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touchpad pointer out of control


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hi can anyone help with this problem,my pointer is all over the screen when i hover with it on the touchpad,it keeps selecting text and moving allover the screen,the only way i can control it is by plugging in an exterior mouse, when i do this i can control the pointer with my finger,i am using hp cq 60 laptop with vista home premiun,the pointer is synaptics pointing device,i tried uninstalling and downloading the latest driver from them and was the same when i rebooted.i had to do a system restore to get back to square one whats gone wrong pc laptop,its driving me mad it keeps selecting text and highlighting text when i hover with it,any help please before i hurl it out the window,thanks

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