The top two buttons will work fine in Linux environments that are running version 2. I love it so much that as soon as it quit, i ordered another to replace it. I started out with a CPM machine so some of you will have an idea of how many pointing devices I may have used over the years. Trackballs have a number of advantages over a traditional mouse. Well just hold your horses and hear me out.

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The advantage of this design characteristic is that dirt and other debris can’t trqckball up in the well and impede the ball’s motion—it requires less cleaning than the Expert Mouse.

While the Slimblade Trackball mouse is certainly slick looking and feeling, and is a great mouse in it’s own right, I do have to say that I prefer the Expert Mouse to it. Entries owned by a third party, or the use of any trademarks, service marks, logos, brands, or products owned by a third party are not acceptable for entry into the Sweepstakes. The large trackball enables you to tdackball zoom trackbsll the screen and programmable keys help speed up your workflow.

The trackball itself is also top-notch and at 55mm is sufficiently large to provide enough precision for nearly all typical tasks. Just recently it stopped working, i wore it out. No cash or other substitutions will be offered. He manages developer relations at Montage Studio.


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Free Expedited Shipping vubryttsbbtyxyfacxqvy. La Kensington SlimBlade Trackball est une souris unique pour une utilisation avec n’importe quel ordinateur. This new SlimBlade brought me back to that feeling. As trackballs go, this is the one you want.

Hands-on: the Kensington Slimblade trackball

I’ve only used it for use with Pro Tools, but I’m sure this translates to anything you would want to use it for. The most comfortable trackball i have ever used and i have tried them all over the years. It is not sponsored or endorsed by Facebook or Twitter in any way. Except where prohibited, participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes entrant’s consent to the publication of his or her name by Sponsor in any media for commercial or promotional purposes without limitation or further compensation subject to Sponsor’s respective Privacy Policies.

Consequently, the initial feedback was somewhat mixed. Kensington ditched the ring for the Slimblade and designed it so that scrolling can be accomplished by twisting the ball itself. Trafkball recently addressed the issue by releasing the TrackballWorks software, which allows users to configure the function of every button. I have actually been a big fan of trackballs for years.

It was especially problematic for left-handed users who wanted to be able to swap the right and left click buttons. This makes the housing feel more seamless, but the downside is that it’s a bit harder trcakball click near the outside corners.


This is the best trackball on the market, with the Kensington Expert a close second.

It makes moving around in Pro Tools extremely easy. When the product launched, there was simply no way to sliimblade the behavior of those buttons so that they could be used trackball something else. Software The top two buttons on the Slimblade don’t emit normal button signals when they are pressed. Even if you’re a little slimblae slow with it at first, stick with it as I know you’ll be glad that you did. The Sweepstakes will run from on or about October 28, until on or about December 23, the “Entry Period”.

The venerable Kensington Expert Mouse is arguably one of the best trackball input devices for desktop computing. In addition, it can be difficult to perform complex tasks with a trackball that are fairly easy with something like the Apple Magic Mouse.

I can’t say enough about it. The Expert Mouse has a rubber ring around the ball that the user can twist in order to scroll.

Kensington SlimBlade Trackball Review | 9 to 5 Ergonomics

Share on Twitter Share on Facebook. Congrats to hrackball winners so far:. I ordered one of these when they first came out, and absolutely love it.