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Graphics tablet that enables a user to hand-draw images and graphics.

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How to make Wacom Bamboo pen scrolling works? CTL-460

I have my good old Wacom Bamboo Pen (CTL-460) but it does not work in a system as it should. No stylus settings and can't scroll pages in Chrome and Chromium like it is on Windows 10 what I get used ...
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16.04 - How do I map Ctrl+Z to my Wacom Bamboo Splash/Connect pen button, and pan/scroll to the other button?

It's quick and easy in Windows, but in Linux it only gives me the option to map commands to my tablet's button's (my tablet itself has no buttons, my pen has two), I need the pen buttons to do Ctrl+Z (...
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On Ubuntu 18.10 Wacom Intuos4 OLEDs are mismatched with keys

After using Wacom prefs in Ubuntu preferences menu and binding keys names should be shown on OLEDs posit to them. There is is wheel key name (that don't have OLED and should be viable) on first OLED,...
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Which Ubuntu distro is right for this 2-in-1? [duplicate]

I own a Dell Latitude 11 inch 2-in-1 ... it has a m5-6Y57 processor, 8GB of RAM and 256GB SSD.. Which Ubuntu distro is right for this 2-in-1 ? I want to read ebooks on it so the distro has to support ...
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Help with tricky driver problem

I am trying to install lubuntu (i386) onto an old fujitsu stylistic ST5021. Everything works apart from one critical feature. The built in wacom digitizer that lets this stylus based tablet be usable ...
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Trying to move Tablet from spanning displays to one of two monitors

I have a Wacom Bamboo CTL-470. I was attempting to force it onto a single monitor and I did the command xinput map-to-output "Wacom Bamboo Connect Pen stylus" HDMI-3 and also tried xinput map-to-...
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How to assign ESC to a key on Wacom pad?

In system settings I found good tool for setuping Wacom pad keys. Here I can set any keyboard combination except one - Esc, because it used to exit. But I really want to set one key to esc, how can I ...
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Can't configure Wacom tablet stylus

EDIT:: I found an alternative way of configuring stylus buttons if Ubuntu settings refuse to show the settings. The way is described here, in the "Wacom tablet" section: https://www.davidrevoy.com/...
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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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Wacom drivers incompatible with Discord/Youtube?

I've recently installed the wacom drivers from https://linuxwacom.github.io/ and while they do work, even trying to install the libwacom won't make the system detect my pen for the tablet settings. ...
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Wacom Bamboo PAD stylus gets 'stuck' on clicking/dragging

Since I've switched to Ubuntu, my Wacom tablet stylus has stopped clicking and drawing. When I press it, it does not click, and when I drag it, it does not move. When I release it it would change its ...
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Wacom Tablet Not Showing Up in Settings (18.04)

Okay, so I originally asked about my new tablet here - 16.04 won't recognize Wacom Intuos Tablet - but ended up finding out that my tablet WAS recognized when running the Live CD. Then my hard ...
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My WACOM One device is not working

I had recently bought a WACOM One tablet pen, and I couldn't get it to work on Ubuntu (with gnome). I had installed the driver using the command: sudo apt-get install xserver-xorg-input-wacom The ...
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Intuos Pro stylus for left-handed 18.04

Setting the Intuos Pro stylus for left-handed use works just fine. But if I change the tablet to left-handed function, only the stylus has been changed. The touchpad functions are still the same. ...
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Wacom Cintiq 21ux Touchstrips Are Assigned To Opposite Button Toggles

How do I fix the button mapping for Cintiq 21UX touch strip? The button mappings for the touch-strip modes are reversed when mapping the Wacom buttons in the Tablet Settings. This error causes 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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GUI application to configure wacom draw pad?

I proudly own Wacom Intuos S what is great tool for bedroom-coder / one-man-company like myself. Driver is installed, module is loaded and server is running. Only problem is that I'm unable to find ...
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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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Get a Wacom Intuos CTL-490 Working in Ubuntu Crouton?

