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well in short i need help when i first got my laptop and installed ubuntu 10.04 32bit version the touchpad edgescrolling worked fine, but ever-since upgrading to 10.10 64 bit(right now currently running 11.10 64bit) edge scrolling still is not working, please help me out here would appreciate it very much.

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OP are you still looking for an answer? If so, you may need to repost your question as this is flagged for closure. Regards, – Ringtail Mar 26 '12 at 17:05

Is it an elantech or synaptics touchpad? try opening a terminal and

modprobe -r psmouse
modprobe psmouse proto=imps

If it works make it permanent by

  • options psmouse proto=imps | sudo tee -a /etc/modprobe.d/options.conf

(this is an old workaround, I'm not 100% it will work in 11.10 64bit)

another option is to take a look at this package of tools specifically for samsung @sourceforge.

Homepage & forum for samsung-tools

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