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Synaptics Touchpad Driver problem - no appropriate driver to be installed (G580 20150)

Question: Synaptics Touchpad Driver problem - no appropriate driver to be installed (G580 20150)

I downloaded the Synaptics Touchpad Driver for Windows 8.1 (32 -bit, 64 - bit ) installed, but I get this error .What is Lenovo ?













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Answer: Synaptics Touchpad Driver problem - no appropriate driver to be installed (G580 20150)

hi Naigen,

Thanks for Posting!

Were you able to check your touchpad settings before the upgrade if you have Synaptics or Elan touchpad?
As per the Support download site, G580 could have either Synaptics or Elan
Elan touchpad, as per support site does not have a driver yet for windows 8.1 and still runs with the Windows 8.1 generic driver



Regards
Solid Cruver





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Hello I just bought Lenovo G580ah yesterday, and I am very dissapointed with the touchpad driver. This is what I wanted (lots of options and features) :http://logout.hu/dl/upc/2013-08/160377_nevtelen.png And this is what I got (lack of options, and pretty much for kids) just because I have the g580 20150:http://logout.hu/dl/upc/2013-08/122010_8.png This is unfair, and I need those options (size of the "scrollbar" mainly or continous scrolling, and to determine the size of touchpad or disable the left 1cm)I have 13 days left to return this device to the seller, If I can't find any solutions for this issue, I like this notebook, but this is just unfair from a company like Lenovo to not give us a chance to adjust the touchpad the way we like, or give us a **bleep**ty driver and a good one, depends on luck....

Answer:G580 20150 Touchpad driver

Also where can I enable touchpad while writing?

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I've been looking for hotkey driver for Lenovo G580 model 20150 on Windows 7 64-bit (no sound and brightness bar on the screen). Unfortunately I haven't found on this forum only similar topics with wrong driver link. Could someone please help me to find correct one compatible with my laptop and system?I've already found the solution, I reinstalled Energy Management - I had for Windows 8 and I needed for 7 and now I have hotkeys.Unfortunately I have another problem with this program. How to disable a pop-up window CPU 100%? 

Answer:looking for hotkey driver to G580 (20150) no correct driver found:-(

Hi Tora,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community Forums!
 
I?m sorry to hear that there is High GPU usage error displaying in the computer and also Hot key display is not working as expected and Hot Key driver is incorrect, below is the link where you can download both LEM (Lenovo Energy Management) and Hot Key driver:
 

Lenovo Energy Management for Windows 7 (32-bit and 64-bit)
Hotkey Features Integration for Windows 7 (32-bit, 64-bit)

Hope this helps!!!
 
Do post us back if the issue persists.
 
Best Regards

Shiva Kumar






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Hi, I am using this lenovo G580 20150 model.After updating the graphics driver , my system is facing some failure problems likememory management error, IRQ errors ...etc.The system is going to restart again.This problem is very frequently occuring.To get rid of these failures, I uninstalled the graphics driver... Can anyone please let me know the reason and how I can overcome this problem?Without graphics driver, games like cricket are not working.... and also I am not getting any graphics related properties...etc Thanks and Regards,Mahesh Vecha

Answer:Problem with Video graphics driver for Lenovo G580 20150 model

Hi Mahesh,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community Forums!
 
I?m sorry to hear that your G580 Laptop is displaying error messages after installing the display drive in the computer, the issue should resolve if the latest display driver is installed in the computer, below are the link to automatically scan the computer and install the relevant driver from Intel and Nvidia:
 

Intel display driver auto detect
NVIDIA graphics driver auto detect

Hope this helps!!!
 
Do post us back if the issue persists.
 
Best Regards

Shiva Kumar






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hi,i changed my Win 8 to win 7.Now i got the problem that i can not install my Nvidia graphic driver because i need an intel video driver first. But i can't find it anywhere. Can you hep me to find the Intel video driver for Win7 home premium Lenovo G580 (20150)? Thx

Answer:G580 (20150) win 7 HP driver

Can anyone help me? I have no idea where i can get it?!?!

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Hello!I want to upgrade from windows 7 to windows 8.1(64-bit), but i can't find an appropriate LAN driver. The only one i can find is: http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/downloads/detail.page?DocID=DS037672 It works even for G580 20150? I don't want to start the installation without this information. 

Answer:G580 20150 LAN driver for windows 8.1

hi  victor94
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community Forums!
 
Yes this should work
all G580 has an Atheros AR8162
 
Best Regards
Solid Cruver





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I have problem with bluetooth driver  Windows 8 I installed the one in this page http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/research/hints-or-tips/detail.page?DocID=HT073548 but it's not working  my system windows 8 Enterprise and another problem when I click on the Fn key and F5   there is nothing happen  when i had windows 7 it was working and show me the wireless and bluetooth options  Help me 

Answer:Bluetooth driver G580 20150

hi coldsteel,
 
Welcome to the Lenovo Forums.
 
If you're seing the image below when you press Fn+F5, this feature of the Energy Management is only for Windows 7.
 

 
If you don't see your bluetooth device under the Device Manger in Windows 8, try to:
 
1. Turn off the computer and remove the AC adapter, battery and press and hold the power button for 30secs.
2. Reinsert the AC adapter and battery and press the power button. During boot-up, repeatedly press F2 to go to the BIOS, when you're in, press F9 to load defaults and press F10 to save and exit.
3. When you're back to Windows, check if the Bluetooth device is not detected under the Device Manager.
 

Edit: Added Image
 
Hope this helps.

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i installed all available WIFI drivers from the support site for windows 8 - 64 bit. unfortunately not even one is working. could you please help me out with this. my laptop model G580 - 20150 

Answer:WIFI Driver for G580 - 20150, windows 8 - 64 bit

Hi snoormd, Welcome to community forums. Would you please help us out by answering these questions.? Changes done recently?? Is this only happening with your pc? Other devices are they able to connect to your network?? What is the name of your wireless network adapter?? Are you able to detect wireless network when you select the network icon?? Do we have any error on the wireless adapter on device manager? If yes, state the error code.  

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Touchpad just stopped working while I was using it. Here's what's going on:

Fn + F7 does nothing
Synaptics ps/2 Port Touchpad shows in Device manager, however it is hidden and has a yellow exclamation point. Error code: This device is not present, is not working properly, or does not have all its drivers installed. (Code 24).

I have updated the drivers from the Gateway website by first uninstalling the drivers that were present. No go. I then updated the drivers from the synaptics website via the same method, nothing. I've tried searching for a driver via device manager....nothing.

As I mentioned, I tried Fn+F7 and nothing happened. Also I notice that the driver software is not loading in the tray like it used to and I can't even make it run by trying to open the .exe file.

Any ideas? I've been searching for an answer for this for a while with no luck.
 

Answer:Synaptics Touchpad Driver Problem?

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Hello!Yesturday I bought a Lenovo G580 (20150 - 8GB RAM, i5 ...) and because I don't like Windows 8 I downgraded to Win7 64 bit. I downloaded and installed all of the needed Driver for the G580 from your Website and nearly everything worked fine, expect the WLAN. I tried everything to get the Atheros Networkadapter to work, but it doesn't seem to work with an Win7 64bit System.The strage thing is that I can search for WiFi networks, but I'm not able to connect with them! Could you please tell me how I can fix this problem? I can't figure it out on my own ... 

Answer:G580 (20150) Win7 64bit correct WLAN Driver

Hi dennis_tz,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community Forums!
 
I?m sorry to hear that the Wireless is not able to connect to the Networks that are detected in G580 Laptop.
 
Below are the steps to diagnose and  wireless issue:
 

Open device manager by clicking on Winkey+R key together, type devmgmt.msc in the Run window and select OK.
Now under ?Network Adapters? check if "Microsoft Virtual WiFi Miniport Adapter" is displayed, then right click on it and select Disable/Un-install.
Also un-install the Wireless driver that is installed and restart the computer, here is the link to download the exact Wireless driver: Click Here.
If the issue still persists, install ?Lenovo ReadyComm for Microsoft Windows 7?, so that it can diagnose and guide to connect wireless.

Hope this helps!!!
 
Best Regards

Shiva Kumar






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I've purchased e540 model few days ago with free dos,  so i've installed all the drivers and updates manually. and everything else seems to work fine, but whenever i turn on the computer,  I see the error message that says like synaptics touchpad 64 has been shut down. I've installed ultra nav all right, touchpad seems to work(excluding the touchpad gestures),  but when i go into the device manager, it shows HID Mouse.  and when i go into the mouse settings from the control panel, if i click the ultranav button,  it says not appropriate driver installed.  So i've erased and re-installed the ultranav driver from the lenovo website, but still the error message shows up everytime i reboot my laptop.  I've been searching for the similar problems, but no one else seems to have encountered the same problem as myself.  so basically what i'm asking is why the error message keep on showing? and since my ultranav or something doesn't work right i am disabling the touchpad by disabling the HID mouse from the device manager. it's really bothersome isn't e540's thouchpad synaptics??? pleeeaaaase help me solve the problem~!!!

Answer:E540 problem with synaptics touchpad driver

Hi Jwk1100,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community Forums!
 
I?m sorry to hear that you are facing the issue with Touchpad application on ThinkPad E540.
 
Please provide us the touchpad driver version which you have installed in your system, so that we can assist you further.
 
