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My Laptop is a Sony VAIO VPCS12C5E.
I recently installed Fedora 13 (x64).
I have the problem that the Touchpad is not working at all.
The following Synaptics driver is installed:


Touchpad is not listed in GPointing (Version 1.5.1-2)

A USB Mouse is working fine.

I tried adding the following configuration to a new X11 conf file under /etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/01-synaptics.conf

Section "InputClass"
  Identifier      "touchpad catchall"
  MatchIsTouchpad "on"
  Driver          "synaptics"

I got the configuration from

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You didn't say what kind of laptop you have. It's a long shot, but a lot of laptops have a key combination (Fn+F_) or other button that enables/disables the trackpad. Have you tried looking for something like that and pressing it?

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Sorry forgot that: It's a Sony Vaio VPCS12C5E And there is no key that enables or disables the touchpad – peter Aug 24 '10 at 19:10

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