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Cursor changes position while I'm typing!!

Discussion in 'Web & Email' started by skiluva, Dec 22, 2009.

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  1. skiluva

    skiluva Thread Starter

    Dec 22, 2009
    I used to have this problem and it went away and now it's back. I don't remember how I got rid of it so I'm looking for some help.

    The problem is that, as I'm typing on my Gateway Windows XP laptop using the cursor in the laptop, the cursor jumps to somewhere else in my text and I don't even realize it until a few letters after so I continuously have to delete what letters ended up getting put in the wrong place and bringing the cursor back to where I want to type. This happens often as I'm typing and ends up deleting words too and is extretmely frustrating. Please help!!
  2. DKTaber


    Oct 26, 2001
    Have you scanned for spyware and viruses? If so, with what programs?
  3. Augie65


    Mar 23, 2005
    Probably because the touchpad is over-sensitive. Check in the
    setting for the touchpad or mouse and change the settings or
    disable the tap.
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