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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How to use touchpad gestures to scroll back and forth in history on non-Mac OSX devices in Google Chrome?

I prefer the way how Mac OS X allows users to use touchpad gestures to scroll back and forth in the tab history of Google Chrome. Is it possible to use similar touchpad gestures on non-Mac OS X ...
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Touchpad/ mouse disabled on my ASUS x200CA-CT112H

I upgraded to Windows 10 and my Touchpad wasn't working. I went to device settings and enabled it and it sort of worked. The curser was moving round but my 'buttons' weren't working. gave up at ...
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Laptop Boots, Then Immediately Shuts Off Samsung NP540U3C-A0U3B

Ok quick story, I was given this laptop to work on due to the trackpad mouse not working. At this point the laptop came on and worked other then the built in mouse pad. Basic troubleshooting began, I ...
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How can I block the ASUS Touchpad driver from working on Win10?

I need to turn the touchpad off, since it is gone crazy and keeps jittering CONSTANTLY. As such, I have tried to do it several times, but it doesn't work. Going on the Device Manager, and ...
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Windows 10 touchpad Release Drag after Finger Lift

I have a Samsung Laptop with ELAN touchpad. The only features I like from a touchpad are.. Tap to Click. Double Tap to Right Click. Two Finger Scrolling. Drag Windows. But Release immediately ...
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Touchpad can't be use outside of Windows (10) and sometimes not at all

My touchpad (Elan Smart-Pad) on my Toshiba Satellite PSPRDU-00C003B is only working on Windows now. It had been working with both Windows 10 and Ubuntu but now it only works when running windows. It ...
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Touchpad unresponsive until X restart

I'm on a Netbook with Mint 13 (Ubuntu-based). It has a touchpad which gets stuck every now and then (it's quite rare actually, but it does happen -- a few times a day). Restarting X fixes the ...
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Fedora 22 - touchpad detected but not working

I am using fedora 22 (gnome) on a Dell Vostro 3558 - the touchpad is not working and I cannot figure out why. It seems to be detected: $ xinput ⎡ Virtual core pointer id=2 ...
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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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Win7 x64 Taskbar: Add Icon for Specific Tab in Mouse Properties?

The touchpad on my laptop is OK when I need it, but I like to turn it off when I'm using the mouse. To do this, I go into Control Panel > Mouse > UltraNav tab > uncheck Enable TouchPad. I'd prefer to ...
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after upgrade on Windows 10 and first reboot, keyboard and touchpad doesn't works

after upgrade my Notebook SAMSUNG NP-RF712S01IT Windows 10 works fine, but after first reboot the keyboard and trackpad doesn't works. On devices management, I find an unknown board (I think that it ...
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Graphic tablet works as touchpad

Graphic tablet works as touchpad, literally, it doesn't move "absolutely", from one side, to another. It moves "relatively" like touchpad. From last position by few pixels to some side. Could it have ...
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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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After installing Windows 10, I want to disable the Synaptics pointing device

After installing Windows 10, I want to disable the Synaptics pointing device when I have a mouse plugged into a USB port. I checked the box for this disable feature, but when I log back on I must ...
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Task View causes “sticky” Win key

For some reason whenever I pull up Task View using a touchpad gesture (4 finger swipe down - I have a Samsung laptop with Elantech software), it causes the Win key to become sticky (i.e. simply typing ...
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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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Eee PC driver problems. Features missing in windows and linux

I own an Asus Eee PC 1018P. When it's running Windows 8.1/10 the two finger scroll doesn't work. I tried using the 7/32-bit trackpad driver here but it didn't help. In Linux (Trisquel) two finger ...
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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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Touchpad doesn't work when laptop is sideways

I'm using a Surface Pro 3 with a type cover, newly upgraded to Windows 10. Whenever I turn the laptop on its side, my touchpad stops working. Upside-down works fine, however. I toggled each ...
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Lenovo Miix 2 11 Touchpad not working with win 10

After updating from Win 8 to Win 10 the touchpad stopped working completely. It Works fine With an external mouse. Any solutions anyone?
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Touchpad not working in Windows 10, but does in Ubuntu

System info: ASUS X551C Notebook PC 64-bit OS x64 based-processor Problem: I have recently upgraded OS to Windows 10. My laptop has two operating systems: Ubuntu and Windows 10. Whenever I ...
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Touchpad is not working properly on my laptop

I have a Windows 10 Gateway NV570P10u laptop. I don't use this laptop for anything more than browsing and a little programming. I was testing out the new shortcut features to change orientation of the ...
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Can't Open Mouse Settings in Control Panel - Windows 8

When I click on any mouse related items anywhere in the Control Panel windows nothing happens. When I click on other links the options open. There are no mouse related entries in the Dell program ...
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Asus Zenbook UX31A touchpad driver no longer works in Windows 10

