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I have been careful to not hit any other keys or the tracking pad as I type, but the cursor will suddenly move and I'll be typing in the middle of a previous paragraph. When I'm watching the screen as I type I can catch it right away, but if I'm typing from copy I can have a totally messed up page by the time I catch it.

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  • claudyne Feb 04, 2010

    That did not help my keys not jump around the document.

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This is problem with tracking pad drivers. Need to reinstall the same will resolve your problem.

Revert back for more assistance.

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    I didn't receive any update from you? Hope your problem got resolved.



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Good day... how bout your tracking pad sensor? maybe it is set on a very high sensitivity thats why it move by itself. you may try adjusting it to the default setting. it may be back to normal. hope this helps. have a nice day

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    dj_relly999 Feb 05, 2010

    how bout re installing your operating system and laptop drivers, please try to do so.

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