View Full Version : Can I disable the touchpad on an Acer Aspire laptop?

02-05-2012, 01:52 PM
My wife hates the touchpad on her Acer Aspire 5610Z laptop running Windows 7. Her palms brush the touchpad with predictable results. She uses a USB mouse and has a folded envelope taped over the touchpad to prevent her palms from contacting it. I looked in the Device Manager for a way to disable the touchpad entirely, but didn't see anything. Any ideas?

02-05-2012, 01:58 PM
Ctrl + Fn7 on most Acers

02-06-2012, 10:30 PM
That did it! Thanks.

02-10-2012, 08:09 AM
Hi, do you guys know how to enable scroll on touchpad for Acer?

08-10-2012, 04:43 PM
On mine it is Fn F7 to disable/enable touchpad . John