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I have a Dell Latitude 3550 laptop, and I need to change the

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I have a Dell Latitude 3550 laptop, and I need to change the 'sensitivity' of the touchpad. I can't see the method in the manual.
Could an expert advise me how to do this?
Thank you.

Hello and welcome to justanswer. My name is***** will be assisting you today. I am sorry to hear that you are having such trouble. I will try my best to help you.

Could you please provide the service tag id and operating system installed in it?


Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Service Tag is 6D1VG22 and I'm using Win7 Pro.

Thank you for the details.

Are you in the dell laptop now,if so i can guide you step by step.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

OK, thanks - I'm here, on the laptop


1.Click on start then control panel
2.Now click on View by large icons in the top right of the control panel to view the settings in detail.

Let me know once you have done that much

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

OK, I've done that

Good now look for Dell Touchpad or Synaptics Touchpad option,if you cannot find it then it will included in the mouse properties so open Mouse option in the control panel.

See if you can find it and let me know

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

That's fine. I can see what to do now. Many thanks!

You are welcome from that option you can adjust the sensitivity of touch pad.Is there anything else you like to know?

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