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Lenovo Ideapad flex 14 touchscreen not working

Q: Lenovo Ideapad flex 14 touchscreen not working

The touchscreen on my ideapad flex 14 laptop is not working. I've tried uninstalling the driver in device manager and then restarting my computer. I've also checked that all drivers are up to date. I'm on wondows 10 and I think it has worked since the upgrade (though I'm not 100% sure). Any ideas?

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A: Lenovo Ideapad flex 14 touchscreen not working

Welcome to the Forums Bevvy!

Press Windows+X.
- Select Device Manager.
- Find the Touchscreen driver under Mice and Other Pointing Devices>USB Touchscreen Controller(A111). You're going to uninstall this and check the box that says "Delete the driver software for this device". Don't worry, it won't blow up your computer.
- Restart your computer.
- Re-open the Device Manager, and confirm that the Touchscreen is now listed under Human Interface Devices.

Let us know how you get on.
Regards,
Shashi

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Installed Windows 10 on it, and it didn't fix it, reset to Windows 8, no fix, upgraded to 8.1 and still no fix, all updates and drivers installed, tried the device manager thing, yet still no touchscreen response. It doesn't even show up in device manager. Also, now the display, doesn't cover the whole screen, there are black bars all around the edges. 

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Hi everyone, The touchscreen of my idepad flex 14 stopped to work suddenly. I have upgraded to Windows 10 recently and  didn't have any problem but now the defect came up. I have checked the device manager and the HID compliant touch screen driver is there (Version from 2006) and seems to be ok. I have tried to upgrade the driver but Windows says that is the latest version. Is there a driver from Lenovo for the touchscreen device? I really would appreciate any help. Thanks,Mike   

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Recently my touchscreen of my laptop stoped working. I reset the laptop and everything, looked for solutions online, but I cant find any solution. Sometimes it worked again out of nowhere. But i prefer that it works all the time. So if anybody has a solution? Thank you in advance!

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Same problem here. The touch screen suddenly stopped working this evening. Reinstalled chipset but to no avail.

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Hi, since a few weeks i had an issue with my Flex 140D Notebook - the touchscreen doesn't work. What i've done was to uninstall the 3 USB-Devices below the HID-Section and the Touchscreen itself and rebooted the System. I did also an "Reset", see the link below, for the Mainboard but it doesn't fix the problem. Can someone give me a hint ? OS: Win 8.1 Pro Regards Mike http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_8-tms/touchscreen-not-working-windows-8-len...

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The Touchscreen of my Flex14 Notebook is not working.I tried all hints like deinstalling the HID Interface Device Drivers.I also took out the battery.After all I went back to factory setting. - touchscreen / tabletPC still not working.I reinstalled Win 8.1 and made upgrade to Win 10 - touchscreen still dead.How can I test if touchscreen hardware is functional.Any suggestions or help would be much appreciated. Best regards Siegfried

A:IdeaPad Flex 14 Touchscreen not working after upgr...

Welcome to the Forums Invertore! 
 
Press Windows+X.
- Select Device Manager.
- Find the Touchscreen driver under Mice and Other Pointing Devices>USB Touchscreen Controller(A111).  You're going to uninstall this and check the box that says "Delete the driver software for this device".  Don't worry, it won't blow up your computer.
- Restart your computer.
- Re-open the Device Manager, and confirm that the Touchscreen is now listed under Human Interface Devices.
 
Let us know how you get on.
Regards,
Shashi
 
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I  have an Ideapad Flex 15.
 
Since I upgraded yesterday to Windows 10, I have lost the touchscreen ability I had up to that point on Windows 8.1. On search for pen and touch, I was given this message on a system information page: "No pen or touch input is available for this display." I have looked in device manager under Human Interface Devices. Expanding the view to show hidden devices, I see "HID compliant touch screen." When I click to get device status, this is the message:
 
"Currently, this hardware device is not connected to the computer. (Code 45) To fix this problem, reconnect this hardware device to the computer."
 
How do I do that? I note a similar problem in Windows 8.1 on this posting:
 
http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows8_1-hardware/touchscreen-not-working/c48cda2...
 
Does anyone have any idea how to reconnect the hardware device -- or at least to solve this problem? Thanks!
 
 
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Hi Gvee,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community!
 
We are sorry to hear that touchscreen is not working in your Lenovo Flex 3.
 
Please do confirm which operating system is running on your laptop.
 
Best Regards,
Poojitha.
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I've had my Lenovo ideapad Flex 15 for just over a year now, so I guess this is the time at which things start going kerplooey. Today my touchscreen started going haywire, clicking rapidly and repeatedly in one random spot in the top left corner of my screen, so fast I couldn't use my touchpad to get the cursor away from the spot. After closing and reopening the computer, the problem stopped momentarily but then came back. I rebooted and when Windows restarted I received a pop up that "Windows Mouse and Keyboard Center has stopped working." The problem returned shortly after, and now my touchscreen has stopped working altogether. Can anyone help me?

A:Ideapad Flex 15 touchscreen woes

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A:Touchscreen stopped on ideapad flex 15

Hi there, Trevorb?
 
Thank you for writing in to the Lenovo Forum - happy to have you here today.
 
You could use the System Restore feature to get your computer back the time when it worked.
 
Update us how it goes.
 
 
 
 
Regards,
 
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The Lenovo IdeaPad 305 laptop comes in AMD and Intel models and comes with Windows 8.1 64-bit.
Did you just recently upgrade it to Windows 10 64-bit?

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