mate-mouse-properties - Man Page

configure MATE mouse preferences


mate-mouse-properties [--get-legacy]


This executable is part of the package 'mate-control-center': The MATE Control Center.

The MATE  mouse  preference  tool  enables you to configure your mouse for right-hand or left-hand use. It is also used to specify the speed and sensitivity of mouse movement and mouse button press events.


The following options are supported:


Retrieve and store legacy settings

This program also accepts the standard MATE and GTK options.


This manual page has been adopted for MATE by Vangelis Mouhtsis <>.

See Also

Latest version of the MATE Desktop User Guide for your platform.

mate-control-center(1), gtk-options(7)


2014-05-02 MATE