Windows 10: Help to stop windows 10 search box constantly popping up
Mine does not bring up any options about 3 fingers so this does not seem to work for me. I tried clicking off of tapping and apply, but I need to be able to tap. So, still searching for options. This system is so frustrating!
I gave a solution that worked for me in post #58, let me paste here again:
Well, I SOLVED in my case. See here:
- I went to regedit (using Windows + R) and found this key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Synaptics\SynTP\Win10\3FingerGestures
- I exported the content (as a backup just in case) and then I deleted all except the Default value.
- It didn't work : ))
- Then I opened the parent key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Synaptics\SynTP\Win10.
- I deleted these values:
- IT WORKED!
It works!!!!!!!!!! Thank you so much!!!!!!!
you're most welcome : ))
Not all heroes wear capes! Thank you.
Best regards from Norway.
If you don't open the tapping option you don't see the three and four finger option, open the tapping option to get the window I showed with the 3 and 4 finger option. Mine has never triggered the search function since I unclicked those options.
Some versions of the Synaptics driver don't show 3 and 4 fingers options. In my case, Synaptics 7.5 v 19.2.4, there is only option for 2 fingers. In this case, only going to the System Registry (regedit) is possible to remove 3 and 4 fingers options.
That is really odd, because I have the same version of hardware, V7.5, and driver v19.2.4 as you do. Are you sure you clicked on the arrow to the left of the Tapping category to reveal the 3 and 4 finger options?
Could be this a case of lost in translation??
Look at this:
"Toque con dos dedos" in Spanish means Two-Finger Tap.
Isn't that interesting that for the same device and same driver they only offer one option under tapping in Spanish but 2 options in English, and the one in spanish isn't even the same as one of the two in english?
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