If the default touchpad sensitivity is not to your liking, you can change Windows 10 touchpad sensitivity based on your needs. Here’s how.
For laptop users, the touchpad is among the most make or break factors. For the most part, thanks to the precision touchpad drivers, the touchpads on Windows 10 laptops are becoming pretty good, even in low to mid-range devices. Fortunately, the truth touchpad settings in Windows 10 allow you to customize the touchpad gestures as well as enables you to control how sensitive the touchpad is.
Without proper touchpad sensitivity, you’ll have a hard time using touchpad gestures. In those cases, you can alter the touchpad sensitivity with only a few clicks. For instance, if the default touchpad sensitivity is too high, you can lower it. When the touchpad sensitivity is not high enough, you are able to increase it. Simply put, Windows 10 enables you to decrease or increase the touchpad sensitivity via the Settings app itself.
Without further waiting, allow me to show you the process and steps to change touchpad sensitivity in Windows 10.
Steps to Change Touchpad Sensitivity in Windows 10 Settings
You can change the touchpad sensitivity from the Windows 10 settings app. Here how to find and change it.
Click around the “Notifications” icon. You will find it right of the taskbar.
Next, click the “All Settings” button to open the Settings app. You will find the button at the bottom from the Notifications panel.
After opening the Settings app, visit the “Devices” page.
Select the “Touchpad” tab. You will find the option around the left panel.
Select the sensitivity of your liking from the dropdown menu underneath the “Touchpad Sensitivity” section.
After selecting, try out various touchpad gestures and find out the way it feels. If it doesn’t feel right, choose another setting.
Once you are done, close the Settings app.
Automatically, Windows 10 provides four different options. i.e, Most Sensitivity, High Sensitivity, Medium Sensitivity, and Low Sensitivity. For most of us, the High or Medium Sensitivity options are pretty good. If you’re struggling with accidental touchpad gestures i quickly would recommend you decide on the Low Sensitivity option.