How to Enable or Disable “Tap with a single finger to single-click” on Windows 11 or 10 Touchpad?

Due to some reason, if you want to enable or disable the “Tap with a single finger to single-click” feature on Windows 11 or 10 Touchpad, it is possible. You can enable or disable this feature using two methods, the built-in Settings app or Registry Editor.

In this gearupwindows article, we will guide you with both methods to turn on or off the “Tap with a single finger to single-click” function, which you can use.

How to Enable or Disable “Tap with a single finger to single-click” on Touchpad in Windows 11 Settings?

To turn on or off the “Tap with a single finger to single-click” feature on Windows11 Touchpad using the Settings app, use these steps:-

Step 1. Open Windows 11 Settings.

Step 2. Click the Bluetooth & devices in the left sidebar.

Step 3. On the right sidebar, click on the Touchpad option.

Step 4. Click on Taps tile.

Step 5. Check or uncheck the option “Tap with a single finger to single-click” to enable or disable the feature.

How to Enable or Disable “Tap with a single finger to single-click” on Touchpad in Windows 10 Settings?

To turn on or off the “Tap with a single finger to single-click” feature on Windows10 Touchpad using the Settings app, use these steps:-

Step 1. Open Windows 10 Settings.

Step 2. Click the Devices in the left sidebar.

Step 3. Select Touchpad in the left sidebar.

Step 4. On the right sidebar, check or uncheck the option “Tap with a single finger to single-click” to enable or disable the feature on your Windows 10 machine.

How to Enable or Disable “Tap with a single finger to single-click” on Windows 11 or 10 Touchpad using Registry Editor?

To turn on or off “Tap with a single finger to single-click” on Windows 11 or 10 Touchpad using Registry Editor, do these steps:-

Step 1. Open Registry Editor.

Step 2. Then, browse or navigate to the following key in the left sidebar of Registry Editor:-

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\PrecisionTouchPad

Step 3. On the right side of the “PrecisionTouchPad” key, double-click on the TapsEnabled REG_DWORD and set its “Value data” to the following:-

  • ffffffff: Enable “Tap with a single finger to single-click” on Windows.
  • 00000000: Disable “Tap with a single finger to single-click” on Windows.

Step 4. Click OK.

Step 5. Reboot your computer to apply the changes.

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