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2022-03-07

Sane Side Buttons

Utilize extra mouse side buttons to navigate forward and backward on macOS with SaneSideButtons. With this native Apple silicon utility your side buttons will simulate 3-finger swipes, allowing you to navigate almost any window with a history.

Download for free

Intel & Apple Silicon

..or install using Homebrew:

brew install --cask sanesidebuttons

Automatic Launch

To launch SaneSideButtons automatically when you log in on your Mac:

  1. Click the System preferences icon in the Dock or choose Apple menu  > System Preferences.
  2. Open the Users & Groups preference pane.
  3. Select your username in the left panel.
  4. Click on Login Items at the top.
  5. Click on the plus button at the bottom of the right pane.
  6. Navigate to your Applications folder (or wherever you put the app) and double-click SaneSideButtons.

More information can be found on GitHub.