remap Mode_switch+mouse_drag to Alt+mouse_drag

Amos Bird amosbird at
Thu Jun 8 01:57:49 UTC 2017

Hi Thomas,

Thanks for your help. However I cannot remap the Mode_switch key itself. It has other bindings.
I would like only the Mode_switch+left_mouse_drag remapped to Alt+left_mouse_drag. Is it possible?


Thomas L├╝bking <thomas.luebking at> writes:

> man setxkbmap
> man xorg.conf
> try
> altwin:swap_lalt_lwin - Left Alt is swapped with Left Win
> altwin:swap_alt_win  - Alt is swapped with Win
> or alternatively
> man xmodmap
> Cheers,
> Thomas

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