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Satellite L350 - how to use double-click with touchpad?

Question: Satellite L350 - how to use double-click with touchpad?

Hi all,
I have a Satellite L350-156 and cannot figure out how to get the double click working from the large pad, without having to use the buttons,
Thanks for your help

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Answer: Satellite L350 - how to use double-click with touchpad?

any hint, would love to get some answers...tx

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Hello there, recently I installed Win 7 and the double click on the touch-pad is not responding. I have to use the left button. I re-installed the the drivers various times but the issue is still persisting. I'm using A300. When I go to Device manager settings everything looks like normally - device working properly. Is there any "connection" among Win 7 - VAP - Synaptic? At least I have a wireless mouse and it's working just fine :). Any idea?!

Answer:Satellite A300: Win 7 touchpad double click is not responding


You have to check if the ?double click, double touch? is enabled in touchpad properties!
Please go to control panel -> mouse -> device settings -> settings (or properties???)
There you will get many options related to the touchpad.
There you should find the option related to ?double click?


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I want to change settings from Double Click Zoom to Double Click "highlight" and don't know how. 

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Can anyone please help me figure out the solution to this? My Dell 14R 5437's touchpad isn't properly working lately. It's right-click button and double-tap to right click function isn't working as intended; the left-click button and single-tap to left click function is working ok. When plugging an external mouse, however, I can right click as normal.
I tried reinstalling the driver from the Dell website and it's still not working properly. Any suggestions would be appreciated.

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My sons Satellite L350 touchpad is not working and he has told me he has messed about inside with a friend.

The ribbon is chewed up. I can not find a touchpad to motherboard ribbon anywhere apart from one from a L450..are they compatible and if not ,where can i buy one for a L350.Many thanks..!

Answer:Need new touchpad ribbon for Satellite L350

Unfortunately I cannot say for sure if both models use the same touchpad.
Maybe you should ask nearest Toshiba service. If the guys confirm this, you can order it.

Do you want to exchange it alone?

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I have a toshiba laptop Satellite L350 with Vista 32 bit, and my problem is NOT working FN keys.
I've installed allready Synoptics Touch Pad V6.3 from Toshiba website, but it didnt help.

I've searched for other mentioned software posted on this forum, but i couldnt find.

The biggest problem ist that my touchpad is blocked, and not-working FN+F9 made

Me use just keyboard - which is difficult and annoying :(
I would be really greatefull if somebody can help me :(


Answer:Satellite L350 - touchpad FN and F9 key is not working

So did you install Windows yourself using a generic street copy?

You will need to install the drivers from the Toshiba website.

I think the Value Added Package installs Fn key support, along with other important functions.

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Hi guys, been a while. I hope you can help!

I have a Satellite L350-210, it is about a year old and running Vista HP.

Out of the blue, the touchpad stopped responding. I have tried enabling/disabling it using the FN + F9 key, updated the drivers, nothing. So then I uninstalled the drivers altogether, and reinstalled them using the ones listed on the official synaptics site, and the one on the toshiba site, nothing. Uninstalled again, and let the laptop find the drivers. Nada.

I went to the device list and the Synaptics device isn't even listed under mouse and pointers where it usually is. The only evidence it even exists is it still seems that it is listed as a startup program and when going to the mouse menu in the control panel, there is a seperate tab with the synaptics logo on it, although nothing in the tab is clickable. Everything is grayed out no mention of touchpad at all.

Does anyone have a clue? I would be most grateful for any help!

Answer:Satellite L350-210 touchpad not recognized

You could try, in device manager, right-click on 'Mice and other pointing devices', choose 'uninstall'. Then re-boot. Windows should discover the touchpad again. I was asked to look at an Acer Aspire which had the same problem. I think I would lift up the keyboard, see if it's possible to find the plug from the touchpad to the motherboard. Unplug it. Re-boot windows. Shut down. Plug it back in, re-boot Laptop and if all is well it should force windows to find it again and install the drivers.

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Ya my touchpad stopped working and the 2 buttons underneath. I have been using a usb mouse but I want to free up that space, is there any solutions please.

Answer:Re: Touchpad has stopped working on my Satellite L350-171

Please check at first if the touchpad is enabled or disabled.
Use FN+F9 key combination and be sure touchpad is enabled.

Check also device manager and entry for ?Mice and other pointing devices?. Is touchpad listed there?

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The touchpad on my new Aspire V3-572P can not double tap or click. i can move the cursor around to highlight but i can not tap or click to open apps or links. It is running in Win 8.1 64-bit. some information on touch pad:                                             Driver Provider: Microsoft                        Driver Date: 6/21/2006                        Driver Version: 6.3.9600.17041                        Driver Signer:?Microsoft Windows  I do not think it is a hardware problem. It might just need to install the right driver. Any idea how to solve the problem? If not, I will return my laptop to store for refund even though i think it is a good computer?hardwarewise. 

Answer:new V3-572P touchpad can not double tap or click

The version of TouchPad drivers you have mentioned is quite old. You can download the latest drivers and check if that works. To do this, follow the steps below:1. Go to Go to the box below "Search by Product Model" and type Aspire V3-572P. Click "Search".3. Once your model appears on the screen, click the drop-down menu besides "Operating System" and select your Windows version.4. Go to "Driver" tab and download the latest TouchPad drivers for your model.Hope this will help you.

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Hi! My first post here so if I'm in the wrong forum, sorry in advance. Where do I disable my touchpad from double clicking?I don't want to click with the touchpad at all, just with the two buttons. I have the Lenovo W500 and Vista Business. 

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I have a Dell Inspiron 1501, WinXP, and the touchpad is doing double and even triple clicks when I do a single click. The problem is intermittent. Sometimes it's fine, sometimes it's horrendous. This almost cripples the computer for doing any serious work (3 windows open instead of one, programs get closed by accident, windows pop up and down all over the place). I have reintstalled the touchpad driver from Dell several times, I have fiddled with all mouse settings in control panel, and I have replaced the actual touchpad hardware, the housing that includes the touchpad, so I don't think it's the physical button itself. However, an external mouse connected to the computer does not have this issue, so it could still be the hardware. Any ideas?


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I have just changed from a Satellite M70 and the performance of the touchpad is far superior. Is it possible to install the M70 touchpad driver on the L350? Anyone see any problems?

The Satellite L350 driver lets the pointer jump all over the screen. Before you say "change the settings" - I have - for about an hour.
The Satellite M70 driver has far more stability and more features - like each corner can have a function - copy and paste for instance.

Any technophobe at Toshiba got any ideas before I screw up the main interface on my new L350.

Answer:Satellite L350-277 - Can I install touchpad driver from another model?


I can?t imagine that the jumping will be caused due the driver. Make sure that you are not touching the touchpad if you type something. Alternative you can disable the touchpad due writing if you press FN+F9.
Check this!!!

