A touchpad or trackpad is a device, normally on laptops, which does the same thing as a mouse by tracking the movement of the user's fingers.

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Tapping mouse touchpad does not work

I have a Fujitsu tablet running Windows 10. There are problems using the mouse touchpad. The pointer works, but using taps as a rule does nothing or brings up a pick list. I have tried ...
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enable scroll momentum in debian jessie

I am using debian jessie and when I lift my fingers scrolling stops, so scrolling to the bottom of a webpage is very tedious. On another partition on my laptop I upgraded to jessie (here I did a fresh ...
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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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How can I kill pinch-to-zoom in a Win 10 PC, that has a “normal” (non- Non-precision) Touchpad?

Some people have asked on this forum how gestures can be enabled in their PCs. But gestures can also be a pain if they can´t be disabled. The touchpad of my Win 10 laptop has the mouse buttons ...
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Windows 10 tablet wakes up on touchpad or keyboard input

I am pretty sure I've digged through most of the available threads regarding this issue, and yet none provided a working solution. I have ticked off the "Allow device to wake PC from sleep" option in ...
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TLA hell and Lenovo T450s trackpad/keyboard bezel replacement parts

I intend to replace the buggy and unergonomic trackpad on my T440s with a T450s' trackpad as i believe they are compatible. This link is to a bill of materials for a T450s from Lenovo's website: ...
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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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Touchpad freezing after Windows 10 update on ELAN input device

I upgraded to Windows 10 since a week, the first issue that disappointed me is this mouse freezing when I'm typing. I googled two days, trying all solutions, nothing worked. I have ELAN device with ...
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Dont move mouse cursor on touch screen touch (laser control)

I control laser software as a hobby and do it with a Surface Pro 3. Is there a way to prevent a touch screens' mouse cursor moving to the spot you press on screen with your finger? See here ...
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How do I prevent the action center from appearing whenever I left click on my touchpad?

I just installed Windows 10 on my dell xps 13 a few weeks ago, and now whenever I left-click the Windows 10 Action Center will pop up whenever I left-click on my touchpad. I always need to left-click ...
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Mouse delay when typing

I have a delay when it's after I type my mouse doesn't move after a few seconds I stop typing, I had a virus on my computer I restarted it's whole system and I did this yesterday. I just re-downloaded ...
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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 ...
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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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Prevent Thunderbird from automatic mark “read” while scrolling

On my Lenovo yoga 300-11IBY with a Elan smartpad Touchpad I have the problem, that when I scroll through the email list in my Inbox, the active line follows the visual part of the inbox. If I scroll ...
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6 second delay between using the keyboard and my mousepad working

I recently updated to Windows 10 on my HP 2000 Notebook, and have noticed a couple things that started happening.. There's a six second delay. Say I need to type something right now, in order to use ...
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Sony VAIO touchpad disabled for just one user

Touchpad works fine after boot and before login. Touchpad works fine when logged in as machine administrator. Touchpad stops working when logged in as a specific domain user. FN-F1 as that specific ...
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Any Tips To Remove Touchpad Delay? (Synaptics, HP Probook 455 G2)

I have an HP Probook 455 G2 laptop which I use occasionally. When using an external pointing device (i.e. MX Master via Bluetooth) I notice very little latency between moving the mouse and seeing ...
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Synaptics Touchpad Driver crashes occasionally when using multitouch

I'm using a Lenovo Thinkpad w520 running Windows 10 (upgrade from Windows 7, not full re-install, btw). Like other thinkpads, it has a touchpad from Synaptics. Occasionally, and only when performing ...
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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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Invert Scrolling with Asus Smart Gesture for RoG computer

I saw a conversation on here a while back, but it didn't answer my question. I have a pretty spiffy computer all things considered, running WIN 8.1 (I'm still afraid to jump into Win10). But my ...
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How to adjust dell trackpad sensitivity without touchguard

I have a dell M6800 with a alps touchpad. I was wondering if there was anyway to adjust it's tap to click sensitivity. Touch guard is not an option because it turns the touchpad off when you type and ...
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Touchpad delay settings in windows 7

I have windows 7 in my HP laptop. But i want to change its Delay setting as this is causing problem while playing games for eg- when i am playing an first persion shooting game. i cannot shoot while ...
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Is there any way to prevent Chrome's zoom from resizing when using a laptop's scroll pad?

Often I find myself using a laptop's touch pad, with no mouse, and on Chrome, I find it is easy to mistakenly use the touch pad to change the zoom of Chrome. This happens when my left finger is ...
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How to setup touchegg with gnome 3.18 on ArchLinux?

I'm running ArchLinux (Antergos) with Gnome 3.18.4 installed. I can't make touchégg work for multitouch gestures. I installed touchegg-git from the Aur (also tried touchegg). When I launch it, I only ...
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How do I disable touchpad tap-to-click on an Acer Aspire v3 572?

