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Synaptics: Enable 2-finger flick instead of 3-finger flick?

Is there a way to use the old 2-finger flick (swipe) instead of the new 3-finger flick with the newest Windows 8.1 driver? (17.0.19) 3-finger flick feels really unintuitive to me, because I only have ...
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Tap-to-click and vertical edge scrolling

I've a laptop (Lenovo B50-30) with a (Synaptics) touchpad. I've installed Debian on it. I want to enable the following things after LightDM is started: Tap-to-click Vertical scrolling at the right ...
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Enable circular scrolling

I'm trying to enable circular scrolling in my touchpad with synaptics, but something is preventing me of doing so. My 50-synaptics.conf looks like this: Section "InputClass" Identifier "touchpad ...
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Synaptics Touchpad exclude buttons from touch area

I have an ASUS Y50 with a Synaptics Clickpad V1.1 using Windows 8.1. The two buttons are also part of the "touch area" which is annoying if I want to drag & drop because the gesture is often ...
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Enable middle click with 3 finger click on synaptics touchpad

I have a dell xps 15 9530 with a synaptics touchpad running windows 10 I used to have another dell where I could 3 finger click and trigger a middle click. I've tried a few registry tweaks, but I can'...
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Touchpad not working on Linux Mint

I searched for a very long time and I can't find anything that fixes the issue. My issue is not only that my touchpad doesn't work, but that it isn't detected. The command from the debian wiki ...
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Thinkpad, Windows, middle button for “open in new tab” and scroll

There apparently is tpmiddle to make the middle button work like a scroll wheel PLUS a wheel press click. But the link to the synaptics SDK is broken. How can I make my middle trackpad button work "...
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Synaptics V7.5 Three finger flick

So I have a Synaptics V7.5 touchpad for my HP Pavilion 17 TS Notebook and the three finger alt+tab thing is not working. After I got windows 10 my three finger flick will only work after a reboot. If ...
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Synaptic Touchpad, how to Disable “Tap to click While typing”

Basically, I was using an outdated synaptic driver that was causing me many issues. Seemed there was an issue with it that was causing dropped keyboard input (after leaving Laptop on for more then 24 ...
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Disable Touchpad while typing without having synaptics

I want to disable the touchpad while I am typing but my computer does not have the software to disable it. How can I go about this? I have a 64-bit Toshiba Kira UltraBook running Windows 8.1 Pro ...
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SynTPEnh.exe constantly restarting/respawning in Windows 10

I just upgraded to Windows 10 and I noticed that the SynTPEnh.exe process is constantly restarting/respawning To be more precise, there are two SynTPEnh.exe processes. One of them (with pid 2972 in ...
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Windows 10 bottom right corner primary click doesn't work after unchecking “Enable Secondary Corner Click”

I'm on a Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro using the Windows 10 19.0.9.5 touchpad drivers, which apparently are identical to the latest Windows 10 touchpad drivers available on the Lenovo website. Since this touchpad,...
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Synaptics driver clicks when using Styk on Windows 10

I am using a HP-EliteBook 8570w and I have some problems with my touchpad since I installed Windows 10 (64-bit). If I try to drag something with the "Styk": then I get a click on every move the ...
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Scrolling sensitivity issues with synaptics touchpad driver

I'm having a really annoying scrolling issue with the touchpad on my Lenovo X250 (Windows 10). The sensitivity of scrolling is dramatically decreased following the use of trackpoint scrolling. Example,...
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How can I enable two finger scrolling on Synaptic TouchPad in Windows 10?

I have Dell XPS 17 702X notebook with on board Synaptic TouchPad. I recently updated Dell licensed Windows 7 to Windows 10 with only issue to get work WiFi driver to be able to receive other via ...
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Enabling edge pull touchpad gestures in Windows 10

I searched the Internet thoroughly but I could not find an answer. My touchpad is Synaptics, computer is HP Envy k000st. Despite many people, I loved the edge-swipe (edge pull) touchpad gestures ...
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how is syndaemon started on ubuntu?

