Windows 10: Help to stop windows 10 search box constantly popping up
Just signed up to add my experience. The above mentioned steps do work for me but only until the computer restarts or reboots. Any reset of the machine seems to restore the mouse settings back to default, even when using custom profiles through the mouse additional setting.
Really bloody annoying, hope this gets a fix soon!
I found the solution to on my laptop! I'm using a dell laptop and my laptop has an application call Dell touch pad, so what I did is that I open it, went into the gesture menu, then I deselected the "right edge swipe" and it was resolved.
I found the solution to on my laptop! I'm using a dell laptop and my laptop has an application call Dell touch pad, so what I did is that I open it, went into the gesture menu, then I deselected the "right edge swipe" and it was resolved. ujh
I found the solution to on my laptop! I'm using a dell laptop and my laptop has an application call Dell touch pad, so what I did is that I open it, went into the gesture menu, then I deselected the "right edge swipe" and it was resolved. simple i guess
Found the Solution on HP laptops
The solution for HP laptops is not the three finger flick setting (which is actually what it says instead of click). I found out that the solution is actually on the same page as the other solution that didn't work for me. What I had to do was turn off my "tapping" setting. This got rid of any possibility of me three finger clicking, but it also got rid of my tap to click feature. So if you're willing to give up your tap to click to get rid of pesky Cortana, that's the way to do it. Hope this helps you guys that are having issues!
Thanks scd4f. Your fix worked for me. I also have a Synaptics Touch Pad.
Weirdly I only get this problem whilst using the Paint program - an important tool for me - I've tried all of the suggestions on this site & several others with no success.
I've even contacted Microbrains but have gotten only formula patronising suggestions.
I may go back to 7 rather than 8.1 - at least then I had no trouble with anything.
THIS SOLVED MY PROBLEM!
Very much appreciated! It was so annoying as I use the trackpad to scroll up and down all the time; I'd looked in the mouse/trackpad area but hadn't seen this settings box.
Is this "problem" particular to HP laptops? I only experienced this on my work PC which is an HP; I also have an ASUS running Windows 10 and this never happens...
None of these help & god alone knows what I've turned off that I shouldn't have....
My only real problem with it popping up is when I'm using the Paint program, I use this A LOT, so it is becoming particularly annoying, it may mean dumping 10 in favour of 7 - let's face it 8.1 is just as bad.
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Hope this is the right forum.
Has anyone else been experiencing multiple windows popping up when clicking links in settings windows? Its not every link, but its a lot of them, too many to list.
When I click the start button and start typing to search for something, I want it to search on my computer, not internet too. Can this be changed to do that?
If I want to search the web I'll open Google.