Having problems with your HP Pavilion DV9740US Laptop ?

Touchpad scrollbar feature is disabled on my laptop

\015 I installed an external wireless mouse and now my HP Pavilion touchpad scrollbar doesn't work. I really want that feature back.\015

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Hi there.
The keyboard toggle to reactivate the touchpad is Fn - F7

Please post back if the problem persists.

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