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touchscreen stopped working

My Aspire 5600U touch screen stopped working.....What do I need to do to make it work again ? :smileyhappy:

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Re: touchscreen stopped working

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A few more details may make it easier for someone in the community to answer your question.


What occured prior to the "touch screen stopped working" ? 

Did you update any software or hardware?


We would suggest contacting technical support in your region for further assistance with this issue.
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Re: touchscreen stopped working

My kids 5600u suddenly doesn't have touch capabilities either, 3 days of use, nothing installed new.  Just died. 


What else for information can you use to help?

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Re: touchscreen stopped working

What windows version you have 7 or 8?

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Re: touchscreen stopped working

i have the same issue, touch screen just stopped working, i bought it brand new w. windows 8 on it on oct 26  and i went into all of the settings but cant find anything possibly turned off

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Re: touchscreen stopped working

check this one 

Touch firmware update for Aspire 5600U after upgrading Windows 8 (can only run if current OS is Windows 8)


and new BIOS

BIOS - UEFI for Windows 8 (Not for Upgrades)


it should help.

(you can also go to  and there in bios section you have this files

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