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My laptop's scroll function on the touchpad won't work, and there's no real option to "enable" or "disable" it in my Control Panel, so what do I do/ where do I go to get it going again?

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  • lucasbrade Feb 27, 2009

    Can't quite locate the scroll lock function - i'm sure its a keyboard mishap I must've caused by lazy fingers or something. I see a "scroll" label boxed underneath my insert key, but don't know how to toggle it.

  • jonromjim Mar 19, 2009

    my touch pad scroll wont work wtf

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This should do it.

DV9000 Touchpad Drivers

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Posted on Feb 27, 2009

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    RescueTechLA Feb 27, 2009

    Scroll lock should work, thanks for reminding me about that oblivion.

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    RescueTechLA Feb 27, 2009

    just press the scroll key, if that doesn't work try Fn+scroll key.

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Try enabling or disabling the Scroll Lock. This worked for me when I experienced the same problem.

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Posted on Feb 27, 2009

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    Kurtis Stalnaker Feb 27, 2009

    Try enabling or disabling the Scroll Lock. This worked for me when I experienced the same problem.

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    Kurtis Stalnaker Feb 27, 2009

    The scroll lock should be in the top right side of your keyboard. It may or may not be a function key, so make sure that you look for that as well. If it is a function key, it may be abbreviated, such as "Scr LK" like it is on my Asus laptop. Hope this helps!

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Toshiba laptop computers use multi-function touchpads, which often have software features added to the touchpad manufacturer's basic package. If your Toshiba laptop's touchpad won't scroll but its other functions are working, you may simply need to adjust your settings. If the problem occurs suddenly, try restarting your computer before resorting to other methods. Sometimes the addition of new software or other features can interfere temporarily with the touchpad driver, interrupting the scrolling feature. If a simple restart does not restore your touchpad's scrolling feature, check its properties through the control panel. The exact options for doing so will vary by laptop model and operating system.

Click "Start," then "Control Panel." Navigate to "Mouse," which may be under "Hardware and sound" or a similar category, depending on your operating system. Select the "Touchpad" tab in the "Mouse" window. This tab will also list the touchpad manufacturer, most often Synaptics on Toshiba computers. If you have more than one built-in pointing device, as is the case with the touchscreen model Toshiba Portege series, choose the "Hardware" tab and select your touchpad, then click "Settings." Select "Properties," "Settings," "Advanced" or the similar option on your system. Click the box next to "Enable scrolling" if this option is available. For Synaptics touchpads, you may have a list of options; click the arrow to the right of "Scrolling" to open the scrolling list and select one-finger or two-finger scrolling to access the specific features. Click to enable any scrolling features you desire, then select "Adjust scrolling region" or the similar option, if available. Drag the scrolling region to cover a larger portion of the touchpad if you want to ensure you can scroll easily. Click "Ok" to apply any changes and close the options windows. Keep clicking "Ok" until all of the windows with this option are closed. Restart your computer if prompted. Your scrolling feature should be enabled.
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Feb 18, 2013 | Toshiba Satellite L305D-S5895 Notebook

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The touch mouse will scroll and move but won't click.


you might have to reset it
Most modern laptops with touchpads offer vertical scrolling, horizontal scrolling or both. These features are located along the right-hand and bottom edges of the touchpad, respectively, and are activated when you swipe your finger along the touchpad edge. Scrolling functionality is nearly always enabled by default, but some users find the feature an annoyance and elect to turn it off. In most cases you can simply turn the feature back on using the Windows Control Panel.

Click the Windows Start button, select "Settings," and then click "Control Panel." Double-click the icon labeled "Mouse." Select the Touchpad properties tab. The labeling of this tab varies, depending on your computer manufacturer, operating system version and the device drivers installed on your machine. Common labels include "Touch Pad," "Device Settings" and "Dell Touchpad." If you do not see this option, you may not be able to turn on scrolling for your laptop; skip the remaining steps and refer to the "Warnings" section below. Click the "Settings" button within the Touchpad Properties menu and look for the section labeled "Scrolling Settings" or similar. Enable scrolling within this section and define other scroll settings, such as scroll zone width and scrolling speed. Click "OK" to confirm your changes, and then close the Control Panel windows opened in the previous steps. The scrollbar on your laptop is now enabled.
Scroll Is Not Working With Windows 7 b> Certain computer touchpads have a vertical section on the pad itself that is used to scroll through the page or program window that you are currently viewing on your computer. If the scroll functionality suddenly stops working but the actual touchpad is still fine, this means that the part of the software for the device that controls the ability to use the scroll has been disabled. You can enable it again in the Control Panel.
Click "Start." Click "Control Panel." Click "Mouse." Select the "Enable Scroll" option (or whatever similarly named option is available on your specific model of laptop computer). Click "Apply." The scroll bar on your touchpad will now work again.

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Scroll bar


Most modern laptops with touchpads offer vertical scrolling, horizontal scrolling or both. These features are located along the right-hand and bottom edges of the touchpad, respectively, and are activated when you swipe your finger along the touchpad edge. Scrolling functionality is nearly always enabled by default, but some users find the feature an annoyance and elect to turn it off. In most cases you can simply turn the feature back on using the Windows Control Panel.

