Touchpad in Samsung® Q310
Pointing devices are very essential for working on a computer. Pointing devices give users ready access to all options and features that are on the system. Touchpad is a pointing device found on portable computers, such as notebooks, netbooks and laptops. A touchpad can be explained as a pointing device that has a special surface which has the ability to recognize the movements of the user’s fingertips on the surface. These movements are then converted to pointer arrow motion. A very high quality, fast responding touchpad is provided with your Samsung Q310 notebook. This touchpad is extremely durable and will give accurate pointing arrow movements. Still, there are some problems that can come up with the use of touchpad on your Samsung Q310 notebook. Drifting arrow, unstable pointer arrow movement, lag when moving pointer, system restarting when touchpad is used, total malfunction of touchpad, etc. are some of them.
- Remove all malware
- Check touchpad driver
- Operating system repair
Remove all malware
Malware can cause hardware issues on your Samsung Q310 notebook. This also includes the touchpad on the system. Malware cause damage by infecting the touchpad drivers and changing their working characteristics. So, you are recommended to remove all malware infections from the system using an updated antivirus program. Removal of the problem causing malware will solve the touchpad issue in Samsung Q310 notebook.
Check touchpad driver
The touchpad on your Samsung Q310 notebook requires touchpad drivers. If the touchpad drivers installed on your Samsung Q310 notebook are incorrect or illegitimate, then problems will come up with the use of touchpad. So, you are advised to check the touchpad driver installed on the system (for authenticity, compatibility, specifications), and replace them if they are found faulty to solve the issue.
The touchpad malfunction on Samsung Q310 notebook might be because of issues or problems with some of the system files associated with the touchpad drivers. In such cases, the touchpad issue can be solved by repairing the operating system installed on the system. Repairing can be done by using the inbuilt repair tool or the operating system disc.