touch screen problems on win8

  Eddie 2425 06 Nov 12

upgraded to win8 from win7 sorted most problems apart from my touch screen, it doesn't work, tried to find drivers , but not sure which touch screen drivers comes under, the pc is an ACER Z5771.Thought win8 would be suitable for all touch screens, mine is only a year old! Eddie

  woody 06 Nov 12

Does it not work at all - or just not near the edges?

  Eddie 2425 07 Nov 12

h i woody sorry for the delay in replying, work. No the touch does not work at all any where cheers Eddie

  aliaskeefh 10 Nov 12

hi my win8 touch screen works (just) only i cannot calibrate it the touch is roughly 2cms out to the right and 1 cm up

when i use tabcal.exe to calibrate the 1st cross hair appears in the top left hand corner and when you tap it it just sits there forever

any ideas? most frustrating, i have contacted the touch screen manufactureres for a Win8 driver but they say it isn't needed I don't believe them, it doesn't wok and did before


  woody 10 Nov 12

"ALIASKEEFH" The short answer is I do not know.

You know your monitor (not win 8) has control for "centering" the picture on the screen - could these controls help you move the sensitive area into the correct place?


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