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Right clicking with two-finger-tap in Windows 8.1

Situation I have a Lenove Ideapad Flex 10 here with Windows 8.1. Strangely enough the OS is 32 bits, while the CPU supports 64 bits. The laptop has a Synaptics trackpad that supports multitouch. I ...
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Touch scrolling is jumpy in Windows Chrome

In Chrome on Windows 8.1 on my Surface Pro 3 I've noticed Chrome's scrolling "jumps" when scrolling. After some fussing, it appears to only do it if I take my finger off the screen while still moving ...
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How to get two fingers scrolling on alienware?

I would like to use two fingers scrolling on my M11x r3. So, I checked the control panel and I just had one finger scrolling. I went to http://www.synaptics.com/en/drivers.php to update the drivers. ...
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Asus N750JV laptop Smart-Pad no longer works with gestures after lid is closed / sleep mode

Using Windows 8.1, after closing the lid or setting my Asus N750JV laptop to sleep / hibernate, when resuming the touchpad no longer reads multitouch gestures like pinch, zoom etc. It behaves like a ...
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Remap windows 8 edge swipe?

Is it possible to remaps the edge swipe functionality on Windows 8? I would like to be able to make the left edge swipe change tabs in my browser (ctrl+t) and right swipe switch apps (alt+tab or ...
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Using extern monitor with multitouch to control pc - which cabel to use? [closed]

I have NEC MultiSync V321 monitor to testing and I want connect it to my notebook. I have hdmi cabel and display is fine but I can't control it. So I am asking if somebody knows that I must do some ...
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Is there an active digitizer stylus for Dell xps duo 12?

This hybrid laptop-tablet supports atmel maxTouch technology. However I was unable to find any definitive information on which active digitizer stylus to buy for it. Some sources say active digitizers ...
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Changing Windows 8 edge swipe behavior

I’d like to use the edge swiping feature of windows 8 to open the start menu instead of the charm bar. I found that, and wonder if there’s a way to change that behavior using regedit : Modify or ...
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Save different touch and digitizer pen calibration per screen orientation in Windows 8

I want to have different touch and digitizer pen calibration for each orientation of the screen. The touch settings are not too bad since the location is based on the tip of the finger. It feels a ...
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How to duplicate multi-displays in windows?

I need more screen real-estate for productivity work (programming, excel, etc) and am considering a 3 side-by-side setup (3X1920 x 1200). I'd like to find a way to usefully incoporate a touchscreen ...
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How to move between tabs using trackpad on Chrome?

Using the new Safari I can move between tabs by swiping left and right with two fingers. When I try to do the same using Chrome it takes me back and forward on the same page I'm at. How can I change ...
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How can I get Pinch to Zoom back in Desktop mode?

Windows 7 had an old implimentation of Pinch to Zoom where bringing your fingers apart/together would act similar to ctrl + +/-, the standard zoom. It's not as nice as granular zoom (like iOS/Android ...
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How can I view the Jump Lists when using multitouch?

The Jump Lists on Taskbar items used to be opened by dragging up from a taskbar icon when using touch, pen or mouse in Windows 7. In windows 8 I can only seem to open them from pen or mouse input, ...
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What are the New Gestures for the Microsoft Multi-touch Mice?

Some time ago, Microsoft promised that it would add new functionality to its family of multi-touch mice once Windows 8 was released. Now that Windows 8 has gone GA, what are the new gestures?
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Lost Multitouch when installing Windows8 on my Acer Aspire S3-951

What is needed to enable it again? I have installed the synaptic drivers from acers homepage but it did't do anything but add a useless tab to the mouse settings in control panel. (which SHOULD ...
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Is there a way to simulate gestures for non-touchscreen users?

How are users able to actually use features such as pinching if they don't have touchscreen monitors? I ask this because: I plan to use Windows 8 on my desktop, and I want to get the full use of ...
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Is there any multi-touch standalone monitor available for regular desktop PC use that supports windows 8 multitouch? [closed]

I know that there are several generations of touch-screen technology out there. There is the ancient resistive touch, pre win7 era capacitive, pre win7 era multitouch capacitive, and win7 compliant ...
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VMWare Ubuntu guest multitouch touchpad

Related: Use Synaptics Touchpad Scroll in VMware Guest I've read that it's not possible to enable multitouch in vmware guest. What confuses me, is that when I use something special (like two finger ...
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Windows - Four-Finger Swipe for Spaces (Deskspaces)

Is there a way to add a shortcut while dragging four fingers on the keyboard? With Elan Smart Pad, my computer can perform certain tasks by a slip of the fingers on the pad (mac style). The problem ...
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Multitouch WPF on Windows7/8 on OSX doesn't work?

Can I use Microsoft WPF(4) for multitouch when running Windows through Parallels on an OSX machine? When I run Windows8 on my Mac the multitouch with touchpad works. But if I program my own WPF ...
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Windows Multi-Touch Gestures

Is there a driver or program that will emulate the four finger and three finger touch gestures when using Windows 7? I really enjoy that functionality on OS X and would love to have Windows respond ...
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How to check multitouch in GNU/Linux

I have several questions about multitouch in Linux: Is multitouch and MPX (multi-pointer extension) related? If an application handles multiple cursors does it mean that it is multitouch-ready? How ...
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Get MS Touch Mouse “expose style” gesture without mouse

The MS touch mouse has a gesture to bring up an expose style task switcher to show all open windows. Is this a built in feature of Windows 7, and can I use it from a keyboard shortcut?
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multi-touch for programs that don't support it

I have a touchscreen that I'd like to use with a 3d modeling program. I think that I could be more productive in a 3d environment if I could use touch to navigate in this program but unfortuanatly ...
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Taking notes with a stylus on a capacitive touch device - how do you prevent your hand from causing multi-touch problems?

