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Touch pad How do I turn off the touch pad so I don't hit it by accident?

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Go to "Control Panel" go to "VAIO Central" go to "Keyboard and Mouse" go to "Built-in Pointing Device" double click "Built-in Pointing Device" uncheck box "enable/disable touch pad" VOILA!

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During startup press F2 and you will enter the bios setup utility. There you can change the optio of touc pad to off.
Be carefull while changing anything in the bios setup utility.

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Touch pad not working


Click Start/Control Panel andlook for the Mouse and open it to check the mouse properties. Make sureyou don't have the touchpad disabled.

Some models will allow you to toggle the touchpad on or off by clicking on thebutton that is located at the top of the touch pad in the middle.

Some models will allow you to toggle the touchpad by tapping twice in the upperleft hand corner of the touchpad.

Some models will require a keystroke to toggle the touchpad. Press andHold the ALT or FN function key located at the lower left portion of thekeyboard, then hit the key that toggles the touchpad. The correct key tohit will have the icon of a finger pointing at a square that represents thetouchpad.

Download and reinstall the touch pad drivers.Get online and got towww.google.com In the google search box type: "Acer Support"(without the quotes and put your manufacturer name before Support). Lookfor downloads and drivers. Enter your model number and operating system whenrequested. Download and install the Touchpad drivers.

Jun 04, 2012 | PC Laptops

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I have accidently turned off my lower keys on the touch pad of my Dell latitude d420.Please advise.


Click Start/Control Panel andlook for the Mouse and open it to check the mouse properties. Make sureyou don't have the touchpad disabled.

Some models will allow you to toggle the touchpad on or off by clicking on thebutton that is located at the top of the touch pad in the middle.

Some models will allow you to toggle the touchpad by tapping twice in the upperleft hand corner of the touchpad.

Some models will require a keystroke to toggle the touchpad. Press andHold the ALT or FN function key located at the lower left portion of thekeyboard, then hit the key that toggles the touchpad. The correct key tohit will have the icon of a finger pointing at a square that represents thetouchpad.

Download and reinstall the touch pad drivers.Get online and got towww.google.com In the google search box type: "Dell Support"(without the quotes and put your manufacturer name before Support). Lookfor downloads and drivers. Enter your model number and operating system whenrequested. Download and install the Touchpad drivers.

May 27, 2012 | Dell PC Laptops

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While typing cursor jumps of to different lines and different areas


If you are using the touch pad, try turn it off and using an USB mouse. I have found that my palm hits the touch pad and causes random cursor movements.

May 12, 2011 | HP Pavilion dv4000 Notebook

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My Emachines E625's touchpad has stopped working. What can I do?


it stopped working how.. its not powering at all? if yes, try to remove battery, put in power adapter and try to power it. if it powers, plug in battery while machine is on.

May 04, 2011 | Acer Aspire 3000 Notebook

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Touch pad has frozen/turned off for no reason. Any ideas why?


You have probably accidentally typed in shortcut for turning off touch pad. Look for function button (FN) and press and hold it, then find touchpad button ON/OFF, usually some of F-buttons has icon above it.

Mar 07, 2011 | Samsung NC10-14GW PC Notebook

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Touch pad doesn't work


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laptop'smag-glass_10x10.gif touch pad basically provides the functionality of a mouse for a desktop PC, typically with two buttons located just below it acting as the left and right click buttons on a desktop computer. A touch pad may be damaged by excessive use or foreign substances such as water, dirt or food items.

Hit the "Windows" button on the keyboard and then use the right-left keys (or hit 'C') to open "Control Panel." From there, again use the right-left keys to get to "Mouse" and then hit "Return."

Use the right-left keys to toggle between the tabs and open each to investigate whether any boxes had been improperly clicked by accident that cause the touch pad to become unresponsive. But if any of these steps fail to remedy the problem, then the touch pad may need to be repaired or replaced.

Repairing/Replacing TouchpadA touch pad assembly cost $100 or more and that's not including replacement installation. Hiring a specialist to replace a damaged touch pad, including parts and labor, may easily cost $200. Unless the laptop in question is worth well over $1,000 and the touch pad is deemed a necessity, such repairs are rarely worth the cost.

Attempting to replace the touch pad without certain expertise in laptop assembly may be dangerous and/or destructive. Also, getting a replacement part that's not compatible with the laptop may have catastrophic results, including irreversible damage to the laptop.So just attach a mouse to it so you can work easily.Please rate me if this solution works for you

Thanks......Have a great time.



Jul 28, 2010 | PC Laptops

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Touch pad quit working recently.


Please visit Asus website and download the touch pad driver and manual for your computer mode.

http://www.asus.com/entryflash.htm

Jun 03, 2010 | ASUS Eee PC 1000H Laptop

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Acer aspire 5517 touch pad not working.


Also on this laptop you can hit Fn+F6 to enable or disable the touchpad as well there should be a touchpad disable button to the right of the power button that can be very easy to accidentally press.

Mar 15, 2010 | Acer Aspire 5315 Notebook

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My touch pad is SUPER sensitive, when I type, my cursor ends up all over the place. I read up on hitting the f7 key, but I am totally computer illiterate. When you guys say hit the function key, do you...


From Dell:
Customizing the Touch PadYou can use the Mouse Properties window to disable the touch pad or adjust the touch pad settings.
  1. Click Start keyboar4.jpg , and then click Control Panel.

  2. Click Hardware and Sound.

  3. Click Keyboard.

  4. In the Mouse Properties window:

    • Click the Device Select tab to disable the touch pad.

    • Click the Touch Pad tab to adjust touch pad settings.

  5. Click OK to save the settings and close the window.

Oct 06, 2009 | Dell Inspiron 1526 Laptop

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I have trouble when typing. The letters skip all over text.


Do you have a small button on the top side of the touch pad that will allow you to turn off the mouse? I bet that you are accidently touching the mouse pad with your thumb while you are typing, and this is causing your problem. I have the same problem if I do not turn off the touch pad on my laptop.

Good luck, and please rate me, OK?

Mar 16, 2009 | Dell Inspiron 6000 Notebook

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