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Questions tagged [touchscreen]

Questions about touchscreen laptops or other touchscreen devices and their usage

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Touch gestures in IE not working without explorer.exe being run once

Edit: Rephrasing my question: Upon further troubleshooting, I can conclude that: Touch gestures (dragging, pinch to zoom, touch-and-hold right click) in Internet Explorer start to work when: The ...
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Is there a way I can set up my Windows 8 tablet as a graphics tablet for another machine?

I have a Windows 8 Tablet with a pressure sensitive stylus. Is there any way I can use this as an input device for my desktop computer (running Windows 7) and use as a fully supported graphics tablet (...
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Highlighting text on nytimes.com

I read the New York Times on a touchscreen laptop (Firefox, Windows 8). Whenever I select/highlight text using my mouse, the website seems to think I'm either swiping left or right using the ...
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Touchscreen calibration troubles in Windows 8.1 using Eyefinity

I'm using Radeon Eyefinity to make a single desktop display of 3 monitors side by side. Problem is, when setting up the touchscreen, windows 8.1 thinks that that's just one monitor, so when you set it ...
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Portrait Orientated Monitor Taking Landscape Orientated Input - Linux Fedora

I am attempting to set up a touchscreen monitor on a computer I just installed the newest version of Fedora on. Touch Screen Monitor: Acer - T-Series 23" IPS LED HD Touch-Screen Monitor Computer: ...
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Tablet-PC display won't turn off when inactive

My Dell Latitude XT tablet PC display (touchscreen) won't turn off when inactive. The hard drive on this laptop died, so I installed a new hard drive. Both the old and new hard drives use(d) Windows 7....
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How can I disable the touch features from Windows7?

When I hooked up my touchscreen monitor to my Win7 machine, the touchscreen basically worked like a mouse. I had no multi-touch features, tap was a click, that was it. After rebooting the machine, ...
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How to enable touch scrolling in Windows 7?

I have a touch screen laptop using Windows 7. I want to browse like in an iPad (drag up/down, not using the scroll bar). Anyone knows how to browse the web like that?
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Applying Windows 10 Touch Screen Changes

I have a script that auto-maps/validates monitor to touchscreen settings. I am updating the registry keys in HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Wisp\Pen\Digimon (like the Windows multidigimon calibration app ...
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Calibrating touchscreens with multiple other monitors plugged in, windows 10

I have a display set up for a flight sim with 8 monitors plugged into two 1070s. Two of these monitors are touch screens, which I need the touch functionality to pilot the sim. The monitors are two ...
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Windows Multiple Touch Screens - Touch on Wrong Monitor

I've got a PC with 7 touch screens connected to it. I use the 'Setup' in 'Tablet PC Settings' to link touch to the screens. What we have found is that after a number of reboots, we will begin to see ...
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Is there a way to restore pen functionality in Windows 10?

Not too long ago, Windows changed how the pen functions in web browsers, Windows Explorer, and many other apps, forcing a screen drag with a basic tap (like a hand tool), rather than selecting text. ...
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User Tablet as Touch Monitor For Windows 10

How can i extend my desktop (extended monitors without actual monitors) onto a couple of tablets in order to use them as Touch Screens. (Example a program with buttons onscreen) Ive tried the ...
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Acer touch screen laptop using windows 10

Cracked screen renders touch screen partially working on laptop, wanted to add Acer UT220HQL touch screen monitor and use its touch screen as main monitor. I set the Acer touch screen as the main ...
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HP EliteBook 810 G1 - Touchscreen partially not working

I have problems with some of our HP EliteBook 810 G1 Revolve. On some of them the touchscreen isn't working at the top part of the screen. In the picture above the area is hilighted that do work. And ...
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Disabling multi-touch feature in Windows 10

While I'm developing a POS application, I do have some issues with windows 10 multi finger touch. I need to disable multi finger touch and all other touch gestures and make the touch panel behave like ...
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Win 10 Touch Screen Inaccurate in Clone