When taking notes with a stylus on a capacitive touch device like the ipad or android tablets how do you prevent your hand from causing multi-touch problems? When you write, both the stylus and your ...
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How can I make Windows 7 more touch-friendly?

Is there any software that I can install to make my experience on a Windows 7 tablet a bit better? Here are some features I'd like to have: automatically show virtual keyboard when i select a text ...
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Can I send multitouch gestures over VNC to OS X Lion?

I see that my trackpad (Acer Aspire notebook) is able to detect double touches with Synaptic drivers installed. Is it possible that to recognize multitouch gestures so I can remote control a Mac with ...
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touch doesn't “click” in windows 8

I know windows 8 is in its early stages but maybe someone has a solution for this. I can pan and zoom things with my fingers all day but it never interprets my touches as a click (I do get the ...
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Disable touch input temporarily when digitizer pen within range

I recently bought a Lenovo x220, and I have been having problems with accidental touch clicks and other gestures being registered while I am writing with the digitizer pen. I have tried disabling ...
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Windows 7 multitouch zooming?

Are their registry changes or other applications that let me take control of pinch to zoom behavior on Windows 7 on a multi-touch tablet? Currently, pinch to zoom appears to behave exactly like ...
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How does a multitouch monitor send the touches to a PC?

I'm fairly new to touch screens. I'm having a look on Amazon at multi touch monitors like an HP 2310ti and it seems everybody just accepts that Windows 7 can handle it out of the box. How does it ...
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Translate multi-touch events to regular mouse events in Windows 7

The "Pen and Touch" utility in the Windows 7 control panel allows to map some touch events to normal mouse events, for example a long "click" (touch) to right-button click. The mapping is done ...
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Can I disable multi-touch gestures on my Acer Aspire TimelineX 4820T (Windows 7 Ultimate)?

I don't know who thought having a multi-touch touchpad on a laptop was a good idea, but more often than not I accidentally touch it with my left hand after typing and zoom in/out of the browser when I ...
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Samsung 650TS large format touchscreen API support

A potential client is thinking of using a Samsung 650TS 65" touchscreen for a specific application, but other than "it connects to a PC via USB" I can't seem to find out anything about interfaces. In ...
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Does the Microsoft Arc mouse support middle click and drag functionality?

Writing software that I want to have click drag functionality for the middle mouse button (Like most 3d modelling software). I think that is one awesome mouse design, but I read on the Microsoft ...
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Switch spaces trackpad MacBook Pro

I want to be able to change spaces by swiping. Example: Swiping right would switch to the space to the right Swiping down would switch to the space underneath I tried BetterTouchTool but it only ...
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Can I get the multitouch touchpad to respond to a double tap for right click

the Dell Latitude E6410 I just got for work has some of the multi-touch features you see on a Mac book/pro now with only some of the multitouch gestures I find myself naturally using the other half ...
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Does RDP support Multitouch? (and if not, does anything?)

I'm trying to set up a system where I have two computers: a powerful desktop, and a tablet that I can carry around easily. The tablet may be the Notion Ink Adam, Motorola XOOM, or another one I ...
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Magic mouse multi touch feature wont work

I just got a new magic mouse and the left and right click work fine but the swiping and scrolling wont work. I am running Snow Leopard (Version 10.6) on my 2009 MacBook and have performed all the ...
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Is there anyway to (easily) convert a regular LCD monitor into a touchscreen monitor?

I've seen some kind of overlay thing you can get for CRT monitors to make them touchscreen(I saw this at a movie theater) and I was completely amazed. Well, I want to do this to my LCD monitor. Where ...
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Do any laptops other than Macbooks have multi-touch?

In particular, how well does the multi-touch work (ie. is it laggy or inaccurate) and how many gestures are supported?
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More multi touch macbook trackpad gestures for windows 7 bootcamp

Duplicating another question that still doesn't have a positive answer... I have Windows 7 running on my Macbook and I am wondering if it is possible to take advantage of the multi touch trackpad and ...
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multi-touch and windows 7

If i buy multi-touch monitor like(Samsung MULTITOUCH LD220Z) Then can i move multiple windows(minimize close) control multiple volume sliders simultaneously in audio mixer and does all this extends to ...
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Mouse to touch point driver, Emulate touch points with mice

Are there any drivers to convert mice to touch points for multi-touch applications on Windows 7?
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Can HP 2209t monitor detect multi-touch like HP TouchSmart monitor?

I know you can help me out from this little problem. I am planing to buy a monitor with multi-touch feature that I can use to develop multi-touch application in Windows 7. I found HP provide them ...
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Is there any multi-touch graphics tablet with Linux drivers?

After watching the absolutely amazing 10/GUI video, I have been dying to try to implement something like this. I can do the software side quite easily, but I don't have the hardware. The Wacom Bamboo ...
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Changing drag & drop behaviour in Windows 7's explorer for touch screen use

I have a new touch screen, and am playing around with its functionality. The most productive use for me is organizing files (literally) by hand. It's fun working through a list of files, dragging and ...
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Change meaning of various multitouch gestures on macbook pro

Is there any way to change the meaning of the multitouch mouse gestures on the macbook pro? There are 4-finger gestures that it handles, but it looks like the meanings are hard-coded. 4-fingers ...
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Does the Mimo 720-s touchscreen work with Windows 7?

Does the Mimo 720-S work with Windows 7's multi-touch? Their website doesn't mention anything newer than Vista. Even though it's a touch, it doesn't mention multi-touch. Has anyone tried one with ...
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Two-finger scrolling with Ubuntu 9.10 (Samsung NC10)

Is it possible to configure Ubuntu 9.10 to use two-finger scrolling on a Samsung NC10 netbook? I tried to configure it, but I had no success.