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Trackpad freaking out on lenovo ideapad 310

Q: Trackpad freaking out on lenovo ideapad 310

Sometimes when im using my trackpad the mouse on the screen doesnt go where its supposed to go. It either moves very slowly or moves in random directions and starts highlighting things on the screen. I usually leave it for about 30 seconds and its back to normal again. Is there any reason this happens?

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Sometimes when im using my trackpad the mouse on the screen doesnt go where its supposed to go. It either moves very slowly or moves in random directions and starts highlighting things on the screen. I usually leave it for about 30 seconds and its back to normal again. Is there any reason this happens?

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Hello. I have had my Ideapad 300 for several months now and I really love it except for one thing, the trackpad. Due to where my hand and fingers naturally sit, there is a spot on the trackpad that shows a little more wear than the area around it. In this picture ( http://imgur.com/bJovhqL ), you can see that there is an oval shaped region that looks a little different. The problem I am having is that several times a day (up to several times per hour), the trackpad goes nuts.  It doesn'ttrack my finger correctly and performs multi-finger actions even though I'm just using one finger.  It jitters around the screen if I try to use it, and I just have to wait for it to self-correct by staying off of it for up to 30 seconds.  If I look at the trackpad icon on the bottom right of the taskbar while it's messing up, the trackpad is registering multiple fingers. I'll use one finger, and the icon will display 1 finger, 2 fingers, 3 fingers, 1, 2, 1, 3, 4, etc.  Like I said, I just have to wait it out for it to go away.  And on one occasion, I noticed that even if I hovered my finger above the trackpad without actually touching it, it would still register fingers, like it was being super super sensitive or something. I've tried everything reasonable to fix it, tweaking the settings, uninstalling and reinstalling the trackpad, updating the drivers, using the OEM drivers, and nothing works.  It's getting very annoying, and ... Read more

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Hi,I just got a new computer and the keyboard and trackpad isn't working. I have disinstalled the diver a couple of times and restarted it but it still isn't working. In the device manger section, and it says that it is working and plugged in even when it isn't. Does anybody know how to fix this? It is brand new and I need a computer!! Thanks in advance! 

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Hello There is a feature in Lenovo Ideapad 310 which is being annoying to me: the trackpad is deactivated when I press a key in the keyboard. How this can be configured on Xubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu Mate 16.04 and on Asus M2400Ne with a Synaptics device, looks like this is solely a software issue, but I was not able to find where is this configuration on Windows 10. The Windows 10 options in Configurations-> Devices-> Mouse and Touchpad had no effect, even the option to delay the time between I use the keyboard and click was not effective. Control Panel -> Hardware and Sound -> Mouse had no option to change this too. I have searched and found this topic, but I am seriously concerned regarding messing with Windows registries. I do not want to change registries I do not know because I need the capability to boot the computer after this. I tried to find the registries cited on that topic, but could not find them. Is there a option somewhere which I can deactivate this behaviour? All drivers are updated using the System Update program that came installed on the computer. Windows 10 is updated too. Thank you.

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Hello I'm a Lenovo laptop owner in Estonia and it seems like this is the only place I can turn to for technical support.It looks like that the fact that I'm from Estonia makes me ineligible for technical support about my 1000+Eur laptop straight from Lenovo.I can't find a support email address. Live chat pages say, I cant use them because I'm from Estonia and the support telephone number formy country directs be to a third party that plays a message saying, come to this address for help.Very helpful (sarcastically). I'll get to the point. The following link containt two videos of my spazzing screen.https://1drv.ms/f/s!AlEWbOAAXonc-EZB8MbCfv-vdIu2Now what Is causing this and how should I proceed in order to fix this?I have tried installing new graphics drivers. No luck there.After restarting the pc the screen works properly for about 15min when it starts freaking out again.Could it be a faulty panel or something software related?  Thanks for the help!

A:Lenovo Yoga 910 13-IKB screen freaking out

First of all, it's never a good idea to post a serial number where anyone can see it. You might want to edit that out.
 
I do suspect a panel issue, but to be sure, use the NOVO button to start the computer and navigate to the BIOS settings. Leave it there for a while and see if the same thing happens.  If it acts up when sitting on the BIOS page, it's probably a loose ribbon cable or bad panel. If it doesn't act up when sitting on the BIOS page, then it's software and there are some things we can try. 

