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OS 10.4 - Sleep and Sluggish response of Trackpad


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There has been a reoccuring problem with my powerbook having a sluggish response with the trackpad.

The problem comes up when i shut my screen while there are several programs running and I am connected to the a wireless network. When I reopen my laptop, my trackpad won't respond and then all of a sudden it is all the way across the screen and then the problem just happens over and over. Its quite annoying actually. So I tried checking my stats but everything seems normal. So then I tried closing all the programs, but that doesn't work. Then tried messing with the trackpad settings, but no luck. I am forced to restart. Then everything is fine. This is bullcrap because I used to go days maybe even weeks without ever restarting my laptop. Does anyone else have this problem?
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You should really think about shutting down your laptop for travel instead of closing the lid.
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You should really think about shutting down your laptop for travel instead of closing the lid.
why is that?
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