Helpful 2 Not Helpful Comment Flag. I hava a Dell Latitude u, which originally came with Windows 7 Pro. Am therefore looking to re-install Touch Pad. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. That said, to optimize my experience, I set the middle button on the pointing-stick to Auto-scroll, meaning that tapping it once puts it in scrolling mode, which is nice for Firefox, which otherwise requires you to hold down the middle button to scroll. Your answer needs to include more details to help people. Super User works best with JavaScript enabled.

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I have latitudw everywhere in the registry for this. You may have to reboot it once after before it works. I then installed the driver inspite of the fact that Windows said there is a known issue with this driver.

Regardless, most of the newer Dell Alps drivers have a function to disable latituee touchpad when another USB pointing device is present, check the box to enable this feature. Just install Synaptics Pointing Device from here http: Kunal 1, 5 17 After I installed it I went to the control panel, then clicked on Hardware and Sound, then clicked on the mouse tab and the interface for the track pad and pops right up under the device tab.


Double click the driver:.

Anyway, thank you again for your help. For my computer it’s F Hi, You can try installing the Vista driver. The latest version is A11, available on the Precision M Windows 7 bit download page: I don’t know which version of the Alps driver you’re using or what OS you’re running since it’s not stated it in your post.

There is a driver on the Dell site that might allow an option to disable it, but I cannot install it on Windows 7. The most recent driver I use is version 7.

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I was about latituude to give up — or cut my throat — when I found this one. Try searching the registry for this: I finally got my Dell laptop track pad disabled. It ought to work for Windows 7. Select Downloads and make a new folder, call it Touchpad:. Posted November 14, Tab mose from one box to another and space acts like a mouse click.

You need to go through above steps to achieve this very simple goal. I cannot find any way to turn it off. Please suggest a way to disable the taps functionality of the touch pad it is disrupting my typing!


Now you have the touchpad and the buttons associated with it disabled. Is this going to change?

That one prevents hand brushes over the pointing stick from registering as clicks. It should actually find the mouse as new software and install a default driver.

Hope this helps. In the Control Panel, when I go to “Mouse” and find the touch pad, there is no disable option.

Touchpad won’t turn off Win 7

Note if you do not see a separate x64 or x86 and only see a. You can’t post answers that contain an email address. Expand Mice and other Pointing Devices.

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