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I was doing some doodling today and noticed that when my Spen is hovered over the right side of the screen (see attachment) its aligned but when I lower it closer to the screen the pointer drifts off to the outermost edge of the screen sort of the same effect as if you had a magnet underneath that area. I was wondering it anyone else is having the same problem or if its only my device. It only does it if I am holding the S-pen slanted in the same way i have in the picture.
Does the exact same on the left side if holding S-pen in a left slant
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Are you using any flip case?

Sent from my SM-N900 using Tapatalk
 
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Another case of a case with a magnet.

That magnet distorts the magnetic fields that are being used by the WACOM digitizer (S-pen).
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That's going to happen man. Another friend of mine was using his Note 3 with the S-View wallet case that he bought along with the device.

The alignment was perfect for the first few days (if there was any, he probably did not notice). Then from the third day on, the right side of the screen became somewhat unresponsive. Tried it out myself. The digitizer was being recognized but in the wrong places altogether.

He started using some TPU case from Spigen I think and the problem vanished in a jiffy. Try that out. It's not a problem with your device.
 
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I have a similar issue and I'm not using a case at all. When close to the edges, the pointer moves a bit toward either edge. If I tilt the pen it does the same thing as OP's.
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