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Visual on-screen program for typing using mouse movement

I found it after looking through all the GNOME accessibility apps. I was a little off about how it worked, but I think I got the gist. The program is called dasher. It works like this: This software ...
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Even larger Windows mouse pointer

There are several options, besides increasing size, to improve visibility of the mouse pointer. My favorite is to make it 'inverted' so that it is white while on a dark background and black while on a ...
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A remedy for the lack of 1 finger scroll on recent laptops?

A similar windows 10 question has one possible answer, taken verbatim from Microsoft Answers web site: The settings differ depending on the hardware Manufacturer, therefore it's best if you post this ...
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Record the travel distance of the pointer throughout the day on Microsoft Windows

Mousotron (free) might be suitable: Mousotron is a mouse and keyboard activity monitor and keeps statistics of your mileage. It's like an odometer or tripometer for your mouse cursor. It ...
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Software to click anywhere on the screen without mouse

I wrote a script in AutoHotkey to do this: https://autohotkey.com/boards/viewtopic.php?t=51201 When you press NumKeyEnter, this script builds then displays a 26*26 grid of buttons (actually AHK edit ...
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Screen record and mouse tracking

In Linux, I'd use gtkRecordMyDesktop for the recordings. AFAIK it doesn't support logging of mouse location, etc. though. However, the linux program cnee does log X11 events and data. It can even ...
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Customize combination of multi-button mouse and keyboard

AutoHotKey is available for free and can be used to create a wide range of keyboard and mouse shortcuts, hotkeys, and macros. The syntax to set the Volume Up with WinKey + Wheel Up would be #WheelUp:...
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Software to map custom keys on a keyboard / mouse

AutoHotkey. It let's you record key presses, and then you can see what the name for that specific key is, and bind to it with an AutoHotkey script. I used to do this several years back.
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Mouse/keyboard macro program?

Although it's not a free program, you may find that Macro Express will fit your requirements specific to the mouse. From the help page within the program: Relative to Last Position This ...
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Software for simulating mouse click at a specific position with shortcut key?

A more general tool that can do the job would be AutoHotKey. But for a simpler, more mouse-only oriented tool, you can try Auto Mouse Click Generator Both are free and both will do the job.
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Is there software or online resources where I can measure double click time?

Use http://stopwatch.com/ and double click on the Start button, since it turns into a Stop button.
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App to hide cursor when typing in Windows

I found, through trawling the Microsoft answers page referenced above, this excellent app called Windows Cursor Hider. According to the manual, the app: "...is a small script written and ...
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Software to select portion of screen, and click

FOUND IT! Keynav: Retire your mouse (C, X11) Keynav is a piece of an on-going experiment to make pointer-driven interfaces easier and faster for users to operate. It lets you move the pointer ...
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Mouse and keyboard recording and replaying on Linux

I found a tool that might help: https://github.com/xaaronc/injectevents You can: record input replay input recorded input will always be saved in a file. You might: Be able to edit the files. (I ...
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How can I move the mouse with just a physical keyboard?

Microsoft Windows Go to the "ease of access" settings in the control panel. Scroll down to the "interaction" section and choose "mouse". Turn on "use the numeric ...
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Mouse automation software for macOS that's still maintained?

Try Sikuli. I a Python framework for: daily usage of applications or web pages playing games administration of IT systems and networks Watch this video to see how it works
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Map keyboard input to mouse input

There are many programs in the Windows world which are effectively macro recorders. One would assign a sequence to the desired key. For your example, you can either "live-record" the ...
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Mouse automation software for macOS that's still maintained?

I've found that Keyboard Maestro is fitting the bill for this. It's a bit more involved to configure, but working rather well. Has some quirky issues itself in Mojave, but overall it works.
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Any Free Mouse Gesture App in WIndows 10 or 11?

I could quickly find three. Disclamer: I have never actually used any of them. StrokesPlus - Open Source StrokeIt - Free for individual and not-for-profit gMote - Official website seems to be down ...
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On a Windows PC, is there a software that I can automate a left down mouse-click at a specific location using a keyboard shortcut

You can accomplish this task using NirCmd by NirSoft. It is generously provided as gratis software from Nir Sofer, the author. It is not currently open-source, but that was not mentioned as a ...
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Need two mouse pointers on Windows 10 & 11

Setting up a new computer (again, for teamwork and training) I came back here. Today I discovered this website with a good overview: 7 Free Tools to Control More Than One Mouse on One Computer And I ...
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Need two mouse pointers on Windows 10 & 11

Warning: read the full text before downloading. IMHO, Eithermouse is what you need. It shows multiple cursors (one per mouse) It is free (donation ware) It's open source (source code provided, but no ...
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Record number of keystrokes per hour

You can use the KeyCounter app; to build out a list of only the keys you want to count, auto-save and reload your key list and counts, export the current list, and counts on CSV format. You can ...
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Mouse jiggler for keeping multiple tabs / windows active

Mouse Move seems like a more customizable and powerful alternative to mouse jiggler which allows you to set stride distance and direction
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Need a recorder that can record my mouse and take away the background image when i do so

I suppose this is what you are looking for. http://www.softpedia.com/get/Multimedia/Graphic/Graphic-Others/IOGraph.shtml It records your mouse with a white background. If you want to set a custom ...
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Automate left-clicks (configurable interval + number) on Debian

Sikuli X could be the answer to your needs. It is a test framework based on OpenCV that uses image recognition to determine the actions to take. Scripts can be run in Python, Ruby, JavaScript, ...
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Linux code editor with bookmark toggling via mouse?

I managed to get Notepad++ working in Wine. Geany also supports simple mouse-based bookmarking, but requires two keys to cycle through them.
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Synaptics driver for Windows 10 (Acer Aspire E1-571)

I've looked for your laptop at the manufacturer website and I found Win 8 and Win 7 drivers. http://www.acer.com/ac/en/US/content/drivers Choose Notebook → Aspire → E1-571 You can see touchpad ...
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Control Android device from PC with linux

You can try using Splashtop Extended Display HD. It can be used to extend your display from your computer.
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Screen record and mouse tracking

If you're looking to record and playback user interactions with a website or a web application, then there are several viable solutions on the market that can help you to achieve just that. While ...
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