Article ID : 00023132 / Last Modified : 08/16/2015Print

How to disable the touchpad.

    Follow this procedure to disable the touchpad.

    1. Click the Start button, point to Settings , and click Control Panel .
    2. In the Control Panel window, double-click the System icon.
    3. On the System Properties window, click the Device Manager tab.
    4. On the Device Manager tab, double-click Mouse .
    5. Under Mouse , double-click the installed Alps GlidePoint or Touchpad .
    6. In the Touchpad Properties window, click to check the Disable in this hardware profile box.
    7. Click the OK button.
    8. Click the Close button.