Best regards,

Hemanth Kumar






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Hi there! I have a very annoying problem with my touchpad, I cant figure out how to enable the multi-touch gestures and drivers don't seem to work at all. First of all, my laptop is an Acer Aspire E5-572G-75MW. The drivers on the cd are for windows 8, (there's a synaptics and a elantech driver, when i try installing both of them, they install and at the end i get and "not needed, no device for update present"). I tried installing an elantech for w7 driver and i got an "ready to use" status at the end but absolutely nothing changed, no item in install/uninstall options, no item in control panel or in the mouse category, nothing. I tried the same thing with a W7 synaptics driver and i get the same status at the end but here i get two options:
 

 
Again nothing changed, even after restarting. I am unable to see any settings regarding my touchpad, this is all i get in the control panel mouse category:
 

 
That's all i get no matter what i try to install, i can't get anything to stick around, i've tried similar laptop's drivers, again with no luck at att and sucks since my touchpad has the clicking buttons integrated into the touchpad, its really annoying trying to scroll something. I tried enabling two-finger scrolling through some registry tricks but i couldnt find the right items and it didnt work. I dont even know what my touchpad's manufacturer is, all i get is that HID compliant mouse. Thank you!
 
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate, 64 bit
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Answer:Touchpad multi-touch/driver/synaptics problem

Hello, and Welcome
 
Are there any yellow exclamation marks in Device Manager next to your pointing device?

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Hi there! I have a very annoying problem with my touchpad, I cant figure out how to enable the multi-touch gestures and drivers don't seem to work at all. First of all, my laptop is an Acer Aspire E5-572G-75MW. The drivers on the cd are for windows 8, (there's a synaptics and a elantech driver, when i try installing both of them, they install and at the end i get and "not needed, no device for update present"). I tried installing an elantech for w7 driver and i got an "ready to use" status at the end but absolutely nothing changed, no item in install/uninstall options, no item in control panel or in the mouse category, nothing. I tried the same thing with a W7 synaptics driver and i get the same status at the end but here i get two options:

Again nothing changed, even after restarting. I am unable to see any settings regarding my touchpad, this is all i get in the control panel mouse category:

That's all i get no matter what i try to install, i can't get anything to stick around, i've tried similar laptop's drivers, again with no luck at att and sucks since my touchpad has the clicking buttons integrated into the touchpad, its really annoying trying to scroll something. I tried enabling two-finger scrolling through some registry tricks but i couldnt find the right items and it didnt work. I dont even know what my touchpad's manufacturer is, all i get is that HID compliant mouse. Thank you!

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Answer:Touchpad multi-touch/driver/synaptics problem

I downloaded the manual. The touchpad is explained on p17 of the manual. Since the notebook came with 8.1 and I can only find drivers for Windows 8, you may not get full usage out of the hardware because you are not running the correct version of Windows. The best drivers come from the hardware manufacturer and they are no providing any Win 7 drivers.
 

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When I Google a driver I want + my laptop model (details below if relevant), the first 3 pages of results all link to the following websites I'm not familiar with (so haven't gone to yet). Are they genuine?
driverscollection.com
drivers.brothersoft.com
driversforfree.com
driversdown.com
drivers.downseeker.com
reviversoft.com
softpicks.co.uk (+ .com, .fr etc)
easydriverupdater.com
Packard Bell Easynote BU45 laptop, Vista SP2. Looking for Synaptics Touchpad driver.
The Synaptics website has its driver available for download, but warns against it for individuals, as manufacturers adapt it for each of their models.
Packard Bell's no help. (Its support site was once an excellent resource, but whoever took over PB took it all down. To even access the site needs a recent model).
Apparently, most Easynotes have a button for
I use a mouse, as I find it quicker & easier. To avoid moving the pointer with my sleeve while writing, I set my mouse to disable the touchpad when plugged in. The touchpad has mysteriously started being active again while the mouse is plugged in, and its settings page with the Disable button is all greyed out (with or without mouse plugged in). Maybe the driver got corrupted?.
My model doesn't have a hardware button to turn the touchpad on & off (as most Easynotes apparently do), so my only option seems to be uninstalling/removing it. Before doing that, I'd like to have the driver handy in case the mouse gets lost/broken etc.
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Answer:Are these driver download sites ok? (Looking for Synaptics Touchpad Driver)

I find most driver sites throw junk at you. Softpedia is better than most. Alternatively, you could try the free Touchfreeze which isolates the pad while you're typing.

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I am running Windows 10 on an Acer and recently downloaded and installed the update for the Synaptic touchpad (January 17, 2017).  After rebooting my laptop, I can use the touch pad to move the cursor when logging in, but once the system as loaded,
I cannot move the cursor using the touch pad.  I can left-click and right-click, and shrink and expand on the touch pad, but have no control over the cursor.  I currently have a mouse attached to the computer in order to move the cursor.
When I click on the link for more information about the update, there currently is no information.  Quite frustrating.
Please advise as how to resolve this issue.
Thank you.

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The Yoga is my 1st Windows machine in years. Coming from various MacBook(s) Pro(s) I dearly miss the capabilities and configurability of Apple's multitouch touchpad. While responsibility of the Synaptics device is fairly decent I haven't found an experience that is anything close to the one perceived on the MacBook touchpad. Latter in combination with BetterTouchTool is my weapon of choice when it comes to productivity. It offers almost unlimited configurability, that is, I can design/configure any gesture I desire and link it to a keystroke for instance. It's just perfect since I am not into Apple's predefined gesture settings at all. Now I have spent endless hours in getting this back on my new Yoga. At least I am now able to use 3 finger swipes for back/forward navigation. However, this is just a fraction of what I need/want. That's why I am looking for a way to either be able to modify the driver myself (open source, Lenovo/Synaptics?) or get access to an API I can build on. Obviously I'd prefer latter option. Synaptics is touting their Gesture Suite but I cannot find a download somewhere. I'm afraid it's OEM only. And if that's the config app that comes with the standard Synaptics driver it's just pathetic. So does anyone have a clue on how we can significantly improve the performance of this otherwise very nice laptop? Thanks in advance,stfn

Answer:Yoga 13: any chance for open source Synaptics touchpad driver or touchpad API?

hi stfn-64,my personal opinion on this case, i don't think either lenovo or synaptics will share the main source codes with you or anyone else.at this point, i suggest you to try to update drivers synaptics. it may solve your issue.hope this helps.

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Hi all, I bought new housing for Lenovo G580 including touchpad. Now I have a problem with ELAN touchpad & drivers and I want to replace it with old Synaptics. Is that even possible? Thanks

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Just Installed (clean install) Windows 7 64 bit on my laptop today, what a pain, tried an update first on my 32 bit but had problems so I decided to go ahead with installin 64 bit as my computer was compatible.

Anyway, got it installed and I'm re-installing my software.

Main problem is I can't seem to get a driver for my touchpad on my laptop which is a Fujitsu Siemens just over a year old. Fujitsu do not have 64 bit drivers but I got one from Synaptics.com which is supposed to be compatible and signed but when I try to run it I get the error message that it is not a Win32 app.

Anyone got an answer for me.

Answer:Synaptics Touchpad Driver

OK. Managed to find a driver which seems to work.

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Hi There,

I have a synaptics touchpad driver installed on my laptop it is listed in my mouse options under devices settings as "Synaptics Pointing Device - v25.0.4" and under devices in the same tab the name is listed as "Synaptics touchpad v7.2".

The problem I am having is that in the devices settings tab I have checked the box that says "Disable internal pointing device when external USB pointing devices is attached" because frequently the mouse cursor will jump around the screen when typing and mess up what I am doing. Problem is that when I want to use the touchpad and unplug the mouse, the touchpad will work fine until I shut down the computer. On startup (whether clean boot or restoring from standby) the touchpad will no longer work (with or without a mouse connected). When this happens I have tried a fresh reboot of the laptop, but the problem remains. I have tried reconnecting my mouse before shutting down or closing the lid of my laptop but the problem persists. Some times when using the touchpad the power cord on my laptop unplugs and when I plug it back in the touchpad no longer works, yet when I unplug the cord it will work again. I don't get any error messages when any of these things happen, they just happen without warning.
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Answer:Synaptics touchpad driver keeps breaking

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because frequently the mouse cursor will jump around the screen when typing and mess up what I am doing


That's a fairly common issue and my wife and daughter solved it by getting Toshiba Notebooks that have a switch between the touchpad and the keyboard to turn the touchpad off, both use a external mouse. The problem stems from the sensitivity of the touchpad and where a person's thumbs want to rest while typing. Adding to the problem is the type of touchpad that has the vertical and horizontal scroll areas.

I'd go into Device Manager and uninstall both instances for the touchpad and reboot, should install the drivers again, handy when an installation gets corrupted.

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Hi, I've just upgraded from Windows XP Home SP2 to Windows Vista Ultimate on my Toshiba Satellite a100. I was wondering where I could download a driver for Synaptics touchpad that works? I tried the generic drivers from Synaptics' website, but they do not install completely (the second component always fails to install). Then I tried the ones from Toshiba's website, but The Vista-compatible ones display an error that says error code "#5B4 @10". Then I tried The Windows XP-compatible drivers, and they work perfectly, except the fact that I cannot configure enhanced features such as virtual scrolling and tap zones.
I click on the icon in the tray, click on The Device Settings tab, and whenever I click on The Settings button nothing happens. Any help?

Answer:Synaptics touchpad driver for Vista 32 bit?

