Selecting with pen

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  1. Kumabjorn

    Kumabjorn ***** is back Senior Member

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    If I have used the pen for handwriting or highlighting or something like that, then when I tap the Select/Type tool or Panning Hand tool, the moment the stylus approaches the screen it will revert to pen or highlighter. Hence, I'm not able to select anything using the stylus. It is however no problem if I use the mouse.
     
  2. jnjroach

    jnjroach Technology Strategist Super Moderator

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    It's part of the updated Inking API in Windows 8.x and Office 2013, the idea is to make the pen act like a pen in inking aware applications.
     
  3. Kumabjorn

    Kumabjorn ***** is back Senior Member

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    So basically the "mouse" functions are now only for the mouse and "pen" functions only for the stylus? In other words, nothing is broken?
     
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    jnjroach Technology Strategist Super Moderator

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    Correct what you are seeing it's by design.
     
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