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Synaptics Touchpad Driver

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Type: Driver - Keyboard, Mouse and Input Devices
Version: 8.2.23 N(10 Apr 2006)
Operating System(s): Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
Microsoft Windows XP (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 2000
Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
File name: sp32647.exe (5.5 MB)
This package contains the Synaptics Touchpad driver for the listed operating systems. The driver provides advanced features such as PalmCheck, EdgeMotion, tap zones, double-tap, and tap-to-select.

PURPOSE: Routine
Updates localizations for the Spanish language.
1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory on your hard drive.
2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.
  • 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.)
  • 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: 8.2.23 N(10 Apr 2006)
    Operating System(s):
    Microsoft Windows XP Professional
    Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
    Microsoft Windows XP (32-bit)
    Microsoft Windows 2000
    Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition

    Description

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

    PURPOSE: Routine

    Enhancements

    Updates localizations for the Spanish language.

    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.

    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.)
  • 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.