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Author Topic: Problem: "Unable to connect to the Synaptics Pointing Device Driver." - FIXED  (Read 1119 times)


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From my notes, copied here in the hope that it might save others a stack of time if/when they encounter this incredibly annoying problem with their Synaptics TouchPad, and need to find a fix for it.

Synaptics TouchPad problem fix - 01 summary.jpgProblem: "Unable to connect to the Synaptics Pointing Device Driver." - FIXED

Below is a summary of the different driver versions and the fix I applied.

Synaptics TouchPad problem fix - 02 driver version table.jpg