help cannot install driver for touchpad

  geewis357 19:53 18 Feb 09

Hy Guys,
I have a new laptop and a guy at the local pc shop upgraded it to vista ultimate for me. The trouble is I get an error when I try to install the driver that I downloaded from the oficial website, the error is could not find OS specific setup program when I run the setup.

Acer Aspire Laptop
Vista Ultimate 64 bit.

any ideas welcome


  Eric10 20:03 18 Feb 09

What is the model number of your Acer Aspire?

  geewis357 20:08 18 Feb 09

It is the 5920G but can only find referance to the 5920. It works ok but without the correct driver I cannot disable taping.


  Eric10 20:53 18 Feb 09

Is this the driver you got "Touchpad_Synaptics_v10.0.15_NC_Vista_Vista64_X64..." from the first dropdown box on this page and did you unzip it into a folder before trying to install it? click here.
I don't use Vista myself so can't really test it out for you.

  geewis357 20:58 18 Feb 09

Yes I have that unziped but get the error when I run the setup.exe

  ambra4 21:22 18 Feb 09

All the Acer Aspire 5920 - 5920G Windows XP and Vista Drivers

click here

  geewis357 21:52 18 Feb 09

tried that ambra4 but still the same error

  geewis357 18:28 19 Feb 09

I have even tryed burning the dawnload to a cd as it comes with auto run command but still get the same error.

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