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Getting multiple clicks: How can I configure touchscreen touch sensitivity?

We are getting multiple clicks when touching a button. The button closes the window. There is another button in the same place on the window below that sometimes also gets click, though there is ...
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Debian 11 Wake on Touch Screen Interaction

I recently have moved from ubuntu to debian, and in doing so have discovered that if my screen is off, touching the screen will not turn it on as it did in ubuntu. I have looked around to try and find ...
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Touchscreen Drivers do not work on newer Kernels

I am trying to install Ubuntu on my school's smartboards. They are currently running an old linux distro with kernel 3.16. But I cannot install the touchscreen drivers on distros with newer kernels. ...
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Troubleshooting touchscreen

I am trying to use a touchscreen monitor (Dell e2014t). Dmesg shows it finding it [ 8.624433] usb 1-1.1.3: New USB device found, idVendor=0408, idProduct=3025, bcdDevice= 0.39 [ 8.624441] usb 1-...
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KDE lock autorotate like on smartphone

I have a convertible with Arch and KDE wayland. Automatic screen rotation in tablet mode works perfectly after installing iio-sensor-proxy-git. What I am looking for is a solution to lock the screen ...
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Touch screen ABS_X and ABS_Y wrong behavior

I have a 7" touch screen that I'm connecting to Linux. The touchscreen is recognized, but the behavior is wrong. I used the evtest utility to look at the events coming out of /dev/input/* and I ...
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Calibrating a touch screen monitor

A friend of mine got me a EloTouchSystems 2216 AccuTouch USB TouchMoitor, if was apart of a POS system they were replacing, and I am trying to calibrate it on Linux Mint. I have downloaded the ...
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X11 - How to invert axis on touchscreen matrix?

I have a tablet that I flashed Fedora Silverblue on, but the touchscreen has the Y-axis inverted when the device is on landscape, and X-Axis inverted portrait mode. I've disabled wayland to use xinput ...
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Touchscreen device doesn't work after boot but does after reconnecting USB

I have A Sharp Touch Screen device. Sharp PN-HW431T 43" Connected via USB. Bus 002 Device 003: ID 04dd:9e90 Sharp Corp. Touch Device The Touch works fine if you connect it after OS is Booted. OS:...
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Detect Frame Per Second of an LCD screen

I am trying to find the frame per second of an LCD display in a Linux system. The display resolution is 640*480. The display is a 24 bit LCD screen and we use 32-bit frame reader driver(/dev/fb0) to ...
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How to get eGalax touch screen driver running on Fedora

I am trying to get a eGalax touch screen running under Fedora 35 (kernel 5.15) but am not successful. The Touchscreen is detected (as shown by lsusb): Bus 003 Device 002: ID 0eef:0001 D-WAV ...
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Use xorg.conf to fix touchscreen X axis reversed

I setup Fedora 35 with my Titan6001 touchscreen. Although Linux is responding to touches, the X axis is reversed (touch on the right mouse goes to left side, and vice versa). Y axis is fine. How do ...
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Touchscreen module (chipone_icn8505) not recognized

(Previously made post but rewritten) TL;DR I'm not clear about the touchscreen driver install process, although I've looked at several guides but I feel that they're very unclear, so I'd like to ask ...
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Visualizer for evtest logs

I'm looking for a tool that can visualize or make it a bit easier to interpret the logs that are produced from the evtest tool. I've googled for several times and could not find such a tool to ...
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Mouse/Keyboard/Monitor/Touchscreen stopped working Ubuntu 20.04LTS

My touchscreen monitor (GeChic 1306H) that connects vis hdmi and usb (for touchscreen), my Mouse and Keyboard (usb and/or Bluetooth connected), stopped responding yesterday. Maybe there was an auto ...
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How to get xinput device ID of touchscreen without using manufacturer string?

