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Type: Driver - Keyboard, Mouse and Input Devices
Version: 10.2.4 S(6 Feb 2008)
Operating System(s): Microsoft Windows 2000
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Business (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Business (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium (32-bit)
File name: sp38455.exe (24 MB)
This package contains the Synaptics Touchpad driver for the supported notebook models and operating systems. The driver provides advanced features such as PalmCheck, EdgeMotion, tap zones, double-tap, and tap-to-select.
- Provides a Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Lab (WHQL) certified driver. - Adds support for Microsoft Windows Vista Operating System Service Pack 1 (SP1).
1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory
on your hard drive.

2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the
on-screen instructions.
Operating Systems
Microsoft Windows 2000
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Starter 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate 64 Edition



TITLE:
Synaptics Touchpad Driver
VERSION:
10.2.4 REV: S
DESCRIPTION:

This package contains the Synaptics Touchpad driver for the supported notebook
models and operating systems. The driver provides advanced features such as
PalmCheck, EdgeMotion, tap zones, double-tap, and tap-to-select.

PURPOSE:
Recommended
SoftPaq NUMBER:
sp38455
SUPERSEDES:
sp37065, sp36377, sp35444
EFFECTIVE DATE:
February 06, 2008
CATEGORY:
Driver - Keyboard, Mouse and Input Devices
SSM SUPPORTED:
YES
PRODUCT TYPE(S):
Notebooks
HARDWARE PRODUCT MODEL(S):
HP 2133 Mini-Note PC
HP 520 Notebook PC
HP 530 Notebook PC
HP Compaq 2510p Notebook PC
HP Compaq 2710p Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6510b Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6515b Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6520s Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6710b Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6710s Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6715b Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6715s Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6720s Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6820s Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6910p Notebook PC
HP Compaq 8510p Notebook PC
HP Compaq 8510w Mobile Workstation
HP Compaq 8710p Notebook PC
HP Compaq 8710w Mobile Workstation
HP Compaq nc2400 Notebook PC
HP Compaq nc4400 Notebook PC
HP Compaq nc6320 Notebook PC
HP Compaq nc6400 Notebook PC
HP Compaq nc8430 Notebook PC
HP Compaq nw8440 Notebook PC
HP Compaq nw9440 Notebook PC
HP Compaq nx6310 Notebook PC
HP Compaq nx6320 Notebook PC
HP Compaq nx8420 Notebook PC
HP Compaq nx9420 Notebook PC
HP Compaq tc4400 Tablet PC
OPERATING SYSTEM(S):
Microsoft Windows 2000
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Business 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Starter 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
LANGUAGE(S):
Global
ENHANCEMENTS:
- Provides a Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Lab
(WHQL) certified driver.
- Adds support for Microsoft Windows Vista Operating
System Service Pack 1 (SP1).
PREREQUISITES:
None

HOW TO USE:
1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory
on your hard drive.

2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the
on-screen instructions.


Copyright (c) 2008 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.

Version:10.2.4 S (6 Feb 2008)
Enhancements
- Provides a Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Lab (WHQL) certified driver. - Adds support for Microsoft Windows Vista Operating System Service Pack 1 (SP1).

Version:10.0.13.2 (9 Oct 2007)
Enhancements
- Provides Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Lab (WHQL) certified driver. - Improves support for the touchpad on/off button on selected platforms. - Improves support for fast user switching. - Provides support for Microsoft's Multiple User Interface (MUI).

Version:9.1.11.3 (17 Jul 2007)
Enhancements
- Provides Microsoft Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Lab (WHQL)certified driver. - Adds WHQL support for Microsoft Windows 2000 and Microsoft Windows XP (64-bit).

Version:9.1.11 Q (27 Mar 2007)
Fixes
  • Fixes an issue where a "blue screen" event may occur when a USB keyboard is unplugged.
  • Fixes an issue where settings made for one user are also applied to all users.
  • Enhancements
  • Provides a Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Lab (WHQL) Certified driver.
  • Updates localizations for the following languages: Korean, Japanese.

