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Sony vaio touch pad not working.

Hi there,

having terrible trouble with the vaio touch pad and its tempermental nature. would seize up on me every now and then and now is not working at all, any ideas????

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  • CookieR Oct 28, 2008

    didn't work, although it's a built in mouse, i can't find it.... i have plugged in another and it's only reading that one??? am i gone mad?

  • CookieR Nov 04, 2008

    Hi, i seem to be getting a code 24 for my touchpad driver when i try to re-install as i have been having trouble with it and although the software is there on my vaio laptop it seems it cannot install it, i have windows vista and am wondering if this is the problem. a usb mouse works fine. please go easy on the tech talk as i am not that savvy!

    any help would be much appreciated!


  • Anonymous Feb 03, 2009

    sony vaio - mouse pad does not work...was working two days ago!!!

    tried your idea of using a usb mouse...does not recognise the usb

    mouse!!!

    help

  • frenchier Mar 01, 2009

    my computer has the same problem....the mouse suddenly goes berserk!

  • A Womans Computer Man
    A Womans Computer Man May 11, 2010

    sure..go to control panel, mouse settings and reset for default..

    try it again..


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My Vaio touchpad started behaving strange. I could move the curser, but no response on left or right click or double tap. Also found that in any search field or user name fields, the computer would just type endless 9's. My wireless mouse could operate the left and right click buttons, but not move the curser. A suggestion to get the mousepad operating again was to touch any key on the keyboard. This allowed it to function again. Final solution was to remove the battery, then hold down the start key for about a minute, reinsert the battery and start it up. It seems to have resolved the problem. I have a 3 month only laptop with Windows 7 already installed. Hope this helps.

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Hey I have a Sony Vaio SVE 1511J1EW and my touchpad doesn't work. I have already reinstalled the drivera program but still isn't woking...Have you any ideas?

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Nope..those touchpads get touchy..of course..

ok..then you may have to use a usb mouse, and then replace the palm rest, which is what carries that touchpad..figure around 200 to 250

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Reset defaults in bios settings,update ur window,drivers, check connecting ribbon (internal)of touch pad,,,then change with a new pad ,by an professional expert

Posted on Jan 17, 2015

Oh god, not the best news but thank you, thought it was me who was gone nuts, glad to know that it is an actual problem and not just me!

thank you both.

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My vaio touchpad does not scroll anymore after intalling windows 7? help

Posted on Jul 03, 2010

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SOURCE: replace wireless card on sony vaio vgn-n130g

usually there are screws coming upward from the bottom to remove the keyboard,then you have to remove the palmrest which the touchpad is integrated into. 

Posted on Apr 19, 2008

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SOURCE: Repair/replace touchpad on Sony VAIO VGN-FS660/W

dear kenkasza, i am afraid that you will lose the warranty if you open ya laptop all by yourself.

Posted on Jan 04, 2009

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SOURCE: Sony Vaio touch pad, mouse scroll and USB ports

Here is the required drivers for the Computer.
Touch pad, Mouse scroll=> Download
USB Ports=> Download
Hope this will help.

Posted on Sep 21, 2010

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