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How to disable touchpad

How to disable the touchpad from control panel.

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  • troopiephili Feb 23, 2009

    My compaq cq40 does not have any touchpad section/mention in the mouse properties. How to turn off the touchpad???

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Go into control panel..then under mouse..device settings..and there should be a tab that lets you disable it.

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Go to the Control Panel. Under the 'Hardware and Sound' options, click 'Mouse'immortal4u.png

Since you have a Dell laptop, you'll have a special tab called 'Dell touchpad' in the window that pops up. Click on the touchpad picture in the window.

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In the new window that appears, click 'Device Select'
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Click on the 'Disable' radio button to disable the touchpad completely. If you want to disable the touchpad of your Dell laptop only when an external device like a mouse is attached, check the last option that says 'Disable Touchpad/Pointing Stick when external USB mouse is present'

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just above the touchpad you will find a small button just press it .and you will notice it is disable so no need to do any changes from control panel.if you want to enable it again press the button......

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