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Alps pointing-device Driver has stopped working

Discussion in 'All Other Software' started by Nomorevista, Mar 30, 2008.

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  1. Nomorevista

    Nomorevista Thread Starter

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    My computer takes a good 10 minutes to load up. It gives different messages every time I turn it on. Today the messages are: Alps pointing-device driver has stopped working; and Microsoft windows search Indexer stopped working and was closed?

    can anyone tell me how to fix this? Visata is driving me mad!!!!
     
  2. Bryan457

    Bryan457

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    Your Alps pointer problem is probably driver related. To fix it:
    1. Open Windows Explorer
    2. Right click on Computer & choose properties
    3. Open Device Manager (Admin password may be required)
    4. Under Mice & other pointing devices, right click Alps pointing-device & choose Update driver software
    5. Choose Search automatically & it will download and install the latest signed driver from the windows repositories & hopefully that will fix that problem.

    good luck, hope this helps
     
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