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Hi Guys I've got the elan touchpad driver for my trackpad. Works absolutely fine except the multifinger touch. Just the two finger touch to be precise. All the other multifinger functions work perfectly. I can scroll with the two finger touch however i cannot have it right click (middle button) even after setting this as its function. Can someone help me out please cus this is really bugging me. Thanks!

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Hello,I've just bought Ideapad 520 15-IKB (i7-8550u/16GB Ram/VGA 4GB MX150/2TB HDD) and i'm experiencing weird problem with mytrackpad. It feels like it's a little bit loose when i touch it, loose like about (1 millimeter) only as if it needs to be tightened, it this normal in lenovo laptops or should i need ask for repair?  Same like what appears in that video:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vt_xQsTl68o Thanks

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Hello, sorry for my english. I bought Ideapad 720-15IKBR last week. My trackpad has wierd delay cca 0.5 second when I want to scroll with two finger gestures. It's quite annoying. It is in browsers and also in excel. I wanted to install new driver but it didn't want me allow to install/reinstall. I updated my BIOS, my chipset driver, every driver I could and nothing happened. I've read in forum there is a lot of problems with trackpads with Lenovo ntb. So is some solutions with this? Thank you    

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Hello, I posted as a part of another thread before but decided to make my own thread for this. I have lost my lenovo partition and reinstalled windows 10 on a fresh install.  This has resulted in my trackpad being rendered unfunctional. I have tried all sorts of drivers to try and get it working but alas nothing has worked. I contacted the live support and they just told me to install the Lenovo companion and give that a go with the drivers from that, but it did nothing to help and ended up downloading the same drivers I tried before.   I have the same issues in Ubuntu also and there is no activity when it comes to the pad, the buttons dont work nor does the motion.  I have looked around on the internet and found next to no solutions for the problem I have.    On my device manager I have however one single unknown device, which I have tried to install drivers onto and that doesnt work also, so I have no idea what that could be.   I would like any advice at this point becuase its driving me mad and I am unable to return the laptop due to being currently in another country.   Thanks in advance.

A:Ideapad 320-15AST, touchpad/trackpad unfunctional

Try the F6 button, it worked for me!

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when im using keyboard i cant use my trackpad i searched n find a solution called disable PalmCheck but my touchpad setting doesnt have palmcheck 


























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The pointer then turns grey and has a grey swirl like you might see in blue during normal operations.  The grey pointer then desolves and the pointer returns to the original location on the screen.  This just started after the lastest Windows and other updates.  Some people had a similar problem in 2011 and suggested that rolling back the trackpad driver to an older version fixed this.  Not sure how to do this or if this would fix this problem, thanks.

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Hello! I spilled cider all over the keyboard on my Ideapad 500s, and now the trackpad doesn't work at all. After the spill I switched it off almost immediately, and tried to turn it on in about half an hour. Everything seems fine apart from the trackpad. Also, during the night the computer started making very loud beeping noises while switched off. I think it was three beeps and a pause. The power button lit up as well. I switched the computer on and there were no changed - everything works apart from the trackpad. Is it posdible to fix it somehow and what should I do?

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Hello everybody! Need some help with my IdeaPad 320-15AST. This is Windows 10 on board so I decided to remove it and install Win 7 x64. All is OK except touchpad - it's not working even in a safe mode. I tried many kinds of drivers but there's still no result. This is device I can't install driver on it: I2C Miniport, Hardware ID: ACPI\SYNA2B35 ("this device is not working properly code 31"). Can you provide some correct drivers to this device? I mean - for Windows 7 x64. Thank you.

A:Ideapad 320-15AST, touchpad/trackpad unfunctional - Windows 7 x64

@garett wrote:This is device I can't install driver on it: I2C Miniport, Hardware ID: ACPI\SYNA2B35The hardware id suggests that your touchpad is made by Synaptics.  Unfortunately, Synaptics do not provide drivers directly; they say this: Synaptics' TouchPad device drivers are customized and supported by notebook manufacturers to meet specific driver requirements for their individual products. To ensure the appropriate driver for your device, always use the driver your specific notebook OEM supports.  Lenovo do not support Windows 7 on your laptop, so there are no drivers available from Lenovo for Windows 7. I would suggest using a search engine and searching the internet for the phrase synaptics drivers for windows 7, and then examining the hits to see if any will work for you.  If you cannot find any drivers that work, you will need to use a separate mouse with your laptop (e.g. a Logitech wireless mouse). -- from CyberSimian in the UK

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I bought a lenovo ideapad 100s with Intel Z3735f Atom Cpu and 64gb of flash storage.As the Title says CPU is making a electical  whining noise  When brightness gets bellow 95%.Is gets louder as the brightness goes down making  studing in a quite room so anoying .Also sometimes   mouse pointer is moving by itself (trackpad)  and it may can be solved with a reboot.

