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touchpad and arrow froze on my hp mini 110-3135DX

Q: touchpad and arrow froze on my hp mini 110-3135DX

Can log on. But. Touchpad lock comes on. Cant move arrow. Please help

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Preferred Solution: touchpad and arrow froze on my hp mini 110-3135DX

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I've played a few games on my satellite click mini and when I need to use 2 arrows keys at once only one of them responds (i.e if I used up and left key, only up would work) I don't know if its the game or just the keyboard itself, but please look into it.

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I can't use my touchpad. My arrow/cursor is frozen in the middle of the screen.

1) I can still use external mouse

2) I saw in similar post somebody suggested using memory tool scan from microsoft. I did find that but when I clicked on it the owner was not microsoft but some other name. I am tired of downloding stuff on my computer and find out later that they are spyware etc..

3) I purchased Norton 360 which does not help

4) I ran system restore, did not help. First when I ran system restore it gave me error message "unspecified error during system restore" I ran it in safemode and now I could restore. Then I had to do the updates again. Rebooted toshiba laptop agai and the cursor still frozen.

Could you please help? What help could I use from Microsoft Help ? Most diagnostic stuff I downloaded so far wants me to buy their product? What shall I do?

A:frozen arrow on touchpad

Norton and vista usually dont go well together. I would use Avast or AVG antivirus, they are free.

Have you tried finding drivers for the touchpad? You could try to install new drivers or just reinstall current ones. Also have you tried turning the touchpad off and then on again? Is the touchpad on?

Just a thought


Jeremy

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Hi.

I had my Lenovo Y450 laptop reformatted recently because the win32 folder got erased for some reason I don't know. When I got it back, these shortcuts weren't working:
(1) Fn + Left/Right Arrow (inc/dec volume)
(2) Touchpad Zoom/Unzoom

Thank you! You guys do a great job providing immediate assistance.

JBN

A:LenovoY450: Fn + Left/Right Arrow and Touchpad Zoom/Unzoom Not Working

Hi there ... You can get the Driver for your touch-pad from the link below ... Not sure what will help with your Function Keys though

Synaptics Pointing Device Driver for Windows 7 (32-bit, 64-bit) - IdeaPad Y450

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every time i start my laptop it works fine for first 5 min then the last icon on my desktop get automatically selected and tapping of my touch stop working. if i select any other icon on my desktop or in any drive the last icon get automatically selected it seems like some down arrow key is pressed regularly.and if i restart my computer at once it start with a beep noise upto 10 sec and if i shutdown it and then start after 5-6 hrs it starts normally and then again after mins it start creating the same problem. plz help me out i am using lenovo z560 idepad plz mail me the solution at [email protected]

A:it seems like down arrow key is pressed and hold automatically and tapping on touchpad do not work

I have the same problem. I press the UP ARROW key once the laptop completes booting. This solved the down key lock problem. I started hearing the beep sounds when I upgraded to windows 10. When I went back to windows 7 the beeping stopped during boot up but the down key problem exists. I am thinking of downgrading to XP to see if the noise problem and the keyboard works. I hope its not due to my ram upgrade.

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This is pretty much the basis of my problem and it happens in that order always. I got a new HP Probook 4530s less than a year ago and have barely used it because of this annoying problem. I'll be on the web doing my thing and just using the arrow keys to scroll up and down a page. After some time, the arrow keys will just stop working so then I'll go to the scroll bar. Next my touchpad will start highlighting everything no matter where I tap and then any links I click will open up in a new window. I've even attached a USB mouse and get the same results with the highlighting and new windows. The browser I typically use is Firefox. I loathe Internet Explorer.
 
I just can't seem to figure out why it's doing this. It updates itself almost every boot and is fine otherwise.
 
Any ideas?

A:Arrow Keys Stop Working, Touchpad Highlights and Constantly Opens New Windows?

Have you contacted HP about the problem?
 
If so...what did they say?
 
Louis

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on my childs satellite click mini L9W-B-102 the touch pad dosnt work and no mouse pointer can someone please help me

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Having just bought a ClickMini to replace my trusty Libretto 100 there are a couple of things that I hope other users or forum experts can help me with.

