Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 1501 Notebook ?

My toshiba laptop is brand new and the touchpad is not working, the cursor doesnt move at all unless I put a mouse...


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Go to the control panel,
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  1. you may need to change the control panel to classic view in the left pane, if the icon's are not present.
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  3. click on the mouse icon
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  5. in the mouse propertie's box go to device setting's
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  7. in the device window highlight the touchpad
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  9. check to see if it's enabled
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  11. if it's enabled and still not working click on setting's
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  13. go through all the mouse setting's to make sure there configured properly
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  15. if the touchpad still does'nt work go to hardware in the mouse propertie's box
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  17. highlight the touchpad in the device name window then click propertie's
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  19. check to see if it say's, this device is working properly
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  21. if you still have problem's with the touchpad use the troubleshoot tab to resolve the problem or you can try updating the driver.
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