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Have an Acer Aspire Gemstone Laptop 5920 The mouse touchpad has frozen - how can I get it to work?

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You can try to boot your laptopwith a live Linux CD (e.g. Knoppix CD). This OS can bypass windows installation on the hard drive.See if you can use the touchpad. If the problem is still the same, then your problem is not related to your windows software. It could be a hardware problem.

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