So I have a nifty new Ubuntu laptop, and it's running syndaemon to manage my touchpad. I'd like to adjust the settings for syndaemon, but I can't for the life of me figure out how it's getting ...
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Prevent touchpad from being disabled by keypresses | Synaptics

My Synaptics Control program looks totally different from the ones from tutorials which trying to solve this problem. For example this one: http://i.stack.imgur.com/KVibX.png But here is mine: http:...
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My cursor moves without me touching it

This is a Lenovo r60. I suspect this is a hardware issue because the same thing happened on my previous OS (Linux Mint) and now its happening again on my new OS (Debian Lenny). After logging in my ...
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I need to press the clickpad of my Dell XPS 13 very strongly for a click

since a few weeks, my touchpad has gotten unusable. First I thought an update messed up the Synaptics driver config. But then I realized that the config works. It's just that I have to press the ...
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Touchpad features not working

I have a newly purchased HP 15 TX-202 notebook. Two weeks after purchase, the scrolling, zooming or any other of such option (i.e. gestures) stopped working. I've tried restoring it several times,...
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Touch Pad and External Mouse Behaving erractically after installing Synaptics Drivers in Samsung Laptop

Everything was going good, before I installed Synaptics touchpad drivers. I recently upgraded to Windows 10 so my previous drivers were incompatible so i decided to upgrade drivers, in previous ...
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Synaptics stole Alt+Shft+L — how can I reclaim it?

When I updated to Windows 10 it installed the latest Synaptics touchpad driver on my Lenovo W520. I tried to remove the driver but Windows brought it back with the next round of updates. This ...
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Side scrolling doesn't work in some applications after installation of Windows 8

After I updated from Windows 8 to 8.1 on my Acer E1-522 laptop yesterday I realised that my side scrolling had stopped in most apps but still works occasionally (some files I'll open in LibreOffice ...
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Synaptics Lenovo Driver doesn't retain settings on restart of Windows 10

Would appreciate any solutions for this problem. The reverse scrolling direction setting is not retained on Windows 10 for my Lenovo laptop on restart. the hardware device is Synaptics ClickPad V8.1 ...
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How to navigate web with 3-finger fllick in Windows 10

I have a Synaptics trackpad that supported 3-finger flick for going backward or forward on the web. But now in Windows 10, 3-finger flicks do some sort navigation between applications or folders or ...
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Windows 10 3 finger touchpad swipe gestures don't work after wakeup

After upgrading to Windows 10, after waking the computer from sleep, 3 finger swipe gestures (to minimize all windows or to go to task view), stop working. 3 finger click still brings up Cortana. I'm ...
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How to blacklist a specific update on Windows 10?

I have discovered that my Windows 10 Pro installation automatically downloads and installs Synaptics touchpad driver. All well I suppose, with automatic updating and stuff, except that the driver is ...
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Synaptics Touchpad scroll no longer works after Windows 10 upgrade

So I just updated to the Windows 10 OS and now the scroll function on my touchpad does not work (cursor works fine otherwise). I have an HP Pavilion with a Synaptics touchpad, and even though a ...
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Windows 10 Synaptics no Control Panel and Middle Click

Today i upgraded from Win7 to Win10. First problem i noticed was that the three finger middle click was not working. So i tried to go to the Synaptics Control Panel to fix it. But i coulnd't find it. ...
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Touchpad settings on my HP automatically resets to default after I restart on Windows 10?

Every time I switch on my laptop the touchpad settings automatically reset to default.The scrolling box is automatically turned off every time.
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problems using both mouse buttons in my touchpad using Windows 10

I have an a dell 3537 laptop and my problem is related to my touchpad driver (I think). Usually when I click on both mouse buttons it performs like clicking on the middle mouse button on regular ...
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Synaptics touchpad disable tap and doubletap on Windows 10 through Registry?

Upgraded Windows-7 to Windows-10, previous windows had ALPS driver package but now WinUpdate push Synaptics driver (v19.0.13.0). Unfortunately it does not bring wizard panel to set tap+doubletap+...
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How to set Synaptics locked-dragging Timeout under Windows?

