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Q: Lenovo Y50 70 trackpad buttons not working very we...

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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Model : Toshiba R30-A-1CQ / PT343 Windows 8.1
Problem developed that intermittently touchpad would fail to register button presses. - Seemed intermittent. Rebooting machine solved problem for a while.

Updated to Windows 10 via Microsoft Windows Update - problem still occurs.

Further problem examination shows that the button functionality stops working after the laptop is resumed from sleep. - Can now reproduce this 100%. Windows needs to be restarted for touchpad button functionality to be restored.

All Windows updates applied. Touchpad is using Alps driver Ver 10.100.303.105.

Is there a later/earlier touchpad driver which will resolve this problem?

FH

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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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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 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 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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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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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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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 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 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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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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The built-in mouse buttons stopped working. The touch pad still moves the cursor, but the machine's mousebuttons do not work (they will physically depress but no action is taken).

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Hello, I got a brand new lenovo laptop and installed Windows 7 on it because it is what we use in our business environment. I have updated all drivers and am unable to use any of the buttons near the trackpad. This includes all 3 buttons above and below the trackpad. THe trackpad itself is working, and I can left-click by tapping the trackpad but that is it. Can someone please help me with this issues.

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Hi all,i am new to this forum,i bought t420 last mounth from USA. Yesterday i spilled liquid on the clicks on touchpad. The right button works but it freezes sometimes, left doesnt work at all. Because i am in Europe now,the warnity does not cover.Do you have any idea how it can be fixed. Also the ultranav buttons dont work. With external mouse it works.Could you send me a link from a trackpad or some ideas.Thanks in forward.













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A:Touchpad buttons not working on lenovo t420

I guess the only thing to do is to take it apart and clean it;http://download.lenovo.com/ibmdl/pub/pc/pccbbs/mobiles_pdf/0a60007.pdf 





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Hello Lenovo Community, I have a Lenovo T440s but the three mouse buttons above the clickpad do not work. However if I uninstall the synaptics driver, the mouse buttons work but then click won't, kinda. Only tap to click works, no two-finger scrolling.  If I install the synpatics driver the mouse buttons do not work and I get full multi geasture support for the clickpad.  Lenovo Technical supports wants me to ship the PC.  Does anyone else have a different solution. Even in the mousepad settings, the mouse buttons do not show. Thank you

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Hello, I have a Y50 70 with trackpad buttons that have to be pressed very hard in order to get them to register. Does anyone have any advice about how I might fix this? Cheers

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Hello, I have just brought a HP 15 Series Laptop but I have a problem with the tackpad buttons. I find they are hard to press, does anyone else have experience of this and are there any solutions.   

A:Trackpad buttons stiff

#HPExpertDayYou can change the settings and try:http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c03385366

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I have an X1 Carbon Gen 3On all my previous Thinkpads wasy back since the T20 I've disabled the trackpad and buttons in the BIOS, but with this one disabling the Trackpad seems to leave the buttons active. I've always hated trackpads, and use the trackpoint or a mouse. I keep hitting the buttons when typing, which causes problems. Don't want tto diasble the trackpoint, just the pad and buttons. Possible? Also, a Windows Control Panel solution won't work as I run Linux.  

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Hello! I just bought a ThinkPad P50 (Type 20EN) less than two months ago.  Already the trackpad buttons are malfunctioning.  When I single-click the computer is reacting as if I double-clicked.  It makes it almost impossible to use the computer except with an external (USB) mouse.Ideas, anyone? Thanks,-Brian 

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I recently got this new Thinkpad T460p and installed Windows and Ubuntu in dual boot. Even after 3 Days there was no error. But today I noticed a quite annoying behaviour. When I boot into Windows (Start up --> Grub, select Windows Loader --> Windows 10 starts) there appears the loading cycle (those white points) and for a short moment, even before the locked Windows screen appears, I can see the cursor. But immediately after that (when the locked home screen appears) the laptop won't recognize any input via touchpad, buttons or trackpad andthere won't appear a cursor at all. I need to login and wait for about a minute (Whatever I do, the laptop won't recognize anything but the normal keyboard), thats the moment in which my Laptop realizes that there are more possibilities to input data then just the keyboard and recognizes everything (touchpad, buttons and trackpad).I already deinstalled the synaptic driver and reinstalled the latest update and even tried the one before that one just to be sure. Nothing fixed my problem yet.PS.: When I start into Ubuntu there is no Problem at all.PPS.: When I started into Windows a day ago It worked fine as well.

