Touchpad button mode on Linux

Hello. How to activate the touchpad mode 'button' on a Linux operating system? (Ubuntu 13.04, specifically)

I don't speak of the possibility to tap on the 'switch' on the touchpad button, then the volume control bar or the six other top icons ([here's one [image | http://aps2.toshiba-tro.de/kb0/HTD9702NL0000R0105182.png] related configuration in Windows operating system]).

Even the ability to simply configure custom areas tap would be useful. Is there a way to define them?

Note: this should work on a Toshiba Satellite A200 too.

Thank you, have a good time.

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Hello

Some useful information in the Wiki of the Ark: link: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Touchpad_Synaptics

There is even a document man describing the possible parameters for the binary file: link: http://linux.die.net/man/5/synaptics

The Ubuntu documentation may also be useful: link: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/SynapticsTouchpad

Hope this helps

Tom BR

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