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It just irritates me a little bit that when I scroll in Windows, I have to scroll normally, but on Mac OS X, I have to change back to the other scrolling (Inverted), I prefer the Mac OS X way, is there a way to have this setting on Windows using Bootcamp settings or such?

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See http://www.howtogeek.com/57542/how-to-get-the-worst-os-x-lion-feature-in-windows-reverse-scrolling/



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I love how they couldn't write an article without putting "the worst" right there in the URL. :-) It's the tech version of arguing about "on which side of the road to drive". –  bmike Sep 11 '12 at 13:51
Thank you! Works perfectly :) –  russjr08 Sep 11 '12 at 21:44
In new autohotkey version it is a good idea to add the following line at the beginning of the script #MaxHotkeysPerInterval 20000 –  dstronczak Jul 26 '14 at 11:29


This works great, really easy too.

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Being in a corporate environment with no access to PowerShell on this machine, this was the only solution i could find that worked. –  levi rosol Mar 21 '14 at 13:39

the guy've written a small c# app to change the registry settings for all devices. It enumerates every device and changes the 'FlipFlopWheel' setting to 1 or 0 depending on which button you press.

the full source is available on github, the source code that actually does the flipping the registry setting (<100 lines) is here: https://github.com/jamie-pate/flipflop-windows-wheel/blob/master/Form1.cs

for those just wanting to 'get it done' here is the executable (asks for UAC elevation) https://github.com/jamie-pate/flipflop-windows-wheel/blob/master/bin/Debug/FlipWheel.exe

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