  • Version:9.0.1.5 P (4 Jan 2007)
    Fixes
    - Fixes issue where the driver cannot be re-installed over a driver with the same version. - Fixes issue where the Touchpad stops responding if the notebook is not restarted (rebooted) following uninstallation and re-installation procedures.
    Enhancements
    - Provides a Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Lab (WHQL) Certified driver. - Adds support for Microsoft Vista Operating Systems. - Updates localizations for the following languages: Arabic, Brazilian Portuguese, Dutch, German, Norwegian, Spanish, Swedish, and Thai. - Adds localization support for the following languages: Polish and Turkish.

    Version:8.3.8 M (25 Sep 2006)
    Fixes
  • Fixes issue where some Synaptics files were inadvertently left on the notebook even after the driver was uninstalled.
  • Fixes issue where the TouchStyk sensitivity setting may be lost after resuming from Standby mode.
  • Enhancements
    Updates localizations for the following languages: German and Korean.

    Version:8.2.23 N (10 Apr 2006)
    Fixes
  • Fixes issue where a PS/2 mouse attached to a port replicator responds more slowly than normal when the notebook is docked.
  • Fixes issue where the left mouse button does not respond when it is held down on the up/down arrows of a scroll bar. (This issue only occurs on notebooks with a pointing stick.)
  • Enhancements
    Updates localizations for the Spanish language.

    Version:8.2.16.4 M (24 Mar 2006)
    Fixes
  • Fixes issue where a Tap Zone set to Page Down causes the mouse cursor to stop moving.
  • Fixes issue that occurs when returning from Standby or Hibernation modes where it can take the keyboard 5-10 seconds to respond before a password can be entered.
  • Fixes issue that occurs when the pointing stick is the last item moved on the system, where the timed power management events (for example screen blank out,Standby mode) do not occur.
  • Enhancements
  • Updates localizations for the following languages: Chinese, Danish, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Spanish, Swedish.
  • Adjusts pointing stick sensitivity to enable easier control.

  • Version:8.2.4 L (27 Feb 2006)
    Fixes
  • Fixes an error message that is displayed on non-English systems when opening the touchpad settings from the Control Panel.
  • Fixes issue where touchpad settings were not retained during fast user switching.
  • Fixes issue where the scroll bar did not function correctly in files larger than 3 MB.
  • Fixes issue where the touchpad does not work when the system is restarted. This issue only occurs on multi-threaded or multi-cored processor systems.
  • Fixes issue where the error message "SynTPEnh.exe is not responding" is generated during system shutdown or restart. This issue only occurs on systems running Microsoft Windows 2000.
  • Enhancements
  • Provides Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Labs (WHQL) release of the driver.
  • Provides updated localizations for Finnish, Brazilian Portuguese, and Russian languages.

  • Version:8.0.13 K6 (8 Nov 2005)
    Fixes
  • Fixes issue where touchpad settings were not retained during fast user switching.
  • Fixes issue where the scroll bar did not function correctly in files larger than 3 MB.
  • Enhancements
  • Provides updated localizations for Finnish and Russian languages.


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    Type: Driver - Keyboard, Mouse and Input Devices
    Version: 10.2.4 S(6 Feb 2008)
    Operating System(s):
    Microsoft Windows 2000
    Microsoft Windows XP Professional
    Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
    Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic (32-bit)
    Microsoft Windows Vista Business (32-bit)
    Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise (32-bit)
    Microsoft Windows Vista Business (64-bit)
    Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise (64-bit)
    Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
    Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate (32-bit)
    Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
    Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium (32-bit)

    Description

    This package contains the Synaptics Touchpad driver for the supported notebook models and operating systems. The driver provides advanced features such as PalmCheck, EdgeMotion, tap zones, double-tap, and tap-to-select.

    Enhancements

    - Provides a Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Lab (WHQL) certified driver. - Adds support for Microsoft Windows Vista Operating System Service Pack 1 (SP1).

