[SATLUG] how to turn off touchpad
demeler at biochem.uthscsa.edu
Mon Mar 30 08:31:19 CDT 2009
> Agravating isn't it,
Yup. No kidding!
> my Acer 4420 is the same, and I too switched to a USB m=
> Sometimes mere proximity of my hand and fingers (typing) causes wild excursi=
> Believe the culprit is hand capacitance and static electricity=2E If I can l=
> my static wrist grounding strap, I'll share results=2E It has worsened late=
> wish I'd kept notes, relating to dates/weather conditions=2E Low humidity i=
> static intensity=2E A USB KB in addition to the USB mouse would eliminte th=
> e PITA=20
> factor (and increase my typing speed)=2E
...but it should be possible to turn the darn thing off entirely!
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