And before you install a driver from another notebook you should test the newest driver for your notebook. Please check the Toshiba website for an update of L350 driver first: > Support & Downloads > Download Drivers

By the way: What OS is installed at the moment? Do you use preinstalled OS from Toshiba?

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Hi all

Last Friday when closing down around 11 updates were applied to Windows 7 (32 bit). When I fired up the laptop this morning the touchpad has stopped working and I have had to plug in an external mouse.

So far I have tried downloading the driver from Toshiba site, uninstalling the driver, rebooting and then re-installing the driver and this has not worked.

Not yet gone for a system restore, before I try this anyone else had this issue?

Any ideas of how to cure??


Answer:Satellite L350 -262 touchpad stopped after latest windows updates

Are you sure its not disabled?
Check the key combination FN + F9

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since the update to Windows 7 my touchpad from my Toshiba Satellite L350- 17Q doesn?t work anymore. I don?t see him in device manager anymore. I try to use added value package and the new drivers from Toshiba site, but this also didn't help.

Please help!!

PS. my USB mouse works fine, but I don?t got more USB space if i got 2 external USB HDDs and my dj panel.

Answer:After Win7 upgrade touchpad doesn’t work on my Satellite L350-17Q

What happen if you use FN+F9 key combination?
Have you checked all mouse settings?

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Hi, I am trying to find how to alter my touchpad settings - precisely, I would like double tap to be right click (and alter other settings too, such as double swipe to left works as back in browser). Does anyone know how to do it? I can't seem to find manual for the touchpad. Thanks in advance!!! Darian

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Hi Just wondering if that is possible? It should be if somebody knows the path (command line prompt to that function) which is then pasted to the 2 finger double tab configure section of the ultranav menu.On the side note, the latest update for the thinkpad ultranav finally made the gesturing and the movement of the touchpad more responsive. I used to have the 2 finger double tap for the windows aero flipping but after the update it was lost and that post i originally made regarding this seems to have been lost in the hundreds of posting on this forum....(Maybe we should have a reference sheet of all the command line shortcuts for simple functions such as right clicking, going to the desktop, switching between applications etc in a list so people can configure their 2 finger double tap or the 3 finger press in the ultranav since all thinkpads these days have the multitouch capibility) Thanks

Answer:2 finger double tap for the right click function of the thinkpad touchpad??

Was it this thread?

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After upgrading to windows 10. Double tap touch pack to click on icons isn't working. I am having to use the left button instead. Any idea? My laptop is HPG61

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Hey! I've got a Dell Inspiron 3000 series which just recovered from some boot problems--I had to reinstall a Windows 10 image from the Microsoft website; was having problems downloading the Dell factory image.
One thing is still bugging me; I'm convinced that before the troubles, I could tap with two fingers on the mouse touchpad to send a right click. I've grown very used to this and can't figure out how to get it back. I downloaded and installed the touchpad drivers listed for my service tag, and the touchpad is working just fine for basic operations, but I don't have any control panel options to customize the touchpad beyond what a generic mouse could do. Is there any way to get this option back? Thank you very much.

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My son has just purchased a Satellite P850 laptop to use for school work and gaming and has noticed a problem with the behaviour of the touchpad.

When using the touchpad, if you have one finger in the area of the touchpad used for mouse movement, and then try to click the right hand mouse button, the laptop behaves as if you clicked the left mouse button. If you click the right hand mouse button when you are not touching the mouse movement area, it behaves correctly.

We have tried changing various touchpad settings but have not been able to correct this problem. We have also updated the drivers for the touchpad to the latest version from the Synaptics website, but the problem still exists.

Is there a particular driver or setting that gives the correct behaviour of the right hand mouse button whilst still touching the touchpad with the other finger?

Answer:Satellite P850 - Right click on touchpad acting like a left click

> When using the touchpad, if you have one finger in the area of the touchpad used for mouse >movement, and then try to click the right hand mouse button, the laptop behaves as if you clicked >the left mouse button
Sorry but I use touchpad too but in moment when I use one of the touchpad buttons I don?t touch touchpad area at this moment. I have two Toshiba notebooks and I tried to test this on both of them but none of them react on the way described in your posting.

As far as I know such behaviour can be result of ?confused? touchpad.
>... when you are not touching the mouse movement area, it behaves correctly.
In my opinion it is the right way to use touchpad correctly. I don?t think you can change anything using some other touchpad driver. Preinstalled driver is tested and I think the right one.

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I have Satellite L305D-S5934 and the keypad is not working properly. I can use the keyapad to point but it wll not execute a double click. The Left click won't work ..I think it is a hardware issue I have tried to reset everything and downloaded synaptics at least 3 times.

Anybody got any suggestions?
It does work with a USB mouse. It is still under warranty but the agent wants to keep my laptop for 6 weeks to fix it while they get a part in from US. and they wont test it for me for free so I am not even 100% certain it is harware related?

Hope someone can help me, Thanks

Answer:Satellite Pro L305D-S5934 - Keypad will not execute a double click


Do you mean the left mouse button before the touchpad or the ?Tapping? function on the touchpad?

The Tapping function must be enabled first. This is the same as clicking the left TouchPad ?mouse? button.
Navigate to control panel > Mouse > Device Settings > Settings > Tapping. There you can check if the function is enabled or not.


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My touchpad is not functioning properly. It suddenly would not allow right click function, and i no longer can scroll up and down. I have tried updating and restarting , it still has not worked. Also the right hand side of the touchpad seems stiff, it is not clicking as it used to. Please help, as i have no one hear or in my visinity who knows how to fix lenovo laptops.

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Dear Support,
I have a Dell VOSTRO 3560 laptop that has an Elan Tech SmartPad touchpad. I like its responsiveness very much.
Unfortunately, I recently spilled a bit of coffee and some of that went under the touch pad left and right buttons. The buttons stopped functioning but the touch pad itself is still very good.
Even before the spill I rarely used the buttons. I always used the touch pad to tap to click and two finger tap to right-click.Strangely though, after the spill when the hardware buttons stopped working, the tapping on the touch pad also stopped working. I made sure that the touch pad still can do tap clicking by uninstalling the Dell TouchPad driver and reverting to the Microsoft Mouse PS2 driver. In that case I can use the tap to click feature but only for 1 finger tap. I do not get any other feature as the driver is the simple generic MS one.
My question is would it be possible to still use the Elan tech provided (Dell TouchPad) driver and somehow configure it to accept the tap to click and two finger tap to right-click? This in addition to all the remaining scrolling and gesture support that the driver implements? I tried all the Dell Touchpad settings applet but nothing changed. Perhaps a registry value setting in the section for the elantech?
What seems to be happening now is that the driver is doing some hardware diagnostics, determining that the hardware buttons left and right are not working, and consequently completely disabling left and right click comm... Read more

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I have a Toshiba Satellite L50-B-1NL running on Windows 8.1. I am trying to disable the tap to click option on the track pad, as I find it is way to sensitive causing increased frustration.

