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How to Enable or Disable Touch by Finger in Windows 10


If you have a touch screen in Windows 10, users can specify whether touch input is enabled or disabled for their account on the PC.

This tutorial will show you how to enable or disable touch by finger for your account in Windows 10.

This will not affect touch input by finger on the lock screen and sign-in screen.


Here's How:

The downloadable .reg files below will modify the DWORD value in the registry key below.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Wisp\Touch

TouchGate DWORD

0 = Disable
1 = Enable


1. Do step 2 (enable) or step 3 (disable) below for what you would like to do.


 2. To Enable or Disable Touch by Finger

This is the default setting.

A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.

Enable_touch_by_finger.reg

download


 3. To Enable or Disable Touch by Finger

A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.

Disable_touch_by_finger.reg

download

4. Save the .reg file to your desktop.

5. Double click/tap on the downloaded .reg file to merge it.

6. When prompted, click/tap on Run, Yes (UAC), Yes, and OK to approve the merge.

7. Sign out and sign in, or restart the computer to apply.

8. If you like, you can now delete the downloaded .reg file.


That's it,
Shawn