Chromium only shows proper touchscreen behavior when the supplied ID argument is 7 in the case of the below devices. Note that the xinput IDs are subject to change during a reboot, so I can't just use ...
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USB Ports Malfunctioning - usb 1-1: device descriptor read/64, error -71

I have a Dell Latitude 7350 2-in-1 (touchscreen tablet hybrid) that is 7+ years old. I originally had installed Pop!_OS on the system, and it worked fine for months, but one day my wireless keyboard ...
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Compiling Beaglebone Black Linux image for QT and 4Dsystems LCD cape

I have researched a lot into buildroot and yocto compilation for BBB and understand qt configs / layers for both. However I can’t seem to get the 4.3” Touchscreen cape to work. I have tried comparing ...
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How can I use my android tablet (along with stylus pen) as external display on linux (Ubuntu 20)

I am running Ubuntu 20 on my ASUS VivoBook laptop. I have many PDF files (of research papers) that I often read and annotate. At present, I transfer the files to my S6 Lite tablet (an android tablet)...
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What is a well supported touchscreen driver to emulate? [closed]

I'll spare the whys and hows of the project behind this but I am working on some hardware that needs to appear to the host Linux machine (Raspberry Pi) as a touchscreen*, ideally one that works over ...
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Raspberry 4 & Yocto & Xorg : tslib is flooding my console with "tslib: Selected device is not a Linux input event device" error

I use a Raspberry 4 with Raspberry touch screen (800x480), I have a custom os built from Yocto. I use the tslib driver to use my touch screen. All works that i want it but, when I touch my screen, ...
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hide mouse pointer for second monitor as touch panel for device

we are making a device as an expert system. we use Ubuntu 18.04 minimal as OS. the device has 2 screen, first screen is a display screen for operator and second screen is a touch screen as a touch ...
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Fix auto screen rotation on Fedora 33 (gnome)

Problem Auto screen rotation used to work flawlessly. When I turned my laptop on its side (or upside down) the screen would turn as well (very handy for tablet mode). Since the last update it doesn't ...
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xinput: Disable mapping touchscreen on external monitors

I am using Arch linux with i3wm on my Lenovo x390 YOGA. I also have two external monitors. I connect them throw my docking station and configure with Arandr. Screens woks fine. But every time I ...
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How to configure Xorg to handle a touchscreen as mouse

We have a system running Linux on an industrial PC. It is based on Yocto Poky 2.5. Kernel is 4.15.30. Recently the manufacturer changed the touchscreen controller (USB based). The new one (egalax) ...
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Configure X to use a touch surface physically larger than the display?

I'm building a smart mirror (monitor behind a two-way mirror). I have a 27" infrared touch frame, which I want to use with a 22" monitor. One reason for the mismatched sizes is I am placing ...
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Pop! OS wakes up from suspend with a black screen

Release: 20.04, Gnome. Without grub. On a Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5 (2020) 2-in-1. I found this thread advising to edit the grub file, but this distro doesn't have grub. Is there a similar file I could ...
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Touchscreen not showing on Xinput

Disclaimer: I am a relative novice and am hoping I just don't know how to interpret what I am seeing onto my device. Problem and context: I got a Windows surface PRO and it was indefensibly slow, but ...
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No Primary Mouse Button or Touch-screen on Ubuntu 19.10 and 20.04

Fresh install of both onto an older HP desktop all-in-one Touchsmart PC but no primary left mouse button. After seeing it wasn't working on 19.10 and having 20.04 come out around the same time, I ...
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How to force X server to 'reopen' input devices

I've got a problem with my xorg-server configuration (xorg 1.20.4, locally built). I've got inputs manually configured including a touchscreen (evdev), and I have AutoAddDevices turned off. (there are ...
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Is my Touch Screen Digitalizer supported?

I am hoping that the "10-point capacitive multi-touch"-digitalizer of an 11" convertible notebook is supported by the Linux kernel, but I have a feeling that it probably isn't... how can I determine ...
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How can I find touchscreen hardware information?