I searched Google and it says there is an option to turn of track pad, but when I go into my settings the turn off option is the only one missing? Is there a way I can turn off tap to click as it is driving me mental.

Answer:Satellite L50-B-1NL - How do I disable tap to click on touchpad?

If I understand you right you want to disable whole touchpad, right.
You can do this using FN+F5 key combination or using F5 key only.

Please open user?s manuals and check page 58. There you and find very useful info about usage of F keys.

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I own a Toshiba L500-A-1EF and although the touchpad works properly, cursor moves, one tap acts like a click, etc, the click itself is not working.
I've tried updating the Synaptics drivers and playing around with the touchpad settings but sadly with no results.
Can someone help me?
Many thanks.

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I have the X1 Carbon Touch thinkpad with Windows 8 and I just noticed that I need to click on the touchpad real hard for the click to register. Tapping works fine but clicking requires me to apply a lot of pressure. I have restored the default settings of the touchpad and still have this problem.Are there any known issues with Touchpad click issues and requiring a hard presss?

Answer:X1 Carbon touchpad requires a hard touchpad press and click for click to register

Hi, vtjiggy
Does this apply to the entire TrackPad? Do both left and right-clicking require a great deal of force? You could also try installing the latest Synapatics driver and see if that helps at all. Synaptics is the company that develops UltraNav, which is installed on all ThinkPad systems by default. The latest driver can be found here.
Good luck. Let me know how it goes,

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on my childs satellite click mini L9W-B-102 the touch pad dosnt work and no mouse pointer can someone please help me

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Hello all

I have had my new Toshiba Satellite C50D-B-11N laptop for a few days now and I like it a lot.. However I do NOT like the touchpad clicker. Is there any way to turn the click function off on the touchpad as it clicks things whilst I?m moving my finger across the touchpad and it is really annoying me seriously and there is no setting that I can find to resolve this issue!?

I have looked in mouse and touchpad settings and there is no setting to turn the touchpad click function off. Can anybody help please?

Thanks very much

Answer:How to disable touchpad click on my Satellite C50D-B-11N?

To be honest such issue is not known to me and I heard it for the first time now. Usually if something should be ?opened? you must use tapping option.
With other words, so long you have permanent contact with touchpad surface nothing should be open and click option cannot be active.

Anyway, check please if you can find tapping option in mouse properties and disable it just to see if problem persists.

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I have a new U920t-102 which I am very happy with, but I have this issue with the mousepad's right click (meaning the 'button' the user is able to press on the bottom-right side of the mousepad): sometimes it actually works as a right click, sometimes it works as a left click.
This is annoying especially during web navigation: I'm used to right click on links and open them in a new tab, but when the right click acts as left, I loose the current web page.

I tried to figure out what this behaviour depends on, looking at the animated synaptic icon in windows' tray bar while playing with the left and right click; if I continuosly press the right click button on the mousepad, after some repetitions it will consistely and correctly work as right click, but if press the left click once or more than once, the right click button works as left click for some pressures, and then 'corrects' itself and start again to work correctly.

Any idea/suggestion? is it a hardware problem?


Answer:Satellite U920t-102 touchpad right click issue

Usually the touchpad right / left click can be configured in the Synaptics settings.
Right click on Synaptics icon in tray and point to devices properties.
In buttons tab you will be able to choose right handed scheme or left handed.
Here you could choose the scheme appropriate for you.

You can also try to uninstall the Synaptics touchpad driver and could test the touchpad functionality without the usage of additional touchpad software.

But if this doesn’t help, your might have hardware problem

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hi users,

i bought a new toshiba Satellite L50-A111X, i dont that there is a problem or weither right click on its touch mouse pad isnt available at all.

please help.
thanks in advance

Answer:Re: Satellite L50-A111X - issues with right click on touchpad

Sorry it sounds maybe stupid now but I didn?t understand what do you mean exactly.
Can you use touchpad buttons? What is the problem with the right one?

Open please touch pad settings and check the settings for touchpad buttons please.

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I have a problem with the mouse volume - everytime I tap the touch pad it is like I am clicking the mouse and its very noisey.

How do i turn it off?

Thank you

Answer:How to disable touchpad click sound on Satellite L


Usually the touchpad does not create any sounds.
I assume you have installed an USB mouse and the sound appears due to the usage of this mouse.

I have no clue what mouse software this is but I think you should check the settings inside this tool.
Otherwise you have to check the control panel -> mouse
There are some options which are available to mouse and touchpad.


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I'v just bought a toshiba u400-15.
It seems to have a problem in a key of the touchpad.

After pushing the left key, it makes a sort of "click" when it goes up.
The right key doesn't make this sound. Is it normal?

Thank you.

Bye. Valerio

Answer:Satellite U400-15h - touchpad key makes a click noise


It looks like a mechanical touchpad button issue.
I think in your case only a touchpad button replacement would be a real option ?

What do you think about this opinion?

I think the ASP help is needed and therefore you should contact the ASP in your country for a touchpad test?

But is this issue really so annoying? I mean the technician would replace this but you will have to send the notebook and should wait a time until this issue could be fixed.

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The left click on my touchpad has stopped working. It works *very* occasionally but mostly it doesn't. It also freezes the screen if I try to click it too often (in a fit of temper usually ;) )

A USB mouse works fine, which is okay when I'm working on my desk but means I can no longer use my laptop on my lap! The tap click does work, but I don't like using it.

I reinstalled the drivers and that hasn't solved it. I turned the laptop upside down and gave it a good shake to get rid of any crumbs etc under the mouse and that hasn't solved it either.

Any other ideas?

Answer:Satellite C650D - left click on touchpad does not work


Could be possible that there is a mechanical problem with the touchpad button?
Pressing the button too often might lead to the system freezing because of the CPU stress and load.

In my opinion the touchpad board or the single button (if possible) should be replaced.

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Satellite C660 running Windows 7 64 bit OS.
When clicking on a picture / image, the RH click context does NOT contain option to 'save as backgound' to desktop even though the Windows 7 instruction on changing your desktop say that this is how one does it.

I've run XP previously and this option was always there,
Any ideas how this can be remedied?

Answer:Satellite C660 - Touchpad RH click does not contain save option

And when you open certain photo using Windows photo viewer is this option available with right mouse click?

By the way: I use the same OS on my Satellite notebook and this option is available.

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Hi again.

Can I configure the clickpad in a way that the two-finger tap emulates the middle (or mouse wheel) click instead of the right click.

I can't seem to find it among the properties of the clickpad.

