Re: Uninstall a mouse driver?
Margaret Bartley wrote:
> My daughter's Acer laptop seems to have a touchpad that is erratic. When
> she's typing, she always has to watch the monitor, because the cursor will
> just jump anywhere without any warning. I'm assuming it's because there is
> something wrong with the touchpad. I've used her computer a few times, and
> I want to drop-kick it.
> She's fine with using a USB mouse, but I'm sure how to disconnect the
> touchpad. If we uninstall the pointer device, will that mess anything up?
> Is it easy to undo, if we do? When I get ready to uninstall, it asks me to
> confirm that I want to delete those files. How can I reinstall if it turns
> out that we still have the problem? In that case, we'd want to reinstall
> the touchpad, since it's defintely more convenient than using a mouse.
> Many thanks
same problem with my finance's laptop that's used *only* on the desk
I simply disconnected the touchpad and plugged in an external mouse.
Just took a minute to fix it...but I advise putting a piece of tape
over the connection...it actually plugged itself back in due to the