As the title says, I upgraded from Windows 8 to Windows 10 and now the multitouch no longer works. The Asus website doesn't appear to have drivers for Windows 8 or 10 (although the Windows 7 drivers ...
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Touchpad button on Asus X200CA [duplicate]

Just updated to windows 10 and the button on the touch pad don't work anymore. Any idea, suggestion to get them to work again. I tried to update the driver but did not work.
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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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windows 10 problems on toshiba satellite C655D

I had Windows 7 Home Premium but then upgraded to windows 10. Now my touch pad won't work. I don't have a touch screen since my laptop is from 2011. Is there a way to get my touch pad working again? ...
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Cannot disable Lenovo Flex 3 touchpad

I have a Lenovo Flex 3 running Windows 8.1, and I can't find a way to make my touchpad stay off. The hotkey to turn it off at F6 does work, my trackpad will stop working for a time only to randomly ...
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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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MacBook Pro won't recognize keyboard or trackpad

Yesterday I changed my MacBook Pro's keyboard because it was broken (there is no Apple store/Apple Fixing Center near me). Now the keyboard and trackpad are not working (I didn't even touch trackpad ...
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Touchpad won't work on Win 10 [duplicate]

I have just upgraded to Windows 10. Since the upgrade, my touchpad won't work at all (an external mouse does work, but the touchpad doesn't respond). I'm using an ASUS X200L laptop. I tried searching ...
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Clicking on my mouse keeps turning off (windows 10)

I just updated to windows 10 today. Every time I turn off my pc, log off, restart, etc., my mouse and clicking works for a little bit, then a couple of seconds after logging in, the blue loading ...
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Can't select text with touchpad

I have Acer v3-371 with Linux Mint 17.2 and I have some problems with touchpad. I don't have right touchpad button, it only works if I turn on in settings that two fingers on touchpad are recognized ...
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How to disable pin-to-zoom on trackpad windows 10

I am using windows 10 with the latest ASUS smart gesture software. I want to disable only pinch to zoom gesture on the trackpad but all I find is solutions for windows 8. I don't have asus gestures ...
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Synaptics Touchpad not working

Since I have updated windows 7 ultimate to windows 10 pro, my touchpad scroll is not working. I have tried everything but not working so far. Anyone who get it working? Acer aspire laptop 7730
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Disable TrackPad when physical mouse is plugged in

I have a Lenovo T450s running Windows 10. On my other laptops I had an option in mouse settings to disable trackpad when an external mouse is plugged in. However, on my T450s, the Synaptics control ...
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My touchpad scroll is not working in windows 10 [duplicate]

I just shifted from windows 8.1 to windows 10. My touchpad scroll was working with windows 8.1 but not with windows 10. I'm not able to find the settings for touchpad in control panel they only give ...
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touchpad/trackpoint latitude d830 not working

I have a Dell Latitude D830 notebook. It is working fine, except for the trackpoint/touchpoint. I have found another question here on superuser stackexchange, to achieve the opposite: enabling the ...
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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 ...
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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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How to change three-tap behaviour from cortana to middle click?

I've just updated my Samsung NP730U to Windows 10. The touchpad driver (Elan Smart-Pad) updated it's driver too, and now the only option for Three-Finger-Tap is invoking Cortana. I'd much rather ...
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Can't uninstall Asus Smart Gesture

I updated to Windows 10, Smart Gesture is not working, can't type without being annoyed with touchpad, can't turn touchpad off with fn+f9. I downloaded new version for W10 which says I have already ...
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Setting up my touchpad to be one big button?

I'm forced to use Windows for a while, and I need some set up to work with my machine in a way I'm used to. I've got Asus N750Jv, which has a "mac"-style big touchpad, which is devided into 2 areas - ...
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Windows 10 Scroll Wheel Not Working In All Windows

Just upgraded to Windows 10 on my (~5 year old) laptop, and overall I like it; however, I've got one little quibble with it that I haven't yet found a solution too... When attempting to use the scroll ...
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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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On Windows 10, I cannot two-finger-scroll in Google Inbox with Chrome

I have a Dell XPS 13 (2015) which I just upgraded to Windows 10. I can no longer scroll using two-finger drag on the touchpad when in Google Inbox, using Chrome 45.0.2454.15. I can still scroll using ...
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How can I invert touchpad scroll direction on Windows 10?

I just switched to Windows 10 on my ASUS N550JV and installed related drivers from the support page of ASUS. The touchpad works great, but for some reason the direction of scrolling on touchpad is ...
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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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Three-finger swipe browser back

Windows 10 broke my three-finger swipe to browser back. Now, it is the same action as the one-finger swipe-from-left-edge to switch programs provided in Windows 8/8.1. Is there any way to get it ...