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I'm a big fan of Terminator. By default, the preferences menu is accessible by a right click on the terminal. I just configured Terminator to do a copy paste on right click (similar like Putty).

Unfortunately, that makes the preferences menu is not accessible anymore. What is the solution?

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    Check please if this menu will be accessible by pressing Shift + F10 keys. – mariaczi Jun 29 '18 at 8:30
  • Ahh yep that solves my problem. Thank you :) – anta40 Jun 29 '18 at 9:18
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    Middle click in Terminator works like right one in Putty You may want to not redefine )) – Tagwint Jun 29 '18 at 11:15
  • Excellent answer to another question: "Where in the world do you find the Preferences menu?!" :) – David Parks Jul 18 '18 at 21:46
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It's the (awkward) shift+middle-click combo that brings up Terminator context menu for me when putty_paste_style = True.

This is in contrast to the docs, both the terminator_config manpage and the online manual, which state middle-click alone will bring up the Context Menu.

$ terminator --version
terminator 1.91

$ cat /etc/lsb-release 
DISTRIB_ID=Ubuntu
DISTRIB_RELEASE=18.04
DISTRIB_CODENAME=bionic
DISTRIB_DESCRIPTION="Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS"

The mentioned shift+F10 combo also works, but also stuffs garbage (;2~) onto the command line.

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