Microsoft Update 1-13-09 - IdeaCom HID touchscreen (ps2) - Warning
You may find a hardware update for: IdeaCom technologies Inc. -Input- IdeaCom HID touchscreen (ps2)
- for the Jan. 13, 2009 Microsoft Update
IdeaCom Technology Inc. - Input - IdeaCom HID Touch Screen (PS/2)<div class="spanDetails">Download size: 31 KB , less than 1 minute
IdeaCom Technology Inc. Input software update released in December, 2008
<a target="_blank">Details... </a><hr>If you have auto-updates it may be too late; but those of you with manual, please be cautious with this particular update - there are some early reports of 'severe problems affecting your touchpads/ mouse -keyboards.'
Click here > http://answers.yahoo.com/question/in...3144130AACjbJ0
<hr>and here > http://www.winmatrix.com/forums/inde...howtopic=21893<hr>> here > http://www.edbott.com/weblog/?p=2326<hr>Installing this may stop your mouse from working if its connect through the PS/2 port or it may also stop your touchpad on your laptop from working.<hr><hr>If you are
will not be
HID touchscreen technology/ features - as TRWis said...Don't forget to go back to microsoft update and click on don't show this update again!!! X-(
Update:1-16-09 - Still investigating this Microsoft 'blooper' and just read some bit about 'the update is 'mysteriously' gone from the hardware options list > and sure enough I checked my own, and it's not there even thou I had "not" previously 'clicked on don't show this update again'. H-mm.:0 X-( Looks like Microsoft made this update entry "disappear." There is still no 'official' Microsoft
response or reasonable explanation of what has happened; especially to all those who mistakenly accepted the 'auto update' or blindly manually updated this 'blooper.'
Message Edited by NaiveMelody on 01-16-2009 10:32 PM
Re: Microsoft Update - IdeaCom HID touchscreen (ps2) - Warning
I just spent the last hour fixing this problem--I think I spend more time "fixing" microsoft updates than any other problems with my pc. I used the advice in this link from Steve--best answer. Hope maybe this will help others--only problem is if you don't have a usb mouse to use to navigate its not easy!!!!
Don't forget to go back to microsoft update and click on don't show this update again!!!
Have a good day!!!!!
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Message Edited by TRWis on 01-14-2009 12:22 PM
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