Ubuntu Nautilus Back and Forth Mouse Click Buttons

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Navigate back and forward in Nautilus using the mouse back/forward buttons: Run in terminal: sudo apt-get install xvkbd xbindkeys x11-utils Find the mouse keys: xev | grep ', button' Click in the window to see the mouse codes. Example: state 0x10, button 8, same_screen YES     state 0x10, button 8, same_screen YES     state 0x10, button 9, same_screen YES     state 0x10, button 9, same_screen YES 8 for left thumb click, 9 for right thumb click. Edit the key bindings. Terminal: gedit ~/.xbindkeysrc "/usr/bin/xvkbd -xsendevent -text "\[Alt_L]\[Left]"" m:0x0 + b:8 "/usr/bin/xvkbd -xsendevent -text "\[Alt_L]\[Right]"" m:0x0 + b:9 Run xbindkeys in terminal: xbindkeys Now clicking the back and forth mouse keys will navigate back and forth in Nautilus.
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  1. anonymous

    Cheers, works like a charm