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Touch Screen won't work on Windows

I just got the Samsung Q1 from a friend who complained that the touch screen didn't work anymore. Everything else still works, so I took it from him, figuring that I could eventually find a way to fix it. He thought it was a hardware problem, but just this morning I was fidgeting with all the buttons, trying to figure out all the features (he lost the user guide, so I'm on my own figuring everything out) and I noticed that you could push the power button in the opposite direction and it took you to the AVStation. I accidentally touched the screen with something and the mouse moved to the place it had touched. I got out the stylus and poked around. Touch screen works perfectly on AVStation, but when I switch it over to Windows it doesn't work at all. Any ideas would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!

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Is it running Windows TabletPC operating system? This version of the OS includes support for the touch screen.

There is also a known Microsoft problem that this might be related to. You can check out this link for more information: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/914444/en-us

BTW, Microsoft does not charge for calling to get a hotfix like the one listed in this article.

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