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Windows 7: Synapsis Touchpad not working

22 Jan 2010   #11
cclloyd9785

Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Mac OS X 10.6.2 x64
 
 

not a working one..... (ironic, isnt it)


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22 Jan 2010   #12
mxosder16

Windows 7 Ultimate x86
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by cclloyd9785 View Post
not a working one..... (ironic, isnt it)
Always happens like that.

Then I wouldn't uninstall the driver just yet. Maybe see if you could borrow a mouse or wait for another member to post another idea
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23 Jan 2010   #13
electrotune1200

Windows 8 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by cclloyd9785 View Post
It says i have the most up to date one, but i know that is a lie. When i downloaded the driver installer, it said i would have to uninstall the old one before i install the new one, otherwise it wont work.

If i uninstall it though, wont my touchpad stop working?
Your touchpad should still work without the driver. You'll still be able to move the cursor, but won't be able to scroll a page. Try installing the newer driver. That should fix your problem.
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23 Jan 2010   #14
iansane

XP, Vista, 7
 
 

Also if the touchpad does stop working you can navigate through the driver install process with just a keyboard. It takes some playing around with the arrow, tab, and menu keys but most things can be done with no mouse at all in the worst case scenario.
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