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Q: Stylus Pen

Hello, I'm interested in purchasing HP Spectre x360 13. However I'm finding different model numbers and some things got me really confused. I will need to take notes with a Stylus pen.1) Does the FHD or QHD screen make any difference regarding to the ability of taking notes?2) In general, I'm seeing variations of HP Spectre x360 13, how do I know the screens come with digitizers or not?Are all of them compatible? I would really appreciate if someone confirms for me whether I'll be able to use a Pen on either of these 2 Thanks a lot in advance
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I need to know if there is a stylus I can use which looks and feels quite like a pen, I don't like the compressible rubbery feel of some stylus, they are not smooth enough.

A:Which stylus should I use with my Inspiron 15r touch laptop? Will a 'Wacom Bamboo Stylus Feel' work with it?

Hi Shaurya,Welcome to Dell community.
Yes you can use stylus pen with this system.
15z has 15.6" LED-Backlit LCD Capacitive Multi-touch screen, so you can use Targus Stylus with this system which Dell recommends. For further help you can click on the below mentioned link: 
The Wacom Bamboo Stylus Feel is the newest stylus from Wacom that a user in that forum said works well. The site,  , says it's compatible with the Latitude 10. Technically, any of the non-battery (somehow powered wirelessly by the tablet) powered Wacom stylus should work.
Please reply me if you need any further help.
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Q: stylus

I want to get a stylus for my hp pavilion x360. Will the stylus for the hp spectre x360 (the hp active stylus) be compatible with my computer? I want to be sure before I make any purchases that the two will be able to work together. Thanks!


Hi, At this stage, Active stylus for Envy and Spectre machines won't work on Pavilion x360 machines. When ? I don't know. Regards.
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A:stylus 600

Maybe an Olympus service center will sell you one, but it may cost more than the camera's worth.

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Hi I m physically disabled amp I CANNOT use my hands nor a mouse I wear a head stick pointer with an eraser at the using info Would a, about like some ?stylus? tip of the head stick pointer Currently I have a -year old Dell laptop which as an Add-On Magic Would like some info about using a, ?stylus? Touch Screen Would like some info about using a, ?stylus? enabling me to touch anywhere on the screen vs using a mouse Would like some info about using a, ?stylus? If I were to buy a Touch Screen Laptop an eraser would not work because the screen requires only allows a human touch as I understand However I m told through chatting online with Dell that I can attach a stylus onto my head stick pointer which then will enable me to use touch screen I cannot use transfer the Add-On Magic Touch Screen onto a new laptop because I want a bigger size laptop screen amp unfortunately it s not in my budget to buy a new laptop amp a new Add-On Magic Touch Screen Here s my question if I were to use attach a stylus to my head stick pointer I would also be using the stylus to type peck at the keys with I m on my computer anywhere from to hours -days a week literally How durable would a stylus withstand with hitting the keys for the length of time I spend on my computer laptop Thanks in advance

A:Would like some info about using a, stylus

@djclinton: I don't know if you've seen this but check it out. The YouTube testimonial video is inspiring but the manufactures website seems a little sketchy. All the best to you!

Stylus-R-Us Review-A Solution for People with Physical Challenges - YouTube

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A:Stylus CX3810

nope ...your the guinea pig...let us know how it works out
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There seem to be two different black ink cartridges available for the 800:
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Which might be better for graphics printing?

A:Ink for Epson stylus 800

Epson website shows only the SO 20025 works with the 800, so I would go with that one. click here
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A:Looking for a stylus for Flex 14

Look for touch capacitive styluses.
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Hi! Anybody,Can i use a stylus pen with my yoga 500-14 ?Thanks for advance


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Hello,  Can you please let me know if there is a stylus available with HP (or from another company) that would work on my HP Pavilion X360 for sure? ThanksNarayanan
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A:Epson Stylus NX 400

This is a lesson that the people who are making printers are in the money business and selling printers is just a means to that end. I, too, have an Epson, a Stylus Color 960. You cannot print black unless all colors are sufficiently full to print full color, whether you need color or not.

I contacted Epson years ago about this and that was their answer.

Quiet mode has always been slower on all the printers I've seen.
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A:Digital pen/stylus

Hi, At this stage, no active pen for Pavilion machines as I can see. You need a Spectre or at least Envy class machine to be able to use Active pen. Regards.
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A:tx2500 + what stylus?

