Problem with Synaptics Touchpad: Tapping does not work

lwj wayne at
Tue Jun 1 15:50:51 UTC 2004

On Sun, 2004-05-30 at 16:11, Yoichi Aso wrote:
> Hi,
> My laptop has a Synaptics Touchpad and it worked fine with FC1, i.e. a
> tapping on the pad was recognized as a left click, and with a double
> tapping I could perform a drag.
> But after I upgraded to FC2, the system doesn't recognize tapping at all.
> Any tapping is just ignored, though I can still control the cursor
> position by the touchpad.

You need to install a driver. This has been discussed many times on the
list. If you search the archives you can find the links to the driver.

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