1) does anyone know how to TURN OFF tapping to click on the ALPS 'mouse pad'. Having been used to a 'nipple' and proper click bars this 'feature' does not work well for me, giving false activations more often than I would like. Note that I have looked at the pad properties in Control Panel and, it appears from this, that tapping either is not active (which it is) or that it cannot be changed. Note also that the ALPS driver is up-to-date having downloaded from the Toshibs website without effect on my problem.

2) how can I display the status of both the battery in the tablet section and that in the keyboard dock? Several folk refer to doing so, or seem to, in the threads below but I cannot find any way of doing so. Your help and advice will be valued.

Finally, although new to this forum and with a new machine, I am far from a Newbie in PC computing terms having bee using compurters in various guises since before the IBM PC was invented. So I am far from being inexperienced and unable to read between the lines of an instruction manual, indeed I have written many myself!

Hoping someone out there can help, yours aye

A:Satellite Click Mini L9W-B - questions about: touchpad and battery

> 2) how can I display the status of both the battery in the tablet section and that in the keyboard dock? Several folk refer to doing so, or seem to, in the threads below but I
> cannot find any way of doing so. Your help and advice will be valued.



Go to the classic Windows desktop (not the modern Tile-GUI), locate the battery indicator in the task bar in the lower right corner, double click it to expand it and it shows the status of both batteries.

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Hi,

I've updated my Click Mini to Windows 10. I've encountered one problem where sometimes my touchpad isn't working correctly. Instead of making the pointer move up and down when instructed, the pointer will go left and right. When making the movement to make the pointer go left and right, it goes up and down. To avoid the problem I connect a mouse or use the touchscreen, however it's still quite annoying.

After booting up the click mini, this seems to be the case 50% of the time.. I suppose it's a software issue. Is there a fix? Is this a known issue?

Cheers,
Karel

A:Satellite Click Mini L9W-B: Touchpad is inverted in Windows 10

Also it seems my screen doesn't want to rotate when I turn the tablet around. (No, screen rotation lock isn't on)

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my laptop mini touchpad stopped working after using an external usb mouse.
have downloaded new driver from hp and windows but nothing workd.
also on the mouse tabs synaptics ps2 pointing devise is in the hardware tab not not in the device settings tab .
have uninstalled software and drivers reinstalled still not working im sure it should be in the device settings box after u click on mouse properties.
how can i get it to appear in the devise settings again as im sure that is the prob...
all this after using external mouse PLEASE HELP
 

A:hp mini touchpad stopped working after using external mouse

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Hi,

I have a SATELLITE Click Mini L9W-B tablet not used for a while.
Tablet docked to the keyboard, I plugged it to charger and it is charging.

When I turned on the device, windows 10 started and loaded up to desktop.
But once loaded nothing is responding.
Touch screen is not working.
Keyboard is not working.
Touchpad is not working.

On windows desktop, I have dynamic tiles updating.
This way, I can tell the device is not freeze or crashed.
Sound or power buttons are not doing anything but if I press power for around 10 seconds, the device power off.

I managed booting to bios and from here, everything is working fine.
The keyboard is fully responding, as well as the touch screen and touchpad.

I tried to boot the tablet without the dock, the touch screen is not respoding.
I docked the tablet but nothing happen.

Looks like a windows issue.
But I can't run recovery because it's powered by windows and nothing is responding from here too.

Please, I'm stuck and need help to find a way recover usage of my device.

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Hi,

Trying to be helpful, I emailed Toshiba to let them know of a broken link to the latest Elan Touchpad Driver 12.8.5.1 for the Click Mini. Obviously not trying to be so helpful, I received an automated email from Toshiba telling me I had to to post this on the forum instead. This doesn't give me a nice warm feeling regarding customer support levels, but hey ho....

The broken link is: http://support1.toshiba-tro.de/tedd-...0707101101.zip

The driver support page points you to this dead link. I cant find the driver file in question anywhere else on the web:

tpdrv-20150707101101.zip

Ta

Dave

A:Satellite Click Mini L9W-B - Elan Touchpad - Missing Driver Hyperlink

Obviously something went wrong during the upload...

But ELAN touchpad driver does not depend on the notebook model.
You can use the ELAN touchpad driver released for other notebook series.

