How to update old software to work with latest version of Windows 10?

Windows 10 has a feature that allows the user to write using a pen as it converts to typed text. You may also be using a PC or laptop that has a touch screen. However, you may experience trouble when using the pen on your computer. This article provides a comprehensive guide on how to fix a touch screen or pen to work on your Windows 10. 

How to fix touch screen problems on Windows 10

Fixing touch screen problems on Windows 10 can be done in 4 simple ways:

1. Disable and then re-enable the HID (human interface device) driver on your touch screen

  • Right-click on the Windows start button at the bottom-left side of your screen. Then, select Device Manager. 

 

  • Then, expand the HID, and right-click on the HID-compliant touch screen. Next, choose Disable.
  • Right-click on the HID-compliant touch screen, and then choose Enable. 

These steps will help fix the glitch of touching one screen, and the mouse is moving on a different screen. 

2. Driver updates

You can solve your computer touch screen issues by updating the drivers. You can follow these steps:

  • Right-click on the Windows start button and choose Device Manager. 
  • Then, expand the Human Interface Devices (HID).
  • Right-click on the HID-compliant touch screen. Then, choose Update Driver
  • You can first try to Search Automatically, but if it fails, you can go to the developer’s website and update the drivers. 

3. Run troubleshooting 

Windows 10 has a troubleshooting tool that helps users fix touch screen issues easily and quickly. You can follow these steps:

  • Search Troubleshooting at the Search the web and Windows box, and then select the relevant result. 
  • Click View all from the menu on the left side of the new window.