Click the Windows Start button, select "Settings," and then click "Control Panel." Double-click the icon labeled "Mouse." Select the Touchpad properties tab. The labeling of this tab varies, depending on your computer manufacturer, operating system version and the device drivers installed on your machine. Common labels include "Touch Pad," "Device Settings" and "Dell Touchpad." If you do not see this option, you may not be able to turn on scrolling for your laptop; skip the remaining steps and refer to the "Warnings" section below. Click the "Settings" button within the Touchpad Properties menu and look for the section labeled "Scrolling Settings" or similar. Enable scrolling within this section and define other scroll settings, such as scroll zone width and scrolling speed. Click "OK" to confirm your changes, and then close the Control Panel windows opened in the previous steps. The scrollbar on your laptop is now enabled.
Scroll Is Not Working With Windows 7 b> Certain computer touchpads have a vertical section on the pad itself that is used to scroll through the page or program window that you are currently viewing on your computer. If the scroll functionality suddenly stops working but the actual touchpad is still fine, this means that the part of the software for the device that controls the ability to use the scroll has been disabled. You can enable it again in the Control Panel.
Click "Start." Click "Control Panel." Click "Mouse." Select the "Enable Scroll" option (or whatever similarly named option is available on your specific model of laptop computer). Click "Apply." The scroll bar on your touchpad will now work again.

Feb 03, 2013 | Acer Aspire PC Laptops

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Touch pad scroll gestures very intermittent.works then doesnt


Hi tommymul6...
Try this solution to your problem

To fix an unresponsive touchpad on your laptop, reactivate it by using the Function key on the keyboard and the Fn key.
This process is different for each computer manufacturer.
If unsure which Function key enables and disables the touchpad, try each one at a time and then
attempt to use the touchpad after each one.
A...Locate the "Fn" key of the laptop keyboard.
The "Fn" key has different colored text or the key is a different color.
B...Locate the function (F1 through F12) key at the top of the keyboard that disables or enables the touchpad on the laptop.
The key typically has an icon that resembles a touchpad with a finger touching it or a touchpad with a diagonal line through it.
C...Press both the "Fn" and touchpad Function key at the same time to reactive the touchpad on your laptop.
Move your finger along the touchpad to verify that it works. Press the combination at any time to disable the touchpad again.
Note: Mac computers use "F2" to enable and disable the touchpad.
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Sep 04, 2011 | PC Laptops

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Toshiba laptop touchpad not working


Most likely your problem is that the touchpad was disabled. Enabling/disabling could be done in two ways:
1. press Fn and F9
2. in control panel, mouse, you will find the option regarding enabling/disabling touchpad (in some machines called internal pointing device)

Aug 07, 2011 | Toshiba Satellite L655-S5101 Laptop

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What is the multi gesture option available on my acer aspire timeline 4820tg and how do i switch it on or off . plz help me regarding this. regards ankit


The 4820TG's multi-gesture touchpad executes two-finger scrolling, pinch-to-zoom and rotate functions very well.The touchpad is a huge improvement from previous Acer touchpads. The touchpad is large and very responsive. The single touchpad button is comfortable to use and gentle to press. Multi-touch gestures and scrolling works well while surfing the Internet. Nevertheless, it is highly recommended to lower the sensitivity for "PalmCheck" in the Synaptics software to enable usage of the keyboard and touchpad at the same time. Enable/Disable and other touchpad settings can be made using Mouse Properties (from contril panel) and Synaptics Tab.

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Dec 06, 2010 | PC Laptops

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Vertically and horizontally finger scrolling on my vaio laptopnw series is not working any more or maybe i have deactivated it,i had a touch pad icon on my toolbar hiden icons before ,but not anymore.how...


Hi sheki_68,

If you have disabled the Scrolling Feature of the Touchpad, you will need to re-enable for the function to work correctly. You can enable the Touchpad Setting from the Control Panel, Mouse Options.
  1. Click the Start button and then click Control Panel .
  2. In the Control Panel window, click Hardware and Sound .
  3. In the Hardware and Sound window, click Mouse .
  4. In the Mouse Properties window, click the Function tab.
  5. To enable the Scroll function, click to check the box next to Use Scroll Function.
  6. Click the OK button and then close the Hardware and Sound window.
This should re-enable the Scrolling Feature of the Touchpad. If the Function is not available in the Mouse Properties window, you may need to re-install the Touchpad Driver in the Computer to fix it.

Good Luck!

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Oct 20, 2010 | Sony VAIO NW270FS Series 155" Notebook PC

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Scroll pad not working on hp laptop mouse still works though


Need to enable Scroll function on the notebook.

Scrolling function is not working:

  1. The scroll function may stop working if the scrolling feature is disabled in Mouse Properties. To enable the scroll function, follow the steps below.

  1. Click Start , Control Panel . Select Classic View from the left side of the Control Panel window.


  1. Double-click Mouse in Control Panel, and then select the Device Settings tab in the Mouse Properties window.

  1. Click Settings , Virtual Scrolling . Select the boxes labeled Enable vertical scrolling and Enable horizontal scrolling .


  1. Click OK to save and exit the Mouse Properties window.

  1. After changing these settings, the scroll function on the touchpad will be enabled.

Jul 24, 2010 | HP Pavilion dv5000t Notebook

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Can I disable the touchpad double click feature on


You can go to the control panel and click on Mouse. Look at the top tab and click on settings. The window that comes up shoes the touchpad device, highlight it and click on the settings button. Look at the list of options and click on tapping. Look for the little box and uncheck if it says enable tapping. This will disable the tapping function of the pad, so you will only be able to scroll with the pad and click with the buttons. Click apply and ok.

Jan 29, 2010 | HP Compaq Presario 2200 Notebook

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Scroll function not working on my Dell inspiron


Try This.... May work if touch-pad driver is installed correctly....
Go to control panel ---> choose control panel home ---> click hardware & sound ---> click the 'mouse' word(mouse properties will appear) ---> select dell touchpad ----> click on the touchpad diagram( dell touchpad setting will appear) -----> select scrolling option -----> tick enable on the checkbox ----> then click apply and ok..... [ here, i attached picture aiding you with the step ] ( gud luck )
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