What model toshia A100 what?

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hello guys I am trying to change settings for the synaptics touchpad driver, and I when I go to my mouse settings and click device settings and settings after this all it does is give me an overview and information about it and I can't change anything and this is frustrating me because I want to set my touchpad to where I am comfortable using it any information on what I can do is helpful thank you very much

Answer:Need help with Synaptics touchpad driver version 16

Hi there ... Download the Driver from the Lenovo website and Re-install it ... That should Restore your Settings ...

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So I wanna install it for my Vista Ultimate, but none of the editions will install properly. The version for XP installs properly but I cannot configure its settings ... The Vista version doesn't install completely. I really like the virtual scrolling feature, so is there an alternative?
I installed an earlier version (for XP) and it works, but I can't change the settings. I click the icon in the tray, click Device Settings tab, and click Settings under Devices. Normally a box should pop up but for me nothing at all happens.
 

Answer:Synaptics touchpad driver for Vista

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I have a Dell inspiron 1420 running vista. I am wondering if I can use synaptic drivers for a dell alps touchpad?
 

Answer:Can alps touchpad use synaptics driver

According to dell you need their driver,

http://search.dell.com/results.aspx...&navla=19019~7~161365&ira=False&~srd=False&ip
 

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Okay, on my laptop, the process SynTPEnh.exe governs the touchpad. For some reason, after my laptop has been on for a while, the process quits. If i restart the process, it usually closes again within 15 seconds of the process being restarted. Does anybody have any insight about what causes this and how it can be stopped?

Also, after i restart the computer, SynTPEnh.exe stays on for a while and the cycle i described previously continues.
 

Answer:Synaptics Touchpad Driver Closing

Go to the PC manufactures site..download the latest driver..often times a new driver comes out to fix bugs etc.

Uninstall the driver through "programs" in the control panel...do not use device mgr

Reboot..install the driver you downloaded and saved...install and reboot.
 

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I have a Lenovo Ideapad Y510P with Windows 8.1. For months or longer, I have been having an issue with the touchpad software. After days of use it will stop responding to advanced commands like two finger scrolling unless I restart the computer. If I try to access the icon in the right corner on the taskbar, the application will not open. It cannot be right clicked. If I try too much the taskbar freezes. I tried to access Mouse in control pad - no response, I couldn't access it. I tried to look for updates for the driver and it would always say it is totally updated or when I manually download one it would say that it is already installed or something.

So today I decided I would fix this problem. I uninstalled the application, and removed the driver in the Drivers section in control panel. I downloaded the program again from the Synaptics site for my computer and tried to install.

The message: "A previous version of the Synaptics TouchPad Driver is installed. If you continue installation, the driver may not install properly. To avoid this problem, press 'No' to exit setup...

I never pressed no the multiple times I tried to install and install would always fail after about 15 seconds. I then looked for traces of Synaptics on my computer in Program Files and Driver folder. Deleted all Synaptics folders and emptied recycling bin.

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Answer:Cannot Re-install Synaptics TouchPad Driver

It could be a physically bad touchpad...

Does the installer have an option for "clean install"?
 

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i just installed windows 8 pro 64 bit on my lenovo z580 and downloaded the synaptics touchpad driver for same operating system from the lenovo website. but when i install it in C:\drivers it says that-"you have to run the 64 bit version of DPinst.exe on this machine." PLEASE HELP, although my touchpad is working, the cursor is too slow and i cannot scroll with it.

Answer:windows 8 synaptics touchpad driver

You could try the "Vanilla" Synaptics drivers.

Drivers | Synaptics

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So I was updating my drivers, and had wanted to update my Synaptics driver. I had removed the older version of Synaptics driver (because I was required to) and wanted to restart. My computer restarts, and I try to install the latest version of the Synaptics driver, it doesn't work. It says "install failed." I have tried multiple times.

Any help would be appreciated!

Answer:Synaptics (touchpad) driver not installing

Bump.

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 I can't seem to update my touchpad driver. I downloaded  and ran this version. 19_0_17_57_WHQL4/21/2016 But when I check to see if it installed, the driver installed is still the driver from 19_0_17_57 from Jan 6,2016 Help... Thanks,   

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   This is now the third forum I have posted to regarding this issue.I've been to Sevenforums and to the HP forums.I don't know how/when this happened (because I rarely restart my pc) but,I recently had to restart after some updates and after restarts now it seems that I have to physically load the Synaptics touchpad driver in order for things like (in particular) two finger scrolling) to work.
  
    I uninstalled the Synaptics driver (because Synaptics site has a newer version.HP,so far,isn't supporting the new one). I was instructed to restart the pc after uninstalling the old driver and before installing the new one.That's when the problems started.After booting to the Windows login screen,the keyboard became disabled and I was unable to use the pc.
  
    I've done a system restore and all is back to normal.But,I'm still left with the original problem (having to physically load the Synaptics software because it's not loading itself). Have any of you ever experienced this problem and if so,how did you remedy this situation ?
                                                  
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Answer:Synaptics Touchpad Driver Not Loading

Honestly...if you have an HP system...you should get your drivers for basic functions from the HP website.  Theoretically, all drivers for a specific item SHOULD be useable...but "should" is a word that often does not apply to OEM systems, IMO.
 
Louis

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After I ran the Advanced SystemCare Free or CCleaner on my new Vista 64 Business, I started to got error message saying that  Synaptics touchpad does nto work any more. After doing some research, I understand that both of the two programs will remove the synaptics touchpad driver. I tried to re-install the driver, however, I could not find the synaptics touchpad driver at Lenovo website. Does anybody know where to find the driver?  Also, is there any way to prevent the driver being removed by either Advanced SystemCare Free or CCleaner? Thanks. 

Answer:Driver for synaptics touchpad - Vista 64

The latest Synaptics touchpad driver release is available here. However, I would recommend you install the Lenovo touchpad driver instead. It is called the UltraNav driver. As you didn't post what model ThinkPad you have, I won't be able to post a link.





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I'm using Windows 10 64-bit system, and have used it for over a year with no problems. This problem started kinda weird out. I was watching a movie, and I paused it to go take a smoke. I came back five minutes later and now I couldn't move the cursor from the touchpad, or barely. I tried deleting the synaptics driver and installing the latest version quite a few times. Here's the thing though, the touchpad works without the driver, though sometimes left click, and right clicking doesn't work, however I'm still able to move the cursor. When I install the synaptics touchpad driver left click and right click works, but I am not really able to move the cursor. I can see the touchpad respons to the pressure of my fingers moving across it, but it doesn't move the cursor along the screen or only a small amount.  I have tried different prressures on the touchpad, but with no luck. The problem occurred a few hours ago.

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The touchpad on my HP G62 laptop was less responsive than normal. I tried changing the properties with no improvement. So I went to HP help and noticed that there was a driver update for this device. So I ran the update. Then the touchpad barely worked at all and a notice box said the driver was incompatible with current system. The advice on the web included more than one remark advising to not bother with the Synaptics website as it is unreliable. I did it anyway. Synaptics recognised I had a legal copy of Windows 7 Home and I downloaded the suggested driver. Which actually was a new version entirely. Now the pad is back to life just like old times. The HP update was outdated. Every time I have used any HP updates I run into problems. I suggest HP users forget all about the "Support Assistant" and seek more credible update sources. Thnx, gnuguy.

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 My touchpad driver will not install. I have uninstalled the driver and then tried intalling the synaptics touch driver from both Synaptics site and Acer's. Once I have attempted the install and restarted my laptop it still says it is using a generic Microsoft PS/2 driver. Clicking on the mouse option in control panel yields the following error message "Unable to connect to the Synaptics Pointing Device Driver" I have attempted installing the Synaptics driver version v19.0.19.1 from the synaptics website, and version 19.0.25.5 from Acer's website. (EDIT) I am in windows 10 Education build 14393













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Answer:Synaptics touchpad driver not installing on Aspire...

Install here:http://www.synaptics.com/resourcesMake sure that you install Windows 10 PS/2 & SMBus Devices v19.0.19.1* Then follow the instructions form here:http://community.acer.com/t5/E-F-and-M-Series-Laptops/TOUCHPAD-GESTURE-SOLUTION-E5-573G-User/td-p/37... Maybe it will work? 














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Hi i just did a clean intall of win 8.1 and installed all drivers etc and now my synaptich touchpad installer poops up on every boot any ideas? windows installer is set to manuel even other installers starts aswell

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Latest Synaptics Touchpad Driver for Windows 10
Synaptics Touchpad Driver Download Page
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Version: 19.0.19.1

Date: August 3rd 2015

For Windows 10 PS/2, SMBus, and IC2 Devices
Release Notes:

System enhancements

Answer:Latest Synaptics Touchpad Driver for Windows 10

Hooray!! The 19.0.19.1 driver version fixes the inability to permanently turn-off the tapping function on my HP DV7. Looks like it also can filter the accidental tapping caused by inadvertently touching the graphics tablet while typing.

