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Oracle Solaris 11 User's Guide for the GNOME Desktop     Oracle Solaris 11 Information Library
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1.  Getting Started With the Desktop

2.  Using the Desktop Windows

3.  Using the Desktop Workspaces

4.  Using the Desktop Panels

5.  Using the Desktop Applications

6.  Using the Main Menubar

7.  Using the File Manager

8.  Using the Desktop Tools and Utilities

9.  Configuring the Desktop

A.  Using the Mouse

Mouse Button Conventions

Mouse Preference Tool

General Mouse Preferences

Mouse Accessibility Preferences

Mouse Pointers

B.  Using the Keyboard

Appendix A

Using the Mouse

This appendix describes the mouse actions and the different mouse pointers. It includes the following information:

A mouse is a pointing device that helps in moving the mouse pointer over the screen. The mouse pointer is a small arrow with which you point to objects on the screen. Depending on which button you press, a particular action is performed on the object over which the mouse pointer is situated.