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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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Do Huion tablets work well without Drivers installed? [closed]

I have been thinking about moving to Ubuntu, one of the things that was holding me back was being able to use my Huion graphics tablet, to my surprise the pressure sensitivity works. *For me, that's ...
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"Make" error - DIGImend Kernel install for drawing tablet

Okay, after helpful comments (below), I got further down the road after installing flex and then got same error w/ Bison, so I installed that. Now I'm getting this: make[2]: *** No rule to make target ...
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Graphical tablet detected but still displaying "no signal"

I recently received a Graphical Tablet (Wacom Cintiq 16) that I have been trying to get to work on my Ubuntu. My system is a dual boot Windows 10 / Ubuntu 20.04.3 LTS, and the tablet has been working ...
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Unable to load Ubuntu Software [duplicate]

not really a new user, but definitely not a power user. I recently got a linux compatible art tablet. problem is, I can't access the downloaded drive for it. it's like it's not even there. and when I ...
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Only half my Huion h640p tablet maps to my screen

I have the same issue which is described here, but for a Huion h640p tablet instead of the wacom one: Only half of Wacom Intuos tablet area maps to entire screen horizontally The width x height of my ...
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How to setup Wacom pen button (button 2 = lower button) to scroll

I have been trying to set up my Wacom pen to scroll pages and function in 3D softwares but after researching the xsetwacom manual and many other posts, it seems that this is a challenging setup to ...
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Issues with recognizing Huion Kamvas Pro 20 2019

This is my first week using Ubuntu and my first day using a drawing tablet. So forgive me if this question turns out to be dumb. So, I purchased a Huion Kamvas Pro 20 earlier to use with my PC running ...
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Huion Tablet WH1409 and Ubuntu 20.04: is there a way of making it work using the cable?

I'm not new to Ubuntu, but I am not an expert. My tablet, HUION WH1409, is recognised by my system only when I use the wireless connection. If I use the usb cable it doesn't seem to work. I've ...
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Genius easypen i405x tablet not recognized in Ubuntu 20.04

I tried to get genius easypen i405x to work on the latest ubuntu but the input is not responding. I installed the digimend drivers and lsusb returns: Bus 001 Device 004: ID 8087:0a2b Intel Corp. Bus ...
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How do I sign public and private keys for installing a driver?

I am trying to use a Huion H640P graphics tablet to use with my machine that has Ubuntu 21.04 installed. Surprisingly, the tablet works without any driver installation with Kubuntu 20.04.02 LTS, but ...
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X-server crashes when using the pen on graphics tablet

I'm on Ubuntu 20.04. I got a new XP-Pen Deco01 V2 drawing tablet. It connects fine, but as soon as I try to move the cursor using the drawing pen, the x server crashes. Any clues as to how to fix this?...
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Software to utilize digital pen or graphics tablet on Ubuntu 20.04

I bought recently this laptop, and it comes with a digital pen. Ubuntu 20.04 detects the pen. What all apps can I use to utilize the pen?
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Good, simple software for hand-painting using a graphic pad with pen

I like to draw with pen and graphic pad (or with tablets). For tablets there are a lot of apps for drawing and painting, that go from very simple ones to "full-optional" ones. For ubuntu I ...
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Calibrating Bosto16HD with Wacom Drivers

I have a Bosto16HD graphics tablet and I've been trying to get it to work on Ubuntu 20.04 with Cinnamon environment. After some fiddling around with wacom drivers, I got it to work, but the stylus ...
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xp-pen not working ubuntu 20.04

I had my xp-pen G640 working great on ubuntu 16.04 with the digimend-kernel-drivers. But now that I updated to ubuntu 20.04 the tablet is recognized but is mapped all wrong. It moves the curser and ...
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Pentablet H420 driver

I'm using ubuntu 20.04 I'm trying to use Huion H420 Pen tablet, I install the driver in Github https://github.com/DIGImend/digimend-kernel-drivers After following the steps, my pen tablet still didn't ...
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Graphics Tablet - Cursor on wrong screen

I have a huion kamvas 24 pro graphics tablet with screen. I duel boot to windows when I want to use it, because huion advertises that they have no drivers for it, but I just discovered that it ...
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Wacom tablet multi-monitor mapping issues