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Within the last year the Synaptics touchpad on my Ideapad Y530, running Windows 7 Pro, became intermittent.  Because I use a mouse, this was not much of an issue but I did try to fix the problem.  I read all the forums, uninstalled and reinstalled the driver, even trying some other drivers from the Synaptics website (this may not have been a good idea).  Nothing worked and I let it rest.  Most recently I took the laptop to a meeting and forgot the mouse.  Negotiating through Windows is not all that easy without a mouse or buttons, but I did manage to get what I wanted and get out gracefully.  So, I decided to revisit the touchpad issue. The first thing I noticed is that the touchpad is not listed in the Device Manager.  There is an Unknown Device but trying to install a driver using the automatic search did nothing.  I uninstalled and reinstalled using the driver from the Lenovo site.  It does not work.  I then saw that in the C:\Drivers\ folder, Windows explorer shows TWO Synaptics Pointing Device Driver folders.  I uninstalled the driver and one folder went away but the other is still there.  I tried to delete this folder but Windows Explorer says it Could not find this item.  If I try using the CMD prompt, a dir shows the directory but if I try to CD Synaptics Pointing Device Driver it says PATH NOT FOUND.  In Windows Explorer I can double click on the folder and it shows three entries (the ones ins... Read more

Answer:Synaptics Touchpad Driver not starting in Windows 7

 
 
 
 
 
 
Hi
 
Welcome To Lenovo Community
 
We are really sorry to hear about the issue you are facing,  
 
Please try a complete Power Drain instead of shutting down and restarting (remove battery/ac power and leave off for a minute), then press the power button for 30-40 sec, Now connect battery and adaptor power on the system
 
 After Powering on press F2 to boot into the BIOS, when you're in Bios, press F9 to reset the settings to factory and press F10 to save and exit BIOS.
 
After booting back to the OS, uninstall the current touchpad driver, press Fn+F6 to disable/enable the Touchpad, you will see an On screen Display icon if the Touchpad is disabled or enabled
 
Restart the system. Try installing the following drivers
 
Ideapad Y530 series touchpad driver Win7 32 Bit
 
Ideapad Y530 series touchpad driver Win7 64 Bit
 
If this doesn't work, you will need to contact Lenovo for service. Support phone list here.
 
Do give this a try and let us know  
 
 
 
Hope This Helps
Cheers!!!
 
 
 
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Synaptics touchpad driver installation fail!
I have a Dell Studio 1558, running Windows 7. I use the latest Firefox browser.
The Synaptics Touchpad control panel became unusable, so I deleted the driver, and tried to reinstall it.
Unfortunately the install fails after a short time.
Can anyone help please..
Phil..

Answer:Synaptics touchpad driver installation fail!

are you getting the driver from dells website or are you letting windows reinstall it at boot? when you say fail, what do you mean. Post any error messages received.

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I'm using Windows 10 64-bit system, and have used it for over a year with no problems. This problem started kinda weird out. I was watching a movie, and I paused it to go take a smoke. I came back five minutes later and now I couldn't move the cursor from the touchpad, or barely. I tried deleting the synaptics driver and installing the latest version quite a few times. Here's the thing though, the touchpad works without the driver, though sometimes left click, and right clicking doesn't work, however I'm still able to move the cursor. When I install the synaptics touchpad driver left click and right click works, but I am not really able to move the cursor. I can see the touchpad respons to the pressure of my fingers moving across it, but it doesn't move the cursor along the screen or only a small amount.  I have tried different prressures on the touchpad, but with no luck. The problem occurred a few hours ago. [Solution] I recently updated my computer with the anniversary update from windows have suggest it bricked something.I simply updated to newest BIOS version and the problem solved itself

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The Synaptics site has released a new version of its driver for those laptops that have a Synaptics touchpad. Version 7.12.7.0 has been released to replace version 7.8.10.0, which was released in January 2004. The driver update for all versions of Windows can be downloaded from here.

Once the file has been downloaded, it will need to be unzipped to a folder. Once it has been unzipped, double-click the "Setup.exe" file to activate the install process. The update will overwrite and install over the current driver version. Reboot afterwards. You can then delete the original unzipped files.
 

Answer:New Version Of Synaptics Touchpad Driver Released

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Hi all.

I have a friend who is having trouble making his Toshiba Satellite L50-A (PSKLWA-004001), Touchpad work. He said it hasn't been working several months so he has been using a USB mouse instead.

I first tried installing the driver from 'mytoshiba' and no drivers were available for windows 10 (64bit) so I tired the windows 8.1 driver and that didn't seem to work.

Then I saw that Synaptics had a windows 10 driver (same at pinned thread) especially for the touch pad so I installed the PS/2, SMBus one which I believe is the one built-into the laptop and it installed, restarted and no luck there either.

I did the latest windows updates and then it also detected an update for the touchpad driver, so it then installed via windows update and still no luck.

I know that this is not a simple case of Fn+f5 because the function key settings show that the touchpad is enabled and strangely the device manager does not have any device listed under mouse/pointing devices other than the USB mouse.

I believe this is a case, of the right driver has been found but is not installing, but I could be wrong .

Answer:Synaptics TouchPad Driver - Failed to Install

Strange that hasn't worked. An outside chance is to try using
DriverMax (2 downloads /day free).
I would never advise the use of such tools except in exceptional circumstances. I can say it has found two quite different drivers for me over the last couple of years I couldn't seem to find.

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I am using Dell Inspiron 3543 with windows 10 Home. My Synaptics Driver is malfunctioning.

Symptoms and Problem
The touchpad is working fine. Sometimes, after using laptop for a while, I am unable to perform 2-finger scrolling as well as touchpad get somewhat sticky and not as smooth as it was. This problem troubles me much as using 2-finger scrolling feature is very useful.

The one main symptom is as soon as when the 2-finger scrolling stops, at the same time the Dell touchpad (synaptics driver) icon in the system tray also get freezes, means it doesn't respond to any 'touch' pressure.

Troubleshoots
I tired contacting Dell, they updated my Synaptics Driver but after sometime the problem again started. I also tired uninstalling Synaptics Driver. But none of the solution works permanently. Only one temp solution is a reboot (restart).

Also I upgraded to windows 8.1 to 10 but the problem is as same as it was.

Please help
 

Answer:Dell Touchpad (Synaptics Driver) Malfunctioning

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I am looking for a Synaptics driver that can do the following: 2-finger-tap to right clickPalmcheckNon-laggy movement So far I cannot tap with two fingers to get a right click. I have to CLICK with two fingers to get a right click.Palmcheck works. I can finally use my keyboard and touchpad AT THE SAME TIME.But.. The movement sucks. When I move the cursor around slowly, it jumps around and is inaccurate. Does anyone know a driver that works? I NEED palmcheck, otherwise I cannot use my touchpad and keyboard at the same time.

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Hoping I can get some help here, this has been frustrating me for a while now.
 

I have two input devices, my Y470's Synaptics trackpad and a Logitech mouse.
 
When using Firefox only with my mouse, pages scroll multiple lines at a time, like they should. If after starting Firefox I scroll with the trackpad, then switch back to my mouse, pages will scroll one line at a time. This persists until I close Firefox.
 
It's as if Firefox chooses the scrolling speed based on which input device it detects first.
 
The problem seems to go away when rolling back to Lenovo's/Synaptics' Windows XP touchpad driver (15.x). However, these older drivers are limited in functionality.
 
Can anyone offer some insight on this? Many thanks.
 
 
Mod's Edit: System model added to front of Subject line to improve visibility / clarity.

Answer:Y470 - Possible bug regarding Synaptics touchpad driver and Firefox

If not, could someone tell me if this is duplicatable on other Lenovo machines (not necessarily Y470s)? Thank you.

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Hi everyone,I'm new here and I'm not a native speaker, so I'm sorry if I do some mistakes!I have a Lenovo G50 - 70 Laptop and I installed Windows 7 (before I had Windows 8) and I installed all drivers except one: theTouchPad Driver (ELAN, Synaptics) for Windows 7 from this website: http://support.lenovo.com/us/en/products/laptops-and-netbooks/lenovo-g-series-laptops/g50-70-noteboo...At the end it says me that it failed to install this driver, I tried several times with no results. I tried to install other version too but it is the same.So what can it be?Thanks in advance!!

Answer:Synaptics TouchPad Driver Failed to Install

Ok I fixed it formatting Windows 7.

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when i install win7 64 bit, in my hp 15r 033tx notebook,Synaptics touchpad driver fails to install. plz help

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The touchpad on my HP 840 G1 is going crazy! I upgraded from Win 8.1. and installed all the appropriate drivers from the HP page, but the touchpad enhancements keeps failing randomly, with material (supposedly) copied to the clipboard being replaced by the failure message and the entire Mouse options panel being inaccessible because "Control Panel extension is incompatible with Driver". At times, the whole thing is barely functional and it's quite a nuisance because I use this machine for work. What do I do?

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Hi I uninstalled the synaptics touchpad driver on my hp elitebook 2740p by accident. I tried restarting my computer and now my cursor is all over the place. I'm on windows 10. help appreciated

Answer:Accidentally uninstalled synaptics touchpad driver

You can download the driver here for reinstallationhttp://h20564.www2.hp.com/hpsc/swd/public/readIndex?sp4ts.oid=4145452




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Hello! I just upgraded my storage to SSD, so I did a fresh install of my OS along with the drivers. Unfortunately I don't seem to find Synaptics Touchpad UI Driver for my Inspiron 3452. Can anybody help us with this please? The user interface looks like attached that's what I'm refering to.
Note : I've tried driver from the download & drivers section support for my notebook, but none of those are working.

