Use of a graphics tablet or digitizer, to trace shapes or capture hand-drawn images, as an input device with Ubuntu.

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Calibration of drawing tablet adds offset every time

I'm using a Cintiq 13HD on Ubuntu. The more I calibrate it, the bigger offset I get from my pen to the cursor. This is the original state. The square is the screen, the white dot is where I click, ...
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Is there any way to turn off touch on a Wacom tablet, without turning off the side buttons?

I've got a Wacom Bamboo tablet (CTH-461) that I've got almost completely set up the way I want it. For some reason, though, when I turn off the touch pad functionality for it, the buttons on the pad ...
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Installing Huion tablet

I'm not sure how to install my Huion H610 Pro tablet. It's completely unresponsive when I plug it in. I've found things on using the DIGImend software, but the installation and setup directions are ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 hides cursor when using graphics tablet

For some reason Ubuntu hides the cursor when I'm hovering my stylus above the pad. It works ok when you are in drawing area since it has its own cursor. But it's completely useless when you try to use ...
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How to map custom key combinations on Wacom Bamboo MTE-450A

I'm trying to use my Wacom tablet in Ubuntu 16.04, and the mapping is quite limited compared to the Windows drivers. I tried to use the terminal, but found it too complicated. So how do I set custom ...
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Can't set buttons on pad with Wacom Intuos Draw (CTL-490)

I have an Intuos Draw tablet, which should have 4 configurable buttons on the pad, and 3 buttons on the stylus. Unfortunately when I run xinput list, only the stylus is detected: And when I try to ...
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How to get Wacom tablet working

Just got a wacom intuos comic I am running Zorin 11 Went onto https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Wacom/LatestDriver and got up to where you "make" the driver (under the Compiling the driver manually ...
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I can't get my Wacom Intuos to work in Ubuntu at all

I just bought a new Wacom Intuos, and I can't get anything to work. The tablet itself turns on, and detects pressure, but the cursor won't even move even though lsusb detects it. I have an older model ...
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how to use boogie board sync 9.7 in ubuntu 15.10

i just bought boogie board sync which is a writing tablet but do not supports linux , is there's any way i can use it in my ubuntu as there's no alternative to this product and hate the company which ...
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Wacom Tablet GUI - no tablet detected

I know that there are already a lot of questions on the wacom topics, but I can't figure out why I'm continuing to have a "No tablet detected" message from the "Wacom Tablet" application even if it is ...
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Linux Driver for Drawing Tablet

I've got my eye on a fancy schmancy drawing monitor (draw on the screen). Here is a link to the exact product, it's a Ugee 1910. Unfortunately since its a fairly niche product it doesn't have a ...
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Huion H610 hotkeys

Been fussing over this for awhile, but found my problem seems unique compared to others, so no instructions have been helpful. I purchased an H610 graphics tablet, running it on my Ubuntu 15.10 ...
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Monoprice Drawing Tablet MP1060-HA60

I've purchased this model 6814 tablet from Monoprice and am trying to use it in Gimp and Inkscape in 14.04. It seems that previously, there was a driver "wizardpen" for non-Wacom tablets which is no ...
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Bind mouse to a concrete monitor in a dual screen setup with two independent pointers

Scenario is, bind my Wacom Bamboo to my second monitor and my mouse to the first monitor. The binding for Wacom Bamboo works perfect with the settings for the tablet. But how can I bind my mouse to ...
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No pressure graphic tablet Genius PenMouse 6x8

The graphic tablet does not detect pressure on Ubuntu 15.10 (64bit). Is there any way to fix this?
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Wacom Intuos (CTL-490) not working on Ubuntu 15.10

I've been trying to get a CTL-490 to work on an Asus laptop... to no avail. I've already compiled the drivers by following both the official instructions and these too. I managed to solve the ...
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Graphics tablet monitor Bosto 22U Mini does not work on 15.04

It used to work on different installs on the very same hardware, but now it maps to both the laptop screen and the actual tablet screen. I tried using xrestrict to no degree of success, neither any ...
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how to make my Genius G pen 450 tablet work on Ubuntu 15.04

I'm trying to use my Genius G-pen 450 tablet on Ubuntu 15.04 but it's not working and I didn't find any driver for it which works on Ubuntu 15.04. (Wizardpen doesn't have any package for Ubuntu 15.04) ...
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Screen stops updating/refreshing?

