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Windows 7: ** Mouse pointer changes to a small diamond when using Touch Screen **

18 Apr 2012   #1
sharpharp

 
 
** Mouse pointer changes to a small diamond when using Touch Screen **

Got a strange issue which is bugging me.

I have an ergo AS2 all-in-one PC with built in Touchscreen Display on WIndows 7

All drivers are installed, and the touch screen is working, however the Mouse Pointer on screen is bugging the hell out of me.

I have USB mouse plugged in as well, and when using the USB mouse, i get the default white arrow, but as soon as I use finger on the Touchscreen the Mouse pointer changes to a small diamond. When I take my finger of the screen, the mouse pointer dissappears alltogether (until the next time i touch or move the mouse)

I want the touchscreen Mouse pointer to stay the same as the normal white arrow. I have tried all the options under Mouse settings and Pen and Touch, but none work.

Anyone able to help? This was working fine on the stock Ergo Window 7 image before I put my own Windows 7 image on it, so I know it must be possible.

Thanks in advance.


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19 Apr 2012   #2
sharpharp

 
 

Anyone able to confirm whether this happens on their touch screens?
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19 Apr 2012   #3
ibshaw

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

Is this something that has just happened, i.e. it used to work with white arrow on both ext mouse and touch ? If so, have you changed anything ?
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20 Apr 2012   #4
sharpharp

 
 

as said, it was the same white arrow on the STOCK image, when i'm put my own image on it, i can't get the functionality so that the white arrow stays on whether its touch or usb
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