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Hello,  After upgrading to Windows 10, a new version of the Synaptics Touchpad driver for my X220T was automatically installed. However, I soon found that 2-finger scrolling is extraordinarily slow, even after manipulating some of the Synaptics control panel settings such as "scroll speed", and that "inertia" pointing has been turned on by default, which is very annoying.  I have been able to hide the update for now (using the wushowhide.diagcab tool) even though hiding updates in Windows 10 is far more convoluted than in Windows 8.1 and have installed the Windows 8.1 driver from Lenovo Downloads instead.  My question is, when will a driver from Lenovo or with appropriate fixes from Synaptics be released? William

Answer:Terrible Windows 10 Synaptics Touchpad Driver

I need a new driver as well.  Because of the 'resizing mouse pointer' problem when pressing the middle trackpad button on my X1 Carbon 3.  (sucks to have to deal with this on a new ($$$) machine) here's some links...   BTW I had this problem on both win 8.1 and win 10.  https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-W-Series-Laptops/Cursor-becomes-very-small-on-W550S-with-high-... And... https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-X-Series-Laptops/X1-Carbon-Mouse-Pointer-Size-Changes-Constant...    

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Latest Synaptics Touchpad Driver for Windows 10
Synaptics Touchpad Driver Download Page


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Version: 19.0.19.1

Date: August 3rd 2015

For Windows 10 PS/2, SMBus, and IC2 Devices


Release Notes:

System enhancements

Answer:Latest Synaptics Touchpad Driver for Windows 10

Hooray!! The 19.0.19.1 driver version fixes the inability to permanently turn-off the tapping function on my HP DV7. Looks like it also can filter the accidental tapping caused by inadvertently touching the graphics tablet while typing.

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Back again!  Still working on the 8530p.  My install of Windows 10 demonstrates the Touchpad works.  My install of Windows 7 demonstrates it doesn't work.  Does anyone know which version of the driver/software is required for this device running Windows 7 Pro 64b?  Thank you in advance!











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Answer:HP 8530p Synaptics Touchpad Driver/Software

@CaribbeanBlues? Try this one. http://h20564.www2.hp.com/hpsc/swd/public/detail?sp4ts.oid=3770172&swItemId=ob_100375_2&swEnvOid=4059 REO

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 I can't seem to update my touchpad driver. I downloaded  and ran this version. 19_0_17_57_WHQL4/21/2016 But when I check to see if it installed, the driver installed is still the driver from 19_0_17_57 from Jan 6,2016 Help... Thanks,   

Answer:Yoga 900 Synaptics Touchpad Driver for Windows 10 ...

What's the model of your computer?



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Hi all.

I have a friend who is having trouble making his Toshiba Satellite L50-A (PSKLWA-004001), Touchpad work. He said it hasn't been working several months so he has been using a USB mouse instead.

I first tried installing the driver from 'mytoshiba' and no drivers were available for windows 10 (64bit) so I tired the windows 8.1 driver and that didn't seem to work.

Then I saw that Synaptics had a windows 10 driver (same at pinned thread) especially for the touch pad so I installed the PS/2, SMBus one which I believe is the one built-into the laptop and it installed, restarted and no luck there either.

I did the latest windows updates and then it also detected an update for the touchpad driver, so it then installed via windows update and still no luck.

I know that this is not a simple case of Fn+f5 because the function key settings show that the touchpad is enabled and strangely the device manager does not have any device listed under mouse/pointing devices other than the USB mouse.

I believe this is a case, of the right driver has been found but is not installing, but I could be wrong .

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The touchpad of my Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro is not working with Windows 8.1 or the newly installed Windows 10. It is neither recognised in the Device Manager, nor the Synaptics TouchPad Driver is listed among the installed programs in the Control Panel. Moreover, when I try to install the latest verion of this driver obtained from the Lenovo website, I am warned that "A previous version of the Synaptics TouchPad Driver is installed.", and that I should remove it first before continuing. If I try to install this version anyway, the installation is apparently successful, but I still cannot use the touchpad (nor the driver seems to be installed anywhere). What should I do to solve this annoying issue? Many thanks for your attention.

Answer:Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro and Synaptics TouchPad Driver

 Are there files in the "C:\Program Files\Synaptics\SynTP" folder? i had an issue where I couldn't uninstall the synaptics driver via settings and had to do it manually from an administrator command line. I used the following command: rundll32.exe "C:\Program Files\Synaptics\SynTP\SynISDLL.dll",standAloneUninstall Once you have it uninstalled does windows update try to install a driver on its own?

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I'm attempting to solve the issue of the touchpad delay after typing.  This is a well known issue, easily fixable in the Synaptics control panel by turning off Palm Check.  However, my Flex 3 1480 came with the Alps control panel, which doesn't offer ANY options for turning off touchpad delay.  How do I switch over to the Synaptics driver, instead of the Alps driver, so that I can use the full selection of options available to Synaptics users? NOTE:  I've seen various solutions suggested on the forums, none of which have worked.  Some of those include turning touchpad to "no delay" in the mouse settings, deleting a file called FMAPP.exe, downloading the latest audio drivers, among other things.  None of these solutions worked for me.  That's why I want to change to Synaptics, so that at least I can go into the Synaptics settings and turn off Palm Check to solve the issue.  Any ideas? 

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Hello,I have installed touch pad drivers for Synaptics TouchPad V7.5 (port PS/2) on Lenovo G580 with system Win 7 Ultimate x64. There is one irritating default behavior that I can change in the settings. Unfortunately, when I restart the computer, it forgets about my changes in the settings. I need to enter Control Panel -> Mouse and that's it - everything I need for driver to remember again about my settings. What can I do in order not to be forced to enter Control Panel -> Mouse every single restart of the system?I include two print screens, where I have fixed that setting (later restarts it's enough for me to do what is on first screen shot, I do not need to follow step in second screen shot - it was only required the very first time when I have set it).Thanks in advance for your help!First screen shot:
 
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Second screen shot:
 
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Answer:Synaptics TouchPad V7.5 - does not remember driver's settings after restart

hi johnyjj2,
 
Welcome to the Lenovo Forums.
 
Can you try the following:
1. Uninstall the Synaptics Driver from Control Panel > Programs and Features and reboot
2. Download and install this driver directly from the Synaptics website and reboot.
 
Synaptics Driver v17.0.19
Windows 8/7/XP/Vista 64/32-bit Edition
 
 
Let me know how it goes.
 
Regards

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I have a L530. Because the latest UltraNav driver is such a pain in the derriere (when I wake up the computer from sleep or hibernation, the UltraNav settings in Mouse properties turn gray, and they reset themselves.  I turned off tap to click, but whenever the settings go gray, it undoes this), I uninstalled it and tried reinstalling the latest version on Lenovo's website (http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/downloads/detail.page?DocID=DS028996).  That didn't make the graying issue go away, so I instead installed the latest Synaptics driver found here: http://www.synaptics.com/resources/drivers However I ran into an issue when I couldn't see all the settings in Mouse properties (see here: http://i.imgur.com/7gVClYb.png).  There definitely are more settings than this (i.e. options to disable tap to click, among others).  How do I view all the settings?  Also if there are suggestions for drivers that allow me to access all the settings (and don't undo themselves), what are they? Thanks!

Answer:Lenovo Synaptics Driver for Touchpad - Can't see all lthe settings

Update: for now I have to just use the UltraNav one ... at least I can have some control over my touchpad... does anyone have any suggestions after reading my two posts?

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Hello, and thanks in advance for helping! I have a W520 notebook (I didn't see a forum for the "W" series so am posting here). I had some crashes and I ran 'who crashed' and it was Individa driver (which I found and reinstalled), andSynaptics touchpad driver  syntp.sys which I cannot find on my computer nor where and how to find out what version and where the latest driver is, nor how to update it. I have a windows 7 64bit.
 
Help would be greatly appreciated.......thanks!
 
 
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I was messing around again with my wireless driver (see the never-ending "yoga 13 wifi issues" thread) and decided to look around for a newer touchpad driver too.  I found this one that also appears to work for the Yoga 13: http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/downloads/detail.page?DocID=DS031456 Note:After you download and run the 0wto09w8.exe, the Setup.exe program will fail with the error message "This product is not manufactured by Quanta Computer".You must manually run dpinst.exe in C:\Drivers\Synaptics Touchpad Driver\Synaptic\WinWDF\x64.This driver version is "Synaptics Pointing Device v16.3.4.29Nov 12" vs. "Synaptics Pointing Device v16.2.21.3", the latest available on the Yoga 13 driver downloads page.  The release notes are dated Nov 29, 2012 vs. the Nov 6, 2012 for the older driver but list a lot of changes between the 16.3 and 16.2 versions, too many to list here (See C:\Drivers\Synaptics Touchpad Driver\Synaptic\Release.txt). I don't usually use my Yoga 13 in tablet mode, but I did a simple test and this new driver appears to still disable the touchpad in tablet mode.  I don't know of any other special touchpad behaviors for the Yoga -- Please comment if you notice anything inappropriate with this new driver. I didn't actually notice any different or better behavior with this driver.  But a newer driver version MUST be better... Right?   

