Refers to an input device where you use a pen to draw digital images.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
0answers
84 views

How can I enable mouse mode on my graphics tablet?

I recently bought a graphics tablet (Gaomon 8600 Pro+, but it seems to be a rebranded Huion H58L). I want to set it to "mouse mode", i.e. to use relative positioning for the cursor instead of ...
0
votes
0answers
28 views

Can't change VisTablet PenPad settings

I have a VisTablet PenPad, and it works fine. However, it defaults to pen mode (where it jumps to the pen's location on the penpad) and I need it to be in mouse mode (where it moves relative to where ...
1
vote
0answers
27 views

GIMP treats pen-down as right click

on my tablet, GIMP treats the pen tip being pressed down as a right click. I can't draw at all with it like this,and the configuration for it lists the pen tip being assigned to left-click. so why ...
0
votes
0answers
66 views

Sensitivity problems with a cheap DigiPro tablet

I've recently started using a Mac and I'd like to use my cheap DigiPro tablet I use for drawing on it. This tablet works fine on Windows, although I regularly run into problems with pressure ...
0
votes
1answer
154 views

Locking a Wacom/graphics tablet to one screen and the mouse to another (Dual Monitor Setup)

Does anyone have a solution to lock input from your graphics tablet to one screen and your mouse to another? It's easy to do it for the Wacom tablet because the software that comes with it allows you ...
-1
votes
1answer
23 views

Big device for drawing and writting on it? [closed]

I'm searching for some big device (22 inch) on which can draw, write and load some presentation file. Want to replace pan and paper with some modern device. Let's say that want to make instruction of ...
0
votes
1answer
59 views

Linux: Use TabletPC as Drawing Tablet for PC

Since my tablet pc isn't really strong (or the screen really big...) I'm working with CAD on my tower, currently only with keyboard and mouse. Now I would like to use my tablet pc as a graphics tablet ...
0
votes
1answer
38 views

how can I get rid of the extra tablet features windows 7 [duplicate]

I have a pen-tablet, and under XP it simply connected and worked in apps. now in windows 7, it starts up 4+ extra programs to adapt to being used as a tablet PC- except that the computer is not a ...
1
vote
0answers
235 views

Customizing the functionality of the Monoprice graphic tablet's buttons?

I'd like to re-map the pen buttons of my Monoprice graphics tablet (this one) to do other things than those that are enabled through the official application? Currently, I can only assign the pen ...
1
vote
0answers
95 views

Princeton PTB-MT2BN, “Mousepad Tablet”: none of the paint programs seems to register pressure sensitivity

I have this pen graphics tablet: Princeton PTB-MT2BN, "Mousepad Tablet" (http://www.princeton.co.jp/product/tablet/ptbmt2b.html). I have tried it with two different drivers: (A) the driver that ...
1
vote
1answer
187 views

Is Graphics tablet better than mouse for precise movements in terms of hand and wrist tiredness? [closed]

I usually do works which require precise cursor movement. For example I need to move the cursor to a specific pixel on the screen precisely. However since I need to grab the mouse with my entire hand, ...
2
votes
1answer
15k views

How do I delete folders from the Windows 7 DriverStore?

I am having a problem getting a specific device to work, and I am trying to start from square one by making sure there are absolutely no leftover files from driver installs on my system. Specifically ...
0
votes
0answers
83 views

Wacom Bamboo tablet for Doctors

My friend is a Skin specialist (Tricologist) and she has a computer with WinXP in her office. She asked me if I can recommend a hardware which would enable her to write on a graphics tablet that would ...
1
vote
1answer
923 views

Trust TB-7300 / Adesso CyberTablet M14 in OSX 10.8

My sister have been using a Trust TB-7300 with her Macbook for some time. Note that even though Trust does not provide OSX drivers for this tablet, she's been able to use drivers provided by Adesso ...
0
votes
1answer
4k views

Stopping Windows from showing “ripple” effect when clicking with digitizer pen?

I have a Wacom digitizer with pen and Windows 7. Whenever I push down with the pen on the digitizer plate to click, Windows shows a "ripple" effect (an expanding, semi-transparent circle) where I ...
1
vote
0answers
2k views

Wacom consumer tablet driver service may crash while opening Bamboo Preferences, often after resuming computer from sleep

One of the ExpressKeys on my Wacom Bamboo Capture graphics tablet is mapped to Bamboo Preferences, so that I can quickly access the tablet settings and view the battery level (I have the Wireless ...
0
votes
1answer
407 views

After installing Wacom Bamboo Capture tablet, Windows treats right Alt key as AltGr

After I installed a Wacom Bamboo Capture tablet on my Windows 7 laptop and enabled the Tablet PC Tools, Windows displays a tooltip whenever I press a modifier key while I use the tablet (which is ...
0
votes
1answer
155 views

Device to become bluetooth?

