Laptops

Question

touch pad button

by nellyp1 / March 8, 2012 6:31 PM PST

If I try to use the left button on my acer aspire 4750 touch pad it does not work unless I press very hard. It could be something under it I suppose. Does anybody have any ideas how to fix this issue? I was thinking about some electrical cleaning spray or maybe blasting it at a garage with an airline. It looks like to remove the button I would need to go through the bottom of the laptop and i would like to avoid this. As a thought how long would the manufacturers warranty be for?

Cheers

Neil

Answer This Ask For Clarification
Discussion is locked
You are posting a reply to: touch pad button
The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates

If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

You are reporting the following post: touch pad button
This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.
Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Please try again now or at a later time.
If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.
Popular Forums
icon
Computer Help 47,885 discussions
icon
Computer Newbies 10,322 discussions
icon
iPhones, iPods, & iPads 3,188 discussions
icon
Security 30,333 discussions
icon
TVs & Home Theaters 20,177 discussions
icon
HDTV Picture Setting 1,932 discussions
icon
Phones 15,713 discussions
icon
Windows 7 6,210 discussions
icon
Networking & Wireless 14,510 discussions

Tech Tip

Know how to save a wet phone?

It's not with a dryer and it's not with rice. CNET shows you the secret to saving your phone.