Improve company productivity with a Business Account.Sign Up

x
?
Solved

Cursor jumps to the start of the sentence on laptop sometimes when typing

Posted on 2011-02-15
4
Medium Priority
?
946 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-11

How often is this the keyboard and how often something else?

I dont want to order a keyboard if thats not the problem.

Its a mates laptop.
0
Comment
Question by:fcek
  • 3
4 Comments
 
LVL 6

Accepted Solution

by:
coalnine earned 2000 total points
ID: 34902423
Usually this is related to people accidentally touching the touch pad below the keyboard on the laptop. You can disable the touch pad and see if that's the cause of your problem.
0
 

Author Comment

by:fcek
ID: 34902556


How is the touch pad disabled?
In the Bios?

If so the user would need to use a mouse?
 
0
 

Author Comment

by:fcek
ID: 34902664


Its an Aspire 5520
0
 

Author Comment

by:fcek
ID: 34902799


I think I got some more ideas here inc yours.

Thanks,

http://www.fixya.com/support/t484897-acer_aspire_5520_5334
0

Featured Post

NEW Internet Security Report Now Available!

WatchGuard’s Threat Lab is a group of dedicated threat researchers committed to helping you stay ahead of the bad guys by providing in-depth analysis of the top security threats to your network.  Check out this quarters report on the threats that shook the industry in Q4 2017.

Question has a verified solution.

Are you are experiencing a similar issue? Get a personalized answer when you ask a related question.

Have a better answer? Share it in a comment.

Join & Write a Comment

This article shows how to use a free utility called 'Parkdale' to easily test the performance and benchmark any Hard Drive(s) installed in your computer. We also look at RAM Disks and their speed comparisons.
If you're a modern-day technology professional, you may be wondering if certifications are really necessary. They are. Here's why.
Finding and deleting duplicate (picture) files can be a time consuming task. My wife and I, our three kids and their families all share one dilemma: Managing our pictures. Between desktops, laptops, phones, tablets, and cameras; over the last decade…
How to fix display issue, screen flickering issue when I plug in power cord to the machine. Before I start explaining the solution lets check out once the issue how it looks like after I connect the power cord. most of you also have faced this…

589 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question