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The touchpad on my new Samson oven will not accept my touch,

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The touchpad on my new Samson oven will not accept my touch, although it will accept other people's touch. I bought a Samson microwave at the same time as the oven, and have no problem with it.
What can I do? And is there some device I can use to start the oven when no one else is around to do it for me?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  The Home Smithy replied 1 year ago.

Hi. I'm Smitty and I will be helping you with your problem.

You have the same problem I do. It is just how our bodies work is all. Nothing that you can do about it as far as the touch pad goes. No sensitivity settings or anything like that.

Back a few months ago I sent my new tablet back twice to the manufacturer because they would not work right (or so I thought). They finally sent a stylus along with the last one and told me to try it. It worked great. You can pick one up at just about any stationary or office supply store for a couple bucks.

Let me know if you need anything else.

Best, Smitty