Answer:Newer Synaptics touchpad driver for Yoga 13 (use at your own risk)

Dear mikey94025
 
Welcome to Lenovo forums
 
Kindly tell us have you tried the below driver
http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/downloads/detail.page?DocID=DS031974
 
and on the tablet mode both the keyboard and the touchpad will not work
kindly tell us if you still have the issue after trying the link above
 
Thanks

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Hello forum. I want to disable the function called tab click on the touchpad. Tab click means that a click on the touchpad works like an click on the left mouse botton.The Synaptics driver should support an disable function. But this feature is not integrated in the driver i can download for the N200.  And install the driver i can download from the Synaptics themself will disable the working of the whole touchpad. Does anybody know where to get an driver for the touchpad which work on N200 an allow to disable the tab click function. TIA Andreas Riedel

Answer:Touchpad Synaptics driver disable tab click on N200

Just do a double-clic at icon of Synaptics near digital clock, then go to tab device setup (with the synaptics icon), do clic at values... clic at "touch" on left and uncheck "enable fast touch" then ok. Sorry if the options doesn't match due to translation of my spanish system.





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Hi, My touchpad scrolling was not working . So i installed given driver for touchpad on the lenovo site which was Synaptics,Elan . But when i am installing this there is an error poping up -"driver is not compatible". So, please provide solution if you have one.

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Hello, I have a 'problem' with the PS/2 ports.I use the (bundled) USB Keyboard and USB mouse therefore nothing is connected on the PS/2 ports.Unfortunately the PS/2 ports cannot be disabled and this also keeps Windows detecting and installing a "Synaptics PS/2 Port TouchPad driver".This driver also installs a service "SynTPEnh Caller Service" "C:\Program Files\Synaptics\SynTP\SynTPEnhService.exe" and many files so I'm looking in a way to disable the PS/2 ports. Mostly due to the installation of this unneeded driver/service package. Unfortunately the UEFI Setup doesn't allow me to disable the PS/2 ports. HP: please add the option to disable the PS/2 ports. (Show hidden devices) Hardware IDsACPI\VEN_SYN&DEV_3006ACPI\SYN3006*SYN3006 Regards,Arian van der Pijl! 

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Hello, ASRR here.

I've been having a problem with my Synaptics touchpad driver since yesterday. I am very used to using the "gestures" to work with my touchpad and the gestures haven't worked properly (in fact at all) for a while. The two-finger scrolling, the three-finger touch and others (actually all of the gestures) do not work anymore.

The cursor moves, and works fine but the gestures don't.

When I go to the Mouse option in the Control Panel, a window pops up stating that the PC is "Unable to connect to the Synaptics Pointing Device Driver." and asks me whether I want to uninstall it.

I have tried uninstalling it, then going on the support page for Toshiba and downloading a driver that was suitable for my model, operating system, etc.

When I set up the driver I downloaded and restart the PC, the same window pops up when I try and go to the Mouse options in the Control Panel and the gestures do not work.

One interesting thing I noticed however, is the fact that when I roll back the driver (in the Hardware properties- then settings) the gestures work FINE. However, as it always asks you to restart the computer in order for the Rolling back of the driver to take place, when I do restart it, it sets the Microsoft touchpad driver from 2006; which does not include the gestures I need.

I have tried multiple times to fix it but I can't. I went to the UEFI firmware set up and tried resetting it to default but with no success.

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Answer:Satellite L955-10K - Synaptics Touchpad Driver does not work properly

> I went to the UEFI firmware set up and tried resetting it to default but with no success.
How to understand this? Have you tried to set your notebook to ?factory settings? again?
To be honest I don't understand what is wrong there. I also thought that new driver installation may help but obviously there is no much help.

I don't know if this is an option for you but you can set notebook to factory settings again and I hope everything will be work properly again. Before you do this try also to roll back OS to earlier time using system restore option.

One more thing: it has nothing to do with your touchpad issue but I recommend you to create recovery media (recovery image back-up) using preinstalled recovery media creator.

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Hello, I have a 'problem' with the PS/2 ports.I use the (bundled) USB Keyboard and USB mouse therefore nothing is connected on the PS/2 ports.Unfortunately the PS/2 ports cannot be disabled and this also keeps Windows detecting and installing a "Synaptics PS/2 Port TouchPad driver".This driver also installs a service "SynTPEnh Caller Service" "C:\Program Files\Synaptics\SynTP\SynTPEnhService.exe" and many files so I'm looking in a way to disable the PS/2 ports. Mostly due to the installation of this unneeded driver/service package. Unfortunately the UEFI Setup doesn't allow me to disable the PS/2 ports. HP: please add the option to disable the PS/2 ports. (Show hidden devices) Hardware IDsACPI\VEN_SYN&DEV_3006ACPI\SYN3006*SYN3006 Regards,Arian van der Pijl! 

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My last thinkpad was a R60, and now I have an Edge with all these fancy touchpad features that I really like. My favourite is the ChiralMotion one-finger-scroll! Only it isn't working very well in all, so I am hoping for the latest Synaptics drivers v17. Will they be available soon? Here is what I would very happy about in the future: . no CPU load when touchpad is completely off (mine was up to 20% (!) when touching it while using the trackpoint). a working start area for the one-finger-scroll (I have no resizable rectangle in that grey field). deactivating half of the touchpad completely (or at least define a general start area). a smooth momentum for the two finger scroll (the one implemented is somewhat glitchy). regular tapping disabled when pointing is off (that's what I expected; or on/off irrespective of tapping areas). working pinch zoom and rotate despite pointing turned off. an option for the context menu like the key that is missing on the E330 (unlike right-clicking, as you have to move the cursor to the right place) Also I noticed a bug in the software: . the four-fingers-flip often resulted in a endless spinning of the Windows preview as well as the Alt-Tab replacement (sometimes even hard to end) So, any chance to get the new drivers? Hopefully they have some of these features/fixes on board. Unfortunately I couldn't install the ones from the Synaptics website probably due to OEM issues. Thanks to anybody who is listening!

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Answer:Synaptics driver v17 for E330? / A short review on the touchpad features

PS: Windows 7 64bit (up-to-date), and all the latest drivers and tools - downloaded them all two weeks ago from the drivers page (ran System Update to be sure). The BIOS is 1.09.

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I'm having a really annoying scrolling issue with the touchpad on my Lenovo X250 (Windows 10). The sensitivity of scrolling is dramatically decreased following the use of trackpoint scrolling. Example, say I have a program like Chrome open to a web page. Using two finger scrolling on the touchpad it takes maybe 2.5-3 swipes to get to the bottom of the page. I then hold down the middle button above the touchpad and use the trackpoint to scroll. Now that that is over I go back and try the touchpad again. This time it takes me 10-12 swipes to get to the bottom of the page. Scroll rate is already turned up to max in the synaptics settings, nothing has changed. Scrolling behavior will now remain this way until I restart the computer. Can someone please provide a solution?

Answer:X250 scrolling sensitivity issues with synaptics touchpad driver

Additionally it seems that the trackpad will randomly become unresponsive at time as if it "sticks". I remaped caps lock to CTRL and I cannot use the trackpad while holding it down, the mouse freezes. All around not a great experience with this driver.

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On every P50 I've tried and across all Windows versions, the cursor does not move smoothly when making precision (i.e. slow or very slight) movements. Try slowly moving a finger across the trackpad, or gently rolling a finger back and forth--the cursor will skip about 40 or 50 pixels (!) before coming to rest. The issue is trivial to reproduce; in fact, there's no need to even specifically try to reproduce it, as it happens hundreds of times a day during normal use. It's bad enough dealing with it while trying to do mundane activities like browsing, but even worse is that it effectively makes using things like Photoshop outright impossible. Since there have been fixes for other mouse/trackpad/touchstick driver bugs, can we please get a fix for this as well?

Answer:P50 - Synaptics touchpad driver has unacceptable, jerky cursor movement

Have you tried increasing the sensitivity level setting? I maxed mine out which significantly improved the touchpad experience for me.

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Hi,

I've just upgraded from Windows XP Home SP2 to Windows Vista Ultimate on my Toshiba Satellite A100.
I was wondering where I could download a driver for Synaptics touchpad that works?

I tried the generic drivers from Synaptics' website, but they do not install completely (the second component always fails to install).
Then I tried the ones from Toshiba's website, but The Vista-compatible ones display an error that says error code "#5B4 @10".

Then I tried The Windows XP-compatible drivers, and they work perfectly, except the fact that I cannot configure enhanced features such as virtual scrolling and tap zones.
I click on the icon in the tray, click on The Device Settings tab, and whenever I click on The Settings button nothing happens.

Any help?

Answer:Satellite A100: Where to get a working Synaptics touchpad driver for Vista?

Hi

Usually the driver from the Toshiba page should be fully valid and should works.
Please note that there are different A100 series and if you download any drivers, be sure that you choose the right drivers for the right notebook series.

Did you check if the touchpad settings can be set and changed in the control panel??
As far as I know the touchpad properties can be set in the ?Mouse? option which can be found in the control panel!!!

In the ?Device settings? tab you should select the ?synaptics touchpad? and press ?settings?.
New window will pop up and you will find many options controlling the touchpad settings!!!

bye

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Edit: I found a solution, scroll further down. I have been having problems with my new Split x2 similar to those already explained in the forums by other users. The symptoms are as follows:1. Unusual hanging or freezing of the mouse pointer on the screen and temperamental use of gestures (two finger scrolling, zooming, etc.)2. Slowing down of computer generally; acting sluggish and freezing during only light use and/or after screen being closed.The symptoms seems to change depending on the length of time the computer has been switched on, and are affected by disconnecting/reconnecting the screen from the dock.Being quite good with these things I decided to investigate and have uncovered the following:The root cause of both of these problems is the Synaptics Touchpad driver. While the newest version (17.0.10.9) available from the HP website seems to solve any unusual freezing of the pointer it has a significant memory leak. In other words, as you move the pointer around the touchpad uses up the computer's memory. This is normal, but the problem is that the driver for the touchpad does not give the memory back; it cannot be reallocated. This means after a couple of hours of using the computer (or having the screen closed) the memory reaches saturation point and the computer grinds to a halt. If you are having the same problem have a look for yourself: Open task manager and look at the performance tab. Under the Memory heading you will see a value for 'Non-paged pool'.... Read more

Answer:Faulty Synaptics Touchpad Driver on Split x2 13-m121sa Causi...