I have a Canon ScanFront that is no longer useful as a scanner. The device contains a single board computer running some flavor of Linux (uname -mrs returns Linux 3.10.87-cei.10_32-ltsi i686). ...
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xinput list "UNKNOWN"

I posted this question is Ask Ubuntu but nobody was able to answer it, it seems like. I am including it here because this does not appear to be an Ubuntu-specific problem: This is a modified version ...
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Goodix Touchscreen Driver Stylus shares id with touchscreen

I am trying to get the touchscreen working with active stylus support on a One Netbook 1s. The problem is that the stylus is detected like a click. It shares the same id as the touchscreen so when it ...
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libinput touchscreen click event accuracy

I have a AdVantech Touchdisplay with Debian 10. A tap results in a click event (all fine here). But a tap with a little move does not. If you have to control a touch device during while the hole ...
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Goodix Touchscreen not working after suspend

I have a One Netbook 1s running Xubuntu. Everything works find except the touch screen does not work after suspend. I have seen several people with similar problems and it seems like there is a ...
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How to map a single touchscreen across multiple displays?

I have a project that will have a single touchscreen spanning across multiple displays. The displays are not butted against each other, there's some space between them, but the touch sensor spans ...
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Long click for right click emulation? (XFCE)

I'm looking for a way to emulate a right click press when I hold down my left mouse click. I've seen some questions like this on askubuntu, and a raspberry pi forum, but I can't adapt them to work in ...
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Updating Software on Debian to non packaged version

The most current xf86-input-wacom version on Debian is 2 years old (0.34.99.1-1) it seems like and there is a bug where the touchscreen would not work spontaneously anymore which is fixed in version 0....
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Mediacom FelxBook edge 13 - Linux Mint 19.2 Touchscreeen & Touchpad not working

I just had my fingers on a Mediacom FelxBook edge 13. I'm quite happy with it--everything but the touchscreen and touchpad on a fresh Linux Mint 19.2 installation works out of the box. Can anyone ...
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Adjust touchscreen coordinates for 4:3 aspect ratio on a 16:10 screen

Hello I have kind of a weird device I've been working on lately. It is a tablet that has a native resolution of 800x1280 - yes it is backwards. The display is in portrait mode and I have to make some ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 with Multi-touch screen can't single click

The problem I have is that my touchscreen registers 2-3 mouse clicks per second when I tap the screen. It continues registering clicks if you hold your finger down. Rather than producing a single ...
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Firefox touch scrolling

Firefox 67, Pop!_OS 18.04 When I try to scroll using my touchscreen, it just highlights whatever I hover over. It works fine in Chromium and in Chrome. I've been told to change dom.w3c_touch_events....
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Thinkpad X60 Touchscreen Not Working

I'm running Manjaro 32bit on my lenovo x60 tablet, and the touchscreen is working pretty poorly. I've installed the xf86-input-wacom package, but whenever I try to click with the digitiser pen, the ...
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Touchscreen virtual for Linux

I have this Website , I want my Website to work on Tablets too, I don't have a tablet... Therefore I am searching for a Virtual Touchscreen or Emulator for Desktops. Because i have my website to ...
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Two touchscreen for Ubuntu and mapping of touch events

i've a touchscreen laptop (1920x1080) and a ineractive whiteboard with touch (1280x800). To use the full resolution of the laptop i just present a part of the monitor, that is done succesfully with ...
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boot time & usb

In a coming new system we need to have a very short boot time (up to 3 seconds). The system shall also have a USB connected to touch screen. We are afraid that the USB enumeration might take too much ...
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On-screen keyboard does not appear in many apps

Using the PC in tablet mode, I would like to use the virtual keyboard, but it does not appear in many apps including chrome and firefox. Basically it works only in the terminal and in nautilus. I'm on ...
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Linux touchscreen -- file menu item selected but not clicked on tap

I'm having a weird issue with my new touchscreen-enabled laptop on Linux Mint 19. The laptop is a Lenovo Yoga 510 (AMD 9410 cpu) For some, but not all programs, opening the file menu and tapping on ...
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Goodix tp not work with I2C

I used nanopi 2 fire from friendlyarm.I want to work with GT911 goodix touch panel. it has 6 pin: 1 for reset(i just connected to one of gpio), 2 for vdd3.3 volt,3 for GND, 4 for irq (i connect it to ...
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