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,Comment proceder a l'ouverture du cache cd?
 
French to English translation.....
 
How to open the cd cache?
 
Mod's Edit: Google translated for benefit of English readers. Since this is an English forum, please post in English as it will ensure a better response. Thanks!
 

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Hello, I am encountering problems with my trackpad on my y50 laptop. Specifically, the trackpad will not register click and drag gestures. I am wondering: 1) Is there a software fix? -although all my drivers are up-to-date2) Must I get a replacement part? -although my laptop is out of warranty    3) If so, is 5CB0F78866 the correct part?    4) How do I order this part? Any information would be much appreciated. Thanks! 

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Is it possible to change trackpad with better one? Is there any that is compatible? Because i think the default one is terrible if you compare it to others..

A:Lenovo y50-70 trackpad replacement

I agree completely. The trackpad is not so good. A way to reprogram it to disable/remap the secondary button would be great.

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Have been looking at a laptop for my neighour, she was in hospital for a few weeks recently and the laptop was left without mains power, the battery went flat. Upon reconnecting it to the mains, although the laptop boots into windows normally, neither the keybaord nor laptop work. Few things i've observed. i can connect a USB mouse and that works fine, i can navigate around the login screen. if i connect a USB keyboard (tried two) they dont work, even simple things like caps / num lock buttons to get lights on the keyboard. I also observed some keys on the keyboard do function, F12 and F11 do dim and brighten the screen, F9 does turn the screen on and off. I've tried other buttons such as F6 to re-enable the touchpad, no success, F7 doesnt appear to disable wifi etc. I've tried removing the battery / mains and rebooting, doesnt work. I've tried removing both battery and mains and holding the power button down for a couple of minutes, then re-applying power, didnt work I also tried removing the battery only and holding down the power, also didnt work. I've tried holding down the F12 key upon powering to see if i can get into the bios, laptop just booted normally. Are there any other suggestions to get the keyboard enabled?

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hello i own a lenovo y700 and the trackpad feels bad. i wanted to know if there is any way to replace it with a glass panel.

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Hi ,         We purchased 3 lenovo ideapad 110-15ISK Laptops (ideapad). in that i installed windows 7 professional os. i am trying to incre,decrease screen brightness(fn+f11,fn+f12). but brightness control buttons not working. how to control brighness part.Now brightness is very high. Because of this brightness i am getting eye pain. So Please provide me solution for brightness control. my mail id : [email protected]  Thanks.  

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Hey guys, I have a Lenovo Ideapad IdeaPad 100 14ibd - win10 and basically im planning on formatting my laptop to get rid of all the stuff/unknown files that are terribly slowing down my ram. But im still new to this process so im wondering if using Lenovo's Onekey recovery is a good thing but then i saw the Reset this PC feature of windows is another thing. My question is, what would be the more recommended thing i should do to get my laptop to its original state just like the new windows 10, or are there any difference within those  two?PS: I got my back up files all set from this laptop to my external hd already Thank you!

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Hello I recently reset my ideapad 510-15ikb using the lenovo recovery usb method. After reset the Device make in Lenovo Vantage shows IDEAPAD not ideapad 510, also the battery gauge / vantage toolbar is not present anymore.

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I have a Yoga 3 11 which is running Windows 10. I'm finding it impossible to switch of the trackpad, which I really need for using it with an exterior mouse. The f button for it doesn't seem to work and I can't get it to switch off from windows settings either. Can anyone help?   Dev

A:Lenovo Yoga 3 11 - can't switch off trackpad

I got a driver update manually, for some reason it didn't show up on System Update, and now it looks to be working fine.

