0

New laptop. It seems that a double tap can en/dis-able the touchpad.

Theoretically. In practice, I want it constantly enabled, but while my palm accidentally brushing against it disables it, double tapping does not always enable it.

I do have a function key combination to toggle it, but this is a major inconvenience when online gaming.

Is there an app which will detect when it becomes disabled & automagically enable it?

enter image description here

5
  • Have you try to disable power management for the USB port where touch pad is connected? Commented Jun 4, 2021 at 18:29
  • It is built into my laptop, not connected by USB
    – Mawg
    Commented Jun 4, 2021 at 18:56
  • Check your device manager and with 99% sure will be connected to USB Commented Jun 4, 2021 at 19:10
  • Nope. It's "human interface deceives". Thanks for trying to help, though, I do appreciate it
    – Mawg
    Commented Jun 4, 2021 at 19:12
  • What is human interface device Windows 10? Human Interface Devices (HID) is a device class definition to replace PS/2-style connectors with a generic USB driver to support HID devices such as keyboards, mice, game controllers, etc - docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-hardware/drivers/hid Commented Jun 4, 2021 at 19:24

0

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service and acknowledge you have read our privacy policy.

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.