So in case this link doesn’t work, choose ELAN driver released for another Toshiba notebook series.

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Hi,
I can't seem to capture if vbkeyleft or vbkeyright as a trigger in a sheet.

.... by change etc.

some code like

case select vbkeypress or last key pressed
case = vbkeyleft
.... code
case vbkeyright
.... code
case else
exit sub
end select

The fact is tht I press the arrow key and no change occurs but I do want to capture the fact one of the two arrow keys has been pressed.

Help appreciated
 

A:Solved: Excel vba detect if the Left Arrow or Right Arrow has been pressed

It's not solved but nobody looked, so I think it's over the top.
 

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Hello everyone! I recently got a 11 inch Yoga and although I'm liking it so far, the right shift key is also bothering me. I tried remapping the keyboard using KeyTweak first, uninstalled it, then SharpKeys. Although both do solve switching the keys around, both also lose the ability to scroll up continuously by pressing and holding the newly-mapped up-arrow key. It just scrolls up one line at a time, or moves the cursor up one line at a time, and so forth. Do I need to do something extra to make this work? Although I know it might seems such a little thing to complain about, I just like my things to work like they're supposed to  Unfortunately, if I can't get this to work, this might be a return...

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Hello all, I am attempting to clean a 5 yr old netbook running Win 7 Starter for a friend.   I suspect a virus or something has disabled the required files; however, can not rule out that I was overzealous in cleaning out the registry manually a few nights ago. Have attempted to do 'Userinit' registry fix, failed.
 
Currently can boot 'F8', keyboard works fine doing anything there or in BIOS (F2). Dell factory Recovery Fails, (No System Restore points avail as they were corrupt)  until Windows booted and User Pw is required. I have limited command prompt knowledge as it has been years since using DOS.
* No keyboard/touchpad response when attempting to enter User Pw after booting normally or 'Safe mode' any of the options.*
 
Had run M$ Memory Diagnostics during recent operations (my attempt to possibly clear out anything hanging around).
This morning during boot 'F12' displayed Diagnostics for the 1st time I ever recall, so it is still running! {I was hoping to boot to a M$ Windows 7 install disc to try Startup Repair from the DVD-never got there yet.}
 
His email habits are to just open the next mail w/o looking to see if there are any attachments. Little box is also used for his online banking; checking statements (not sure if there were any $ transfers or not; however, I think he uses USPS MO or cash withdrawn from ATM).
Long story of cleaning out old junk, last Win Update was late 2013, same w/ Win Defender. Last M$ Def runs also ~ 2 1/2 years ago... Read more

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Hi guys i have a Lenovo G580 im not sure which version but i can tell you its intel i.3  and its got usb3.0 on it and 500gb hdd. 2.20Ghz  4.00RAM.    been days that i try to solve my Fn Key problem and also the arrow left and arrow up keys < i was using Win8 and downgraded to Win7 last week and that problem has occured since ,it misbehaves and it only works for a short amount of time it randomly works those keys FN.arrow up/left keys randomly they work , i upgraded again to Win8.1 now for the first few boots evrything worked well fn key and arrow keys np.< and now again it stops working.. and btw. whenever i press hard against it it would work pressing down the fn and arrow left/up keys when i press really hard it works but then again it doesnt Soo end of the story its not functioning properly and i have Energy management and Display driver HD 3000 installed and i still got this problem .. is there any fix to this anyone please !? 

A:Arrow Left key and arrow Up key and fn key not wor...

Hi Leon90 ,        Welcome to the forums,After reading this, the first thing that came in my mind, is that your keyboard might need replacement, but lets isolate a few things1. Try reinstalling your Power manager. 





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Hi I am looking at these two laptops. Currently at home I have vodafone mobile broadband. I read that these 2 laptop are not compatible with mobile broadband for whatever reason. Is this true? and if this isnt true I have my mobile broadband installed on another laptop, I am guessing it is okay to install on 2 systems, thanks a lot in advance
 

A:Dell mini 10/mini 10 v compatible with mobile broadband?

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Can someone tell me why my right and left arrow keys are giving me 0 and p? And then when the left arrow gives me p it moves the cursor back a space?
 

