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I installed Xubuntu Oneiric on a Netbook. The Synaptic Device is recognized by the system and back in Lucid it worked. But now it won't work anymore.

grep -B 5 mouse /proc/bus/input/devices1

gave me

    I: Bus=0011 Vendor=0002 Product=0007 Version=01b1
    N: Name="SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad"
    P: Phys=isa0060/serio2/input0
    S: Sysfs=/devices/platform/i8042/serio2/input/input9
    U: Uniq=
    H: Handlers=mouse0 event9 

Please help me :)

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Try the following in a terminal window:

synclient TouchpadOff=1
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