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Switch / invert the right and left mouse buttons (reverse right-click button) in Windows 7

By default, your mouse is configured for right-handed people, which means that the right-click is on the right, and the regular "left-click" is on the left; since it is more comfortable to use your index finger for the most common clicks, and the middle finger for the contextual clicks, Windows 7 allows you to invert the right-click and left-click button on your mouse. Note that this does not require any special hardware or mouse, it is done by Windows, on the software side of things.


Use a different mouse button for right-clicking

Follow these steps to switch mouse buttons:

This is literally all it takes to change and reverse your mouse buttons in Windows 7.

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