Category: Input Device
Manufacturer: Sony Corporation
Caution Level: Safe
Operating System: Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows SE, Windows Me, Windows NT4, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista
Latest Version / Release Date: 7.0.502.5 / 26 Sep 2006
The Alps Pointing-device for VAIO is a device that acts as the mouse on a Sony VAIO laptop. The pointer helps the user navigate and click on items on the computer. This is very helpful for individuals who prefer not to use a mouse. The touch pad is sensitive enough for the person to direct the cursor to different directions. The Alps Pointing-device for VAIO was developed by Sony Corporation and was especially designed for people using the Sony VAIO laptops.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
The Alps Pointing-device for VAIO driver is an application used for the Alps Pointing-device for VAIO. Made for Sony VAIO laptops, the pointing device acts as a mouse for the computer. The driver must be correctly installed in order for the touch pad on the laptop to work. Once the driver is installed, it then senses the user's touch and relays this information to the computer. The cursor on the computer screen then moves in the direction that the user touches on the pad. It is an alternative for people who don't want to use a mouse or for people who work outdoors and have minimal space to work on. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Alps Pointing-device for VAIO errors before installing any driver updates.