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Dell Laptop Trackball Too sensitive!
\015 I have a Dell Latitude D630 and my trackball is at the intersection of the "G", "H", and "B"...\015\012\015\012Everytime I type, especially when typing the "G", "H", or "B", and one of my fingers barely brushes the trackball, the cursor goes off into a new position, and I have to do a lot of deleting...Its taking me forever to type anything!\015\012\015\012I have tried to reduce the speed and precision of the pointer, usineg the control panel option on the start menu and it does not help...\015\012\015\012Is there any way to deactivate the trackball while I am typing, or using an external wireless mouse? \015\012\015\012Thannks!\015\012I have a Dell Inspiron 4100 and I have the same problem. IN the configuration screen for the mouse there is no possibility to disable the trackball... Anyone have a good idea on this, please help! Thank you in advance.\015
Easiest thing to do is to use a mouse. Just plug it in (ideally before you switch on), should automatically be recognised and away you go. I hate trackballs and the mousepads and when working on anyone elses laptop, always connect a mouse up.
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