In Manjaro Xfce, while typing, the touchpad doesn’t work, which is a default setting in this Desktop Environment (DE)
As There is no setting in Mouse and Touchpad Settings to switch this feature off using the GUI, you can do this by:
Go to Add/Remove Software
Open a terminal by pressing Ctrl+Alt+T and execute:
This will display Input devices in your Computer. Under Virtual Core Pointer, look out for your touchpad name and note down its ID.
xinput list-props ID
IDis the number that came up in step #3 E.G.
That command will display different kind of touchpad settings
Disable while typing Enabled [number] 1
Yesin boolean so we have to make this
xinput set-prop [your touchpad id] [touchpad settings number] 0
xinput set-prop 12 302 0
That’s it! You’re done!