Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: typing

15 Dec 2013   #1

windows7 home premium 32bit

when typing any messages the cursor is likely to jump and type text anywhere. any ideas how to stop it

My System SpecsSystem Spec
15 Dec 2013   #2

Win 7 x64

You might be resting your palm on the laptops trackpad. You can try and disable the trackpad while typing and see if that helps.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
15 Dec 2013   #3

windows 7 home 64bit

Hi there ... Welcome to Seven Forums .... Check in the Control Panel /Mouse/ Pointer/Options/ Un-Check: "Hide Pointer While Typing" check box. Click Apply
My System SpecsSystem Spec

15 Dec 2013   #4

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit

It does look like your using a laptop and where it is located Left of center and so your left palm is most like likely interfering,
Adjusting the sensitivity and look to see if it has Palm touch setting would be a good idea,
Hiding the pointer while type will probably help not see the movement but if you find yourself loosing focus while typing it would be another annoyance,
But once you get to Control panel and Mouse go to Device settings,

Once there Palm check is on the bottom of the list on my system,
My System SpecsSystem Spec
15 Dec 2013   #5
Lady Fitzgerald

Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit

It's always my left thumb that hits the *&^%$$#@! touch pad. I disable the misbegotten POS whenever I boot up the machine. Changing settings didn't work on my machine; I can't even permanently disable it or have it automatically disable when a mouse present (mutter, mutter, mumble, mumble).
My System SpecsSystem Spec


Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
typing cursor disappears when typing and deselects typing box
hi guys, whenever i start typing the cursor disappears and i have to repeatedly keep clicking back in the typing area multiple times in order to type a few letters more b4 it happens again. can someone plz help. i tried alot of things already
General Discussion
When Typing There Is a Delay
This happens quite often and usually a reboot fixes the problem but I was wondering if anyone else is experiencing this issue. Once my laptop has been running for a while (day or two) I will notice that when I am pounding away at the keyboard typing there will be a delay until the characters...
General Discussion
Moving typing error when typing
hello everyone I changed my OS form vista to windows 7 home premium 32bit, since changing I'm facing problem when I'm typing. The typing arrow move by its self while typing. for example if I'm writing a sentence the arrow suddenly move to beginning of the sentence or middle etc. example :...
General Discussion
typing lag
I have a new Toshiba satellite laptop with Intel i5. I am frustrated to the enth degree with typing lag in outlook 2010 and also when trying to type in "search". Also in outlook when deleting messages there is a delay for each delet by about 2 seconds. My previous laptop is a Dell with intel centro...
General Discussion
What's your typing speed?
Since we have to make a log of every call and whatever we speak with the customer, my job requires a typing speed of 25-30 WPM. I have been working in call centers for 3 yrs now and my speed has gone upto 50 WPM. :geek: What's yours like? ;)
Chillout Room
typing problem
typing problem in pc :cry:.while typing many single words at a time ththhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh spacebar also gives many space at same time.mouse also hangs several time:cry:
BSOD Help and Support

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:13.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App