Thank you very much

Answer:Satellite L50 - Synaptics touchpad: two finger tap - middle click


The Synaptics touchpad can be found in
Control panel ? mouse ? last tab ?Device settings? ? ?Settings? button-

(the tab and button name could be different)

If the mentioned option isn?t available in the Synaptics settings, then the option isn?t supported

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I've updated my Click Mini to Windows 10. I've encountered one problem where sometimes my touchpad isn't working correctly. Instead of making the pointer move up and down when instructed, the pointer will go left and right. When making the movement to make the pointer go left and right, it goes up and down. To avoid the problem I connect a mouse or use the touchscreen, however it's still quite annoying.

After booting up the click mini, this seems to be the case 50% of the time.. I suppose it's a software issue. Is there a fix? Is this a known issue?


Answer:Satellite Click Mini L9W-B: Touchpad is inverted in Windows 10

Also it seems my screen doesn't want to rotate when I turn the tablet around. (No, screen rotation lock isn't on)

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Having just bought a ClickMini to replace my trusty Libretto 100 there are a couple of things that I hope other users or forum experts can help me with.

1) does anyone know how to TURN OFF tapping to click on the ALPS 'mouse pad'. Having been used to a 'nipple' and proper click bars this 'feature' does not work well for me, giving false activations more often than I would like. Note that I have looked at the pad properties in Control Panel and, it appears from this, that tapping either is not active (which it is) or that it cannot be changed. Note also that the ALPS driver is up-to-date having downloaded from the Toshibs website without effect on my problem.

2) how can I display the status of both the battery in the tablet section and that in the keyboard dock? Several folk refer to doing so, or seem to, in the threads below but I cannot find any way of doing so. Your help and advice will be valued.

Finally, although new to this forum and with a new machine, I am far from a Newbie in PC computing terms having bee using compurters in various guises since before the IBM PC was invented. So I am far from being inexperienced and unable to read between the lines of an instruction manual, indeed I have written many myself!

Hoping someone out there can help, yours aye

Answer:Satellite Click Mini L9W-B - questions about: touchpad and battery

> 2) how can I display the status of both the battery in the tablet section and that in the keyboard dock? Several folk refer to doing so, or seem to, in the threads below but I
> cannot find any way of doing so. Your help and advice will be valued.

Go to the classic Windows desktop (not the modern Tile-GUI), locate the battery indicator in the task bar in the lower right corner, double click it to expand it and it shows the status of both batteries.

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When using the touchpad on my new laptop the right click works fine when I am not moving the cursor
however when I have one finger on the touchpad such as my index finger and try to press the right button with my thumb it only ever registers as a left click.

This seems like an intentional function so I hope one of you has a simple solution.

Answer:Satellite P850-02C - right click is not working while touching touchpad


I think you will need to disable the option called Momentum.
This can be done in the Synaptics touchpad settings (control panel -> mouse -> Synaptics tab -> Settings button)

Expand the option called ?Pointing? and remove the mark from ?Momentum? point.

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Just bought my Satellite P50-C-18k laptop yesterday - I do not like having tap to click as it seems to be over sensitive and accidentally selects various links as I move the cursor around.
So a simple task - how to disable tap to click on the touchpad - or seriously reduce the sensitivity.

I have of course gone to control panel and unchecked all of the various multiple finger options etc for the touchpad/Elan. I have also had a look at the mouse options but nothing obvious there. I downloaded the touchpad driver from the Toshiba website but that made no difference.

I noticed an earlier thread where people were messing around with the registry but on a different model so i dont really want to try that on my new laptop but if someone can confirm if thats suitable for use with Windows 10 (anniversary updated) 64 bit on the P50_C_18K I will give it a go.

The website is pretty frustrating - with Yoko offering tips that are not really helpful and no obvious way to make a quick phone call for support.

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I have a brand new Satellite L50 CI3 laptop. However, it seem there is a fault with the left and right buttons on the touchpad.

The right click behaves like a left click i.e. it does not open a menu.

The left click cannot drag and drop, this includes when using scroll bars.

I've reinstalled everything but nothing has changed. Is this a common problem? Is this likely to a problem with the hardware or software?

Answer:Touchpad right/left click is not working properly on Satellite L50


On this virtual way it is not easy to say what is wrong there. Have you noticed this issue from he first day of usage?
I mean when you start your notebook for the first time it has original factory settings and everything should be OK.

If I understand you right there is some reaction when you use touchpad buttons so what you can try is to set all touchpad options to default settings.

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I have a problem with the left click of my Satellite Pro M40 (PSM46E). It has lost the 'click'.
Does anyone have some guidance for taking the top off to repair? What screws and how etc?

Many Thanks

Answer:Satellite Pro M40 - touchpad and left click repair guidance


I think you will not get some guides because only an ASP (authorized service provider) has someone. These documents are not for the public.

I don?t know how to disassemble the notebook but this procedure is tricky. You must remove a lot of screws and parts like keyboard, LCD, upper cover and so far.

*You can try it and try but it?s your own risk*. I think this should do by a notebook technician.

By the way, I founded a maybe interesting article for you:


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I'm having trouble with my touchpad and I've tried everything I'd be gratefull if someone here helped me...

My problem is that I can't left click with my touchpad, the button doesn't work neither does taping, although the right button works.

I on the internet when suddently it starte failling and draging everything i clicked, then it just stoped working.

Also I went to the mouse options and switched to left handed touchpad, and when I click with the right button the left button works, but then the right click (that's now on the left) won't work neither does tapping.

Answer:Touchpad left click does not work on Satellite L650

So this means that touchpad hardware (touchpad buttons) are ok.
You should check if new touchpad software/driver installation would help you to get rid of this annoying issue.

In device manager you should firstly remove the touchpad device. Reboot the notebook and then install the touchpad driver once again.

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Hello. Using, I've been trying to figure out how to paste the clipboard into the window your mouse pointer is pointed.

If anyone has used unix you are familiar with what i am asking for; just to double right click or middle click and to paste the content of clipboard to the given window.

Can anyone offer any ideas for .net?

I would use double right click, or middle click, or single right click.

Please respond with your ideas~



Answer:Help me paste clipboard text with double right click (or right click, click)

This is kind of confusing but I just wanted code to paste the clipboard by using the mouse.

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Hi guys,

Just purchased a new laptop and have noticed that the right click key is very loud and hard to press, the left click is normal, quiet and light to press.

This was the most expensive laptop in the store with the 4th gen i7...yet the right click sounds and feels like something from a laptop from 10 years ago. Anyone else have this issue ?

Think I might return it as I just don't enjoy using it.

Answer:Satellite P50T-AO1C - touchpad right click key is oud and hard to press

I agree... visit the notebook dealer, show him the button issue, test the button on another P50T unit and ask for replacement.

