How to Enable or Disable Touchpad on Windows 11?

All Windows laptop ships with a touchpad. If you have purchased a new laptop or on an old laptop touchpad is not working, and you want to disable it, this gearupwindows article will help you. It may also happen, the touchpad is broken, and you want to disable it to troubleshoot them. Windows 11 lets you disable and enable the touchpad using the built-in Settings app.

How to Enable or Disable Touchpad on Windows 11?

You can enable or disable the touchpad on Windows 11 using two ways. First, if you have installed the manufacturer software for your touchpad, you can use it to turn it off. Next, using Windows 11 Settings app also you can enable or disable the touchpad settings. We will see how to turn or turn off the touchpad using the Settings app in this post.

Step 1. Open the Settings app.

To do that, press Windows + I keyboard from the keyboard.


Step 2. When Windows Settings opens, click the Bluetooth & devices from the left sidebar.

Step 3. On the right side, select the Touchpad option.

Step 4. Now, to disable the Touchpad, turn its toggle switch to the Off position. And when you want to enable the Touchpad, slide the toggle switch of the Touchpad to the On position.

That’s it. If your Touchpad is not working as expected while troubleshooting your Windows 11, you can try enabling and disabling the Touchpad.

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