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I'm running Ubuntu 13.10 on my 2013 Asus G75vw (which came preinstalled with Windows 8, now with 8.1). I noticed that the second mouse button wasn't registering at all, but everything else about the mouse was fine, including the scroll wheel; the touchpad button was the only way I could right-click. I checked the mouse settings, but there was nothing.

I'm very new to ubuntu and I'm not as computer-savvy as I'd like to be.

I found the advice from the this answer, and entered both of those commands:

echo options psmouse proto=exps > /etc/modprobe.d/psmouse.conf
rmmod psmouse && modprobe psmouse

Just like the person said in their first edit, there are no longer any touchpad settings, and my mouse is still without a right-click. The touchpad will move the cursor, but that's it; it can't scroll or register multiple touches.

Is there a way to reinstall the drivers for the touchpad, and can someone tell me how I should add functionality for the mouse?

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