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Pen goes crazy on the bamboo capture graphics tablet

Hi, I have this tablet for almost 6 month and its been working great. Almost 5 days ago the pen start acting weird when I put the pen and start retouching the cursor on the screen goes crazy even though the touch part of the tablet still working but the pen doesn't. I tried unistalling the drivers also opening the pen and see if the cables are right... nothing happens and the cursor on the screen goes crazy when I start using the pen. Anybody had a similar problem?

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i had the exact same problems with my graphire4 pen.
take a tool to remove the tip of the pen. just blow inside the pen, put the tip back and press it in back but not too hard. works like magic!

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Mabye you should buy a new pen. I had the exact same problem, but I bought a new pen and it worked perfectly. Call first and explain your problem to the website, and they should give you a new pen for free because of warrenty. Go to the WACOM website and look for the phone number in the top-right corner. That is all except to wait for your new pen that should arrive in two or three days tops.

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I have the bamboo fun pen also. I am currently running Windows Vista 64bit home and have the same problem. I fixed mine by going into the control options > Tablet PC Settings > Other > Go to Pen and Input Devices > Settings (Under Pen Options) Then I clicked at the top Where it states "Enable press and hold for Right-clicking". I disabled that and my pen works with no holding for the right click. I can make scratch marks all day! Hope this helps you too.

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Your tablet is set under the handwriting setting. Go to system preferences and select ink under hardware. Then turn off handwriting recognition.

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you have to install the pen on the CD you have from the box you got it in

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