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I have a Toshiba Satellite Laptop. The mouse pad is not working.

I have a Toshiba Satellite Laptop. The mouse pad and the left Click will not work. Right Click works fine. Can anyone help me out?

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You might need a palmrest/touchpad replacement. Check the touchpad cable connection on the motherboard first. Remove it and reinsert in its place. If still not working you have to replace the assemble.

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Re-download you driver for the touch pad
Go to the following webpage and download the driver for your Toshiba touch pad
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http://www.csd.toshiba.com/cgi-bin/tais/support/jsp/modelContent.jsp?ct=DL&os=&category=&moid=3253760&rpn=PSK1WU&modelFilter=L755-S5153&selCategory=2756709&selFamily=1073768663

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