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After plugging in a USB device, Win7 severely slows. What causes this and how could it be fixed?

This is the second PC undergoing this condition, both running Win7. On PC1 a Logitech device was connected through USB before installing it's branded driver (allowing windows to auto-install it), and ...
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Installing Wacom Bamboo drivers creates “No more handles” error in eclipse

Id like to use my Wacom Bamboo tablet for OneNote and GIMP but when I install the drivers for the graphics tablet my Eclipse throws the infamous "Unhandled event loop exception - no more handles". I ...
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Wacom Inkling produces wave-like distortions

I just bought a Wacom Inkling device and found it produce wave distortions on sketches, like this Can it be fixed/calibrated or should be returned to the seller?
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Linux xsetwacom setting equivalent to Windows wacom driver mapping

In the Windows drivers for Wacom tablets, you have the option of mapping (a) the hole monitor to a specific area of the tablet, something like the picture in this link: ...
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Illustrator automatically switches from color to stroke

This is my brush toolbar when I'm trying to draw a line: However, immediately after I start drawing it changes to this: Note that for some reason the stroke has now been added, I have no idea why. ...
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Bamboo Wacom Pen Autoclicking

Out of no where today my Wacom pen started to act very weird,I was chatting with a friend and about to draw something when my pen started to autoclick when i wasnt even putting presure to the tablet,I ...
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Tablet not correctly registering pen position

My tablet is now registering my pen several inches up and to the right of where it actually is. Video provided: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B2m5MNAaaHbYcWd1OTdXXzAtR3M/edit?usp=sharing It's a ...
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Strange Wacom Graphire 4 issue

I have a Wacom Graphire 4 and Windows 7 (see specs at bottom in needed). My tablet has started doing strange and very annoying things. all of a sudden I won't be able to control the cursor, if I'm on ...
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Do other wacom styli work on Microsoft Surface Pro 2?

So, I've been eyeing Sufrace Pro 2 for quite some time... I know it has a wacom digitizer and a wacom pen. However, I already have a wacom drawing tablet, that is, CTH-470 to be precise. So, does ...
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Cannot pair bluetooth Wacom Stylus to Windows 8

(Disclaimer: I know this pen is meant for iPads etc. but I sort of want to hack it for windows 8 - I don't care about the pen part, we just wanted to have a go with the buttons). We have a Wacom ...
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How do I permanently disable Wacom touch on Linux"

I have a wacom tablet with touch feature which I never use, on top of I hate to use because it is always on my way interferes with my palm. I would like to disable it permanently if possible. I use ...
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Annotating PDFs using Wacom tablet on Linux

I recently got a Wacom Bamboo tablet and I'm looking at ways of annotating PDFs with it. My desktop and laptop both run Fedora 20. I would essentially need some piece of software where I can easily do ...
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Wacom on Ubuntu - How to make button associations persistent ?

Using Wacom Bamboo tablet with Ubuntu there are no default button associations, i.e none of the buttons do anything. Using 'xsetwacom' will fix this problem, But only temporarily in that these ...
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How to display Wacom Preferences in English

I own a Wacom Bamboo Pen & Touch and have installed the drivers under a localized version of Windows 7. I would like to know whether there is a way to have the Wacom Preferences application ...
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Does illustrator cs support wacom tablets?

I can use it fine with photoshop, and found out how to activate the wacom pressure sensitivity/angle feature. But with illustrator, it doesn't seem to register my strokes using the brush tool. Does ...
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Surface Pro with a Cintiq pen [closed]

Is it possible to use a more sensitive pen like the http://www.amazon.com/Wacom-Cintiq-Art-Pen-digitizer/dp/B00083Y86G/ref=pd_bxgy_pc_img_y I know that wacom digitizers allow cross-pen usage, I just ...
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Is it possible to run multiple instances of Bamboo Paper?

I already googled it but found nothing how to run multiple instances of Bamboo Paper. Has anyone an idea how to accomplish this?
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Is it possible to use the Wacom Wireless Accessory Kit on an Intuos4 L?

Is it possible to use the Wacom Wireless Accessory Kit on an Intuos4 L (PTK-840-xx)? http://www.wacom.com/en/products/accessories/wireless/wireless-accessory-kit I am not asking for a hint, that ...
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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 ...
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Odd Triple click in OSX lion on a wacom tablet

I have been having an issue where my tablet will force three clicks instead of two when I double click anything. I have tried troubleshooting it via wacoms forums and google searches and I cant find ...
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How do I disable tablet gestures in windows 8?

I'm using a Wacom Intuos4 and I have recently upgraded to Windows 8. I don't have a problem when using Photoshop however I occasionally draw on flash based online boards. The problem is, when I drag ...
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How can I get Windows 8 to automatically disable touch when I am using my Wacom pen and turn it back on when I am not

I have an HP convertible tablet computer which I just upgraded to Windows 8. The problem (which existed under Windows 7 as well) is that this tablet has both a capacitive touch screen (with ...
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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 ...
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Drivers for Wacom Bamboo Tablet on Windows 7

I would like to use my Bamboo tablet on my newly installed windows 7 box. However I definitively only want have the drivers to be installed. I don’t want all the additional software which is provided ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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wacom bamboo splash

I was wondering if there is a way to turn my Bamboo Splash onto pen mode but not have it be absolute positioning? Can I make it so that movements are relative to the mouse and not to the screen? I'm ...
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OSX Drag and drop sensitivity setting?

