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Pavilion dm3t Touchpad

Product Name: Pavilion dm3t
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 (64-bit)

Is there a hardware on-off switch for the touchpad on my notebook. I want to use an external mouse only. Also, the user manual for my machine doesn't seem to match my actual hardware on this topic. 

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Re: Pavilion dm3t Touchpad

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Want to disable the touchpad. Is that right?


Thank you for sharing the issue details. I would like to help you.


I recommend you try the steps below and check if that Resolv_S the issue.

  • Click on Start and then type Mouse.
  • Navigate to Device settings.
  • Then select Disable and then click on Apply and then Close.
  • Restart the PC to check.

Hope this helps. Let me know for more.


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