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Set the Mouse Horizontal Scrolling Preferences

Set the Mouse Horizontal Scrolling Preferences

  1. Right-click an empty space on the desktop and then select Personalize.
  2. Click Change mouse pointers in the top left of the Personalization window.

    set-mouse-horizontal-scrolling-wheel-options-1 [1]

  3. Select the Wheel tab.
  4. Set the wheel to scroll by X number of characters in the Horizontal Scrolling section of the Mouse Properties window.

    set-mouse-horizontal-scrolling-wheel-options-2 [2]

  5. Click OK to save the settings.