[ltp] Re: E520 - turn off touch pad

James Knott linux-thinkpad@linux-thinkpad.org
Mon, 08 Sep 2014 07:52:58 -0400

On 09/06/2014 10:58 AM, HeyJim wrote:
> I've always been able to turn the touch pad off and on in Mint 17 64 bit, but
> when I do, it also turns off the buttons. The Trackpoint device also uses
> those buttons. I've tried all the options mentioned here. Any suggestions?

This is what I did in KDE on openSUSE:

Create script in ~/.kde4/Autostart

synclient TouchpadOff=1