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Trying to be helpful, I emailed Toshiba to let them know of a broken link to the latest Elan Touchpad Driver for the Click Mini. Obviously not trying to be so helpful, I received an automated email from Toshiba telling me I had to to post this on the forum instead. This doesn't give me a nice warm feeling regarding customer support levels, but hey ho....

The broken link is:

The driver support page points you to this dead link. I cant find the driver file in question anywhere else on the web:



Answer:Satellite Click Mini L9W-B - Elan Touchpad - Missing Driver Hyperlink

Obviously something went wrong during the upload...

But ELAN touchpad driver does not depend on the notebook model.
You can use the ELAN touchpad driver released for other notebook series.

So in case this link doesn’t work, choose ELAN driver released for another Toshiba notebook series.

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I have recently noticed some odd behavior in my computer, for some reason when I open My Computer and double click on a hard drive (I have 3) it will not open the drive. However I can still right-click and choose Explore to get around it.

At first I thought that this was a virus but after 3 scans with SpyBot I am still clean. Any ideas? It's not critical but I do find it odd.

Answer:[SOLVED] Baffled again, double-click does not open hard drives but right click will

What happens when you double click? Nothing, or Search opens, or a command prompt, or something else?

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My symptoms are these:
right click hangs on all files but not folders for about 30-40 seconds then works fine for a few moments but once I click away or do anything else the problem comes back
using the keyboard to copy hangs and then once the computer "unfreezes" copy/paste with keyboard works fine
double clicking on a file that would launch a program hangs for a while then opens the program.
using the delete key hangs
Otherwise performance is normal everything runs fine while using all programs.

What I have tried so far:
Running Adaware and AVG to determine if spyware/malware installed
using shellview to disable processes - no results
cleaned temp files and defragmented drives
uninstalled hp easy button keyboard software

Problem does not occur in safe mode.

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 9:41:43 AM, on 6/20/2008
Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16674)

Running processes:
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Apple\Mobile Device Support\bin\AppleMobileDeviceService.exe
C:\Program Files\Bonjour\mDNSResponder.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\LightScribe\LSSrvc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svcho... Read more

Answer:Right click hangs, copy/paste, double click on files hang

Bump, please

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I'm using a brand new Yoga 13 (Window 8 Pro).  Clicking on the touchpad (not the touch screen) sometimes has issues.  Specifically, every once in a while, a single-click on the touchpad will result in double-click behavior. I'm not referring to tapping, but rather physical clicking (press, depress touchpad on the lower left). I disabled tap-to-click in case it was registering the tap, and then the click.  That didn't resolve the issue. I also increased the speed required (within Windows) for a double-click to the fastest (least time between clicks) possible.  That also didn't resolve the issue. It really seems like the touchpad, every once in a while, registers a double-click, like some sort of physical defect in the touchpad that presses, depresses, presses depresses immediately. Ideas? 

Answer:Yoga 13, Windows 8 Pro, Single-Click sometimes results in Double-Click

I'm running Windows 8 (Not Pro) on a brand new Yoga 13 and am experiencing the same probem.  It doesnt happen all the time but just enough to be really annoying.  It seems like if I try right clicking I can get it to stop.

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Lately my pc has been acting a bit weird. I have windows xp. Sometimes when I go to click on something it will jump up or down and I have to scroll back to it and do it again..anyways I ran SUPERAntiSpyware and it detected 114 file threats which it said it got rid of but everytime I do a scan the same ones continue to come back. I saved the scan log to show you. Can you please help me get rid of these once and for all.

SUPERAntiSpyware Scan Log

Generated 12/11/2014 at 12:23 PM

Application Version : 6.0.1164
Database Version : 11645

Scan type : Quick Scan
Total Scan Time : 00:03:21

Operating System Information
Windows XP Home Edition 32-bit, Service Pack 3 (Build 5.01.2600)

Memory items scanned : 313
Memory threats detected : 0
Registry items scanned : 16716
Registry threats detected : 0
File items scanned : 4312
File threats detected : 114


Answer:double click, get clicky, fast click keeps coming back even after

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WLM opens emails with a single click rather than just selecting the email. The boxes selecting double click to open are checked. This box is in the folders section and may be for folders ouyside of WLM. I want single click to select and double click to open emails.

Answer:How do I change single click to double click to open emails?

Quote: Originally Posted by flyboyo2

WLM opens emails with a single click rather than just selecting the email. The boxes selecting double click to open are checked. This box is in the folders section and may be for folders ouyside of WLM. I want single click to select and double click to open emails.

Correct. "Folder Options" refers to Windows Explorer. The "folders" within a program, like WLM, are under the control of the program. However I noticed that my version of WLM (2009) behaves the way you want without the "Reading" pane turned on. If I turn it on then a single click shows the email in the reading pane. If I turn it off, it takes a double click to open the email to view it. The reading pane is controlled via the "Layout" Viewing option.

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please slove it 
i am click single time but mouse take double times and files are open 
please slove it
thank you

Answer:double click problem in mouse i click single time

G'day hassensk, and Welcome to BC.
Windows 7 ?    windows XP...? Windows 8 ?......

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Just a goofy phenomena that seems to be puzzling me. Each time I single click on a desktop icon, it acts like it was double clicked and opens the file/program. When single clicking on a scroll-bar to the right of a window, it acts like it was double clicked, traveling much further down the screen than expected.

I'm using Windows ME. My mouse is an IBM Scrollpoint II, 3-button mouse with a small scroll pivot-lever. Any assistance to solve this problem will be appreciated. Thanks.

Answer:Single mouse click acts like a double-click

Hi there Amaul,

One thing to check is go into the 'mouse properties' in the 'Control Panel' and under the 'Buttons' tab there will be an option for 'Files and Folders'. Make sure the 'double-click to open an item' is selected.

Hope this helps.

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The mouse/cursor is working, but is not working when double clicked. Nothing has really changed, except for some occasional cleaning, scanning, defrag. Kind of a pain to open things this way. And the one thing the curser still can do is open links with a click. Any ideas how to fix? Running XP home edition

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The mouse/cursor is working, but is not working when double clicked. Nothing has really changed, except for some occasional cleaning, scanning, defrag. Kind of a pain to open things this way. And the one thing the curser still can do is open links with a click. Any ideas how to fix?

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I am having this problem since a few months...
Sometimes when I make single click, my computer receives double click...
suppose I try to select a file by double clicking but it gets opened

is there anyway to fix this?
please help

Answer:Solved: Single click makes double click

If it happens everytime, there is a setting in windows, but if it's only sometimes, it might be time for a new mouse.

