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Enable or Disable Pen Visual Effects in Windows 11

You can pair a pen via Bluetooth to connect the pen with your Windows 11 PC and use with the pen menu.

You can customize what your pen does and how it works with your PC.

For example, you can choose not to show visual effects for the pen. Some pens may show a ripple effect when pressing down on the touch screen.

This tutorial will show you how to turn on or off show pen visual effects for your account in Windows 11.

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Enable or Disable Pen Cursor in Windows 11

You can pair a pen via Bluetooth to connect the pen with your Windows 11 PC and use with the pen menu.

You can customize what your pen does and how it works with your PC.

For example, you can choose not to show the pen cursor when the pen gets close to the touch screen. Some people may feel the cursor can be distracting.

This tutorial will show you how to turn on or off show the pen cursor for your account in Windows 11.

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Enable or Disable Display Additional Keys Pressed when using Pen in Windows 11

You can pair a pen via Bluetooth to connect the pen with your Windows 11 PC and use with the pen menu.

You can customize what your pen does and how it works with your PC.

For example, you can choose to display additional keys pressed when using your pen. These additional keys would be the Shift, Ctrl, Alt, and Win :win: modifier keys showing under the pen cursor when pressed.

This tutorial will show you how to turn on or off display additional keys pressed when using pen for your account in Windows 11.

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Enable or Disable Use Pen as Mouse in Windows 11

You can pair a pen via Bluetooth to connect the pen with your Windows 11 PC and use with the pen menu.

You can customize what your pen does and how it works with your PC.

For example, you can choose to use your pen as a mouse. This allows your pen to behave like a mouse instead of scrolling or panning the screen.

This tutorial will show you how to turn on or off using your pen as a mouse for your account in Windows 11.

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Enable or Disable Ignore Touch Input when using Pen in Windows 11

A touch screen, or touchscreen, is an input device that enables you to interact directly with what is displayed, rather than using a mouse, touchpad, or other such devices (other than a stylus, which is optional for most modern touch screens).

You can pair a pen via Bluetooth to connect the pen with your Windows 11 PC and use with the pen menu.

You can customize what your pen does and how it works with your PC.

For example, you can turn on the Ignore touch input when I’m using my pen setting to disable all touch input responses on the touch screen while using the pen. This can be handy if you find yourself often bumping or touching the touch screen while using the pen.

This tutorial will show you how to turn on or off ignore touch input while using a pen for your account in Windows 11.

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Add and Remove Apps on Pen Menu in Windows 11

The pen menu in Windows 11 makes it easy for you to access your favorite apps.

If you have a pen, tap it on your screen. The pen menu will appear in the corner of your taskbar.

You can add up to four apps as shortcuts to your pen menu.

This tutorial will show you how to add and remove apps on the pen menu on the taskbar system tray for your account in Windows 11.

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Show or Hide Pen Menu icon on Taskbar in Windows 11

The pen menu in Windows 11 makes it easy for you to access your favorite apps.

If you have a pen, tap it on your screen. The pen menu will appear in the corner of your taskbar.

You can add up to four apps as shortcuts to your pen menu.

This tutorial will show you how to show or hide the pen menu icon on the taskbar system tray for your account in Windows 11.

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