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I am using a HP Pavilion dv4-1242tx. While using my touch-pad,I have to press 3 times to click on an item.. Why is this so? This is very very irritating..

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The issue could be with the corrupted touchpad drivers.
I recommend you to uninstall and reinstall touchpad drivers.
Press Windows key and R key simultaenously.
Type devmgmt.msc in Run window and click on OK.
Expand Mice and other pointed devices.
Right click on your Touchpad Synaptics or Alps and select Uninstall.
Also Update your driver after reinstalling them.

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1. First clean the touch pad with a dry cloth.

2. Disconnect the battery and the AC adapter and any other device that is connected to the NB and hold down the power button for 2 mins. This will drain the static.

3. Go to device manager and click on the + sign beside mice and other pointing devices, select synaptics / alps touch pad driver, right click on it and uninstall it. Now go to recovery manager > advance options > hardware driver installation > select the same driver and reinstall it.

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