I have a Windows 10 machine with a built-in touch screen. When I connect a second display the system defaults to extend mode then I switch it to clone mode with the touch screen set as primary. The ...
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Bizarre touchscreen behavior

I have a Waveshare 10.1 Inch hdmi touchscreen, connected to a Windows 10 machine. The screen registers touch fine (all 10 as advertised), it will scroll, but it won't register "clicks". Or better, it ...
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Send commands from touchscreen application to a PC

I am trying to figure out a way in which I can send commands initiated on a touchscreen application I created for a tablet, to a host PC. Right now, the touchscreen app is a simple button grid, each ...
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How do you disable touchscreen gestures on Fedora/GNOME?

I'm creating a touchscreen project on Fedora 23 (using GNOME 3.18.2) that requires a fullscreen Firefox (or Chrome) window that the user cannot close using the touchscreen. However, we realized that ...
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Touch PC settings (W7)

I installed exact same windows 7 on two identical touch pc's . Problem is that if I want to activate something by a button on one pc I just need to click and on the other I need to swype... I compared ...
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can i make a old touch screen monitor in to a touchpad for a laptop

I have a old laptop touch HP that does not work and I was wandering if I could us the touch screen monitor as a touch pad for my other laptop? is that possible? I jut want it to us it to draw nothing ...
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Enabling Classic Long Click Behavior On Windows 8.1 Tablets

I have several programs installed on a new Windows 8.1 tablet, that require a long left-mouse button press to perform certain actions. The problem is, I can't seem to mimic this functionality when ...
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Single Click with touch screen on some web link

I am the owner of a beautiful Dell Inspiron touch. Everything works like a charm, windows can be moved dragged and resized, links can be opened, with the proper gestures I can emulate right clicks and ...
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How can I define custom Gestures on my touch screen windows laptop

I want to define my own gestures on windows 8.1 on my Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro laptop. First of all, is this possible? and if it is, how can I do so? For example I want to tell my laptop when I put five ...
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Windows 7 touch emulate mouse

I have recently bought a small 10" capacitive touchscreen which works in windows 7 with the native HID touch support. For my application, I dont need multi-touch support at all. I need it to exactly ...
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Using touchscreen for right-click drag

I just got a Surface Pro 3, and am trying out some older games designed for mouse control. I found that many of these would be playable even without the type cover (i.e., touchscreen only), except for ...
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Can I force my touchscreen monitor to receive touch input without being primary?

I looked around to see if someone had a solution to my unique problem, but I only found solutions pointing at Control Panel > Tablet PC Settings > Setup, and this does not work for me. This is my ...
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Windows 7: Enable touchscreen features for non-touchscreen PCs

Is there a way to hack Windows 7 into thinking that my PC has touchscreen? I am not talking about enabling the on-screen keyboard (OSK), or the Table Input Panel to "simulate" touchscreen. Nor do I ...
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Using touch screen with non-native aspect ratio

I have a laptop with touch screen (an Asus T100) with Windows 8, and I've downloaded a retro adventure game running using Dosbox (Gabriel Knight 1), which has a different aspect ratio from the screen. ...
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Performing a modifier+click action with a touchscreen?

I'm using a Windows 8 touchscreen laptop and want to be able to perform modified clicks with touches. Most notably and frequently used for me is the Ctrl+Click action, as well as Shift+Click and Shift+...
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Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro touch screen not working anymore

I ran a bunch installers today trying to fix the Bluetooth, and now the screen touch gestures does not work anymore. Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro drivers are here: http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/downloads/...
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Can I drive a tablet from an external touchscreen monitor?

