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Screen Tablet malarky => Heyaaaalpppp => Topic started by: TheClarkster on February 01, 2008, 06:01:42 PM



Title: Pen for my UD-1212-R seems broken...
Post by: TheClarkster on February 01, 2008, 06:01:42 PM
Just got my UD-1212-R.  The thing is larger than I pictured it, but it makes sense, it is 12x12 after all!

Anyways, it powers up fine, orange light comes on, but does not recognize the pen.  Using a wacom diagnostic, it connects to the tablet, and seems to be listening for activity, but sees nothing.

Is the orange light supposed to change green when connected correctly? Or just when the pen is touching like on the graphire?

It is just staying solid orange.  I'm just trying to narrow down if it is the pen that is broken, or the tablet.  Unfortunately I don't have another pen to test with. :(


Title: Re: Pen for my UD-1212-R seems broken...
Post by: AndreZX on February 01, 2008, 06:07:47 PM
The green light is only for when the pen is touching. It should work even if you've only got the power plugged in, you shouldn't even have to plug it into the computer.

If it's not turning green at all, it's most likely your pen that's the problem. Are you sure it's the right kind for the tablet? They may have sent the wrong one


Title: Re: Pen for my UD-1212-R seems broken...
Post by: TheClarkster on February 01, 2008, 06:29:01 PM
Yeah, it's possible it is the wrong pen.  It looks alright, but then again the pens are all pretty similar.  Unfortunately they don't put any part numbers on the pens.

I have a friend I might see in a few weeks with a TabletPC pen, which I hear might work.  So I would be able to borrow it to test.

Thanks


Title: Re: Pen for my UD-1212-R seems broken...
Post by: toand on March 20, 2008, 10:14:37 PM
Im sort of having the same problem with my UD-1212-R... well, sort of. My pen is recognized and semi-working, the problem is that sometimes (in photoshop) I can draw and some times nothing happens when I try to draw. I've alos noticed that the light on the tablet is green and when i put the pen down on the tablet i turns orange/red. All in all its seems very unstable so to speak.
I've got the latest drivers downloaded of Wacom europes website and running on windows xp.
Does anyone have a clue what might be wrong?
I'm gonna try the Udconfig tool tommorow and see what I can find.

/Tommy


Title: Re: Pen for my UD-1212-R seems broken...
Post by: Monarch on March 20, 2008, 11:35:56 PM
Hopefully this link will help.

http://www.wacom-asia.com/aptky/607/pen.htm

Cheers


Title: Re: Pen for my UD-1212-R seems broken...
Post by: TheClarkster on May 23, 2008, 08:40:24 PM
Thanks Monarch, that does really help.  It looks like my pen is for an Intuos 1.  :(  I'd love to find a UP pen, but I can't find any reasonable priced ones here in Canada yet.


Title: my UD-1212-R seems broken
Post by: Teky on June 01, 2018, 11:59:56 PM
Hi

i have a Wacom UD-1212-R when i put my pen on pad nothing happens light stays red i have checked
the pen on another pad it works fine any suggestions