After running for about 10 hours, my screen seems to stop refreshing or updating. This is happening fairly consistently. Using a command line tool (scrot) I can remote into the system and take a ...
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How To Use an iPad as a Graphics Tablet?

I would like to use my iPad as a graphics tablet to draw stuff on Ubuntu. Is there any solutions to this? As to see that Ubuntu has built-in Tablet support.
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Hanvon Tablet wont work

I am trying to use a Hanvon tabet on the MYPaint program. It wont do anything. There is a set up for a Wacom tablet. Is there any way to use my Hanvon tablet. My system is Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
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How to use the Linux driver for a Huion drawing tablet

So I recently got a Huion 580 drawing tablet. It has a Linux driver but I have no idea how to use it. According to the email I got from the company it said that if I had Linux kernel 3.12.2 or above ...
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Ugee Graphics Tablet - Driver Creation

Is any techie guys out there able to create a driver for this tablet, Ubuntu 14.04 recognizes it, Buttons work on pen and tablet, however cursor wont move at all, Anyone up for the challenge?
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Configure Wacom Intuos S Pen (CH480L)

Hello My problem is this: I can not configure the 4 physical buttons tablet. I searched a lot but can not find a post that speak clearly about it. I tried using "xsetwacom" but to enter "button Stylus ...
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Wacom Tablet settings missing

I am running Ubuntu Studio 14.04 with tree monitors on an NVidia video card. I have a large Wacom tablet connected. The tablet is seen and works. Two of the monitors are the connected DVI and are the ...
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Using Genius MousePen i608 with multiple screens

I own Genius MousePen i608, and I want to use it with multiple screens (just on one screen), but the tablet is controling every screen, so the area on it is splitted in half (first half for first ...
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Does HUION K58 work with Ubuntu?

So, I am planning to buy HUION K58 which is a pen drawing interface graphics-surface. I just want to know does it work with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS without very much tricks? I searched google but I did ...
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wacom tablet compatibility

I am keen on knowing if the following tablets work out of the box with Ubuntu 12.04. Bamboo Pad CTH-301/K0-AX Intuos Manga CTH-480/S1-C Strangely none of the specs mention anything about the ...
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Cant get Ugee graphics tablet working

I have recently purchased a UGEE M708 Tablet and cant seem to get it to work with Ubuntu It works fine on a windows/mac machine so i know its not the hardware so i think that the computer isn't using ...
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installation of drivers for easypen i405x for ubuntu14.04

Have you installed easypen i405x ,if yes, can you please put the detailed steps you followed for installing the tablet ? Like where did you find the drivers .In product specification it says that ...
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Help, Genius pen sketch 9*12 tablet on Ubuntu 14.04 ! NOT WORKING

I tried to use my Genius pen sketch 9*12 tablet on Ubuntu 14.04, but all the solutions out there didn't seem to work, First it seems there is no wizardpen release for ubuntu 14.04, am i wrong ?! ...
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Will the graphics tablets Genius EasyPen i405 and Genius Easy Pen i405x work on Ubuntu 14.04?

I want to buy one of these two graphics tablets. I've heard that the i405x model is newer so I would prefer to buy this one, however I've also heard that there can be problems with making it work on ...
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Ubuntu + Wacom Intuos 4 + MyPaint HELP!

