You can follow below steps to enable touchpad of laptop in linux/Fedora if it is not working.

edit the grub.conf

#gedit /boot/grub/grub.conf

Change below line
kernel /vmlinuz-2.6.34.7-56.fc13.i686.PAE ro root=UUID=e82482a9-e36d-4524-8fb3-5e4eb5980495 rd_NO_LUKS rd_NO_LVM rd_NO_MD rd_NO_DM LANG=en_US.UTF-8 SYSFONT=latarcyrheb-sun16 KEYTABLE=us rhgb quiet

to

kernel /vmlinuz-2.6.34.7-56.fc13.i686.PAE ro root=UUID=e82482a9-e36d-4524-8fb3-5e4eb5980495 rd_NO_LUKS rd_NO_LVM rd_NO_MD rd_NO_DM LANG=en_US.UTF-8 SYSFONT=latarcyrheb-sun16 KEYTABLE=us rhgb quiet i8042.reset i8042.nomux i8042.nopnp i8042.noloop

i.e add i8042.reset i8042.nomux i8042.nopnp i8042.noloop at the end of the line and restart the laptop.

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