Tag Archives: touchpad

Touchpad enable/disable script and shortcut on Ubuntu 18.10

If your laptop doesn’t have a working switch for turning on/off your touchpad, then this post is for you. Create a script called disenable_touchpad.sh and add the following code to it: !/bin/bash state=$( gsettings get org.gnome.desktop.peripherals.touchpad send-events ) if [ … Continue reading

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Disable Touchpad Clicks on Xubuntu

If you’re getting really annoyed – like I do – whenever you’re typing something and you touch the touchpad by mistake, which transfer the cursor to some other window on the screen, then this article is what you’re looking for: … Continue reading

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Disable a Laptop’s Touchpad in Ubuntu Karmic (and later as I well I guess)

Applications -> Ubuntu Software Center Search for Touchpad System -> Preferences -> Touchpad Untick “Enable Touchpad”

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