Questions about Ubuntu's multi-touch features.

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evdev error opening gtco device

I've got an eInstruction electronic whiteboard which is handled by the gtco kernel module. The event layer looks sane enough to me. Out of the box, X.org didn't use that device, so I added the ...
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Hp tx2 1300et how to activete multitouch gestures

I am using ubuntu at my hp tx2 1300et laptop. The touch screen working well. But multitouch does not work. I try utouch and ginn but could not success. How can I activete multitouch screen and ...
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Lenovo X220 Tablet ¿como habilitar el Stylus?

Hi I have a Lenovo X220t tablet pc, which has 2-point multitouch and touch wacom stylus input. I recognize that one with multitouch, but the stylus does not work. I have installed Ubuntu 13.10 and ...
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Thinkpad X201 Touchscreen Missing on Resume

I am running Ubuntu 13.10 on a Thinkpad X201 with a Wacom Touchscreen. The touchscreen seems to work fine, but upon resume after suspending, the touchscreen does not work. It actually doesn't even ...
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syndaemon has permanently disabled touchpad taps & scrolls

tipped off by a previous question, I tried restarting syndaemon manually with the additional -t flag to make typing on my laptop somewhat less painful. (It's supposed to only disable taps, not ...
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Mousepad is jittery and inaccurate

I am using Ubuntu 13.10 at the moment. I know this will probably make some people think this has been asked before (I've read similar issues, but nothing I've tried has helped). So on windows the ...
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Touchpad setting and issue in ubuntu 13.10

I'm using ubuntu 13.10 and nautilus (File) v 3.8.2 on Dell Inspiron 7535. I am getting wired behavior when dragging window. Suppose if I click and told the left button on window title bar and drag ...
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ubuntu on HP Pavillion Smart Touch 11 [duplicate]

I try to install Ubuntu 13.10 on my HP Smart Touch, but even trying Ubuntu is impossible as when it starts after the ubuntu logo and loading dots there is only a black screen from where nothing ...
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Window decoration and multi touch problems on cold boot

Not sure whether this has been answered, but I haven't been able to find it, so if someone knows where the relevant thread is, please do direct me to it. This morning, Ubuntu froze when I opened a ...
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enable synaptics touchpad 2 finger zooming

I'm using ubuntu 13.04 for some time now and after customization there is but one feature i'm missing: the 2 finger zoom function (pinch zoom function) where you place 2 fingers on the touchpad and ...
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Cannot move pointer when a soft-button is pressed on touchpad in 12.04

I have a Dell XPS 14, with soft-buttons (i.e., touchpad's buttons are not physical and are not separated from the touchpad itself, but rather an area of the touchpad has the double function of ...
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Three fingers swipe and page back and forth in browser on Ubuntu 13.04

Is there anything that enables you to back and forth web pages in a browser with three fingers swipe on Ubuntu 13.04, as seamlessly as on OS X, if not better? Google searching told me that touchegg ...
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Right-click on touchscreen does not work

How can I make the right-click work on my touchscreen? I tried it with the Touchegg multitouch gesture application, and the function just stays where it was left the last time the cursor was when I ...
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two finger scroll issues: erratic selecting and app switching -Macbook pro 8,1

I've got ubuntu 13.04 on a Macbook pro 8,1 I'm having issues with two fingered scrolling, 1: I can't select multiple items from a long list, because when I touch my fingers on the pad to scroll ...
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Pointing Devices, syndaemon, touchpad sensibility (Macbook Pro)

I have troubles understanding how my Ubuntu 13.04 is handling the touchpad of my Macbook Pro. Very annoying because I really can't work with the unit as the touchpad keeps being very "touchy", a ...
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Multi-Touch on 13.04

Premise I have a dell 14z with multi touch pad. I had in the past installed touchegg (on 11.10 ) and it was working fine also with 3 finger gestures support ... until I updated ubuntu (at least I ...
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Acer Iconia multi-touch only working as mono-touch

I'm running Ubuntu 13.04 on my Acer Iconia Tab W501. My touch screen is working, but it seems to only accept single-touch input. How can I get it to work with multi-touch?
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is the AOC e2239fwt supported for multi touch on any ubuntu distro?

as the title says i have the e2239fwt monitor and ive tried ubuntu 10.04, 10.10, 11.04, 12.04 and now 13.04 and i cant get it to work. i should state that the single point touch seems to work ok but ...
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2 finger scroll not working in unbuntu 12.04 hp pavilion m7