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Hi all, I just fixed my y510p from video artifacts due to a loose video cable connection, but when I put everything back together, my trackpad no longer works, and in device manager, I had an unknown device listed that was not there before. Anyone else had this problem, or have any ideas on how to fix it? I thought it may have been a cable that came loose when I was taking the computer apart, but I checked the connections to the trackpad and they're all good. Still not working though. Thanks in advance!

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I am having trouble with the trackpad on the MiiX 510. It is often hard to correctly position the cursor, and sometimes I have to remove my finger from the trackpad in order to get it to respond. I have turned off all of the gestures but still don't always get good response. The driver is just a Microsoft driver and I don't see a Synaptics or other trackpad driver available.Any ideas on how to make the trackpad function more reliably? This is my only complaint on an otherwise fine product.

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I have recently acquired a Lenovo Y50 70, but the trackpad buttons are very difficult to get to work: they make the clicking feeling/sound, but often do not register the click, and have to be pushed hard to get them to work. Is this likely to be a hardware fault or fixable in some other way? Thanks

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I just recently bought the lenovo 910 ultrabook from best buy and ive knowticed that that trackpad works when it wants to, ive tried updateing drivers through windows. but when i look on leneovo support i cannot find the specific drive for the track pad if anyone could help direct me to it

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It seems like this is  recurring issue, since my computer, after my firts tablet-turning, does not see to recognize that it has become a computer again. So, sometimes, my computer do not recognize my trackpad and, sometimes, even my keyboard.I have tried every kind of new released drivers, but nothing seems to fix it. The external mouse works. ANy tips?My computer is 10 days old.Thanks

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Hi, Please helpz51-70 amd graphics core i7Issue:Trackpad is not working even start upwhen I connect external mouse still the trackpad is not working

A:Lenovo Z51 trackpad is not working every start up

Hi Banogers,      
 
Welcome to the Forums  
 
As per the query we understood that you are facing issue with the touchpad not working in your Lenovo Z51-70 laptop.
 
Try to reinstall the touchpad driver and check for the issue, also boot the system into safe mode and check if the touchpad works.
 
Click here for the touchpad driver for windows 7.
 
Click here for the touchpad driver for windows 8.1.
 
Click here for the touchpad driver for windows 10.
 
Best regards,         
 
Ashwin.S





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My Lenovo b50 touch is my main laptop and as soon as I uninstall a lot of programs I no longer need and restart, my trackpad stops working.i tried refreshing the cursor, restarting, pressing the touchpad off key, nothing.i never uninstalled any Lenovo programs or drivers, only a couple programs (chrome, 7zip etc.).i also noticed that the computer was very warm to the touch, so I let it fan out and cool down for the night to see if maybe the solder came lose.if you could help me that would be a huge help (sorry for using the same word twice!)thanks!

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Trackpad causes laptop to stutter and jar only when spotify is being used, files are being downloaded or videos streamed. None of these issues occur when a mouse is being used.

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I'm having an issue with my trackpad. I usually use a wireless mouse, but my trackpad always works if i decide to switch to use it or if i forget to bring my wireless. Today the trackpad just isnt responding...the wireless works just fine but i dont get any reaction when using my trackpad.Any help?

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I would like to change the scrolling speed of my lenovo yoga 910 but the only settings I see are the tracpad gestures and mouse settings in mouse and tracpad settings. This looks like a windows 10 issue but some other laptops have additional settings for trackpad and I would like to know they exist for this ultrabook. I also wonder if I can configure the trackpad gestures. For example I want to add/configure the dragging gesture from double-tap to three finger tap and drag. It seems that you can only turn them on/off. Again, this seems to be a windows 10 issue but any help is appreciated.

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Hello, When I put the Laptop in Tablet Modus the pointer and the trackpad are automatically disabled.When I want to use the Laptop function again , I simply put the the laptop slowly in its initial position. Here I have the problem that the trackpad is still disabled. The only solution that I have found so far is to restart the computer.Restarting the computer is not a convinient solution. Can you please advice? I have downloaded the userguide and I am sending you in the attached file the proper explanation of "disabling trackpad" when changing the modus. I would be very thankful to read how to enable it again. Thank you in advance!Angelina

























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I want to know that Samsung 850 EVO 250 GB Laptop Internal Solid State Drive (MZ-M5E250BW) is compatible with my laptop?

