Re: NTLK Problems retaining pen alignment

From: Heiko Cultus (
Date: Thu Jun 08 2000 - 04:40:28 CDT

Jeroen Goulooze wrote:
> I had big problems keeping my pen alignment. Sugested here and on
> alt.comp.sys.newton that it could be dirt, humidity and/or static causing
> it. At one point I could no longer use my newton because of it. So I stopped
> using it for a couple of months (with batteries in it, and always refreshing
> them when needed). And then - the amazing thing - I started using it again
> and am doing so for a couple of months and everything is allright again: no
> wrong pen alignment, no squiggles. Amazing.

Last weekend my Newton2100 only draws dashed lines when I was writing on the
This happens after I throw it on my bed. I have opened my Newton, disconnected
connected the cable from the screen again and everything works fine again.

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