations, macros and Fn keys can't be used as modifiers nor modifiers to what you click, eg: can't map alt+wheel_up to volume up.
      Negative comment over 2 years ago

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