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I have an iMac ALU 8,1 from 2007
20 Inch, 2.66 Ghz, 2 GB ram, ATI HD 2600 XT, 640 GB Sata 7200 rpm

And my problem is that I am about to buy a cable to connect a secondary monitor, and I do not know wich one I need.
I don't know wich port I have and I can't really tell the difference.
I searched the net a bit but couldn't seem to find this info.

I looked at the tech specs of the new iMacs on apple.com and they have Mini DisplayPort, but that's the new revision.
What about mine and how do I tell the difference?

Also, where can I get theese kind of cables really cheap? b/c it's freakin expensive from apple.
 

A:Solved: Mini DVI and Mini DisplayPort ????

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I have purchase multiple xps 13 and inspiron 13 laptops and observe the same issues.  I tend to use the touch pad with my right hand's index finger, and click the touchpad button with my left hand's index finger.  It's a quick way to get things done.  Many in my organization do this, too and have been running into problems.
However, quite frequently (but not all the time) when I click the button with my left hand the cursor jumps to another location on the screen.  Frequently this is the lower-left corner of the screen, but sometimes it is the upper right, too. This causes different windows to come into focus, or it activates the start menu.  Really , really annoying, and it happens on both laptop models.  Our previous Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro and Acer laptops did not have this issue. 
I think this has to do with the touch pad thinking that the user has two fingers on the touch pad and moves the cursor thinking the finger jumped around the pad.  Otherwise the gestures and movement of the touchpad is fine. 
Is this a known issue to Dell?  It's really aggravating and other users in my organization are complaining as well.  I may need to return the lot (3 XPS 13, 5 Inspiron 13 machines ) and look at different hardware.  

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A:notebook 3000 N500 touchpad doesnt work (touchpad funktioniert nicht)

Hi,  Today I bought this model and have the same problem. If anyone know the solution, please share it here. thx arghhhh!!!!  there, in a top right  corner of the laptop, is a sensor button. Just press it and touchpad becomes alive (it dosn't look like a button at all) ADMIN EDIT - There is now an official tip which explains the N500 trackpoint function and the button to enable / disable it.Message Edited by Mark_Lenovo on 03-04-2009 01:28 PM

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Hello,

I have a Dell Latitude D630 laptop that has issues. Sometimes the touchpad works, and sometimes it doesn't. I've noticed when it doesn't work, the icon in the tray has disappeared or never booted up to begin with. Sometimes it boots up and sometimes it just doesn't even boot up to the tray at all. And at other times, it does.
(Along with this, maybe it's just a coincidence, but I've been working on this for days and days but when the touchpad doesn't work, the keyboard acts up too!) This might have nothing to do with it at all.

I've done a complete reformat of the hard drive, installed Win XP Professional, reinstalled drivers over and over. Been to the Dell website and have all the newest drivers.
When I reinstall the touchpad drivers, it does work once again, but this seems to be short lived.
The laptop is 4 years old...seems strong otherwise, can handle multiple tasks fairly well, has a dual core installed.
I can't figure it out.
Can anyone help?

Thank you!!
Pam
 

A:Solved: Dell Latitude D630 touchpad icon in tray disappears, so does touchpad!

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Lenovo Vantage recommeded me to install the following update https://pcsupport.lenovo.com/uu/en/products/LAPTOPS-AND-NETBOOKS/THINKPAD-X-SERIES-LAPTOPS/THINKPAD-... The firmware update failed with the Error Code[0x69] Since then I can no longer use both the trackpoint and the touchpad!The official firmware update completly bricked my input devices. Does anybody know how to fix this issue?

A:X1 Carbon 6th Gen: Synaptics Touchpad Firmware Update broke Touchpad and Trackpoint

This seems to be an related issue: https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-L-R-and-SL-series/Touchpad-not-working-after-firmware-update/t...