Running Windows 7. I want to turn off the tap-to-click feature without disabling the whole touchpad.
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Mac trackpad jumpy, until video on VLC opened

This is defying logic and I have no way to explain how this could be happening. Since about a couple of days now, my 2015 mac air trackpad has been jumpy (apparently widely complained about by ...
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Is there a shortcut to toggle the mouse setting to 'Leave touchpad on when a mouse is connected' in Windows 10?

I am running Windows 10 on my Dell Inspiron i7559 laptop. It comes with a setting under Mouse and Touchpad to Leave touchpad on when mouse is connected. I would like to create a button to toggle this ...
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Linux doesn't detect Fn + F6 (toggle touchpad) combination on Lenovo V580 laptop

Though there is "toggle touchpad" secondary function on F6 button of my laptop currently this shortcut doesn't work. xbindkeys -mk command doesn't show any info when I press Fn + F6. I couldn't find ...
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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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Linux Mint 17.3 with touchegg

I'm trying to integrate touchegg with my newly-installed Linux Mint on Acer Aspire V5-573G. At default, all the multi-gestures like two-finger scrolling, three-finger wheel click works. I want to ...
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Touch pad overrides mouse

My notebook touch pad overrides mouse. After attaching the usb mouse windows 7 installs driver and show in device manager but only touch pad works. If I install synaptics touchpad then it overrides ...
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asus smart gesture not working

I have a Asus N55S laptop (I am running Windows). I have installed the smart Asus gesture driver and the icon is on the taskbar. I had many problems trying to find it in the beginning and trying to ...
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Acer synaptic touchpad window10 mouse right-click not working and stuck in the active window

synaptics clickpad v8.1/PS2 port version 19.0.9.7 I used win 8.1 and mouse touchpad worked well. But after installing windows 10 education K, some functions of touchpad doesn't work as belows: ...
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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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Trackpad not fully functioning after resume from sleep (Windows 7)

I am running Windows 7 x64 on a 2012 MacBook Pro via Boot Camp. Often, when Windows resumes from sleep, the trackpad does not function fully. Move and single click work, but two-finger click and ...
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Cannot disable touchpad and cannot use headphones in Windows 7

Until recently I used only Windows 7 on my computer and now I am using Ubuntu in a Dual mode with Win7. Ever since I set up Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my computer, I have noticed the following problems in ...
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Synaptics Touchpad hangs when system disk activity is high

I have a Dell Inspiron 3543 laptop, with Windows 10 and newest drivers from Dell website. When system disk activity is around 100%, then the touchpad stops responding (i.e. the cursor does not move ...
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Touchpad behaving erratically

Symptoms: Cant move pointer up and down, only side to side. When moving side to side it jumps around erratically. When using USB mouse the pointer jiggles from side to side. The touchpad can detect ...
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Left touchpad button hard to press

Setup Sony VAIO E Series Model: VPCEB1AGG Other model no: PCG-71312W Problem The left touchpad button doesn't work properly. It needs to be pressed a lot harder than the right button before it ...
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Is there a Stand-alone Touchpad with included tap-to-click functionality? or a way to get Windows Server 2012 to detect a Logitech Touchpad?

I'm currently using a Logitech Wireless Touchpad T650. Out of the box, the touchpad has press-to-click functionality, but not tap-to-click. To give it tap-to-click, it needs software called SetPoint, ...
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Can't find ATK Package Driver after roll back

I am having problems with my ASUS Smart Gesture in Windows 10 like many other ASUS Laptop owners. I rolled back the ATK Package drivers before trying a reinstall of first ATK then Smart Gesture and ...
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Touchpad one-finger directions are askew

I just upgraded a Lenovo Laptop to Windows 10. For some reason, the trackpad is messed up and moving the cursor in the wrong direction. The cursor moves right when I go up, down when I go right, etc. ...
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Sometimes my touchpad changes so that “tap” becomes “start drag” rather than “click”. How can I fix this without a reboot?

I have a 2015 Dell XPS (new style), and sometimes it exhibits the above behaviour. Typically once a week or so. I've not noticed any common pattern that triggers it. A reboot always fixes it, but ...
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How can one disable right click on Asus UX303LN trackpad asus smart gesture

I have an asus UX303LN and it has two methods to right click on the trackpad, the first is to use 2 fingers on the trackpad which I like and would like to keep. The second is to click in the bottom ...
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touchpad windows 10 not scrolling ASUS X555L

I was wondering if there is a specific fix I need to preform in order to get my touchpad to scroll again. I read some of the other replies on this topic and it seems like this is a common problem yet ...
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Windows spontaneously coming to front

I have a new Windows 10 Lenovo Thinkpad W550s laptop, and for some reason, numerous times a day (maybe every hour or so), suddenly a different window will pop to the front. Sometimes I'm not even ...
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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 ...
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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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Windows 10 - apple touchpad driver incomplete or damaged

A few days ago my macbookpro touchpad stopped working with windows 10. My attempts to fix the issue: a) Looking at the device manager, I can see that the touchpad drivers (there are 2 of them for ...
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Installing touchpad drivers

I want to install a different driver for my touchpad (synaptics driver) so that I would be able to use three fingers tap to middle click. I have no idea what kind of driver I have (my computer is an ...