Applies to
Dell Inspiron E1505 Notebook

Windows 2000, Windows XP

Dell Inc.


5 MB

Driver Date & Version
4/24/2006 (, A17)


Below is simple instruction guideline on how to install the Inspiron E1505 touchpad driver:

  1. Download R120179.EXE file.
  2. If you have a new Touchpad or you have just reinstalled the Windows 2000 or Windows XP to your Dell system, you will have to let the Windows install a standard driver to handle the Touchpad. The Synaptics TouchPad driver cannot be installed until this process is complete and your TouchPad is functioning as a normal pointing device.
  3. Ensure that you are log on to your Inspiron E1505 as Administrator to perform the setup.
  4. Double click on the R120179.EXE to extract the files into a working folder.
  5. Look for setup.exe in the files that you have extracted.
  6. When the installation completes, please restart your computer.
  7. To ensure that the driver has been installed correctly, you should see the TouchPad Icon in your task bar next to the clock. Also, a dialog box entitled "Information about your TouchPad" will pop up. You can prevent this dialog box from coming up in the future by checking the "Stop showing me this message" checkbox.
Kindly note that in this version of driver, Dell resolved the potential BSOD issue on Intel Dual Core systems. This version of Inspiron E1505 touchpad driver is also suitable for the following Dell systems:
  1. Inspiron 1501
  2. Inspiron 640m / E1405
  3. Inspiron 9400/E1705
  4. Inspiron 700m
  5. Inspiron 710m
  6. Inspiron B120
  7. Inspiron 1300/B130
  8. Inspiron 6400/E1505
  9. Latitude 120L
  10. Latitude 131L
  11. Dell Precision Mobile WorkStation M90
  12. Latitude X1
  13. XPS M1210
  14. XPS/Inspiron M140/630m
  15. XPS M1710

Download Inspiron E1505 Touchpad Driver here.

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