Computer mouse single and double-clicks are widely used in software applications. Less known is the mouse triple-click option, which could increase the convenience and overall productivity of computer operations.
Triple-click in Web Browsers
Mouse triple-click feature is implemented in all major web
browsers,: Microsoft Internet Explorer IE7+, Mozilla Firefox 3.6+,Google
Chrome (any version) and Apple Safari 2.0+. You could try this mouse triple-click technique right now, while reading the paragraph and see the result. Triple-click at any place within the paragraph to get it selected.
The tricky part is to select the textual fragment containing the hyperlinks on the web page; in this case, do the triple-click while pointing the cursor slightly to the right of the hyperlink "hot spot" in order to avoid the page redirection to the target URL. You can practice on the hyperlinks listed below.
Triple-click in other apps
Mouse triple-click feature is also implemented in many popular text editing software apps, like, for example, Microsoft Word (wider set of options is available in Microsoft Word, including the combination of mouse-click with
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Computer mouse triple-click is a convenient feature[^].
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Watch Your Mouse! - 2013 edition