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I cannot scroll using the synaptics on my hp there is a function key but i dont know how to turn it back on everything else works fine

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Go to Control Panel and double-click the Mouse icon.
Go the the last tab - it should be of Synaptics settings (forgot it's name).

In the left side menu you should see the scrolling option, then you should enable it in the right side - and click OK.

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