How To Enable/Disable Touchscreen In Windows Laptops

[Simple Steps To Use On Any Windows Touchscreen Device]

Touchscreens are the latest must have feature on most windows laptops and tablets. However, they can be overwhelming for people who are used to old fashioned trackpads.

This can become a bigger problem if you accidentally touch your screen while working and end up causing some damage to your hard work.

For this reason it’s important to understand how to switch your touchscreen off and on at your will. All you need to do is follow these simple steps.

  1. In the Power User Menu (Windows+X), click on “Device Manager”.
  2. Scroll to the “Human Interface Devices” section, and click to expand it.
  3. Right Click on the “HID-Compliant Touch Screen” entry and select “Disable”.
  4. Click on “Yes” in the confirmation popup.
  5. Check to see if it works.
  6. Right Click and select “Enable” if you want to re-activate your touchscreen.

With these easy steps, you will be able to change your laptop screen from touchscreen to normal, and back.

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Posted on : 21 Jun 2016 @ 20:22

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