SOLVED!Through my own research I have found a solution. While the official newest driver listed under this model is 17.0.10.9 there is in fact a newer version which does not have this problem: version 17.0.10.16!I am still disappointed that HP didn't suggest this solution themselves, considering this driver was published back in November 2013! HP if you're reading this: please allocate this driver to this model in your support pages. Anyway, the solution is as follows:1. Open the Device Manager (Control Panel -> Hardware and Sound -> Device Manager)2. Under 'Mice and other pointing devices' open 'Synaptics HID TouchPad'3. In the 'Driver' tab click on 'Uninstall'4. The pointer will disappear - reboot the computer5. Download the new driver from here: http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/softwareDownloadIndex?cc=uk&lc=en&softwareitem=ob-127354-1(if this link goes down try searching online for 'synaptics driver 17.0.10.16')6. Open and install the driver I hope this helps. HP, please send my consulation fee via PayPal(!)

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I am running the latest build of Windows 10 (build 10240).

Now that release date is coming driver updates are arriving for my laptop (Acer ES1-111M). One of which is for the Synaptics touchpad. When I apply this driver and restart my laptop the trackpad no longer works and the new driver has an error in Device Manager and cannot start.

This device cannot start (error code 10)

The specified request is not a valid operation for the target device.

If I try to update the driver it says the latest version is installed. I have to rollback the driver to the previous one supplied by Microsoft and the trackpad works again, However the entire process repeats when the Synaptics trackpad update is automatically installed again by Windows Update.

Does anyone know how to solve this?

Thanks.

Answer:Latest updated Synaptics touchpad driver kills my trackpad - help!

Hi,
same issue with me. At each reboot, I have conflict with an IBM driver for my synaptics touchpad.
Any solution ?

best

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Hi, I installed Windows 8 earlier and all went well apart from the touchpad losing much of it's functionality.  I downloaded the correct driver from the support section but after rebooting and going into the 'mouse' option in control panel I get an error message saying it can't access the synaptics driver and I should uninstall it.   I checked my machine number (2689) and I definitely downloaded the correct one.  Where can I find a working driver please? Thanks.

Answer:Windows 8 touchpad driver not working on G580

I think there is something wrong with Drivers on Lenovo driver link.. I have an Error with Bluetooth driver on G580 2189  warning messege : "No appropriate driver to be installed" this messege appear in windows 7 & windows 8

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Hey,

I received a notification of an upgrade on the synaptics touch pad installed on my A200-1m4 notebook and after installing it the touchpad wouldn't respond well, so I rolled back the driver, but it wouldn't use the scroll option. I reinstalled the driver again, but still I couldn't use the scroll function.

On the icon in the taskbar, when I want to see the pressue graph accessory it gives me this msg *Sorry, this program requires a Synaptics TouchPad and the Synaptics Pointing Device Driver* I believe I am missing the second one, so can anyone let me know where I can find the installation file for it.

Thanks Very much in advance,
Leen

Answer:Synaptics Touchpad and Pointing Device Driver missing on Satellite A200?

Hi

This Satellite A200-1M4 belongs to the PSAE0E series and you have to choose this series number for a driver download.

On the Toshiba European driver page you can find the *Alps Electric Touch Pad driver*. (This driver allows you to set the properties and functions for mouse control) and
the *Synaptics Touch Pad driver* (This driver allows you to set the properties and functions for Touch Pad control).

Both must be installed!!!

If this doesn?t help then try to roll back the OS to the early time point (before you have updated the driver for the first time)

Bye

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Why is there no Synaptics Touchpad Driver For Microsoft Windows 7 (32bit, 64 bit) for Ideapad Y470?My Touchpad was uninstalled after I reformat-ed my laptop so I would need the driver for it. Thank you so much.

Answer:Why is there no Synaptics Touchpad Driver For Microsoft Windows 7 (32bit, 64 bit) for Ideapad Y470?

Install Version 16.3.15.1 from here: http://www.synaptics.com/resources/drivers DragonRider

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I have r40 2722 model, with touchpad and trackpoint together, the driver from this site that suites windows xp says it is not  hardware compatible, it brings error message. The trackpoint is ok.plz help,much appritiation if it is as soon as possible, thank you from advance.













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Answer:HELP!! ThinkPad R40 Model 2722 synaptics driver for touchpad not working, touchpad not working

Welcome to the forum! Is your touchpad enabled in BIOS? 

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Just bought an Inspiron 5759 from Dell Canada.
 Touchpad is very squirrelly - move around and it randomly perceives a click hence starts moving or invoking stuff.  Try to click left or right button (bottom left or right of touchpad) and the cursor moves so I can click on wrong thing easily.  Looked for Touchpad settings under Control Panel Mouse.  Nothing there specific to touchpad - just generic mouse settings.  Looked in Device Manager - Mouse and Pointing Devices - see HIID compliant mouse and PS2 compatible mouse.   Driver for either is from Microsoft dated 2006.  
Ok - load newest driver from dell.com.  Claims it installs ok - wrong.  The Dev Mgr shows same Microsoft drivers.  Manually force driver to Synaptics - Dell TouchPad.  Looks like it succeeds.  Now, Dev Mgr shows two mouse devices: Dell Touchpad and PS2 Compatible mouse.  Try control panel - Mouse.  Now I see a Dell Touchpad tab but the only field - Change Dell Touchpad settings - does nothing.
Spent 6 hours trying to get help from Dell Support - worst experience with any support organisation (other than HP who managed to toast a notebook via remote control while trying to install a printer driver - never did work.)  Absolutely no improvement in situation.  Four times put on hold and line drops.  Considering strongly returning the notebook.
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Answer:Inspiron and XPS laptops running Windows 10 cannot install Dell/Synaptics Touchpad driver

With Win 10, touchpad drivers are found in the Win 10 Settings, selected in the Start Menu. In addition, many newer laptops are using a Precision touchpad, a Microsoft inspired pad. The driver is incorporated in Windows itself, and a regular driver will not work. This is why you don't see anything in the "old" Windows Control Panel app or in the Device Manager.

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Hi everyone, I recently purchased 2x G580 laptops for our family.  I have been having issues with the mouse cursor jumping around the screen while I type on one of the units. I noticed that one of the G580 units has the Elan smartpad drivers installed and the unit that is causing the cursor to jump has only sypnaptics installed.  Each time I've tried to install the elan/synaptics driver, synaptics is the driver that is always installed. Does anyone know why I am unable to get elan to install to allow me with more touchpad features?  When I try to just install elan it just tells me that the touchpad is not supported. Any input would greatly be appreciated. Thank you,

Answer:Lenovo G580: Elan touchpad drivers not installing only synaptics

Hi itsmejson,
 
Thanks for posting and welcome to the community. Sorry to hear about the issues you're facing. I 'm assumingthat the systems you have come with Win7 and the drivers you're installing is for the Win7. May I know where you got the drivers from? Is it from the Lenovo support site? 
 
I'm not sure if this may work, but you may want to consider, uninstalling the currently touchpad drivers you have now and reinstalling the drivers from the link below.
 

TouchPad Driver (Synaptics, Elan)0lto15ww.exe267MB
Windows 7 32bit,Windows 7 64bit
16.0.5.3/10.4.6.3
15 Aug 2012

 


 
Hope this helps and do let me know of the updates.
 
Regards

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Hello there guys!   I'm experiencing some problems after the lenovo support techs changed the hard drive of my 4-month G580(20150) laptop.It seemed that they didn't get to install some drivers concerning sound,wlan etc. but i did manage to do this by myself.  The only issue i didn't solve was the Hotkey concerning the Brightness(Although the Fn+Sound was automatically solved when i downloaded the sound drivers).I've read similar problems from other users and followed the steps by unistalling the Lenovo Energy Management,restarting and istalling the LEM v 8.0.2.5 again but nothing.Problem still there.  Any ideas about it??Thanks in advance













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Answer:G580 (20150) Brightness Hot key Problem

Hello Boogy,What happens when you press Fn+Up arrow? Have you tried to find the appropriate drivers from here for your machine: http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/research/hints-or-tips/detail.page?&DocID=HT073548





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Hello lenovo communityIm having fan problems with my 3months old lenovo g580The fan works and i can hear it when i start up the pc and the fan works for like 10 min then it just stops i noticed that cause my pc started to overheat. Its really random it just works and stops but my pc is still getting hot.If there is someone that can help me with this problem its really annoying me. Things I already tried to do :- I updated bios and that didn't help- I opened the laptop to get to the fan but the fan and pc itself was clean  Sorry If i misspelled some thingBest Regards

Answer:Lenovo G580 (20150) Fan Problem

hi SloAki,
 
Welcome to the Forums.
 
