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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0004701Kali Linux[All Projects] General Bugpublic2018-10-30 11:24
Reporternsonaniya2010Assigned To 
Status closedResolutionsuspended 
Product Version2018.1 
Target VersionFixed in Version 
Summary0004701: [Hardware] Touchpad right click not working
DescriptionI have Syntaptic touchpad, but when i upgraded today to latest version then i was not able to make right click instead if i click right click(secondary key) it is clicked as primary key i.e. left click
Steps To Reproduce1. Updgrade to latest version
2. Make secondary click via touch pad and you will be ended up on click of primary key.
Additional InformationName and version : xserver-xorg-input-synaptics (1.9.0-1+b1)

root@edwards:~# egrep -i 'synap|alps|etps|elan' /proc/bus/input/devices
N: Name="SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad"


related to 0004961 closed [Hardware] Right click mouse are not working 



2018-04-16 10:41



2018-04-16 10:41

reporter   ~0009044

Already tried to reinstall that package but same thing


2018-04-16 15:48

reporter   ~0009045

Yeah same here but for the time being I removed synaptics and now everything seems to be working fine.


2018-04-16 18:32

reporter   ~0009047

@usama can you tell me which packages did removed ?


2018-04-17 01:48

reporter   ~0009049

I removed xserver-xorg-input-synaptics and right click was working fine then.


2018-10-30 11:24

administrator   ~0009870

Due to the age of the OS (Kali Moto [v1], Kali Safi [v2], Kali Rolling 2016.x/2017.x/2018.1), these legacy versions are no longer supported.
We will be closing this ticket due to inactivity.

Please could you see if you are able to replicate this issue with the latest version of Kali Linux -

If you are still facing the same problem, feel free to re-open the ticket. If you choose to do this, could you provide more information to the issue you are facing, and also give information about your setup?
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Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2018-04-16 10:41 nsonaniya2010 New Issue
2018-04-16 10:41 nsonaniya2010 File Added: Screenshot from 2018-04-16 16-10-41.png
2018-04-16 10:41 nsonaniya2010 Note Added: 0009044
2018-04-16 15:48 usama Note Added: 0009045
2018-04-16 18:32 nsonaniya2010 Note Added: 0009047
2018-04-17 01:48 usama Note Added: 0009049
2018-05-08 08:00 g0tmi1k Category Kali Package Bug => General Bug
2018-06-08 15:33 g0tmi1k Priority immediate => normal
2018-09-12 07:53 g0tmi1k Relationship added related to 0004961
2018-09-12 07:58 g0tmi1k Summary Touchpad right click not working => [Hardware] Touchpad right click not working
2018-10-30 11:24 g0tmi1k Status new => closed
2018-10-30 11:24 g0tmi1k Resolution open => suspended
2018-10-30 11:24 g0tmi1k Note Added: 0009870