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Hi guys,

I am loving my new imac. I was wondering if there is a way to program the side button on the mouse to navigate back on safari?
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You'll need a utility called SteerMouse (mice only, USB or Bluetooth) or USB Overdrive (any USB device, no Bluetooth). They will let you program any button on your mouse to do anything.
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Depending on your mouse, the software that came with the mouse might work. My old Kensington had a program called Mouseworks (I think) and it allowed me to program the buttons to do basically whatever I wanted; including the back button in the web browser.

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I got the wired mouse with the imac. Thanks guys for your help!
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