And there are often answers like
- clean your touchpad
- your touchpad is broken
- send your laptop back
One thing to solve this is to install
gpointing-device-settingsbut this does not really help.
add-apt-repository ppa:atareao/atareaoBut this is not really the solution. But you can disable your touchpad while typing, so that the window focus does not jump to the trash icon and your typing is interrupted.
apt-get install touchpad-indicator
After searching i found the following discussion on a mailing list:
And the follwing did the job:
apt-get install xserver-xorg-core apt-get install xserver-xorg-input-libinputand then a logoff and login into the x window system...
apt-get remove --purge xserver-xorg-input-synaptics