I have Lenovo Ideapad Y510p with Synaptics Clickpad and running Windows 10. I like to have Locked-Dragging feature but Synaptics settings application only allow to either turn it On or Off. However, I ...
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I paralyzed my synaptics touchpad in Windows 10

I successfully upgraded yesterday from 8.1 and this morning I was looking at the new "desktop switcher." I was looking for an OSX style touchpad gesture to switch between them. I followed the ...
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Windows10 - synaptics forgets settings

i upgraded to windows 10 and updated synaptics drivers to 19.0.12.95 - so now drivers are compatible with windows 10, but it forgets settings in control panel. If i disable reverse two finger ...
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Windows 10 build 10240 Touchpad (Synaptics) does not work on initial startup

I installed Windows 10 build 10240 twice on my laptop (Sony Vaio SVS13A12FXS) Every time I boot up the computer, the touchpad does not work, HOWEVER when I plug in a wireless/wired mouse in, it ...
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Synaptic touchpad scroll direction not consistently reversed in Windows 10

I bought a new laptop with Windows 10 and am having issues with the Synpatic touch pad. By default, two-finger swiping on the touchpad scrolled like a Mac (i.e. the scroll bars move against the ...
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Double tap or single tap on mouse pad synaptics 19.0.12.95 on windows 10 not working

Double tap or single tap on mouse pad synaptics 19.0.12.95 on windows 10 not working. Will I have to wait for updated driver or is there a way to change settings? I previously had windows 7.
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Synaptics touchpad in HP Envy Sleekbook 4: adjust 3-finger click

Using this built-in touchpad in my HP Envy Ultrabook 4-1161er win Windows 8.1 Pro, the driver version is 16.5.3.3 (the last available). I had some problems with 2-finger click, but this registry tweak ...
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How to make the trackpoint behave like a wheel mouse for SketchUp

When using a wheel mouse with SketchUp, pressing the wheel allows to orbit the drawing. But when I use the trackpoint, pressing the middle button zooms in/out. How can I change the behavior to be ...
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Synaptics Touchpad: Can Edge Swipe Run Apps?

Some of you people will know about the Synaptics Touchpad as its a part of your laptop. There is a thing called "Edge swipe" that allows you to open a charms bar or switch between apps. I would like ...
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Install Synaptics Driver

I have installed the Synaptics Touchpad driver, version 18.1.3. I did this by clicking setup: The wizard appeared to install my driver okay: However, following a reboot, the driver appears to ...
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How to reinstall <alt>-<tab> after loss of it in Debian Wheezy linux?

After installing of a package (octave) with synaptic on Debian Wheezy I can not switch the tasks behind one window --- how can I change it to the original? Moreover together with that install synaptic ...
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Is there a way to force Windows to use Precision Touchpad drivers rather than Synaptics?

I have a Dell XPS 15 (9530) that has a Synaptics clickpad. I've tried tinkering with many settings and different Dell/Synaptics drivers, but there's always some aspects that don't work well (two ...
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Disabling trackpad for Lenovo thinkpad W541

I'm trying to disable the trackpad for the Lenovo ThinkPad W541 running Windows 7 I got at work because I would rather use a USB mouse. There is no simple checkbox and I can't even access the Lenovo ...
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RAMdisk causes Synaptics touchpad to stop working

I have been having a problem lately with my Synaptics V1.7 touchpad. Everytime I start RAMdisk, my laptop's touchpad stops working. I have searched all over the internet, but can't find a single ...
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Prevent Windows 10 from installing/updating a specific driver?

It seems that the recent Synaptics driver update for Synaptics SMBus TouchPad on Windows 10 (build 100049) somehow doesn't see my middle-button. Uninstalling, and installing an older driver for ...
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Jumpy and erratic touchpad

A couple of weeks ago my laptop's (HP Envy TouchSmart 14-k110nr) touch pad started being a little jumpy. I thought it was probably because of dirt and wiped it with an alcohol-free cleaner, but it ...
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stop edge scrolling on synaptics touchpad

I have a new Lenovo laptop with windows 8.1 and synaptics clickpad v1.6. I can scroll with 2 fingers which is very smooth and awesome. But, while i'm scrolling up for example, my two fingers get ...