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Touchpad not working

.After I switched on the PC,The display screen came up.
I tried the touchpad but the pointer arrow stayed in the middle does not move.

I tried the hotkey + and the USB port with the USB mouse but not thing happen.
The pointer arrow just stayed in the middle of the screen.

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Pls go to ur touch pad driver seeting and do it default

Posted on Jun 27, 2008

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Using your keyboard, press the windows hot key, then use the arrow keys to go up and to the right to control panel, then arrow over to the system icon, then arrow through the tabs to the hardware tab, then press TAB to select the "device manager" button and click enter....in the device manager, press tab again in order to highlight the first selection and arrow down to "mouse and other pointing devices" then press the right arrow key to expand that selection and see if it is recognizing your mouse pad, if it does, highlight it and press enter, arrow over to the "driver" tab and try updating the driver, if that doesn't work, try a troubleshoot from the first properties tab.....and if none of this works......the touchpad is most likely dead. Try contacting the manufacturer and see if they can replace the touch pad.....

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