disable toucpad in ubuntu

Asked by jiptohej on 2007-06-08

¿ disable toucpad in ubuntu ?

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Hanusz leszek
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2007-06-08
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2007-06-08
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2007-06-08

That post explains how to disable the touchpad a few seconds when you press a key.

If you want to fully disable the touchpad when you connect a mouse you may want to take a look at this:
http://mundogeek.net/archivos/2007/05/16/desactivar-el-touchpad-al-conectar-un-raton-en-linux/

It's in spanish, but you can use Google to translate it.

Thanks Hanusz leszek, that solved my question.