The update to Windows 10 introduced a new virtual touchpad that functions like a touch keyboard. This touchpad can be used to monitor the mouse cursor on a touch screen computer. In this article, we will guide you through the whole procedure to enable and use the Virtual Touchpad under Windows 10.

Enable and use the Virtual Touchpad under Windows 10

To enable and use the Virtual Touchpad under Windows 10, follow this procedure step by step.

Right click on the taskbar and the following options will appear.

Now choose the Show touchpad button option as highlighted in the above image. As you will select this option, the following icon will appear on the taskbar.

You can click on it to use the Virtual Touchpad. You can also configure the settings of the virtual touchpad.

Click the Search button. Type Settings within the search box then click the Settings option as the following image is showing.

As soon as you click the Settings option, the Windows Settings screen will appear as follows.

Click the Devices option from the Windows Settings screen as highlighted in the above image. As you click the Devices option, the following screen will appear.

As you can see that the screen is divided into two parts. Choose the Touchpad option from the left side of the screen as highlighted in the above image. As you click the Touchpad option, the following screen will appear.

You can configure the Touchpad settings through the screen.

Conclusion

By following this procedure, you will be able to enable and use the Virtual Touchpad under Windows 10.

How to enable and use the Virtual Touchpad under Windows 10
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Karim Buzdar

About the Author: Karim Buzdar holds a degree in telecommunication engineering and holds several sysadmin certifications. As an IT engineer and technical author, he writes for various web sites. You can reach Karim on LinkedIn

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