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Hello, I tried to upgrade to windows 8 and found that the touchpad became super sensitive and jumpy. Reading online I found a firmware that claimed to fix the issue and found it on HPs Support site. Mid install, it reported that it failed and forced a reboot on the laptop. When it was back up and running I found that the touchpad no longer worked. Its exactly the same issue as in these links: http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Software-and-How-To-Questions/Touchpad-Not-Working-After-Faile... http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/Touchpad-Firmware-Failed/td-p/23... I've tried to reflash and to get new drivers but they are not able to go through. The drivers install but don't fix anything. The flashing will quit saying I need drivers first even though I have them.  I've even reformated and put the factory windows 7 image back on but it still will not work. The solutions posted in the above links didnt work for me.  Does anyone have any idea on how I can fix this?

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We just got a Dell XPS-15z, and, we have questions about scrolling on the Cypress touchpad using the Cypress drivers.

When scrolling down (either one finger or 2 fingers), when you hit the bottom of the touchpad, is there any way for the scrolling to continue without your having to lift your finger(s) back to the top of the touchpad? On other Dell laptops, I have Chiral motion, or the scrolling continues so long as your finger is at the bottom of the touchpad? I tried enabling the "Continued Motion" option just in case that was what did it, but that did not seem to work.

Which brings up another question re what "Continued Motion" does.

Also, is there any manual/help document for this driver either on the internet, or in the software itself?

I looked on the forum and on the internet, and couldn't find any answers.

TIA.
 

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Haven't updated your laptop's trackpad driver lately? Then you may well want to consider doing so, at least if your laptop is equipped with a Synaptics trackpad. As a user on the Hardware Zone forums discovered, the latest Synaptics driver seems to enable multitouch gestures on older laptops that didn't previously support them, including two-finger scrolling, and three-finger click. What's more, while the drivers themselves come from HP, they should work just fine on other laptops with a Synaptics trackpad. Hit up the link below to try it out for yourself.
Source: Synaptics driver enables multitouch gestures on older trackpads -- Engadget

p.s. working on my P7805u perfectly.

Download directly from HP: ftp://ftp.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp47501-48000/sp47815.exe

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I use mouse usually so didn't realize this problem until I take the laptop out for work today. I have uninstalled and installed the latest touchpad driver, but it did not work. I cannot even see the touchpad device in the "device manager" or a touchpad option in "setting" Below are two screenshots. Any idea what's going on and how I should solve this problem? Many thanks!!!!

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Hello Everyone,

My problem started after updating windows 8.1 to windows 10, of course!
First the touchpad just stopped working, for no reason.

My solution was to uninstall the drive and restart the laptop. And from time to time I had to do this proceed. Two weeks ago windows updated, and the touchpad issue's gone. . Unfortunately, another one appeared.

The feature "mousekey", which is turn it on at ease access to use the numeric keys to use them as a mouse, It's turning itself on. And doesn't matter how many times I turn it off, few seconds and it's on again.

I've tried uninstalling the drive, which after windows the last updating was "ELAN".

Then I replaced by the Toshiba drivers, which is "Synaptic", and uninstalled the drives ,the problem is the same. Because of that, I can't use my numeric key, which is annoying!! If anyone can come up with something I will be grateful.

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TouchPad movement very slow  some times not working but when i hard reset Touchpad working good. Its working with external mouse very well. Each and every time i should hard reset then touchpad works fine. I am looking for permanent solution.

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Hi, this is very confused for me. Because the touchpad works, but I couldn't switch off it by the "yellow light". It means the yellow light can not be turn on. How to fix this problem?

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Until recently the touchpad used to work with the HP / Synaptic driver. 2 or 3 finger function worked and turn on / off with the orange light worked.  For whatever reason these functions don't work anymore and I don't find a driver on the HP Support site to download and install.

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Hello,

#1 For some reason my touchpad on my HP 15 (2015 model with 8.1, now upgraded to Windows 10 1511) freezes. I hate that when it happens, you cant use it for 20 or 30 seconds or so. I close my lid and open it back up and it works normal, but then after a little bit it starts doing it again. My driver is up to date, I think it maybe Synaptics? If I need to give more info, please say!

#2: When I scroll on my touchpad up words it opens the start menu every so often when I am scrolling a lot, but when I didn't even open or even get near it or press Windows key. What is causing this? I hate it when it does this and screws up my readings then it stops scrolling and focuses more on the start menu then I have to click out of the menu and go back to what ever I was doing.

Thanks!

