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Without making any changes, the cursor started to act

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without making any changes, the cursor started to act irratic with limited control via the touch control on my Dell laptop. Any ideas? Windows 7 is the OS.
JA: Just to clarify, what's the exact model of your Dell? And what operating system are you running?
Customer: The best I can find on the underside is Model PP201 built in Malaysia. It's an older machine that I just purchased used. Other than Win 7, I don't know more.
JA: Have you installed any updates recently?
Customer: Firefox and TOR. I also installed my older version of Office 2003 from my disk.
JA: Anything else you want the computer expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: The cursor started misbehaving while running Freecell.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Elgin Vega replied 2 months ago.

Hi, my name is***** will try my best to help you with this request.

Have toy tried to update touch pad driver?

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
No updates yet to touchpad driver. Regarding a secure connection for remote troubleshooting, I am currently on a different computer than the trouble one because it is so difficult to move the cursor correctly. But am willing!1
Expert:  Elgin Vega replied 2 months ago.

ok i gonna give you a link to dowload it so you can update the driver in your laptop.

Juat give me the service tag of the laptop, it is a 7 digit in the bottom of the computer

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
52$ is more than I am willing to spend.
Expert:  Elgin Vega replied 2 months ago.

You can always request a refund in this link

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Thanks but I am going to try other local options first.
Expert:  Elgin Vega replied 2 months ago.

No problem, have a nice day

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