Questions tagged [touchpad]

For questions about retro touchpads or touchpads on retrocomputing hardware. For computer mice use the "mouse" tag instead.

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Why did trackballs disappear?

For a desktop computer, a mouse is a great pointing device. For a laptop if you don't want an extra device to keep track of, you need an alternative. The options I'm aware of: NubLow-tech, cheap, ...
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Rubber restoration or replacement?

I recently found an old Satellite 4015cds laptop that I wanted to play around with. I have cleaned all the plastic and it looks really good except for two places. The rubber touchpads and the rubber ...
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