I installed Ubuntu on my Acer Chromebook via crouton, and am having a hell of a time getting my Wacom Intuos CTL-490 working. It's not recognized at all, either for cursor movement or for clicking, ...
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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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Turning handwriting into text

I am trying to find hardware and software that I can use to hand write text and convert it into characters. The text in my case will often be c++ code. I am ok with it not showing up right away in ...
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Wacom BambooFun can't change mode to relative

I was recently trying to set up my Wacom BambooFun hard way - using xsetwacom commands. I managed to do almost all set up, but when I try using: xsetwacom set "Wacom BambooFun 6x8 Pad pad" "Mode" "...
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how will an in place upgrade from 16.04 to 18.04 affect any installed programs

I just tried to install 18.04 on a new system and discovered that in 18.04 the three packages I use for photography that interfaced fine don't seem to work as well, or at all. the three packages are ...
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Wacom Intuos CTL-4100 not working on Ubuntu 18.04

I'm pretty much a newcomer in this site and in Ubuntu 18.04. Today I tried using my new Wacom Intuos Small (Model:CTL-4100) in the OS. Just after connecting it to my laptop, it seemed to work just ...
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wacom cintiq 15 x pl 550 is not recongnized by ubuntu 18.04, how can calibrate it and set buttons?

I have installed ubuntu 18.04 and I use a wacom cintiq 15x PL550 model, I can use it, but it is not recognized by ubuntu 18.04, nor can I configure buttons, nor calibrate it.
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No Keyboard support while logging in after installing additional drivers for Wacom

I installed drivers for the Wacom Babmoo tablet and now I am basically locked out of my laptop, neither keyboard nor mouse are responding (regardless of external or touch pad). I am running Ubuntu 16....
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Stylus issues on ubuntu 18.04

Even though Ubuntu's Wacom setting detects my Wacom Bamboo pad the stylus barely works, and it acts more like a barely functioning mouse than a digital pen. I can only draw faint straight lines after ...
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XP-Pen tablet, hover doesn't work, only dragging

I have a XP-Pen tablet. ⎡ Virtual core pointer id=2 [master pointer (3)] ⎜ ↳ Virtual core XTEST pointer id=4 [slave pointer (2)] ⎜ ↳ XP-PEN STAR G640 ...
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How can I use the default wacom driver of Manjaro on ubuntu?

On manjaro, scrolling and double tapping on touchpad works perfectly with the default wacom drivers (for intuos art) it's smooth and it's pretty much identical to what you get from windows. On ubuntu ...
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Mouse cursor is not moving using Wacom tablet

My Wacom graphics tablet Ctl-471 is not working properly in Ubuntu 17. The mouse cursor is not moving at all. The graphics tablet cursor is moving but it is totally invisible. Please tell me the ...
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Wacom Bamboo CTH-470K left handed

Just got my CTH-470K which works excellently on Ubuntu. However, I want to use it left handed. That is to say that I want to turn it around 180 degrees so that up is down and left is right. There is a ...
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How to detect stylus hover and/or toggle the touchscreen on Ubuntu 17.10?

I have a Lenovo Thinkpad Yoga S1. It has a wacom pen and I need to be able to use it to take notes but there is inadequate palm rejection. At the least I need to be able to run a script to toggle the ...
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wacom intuos draw(small) vs genius mousepen i608x for Ubuntu 16.04 LTS [closed]

I am planning on buying one of the graphics tablets mentioned below. So, I need your help to make my decision on Which one to buy? I have seen other users and pages report of errors while using the "...
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Lenovo yoga 720 lenovo active 2

I have the problem that I can't remap buttons of my pen(Lenovo active pen2), and when I test it with gtk3-demo works perfect, the name of my pen is "Wakom HID 50F2 Pen" can anyone have the solution ...
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Wacom Tablet App doesn't Map Buttons (16.04 w/ Intuos 5 Touch)

I have an WACOM Intuos 5 Touch running on Ubuntu 16.04. I ran the "Wacom Tablet"[ app and was able to change my button mapping, and it worked. But ever since I logged out, it stopped working. It ...
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How can I use the Wacom Cintiq 27QHD express key remote in 16.04?

