Attend XDA's Second Annual Developer Conference, XDA:DevCon 2014!
5,782,725 Members 37,842 Now Online
XDA Developers Android and Mobile Development Forum

S-pen stray lines

Tip us?
 
thegios
Old
#11  
thegios's Avatar
Senior Member - OP
Thanks Meter 93
Posts: 1,411
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Latina
Quote:
Originally Posted by Hahahalalala View Post
Does your case have a magnet on it? Sometimes magnets mess with Note 10.1 S-Pen.
I have the original samsung case that yes, have small magnets on the edge and in the middle
SONY Xperia Z1 - KK 4.4.4 - 14.4.A.0.108 rooted
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - JB 4.1.2 - N8000OXADNE4
 
Hahahalalala
Old
#12  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 3
Posts: 108
Join Date: Apr 2013
Quote:
Originally Posted by thegios View Post
I have the original samsung case that yes, have small magnets on the edge and in the middle
The original samsung case shouldn't give any problems,. but try taking it out for a while and see how that goes.

If not, call Samsung Support.
 
angomy
Old
#13  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 95
Posts: 281
Join Date: May 2011
So far, I'm not able to replicate the stray line issues here, but my case (some generic flip cover with an elastic band to hold it shut) does not have magnets because I was concerned about the effect on the s-pen behavior so it could be that.

However, in terms of a fix you could try adjusting the sensitivity of your s-pen itself.

CAUTION!! you may damage it by doing so, I'm not responsible etc etc, do at your own risk !! ---

The click button along the side of the s-pen (with the ridges in it) is remove-able and underneath it is a screw you can adjust (in very small increments please) to adjust the sensitivity of the pen. The screw NEAREST the pen tip (there are two screws next to each other) is what you would adjust --- going CLOCKWISE to DECREASE sensitivity, and COUNTER-CLOCKWISE to INCREASE sensitivity.

I adjusted it to be slightly less sensitive as my pen was registering on the screen sometimes without touching it --- it appears that the tail-ended portions of your E's may also be a result of over-sensitivity.

YMMV of course
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1
Moto G 16GB US GSM
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes


Twik Keeps Your Accounts Secure with Randomly Generated Passwords

If youre one of thosewho find it just an impossible task to keep trackof … more

Moto G 4G Receives Official CyanogenMod 11 Love

When theMoto Gwas initially released to the world in November of last year,very few actually … more

Get Your Tasks Organized on Android Wear with Agenda Wear

Having a checklist of things you need to do is something we all can find useful at … more

Top 5 LG G3 MODs – XDA Developer TV

The LG G3 has been LG’s breakout hit of the summer. Using their knowledge frombuilding some … more