The touchpad of your laptop is indeed a very useful tool that helps you a lot in performing your daily routine tasks. At times, you mess up your default settings of the touchpad after which it does not function the way it should. In this situation, there should be a way through which you can restore the default touchpad settings. In this article, we will explain to you the method through which you can reset a touchpad to default settings in Windows 10.
Resetting a Touchpad to Default Settings in Windows 10
In order to reset a touchpad to default settings in Windows 10, you will need to perform the following steps:
Type settings in the search section of your taskbar and click on the search result to launch the settings window. The newly opened Settings window is shown in the following image:
Click on the Devices tab as highlighted in the image shown above.
Now click on the Touchpad tab.
Click on the Additional Settings link as highlighted in the image shown below:
As soon as you will click on it, the Mouse Properties window will appear as shown in the following image:
Click on the Settings button as highlighted in the image shown above.
After clicking on the Settings button, the Synaptic Control Panel window will appear on the screen as shown in the image below:
Finally, click on the Restore All Defaults button on the Synaptic Control Panel window as highlighted in the image shown above in order to reset a touchpad to default settings in Windows 10.
By following the method discussed in this article, you can easily reset a touchpad to default settings in Windows 10 and enable it to work smoothly again.