So it seems someone already asked a similar question here, but I'm not that computer literate and couldn't understand enough to solve anything. I am using Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, 64-bit. I have a Wacom ...
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How to enable scrolling with Wacom touch strips and Gnome Shell?

I'm using Ubuntu 17.10 with Gnome Shell and a Wacom Intuos 3. The tablet has a vertical touch strip on either side and I would like to use these for vertical scrolling. xsetwacom reports that these ...
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Using serial wacom Artpad II drawing tablet with unpatched Artful 17.10

Have you had any luck using a Wacom Artpad II serial tablet with an unpatched Ubuntu around 17.10? All the google results seem to be about obsolete software, or for more modern (Intuos-era) tablets. ...
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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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One by Wacom Pen Tablet installing in Ubuntu 17.10

I am trying to install One by Wacom Pen Tablet CTL-472 in Ubuntu 17.10. In the system settings it says 'No Tablet Detected'. I have tried all options that i could lay my hands on on the net. its ...
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Can't find Wacom Penabled driver in newer Ubuntu releases

I want to install Ubuntu 17.10 again in my Fujitsu Siemens Stylistic ST5112 (because my system has become really slow, and I wanted to change my HDD with a bigger one). I have installed years ago 16....
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Ubuntu 17.04 Wacom MSP 16

I have installed Ubuntu 17.04 on a Wacom Mobile Studio Pro 16. My issue is getting the stylus setup and working with inkscape and or krita. The stylus works as a mouse outside of those programs ...
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Issue with prerequisetes for wacom driver E: Unable to locate package linux-headers

Okay so before we begin I have installed ubuntu on my chromebook via crouton in developer mode. I am trying to install drivers on there for my wacom tablet (CTL-490) because chrome os doesn't support ...
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the tablet does not recognize the driver

I'm new here and on linux too I would like to install my tablet Gaomon 8600 pro+ I installed and uninstalled many different drivers of Digimend v6 and later v5 and my tablet does not work :'( there ...
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Proper Install Tablet WACOM Intuos Pen&Touch CTH-480 on Ubuntu 17.10

I installed newest version of Ubuntu (17.10 with default gnome, I think) and I have troubles with tablet wacom CTH-480 First I see two cursors - one is moving, while I'm moving mouse, second is ...
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Wacom Bamboo CHT-670 several issues with Ubuntu 17.10

Seveal problems: - When using pen, the mouse pointer disappears (it only appears over bars but not in any other point of the screen) - Can't set left or right mouse button among the options in ...
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VirtualBox: Wacom not responding

I am using: VirtualBox 5.0.4 + Extension Pack Ubuntu 16.04 (HOST OS) Windows 10 (GUEST OS) a Wacom Bamboo Fun CTE-450 pen tablet The Wacom tablet is picked up by the guest OS (as indicated by the ...
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Configure a Wacom tablet on 16.04

I used my tablet (Wacom Cintiq 13HD) on (K)Ubuntu 14.04 where I had a nice dialogue under System Settings → Input Devices → Wacom Tablet. This allowed me to map commands to the buttons on the tablet, ...
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Wacom Intuos Express Keys Not Working Properly

I have a Wacom Intuos Medium Art tablet, which isn't working properly. It almost works right; I can use the pen, and touch properly -- sensitivity for the pen, and even the pen's buttons are all ...
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Disable Wacom Finger Touch in Ubuntu 16.04.3

I've reinstalled my system and what used to be 16.04.1 is now 16.04.3. Before the reinstall, I disabled the Wacom Touch using the following script: WACOM_TOUCH=`xinput --list --short | grep -m1 "...