Wacom Serial Pen HID Driver (WacomPen) Service Defaults in Windows 7

Wacom Serial Pen Tablet HID Driver by Microsoft Corporation.

Default Settings

Startup type:Manual
Display name:Wacom Serial Pen HID Driver
Service name:WacomPen
Service type:kernel
Error control:normal
Group:Extended Base
Path:%SystemRoot%\system32\DRIVERS\wacompen.sys
Registry key:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\WacomPen

Default Behavior

Wacom Serial Pen HID Driver is a kernel device driver. In Windows 7 it won't be started if the user doesn't start it. If Wacom Serial Pen HID Driver fails to start, Windows 7 attempts to write the failure details into Event Log. Then Windows 7 startup should proceed and the user should be notified that the WacomPen service is not running because of the error.

Restore Default Startup Configuration for Wacom Serial Pen HID Driver

1. Select your Windows 7 edition and service pack, and then click Download.

2. Save the Win7_WacomPen_Service_Startup.cmd file to a local storage device.

3. Run the saved file as an administrator.

4. Restart the computer.

The WacomPen service is using the wacompen.sys file that is located in the %WinDir%\system32\DRIVERS folder. If the file is changed, damaged or deleted, you can restore its original version from Windows 7 installation media.