Post as a guest Name. Sign up using Facebook. I’m assuming that this all has to do with this lousy synaptics driver! I did do about 13 winupdates earlier but all was fine after. Drivers Synaptics Touchpad Hey, can I uninstall the synaptics touchpad in my laptop, and reinstall it again? It has been clicking and opening files without me pressing the Accidentally uninstalled my touchpad drivers from Device Manager Ask Question.

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After restarting my touchpad worked again so i assume it appears back automatically into the device manager.

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Here is the similar procedure in XP, Vista’s is the same except we need to clear the specific device if present. I don’t really see a problem. Deleted Elan touchpad from Device Manager. Sign up using Facebook.

Synaptics Touchpad Hey, can I uninstall the synaptics touchpad in my laptop, and reinstall it again? I have the same question You can help protect yourself from scammers by verifying that the contact is a Microsoft Agent or Microsoft Employee and that the phone number is an official Microsoft global customer service number.

In addition to the suggestion by SpiritX, let us try to reinstall the touchpad drivers and check if it works. Here are the steps you could take: I don’t like all these I had a problem with my cursor jumping to top-right of the screen and I found an answer here to try to disable the touchpad driver, but I couldn’t find the disable option and I uninstalled it instead.


We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks. Is it safe to uninstall and reinstall it ubinstalled You can follow the question or vote as helpful, but you cannot reply to this thread. How do i install drivers for these Devices in Device Manager?

I could finally delete my old elan touchpad software now from Programs, i will need to restart but i cant be asked now since i restarted 2 times already. Find More Posts by guitarfiend.

Deleted Elan touchpad from Device Manager

I kind of hate to do that but,I might have to give it a try. Drivers Synaptics Touchpad Hey, can I uninstall the synaptics touchpad in my laptop, and reinstall it again?

I mean, I don’t want the pointer to grab onto objects and open links or do anything unless I click on that object. How satisfied are you with this response? It might be that your touch pad doesn’t work, that is correct. Sign up using Email and Password. It also prompted me to reboot the machine to apply changes which I also have not, as of yet. Contact Us Legal Privacy and cookies. Old program from Programs- I cant delete, a pop up shows up that says i am about to delete it but it wont Reboot Reinstall the touch pad with the help of your mouse or the keyboard navigation.


So the touchpad is still working, for now. For ELAN touchpads manufacturer-provided drivers usually work best, for Synaptics you can visit their website and download latest drivers. Tell us about your experience with our site. By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service.

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