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Recently (in the last month) my computer has started giving me a double click on a single click of the left button.  This is very irritating.
It does this with both, a USB Logitech Track Man Wheel and with a wireless HID mouse.
I have tried adjusting the settings for the mouse but that doesn't seem to have any effect.
I have AVAST antivirus.  I have run Microsoft Security Essentials, Malewarebytes Anti-Malware, Spybot search and destroy, Super Anti-Spyware and Junkware Removal Tool.
I have updated all of my drivers and used Drive Booster 3.
When I click to close a window on Firefox it will double click and minimize the browser.
This problem is active in all of my programs that I run, not just the browser.
I have Windows Vista, 64 Bit on a Dell Inspiron laptop.
Does anyone have any suggestions.
I think this has to be a software problem, but I don't know how to correct it or which software is involved..
Thank you

Answer:Mouse will double click on single click of button

Personally I think your problem is an overused mouse. I used to have a mouse that does that, but the problem disappeared when it was swapped for another mouse.Have you tried another mouse to rule out the mouse itself?

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What I mean is that let's say I am trying to hold and drag a desktop file it will sometimes just click, making me drop the file on the spot. It will also double click when I try to make a single click. I tried to lower the settings for double click timing on the settings menu.

EDIT: Tried out another mouse, it doesn't click out of nowhere but is there a way to fix my old mouse? I can switch the buttons so right click acts as left click so it seems that specific button got practically destroyed

Answer:Mouse double clicks when I click once and click when I hold it.

Do you mean the other mouse works fine? As far as I know there's no way to fix a mouse other than making sure the trackball or optical lens is clean, whichever your has.

A repair would cost more than a new mouse I suspect. You can get an ordinary one for about $5 or so.

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I've been looking for a solution for this problem for a while, and to no avail there is not anything online that has helped thus far.My problem has been going on for about a year now, and I don't really feel like paying people to take a look at my computer just to tell me that they have no idea what is wrong with it. The situation is that my mouse, for some odd reason, tends to respond like a double-click / multiple clicks when I only press the mouse button once. This problem originated with a Microsoft Intellipoint mouse, I thought that it was quite possibly the mouse that was dying out (As it was a couple years old) so I went out and bought a cheap optical mouse, as many people do when they don't want to buy a costly mouse for an older computer. So the mouse I have now is a ValGear (Purchased from Wal~Mart) mouse. It didn't fix the problem, but I wasn't too concerned with it as it was mostly just a minor problem. Now this problem is ever-present, not just randomly double-clicking everything I single-click but as I found out in another program when I clicked to zoom in it zoomed in approximately 4 times in this particular instance. So I finally figured it's time to look again see what may be causing the problem.The system I'm running is an older one, but I have updated it, keeping it fairly up to date and it still runs approximately as good as the brand-new lower end systems. (It can run World of Warcraft, City of Heroes, and various other games without too much hassle). The... Read more

Answer:Mouse Trouble: Single Click = Double Click

To get all the information you would ever need use Everest Home, which is free. you taken a look at the Mouse settings in Control Panel? Sometimes basic adjustments can be made there.

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ive been trying 2 download my old game i used 2 play on my new PC i just bought and it wont let me double click it or right click 2 open idk wats wrong i turned of the firewall thinking tht may be the problem but didnt work i tried installing the exe file that i saw for .exe files nt working that didn't solve it either any help would be appreciated

Answer:game not working cant double click or right click 2 open

It would probably be helpful if you actually named both the game and the download source.

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Info on my PC is below. In many windows such as those opened within Internet Explorer, a right mouse click on the right-hand scroll bar acts like a double click, making the scroll go down much further than wanted. It used to be that a single click on the empty area of the bar would make the screen go down only one screen height. It now goes down two. Please help as this is irritating.

Answer:Mouse Single Click acts like Double click

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About a month ago my mouse started double clicking. Its random, like 20% of my clicks act as a double click.
Tested with logitech g9, steelseries sensei and razer naga, so its definitely not a hw issue. Did clean win install with the lastest drivers, firmwares, and win updates and its still persist.

Its driving me crazy so if someone got an idea go for it.
Thanks =)

Answer:Single click acts as a double click 20% of the time

Hello, there are various reports of such problems, typically last year. E.g.

- a very long thread, seems comment around pg 7 may be of interest.. I've not read it all!

A few threads I found posted in tenforums had no answer.

It's not a problem I've experienced or seen reported for a long time. Which build are you running?

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It's taking over a minute for a file to open or for the box to appear after I right click. It just hangs with the hourglass cursor until it finally responds. I know this isn't normal. So what's causing it?

Anyone, anyone,

...Bueller, Bueller

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I came up to a problem that I cannot solve. Using the Explorer (not IE but the plain explorer to organize folders and files) I cannot change the behaviour of an Active Desktop like in WinXP or others.

I am very used to this procedure: single click = mark an object / doubleclick = execute an object.

Unfortunately, the Explorer just uses the option single click = execute. I remembered the option in XP/Vista, that you can go to Extras -> folder options -> Select Elements and tick a radio button for the Active Desktop method or the classic method (execute via doubleclick). Just as described in the tutorial "Single-Click or Double-Click to Open an Item" within this forum.

I tried this, and now I'm getting nuts: The radio button is already put on the classic mode (execute by doubleclick, select by single click). The other option is grey, i.e. it cannot be selected.

I guess, there's some tick wrong in the registry or else, but I cannot find out which. Does anyone has an idea what can be done?

Answer:folder options / single-click or double-click

The checkbox/radio button option is under the View tab in the same dialog.

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Hi I just recently bought the Thinkpad edge 13 (the versiodn with the amd k625 cpu) i love it but there is one big problem! the click button just below the space key always Double clicks anytime i press it, I installed the latest fitting synaptics drivers (because i want to disable the touchpad, i love those point sticks) how can i fix that i tries everthing that can be canged under WIn 7 Ulitmate 64bit... could anyone help? because i have relatively small hands and i dont want to use the click buttons at the bottom ov the notebook....  thanks!

Answer:Thinkpad edge 13 Double click on standart click

I have this same problem with an edge series laptop. I'm not positive, but I think it started right after I did the last round of updates through lenovos update manager.  I've tinkered with the double-click speed, but that doesn't seem to be it (wrong bounding option in settings). I suppose it could just be wear, though the machine is only a year old (and just out of warranty).   Did you figure anything out since you posted this?

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Many times when I single click on an item with my mouse, whether it be a program, a shortcut, or whatever, more often than not , it acts as a double click. When I double cliclk, it opens up the program twice more often than mot, also. I have the Folder options set up to double click so I don't know what's going on. I regularly run AdAdware, Spybot, and I have ZoneAlarm Suite running all the time.

Any ideas?

Answer:Mouse single click but double click response

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In windows explorer, when you click the left side menu folders, it automatically expands them and shows the subdirectories on the left 2k, you click the folder and it lists content on the right, you double click the folder to expand its subfolers on the left. I really don't like the auto expand feature of xp, but I can't find a way to turn it off. I tried messing with the 'single click to expand folder contents' option in 'folder options' however that only affected the right side of the explorer window, not the left. Is there any way to turn this 'feature' off?