In GNOME Settings, I enabled "Map to single monitor". I also tried xsetwacom set 14 MapToOutput 1920x1080+1920+0 (the middle one of 3 1920x1080 monitors), but this also doesn't work. I can ...
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Using a Tablet as Input [duplicate]

I am considering getting a tablet to use on the go. But I also would like to use it in conjunction with my Laptop and Desktop PC, both running Ubuntu. Specifically, I am imagining using it as an input ...
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Wacom gets stuck in Ubuntu 20.04

I have a Wacom Bamboo small that worked well in Ubuntu 18.04. I recently installed Ubuntu 20.04 and drivers were installed automatically. Wacom tablet works and is detected until I click anything. ...
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VEIKK A50 graphics tablet configuration

Recently I bought a VEIKK A50 Graphics Tablet. The mouse is detected automatically but I am not finding any way to configure pen buttons or pressure sensitivity. I installed drivers using this YouTube ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 LTS and XP-PEN Deco 01 V2

Does anyone use an XP-PEN Deco 01 V2 with Ubuntu 20.04 LTS? I'd like to buy this device but before I'd like to know if it works well with Ubuntu 20.04. I saw that drivers for linux exist (https://www....
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Digital Ink Pad tablet doens't work in 20.04, but does in 16.04

I'm upgrading from Ubuntu 16.04 to 20.04. I have a graphics-tablet connected with my computer that 16.04 recognizes pen as a mouse. But it doesn't work in 20.04. Output from usb-devices are identical ...
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Configuration of Gaomon M106K (equal to Huion New 1060 Plus) in Ubuntu 20.04

I've recently bought a Gaomon M106K graphics tablet and it runs fine in Ubuntu 20.04 out of the box, without any drivers, in Krita and Blender. But i don't know how to configure the keys on the tablet ...
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Calibrating touch screen (multiple monitors)

I have a drawing tablet that works fine when I'm mirroring all my monitors. Once I stop mirroring, the stylus touch is off by a couple inches, making it impossible to draw. with mirroring: without ...
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Is Huion Kamvas Pro 13 supported? [duplicate]

I'm thinking of gifting a drawing tablet to a person who uses Ubuntu. I had my eyes on the Huion Kamvas Pro 13 and I would like to know if it is supported before making a terrible mistake. However, I ...
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Error with XP-PEN G430S tablet on Ubuntu

I'm using a XP-PEN G430S tablet on Ubuntu and I've noticed the following error: When I plug it into my notebook, the usb mouse (which is already plugged in) becomes dead; it resumes working after ...
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Graphics tablet shows up in evtest, but not in xinput

I got my brand-new Huion H430P tablet delivered today, and paid attention to the availability of Linux drivers when buying it in the first place. I installed digimend-kernel-drivers (v9) and it seems ...
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Is there any Ubuntu software to draw math?

I recently bought a graphics tablet and I want to use it for solving my math homework on laptop. The picture presents what I want. Do you know any software (better foss) which I can use to deal with ...
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Graphics tablet (Huion WH1409) loads driver properly but no input is received on Ubuntu 20.04

I am having issues with my graphics tablet (Huion WH1409) in Ubuntu 20.04. It has worked fine previously in Ubuntu, and largely functioned fine out of the box, no driver installs or configuration ...
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Huion 680s drivers Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

I recently bought a Huion 680s drawing tablet and I'm searching for some drivers. I've already looked through Huion's driver page, to no avail. I have also looked through the DIGImend GitHub page and ...
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How to configure buttons on Wacom Bamboo CTH-470 tablet to mouse clicks

I have a Wacom Bamboo CTH-470 running on Ubuntu 19.10, everything works perfectly, from the pen to the pad, however the buttons on the tablet are not recognized, well, they get recognized but have no ...
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18.04: How to configure shortcut keys on Huion H640P tablet

I have just bought a Huion H640P tablet (just for writing notes), and use it with Ubuntu 18.04 with kernel 5.3.0-40-generic. I installed digimend-kernel-drivers v9 to make the tablet work. Now, ...
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Veikk stylus isn't detected

I'm using a Veikk A15 drawing tablet because my Monopiece tablet stopped working on Ubuntu 19.10. While the touchpad and even the keys are detected Ubuntu thinks the stylus is a mouse which means ...
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How to map "mouse wheel up / down" to the express buttons of a Wacom graphics tablet with xsetwacom?

