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touch pad swiping issues.. and my discontemp in general

  1. #1


    Posts : 2
    win 8

    touch pad swiping issues.. and my discontemp in general


    so. im new to this windows 8.1 buisiness but i'm finding this os to be very odd(i'd like to say retarded)...

    im not a noob on the subject of computing. i like wondows in general but.... what is this with the charmbar every time i swipe the edges???---

    please learn me to turn it of.......... i know the track often have the software related to de manufacuerer but in my case (ASUS Laptop). it seems to ferget my settings evry time i restart or just wake up the os from a sleep..(asked asus for help they blamed os)...


    id talk about other things that annoy me about the new windows but iwould like solution to my my issue first..

    can i disble the swiping charmsbar any how?

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  2. #2


    Posts : 22,582
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello potolip, and welcome to Eight Forums.

    You might see if this may be able to help.

    Touchpad Edge Swipes - Enable or Disable in Windows 8
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  3. #3


    Sloe Deth, Californicatia
    Posts : 3,908
    Windows 8 Pro with Media Center/Windows 7


    I like Wondows Too! And Willie Wonka hahaha.

    I think you can configure the Charms bar to open with other gestures, I agree, if you are using a Touch Screen, its too easy to hit it. Check ouot the Tutorial.

    Welcome to "Wondows"8 Forums!
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  4. #4


    Posts : 2
    win 8

    touchpad settings are not "remebered" after a wakeup


    every time i wake the os i need to open the touchpad setting and hit apply to get my prefered setting active.
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