HP DV9000 Series(dv9208nr), Known Issues - Anyone know the fix?
When a red light above the hand pad shows, and the pad doesn't work,
does that mean it needs a new battery?My mouse works.
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If the touch pad does not work, it's not the battery. Check if it's been disabled in the BIOS or the control panel. If you know how, you can take off the keyboard and re-seat the connector for it also.