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Why is my laptop pointer frozen ?

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Why is my laptop pointer frozen ?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Chris L. replied 2 years ago.
Hello, the pointer could be frozen for any number of reasons. Have you rebooted the computer yet?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

I may have mistakenly pressed the F2 or F3 or F4 button while using my laptop and put it into hibernation for a minute

Expert:  Chris L. replied 2 years ago.
Ok is it now working?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

still not working. while the pointer is frozen i can't get anything to operate

Expert:  Chris L. replied 2 years ago.
What is the make and model of the laptop?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Toshiba satellite C660

I'm using a different laptop to contact you

Expert:  Chris L. replied 2 years ago.
Ok you may have accidentally disabled it which can be done through the keyboard. To enable to do the following, hold the FN key down and press the F9 key once. This should enable it. Give it a try and let me know if it doesn't work.
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