Cursor is inactive with touchpad on my Ubuntu 14.40. I can see the cursor and it's active with the mouse, but it's inactive when I use the touchpad.

I ran the command synclient touchpadOff=0

Even when after restarting the machine, the problem persists.

  • Yes, I did try synclient command but the problem persists – Betty May 11 '15 at 9:28
  • is it after boot or only after the computer went to sleep? – Gert May 11 '15 at 10:03
  • Please edit your question and show us the exact synclient command you ran. – terdon May 11 '15 at 10:26
  • I have edited my question. The problem persists – Betty May 14 '15 at 8:38

Try enabling enabling it through this command:

synclient touchpadOff=0

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