    Installation Instructions

    1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory
    on your hard drive.

    2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the
    on-screen instructions.

    System Requirements

    Operating Systems
    Microsoft Windows 2000
    Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
    Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
    Microsoft Windows XP Professional
    Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
    Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
    Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 32 Edition
    Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 32 Edition
    Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 32 Edition
    Microsoft Windows Vista Business 32 Edition
    Microsoft Windows Vista Starter 32 Edition
    Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate 32 Edition
    Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 64 Edition
    Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 64 Edition
    Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 64 Edition
    Microsoft Windows Vista Business 64 Edition
    Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate 64 Edition



    Release Notes

    TITLE:
    Synaptics Touchpad Driver
    VERSION:
    10.2.4 REV: S
    DESCRIPTION:

    This package contains the Synaptics Touchpad driver for the supported notebook
    models and operating systems. The driver provides advanced features such as
    PalmCheck, EdgeMotion, tap zones, double-tap, and tap-to-select.

    PURPOSE:
    Recommended
    SoftPaq NUMBER:
    sp38455
    SUPERSEDES:
    sp37065, sp36377, sp35444
    EFFECTIVE DATE:
    February 06, 2008
    CATEGORY:
    Driver - Keyboard, Mouse and Input Devices
    SSM SUPPORTED:
    YES
    PRODUCT TYPE(S):
    Notebooks
    HARDWARE PRODUCT MODEL(S):
    HP 2133 Mini-Note PC
    HP 520 Notebook PC
    HP 530 Notebook PC
    HP Compaq 2510p Notebook PC
    HP Compaq 2710p Notebook PC
    HP Compaq 6510b Notebook PC
    HP Compaq 6515b Notebook PC
    HP Compaq 6520s Notebook PC
    HP Compaq 6710b Notebook PC
    HP Compaq 6710s Notebook PC
    HP Compaq 6715b Notebook PC
    HP Compaq 6715s Notebook PC
    HP Compaq 6720s Notebook PC
    HP Compaq 6820s Notebook PC
    HP Compaq 6910p Notebook PC
    HP Compaq 8510p Notebook PC
    HP Compaq 8510w Mobile Workstation
    HP Compaq 8710p Notebook PC
    HP Compaq 8710w Mobile Workstation
    HP Compaq nc2400 Notebook PC
    HP Compaq nc4400 Notebook PC
    HP Compaq nc6320 Notebook PC
    HP Compaq nc6400 Notebook PC
    HP Compaq nc8430 Notebook PC
    HP Compaq nw8440 Notebook PC
    HP Compaq nw9440 Notebook PC
    HP Compaq nx6310 Notebook PC
    HP Compaq nx6320 Notebook PC
    HP Compaq nx8420 Notebook PC
    HP Compaq nx9420 Notebook PC
    HP Compaq tc4400 Tablet PC
    OPERATING SYSTEM(S):
    Microsoft Windows 2000
    Microsoft Windows Vista Business 32 Edition
    Microsoft Windows Vista Business 64 Edition
    Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 32 Edition
    Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise 64 Edition
    Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 32 Edition
    Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic 64 Edition
    Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 32 Edition
    Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 64 Edition
    Microsoft Windows Vista Starter 32 Edition
    Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate 32 Edition
    Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate 64 Edition
    Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
    Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
    Microsoft Windows XP Professional
    Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
    Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
    LANGUAGE(S):
    Global
    ENHANCEMENTS:
    - Provides a Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Lab
    (WHQL) certified driver.
    - Adds support for Microsoft Windows Vista Operating
    System Service Pack 1 (SP1).
    PREREQUISITES:
    None

    HOW TO USE:
    1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory
    on your hard drive.

    2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the
    on-screen instructions.


    Copyright (c) 2008 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.

    Revision History

    Version:10.2.4 S (6 Feb 2008)
    Enhancements
    - Provides a Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Lab (WHQL) certified driver. - Adds support for Microsoft Windows Vista Operating System Service Pack 1 (SP1).

