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Super User

Pen Input Reset

Hello,

I'm having trouble resetting a PenInput Control.

Scenario:

  • OnVisible of Screen
    • Set(varReset, true)
    • Set(varReset, false)
    • Set(varReset, true)
  • Reset Property of ALL Controls on the screen set to varReset

Issue:

  • All Controls EXCEPT the PenInput Control reset to blank when the screen loads.
  • PenInput Control still shows the signature

Question:

  • How do I get the PenInput Control to reset to blank?

Thank you!

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Community Support
Community Support

Re: Pen Input Reset

Hi @ericonline,

Do you want to reset the Pen Input control when your screen loads?

The user @keshamer has faced same issue with you, the PowerApps Staff @mobaky has made a response to it, please check the response within the following thread:

https://powerusers.microsoft.com/t5/General-Discussion/onvisible-clear-peninput/m-p/209411#M66894

 

As an alternative/temporary solution, you could consider take a try with the following workaround:

Set the Reset property of the Pen Input control to following:'

true

Set the OnHidden property of the screen which contains the Pen Input control to following:

Reset(PenInput1)   /* <-- PenInput1 represents the Pen Input control within your app */

 

Best regards,

Community Support Team _ Kris Dai
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Helper II
Helper II

Re: Pen Input Reset

Hello,

I have the exact same issiue - and this solution no loger works for some reason. Is there a new way of reseting PenInput when screen is shown or closed ?

 

*update, It works - sorry for the mixup.

 

*update v2 

It works less than half the time - what is the reason ? can it be corrected ?

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