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Touchpad Sensitivity - Toshiba Satellite M55-S329: My cursor has recently begun to jump around like crazy when I type. I believe it's probably because my hands are brushing over the touchpad, which is overly sensitive. There is nowhere in Control Panel for me to adjust the sensitivity on my touchpad, just to enable or disable it. I downloaded the ALPS Touchpad Driver as per Babbs' suggestion on this website. Now what? How do I access that driver to help me? Any other ideas? (I know I can use an external mouse, but I do most of my work on my lap, so a mouse isn't convenient.) Thank you!

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    same for M300

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If you have any dust or food particles in the cracks between the touchpad and the laptop, be sure to clean those out with a can of pressurized air. Those will sometimes cause the touchpad to think you are touching it on two places at once, which will make the touchpad jump all over the place.

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