Windows - Automatically disable the touchpad of your laptop when a USB mouse is connected
You can configure Window to automatically disable the disable the touchpad of your laptop when a USB mouse is connected.
This manipulation can be performed on most of the latest laptops:
- Open the Control Panel.
- Go to Hardware & Sounds > Device and Printers > Mouse
- Select the last tab, which in most cases is the one referring to the trackpad:
- For Synaptics Touchpads: uncheck "Disable internal pointing device when external USB pointing device is attached".
- ELAN Touchpads: uncheck "Disable when external USB pointing device plug in".
Published by deri58
Latest update on February 7, 2014 at 01:50 PM by deri58.