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Chrome extension that changes mouse icon when hovering over a link with _blank attribute

When I hover over a link with the mouse I would like to know if the link will open in a new tab (has a _blank html attribute). Is there a Chrome extension that implements this?
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Software to click anywhere on the screen without mouse

I know that I can move the mouse using the keyboard. But I am searching something that work faster. Some years ago I had a software that make a table on the screen, that give any place a number, and ...
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Binding the meta key (a.k.a. super key / Windows key) to left click in Kubuntu

I'm looking for a program for Kubuntu 14.10 Plasma 4 x64 that can bind the meta key (a.k.a. super key / Windows key) to a left click: Hitting the meta key should trigger a left click, and pressing ...
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Scroll on a non-active window

In OSX, there is a handy feature where you can scroll (with the mouse) on any window that the mouse is above. For example: I have a Google Chrome Window and a Microsoft Word window. I'm searching in ...
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Quickly swapping mouse buttons on Windows

I use my mouse with my left hand, so I invert the left and right click buttons. But, at work, it's pretty common to people come to my workstation and do some quick work (show me how to do something ...
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Locking the mouse cursor within a specified window on Ubuntu

I am looking for a program that can lock the mouse cursor within a specified window on Ubuntu 14.04 (using KDE). Ideally I should be able to enable/disable the locking using a keyboard shortcut. On ...
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Software that makes the mouse jump to nearest clickable objects like buttons, fields, etc

Is there a software that makes the mouse jump to nearest clickable objects like buttons, fields, etc? So if you begin to get close to the nearest one it would jump there and lock it for a bit? Maybe ...
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Mouse controlling software [duplicate]

Every day I export a report from an online database, and I'm trying to learn whether this could be automated. The process involves moving the mouse 5 times and clicking, and this is why I'm asking ...
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Software and/or developer library that can simulate multiple mouse devices?

I am looking for an library and/or software recommendation for simulation of more then one virtual mouse device. Ideally, the software will be able to create at least 4 or more mouse devices and send ...
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Highlight mouse position on OS X

I often lose track of the location of the cursor when I bring my attention to something off-screen (a book, a mobile device, etc). Since I have a big display, moving the mouse a little won't do the ...
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Dwell clicking software that supports right-dragging

I use SmartNAV dwell clicking software, but it doesn't support right-dragging. What dwell clicking software support right-dragging? Free and supporting Windows preferred. A few definitions: Right-...
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Disabling window resizing or mouse dragging

I'm on Windows. Since I always prefer the default appearances of GUI, I want to prevent accidental resizing (e.g. window resizing, column resizing). Any tools for disabling resizing? Or by indirectly ...
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What will let me find keyboard input for Mac (like AutoHotKey's console for Windows)?

My use case: I have a mouse with rocker buttons. I want to remap these buttons to be something else (forward and backwards). I know the button is recognized since it seems to allow for "open link in ...
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Windows clipboard manager with support of copy by select and paste by middle-mouse

I'm looking for a clipboard manager for MS Windows which would support the X.org way of copy/pasting by selecting/middle-mouse-button-clicking. Preferably free/open-source.
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Is there a linux program for mouse stroke recognition?

Is there a mouse stroke recognition software for linux? I need one that I can press a mouse button, and drag, and then it will open a program, or something like that. Is there any programs out there ...
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Keyboard and Mouse sharing between Windows and OSX

At work I use both Mac OSX (laptop) and Windows (desktop). I frequently have to switch between keyboards, the mouse and the trackpad. I'm looking for recommendations for software that allow for ...
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Record and repeat mouse actions

I am looking for a software that lets me record and save mouse movement and clicks. The main feature I need is a random delay between the repeats, but within a preset range. For instance, repeat the ...