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It doesnt have A mouse its a touch pad. so now what?

My cursor is gone, cant get a new mouse? its a touchpad

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No mouse you can used the keyboard keys and install the drivers for your touch pad also many laptops have a On/Off for touchpad..
some allow double tap upper left corner of pad to turn on and off.
Im sure your manual will tell you...

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Go to Generic USB Hub (both of them) in Device Manager.

Go to the Power Management tab
Uncheck the box about allowing the computer to turn off this device to save power.

Restart.

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While I type, often the cursor moves to the poit where the mouse icon is locatde, as if the touchpad has been pressed.


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My cursor jumps back to the beginning when i'm trying to type. i'm constantly having to backspace and correct and reset my cursor. any suggestions?


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When you are typing something, and you suddenly touch the touchpad (tapping this touchpad moves the cursor) then your cursor will suddenly change position which then mess up your typing.

If you don'r have an external mouse connected, better be careful not to touch the touchpad. If you have an external mouse, better disable this touchpad.

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To turn off the touchpad when an external mouse or other pointing device is present, you can goto the Control Panel and double click the Mouse properties icon.

Click the Device Select tab and check "Disable Touch Pad when USB Pointing Device is present." The cursor will no longer move via the touchpad.

Alternatively, you can permanently disable the touchpad of your laptop by clicking the "Disable Device" in the Touch Pad setting. Advanced users can disable the touchpad from the BIOS setup [press F2 when the computer is booting to enter BIOS settings]

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Sounds like you have a touchpad malfunction. If its an older laptop, I would recommend replacing it. Not worth the hassle of trying to install a new touchpad...

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