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

How to disable the touchpad.

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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.