Acer TravelMate 290 Driver Download

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The TravelMate 290 is a type of mouse manufactured by Acer. Updating this driver fixes tracking problems, intermittent or no connectivity and can unlock some advanced features of your type of mouse. This version of "290touch.exe" is rated (5 out of 5 stars) based on 394 downloads and 8 reviews. Our users report success installing this driver update on PCs running Windows XP. The total disk space used for this update is 1.9 MB.

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Supported Models

TravelMate 290

Alps Pointing-device



Alps Electric

Supported Operating Systems

Windows XP

File Name

Versions (2003-04-23) via .inf

Additional Notes

This file is included on the TravelMate System CD that shipped with the system. This self-extracting file will install the Touchpad drivers for Windows XP on the TravelMate 290 series. Double-click on the file to install. v5.3.203.13

Uploaded By

Andrews (DG Staff Member) on 17-Aug-2004

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Driver Contents File List

The following files are found inside the driver download file.

Name Size Date
layout.bin 422 bytes 22 Jun 2003
APOINTKR.POP 44.9 KB 22 Jun 2003
APOINTJP.POP 41.2 KB 22 Jun 2003
Apfiltr.sys 92.8 KB 22 Jun 2003
APOINTUS.POP 41.2 KB 22 Jun 2003
APOINTCT.POP 34.6 KB 22 Jun 2003
Setup.ini 245 bytes 22 Jun 2003
APOINTGR.POP 44.9 KB 22 Jun 2003
Vxdif.dll 87.1 KB 22 Jun 2003
Apfiltr.inf 14.1 KB 22 Jun 2003
ezauto.dll 65.5 KB 22 Jun 2003
ApInst.dll 61.4 KB 22 Jun 2003
APOINTSP.POP 43.4 KB 22 Jun 2003 15.9 KB 22 Jun 2003
APOINTCS.POP 35.1 KB 22 Jun 2003
ApntEx.exe 45.1 KB 22 Jun 2003
APOINTIT.POP 40.6 KB 22 Jun 2003
Setup.exe 139.3 KB 22 Jun 2003
ELProp.dll 102.4 KB 22 Jun 2003
ikernel.ex_ 344.9 KB 22 Jun 2003
Readme_E.txt 2.9 KB 22 Jun 2003
APOINTFR.POP 45.2 KB 22 Jun 2003
Ezcapt.exe 147.5 KB 22 Jun 2003
Apoint.exe 147.5 KB 22 Jun 2003
Version.txt 72 bytes 18 Jun 2003
Readme_J.txt 3.8 KB 22 Jun 2003 793.1 KB 22 Jun 2003 512 bytes 22 Jun 2003
EzLaunch.dll 196.6 KB 22 Jun 2003
Uninstap.exe 184.3 KB 22 Jun 2003
Apoint.dll 532.5 KB 22 Jun 2003

How to Update TravelMate 290 Device Drivers Quickly & Easily

Step 1 - Download Your Driver

To get the TravelMate 290 driver, click the green download button above. After you complete your download, move on to Step 2.

If the driver listed is not the right version or operating system, search our driver archive for the correct version. Enter Acer TravelMate 290 into the search box above and then submit. In the results, choose the best match for your PC and operating system.

Tech Tip: If you are having trouble deciding which is the right driver, try the Acer Driver Update Utility. It is a software utility which automatically finds and downloads the right driver.

To find the newest driver, you may need to visit the Acer website. Most major device manufacturers update their drivers regularly.

Step 2 - Install Your Driver

Once you have downloaded your new driver, you'll need to install it. In Windows, use a built-in utility called Device Manager, which allows you to see all of the devices recognized by your system, and the drivers associated with them.

How to Open Device Manager

  • In Windows 11, Windows 10 & Windows 8.1, right-click the Start menu and select Device Manager

  • In Windows 8, swipe up from the bottom, or right-click anywhere on the desktop and choose "All Apps" -> swipe or scroll right and choose "Control Panel" (under Windows System section) -> Hardware and Sound -> Device Manager

  • In Windows 7, click Start -> Control Panel -> Hardware and Sound -> Device Manager

  • In Windows Vista, click Start -> Control Panel -> System and Maintenance -> Device Manager

  • In Windows XP, click Start -> Control Panel -> Performance and Maintenance -> System -> Hardware tab -> Device Manager button

How to Install a driver from Device Manager

  1. Locate the device and model that is having the issue and double-click on it to open the Properties dialog box.

  2. Select the Driver tab.

  3. Click the Update Driver button and follow the instructions.

In most cases, you will need to reboot your computer in order for the driver update to take effect.

Tech Tip: Driver downloads and updates come in a variety of file formats with different file extensions. For example, you may have downloaded an EXE, INF, ZIP, or SYS file. Each file type has a slighty different installation procedure to follow.

For more help, visit our Driver Support Page for step-by-step videos on how to install drivers for every file type.

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