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Hi I have a dell inspiron n5030 and having problems with the touchpad the pointer doesn't respond properly and goes all over the place instead of where you are tying to direct it - any suggestions? I would be very grateful for some help. Many thanks Juls

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try to download drivers for touchpad ,if you already have than update it once and update your system and antivirus once

download inspiron n5030 drivers from link below

http://search.dell.com/results.aspx?c=us&l=en&s=gen&cat=sup&k=dell+inspiron+n5030+drivers&rpp=12&p=1&rf=all&nk=f&sort=K&ira=False&~srd=False&ipsys=False&advsrch=False&~ck=related

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Try using an USB mouse to see if the pointer behaves normally.

Posted on Apr 11, 2011

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