How to Disable the Touchscreen in Windows 10

How to Disable the Touchscreen in Windows 10

Windows 10 is the best operating system. It is now the most commonly used operating system. Windows 10 provides many functionally which helps the user a lot. Windows 10 also provides a touchscreen option for touchscreen devices and is also available for laptops. Touchscreen option available for the capable devices.

If you want to disable the touchscreen option in windows 10 with few steps, just follow these steps to disable the touchscreen in Windows 10. You can also use these methods on Windows 8.1, Windows 8, and Windows 7

How to Disable Your Touchscreen in Windows 10 or Windows 8

You can disable the touchscreen in Windows 10 through Device Manager. Which you can open it from the control panel or from the search box of the windows which is located in the taskbar.

  1. Open the search box of your windows and then type “Device Manager”.
How to Disable Your Touchscreen in Windows 10 or Windows 8
How to Disable Your Touchscreen in Windows 10 or Windows 8
  1. Select Device Manager on the left side panel. In your right-side panel select the arrow next to Human Interface Devices.
How to Disable Your Touchscreen in Windows 10 or Windows 8
How to Disable Your Touchscreen in Windows 10 or Windows 8
  1. Right, click on the HID-compliant touch screen. and choose Disable Device.
How to Disable Your Touchscreen in Windows 10 or Windows 8
How to Disable Your Touchscreen in Windows 10 or Windows 8
  1. After that, there will be a pop-up warning that will appear to click on Yes button to disable it.
How to Disable Your Touchscreen in Windows 10 or Windows 8
How to Disable Your Touchscreen in Windows 10 or Windows 8

How to Disable a Touchscreen in Windows 7

If you want to disable Touchscreen in windows then it has a different method. In windows 7 you have to disable the Pen and Touch menu in the control panel. Just these steps to disable it

  1. Open your Control Panel.
  2. Click Pen and Touch.
  3. Now select the Touch
  4. After that Uncheck the box next to Use your finger as an input device.

That all these are the method to disable the touchscreen in Windows 10,8,8.1,7, If you face the problem feel free to comment us and share it with your friends

How To Permanently Disable Touch Screen By Using Windows Registry

There is also another way which is used to disable the touch screen Permanently. This method is applied to the windows registry. if you want to disable the touch screen permanently just follow these steps

Step 1. Open you Windows Registry Editor by Pressing (Windows + R) to open windows run and then type “regedit”

Step 2. In Registry follow this path

Computer\HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Wisp\Touch

Step 3. Select the Touch Folder and then see in your right-side panel, At there create a new DWORD 32-bit entry and then save it with the name TouchGate.

Step 4. Right Click on the TouchGate and select modify set the value of this entry is 0 and press the OK button.

After this restart your computer to save changes. you see touch screen is now disabled.

If you change your mind and want to enable you to touch screen then repeat the step 1,2. after that select the TouchGate right-click on it and choose modify and change the value to 0 to 1

Also, Read This Article How To Customize Any Icon in Windows 10

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