Re: Dell laptop - Touchpad disabled. How do I fix it?

Hi Rawbrush

Welcome to the Dell community.

Depending on the system model, you can perform the following key combinations to enable / disable the touchpad

1. Fn+F3 or simply F3

2. Some system have a separate key on the right of F12 key with a picture of a touchpad and X on it which enables and disables the touchpad

3. Remove the battery and the adaptor from the system and any external devices, then press and hold the power/ start button for 30 seconds and release. Then start the system. This works many times

Please revert back with your observation.

Glad to assist you.

Sumer

Social Outreach Professional

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