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Scroll Reverser
Scroll Reverser
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Scroll Reverser free download for Mac

Scroll Reverser

Reverse the direction of scrolling on your Mac.

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Scroll Reverser overview

Scroll Reverser is a free app for OS X that reverses the direction of scrolling. You can use it with OS X 10.5 and OS X 10.6 (see Related Links for older version) to make your scrolling match the 'natural scrolling' in OS X 10.7.

You can also use it with OS X 10.7 to customise scrolling behaviour beyond what is possible in system preferences, for example to reverse the trackpad but not the mouse.

Scroll Reverser is small, simple and efficient and works with all mice and trackpads with a scroll wheel or scroll gesture support, including MacBook trackpads, Magic Trackpad, Magic Mouse, and Mighty Mouse.

Note: While the software is classified as free, it is actually donationware. Please consider making a donation to help support development.

What’s new in version 1.8.2

Updated on Mar 09 2022

  • Fixed broken scrolling with Trackpad and Magic Mouse in Safari, on macOS Monterey 12.2 and Big Sur 11.6.2.
  • Adds Czech, Danish, Hungarian and Vietnamese translations, plus updates to other languages. Thanks to all the translators.
View older Scroll Reverser updates

Information

License

Free

Size

2.6 MB

Downloads

162162

App requirements

  • Intel 64
  • macOS 10.12.6 or later
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ianqian02
ianqian02
Dec 6 2021
1.8.1
5.0
Dec 6 2021
5.0
Version: 1.8.1
So dumb that you can't control scroll direction of trackpad and mouse separately on MacOS Monterey, but this app does the job, woot!
rahulrajpampady
rahulrajpampady
Dec 8 2020
1.7.6
1.0
Dec 8 2020
1.0
Version: 1.7.6
yahoo advertisement adware is present in this package and it will hijack your safari browser. please be careful.
rahulrajpampady
rahulrajpampady
Dec 8 2020
1.7.6
1.0
Dec 8 2020
1.0
Version: 1.7.6
Yahoo advertisement adware is present in this package. so be careful.
victor.wsl
victor.wsl
Apr 12 2020
1.7.6
5.0
Apr 12 2020
5.0
Version: 1.7.6
Excellent app!
timoryan
timoryan
Feb 14 2020
1.7.6
5.0
Feb 14 2020
5.0
Version: 1.7.6
Absolutely essential tool. Does exactly what it needs to do and then gets out of your way.
Léoren
Léoren
Mar 25 2018
1.7.6
5.0
Mar 25 2018
5.0
Version: 1.7.6
This is an awesome tool! I've been using it for years ever since I got a normal mouse for my Mac. Sometimes Apple's logic is simply flawed. Why can't we have the natural direction on trackpad and classic direction on a mouse with turning wheel. Thanks for the author.
smayer97
smayer97
May 20 2016
1.7.2
0.0
May 20 2016
0.0
Version: 1.7.2
What does NOT make sense is the description says you can use it with OS X 10.5 & 10.6 but the System Requirements says minimum is 10.7. Huh???
LKN G-Man
LKN G-Man
May 29 2015
1.7.2
5.0
May 29 2015
5.0
Version: 1.7.2
Excellent utility. If you have systems that can't be upgraded beyond Snow Leopard and have newer systems you can have all of them set to natural action of the mouse and easily switch from one to the other.
christopher-s1ckle
christopher-s1ckle
Apr 29 2015
1.7.1
5.0
Apr 29 2015
5.0
Version: 1.7.1
Lovit
lp-martins
lp-martins
Mar 16 2015
1.7.1
5.0
Mar 16 2015
5.0
Version: 1.7.1
Simple app that does exactly what it aims to do. Look no further.
shurik512
shurik512
Jan 24 2015
1.7.1
5.0
Jan 24 2015
5.0
Version: 1.7.1
It's amazing! :)
Kenm22
Kenm22
Sep 27 2014
1.6.1
0.0
Sep 27 2014
0.0
Version: 1.6.1
Not needed. Go to System Preferences/Mouse and uncheck Scroll direction: natural.
Dougster
Dougster
Sep 26 2014
1.6.1
5.0
Sep 26 2014
5.0
Version: 1.6.1
Fantastic! I wouldn't like to use my iMac without Scroll Reverser.
Ilsa
Ilsa
Sep 6 2014
1.6
5.0
Sep 6 2014
5.0
Version: 1.6
Does what it says. No mess, no fuss. I'm currently using it just fine in OSX 10.9 Mavericks.
Spandmassse
Spandmassse
Aug 12 2014
1.6
5.0
Aug 12 2014
5.0
Version: 1.6
Perfect!
Nasukaren
Nasukaren
Aug 1 2014
1.6
5.0
Aug 1 2014
5.0
Version: 1.6
Works great on 10.9.4
io-witter
io-witter
Jul 28 2014
1.6
5.0
Jul 28 2014
5.0
Version: 1.6
Simple and does what it says. I have to wonder about this "it is the natural direction to scroll a page". What? 51% of people surveyed preferred the direction Apple hard-wired it to now? In my mind I am pulling the scroll-bar down, and that is natural to me. Also my PC's scroll is the same direction - and in gaming scrolling back is to pull back/going lower. There's nothing like forced "naturality" to get on one's nerves. Thanks heaps for this useful little app.
Thepfef
Thepfef
Feb 8 2014
1.6
5.0
Feb 8 2014
5.0
Version: 1.6
Thank you for this!!! Why the hell Apple would tie the mouse and trackpad scroll together is beyond me!
OpusA4924
OpusA4924
Jan 3 2014
1.6
5.0
Jan 3 2014
5.0
Version: 1.6
Brilliant! I am running Leopard on an old PPC G5 tower next to my Mavericks system and wanted to have the scrolling the same as in the newer OS. I did have to go to the developer's website to download the older version (1.5.1) in order to run on my system. Seems to work flawlessly so far. Thanks!
SebastianK1488
SebastianK1488
Nov 28 2013
1.6
5.0
Nov 28 2013
5.0
Version: 1.6
Great! So much needed for me, a mouse user on MacBook Air!
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