Turn off the MacBook trackpad so that it does not interfere with the mouse

To perform some actions on a Mac computer, it is more convenient to work with the mouse than with the built-in trackpad. At this time, a huge touch pad under the keyboard often captures false presses, shifts the cursor, or works off unnecessary gestures.

You can disable the built-in trackpad while working with the connected mouse.

How to set the trackpad off

1. Go to System Settings – Universal Access .

2. In the Mouse and trackpad section, activate the flag Ignore the built-in trackpad in the presence of a mouse or a wireless trackpad .

Now, after connecting a mouse or wireless trackpad to your MacBook, the built-in touchpad will be turned off so as not to fix false clicks and accidental hits.

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