Windows® 7 touchpad not working
What are the causes due to which touchpad is not working with Windows 7?
Windows 7 is a versatile operating system that was released by Microsoft Corporation in July 2009. It is integrated with a number of advanced features. It was intended to be a more focused, incremental upgrade to the Microsoft Windows line, with the goal of being compatible with applications. Network virtualization is new feature in Windows 7 which unites network resources and hardware components. Other features in Windows 7 include Windows Search, Snap, Jump Lists etc. It comes in six different editions they are Starter, Home Basic, Home Premium, Professional, Enterprise, and Ultimate. Sometimes, you may face issues with the touchpad. Most of the touchpad issues can be fixed easily. If it is hardware issues and you are in the warranty period it is better to inform the manufacturer. Sometimes, you may face touchpad issues due to the outdated driver. You also may face issues, if your touchpad driver gets corrupted.
Following are the symptoms, causes and tips to fix touch pad issues with Windows 7 Operating System:
- Tips to fix
Sometimes, you may see that your touchpad is not responding while using the touchpad with Windows 7 operating system. Sometimes, a particular area of your touchpad may not work properly. You need to fix this problem in order to use your system efficiently.
Most of the touchpad issues are caused due to the malfunctioned driver. Malwares in your system may affect the working of the touchpad. Incompatible touchpad drivers also create issues while using. So, you need to ensure the compatibility of the driver to the operating system, if you have any issues with touch pad.
If you have any issues with your touchpad, you need to verify that you have installed the device driver for the touchpad, because driver is essential for the proper working of the touchpad. If you do not have the driver, then you can download it from manufacturer’s website. It is better to update the driver regularly. You could get updates from the manufacturer’s website.
iYogi is the fastest growing online and remote tech support provider in the direct-to-consumers and small businesses sector. Our highly skilled and experienced tech experts available, 24x7x365 will provide the best issue resolution and customer satisfaction. Our award winning and low priced Annual Subscription covers the following services:
- Comprehensive support for touchpad issues in Windows 7 Operating System
- Diagnostic & repair for your technologies.
- Troubleshoot software errors.
- Update drivers and security to protect against online threats.
- Connect to Internet, devices and peripherals.
- Optimize your computer’s speed and performance.
Unlimited access to great tech support, all year around! We promise the lowest wait-time and highest resolution rate in the industry.