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My touchpad stopped working; I rebooted and the touchpad worked until the password eas entered and stopped working when computer unlocked. Used MS mouse to access settings; found the touchpad was turned off! Turned it to on position and it is working fine! How did ths happened?

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So if you thought your new shiny Yoga had a bad touchpad, it may not be the touchpad at all! My Yoga 720 15.6 was acting really strange where every so often using the touchpad wouldnt work, and trying to use the keyboard wouldnt work at all. I first thought it was a touchpad issue but realized that this is a system wide issue. Something is causing Windows to start hitching. I turned off Adaptive Brightness in Power settings and the problem has gone away! I had a hunch it was this when I noticed the adaptive brightness was doing its job of gradually changing the brightness but looked like it was lagging while it was dimming/brightening itself. Lenovo Support: Please address this problem through any channels necessary because I want Adaptive Brightness but right now I have to have it disabled in order to use Windows without any hitches.

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il mio pc lenovo ideapad 110 da ieri pomeriggio mi sta creando problemi. in particolare il touchpad è del tutto ineìsensibile così come i tasti al di sotto, senza che vi sia stata alcuna caduta o utilizzo particolare. Sapete come posso fare per risolvere il problema prima di mandarlo in assistenza?
Grazie
 
Google translated.......
 
my pc lenovo ideapad 110 since yesterday afternoon is causing problems. in particular, the touchpad is completely ine sensitive as well as the keys below, without any particular fall or use. Do you know how I can solve this problem before sending it for assistance?Thank you
 
 
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!
 
Mod's Edit: Google tradotto a beneficio dei lettori inglesi.Poiché si tratta di un forum in inglese, si prega di inviare in inglese in quanto assicurerà una risposta migliore. Grazie!
 

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Hitouchpad on notebook not working on remote desktop without touchpad...vertical scroll....OKhotizontal scroll...not working on the notebook....touchpad, OK, (synaptics is there), hotizontal plus vertical ...OKon the desktop without touchpad, synaptics not therequestion:It is possible simulate touchpad driver on the desktop ? 

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I did a touchpad update  and now the buttons switch around. when one works the other will pop up with a tiny menu ive never seen before. If both buttons work the touchpad wont work. I have put them to default and it works for a bit then will switch again. Didn't have this problem till that stupid update. I have a dell 15-3552 laptop and its less than 2 months old.

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1st time this has happened

what happened was i was dling hitmanprox64 on chrome using internet download manager
and once i pressed open everything just froze. I waited for like 3 mins and tried crtl-alt-del nothing worked. So i restarted and i dled another copy of hitmanpro and now everything seems to be good again..
also checked event viewer nothing too specific showing. if it matters i had steam and origin and avast running in background

anyidea what might have caused it?

A:Pc just froze

I would consider doing a scan with
Malwarebytes : Malwarebytes Anti-Malware is a free download that removes viruses and malware from your computer

Could be your system was just loaded down. Although it is pretty unusual to hard lock. If it happens again then post as it could be a sign of some hardware developing a problem. But I wouldn't panic over one fluke lockup.

edit: also it's not uncommon to get a fault if you run 2 av type programs simultaneously. It may be ok to scan while you are running a real time shield but if you run 2 there's a high probability of conflict.

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Hello!
My PC (Windows 7, laptop) froze yesterday, just out of the blue. The PC was in idle state, except for Winamp (a song was playing). It froze on the 14th second of the song. The PC is in perfect shape, no malware, no anomalies. So, the PC froze and nothing helped, no Ctrl+Alt+Del, nothing. I had to reset it manually. There was no BSOD, so there is no minidump. Is there a way to see what caused this? Like a log file of some sort or anything?
Thank you!

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I was surfing the net with Firefox 3.5, when everything just stopped responding! Even the mouse and keyboard! I had to restart manually, and a "recovered from fatal error" kind of msg showed. Since then I have installed the AMD processor driver and dual core optimiser. The only major installation before the crash was Peer Gaurdian 2 RC1. Could it have caused the freeze? OR else maybe some default driver?

