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Cursor keeps jumping about

by bute101 / October 6, 2010 8:04 PM PDT

When typing my cursor jumps to a different point which if I dont catch it fast enough makes a nonsense of what I am trying to say. It doesn't matter how fast or slowly I type. Has anyone else came across this problem and if so how do I fix it. Many thanks

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Most of the time
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / October 7, 2010 12:24 AM PDT

This is the old laptop touchpad issue. Try TOUCHFREEZE (see google)

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Solved keying problem after 1 year
by torloc / May 4, 2011 10:11 PM PDT
In reply to: Most of the time

My cursor used to jump around all over in Word, Outlook, even on websites - basically anywhere you can type after I bought Windows 7. I'm a touch typist, no way I was making these errors-I can type in my sleep. ( I think I have a few times way back!) Even happened when I watched the keyboard & screen. I tried a lot of things including updating Windows 7. The solution? To go to the website where I bought my computer and update all the drivers. It's fixed! You have no idea how annoying this problem is till you have it. Try this solution and see if it works if you have this problem.

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Jumping Cursor Solutions
by brett_windows_team / October 7, 2010 7:48 AM PDT
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Try this tip
by xmingx / September 8, 2015 2:14 PM PDT
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