Are you using HP laptop like spectre, Pavilion, Envy, ProBook, Chromebook or any other series laptop? If yes then you must face sometime this problem about hp touchpad not working correctly some time just doing simple restart solved the problem but many times it’s not work.

Without doing anything touch stop working in hp laptop so don’t panic we have solution for this. This is very common issue in HP Laptop and you can fix this issue by following few steps here.

How to Fix HP Touchpad Not Working in Windows Laptop

Method 1: Enable the touchpad in settings for HP Laptop

Step 1: Open Settings in Windows 10 by pressing Windows + X Key together

open settings in windows 10

Step 2: Now open devices from settings and click on Mouse and touchpad

Step 3: Click on additional settings under mouse and touchpad

mouse touchpad settings

Step 4: Select the touchpad tab and check its enable or not. Enable this and restart the laptop

That’s all this step will fix not working touchpad in hp laptop. If your touchpad tab already enabled and still not working then you need to try some other fixes check out them below.

Method 2: Update touchpad driver in HP Laptop to fix touchpad not working issue

Drivers are most essential part of any computer and laptop. 80% of system problem like sound not working, wifi not working or specially touchpad not working can fix from updating the drivers in windows 10 PC/Laptop.

Here are are using the same process to update drivers to fix touchpad not working in windows 10. Here are the steps.

Step 1: Download and Install the Best driver updater tool IObit driver Booster

iobit driver booster 8 review 2021

Step 2: After installing run the scan for outdated driver.

Step 3: Now find the touchpad/mouse driver to update or simply you can update all of them because IObit update all drivers for free.

updating outdated driver iobit driver

Step 4: After updating the mouse/touchpad driver restart your PC first.

Now check your touchpad in HP laptop will start working 100% and you will enjoy the working of HP touchpad in windows 10 laptop.

Method 3: Manual Method to Update the Touchpad Drivers

If you are not interested to install any third party software to update your touchpad drivers here are the manual way too. You can simply update touchpad driver in HP laptop from device manager option follow the below process.

Step 1: Open device manager (search device manager in search bar)

Step 2: Choose Mice and other pointing devices

Step 3: Choose Synaptic touchpad and right click on it.

Step 4: Now Click on Update driver button it will open new window for it.

Step 5: Now click on search automatically option to update drivers automatically

It will search the latest driver and install touchpad driver in your HP laptop. It will download and install the driver in system. Sometime this option not work properly so that’s why we ask you to use IObit driver booster to update outdated drivers in the HP Laptop.


Sometime we are using external mouse with HP laptop and change settings so touchpad stopped working. I hope using above method will fix your touchpad not working issue easily. If you know the any other method to fix this issue please let us know in the comment section below.

Or if you still face touchpad issue after tried all the method then comment us below with screenshot we will try to fix the issue asap.

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