Event viewer shows this:-
Log Name: System
Source: Microsoft-Windows-Kernel-Power
Date: 10/28/2009 3:38:40 PM
Event ID: 41
Task Category: (63)
Level: Critical
Keywords: (2)
User: SYSTEM
Description:
The system has rebooted without cleanly shutting down first. This error could be caused if the system stopped responding, crashed, or lost power unexpectedly.
Event Xml:
<Event xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/win/2004/08/events/event">
<System>
<Provider Name="Microsoft-Windows-Kernel-Power" Guid="{331C3B3A-2005-44C2-AC5E-77220C37D6B4}" />
<EventID>41</EventID>
<Version>2</Version>
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A:Everything Froze

Yes, it is definitely possible that PG could have caused something.

Upload the latest minidump from C:\Windows\Minidump to Rapidshare and we will analyze it for you.

And/or you can uninstall PG and not just disable it. You may find you have no more crashes.

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was messing with cpu-z click on a tab and it froze.

A:Froze out of no where.

Looks like either your CPU or RAM caused the problem.


Code:
Microsoft (R) Windows Debugger Version 6.11.0001.404 AMD64
Copyright (c) Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
Loading Dump File [C:\Users\Jonathan\Desktop\040510-19156-01.dmp]
Mini Kernel Dump File: Only registers and stack trace are available

Symbol search path is: SRV*c:\symbols*http://msdl.microsoft.com/download/symbols
Executable search path is:
Windows 7 Kernel Version 7600 MP (8 procs) Free x64
Product: WinNt, suite: TerminalServer SingleUserTS
Built by: 7600.16385.amd64fre.win7_rtm.090713-1255
Machine Name:
Kernel base = 0xfffff800`02c0f000 PsLoadedModuleList = 0xfffff800`02e4ce50
Debug session time: Mon Apr 5 12:28:22.816 2010 (GMT-4)
System Uptime: 0 days 0:00:08.784
Loading Kernel Symbols
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Loading User Symbols
Mini Kernel Dump does not contain unloaded driver list
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* *
* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *
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Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.

BugCheck 124, {0, fffffa8006e736a8, 0, 0}

Probably caused by : hardware

Followup: MachineOwner
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5: kd> !analyze -v
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Q: froze

I turn my computer on and it loads to the screen saver but none of the programs that pop up during start up appear, it will then flicker from that screen to black and back again, then after about 5 minutes it freezes up. Now i Noticed this after a restart. I had used the "msconfig" feature to try and turn off start up programs, and i acciddentally did something bad. Please help me .

A:froze

Try pressing F8 (could be a different F-key, it's usually F8 though) during startup. You should see a black screen with multiple selections, such as starting in safe mode, safe mode with command prompt, networking, etc.

Select the "Start with last known good configuration" option and press enter. See if that helps.

If not, do the same thing again, and start in safe mode. If the system stays stable, try running System Restore to a point BEFORE you made the changes.

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Hi.  I have a T430s (original owner). At boot-up, I receive a "2101: Detection error on HDD2 (mini sata)", BUT I don't use a Mini SATA!! Windows 10; All drivers current via Lenovo system update (incl. bios 2.69).I have a Crucial SSD drive; I have verified Crucial SSD has latest firmware.I do not have (and have not had) a Mini SATA card installed - this is why the error is so weird to me.I DID recently change the Wifi Switch and cable (which is when the error started showing)The wires that would feed the Mini SSD are still covered with tape from the factory (I forget the colors)I have removed the battery, internal battery and power (and rebooted).  I have reseated the SSD and the DVD drive (and rebooted).I do not have Express software installed; the software that would control the Mini SATA drive (I can't see any "express" software in Add / Remove programs) Can you help me with this annoying mystery?

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I was playing an online game, and Windows 10 screen completely froze. All I could to in the end was switch it off at the wall

If Windows 10 screen completely freezes again, what can I do? Any key combination I can use to try to fix it and close down the game program?

A:Windows 10 Froze up, what can I do if it happens again?

Originally Posted by Yeremyah


I was playing an online game, and Windows 10 screen completely froze. All I could to in the end was switch it off at the wall

If Windows 10 screen completely freezes again, what can I do? Any key combination I can use to try to fix it and close down the game program?



Ctrl+Alt+Delete.....If you can open Task Manager you could shut down the game in Processes.
If neither of these work cut the power supply.

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