I cannot move my mouse while typiing [Solved/Closed]

ctjjj - Dec 17, 2009 at 03:46 PM - Latest reply:  Girlwithacomputer
- Apr 8, 2018 at 01:52 PM
I just got a brand new laptop a few days ago and if I try to type or hold a key my mouse will not move. I did not have this problem with the laptop I used before does anyone know what to do.
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ThatHelpfulGuy - Dec 31, 2012 at 04:45 PM
1) go to control panel
2) click on hardware and sound tab
3) Find Synaptics TouchPad (at the very bottom for me) and click on it
4) find where it says PalmCheck-Enhanced and ckick on it
5) move the mouse right and click on the settings button beside where it says PalmCheck-Enhanced
6) At the top, drag the arrow on the bar all the way left to turn it off.

Problem fixed :D!
thanks alot now I can play minecraft in peace
so I figured it out.

computer>os(c:)>program file>touchpad

Go to touchpad setting and for me it was unclick touchcheck. You can also open it up by rightclicking and going to personilze and mouse settings.
Good luck
waheed's answer worked perfectly. thanks alot. I have an acer aspire and had the same problem
Ive got a dell inspiron. same thing happend to me...go to the dell touchpad app, then touchpad settings and de-select touchcheck
thank you so much ahmed!! I also have an insperion
KDOG101 1 Posts Saturday January 9, 2010Registration date January 9, 2010 Last seen - Jan 9, 2010 at 09:35 PM
I have the same exact problem...whoever replies please be specific on how to fix it...
For Inspiron users as I am, go to Start > Control Panel > Mouse > then Touchpad Settings > Touchpad Settings > Unclick TouchCheck which is defaulted as enable.

your welcome *bows*
I had to install the latest synaptics drivers for the option to show http://www.synaptics.com/resources/drivers I was using v. from sept. 09. The latest ones as of today were v16.2.21 from nov. 2012 :)