I use a "Wacom Intuos" graphics tablet with 4 programmable express buttons under Ubuntu 18.04. Said computer has 2 screens. I like to assign two buttons of the graphics tablet to the actions "mouse ...
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having problems with installing the digimend kernel driver

I use a H610 Pro (Huion) and I'm completely new to linux, also I am on Ubuntu I try- $ sudo apt install digimend-kernel-9.deb E: unable to locate package digimend-kernel-drivers-9.deb E: Couldn't ...
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Huion 1060 plus tablet express keys

I have a Huion 1060 plus tablet. It works fine except the express keys. I'd like to make them work. Can you suggest me what to do, to fix it on my own? Where to start?
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Touchscreen-type scrolling using mouse or pen

I'm looking for a system-level function to use the mouse pointer as a touch source for scrolling, when a certain key or (preferably) mouse/pen button is pressed. For example, it would allow me to use ...
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What is the "cursor" device provided by Wacom tablets?

xinput yields the following (irrelevant bits removed): ⎡ Virtual core pointer id=2 [master pointer (3)] ... ⎜ ↳ Wacom Intuos Pro M Pen stylus id=15 [slave ...
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Monoprice Graphics Tablet Driver

Monoprice 10 x 6.25 inch drawing tablet Ubuntu 18.04 2 Monitors This hardware works as a mouse by default, and when I move the pen from one side to the other it moves from the left of screen #1, to ...
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xinput mapping of tablet input device fails 18.04

I have a tablet screen that I use on 18.04. It behaves essentially like an absolute position mouse (it's a Huion, not a Wacom), but I run with multiple monitors, so I have to apply a transformation ...
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Wacom crashes computer after 18.04 upgrade

I encounter a big issue with my computer since I upgrade to Ubuntu 18.04, if I try to use my Wacom tablet, the computer freezes when restarts. To sum up: - Wacom Intuos Art Pen & Touch - I was on ...
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libinput bug prevents initialization of XP Pen Artist 22HD after updating to Ubuntu 18.04

Having decided to take the plunge and upgrade my 16.04 install to the 18.04 lts version, I find that my graphics tablet no longer works, except as a second monitor. The stylus does nothing, and the ...
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Get battery level of Wacom tablet?

I've been playing about with a Wacom Intuous drawing tablet lately using the wireless kit, and everything I want to do works just fine, but I have no way of checking the battery level. According to ...
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Wacom Cintiq tablet issues in Ubuntu 17.10

When I want to draw on my wacom cintiq 13 tablet, the cursor stays at my main display (Asus) and won't move over to the tablet. It registers the pen on the tablet, and can move the cursor. But the ...
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16.04 won't recognize Wacom Intuos Tablet

Disclaimer: I'm a graphic designer, not an IT person, I know the basics of computers/operating systems, just enough to get me in trouble, but I'm overall fairly clueless. I can follow directions if ...
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aiptek graphics tablet not working on 17.10

I have an old Trust/Aiptek tablet which is correctly identified in dmesg [ 7.047168] aiptek 1-1:1.0: Aiptek using 400 ms programming speed [ 7.047230] input: Aiptek as /devices/pci0000:00/0000:...
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Genius/KYE tablet driver issues

So I installed an alternative driver for my Genius EasyPen i405X, because of a game called McOsu. It’s mainly played with a graphics tablet, so I wanted the proper drivers (which are essential to have ...
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How to get a Wacom Graphire4 to work in 17.10

I have been stuggling to get my elderly Wacom tablet to work properly in Artful. Goggling has yielded plenty of old, but not particularly useful info. So, has anyone been able to get a Wacom Graphire4 ...
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How to run the new huion tablets on linux?

So, I bought the new Huion h950p and as expected it hasn't been recognized by Ubuntu, even tried the latest kernal.
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