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Old 07-17-2005, 02:59 PM   #11
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Its possible that you might need to replace the palm rest on your laptop.
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Old 07-17-2005, 03:03 PM   #12
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If the touchpad fails to work after you tinker with the drivers and cleaning it, you can always plug in a separate mouse. I find that works best with me. I just can't get use to the little built in pointer or touchpad mouse.
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Its possible that you might need to replace the palm rest on your laptop.
Yeah right, i bet it would not be able to because you will have to dismantle the whole lappy.
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Old 07-17-2005, 03:11 PM   #14
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I didn't mean that they could do it on there own, however if they wanted to, it really isn't that hard to do.
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Anyway its probably better to use an external mouse in that case though.
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Old 07-17-2005, 03:22 PM   #16
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i do use the external mouse more, i only use the touch mouse at night, so i dont wake up anyone, cause they're grumpy if there woken
Edit: oh yea, forgot to post it the first time, it works now, i cleaned it as good as i could and restarted.
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Old 07-17-2005, 03:27 PM   #17
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Good, well your welcome to use any of the suggestions mentioned.
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Old 07-17-2005, 03:29 PM   #18
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i did, cleaned an rebooted
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