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Acer Aspire 1640 laptop mouse pad does not work

Dear Sir:
My Acer recently locked up while using it and I had to do a poweroff to shut it down and then started it again. Whenit started I found that my mouse pad on the computer would not move thecursor. I shut offf the computer in the noraml waythrough Start several times, but the mouse pad still does not run thecursor.

I do have use of the computer since I have an external mouse I use atmy desk and this works fine as it is connected through the USB port.

I would appreciate any help you may have in reconnecting my mouse pad with the cursor.
Regards,
Charlie

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  • charlie6900 Apr 06, 2008

    The Fn/F7 key enabled and disabled the touch pad, however, when
    enabled the touch pad still did not work, so something else must be the
    problem.



    Thanks Hollyecho for the potential solution.

    Charlie

  • CAMROSEY Jun 15, 2008

    MOUSE PAD DOES NOT WORK...

  • Anonymous Jun 24, 2008

    I have the same problem with that thing my touchpad mouse does not work at all hope you help me with this.I have my acer aspire model 5520-5912

  • Tasha2687 Nov 22, 2008

    I recently had my laptop cleaned and, when I got it back the scrolling up and down on the touch mouse pad stopped work. I have pressed Fn/F7 that doesnt change anything. Anyone have ideas please help

  • amandaheeelp May 22, 2009

    My problem is similar only the mouse will move when I use the mouse pad, but when I try to click on anything it does not work. I have tried disabling and enabling the mouse pad, but it does not correct the problem. Please help.

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Hit the Fn (funtion key) HOLD it down WHILE pushing the F7 Key - this will turn your touchpad back on.

For the complete manual for your computer:
http://www.acerpanam.com/synapse/data/7117/documents/AS1640_Guide_EN.pdf

And these instructions were found on page 25.

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My acer T4200 laptops moupasd does not work suddenlu,plz solve my problem in the simple way?

Posted on Sep 15, 2009

This solution worked for me! thank you soo much. i thought i was doomed

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Dosenot work mouse pad ,what may work mouse pad

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