I have a HP ENVY 17 laptop with a touch pad that whose 'touch input area' includes the left and right click buttons. The problem I have with this is that when I go to click the left button it tends to move the pointer across the screen and I miss the click. Is there any way to update the touch area to not include the bottom quarter inch?
I am not familiar with the HP Envy series touchpads, however, if the touchpad is a Clickpad (like MacBook Pro where the whole surface is also a button). You could run the following command in the terminal to see properties of the touchpad:
To change properties you should run:
If HP uses Synaptics touchpads, this page explains all the listed properties from
Let me know if this helps.