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After a Window's update, my trackpad stopped working. After searches online for how to fix the issue, I noticed that the trackpad was completely unistalled from my computer (vs. just being disabled). I went to the Lenovo website and re-downloaded the driver, which fixed the issue..... for a few weeks. Now my trackpad stopped working again (randomly mid use...I had not restarted my computer or anything), with no further windows updates occuring. I looked and it is once again, unistalled. I tried to download the driver again, but it didn't fix the issue this time. How do I get my trackpad back installed and working?

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Hi

I recently bought a Lenovo E351 through ebay. I love everything about the laptop except the buttonless trackpad.
Currently it looks like this:

It's quite frustrating as it's not accurate.

Is there a solution to this? - other than buying a new laptop.
I'm wondering if someone has zig/tweaked it so it can be used with buttons?
I was honestly wanting something like the below keyboard

Any help is much appreciated.

Thank you

Jayden
 

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Hello all, 3 days ago, on June 14, the touchpad on my Twist s230u stopped working. No apparent reason for this (tried to undo windows updates / system restore but did not help). The trackpad is not working also. Another thing - when the computer does a full shutdown and restart from the beginning (i.e. with the possibility of accessing the BIOS with Enter at the first screen), the keyboard is not working. I have to power the computer down once more and restart it. I'm running Windows 8.1, 64 bit. I tried to reinstall the new synaptic drivers but it did not help. Thank you in advance for your ansers. Cy

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The trackpad might break me here... it's absolutely terrible if you're the kind of user that likes to use single finger click and two finger right click exclusively. You can set it up for this behaviour but it basically disables the entire bottom third of the trackpad.
 
 
Moderator comment: New thread created. Subject edited. Was: Re: Lenovo Yoga 900S - quick review

A:Lenovo Yoga 900S - trackpad behavior

Are there tactile click locations for left and right click in the bottom corners?  Or is it totally "tap" sensing?  Mine shipped out yesterday and this was one of my concerns.  Another option that just went on sale, the ThinkPad X1 Tablet, has dedicated buttons like a traditional ThinkPad.  It's much pricier for the same hardware, though, and I like the Yoga flexibility compared to a Surface type setup.

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So I booted my PC after an update the other morning and the keyboard and trackpad weren't working. I tested the brightness keys on my keyboard and they still worked so it couldn't be a hardware issue there, and my mouse still worked so it was just the trackpad that had something wrong with it. The trackpad has a driver error (code 10) but the keyboard says it's working correctly. Here's what I've tried in hopes to resolve the issues so far: -Reinstalling trackpad drivers -Uninstalling both trackpad and keyboard drivers then restarting -System Restore -Chkdsk on both drives -A trick I read on these forums where you flip the device into tent mode, then after a few seconds flip it back round to laptop mode. I am utterly confused as to what's wrong here as nothing has even slightly helped my problem. Any help?

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Hi I upgraded my hardrive to an SSD and ever since then my trackpad is slow and is unable to scroll with 2 fingures. I feel like I've tried everything. I tried to change the settings, then I tried updating drivers, then reinstalling drivers. I think I may have uninstalled them completely at this point and I don't know where to get them back for Windows 10. The only thing under "mice and other pointing devies" is Ps/2 Compatible Mouse; not sure if there should be somehting else. Also when I change settings in control pannel, like the speed, it does not effect the trackpad only external mice. If anyone can help me out it'd be much much apperciated.

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I bought the lenovo thinkpad T460s recently about 1 month back.  Laptop is good except trackpad.  Somehow my trackpad is not working properly, when i want to move the cursor i am having really hard time.  can you please someone let me know the issue?

A:Lenovo T460s Trackpad not working properly

Can you give a description of how it acts?

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I got my Lenovo Yoga 710 in the summer of 2016, and everything works great except for the inactive scrolling. The inactive scrolling only works when I have an external mouse attached to my laptop, in which I am able to type in one window while scrolling in another window that's inactive. However, the inactive scrolling doesn't seem to work when I am using my trackpad and not an external mouse. I have updated all of my drivers, but I just don't understand why the feature would work only with the external mouse and not the trackpad. It is rather inconvenient to carry around an external mouse when the trackpad is supposed to do the job. I am coming from a Macbook Pro and I really miss the inactive scrolling that it provided.  I would really appreciate it if someone could please help me. Thanks! P.S. I do not have any third party software installed and the inactive scrolling feature is "enabled."  

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