Is there a device where I can plug in non-Bluetooth capable devices so that they would be capable of becoming Bluetooth devices? I can only find devices that are already Bluetooth by themselves and ...
9
votes
1answer
12k views

How to disable context menu on long pen press?

I have wacom bamboo pen. When I am pressing it for a log time, circle animation appears and then context menu called. This makes impossible to draw something slowly. How to disable context menu call ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

How to detect a Wacom Intuos5 tablet in Linux Mint?

I have an Intuos5 drawing tablet that I'd like to use under Linux. Under Windows it runs fine, but I can't get it to work in Linux (using Mint 11). lsusb shows that it is known as a USB device: $ ...
0
votes
1answer
193 views

Non-widescreen tablet + widescreen display

Most of the screens are 16:9 now, most of the graphics tablets are not. How does an A5 tablet (like Pentagram Designer, for instance) interact with a wide screen display? Do I get dead zones at ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

Onenote shortcut to change mouse cursor from pen mode to text mode

I am using Wacom tablet with Onenote. When I move my pen inside the page, it defaults to pen mode. If I want to change to text mode I have to click the toolbar. What is the shortcut for changing from ...
0
votes
1answer
342 views

Use a TabletPC as an input device for another computer

I have a 12" TabletPC that I want to use as the input device for another computer. I know of apps like Multiplicity and Synergy that will allow me to use a mouse on another computer over the network, ...
1
vote
1answer
6k views

Bamboo pen input note taking software for Mac OS X

Hey, I am looking for a note taking application to use with my bamboo pen and touch... I am running OS X... Would like to take text and math notes... Any recommendations??
4
votes
3answers
2k views

Pen tablet drawing software on Mac

I have used my pen tablet with SmoothDraw on Windows for a long time and loved it. What could be a free substitution for it on Mac?
3
votes
1answer
496 views

Use cheap graphic tablet as a trackpad

since I have zero experience with tablets, I have a question to ask about this. Is it possible to use (cheap) graphic tablet as a trackpad device, with your finger, and how (if possible at all)? I ...
9
votes
5answers
3k views

What do I need? a digital pen or a pen tablet or something else? [closed]

I use lot of regular pen and paper. Most of my work includes I write a lot of lengthy articles in my native language (not English). Solving maths problems => writing a lot of mathematical equations ...
2
votes
2answers
441 views

Free image editor with tablet pressure support on Windows?

I know that Paint.NET used to have pressure support, but they pulled it out several versions ago and refuse to add it back in. Are there any other decent free Windows image editors that support ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Pencil brush in Photoshop

I have a Wacom Intuos 3 pen tablet. I bought it so I can naturally draw directly into the computer. Working in Photoshop, though, I cannot seem to find the brush settings that mostly resemble drawing ...
2
votes
3answers
2k views

Is there a way to avoid Wacom Control Panel to stop showing in certain cases?

This is the problem: Suddenly, you double click on desktop Wacom tablet settings icon, and it won't show the dialog. It appears to be loaded as it's shown down in the Windows taskbar. I suspect it is ...
0
votes
1answer
85 views

Do you need a tablet to use a USB pen?

I see a lot of pens and tablets being sold separately and together. Do I need both or are there pens that will work on any surface?
1
vote
2answers
536 views

OS X Snow Leopard stops processing clicks from Wacom Intuous2

I'm using a Wacom Intuos2 graphics tablet in OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.2, which works great, 80% of the time. Every 20 minutes or so, OS X to just start ignoring input from the pen. More specifically, ...
7
votes
5answers
18k views

How do I turn off the little CTRL-SHIFT bubble that pops up on Windows 7 around my cursor?

I have a Wacom Bamboo pen tablet. When I press CTRL, SHIFT, or ALT, a little yellow bubble pops up near my cursor. This interfers with screenshots etc. Wacom has informed me that this is not a ...
0
votes
1answer
487 views

How to use an USB digitizer?

i am in China now, and when i saw an USB digitizer (resistive), i bought it, thinking that i could be used as a mouse. When i connect it to my windows 7 rc1 laptop, the system properties says "pen ...
1
vote
3answers
808 views

Graphics Tablets - How does a tablet and mouse work together? Is there anything else one should be aware of?

I received a graphics tablet several years ago as a gift, but didn't use it much. I do a lot of artwork on the PC but my tablet is long gone (seems to have disappeared though I still have the driver ...
0
votes
1answer
295 views

How to change the forward button to mean “double click” on the Wacom Bamboo One grahpics tablet?

I've got a Wacom Bamboo One grahpics tablet. I would like to change the forward button to mean "double click" as I was able to on the old WACOM Graphire pens. In a "Pen and Tablet" program it allows ...