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Gateway M680 touchpad not working

I formated my hard drive and reinstalled XP Pro,now the touchpad doesn't work. I installed all the latest drivers I could find with no luck. When I open the mouse and other devices folder in the control panel it doesn't to be recognized. Any suggestions on how to fix it.

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Please confirm that you update the chipset driver downloaded from this site.
http://support.gateway.com/support/drivers/getFile.asp?id=20072&dscr=Gateway%20Intel(r)%20Chipset%20Driver%20Revision:%206.2.1.1001&uid=177261672
Then please right click on My_Computer and select Properties, select the Hardware tab and click on Device Manager.
You should see a list of devices, look for a question mark and see if it's showing the name of your device missing the drivers.
We will start from there to find the drivers with google or in the Gateway website.
Please let me know

Posted on Nov 08, 2007

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If you use find hardware device for this you need to do a hardware scan and then check the list and see if it is listed if it is then select it and then if the hardware is on your comp it will be able to select it if its not then it will let you look for it on the net did you buy the laptop new if you did you will have all the instalation cds that came with it if not you might have to get one of these cds for that laptop and this will have the software on it for your pad but you might have to contact the makers for this disk or you could manually look for it on the net use a search engine type in your model number and look for instalation programmes hope this solves your problem

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