I'd like to drive a tablet running windows 7 or 8 pro from an external touchscreen monitor. I know the tablet will accept a USB mouse input and will output HDMI to the monitor, so it should work, ...
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Disabling touch gestures in Windows 8.1

I'm setting a Windows 8.1 computer with a touchscreen for a web-based betting terminal, but I'm having some problems with the gestures. Basically I'd like to disable touch gestures such as pinch-to-...
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Multiple Touch Screen Displays on NVIDIA premium mosaic not calibrating correctly - Windows

I currently have 3 LG touch screen displays (1920x1080) connected to a NVIDIA Quadro K5000 graphics card. The card itself has 2 x DVI and 2 Display ports. I've connected the displays using 2x DVI-...
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Windows 8 embedded tiny touch keyboard

I have a Windows 8 embedded system with a portrait screen orientation. The touch keyboard is so tiny that I hardly see letters on it. Microsoft documentation says that touch keyboard size depends on ...
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Firefox touch scrolling sometimes stops working

I'm trying to use Firefox (Nighty-ELM build 20.0a1, and also "normal" 18.0.1) on my touchscreen VAIO Duo 11. I have noticed that the touch-scrolling (slide finger on screen, website follows finger ...
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Cant scroll/swipe on touchscreen using dual monitors

I currently have dual monitors, of which one is a touchscreen. The touchscreen, an AOC e2239Fwt, is connected with a HDMI cable and USB. The other monitor, a Medion screen, is connected with a VGA ...
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Prevent Closing of Windows 7 On-Screen Keyboard

I'm attempting to create a touchscreen app running on windows 7. I need to be able to prevent the user from closing the on-screen keyboard (or the input panel keyboard, since that's dockable). Are ...
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EloTouch touchscreen suspends correctly but does not come out of standby on Ubuntu 10.04

I am using an EloTouch touchscreen on a minimal Ubuntu 10.04 installation. I have a bare Xserver running without any desktop environment, just an xterm. The touchscreen is working great, but there is ...
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Right click button on surface pen (linux mint)

I've installed linux mint 19 on my surface pro 2017. I also bought this pen because it was half the price on the offical microsoft pen and it was stated that it was fully compatible. It actually works ...
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Can an Active Pen Hover over a Screen with No Digitizer?

Background: I bought an ASUS VivoBook Flip TP401MA-US22T from Microsoft.com on Black Friday. Their site implied it was frequently bought with the ASUS active pen. Online reviews suggested that the ...
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How to blacklist area of touchscreen for Ghost Touch

For some reason the touch screen of my Surface Pro 4 suddenly started producing ghost touch in a small area of the screen. Since I do use my touch screen occassionally, but this specific area isn't ...
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Touchscreen's X axis and Y axis is inverted on my tablet win 10

I have 11 tablets, all have the same windows version but only in one of the x-axis and the y-axis are inverted for some reason and I already viewed this answer So i checked my problematic tablet ...
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Sony Vaio Touch Screen not working and I cannot find its driver

I have Sony Vaio Laptop with model number SVF15N15STS. The touch screen was working first times, but when I upgraded to Windows 10, it didn't work anymore, no reaction. I downgraded to windows 8.1 ...
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Kubuntu 18.04 - Disable touch response to portion of screen

I have a Lenovo A530 all in one with a glass touch screen. One of my kids knocked it over and now it has a solid curved crack on the top right corner. Touch control works fine everywhere but that ...
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Touchscreen-friendly alternative to password on Cinnamon screensaver

I've used Cinnamon for a while with the default Cinnamon screensaver. On my normal computers with keyboards and such, it works fine. However, I recently installed Linux and Cinnamon on a tablet that ...
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Artist Glove for Graphics Drawing Tablet with capacitance shield

I have a transformer laptop with a touchscreen. It is a normal capactive touchscreen without a digitizer. I have purchased a pen which works fine with a capacitive touchscreen and can now draw on the ...
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Desktop connected to external touch screen, after a few days touch screen capability lost until reboot

I have a desktop computer with Windows 10. A 74 inches Smart Whiteboard is connected to it via HDMI cable and USB cable. I also have a 24 inches touch screen monitor connected to the desktop via USB ...
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get touchscreen working on Linux xubuntu (ncr 7443)

I took our old cash register out of the garage to see if could station in at the speakers in the living room, connected to a DAC and running spotify. The installation of xubuntu went well except that ...