You might ask how to disable Touchpad on HP Laptop Windows 10 because of preference to connect a mouse. The reason is sometimes your work requires more precision and control which is nearly impossible with a touchpad. So, an external mouse becomes essential for productive work rate. But while using the pointing device, you often notice unwanted cursor movement if any object accidentally moves across it. To avoid such disturbance, you need to Disable HP Touchpad temporarily.
The device properties are available through the “Control Panel.” To turn the touchpad off, click “Start” and then “Control Panel.” Double-click the “Mouse” settings. Click the “Device Settings” tab, and click “Disable” to disable the touchpad. You can select “Enable” to use it again.
Click Start , and then type mouse in the search field.
Click Change your mouse settings.
Click Additional mouse options.
In Mouse Properties, click the TouchPad tab. …
Uncheck Double Tap to Enable or Disable TouchPad. …
Click Apply, and then click OK.
these are the steps to fallow hope it works