Mouse problem

  dazza39 11:00 29 Jun 2009
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Hello

I have a HP laptop and bought a pen device and pad to use for it,loaded up drivers etc to try it out, disconnected from laptop,but now the mousepad won't work and cusrsor wont move?, tried a system restore no joy, took off the PC tablet software and still not working, only way I can get to work is to plug in a USB mouse to enable me work.
Any ideas why the mousepad disabled and won't work.

Thanks
Darrin

  mooly 11:17 29 Jun 2009

On Vista if you go to "control panel" and mouse and look at device settings (for the touchpad) there is a tick box to disable internal pointer when USB connected. Worth a look !

  dazza39 11:39 29 Jun 2009

Ok i'll looksie, mind you have to connect USB mouse to navigate there.

  woodchip 11:45 29 Jun 2009

Is this a Battery Free Mouse Pad and mouse? if so I had same problems with HP Laptop on xp home. I now use it on my Dual boot 98se & XP Home works okay on both on the desktop. Touchpad software and drivers on the Laptop may conflict I did not bother checking that side out

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