Trackpoint and click buttons

The built-in trackpoint is a pointing device that senses movement on its surface. This means the cursor responds as you use your finger to move the trackpoint. Its central location on the move your finger on the surface of the touchpad. The central location on the palmrest provides optimal comfort and support.

Trackpoint basics

The following items show you how to use the trackpoint and click buttons:

  • Using your finger, apply light, steady pressure on the trackpoint (1) to move the cursor.
  • Press the left (2) and right (3ffl) uttons locSra d below the keyboard to perform selection and execution functions. These two buttons are similar to the left and right buttons on a mouse.

Scrolling basics

The 3-way scroll wheel is enabled for tablet-and keyboard-mode use.

□ Use the job wheel (4) to scroll up or down on a page. A click on the job wheel executes the Enter function, similar to clicking the left click butMi or the left button of a mouse.



Ri ght Button

Scroll Wheel


Quickly click twice

Click on the job wheel.


Click once


Click and hold, then use finger on the trackpoint to drag the cursor.

Access context menu

Click once


Use finger to roll scroll wheel lightly up or down in tablet or notebook mode.

NOTE: When using these inputs, keep them - and your fingers - dry and and clean. The scroll wheel is sensitive to finger movement; hence, the lighter the touch, the better the response. Tapping harder will not increase click button responsiveness.

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