I've installed opensuse 42.3 on my new Lenovo V330, but whatever I do, the touchpad is not recognized by Linux. I've updated the Kernel to 4.15.7, tried to install tumbleweed, which brought the same result. I can't even figure out which Touchpad is built into the Notebook (Elantech or Synaptics). There is an Unclaimed USB device (Synaptics) listed in lshw, but i think this is the Fingerprint reader. I suspect the built in Touchpad is an Elantech device connected via I²C but that may be totally incorrect.
I managed to get it working by adding the ACPI ID into
At the bottom of the file is a list of device ID's.
Mine is ELAN0618.
Now it works :)
My Lenovo v330 14IKB has an Elantech I2C Touchpad (ELAN0612) installed. It's working under Windows 10 Pro 64Bit with UEFI mode on and selected AHCI-Controller. Installed BIOSes were v2.02 and v4.01.
On Linux it's not found by xinput;
dmesg | grep -i elan returns me:
i2c_hid i2c-ELAN0612:01: i2c-ELAN0612:01 supply vcc not found, using dummy regulator
I'm running a fresh installation of Linux Mint 18.3 Sylvia and tried it on kernel: v4.16-rc7, v4.15.14, v184.108.40.206.42.
Got it work under ubuntu 18.04 with adding ELAN0612 to
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