[ubuntu] Envy 14 (First Generation) Touchpad Issues

view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello all, I've just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my HP Envy 14 (first generation) laptop (first time installing Linux which is why I'm in this forum). The touchpad is giving me problems. Although basic functionality such as clicking and right clicking work, higher functions such as multitouch and (most importantly) disabling the touchpad while typing do not work. Apart from that, the touchpad does not show up under the "Mouse and Touchpad" option in settings. I only have the mouse settings, i.e. the Touchpad tab does not appear. Another odd symptom (I don't know whether it is rela (Hardware)