Okay, so following question, which stylus will work with HP Pavilion tx2500 as active (other than default one).
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A:stylus pen for yoga 900

No, The Yoga 900 with a Core i3,i5 or i7 does not support an active stylus. But, the 900S does. Unfortunetly, it comes with only an M7 processor. Though, I suppose that it is probably an great laptop. Not .one wants or needs a ton of power. So, if you are in the market for a lower powered laptop, here is the link. Mind you, it has not been released as of yet.
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A:Best stylus for pen pressure?

If you would like to use pen pressure sensitivity you may download the pen pressure sensitivity driver off of Wacom.
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I will use the stylus for typing (on-screen keyboard), clicking on links (small fonts!), gaming and drawing.Stylus for Archos 70 ...
I'm looking for a good stylus for my Archos 70 Internet Tablet 250GB.

I just found out that there are bluetooth styli! Would these work with the Archos 70 IT?

Also, I'd like a stylus with a fine point, so I can easily choose small font links.

I will use the stylus for typing (on-screen keyboard), clicking on links (small fonts!), gaming and drawing.
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A:HP Spectre Pen/Stylus?

Hi, Please check: Yes, 64 means 64bit. Regards.
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A:Epson stylus 460

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A:epson stylus 900

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A:Stylus for Inspiron 2 in 1

We'd need the exact model number to tell you for certain, but most of these don't have a true digitizing screen - meaning the active type stylus you'd need to take notes won't work.   If this is an Inspiron 7359, that will be the case.
There ARE systems out there that do have true active digitizers, but the price floor is about $1K -- this is the domain of the Lenovo Yoga Pro, Think Pad Yoga, and Surface Pro 4.  Just about every system under $1K is a touchscreen tablet - not a true digitizing screen notebook.
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A:HP Active stylus

I replied to you. HP deleted my reply. I give up on HP now. The customer service here is beyond pathetic.  (Long story short: I asked which Active Pen I needed to purchase. The agent gave me links to printers, the HP India shop, the HP UK shop, and told me to talk to Best Buy. Still no idea what I need to buy. Certainly won't be an HP product now.)
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A:Epson color stylus 600

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A:Epson Stylus Color 680

If it's anything like my Epson Stylus C60, it's a piece of crap!!! Sorry to be the bearer of bad news, but if you paid under $100 for it, and it's an Epson, I'm gonna say that in my experience, there's no way to fix it (Believe me, I tried with mine ), and you're best bet is to just buy a new one. I just bought a Dell all in one flatbed scanner/inkjet printer/copier, I'll let you know how it goes.
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A:Epson Stylus 800 gone nuts

Have you tried uninstalling and reinstalling the printer software? Also, have you gone to EpsonAmerica home site and checked to see if new drivers are available for your 800? Sometimes it is just a funny quirk that upsets the smooth operation. Try these suggestions and post back if they do or don't work. Gary
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A:(epson stylus 400 paper jam)

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Has anyone experienced this type of error using this printer on '98 before ....

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A:Epson Stylus C62 - any problems ???


I don't know if this will apply to your situation.
I use epson printer and it worked fine. At some point, however, it started print my photos like your printer does. Into two pages.

I searched many sites and forum for the fix, but no luck.
Then Epson tech came up with this and fixed the problem.

What I did was, Opened up device manager and chose printer port, and then property. Update Driver from the driver tab, next, "display a list...", next, show all hardware, highlite (standard port type) on the left and "Printer Port" on the right.
Followed the instruction and the problem was gone.

I asked the Epson Tech why but he couldn't explain.

I hope this will work for you.

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A:Epson Stylus - slowed up

Have you gone to the EpsonAmerica home site and checked to see if there are any new drivers available for your Epson 660?
In a lot of cases, this will cure the problem. Do I understand that you have tried your computer with another printer and you found no differences? Also, have you cleaned and aligned the printheads as explained in your manual? Have you defraged your computer lately? Also do you close all other applications while printing? Gary
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A:best stylus for hp pavilion x360 13"

Hi, Please check the following discussion: In short, no available stylus supports your requrements. You need an upper class machine such as Envy or Spectre. Regards.
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A:Stylus will not work on elitepad

What is the complete product name or product number of your Elitepad? You can find that information at the bottom of any HP Support Assistance window or in the system information tab of the BIOS.
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A:Help with Epson Stylus 1400

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A:Epson stylus 680 not printing

Things I would try... not 100% bullet proof.

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