Learn how to activate the touch screen function in Windows using the device manager on your computer.
Step 1. Open your computer's Device Manager
The Device Manager allows you to enable or disable any device connected to your computer.
- Click on the Start menu or the search icon.
- Type Device Manager.
- Click on Device Manager in the results.
Step 2. Click the iconbeside Human Interface Peripherals.
The list of devices available in this category will then unfold.
Step 3. Select HID Compliant Touchscreen
It's under the Human Interface Devices heading and you just need to click on it to select it.
Step 4. Click the Action tab
You'll find it at the top left of the Device Manager window. A drop-down menu is then displayed.
Step 5. Select Activate Device
You will find this option in the Action tab and it will allow you to activate the touch screen of your computer.
- You can also Deactivate the touch screen under the same Action tab.