Driver Details

Alps GlidePoint/StickPointer, v., A07

Alps Touch Pad Driver

Fixes & Enhancements

Release Date : 9/28/2004
Driver Name : Alps Touch Pad Driver
Version: (A07)

-Resolved the condition where the user can not move the pointer with stick
-Resolved the condition where the scroll does not become smoother
-Resolved the condition where the apoint.exe prevents normal logoff of the windows, when user changes the settings of "tap off when typing" function.
-Resolved the condition where the user settings are not preserved if other user turns the "Shared Settings" off before the first user re-logon to the system.
-Resolved the condition where the scroll function does not work on the Latitude D400, when user changes the Touch Pad driver settings along the following steps.
- Resolved the condition where the user can not enter German specific character, which can enter in combination with "AltGr" key, to the terminal Window of ReflectionX11.
- Resolved the condition where the pointing stick does not turn to enable when user selects "Enable device" for the pointing stick on [Device Select] tab.
-Resolved the condition where the on Thai-language environment, GUI and help strings of smooth scrolling and shared settings functions are shown in English.
-Resolved the condition where the the settings of "scroll speed" is not shared though "Shared settings" is enabled.
-Resolved the condition where the the scrolling speed on notepad does not match the scrolling speed, if "Enhance scrolling precision" check box is checked.
- Resolved the condition where the on "Windows Picture and Fax Viewer", the window behavior for the scrolling operation changes after the scroll bar appeared on the window.
-Resolved the condition where the state of [Tap off when typing] checkbox on Touch Pad tab is effective before user clicks [Apply] button.
- Resolved the condition where the sound that is assigned to the typing of stick is played under the following condition.
1) Enabled [Tap off when typing] checkbox on Stick tab
2) Enable [sound feedback] checkbox on others tab
3) Disable tapping on Stick tab
- Resolved the condition where the [Setting for Easy Capture] button is enabled when user assigns EasyCapture on the corner of the Touch Pad.
- Resolved the condition where the [Inertial Movement] tab is not disabled, when user disables Touch Pad on [Device Select] tab, and launches the "Mouse Properties" window again.
- Resolved the condition where the setting change of the [Inertial l Movement] tab does not applied immediately after [Apply] button clicked.
- Resolved the condition where the when user cancels the setting change of the [Inertial Movement] tab, default settings are applied for the Inertial movement area.
- Resolved the condition where the setting change of the Easy Capture does not applied immediately after [Apply] button clicked.
- Resolved the condition with the GUI on Simplified Chinese environment that shortcut character is assigned on the [Scroll area] Group-box.
- Removed the shortcut key from group-box. Added ":" character as the end of label strings.
- Resolved the condition where the "version" strings on the "about" dialog box did not be localized.
- Enabled the "Settings..." button on Button tab so that user can change the scroll speed of USB mouse.
- Resolved the condition where the direction of slider movement by a keyboard arrow key was different from other slider movement of APOINT. ("Settings for Scroll Method" from Stick tab)
- Resolved the condition where the the button of "Settings for Easy Capture" were enabled when "Easy Capture" function was assigned to the Touch Pad corner, though we disabled the Touch Pad on "Device Select" tab.
- Resolved the condition where the "Stick Scroll" checkbox is cleared when we disable the stick and enable the stick again from "Device Select" tab.
- Improved that the setting change of "Settings for Scroll" and "Touch Sensitivity" become effective immediately when user click the "


Version, A07


Mouse, Keyboard & Input Devices

Release date

16 Nov 2004

Last Updated

03 Nov 2011


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