Windows 10: How do I disable the touch pad?

Discus and support How do I disable the touch pad? in Windows 10 Customization to solve the problem; How do I disable the touchpad. When I type my thumbs or wrists touch the touchpad, causing words and letters to end up in the wrong place.... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Customization' started by RUSSELLDYRENG, Jun 12, 2019.

  1. How do I disable the touch pad?


    How do I disable the touchpad. When I type my thumbs or wrists touch the touchpad, causing words and letters to end up in the wrong place.

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    RUSSELLDYRENG, Jun 12, 2019
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  2. turn off touch pad

    Hi Brian,

    You can disable Touch pad from the Device Manager. Make sure that the mouse is already plugged in before disabling the touch pad. To disable Touch pad, follow these steps:

    • Press and hold Windows logo key + R.
    • Type Devmgmt.msc in the Run command dialog box.
    • Press Enter.
    • Expand Mice and other pointing devices.
    • Right-click on the first HID-compliant mouse entry.
    • Select Disable.
    • Hit Yes.

    Let us know if you need additional assistance.
     
    Kristine Arp, Jun 12, 2019
    #2
  3. Pawan1709 Win User
    touch pad

    Hi Gary,

    Thank you for posting your query on Microsoft Community. Let me assist you.

    The touch pad can be disabled by you on the Control Panel of your computer.

    Refer the steps below to disable the touchpad on your computer.


    • Right click on Start, and then click
      Control Panel.

    • Click Hardware and Sound.

    • Click Keyboard.

    • In the Mouse Properties
      window:

      • Click the Device Select tab to disable the touch pad.

      • Click the Touch Pad tab to adjust touch pad settings.

    • Click OK to save the settings and restart the system and check.

    Try updating the Touchpad drivers from the
    manufacturer's website
    and check if the issue persists.

    Follow the steps to update the drivers:

    a. Press Windows key + X key and click
    Device Manager.

    b. Expand the Touchpad tab.

    c. Right-click and click on Update driver software.

    d. Restart the computer and check.

    Hope this information is helpful. Please do let us know if you need further assistance, we’ll be glad to assist you.
     
    Pawan1709, Jun 12, 2019
    #3
  4. How do I disable the touch pad?

    disable mouse pad on windows 10


    I have a Asus laptop computer, Mod. number X53E. I have tried everything suggested to disable my touch pad mouse but none of the suggestions have help me disable it. Help.
     
    wayne dumanski, Jun 12, 2019
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