Touchpad in HP EliteBook® 2540p Notebook PC
Pointing devices help in working on the system in an efficient way. This is because pointing devices can be used to readily access all of the options on the software without having to navigate from one option to the next with the help of arrow keys. Touchpad is a pointing device usually found on portable computers and has a special surface that can detect the motion of the user’s finger tips and convert them into pointer motion. Your HP EliteBook 2540p notebook PC also comes with a touchpad so that users need not connect a separate pointing device. This touchpad is extremely fast and durable. However, you might experience some issues with touchpad of HP EliteBook 2540p. These include drifting arrow, system restarts when touchpad is used, partial malfunction of touchpad, system freeze during touchpad use etc.
- Remove malware infection
- Verify touchpad driver in use
- Solve conflicts between drivers
Remove malware infection
The touchpad malfunction in HP EliteBook 2540p Notebook PC might be because of malware. Malware will modify essential touchpad drivers and cause many problems during the touchpad use. All HP EliteBook 2540p Notebook PC users having issues with touchpads are advised to install and use an updated antivirus tool so as to remove all malware and thus get the touchpad back to working state.
Verify touchpad driver in use
Touchpad issues on HP EliteBook 2540p Notebook PC might come if incorrect touchpad drivers are installed and used on the system. The reason is that incorrect drivers won’t be unable to translate the movements of the user to the operating system. HP EliteBook 2540p Notebook PC users experiencing touchpad issues are recommended to verify the touchpad driver in use and replace them if necessary. The touchpad driver should be compatible, authentic and of the correct specification.
Clashes between the touchpad drivers and other drivers installed on your HP EliteBook 2540p Notebook PC might cause malfunctioning of the touchpad. Such clashes usually come up if some incompatible or outdated drivers are installed on the system. HP EliteBook 2540p Notebook PC users are requested to find out and remove the incompatible drivers to solve driver conflicts and thus get the touchpad back to working condition.