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solekwas
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Touchpad Enable/Disable Key in Synaptics Driver Upgrade

Hi,

i have Windows 8 and I have Installed Synaptics Newer Driver For This Operation System from Synaptics Website..

and My n5010 Laptop Enable/Disable Touchpad Button does not work.

Can i repair it with another way else downgrade to older version of Driver in DELL Website.?

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Re: Touchpad Enable/Disable Key in Synaptics Driver Upgrade

Hi solekwas,

I suggest you to install the Windows 7 Touchpad drivers in Compatibility Mode and check if the Enable/Disable button works. You can download the driver from the following link:
http://dell.to/XPg1o6

Please follow the steps provided below to install the drivers in Compatibility Mode:
1. Right-click the program's icon and choose Properties.
2. When the Properties dialog box appears, click the Compatibility tab and then click the Run Compatibility Troubleshooter button.
3. In the Compatibility Mode section, select the Run This Program in Compatibility Mode For check box and select the program's desired Windows version from the drop-down list.
4. Click "OK" and run the file again.

Please let me know if you need further assistance.

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Thanks and Regards,
Rajath N
Dell Social Media and Community Professional
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Download Drivers : http://dell.to/1hcxG98

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solekwas
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Re: Touchpad Enable/Disable Key in Synaptics Driver Upgrade

I've installed it before but it's old version of synaptics driver... synaptics added some features in new version for work with Windows 8 and if i install dell older version, i will lose them..

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Re: Touchpad Enable/Disable Key in Synaptics Driver Upgrade

Hi olekwas,

Thank you for your reply. We have not tested Inspiron N5010 officially with Windows 8 upgrade. Hence drivers for Windows 8 are not available. Please visit the following link that contains the list of Dell computers that are officially tested:
http://dell.to/WR55qN

Thanks and Regards,
Rajath N
Dell Social Media and Community Professional
Order Status : http://dell.to/1fgKSTr
Download Drivers : http://dell.to/1hcxG98

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