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Touchpad on acer aspire 5100 series is locked

The cursor functions as does the left and right click pads but when I go to click the touchpad it does not respond.

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  • franktambore Dec 29, 2008

    Thanky you for you invaluable support help. Fixed the problem on the first try..............Thanks again. Frank T.

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Plug in a usb mouse, go to control panel>system>harware>device manager and click on the + sign next to pointing devices. Right click the touchpad and click on uninstall. Reboot the laptop and unplug the usb mouse. This should pick up the touchpad as new hardware and reinstall it. Hopefully this will resolve the problem.

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    Debs Dec 29, 2008

    you are very welcome, I am glad you got it up and running again.

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