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Yesterday, out of absolutely nowhere, the clicking buttons on the bottom-left and bottom-right of my trackpad stopped working. I'd press down on them, but it almost felt like there was a physical blockage > they wouldn't click at all even if I pressed down hard. It was really troubling, since it meant that I'd always have to use an external mouse. (My laptop had fallen off the bed the previous night, so I figured that it was a result of that, even though it wasn't a bad fall and was cushioned by the carpet). Today, however, everything is back to normal. Both corners of the trackpad click easily and crisply, just as they had before. My question, though, is what the heck happened? Is this going to be a recurring problem? It's almost as though something had 'locked' the trackpad such that the corners wouldn't allow themselves to be clicked (note that the touch-sensitive scrolling functionality wasn't affected, just the clicking.) Seemed like a serious hardware problem, but now it seems back to normal (for the time being at least). I just want to know what happened, since it's very weird and unlike anything that I've seen before.

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So, we see that the P-Series have re-introduced physical trackPAD Buttons some years ago.... And there a 3-button design.When will we see these return to T-series? Still haven't read about the benefits of "NO" trackPAD Buttons...  Still haven't purchased a new T-series (T4xxs) since the 430s. Will '480' be when there's a resurgence of purchases of the T-series?

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I have a Toshiba Z830-10U.

Does anyone know how which piece(s) of software I need in order for the two programmable buttons near the power button (the eco button and the presentation button) and the button that should toggle on/off the trackpad (between the space bar and the track pad) to work?

Currently these three buttons do nothing when pressed. All other software is running correctly.

Thank you!

A:Satellite Z830-10U - How to get eco/presentation/trackpad buttons to work?

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Did you try to install VAP?
Value Added Package can be downloaded from Toshiba Eu driver page. This package contains some necessary apps which controls different notebook features and one of these features are the multimedia buttons

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I'm at a complete loss. Why would I want my buttons to be touch sensitive? When I attempt to actually do what they're meant for, CLICKING, the cursor is moved off of my target. Right clicking is basically pointless to attempt. Then in (flash) games, where I need to both click and move the mouse at the same time, they are fighting each other to move in opposite directions. It's completely useless as it is. Am I missing something? Is there some voodoo trick that will allow me to do what every other laptop has been able to do for 20 years?

If not, is there some way to disable the touch sensitivity of the buttons, but NOT the entire trackpad?

Thanks
 

A:How do I disable the touch sensitivity of the trackpad buttons on my HP dv6t?

You should be able to do this if you go into control panel, click on mouse and make the adjustments there.
Vicks
 

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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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If anyone has acces to the connections/schematics for the M4600 touchpad/button assembly, I'd love to see them! For some reason both the right buttons have stopped working. Tried to disconnect/reconnect  the 14 pin "touchpad cable from the mainboard, but unfortunately this did not do the trick. Need to look a bit deeper - so would love to see the schematics or at least the pinout of the connector(s)... (It's a button - how hard can it be to fix... ;-)
Thanks and best regards,
 Anders

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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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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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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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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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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'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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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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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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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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When I use a mouse, I want to use it with my left hand, which means I want the mouse buttons reversed--right button is primary, left button is "right-click."  I can set that up just fine.  But when I don't have the mouse with me and I'm using the trackpad and its click zones, I want that to behave normally, with a left click being the primary. I feel like I had this set up pretty well with my last laptop, which was a Dell with Windows 7.  Now I have an X1 Carbon (3rd gen) with Windows 8.1, and I can't seem to make it work.  I've tried installing the software for the Microsoft wireless mouse that I use.  But I haven't found a combination of settings in Windows + the MS Mouse utility that give me what I want, so I end up having to just go into the setting and swap the buttons every time I plug/unplug my mouse. Am I just weird (other than being left-handed)?  I guess I can just use the mouse right-handed, but I like to swap so I'm not wearing out my wrist on one side.  Anybody else have this setup working for them?  Thanks.













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A:How to reverse mouse buttons for a mouse but not for the trackpad

So to anyone who may have been curious about this, I think it just took some time to adapt to the new hardware, because I don't really have a problem anymore. I have my mouse set up for left-handed use at work. The trackpad is still right-handed, but because it doesn't actually require clicks like my old one did, I've gotten used to just single-finger tapping for left button clicks and two-finger tapping for right-button clicks. I just hadn't used a "magic" pad with all the fancy functionality before, and now I've got it doing what I want without having to change any settings.

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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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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.
 
 
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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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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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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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