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HP dv9000 - Touchpad will not work

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Last Modified: 2013-12-09
I had an issue with Logitech Setpoint not installing properly for the G9 mouse. I uninstalled Setpoint and all associated files (App Data files). I rebooted and now the synaptics touchpad won't even work.

I tried installing the original drivers and got the message that current drivers were newer. I uninstalled the synaptics drivers (add/remove programs) and installed the original drivers. Still no luck. I check device manager and no mice show up. I tried the add hardware wizard and scan for new hardware and still no luck. System Restore was disabled so I can't go back to a previous state.

Any ideas on how to fix this without having to go to recovery.
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Tried what HP told me (restore drivers from disk). That didn't work since once you start you need a mouse and can't navigate using the keyboard. Tried upgrading to a non OEM install which failed killing my system so I restored to origninal. Good thing I partition everything out.
Thanks for the help though.
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