The mouse cursor is type a NIGHTMARE! Cursor leaves the active window a few times per minute.

My active window becomes disabled while I'm typing and constantly makes me lose keystrokes.  I see that the color of the window that the window is no longer active and sometimes I have to click on the window again to reactivate slider or typing sometimes only signalling it brings back to the window.  It makes typing a nightmare.  I tried many things and nothing seems to work including installation Touchfreeze...  The problem does not occur in safe mode.  It happens whenever I type in any program; I'm if identification of a file, type in Notepad, Word, Chrome, Explorer, Firefox... WHATEVER IT IS. I have:

Windows 7 Home Professional, 64-bit running on a Dell XPS 15, Intel Core I7, 8 GB of Ram, NVidea GEForce-540 750 MB of RAM.
Any help would be appreciated!


Because the keyboard is integrated in the casing of the laptop, just the vibration caused by typing can cause the touchpad the cursor or initiate a click, depending on sensitivity settings.

You must disable the touchpad when typing. Most modern laptops provide an option or a keyboard shortcut to get there.

Disable or enable the touchpad by using the access key. Dell:

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