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Running Kubuntu 12.4 on a Thinkpad 410S.

I'm hoping to disable the tap-to-click mechanisms while I am typing, similar to what I can do in windows. So far I have only been able to figure out how to:

  1. Disable tap-to-click completely (in the the KDE touchpad control)
  2. Disable the entire touchpad (not just tapping, even moving) in touchpad management for n seconds after typing.

Looking for somewhere in between. I want the tap-to-click action disabled for n seconds after typing, but want the touchpad to continue to move the mouse earlier.

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Something like this exists in gnome-control-center, perhaps it is an option that hasn't to do with gconf, so you could try installing gnome-control-center, setting the Option (somewhere in Mouse and Touchpad options) and then removing gnome-control-center again. – jPlatte May 21 '12 at 19:41
possible duplicate of How to lock touchpad while typing – Lucio Feb 9 '14 at 0:53 works for me. Although it's not kubuntu in my case (and in that answer perhaps too).

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