Most lenovo units that I've seen have an automated fan control where it automatically cools down the CPU when high temps kicks in (you can set the CPU cooling to Active or Passive under power options too)  
 
On your unit, try to:
1. Open Task Manager and see what applications have high CPU usage
2. Use Open Hardware Monitor to monitor your temps and Fan speed (this is dependent on the BIOS if it allows fan monitoring)
 
 
Let me know your findings,
neokenchi

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Hello all.I update my Lenovo G580 20150 with i3 2328m,630m and 6GB of ram bios to 9.01 and my GPU and CPU iddle temp is around 65-70 http://s17.postimg.org/akyupu6vi/Untitled.jpgI dont do backup (my mistake) to the older bios  version 42.So please if someone have version 42/41/39 i will be very grateful. ".rom or .bin" Sorry for my very very bad English.

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Hello to everyone, i'm new here and my English is not very good!! So, i have problem with my 2xUSB 3.0 ports on my G580 (20150) running on windows 8.1 x64bit. When i plug any usb device into usb 3.0 port while one of 2 ports is already in use, windows disables the device that currently in use and after miliseconds recognizes both devices one after another. This is very annoying, especially when i'm using one usb device and need to connect seccond to work with. If anyone knows how to solve such problem i would appreciate it. P.S: I have already tried to reinstall usb 3.0 drivers from lenovo drivers site but still nothing!!! Sorry for bad English!!! -Thanks in advance!!

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Hi, i have problem with Video Graphics ..my laptop is Lenovo G580 Notebook, 20150it came with FreeDOS Then I installed a Windows 7.it was fin. the Video Graphics was Nvidia Video Driver ...But now I have installed Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 video card reads as Intel Video Driver !!!! I used to have the NVidia drive installed in win 7 64 bit ..but now I had a problem with the windows 8.1 and I reformatted it now I only have the Intel HD 4000... I have tried to install the NVidia drive but it?s telling me that it?s not compatible ( I have win 8.1 64 bit , please help meplz see this1-- http://support.lenovo.com/en_EG/product-and-parts/detail.page?DocID=PD0253122-- http://shop.lenovo.com/us/en/laptops/essential/g-series/g580/?redir=y&redirsrc=4#techspecs3-- http://shop.lenovo.com/eg/en/laptops/essential/g-series/g580/#techspecs

Answer:problem with Graphics .. Lenovo G580 Notebook, 20150

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i installed windows 8 and install drivers and download bios update from lenovo support . After run bios update , my laptop restarting automatically . After restart bios nor running and try to booting from network by IPV6 and IPV4 , and after seconds not booting ,and say restart computer.Bios not running and say default boot device missing or boot failed. Insert recovery media .and booting by network only.

Answer:problem in bios update lenovo g580(20150)

hi alirj,
 
Your issue might be similar to this thread.
 
Can you try to disable UEFI by:
1. Booting into the BIOS (press F2 after you turn the computer ON)
2. In the Boot Tab, set UEFI to disabled or legacy mode and press F10 to save and exit.
3. Try to repair your Windows installation and observe.
 
regards,
neokenchi

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Hello I got a little problem with my lenovo g580.Not a long time ago i downloaded the bios update from the site and I did everything right but after my laptop restarted I got the message that said that I have to put in the disk of some sort so I checked on the internet if there is something I could do about that. I went to bios and changed the boot option to Legacy BIOS boot mode but after that everything worked fine but after that I noticed performance decrease on the laptop (Longer boot and longer wait time to open programs for about 1st few minutes after the boot).I would like to use Lenovo recovery program to recover system setting to the factory setting but IM scared to do that cause of the bios problem I had. I would really like someone to help me with this problem. Best Regards

Answer:G580 (20150) Running slow, Bios problem

Hi SloAki,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community Forums!
 
I?m sorry to hear that the computer is not performing as expected, I suggest you to perform the below steps provided to increase the performance of the computer then perform OKR (One Key Recovery) if required if the issue persists even after performing the troubleshooting steps.
 

Optimize Windows for better performance

Click here to download User Guide and perform OSRI (Operating System Re-Install) using OKR (One Key Recovery) by clicking on NOVO button provided in the computer, to perform OSRI and refer page no. 2 to locate the NOVO button and page no. 34 for the steps to perform OKR.
 
NOTE: Please backup the data in the computer before performing OSRI, as the data will be completely erased.
 
Hope this helps!!!
 
Do post us back for further queries.
 
Best Regards

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Dear Lenovo Community! I have bought my Lenovo G580 (20150) this summer, and ever since, I have been facing an annoying problem. When I try to play a game (regardless of its system requirements), after a few minutes, the laptop shuts down suddenly automatically without any previous warning or explanation after rebooting. I have already tried World of warplanes, Empire Total War and the new Tombraider as well, but the result is the same. However, there is no lagging even on medium-high settings. Besides, the laptop works fine without problems when I use other non-gameing programmes.I sent it back to a local laptop service (I have bought from them), but they said that they didn't manage to find any problem.What should I do? Please, help me. Best regards PS: I am not a native speaker, so If I was not clear, please let me know and I will try to explain it better.

Answer:G580 20150 problem game automatically shut down

Ah, I forgot to mention that I use win 8 x64, it may be important.

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i recently purchased dell vostro 3558.
i installed windows 8
when i downloaded and installed the touchpad driver from dell support, the driver wast installed tbut it did not asked to restart. the next dialogue box showed that the driver is installed but it wasn't installed at all.
i didn't find any synaptics in "show hidden icons" and the aditional features like multitouch scroll etc are also not working. please help

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Dears I PurchasedLenovo G580-(2189, 20150)  but unfortunately I am unable to find appropriate drivers for WinXP. I have downloaded drivers from website but they didn't work - NO Sound Card- NO WLAN- No Bluetooth  Please tell me about which company Sound/WLAN /Bluetooth Devices are installed on my Laptop.  Due to some software I used i can only used WinX.From date of purchase I am unable to use my laptop.

Answer:Lenovo G580-(2189, 20150) Drivers Installation Problem

Dears I PurchasedLenovo G580-(2189, 20150)  but unfortunately I am unable to find appropriate drivers for WinXP. I have downloaded drivers from website but they didn't work - NO Sound Card- NO WLAN- No Bluetooth  Please tell me about which company Sound/WLAN /Bluetooth Devices are installed on my Laptop.  Due to some software I used i can only used WinX.

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Formatting my B570 Laptop I realized that the latest Synaptics driver for my trackpad doesn't contain all of the neccessary settings - Specifically the "slide zone" options are missing (The ones that let's you disable the "slide charm" behavior when you move the finger from the right edge inwards) Does anyone happen to have an older driver lying around for it? The control panel layout has changed - I'm looking for a version that predates their "animated video/image" layout.

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Hello everyoneI have got into a trouble with my internet.I have already called my ISP and we ran trough some steps and still the problem keeps happening so Im guessing that the problem is on my side probably problem with  my computer cause other pc's in my home work fine.Im getting default gateway not available error frequently sometimes 10+ times in a hour and sometimes I my internet works whole day without a problem.  

Answer:Lenovo G580(20150) Internet problem - Default gateway not available (wired)

Hi SloAki,Which Windows do you run? I assume Windows 8? And do you connect through Wifi or cable? If on Wifi, firsty try this.Go to Device Manager, highlight the wireless connection you are having problems with, right click it, Choose properties then go to the Power Management tab and uncheck the option.If the above did not help, take a look at the first post: http://forums.lenovo.com/t5/IdeaPad-Y-U-V-Z-and-P-series/Failure-to-hold-wifi-connection-ongoing-iss...





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I have a Tecra S-10.
The scroll of my touchpad doesn't work, and I have tried to reinstall it driver.
So I have downloaded the driver for Win XP from Toshiba site, but when I have installed it, a window has shown this message (in spanish te original message):

*Windows cannot install this hardware*
*There was a problem installing the hardware: Apls Pointing-device*
*Error during device installation*
*Fatal error during the installation*

What can I do?
Thank you very much

Answer:Tecra S10 - Touchpad driver cannot be installed

Hello,

the APls Pointing Device depends on the Touch pad driver. Please install the latest driver for the touch pad first and then update the pointing device.

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My laptop is Acer E5 573G-37Y5. I have windows 8.1 installed on it and I find lot of issues with my laptop. The major issue is the touchpad driver. There are two drivers for touchpad are given by Acer, but neither works for me. I tried the installation several times and ended up having no luck at all. This is driver information..  You can see that the driver for the touchpad has not been installed. please let me know how to solve this annoying issue? I am fed up with Acer now. Spoiler (Highlight to read)  

Answer:Touchpad driver not getting installed on E5 573G-3...

You may not have neither Elan nor Synaptics Touchpad and may have Precision Touchpad. Have a look at this link. http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-8/touchpad

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My laptop is Acer E5 573G-37Y5. I have windows 8.1 installed on it and I find lot of issues with my laptop. The major issue is the touchpad driver. There are two drivers for touchpad are given by Acer, but neither works for me. I tried the installation several times and ended up having no luck at all. This is driver information..  You can see that the driver for the touchpad has not been installed. please let me know how to solve this annoying issue? I am fed up with Acer now. Spoiler (Highlight to read)  

Answer:Touchpad driver not getting installed on E5 573G-3...

You may not have neither Elan nor Synaptics Touchpad and may have Precision Touchpad. Have a look at this link. http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-8/touchpad

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