Touchpad Issues in Fujitsu® LifeBook A530
How to Resolve Touchpad Issues in Fujitsu LifeBook A530?
The Fujitsu LifeBook A530 is the new high-power laptop from Fujitsu series. The system is powered by the new Intel Core i3, i5 or i7 processors. The system comes with an 8 GB memory and a 500 GB hard disk drive. The 15.6” LED-backlit display with the Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connection make it convenient for home users. The laptop features a touchpad. A touchpad is a pointing device which can replace the mouse in the system. The touchpad is a sensor device which feels the user's touch and sends appropriate signals to the processor. The touchpad used in the laptop might always lead to some problems. The touchpad might send wrong signals when you make a touch on the device. It might perform more than one task for a single touch. Your touches might not be identified by the device and you might need to press the touchpad hard to perform the task.
You would be able to solve the issues with touchpad used in Fujitsu LifeBook A530 by following some simple steps. The steps are:
- Press 'F8' key
- Reboot the system
- Install new touchpad
Press 'F8' key
When you get any problem with the touchpad in your Fujitsu LifeBook A530, the first thing you need to perform is to check the function keys. The 'F8' key has certain roles over the touchpad. You might have accidently pressed the 'F8' key while the system was working. Pressing of 'F8' key might lead to deactivating of touchpad in your system. Pressing 'F8' key at a stretch should solve the issue.
Reboot the system
The problem with the touchpad might arise due to any system configuration problems. You need to restart the Fujitsu LifeBook A530 which would sometimes solve the issue. If this does not work, you need to reboot the system in 'Safe' mode. Then you need to check the system and diagnose the problems with touchpad. You need to check the configuration of other components to fix the issue.
If any of these methods do not work with your touchpad, then you need to upgrade the touchpad. For this, you need to remove the screws slowly from the touchpad panel. Then you could be able to lift up the touchpad from your Fujitsu LifeBook A530. You can get the new touchpad from any retail shop. You need to buy the appropriate device for your system, keeping in mind compatibility issues.