[kde-linux] Re: Disable trackpad for one user account?
- Date: Thu, 24 Feb 2011 08:23:50 -0800
- From: Mark Knecht <markknecht@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: [kde-linux] Re: Disable trackpad for one user account?
On Wed, Feb 23, 2011 at 11:48 PM, Thomas Taylor <linxt@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Wed, 23 Feb 2011 11:18:07 -0800
> Mark Knecht <markknecht@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> Is there a way in KDE to disable the trackpad in an Asus laptop for a
>> single user? She's having trouble typing without making mistakes and
>> prefers to use an external mouse as a pointing device.
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> Hi Mark;
> Which version of KDE is this for? ÂIn most recent versions the touchpad can be
> disabled on a per user basis by having that user go to "Configure Desltop >
> Keyboard & Mouse (Input in 4.x)", selecting touchpad and click on the
> appropriate button.
This is 4.4.5. Until I emerged the synaptiks program that Doug
suggested I didn't see any indications that KDE knew about the
All I Saw was
Standard Keyboard Shortcuts
Global Keyboard Shortcuts
After emerging Synaptiks I now see Touchpad but it doesn't work
complaining about the driver.
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