MacBook Pro :: Unable To Drag And Drop With Trackpad

Jun 3, 2012

Having issues with trackpad, specifically not able to drag and drop Tried changing the setting in control panel (preferences) but with no changes. Also looked at permission associated with a particular file but again ... same problem, its a global. Ran OnyX maintenance and clean up, attempted to use diskwarrior but need to upgrade to 4.4.Had no real chance to search forum yet so the answer maybe waiting to be accessed.

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MacBook Pro (15-inch Late 2011), Mac OS X (10.6.8)



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Nov 28, 2009

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MacBook Pro, Mac OS X (10.5.8)

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Jun 30, 2012

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