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Can I use the pen feature in PowerPoint to annotate on a slide using your app?

Cassandra hatfield
asked this on April 13, 2011 19:53

I haven't downloaded your app yet, but I'm a teacher and I'm looking for an app that will allow me to write on a PowerPoint in presentation view using the pen feature. Will this feature work with your app?
 

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Jaff
Splashtop Inc.

Yes, you can use pen feature of PowerPoint when it's in presentation mode while connecting.

When you are using pen feature, you also need to tap 3 fingers to open a Control bar and select the second right icon(arrow keys) to control slide up/down.

April 14, 2011 04:24
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mitch cruzan

This pen feature mostly does not work on my Android pad.  The pen drag feature is not consistent.  If I drag it slides the screen up and down, but does not move the cursor.  Not easy to control the pen.

May 19, 2011 05:05
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Sandy

I can use the native pen of a PowerPoint presentation when using Splashtop, but I cannot invoke your whiteboarding tools. I tried the 3 finger tap you suggested which only made the screen larger.

July 02, 2011 16:33
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Jaff
Splashtop Inc.

@mitch,

What android device you are using?

@Sandy,

Are you using Splashtop Whiteboard? or Splashtop Remote Desktop? whiteboard tools only available in Splashtop Whiteboard.

July 04, 2011 04:49
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paul

How do I access the control bar? You say " tap 3 fingers to open a Control bar " and i have no idea how you do that. I have tried tapping three times fast, and I have tried tapping it with three fingers at once; neither seem to work.

November 07, 2011 03:08
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paul

Is there another way to lock the screen so when I write it does not move all over the place? 

November 07, 2011 03:20