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I can single tap my trackpad for a left click, and tap it with two fingers for a right click. Is there any way to bind a three finger tap to perform a middle click?

I tried MagicPrefs, but it's limited to the MagicMouse only, it doesn't work with the trackpad.

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You can try BetterTouchTool. There might be a setting to do that. Maybe you'll even find another gesture to triple-click that you'll like better.

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Brilliant, it seems to work perfectly, thanks. –  Senseful Jan 28 '11 at 20:48
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There is also another tool that I like more then BetterTouchTool, it's called MiddleClick and does exactly what you expect :-)

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This is exactly what I was looking for to get middle-click paste working on a virtual machine. Thanks! –  Ben Taitelbaum Apr 30 at 15:11
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