Inker – vs – ActiveWords

Inker seems not to work when ActiveWords is running. Specifcally, text that is recognized in the Inker window does not get inserted properly in the target application. This would be a very tough call for me if I had to choose between one or the other. As soon as my account in the Inker discussion group is approved, I will post about the incompatibility there.  

Touch Control

I have been using a Toshiba M700 and for the most part, enjoying having both the Active Digitizer and the Touch Screen. I was having trouble though when using MindManager. This is not a flaw with either the software or the machine. I think the issues was the way I use MindManager. I write all over the screen as as I was brushing the screen as I moved around, I was wreaking havoc. Basically I was dragging topics from one place to another, or causing the screen to zoom in and out. This was particularly embarrassing when doing live presentations.   … Continue reading Touch Control

Inker – a replacement for the TIP (Tablet Input Panel)?

Inker – from  ATOZED software This looks very interesting. It is still in beta with plenty of issues being discussed on their Inker-Users discussion on Yahoo Groups. Here is an excerpt from the website. It certainly bears watching. What is Inker? Inker is a replacement for the Windows pen input system. Inker is more efficient to use and more customizable than TIP. Inker includes all of the functionality of TIP and more, however Inker and TIP can run side by side. Installing and using Inker does not disable or remove TIP, however we suggest you turn off the automatic pop … Continue reading Inker – a replacement for the TIP (Tablet Input Panel)?