Three-finger swipe in system preferences?

After I recently re-installed OS X and did the necessary upgrades to 10.6.5, it seems that my Three-finger swipe in system preferences stopped working. Before, I could navigate the system preferences menu going back and forth with the three-finger swipe but now? nothing... anybody has any idea how to fix? I tried re-resetting the PRAM and check/re-checking + reboot but nothing seems to work...
however, the three finger swipe works in all other applications such as chrome and firefox...

dhty55 wrote:
Before, I could navigate the system preferences menu going back and forth with the three-finger swipe but now?
I never knew this to exist in sys preference. Not sure how this would work since you are not highlighting anything, just selecting???

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