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for some unknown reason the touchpad on my toshiba Equium L350 has stopped working.
I've tried alsorts to get it working again but nothing seems to work.
I've updated the driver, put my computer back to factory settings.

I am currently using a usb mouse which is a real pain. I've done a health report through Vista which states that the driver is currently not present and that is why it is not working.
I've gone on to the manage driver screen and it has a small exclamation mark next to the synaptic ps/2 port touchpad.

Has anyone any idea how i can get this working PLEASE



Answer:Equium L350 - touchpad stopped working

> I've gone on to the manage driver screen and it has a small exclamation mark next to the synaptic ps/2 port touchpad.
For me it looks like the external mouse has muddled up the touchpad settings.

Try this:
Disconnect the USB mouse (if necceary remove the mouse software) and remove the Synaptic ps/2 touchpad from the device manager list.
Just simply mark it and press delete or uninstall the driver.
Then reboot the notebook.
After new reboot the OS should recognize a new device.

Check it out

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The same touchpad that selects links without being clicked on, also randomly requires a double click or a single click, or a light touch anywhere on the screen, or a serious hard tap on the left corner.   It is not consistant.  Can it be adjusted or disabled?  

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when i click my mouse once my computer sometimes takes it as a double click, this happens every other click..I've checked the basic mouse settings and nthg is wrong there.

Answer:One Click = CPU takes action of double click

What kind of mouse are you using?

It's either a setting under cntrl panel>folder options, or a fubared mouse, or drivers.

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I've got Windows XP Professional with SP3. About 3 weeks ago my computer started taking a single mouse click as a double click. I've gone into control panel/folder options and made sure it is set up correctly there ("double click to open item")

Any of suggestions??

I've got McAffee virus protection and it is up to date. I ran a full scan and nothing was detected. For Grins and Giggles I did a "CHKDSK /R" but this did not help either.


Answer:Solved: single click is double click

I just tried the obvious - BAD MOUSE was it.

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I'm hoping that somebody has seen this issue and can help. I'm running RC 7100 and it's working great. The one problem I have occurs consistently after the machine has been running for about 24 hours. Suddenly you can no longer open files / folders or start programs by double clicking on the icon.

It works when first booted, then stops. If you reboot it works again.

I tried changing the options such that you can open with a single click, and it didn't fix the problem.

Anyone else seen this? Any known solutions?

Answer:Can't open folders with click/double click

I have not seen this, but was this an upgrade or a clean install?

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Hi all,

I have a wierd issue - I removed my laptop from a domain, because I left the company. Before doing so I created a new local profile, logged on, logged off, logged in as admin, copied everything but ntuser.dat stuff to the new profile, then removed laptop from domain.

Now when I log on my new profile, anything I double click on desktop items (folders or my computer) I get an error "Windows cannot access the specified device, path, or file. You may not have the appropriate permissions to access the item" - If I right click and hit open, it works great...

Also - programs seem to open fine, just problems with folders and my computer. I also get the same error from the start menu.

I have tried removing my account as administrator and then restarting and making it administrator again. Removed my permissions and readded them - cant think of what else to do.

Answer:Error when double click on folder - Right Click OK

so I figured out if I turn off UAC, the problem goes away - turn it back on and the problem comes back - is there a way to repair UAC?

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We had a virus and one of the problems it created was the inability to double-click a drive (hard drive, flash drive, etc) and open it. Instead, if you double click it comes up with the Open With box and you have to choose a program to open it with. You can get around by right-clicking and choosing Open but that gets annoying.

So is there a way to put it back to the way it was before? System Restore will not do it. I found this on google:

regsvr32 /i shell32.dll

that did not work.

Any other suggestions? Running Windows XP SP2.

Answer:Can't double-click drive to open (must right-click)

Your still using 2 clicks right?

anyways might as well reformat

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I am unable to double click on any application icons. If I do, I get the RED error window letting me know that there is no associated file. I believe that I caught a virus causing this issue. I have ran multiple anti virus and scanning programs and have determined that I have cleaned the system. I just need to fix the issues, possibly with the registry. Anyone able to help? I am running a Sony Vaio Laptop Windows 7, Intel Core 2 Duo. I was just using the computer as is, but wife just bought me a Apple IPAD and I cannot install I-Tunes, and assume that this is a related issue.

Answer:Cannot Double Click Any Icons... Must Right Click Run As Admin

Hi, run the attached .zip file and then right click on the returned .reg file select "merge" restart computer. Link post #2.

[SOLVED] I insanely associated the .lnk extension with NotePad. Arggh!

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I have a couple windows xp computers that the mouse is making a single click as a double click sometimes. I made sure that the setting wasn't selected to have a single click be a double click. This doesn't happen all of the time but is starting happen more frequently. Has anyone else ran into this issue or have a fix?


Answer:Single click acting as double click

Hi bjb21! I believe your answer to rectify your problem can be found here. Best of luck to you!

Troubleshoot mouse double-clicking when you single-click

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When I try to open any of three drives by either double clicking or by right clicking and explore/open. I can't open them. A strange window appears on each of them...Also I can't select windows explorer to always open them since the 'always select this program to open this kind of file' checkbox is grayed out or disabled.Also when I right click on any of the three drives. Some weird symbols appear on the right click menu.I already scanned with malwarebytes and avast. They detect nothing.PLEASE help me solve this problem. I am desperate. I will be very grateful to anyone who helps or at least trys to help.THANK YOU.

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Answer:double click fast click gone for good

hi folksto get rid of double click, fast click and a couple of others click here and follow instructions. I never get double click, fast click or some other click. i have ad aware and spybot as well to get rid of any other wishesobbit

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Just went through my sister's computer and removed all the spyware and viruses (a lot). While doing this I noticed that I couldn't double-click on anything in Explorer. I could double-click on anything on the desktop. I can select objects in Explorer, but no double or right click on the files. To open anything, I have to select it and then File > Open. Anyone have a fix for this?

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I purchased a T440s a few months ago. Suddenly I am unable to right click on my touchpad in order to open drop down menus, where they are available,or to right click while highlighting text? I manage to do this if  I click on a specific spot around the bottom, middle of the touchpad, but this takes a lot of fiddling around in order to get the precise spot that happens to work.  It is certainly not a practical solution.  Does this sound like a physical hardware issue, that I need to bring my laptop to the depot for, or might this be something else that can be addressed within my settings or some sort of update?   Has anybody else had this specific problem?   Thanks!    

Answer:suddenly right click not work on t440s touchpad, only awkward middle click

For the sake of troubleshooting, I should add that when I connect a mouse it works fine but, of course, this too is not a practical mobile solution.  A response from someone from Lenovo on this site, in particular, would be appreciated.