    Version:10.0.13.2 (9 Oct 2007)
    Enhancements
    - Provides Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Lab (WHQL) certified driver. - Improves support for the touchpad on/off button on selected platforms. - Improves support for fast user switching. - Provides support for Microsoft's Multiple User Interface (MUI).

    Version:9.1.11.3 (17 Jul 2007)
    Enhancements
    - Provides Microsoft Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Lab (WHQL)certified driver. - Adds WHQL support for Microsoft Windows 2000 and Microsoft Windows XP (64-bit).

    Version:9.1.11 Q (27 Mar 2007)
    Fixes
  • Fixes an issue where a "blue screen" event may occur when a USB keyboard is unplugged.
  • Fixes an issue where settings made for one user are also applied to all users.
  • Enhancements
  • Provides a Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Lab (WHQL) Certified driver.
  • Updates localizations for the following languages: Korean, Japanese.

  • Version:9.0.1.5 P (4 Jan 2007)
    Fixes
    - Fixes issue where the driver cannot be re-installed over a driver with the same version. - Fixes issue where the Touchpad stops responding if the notebook is not restarted (rebooted) following uninstallation and re-installation procedures.
    Enhancements
    - Provides a Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Lab (WHQL) Certified driver. - Adds support for Microsoft Vista Operating Systems. - Updates localizations for the following languages: Arabic, Brazilian Portuguese, Dutch, German, Norwegian, Spanish, Swedish, and Thai. - Adds localization support for the following languages: Polish and Turkish.

    Version:8.3.8 M (25 Sep 2006)
    Fixes
  • Fixes issue where some Synaptics files were inadvertently left on the notebook even after the driver was uninstalled.
  • Fixes issue where the TouchStyk sensitivity setting may be lost after resuming from Standby mode.
  • Enhancements
    Updates localizations for the following languages: German and Korean.

    Version:8.2.23 N (10 Apr 2006)
    Fixes
  • Fixes issue where a PS/2 mouse attached to a port replicator responds more slowly than normal when the notebook is docked.
  • Fixes issue where the left mouse button does not respond when it is held down on the up/down arrows of a scroll bar. (This issue only occurs on notebooks with a pointing stick.)
  • Enhancements
    Updates localizations for the Spanish language.

    Version:8.2.16.4 M (24 Mar 2006)
    Fixes
  • Fixes issue where a Tap Zone set to Page Down causes the mouse cursor to stop moving.
  • Fixes issue that occurs when returning from Standby or Hibernation modes where it can take the keyboard 5-10 seconds to respond before a password can be entered.
  • Fixes issue that occurs when the pointing stick is the last item moved on the system, where the timed power management events (for example screen blank out,Standby mode) do not occur.
  • Enhancements
  • Updates localizations for the following languages: Chinese, Danish, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Spanish, Swedish.
  • Adjusts pointing stick sensitivity to enable easier control.

  • Version:8.2.4 L (27 Feb 2006)
    Fixes
  • Fixes an error message that is displayed on non-English systems when opening the touchpad settings from the Control Panel.
  • Fixes issue where touchpad settings were not retained during fast user switching.
  • Fixes issue where the scroll bar did not function correctly in files larger than 3 MB.
  • Fixes issue where the touchpad does not work when the system is restarted. This issue only occurs on multi-threaded or multi-cored processor systems.
  • Fixes issue where the error message "SynTPEnh.exe is not responding" is generated during system shutdown or restart. This issue only occurs on systems running Microsoft Windows 2000.
  • Enhancements
  • Provides Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Labs (WHQL) release of the driver.
  • Provides updated localizations for Finnish, Brazilian Portuguese, and Russian languages.

  • Version:8.0.13 K6 (8 Nov 2005)
    Fixes
  • Fixes issue where touchpad settings were not retained during fast user switching.
  • Fixes issue where the scroll bar did not function correctly in files larger than 3 MB.
  • Enhancements
  • Provides updated localizations for Finnish and Russian languages.