Is there a setting in OSX Lion that allows me to change the drag and drop threshold? I am using a Wacom intuos4 tablet and when working fast I sometimes drag files or tabs instead of just clicking ...
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Decrease drag threshold with tablet in Windows 7

I'm using Windows 7 with a a Wacom Intuos 3 tablet. When clicking and dragging, the drag action doesn't seem to be recognized until the cursor has travelled a certain distance, roughly 15-20 pixels. ...
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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: $ ...
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wacom intuos 4 is generating autoclick when the pc is on the inverter power supply

I have a Wacom Intuos4 Medium Pen Tablet. It is generating a double click when the power fails and PC goes on inverter supply or if there is fluctuation in the power. Both of which are common at my ...
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Trick Windows 7 into Thinking It Is Installed on a Tablet PC

Is there a way to make Windows 7 think it is installed on a tablet pc? (Not like an iPad but a convertible laptop) The reason is, I'm having trouble with OneNote and Wacom Cintiq the handwriting is ...
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Wacom Bamboo: Remove keydown alert boxes

I've been trying to google this for hours, and have gone through the settings at least three times. After searching Superuser a few times as well, I still cannot find an answer. This is driving me ...
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Bluetooth Authentication Error with Wacom Intuos 4 Wireless (Win 7x64)

SITUATION So my wife bought a Wacom 4 wireless tablet, and was using it with absolutely no problems for days. Then, one day, it just stopped working. I dug into it, and somehow her bluetooth services ...
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computer crashes in regular intervals when painting in photoshop

I'd be very thankful for any kind of hint or advice concerning the following problem: My computer crashes in regular intervals when I paint in photoshop using my graphic tablet. At first it takes ...
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Wacom Bamboo Pen & Touch not working after installing doctormo's PPA on Ubuntu 10.04

Yesterday I installed doctormo's PPA package of the Wacom drivers to get a new Wacom Bamboo Pen & Touch working on my Ubuntu 10.04 LTS laptop, as instructed here and dozens of other web pages. ...
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Hack/software to easily move screen mapping of a wacom tablet?

I would like to move/manipulate the mapping of my Wacom tablet to my screen more easily than opening the preferences every time. With mapping I mean mapping the area of the tablet to a certain area of ...
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Is it possible to have an infinite page size in Xournal?

I love Xournal, but sometimes I make notes and I don't like creating new pages. Is there a way to have a continuous length page or infinite page, similar to how spreadsheet in Microsoft Office ...
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Does the Wacom Bamboo Pen Tablet's Pen have an Eraser?

I'm thinking about getting one of the cheaper Wacom tablets to start doing some "hobby"-ish digital art. Right now I think the Bamboo tablets are the best choice, especially the Pen only one, but ...
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Photoshop changes tablet screen area

Usually my Wacom Bamboo tablets screen area (Area which cursor can go using tablet) is as set - One (1280x1024) monitor. However, when I run any Adobe Product, such as PhotoShop or Illustrator (CS5 or ...
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Wacom Bamboo pen & touch S. It is a good choice?

I am a budding illustrator, I like to draw and until now I used pens, paper and so on. I would like to buy a Wacom Bamboo pen & touch S. Where is the limit between "frustrating" and ...
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Can't get Wacom Graphire CTE-630BT to work on Mandriva 2010.1 64-bits

[SOLUTION] Install kernel 2.6.34 or newer, or use kernel 2.6.32 or older. 2.6.33 seems to have problems with this pad. I can't get this tablet to properly work. Here are the details: Tablet: ...
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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 ...
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How to calibrate Wacom tablets under Ubuntu Lucid?

I've been using Wacom tablets on Linux for quite some time, almost exclusively in Ubuntu, and in previous versions I've used xidump to track input values. I would use that information to put ...
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Wacom Bamboo tablet drawing while hovering with pen [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Wacom Bamboo Fun pen draws even while hovering I have a new Wacom Bamboo Model MTE-450 tablet with pen. It's buttons are not broken. I have reinstalled the driver four ...
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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 ...
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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?
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Mac Mini - Monitor gets no signal everytime Mac wakes from sleep

Everything works fine until the Mac goes to sleep, then upon waking it the monitor (Wacom Cintiq interactive pen display) gets no signal and I have to unplug it from the back of the mac and plug it in ...
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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, ...
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Can a tablet pc be used as an input device? [closed]

I have a tablet PC that'd I'd like to use as an input device for my main (powerful) desktop. How can I set this up? My desktop is running Windows 8 64 and the tablet is running Windows 7 64 I would ...