Right Click does't work on Touchpad (Synaptics)  

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  1. Posts : 1
    windows 10

    I'm having a similar problem with the same touchpad. I can get a menu from a right click (left click is my primary click) but on a right click I can't get the pull down menu that allows me to rename, delete a file or the other options I am used to in windows. Any suggestions?
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  2. Posts : 5,452
    windows 10 Pro ver 21H2 build 19044.1348

    swhite said:

    Same exact issue. Driver update turned on the 2 finger option which made the right click stop working. Was driving me insane. Thanks.
    Another new "stuff" to learn.
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    codt21 you now qualify as a life saver !!

    Cody21 said:
    OK, I finally found the issue... There is a separate screen addrsssing "CLICKING" that I had improperly set the "2 finger" option. I actually disabled that because I never used it ... In doing so it turns OFF the ability to click on the Right button ... stupid ... and not very evident...

    Thanks !!
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  4. Posts : 97
    Win10 Pro, Version 21H2 (Build 19044.1706) (14.06.2022)

    Could please someone provide a Printscreen?
    It seems I am too stupid for this.

    I can see the Clickpad-Settings v19.4.3.166, second tab "Klicken" (Click).
    But what do I have to enable and disable exactly to activate the right click on my touchpad? (My touchpad has no separate keys, just a region where the lower left part works perfectly fine, but the lower right doesn't has any function yet).

    What do I have to set in the original touchpad settings page from windows 10?
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  5. Posts : 41,490
    Win 10 Pro (22H2) (2nd PC is 22H2)

    A screenshot? Well first there's this in Settings:
    Right Click does't work on Touchpad (Synaptics)-1.jpg

    then there may be a setting in your touchpad specific control settings, which, for example for Synaptics, have at least 3 variants, so if you have a Synaptics touchpad, yours my look quite different, and of course different again for others.
    Right Click does't work on Touchpad (Synaptics)-2.jpg
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  6. Posts : 97
    Win10 Pro, Version 21H2 (Build 19044.1706) (14.06.2022)

    Thank you very much @dalchina.This is how it looks on my (german) Windows 10 Pro. As you can see, the "Tap with two fingers as right-click" is not activated in the Win10 settings:Right Click does't work on Touchpad (Synaptics)-touchpad-win10-1.jpg
    And in the Synaptics Clickpad settings, the two finger click is also not activated.
    Right Click does't work on Touchpad (Synaptics)-clickpad-allgemein.png Right Click does't work on Touchpad (Synaptics)-clickpad-klicken.png
    But none of this settings seems to control the one-finger-click-on-the-right-lower-corner behaviour.
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  7. Posts : 41,490
    Win 10 Pro (22H2) (2nd PC is 22H2)

    Hi, I've shown you the emulated rt click using the two finger tap or click.

    Here: (and I checked last time too)
    Right Click does't work on Touchpad (Synaptics)-untitled.png

    - there is no rt click option in the long drop-down list- which seems a little suprising, but there it is.

    There's also a setting under another tab that appears to disable tapping on the edge like that.
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