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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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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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Installation for Intuos Pen and Touch

I recently purchased a Wacom Intuos Pen and Touch tablet. I tried to hook it up to my Toshiba laptop running on Ubuntu 14.04, but a black screen with code written in white letters shows up. I've tried ...
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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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Wacom tablet input area doesn't match display area

After running a full-screen program with a different resolution than my display, my Samsung Slate doesn't map its pen's input correctly to the screen. This should be fixed by the map to monitor ...
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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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Wacom Graphire4 (model CTE-440) on Ubuntu 13.10?

I got Ubuntu-13.10 just a few weeks ago, and I'm enjoying the interface a lot. What I'm trying to do is get this Wacom tablet to work so I can start hand-drawing things with my computer. It is a ...
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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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My Intuos CTL-480 used to work on my computer but now is not detected

I use Ubuntu 13.10 o.s. and less than a month ago I bought a tablet - Intuos CTL-480/S. I had a break in using it and now for some reasons it's not detected by my computer. I have no idea why because ...
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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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cant get my wacom tablet to be detected, its a simple vistablet penpad its not wireless it has a usb

when I use my pen on the tablet it shows my cursor clicking, but not movement. I do not know what to do next. is there anything I can do in terminal? its not being recognized in settings and the ...
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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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how to get Wacom bamboo pen CTL-470 on ubuntu 12.04

I bought a wacom tablet and I need to get it working I have tried the simple terminal codes like this: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:lekensteyn/wacom-tablet sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install ...
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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 ...
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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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How do I set-up buttons and keys on my Wacom Tablet and Stylus in Gimp?

I am running Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal, Studio, 64 bit version. I do my photo editing in Gimp 2.8.4 When, in Gimp, I go to Edit, Preferences, Input Devices, Configure Extended Input Devices, I see for the ...
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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: ...
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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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Use of another graphic tablet, other than Wacom?

I do not have a wacom tablet. Instead, I have an iBall tablet, which contains installations only for XP and Mac OSX. IS there any way, I can use it for Lubuntu 12.04 LTS ? Thanks.
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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 ...
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Hanvon / Hanwang Graphics Tablet not recognised

I'm totally lost. I've just built a new system and installed Ubuntu 12.04. It's my first time with Linux and getting into the terminal / command line for the first time since IBMDOS 5 and Windows ...
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Configuring Wacom Tablet buttons and options

I have a new Wacom Intuos5 Touch Medium. Surprisingly enough, it worked out of the box when I connected it to my computer (Ubuntu 12.04 32-bit), including the pen pressure and some touch pad features. ...
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GIMP extended input devices settings problem

I have a Trust graphics tablet. Today I realized how to make GIMP use the tablet's sensitivity features: by going to Edit > Preferences > Input Devices > Configure Extended Input Devices, and there ...
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Wacom Bamboo Splash (CTL471) on 12.04

I recently bought a Wacom Bamboo Splash, and I can't get it to work on 12.04. The output of lsusb is as follows: Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub Bus 002 Device 001: ID ...
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Wacom Graphics table shown but is not installed

On both my previous computer and this new one, "Wacom Graphics Tablet" appeared in my Hardware list. I don't have this, never did. The common (reused) hardware is: - Samsung CLP300 printer - Altec ...
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Are drawing tablets supported in Ubuntu

I was wondering if digital drawing boards (Handwriting Tablets, Pen Tablets, Drawing Tablets, Graphics Tablets) are supported in Ubuntu for presentations, pointing devices and normal drawing. For ...
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How to get a Wacom Bamboo tablet working properly in an Ubuntu VM on a Mac?

I'm using Parallels for Mac and VMware Fusion (on a Mac, obviously), and I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 as a guest OS. The tablet I'm using is a Wacom Bamboo Pen & Touch (CTH-460) and it's my only mouse ...
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How can I configure the buttons of my wacom tablet?

I have a Wacom Bamboo tablet (MTE-450A). It works out of the box on 11.10, even the scrolling function works (it used not to). Unfortunately the four buttons are assigned to things I don't know. How ...
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How do you turn off touch on a Wacom Bamboo CTH-470?

I bought my girlfriend a Wacom Bamboo CTH-470 recently and it is running well after installing wacom-dkms. I have now run into a wall that I don't know how to get around. The touch on the tablet will ...
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Cursor 's stuck on the right side of the screen when using Wacom tablet

I am using Ubuntu 11.10 x64. When I move the cursor off the screen on the right side of the screen using my pen-tablet (as mouse), there is no way to move it back again. The only way is to a mouse ...
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how do I get the Hanvon graphic tablet driver?

I have a Hanvon Graphic Tablet, and guides are suggesting I should compile the driver. I have never had to compile a program before. A link to the driver is in this Ubuntu Forums post. I love Ubuntu ...
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How to configure wacom devices manually

In ubuntu 11.10 with xorg-1:7.6+7ubuntu7 and xserver-xorg-input-wacom 1:0.11.0-0ubuntu2 I've put in xorg.conf: Section "InputDevice" Driver "wacom" Identifier "pen" # ...
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How do I get my Bamboo Capture tablet working? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Wacom Bamboo Capture CTH-470 Pen and Touch not working As far as I know, only the first generation Wacom Bamboos work out of the box. But I use a third generation one (a ...
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`xsetwacom --list dev` is empty (using doctormo's wacom PPA) and cursor position doesn't update [closed]

xsetwacom --list dev is empty on Ubuntu 10.04 64-bit with doctormo's wacom-plus PPA. The device otherwise appears to work fine and I can find the devices via brute force: for i in {1..50}; do sudo ...
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How t get Pressure sensitivity work on a Wacom bamboo pen ctl-460?

My tablet works fine except for the fact that I don't have any pressure sensitivity. Any idea on how to fix this? Edit: I have the same problem, but I can add that pressure sensitivity used to work ...
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Issue with Wacom Bamboo Fun Pen & Touch

I'm running 11.10 and I've bought a Wacom Bamboo Fun Pen & Touch Tablet. I'm very happy with the Pen on Ubuntu, it's very responsive and works well for clicking and dragging etc. The issue that ...
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Wacom bamboo capture CTH470L pen and touch doesn't work

i bought a wacom bamboo capture, it lights up, and shows in lsusb but it isn't working, i read some topics here but don't get any luck :/ ps: sorry about my english i'm brazilian.
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Installing a Wacom Bamboo One Pen (CTE-460)

I've been looking around and following guides to get it working, but haven't gotten anything that works. Here's some information: lsusb: Bus 003 Device 003: ID 056a:006a Wacom Co., Ltd dmesg | ...
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Disable touch on Bamboo Touch&Pen CTH-460

Running Ubuntu 11.04. Got a bamboo Touch&Pen CTH-460 and it works out of the box. The pen response works great but the finger response is horrible. Is there a way to disable the finger response ...