I have an HP Pavilion M7, running windows 7. I installed VM ware and setup unbunto 12.04 in a virutal machine, everything is working great except for the 2 finger scroll i already looked at this ...
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touchscreen how to fix touch end event

I have submitted a bug report on this (https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/xorg-server/+bug/1159477), but there has been no updates for a long time, so I am asking here to see if someone has ...
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Mouse moving and clicking on its own in 13.04

I recently upgraded from 12.10 where I had been having some mild touchpad problems. I'm running an Avatar Mercury ultrabook with an elantech touchpad which refuses to support multitouch under 12.10. ...
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Single point touch doesn't work

This is a problem that has persisted since 11.10 and mainly the reason I've moved from Ubuntu to other Distros. On Ubuntu, single point touch works on and off only however multitouch works all the ...
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Touchpad recognized as generic ps/2 mouse on a Dell Inspiron 13z 5323

After installing Ubuntu my touchpad has basic functionality but no edge scrolling, multitouch, or any advanced features. Xinput list shows it as a generic ps/2 mouse: ⎡ Virtual core pointer ...
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Multitouch gestures not working

I've got an alps touchpad. I'm sure it's multitouch because I can use it for 3 finger gestures in windows 8. Why don't they work with ubuntu? Is it configured to only work with a synaptics touchpad? ...
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Touchpad gesture available in Unity?

By default, my touchpad support two finger scrolling, two finger tap to double click, and single tap on upper right corner of touchpad to middle click (which is annoying, accidentally do middle click ...
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can't get touchegg to work with my touchpad

Im sorry guys. I dunno if anyone's willing to help me and I'm just wasting my time here. But I've been poking around on the internet for days trying to find a way to get my Synaptics touchpad (Acer ...
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Multitouch with one finger on mousepad

I've just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my Asus N56VZ and the multitouch works great! The only issue i'm having is that I'm used to having my left index finger idle on the bottom left of the touchpad ...
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Reactivate Touchpad Two-Finger-Scroll on L430

I'm just installing Ubuntu 12.10. on my ThinkPad L430 and the Trackpoint didn't work. So I executed the workaround echo "options psmouse proto=exps" | sudo tee /etc/modprobe.d/trackpoint.conf and ...
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How do I make 3finger multitouch work on Samsung 530?

I have Samsung 530U4C. How can I configure 3-finger gestures to work? Choosing next photo using 3 finger "scrool" worked in Windows 7. If I use synclient TapButton3=2 I may use it as medium mouse ...
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compiled/installed kernel 3.5 in 12.04 usb keyboard/mouse not working at boot log on screen

I installed 12.04 on an Asus ep121 slate. Touch acts like a left mouse click. Multi-touch doesn't work. I calibrated the screen and installed the latest eGalax etouch driver-no joy. It booted to blank ...
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How do you enable multi-touch for lubuntu 12.04 on my HP MINI trackpad?

I have an HP MINI 110 with a multi touch trackpad. I have lubuntu 12.04 installed. I can't right click to save my life.
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How can I enable one-finger scrolling in Unity?

I would like to activate to scroll with one finger inside the Unity environment(nautilus, Dash, Firefox). Because Unity claims to be touch screen friendly but scrolling with two fingers is annoying ...
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Multitouch not working on 11.10

I have a Thinkpad edge 520, installing drivers isn't possible because the site doesn't support Linux... My multitouch was working on a previous version of Ubuntu. On top of that i have a problem with ...
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touchpad not working on lenovo u400 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I enable my synaptics trackpad? I just got Lenovo u400 laptop and promptly installed ubuntu 11.10. I got the wifi card working no problem by following some other ...
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3-finger tap getting prematurely grabbed

Recently I upgraded from Ubuntu 11.04 to 11.04. By default 2-finger tap was set to right click and 3-finger tap (3FT) to middle click (button 3). 2-finger tap works fine when I set tap-action to x x x ...
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Synaptics touch pad + three button tap

In Windows 7 when I tap my touch pad three times my browser navigates backwards. Can this fucntionality be replicated in Ubuntu 11?
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MacBook Pro Compatibility, Multitouch [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to get dragging working on a Macbook multi-touch touch pad? How is the hardware compatibility for the 2010 macbook pros? Does the trackpad multitouch ...