Please keep in mind I'm not that computer savvy, but I will try any suggestion so please help me out! My tablet will stop working if the USB connection is ever broken, or the Ubuntu software is being ...
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HUION H610 Tablet

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 and my HUION h610 tablet works sort of. For example I can move the cursor with the pen and the right-click button works. However nothing else does. Meaning I can't draw at all ...
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Install Huion h580 tablet driver from source code

I have a Huion h580 tablet, that I bought from dx.com and it doesn't work at ubuntu. I found this driver: https://github.com/DIGImend/huion-driver It should be installed from the source code, but what ...
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Wacom tablet middle mouse button scrolling

So I recently got a Wacom Bamboo Pen graphics tablet, which is wonderful. I've been trying it out as a general purpose mouse on my 14.04 laptop. The only annoyance is scrolling. The tablet has no ...
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xsetwacom can't map keys correctly

I recently bought a Wacom Intuos listed with xsetwacom as Wacom Intuos PT M. I figured out how to configure the buttons and actions, but when I try to set any button to some particular letters, they ...
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13.10 Intuos CTL 480/s [duplicate]

I cannot install this tablet - the instructions are all too complicated. If anyone has time could they please write step by step instructions for someone like me who is just learning. Thanks.
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Ubuntu for Tablet PC Artists?

Is there a Tablet PC version of Ubuntu for artists who draw with stylus in paint programs? Has anyone tried it on Asus B121, HP Slate or other "drawing tablets"? Please provide links to articles or ...
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Area drawing - Huion Tablet

I've tried everything here on ask ubuntu and found good solutions for tablets drawing of HUION brand. However I have a problem that I believe has not been resolved: I have the H420 HUION tablet and ...
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Why is my Wacom Intuos tablet not detected?

I need a little help trying to install a Wacom Intuos tablet, model number CTL-480/S. My installation of Ubuntu 13.04, 64bit, doesn't seem to be able to detect the device. I've tried an few different ...
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Text input with wacom drawing tablet

On Windows 7 when tapping a text entry field with the tablet pen an on screen keyboard or handwritten-text tool would pop up allowing me to write out text and hit the insert button. Is there anything ...
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Compatibility of the Trust Flex Design Tablet with Ubuntu

Can anyone give me feedback about the compatibility of the Trust Flex Design Tablet with Ubuntu? I couldn't find much useful information on the Internet so far. Especially, I wonder, whether the 1024 ...
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Wacom Tablet in 13.04

I've been scanning the forums looking for a straight answer. I'm planning on buying a Wacom Intuos5 large for graphic design and art work but would like to know if Ubuntu has enough decent support for ...
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Patching kernel for graphics tablet, not sure if it'll work

I just got a new graphics tablet that seems to be supported in kernel 3.11, found this: https://patchwork.kernel.org/patch/2624521/ I downloaded the new kernel deb packages from here http://kernel....
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how to control pen tablet pressure input with a joystick?

) i have a pen tablet Genius G-pen F610 and its working perfectly in Ubuntu 12.04 but for drawing purpuses i need to block pen pressure input (which is easy to do mechanicly just by removing the ...
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How can I fix Wacom Intuos5 button mapping and compatibility issues?

For the most part my tablet works out of box but with limitations. The wheel when scrolling just flickers the 4 leds. I cannot map modifier buttons CTRLSHIFT. I want to be able to activate ...
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Does “generic” tablet drivers exist?

I recently installed ubuntu 12.10 and it's awesome except that there does not seem to be any support for my drawing tablet. This is what I got: http://www.trust.com/products/product.aspx?...
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Wacom Bamboo Pen & Touch CTH-470 3+ finger gestures

I love my CTH-470 and I'm glad it's without having to spend hours in the Terminal to get it working since I believe 12.10 (which I'm running now). But in the manual it states that you can swipe with ...
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Digi Pro Pen Tablet 640 Drivers

I have a Digi Pro Pen Tablet 640. I used to use it with windows. But my windows sucked so I switched to Ubuntu. Is there a way to install the drivers into Ubuntu? There is no Ubuntu drivers provided ...