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When I double click over a file or right click to open it, it takes 30sec to 2minutes time. That really irritates me. Instead if i open the application i want and then drag the file over it...its really fine, no problems. but i am really fed up doing so...

My exact problem....If i wanna listen to an mp3 file if i double click over that it takes 30sec to 2min...if i open the media player and drag the file over that....its fine...

plez help me sort out this problem....

i even tried to see if that were a virus problem but it was not....i scanned all the drives with Norton...

Answer:problem while i do right click or double click...

Hiya and welcome

Are you still having this problem? If so, lets take a look at a log. go to , and download 'Hijack This!'.
Unzip, doubleclick HijackThis.exe, and hit "Scan".

When the scan is finished, the "Scan" button will change into a "Save Log" button.
Press that, save the log somewhere, and please copy & paste its contents to the forum.

It will possibly show other issues deserving our attention, but most of what it lists will be harmless or even required, so do NOT fix anything yet.
Someone here will be happy to help you analyze the results.



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Answer:Double click and Fast click

My Ad-Aware program has picked up a couple of cookie files on my system "Double click and Fast click" what are these, and should I get rid of them??

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Not exactly a problem, but is there a way of disabling the `rename after one mouse click` behaviour in Windows? For example, if you click once on a desktop icon when you actually meant to click twice, the name becomes editable, not a problem in itself but it can be a pain when you're moving lots of files around. Perhaps I just have windows double click time set up wrong, but a way of disabling the `feature` would be nice, so editing only works when you press F2. I have tweakUI, the promising-looking `detect accidental double clicks` feature is intended for Web-view windows though

Answer:Double click/single click

Speed up the double click reaction time from the mouse's Properties.You can test different speeds and find the one that works for you.Normally the Rename feature is reached from a right click.

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Hello all, I am new to these forums, and I was hoping someone could help me answer some questions on a spy ware problem I am having. First off I should probably start off by telling you that I use CA security center. I recently got a new hard drive on my Dell, I pretty much started from scratch, but after reinstalling everything I noticed every so often when I clicked the mouse it would click twice, so right away I deleted my cache and cookies, which had double click and fast click cookies, and then ran a spy ware scan, and it detected Double Click. I deleted them, well even though I deleted them I am still having the double click problem, and its really annoying because it happens a lot. Im not sure if CA spy ware scan is picking all of them up or what, but when I ran another scan nothing was detected, so I don't know what to do. Ive done some reading, and cant really find anything that would help me solve my problem, so if anyone could offer some advice, I'd greatly appreciate it.

Answer:Double Click/Fast Click

Just checked cookies again, and I have another double click cookie in there, it seems no matter what I do, it wont go away.

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whenever i tried to single click on a link, it seems to become double click and two windows appeared..anyway check this log.
Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 8:54:31 PM, on 5/15/2007
Platform: Windows XP SP1 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
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Answer:single click becomes double click

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The right-click touchpad button on my Lenovo Flex 2/15 is not working: it does nothing.  Left click is okay.  When I plug in a mouse, right-click on the mouse does work.  When I turn on the 2-finger tap, it also does not open a  context menu.  I have Windows 10, but the problem started a week after the installation, so I don't think it is a Windows probllem.  Suggestions?
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I'm using the track point for navigation and the touchpad for the mouse click functions, I notice that when I click the touch pad once the laptop registers 2 clicks, this is especially noticeable when using hotmail, i.e. you delete 1 email from the inbox and the next one is also deleted as well. It is as if the de-bounce on the track pad isn't working that well, any ideas what causes this and is there a setting I can adjust to increase the de-bounce period? Thanks J

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I just received a new XPS 13 9350 non-touch Laptop yesterday and the left-click and right-click buttons on the touchpad do not work. I know there is the option for the two-finger tap right click; but, I want the actual buttons to work. Any help will do please.

Answer:XPS 13 9350 Touchpad Left-click and Right-click buttons not Responding

Same here, got the 9350 yesterday, the left and right click only work 10% of the time! ***!

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Hi all,X1 Yoga has an issue that makes me really miserable.When I place my finger over the touchpad and then I click on the left touchpad button it prompts the menu of right click.I hope I managed to explain my issue correctly, I can't place my pointer over a text and drag with my finger over the touchpad because it usually prompts the right click menu.It is extremly annoying and makes the touchpad unbearable to use.I would like to completely disable this option.Please help me to stop this irriated behaviour of the touchpad/mouse.

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Build 14316
So I came home after a long day to find that my laptop was registering my left clicks as right clicks for some reason.
In case you're wondering; nope I did not install anything recently unless you count a security update pushed by MS, but I doubt that's what caused this, because I installed that yesterday and the laptop was working fine until 30 minutes ago.
Keep in mind that since your mouse/touchpad isn't working properly, you'll be working with the arrow + "enter" keys to do all of this.
Head into settings (win + i key combo) > Devices > Mouse & touchpad
This will open the Mouse options window, but to get to the options you need to scroll down to the last option on the left side of the window ( using the arrow keys obviously) which is "USB" then hit the "tab" key and you should jump to the actual Mouse options.
If done correctly the box under "select your primary button" should be highlighted. So now all you have to do is hit enter and select "left"
Bit of a crude explanation. Hope you can follow it, but if you have any questions go ahead and ask.
Just thought I should post this in case anyone else runs into this

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Hi all,X1 Yoga has an issue that makes me really miserable.When I place my finger over the touchpad and then I click on the left touchpad button it prompts the menu of right click.I hope I managed to explain my issue correctly, I can't place my pointer over a text and drag with my finger over the touchpad because it usually prompts the right click menu.It is extremly annoying and makes the touchpad unbearable to use.I would like to completely disable this option.Please help me to stop this irriated behaviour of the touchpad/mouse.

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Hello community,
I've recently purchases a Lenovo ThinkPad Edge 540 and it worked just fine untill earlyer today (bought it around mid June).While i was browsing the internet, some how my touchpad developed a problem.It only registeres right click where ever i click.I've deleted the drivers, even tho they were the knewest ones, downloaded a fresh .exe and installed it after the reset and what not and it still has the same problem.If i turn off the touchpad in the ultranav software and enable only trackapad, the buttons work like they should, the large area in the touchpad registeres as the left click and the small area in the top right is registered as the right click. Tho i can't use the touchpad for navigation.
So clicking doesn't works, well neither does tapping. I can doubletap normaly, but i cannot tap and drag such as selecting a block of text.
Again, i've already tried a fresh install of ultranav drivers and it didn't work. The problem manifested itself during normal browsing, nothing was installed nor changed hardware vise. It litteraly changed in a second.It's a really strange problem and i have no idea how to solve it since the driver reinstall didn't work.
I appreciate any help, thanks.
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Answer:E540 Touchpad only registeres right click, cannot left click

have same problem....very annoying..  inexcuseable in 2014 that computer can't do a simple right click.

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