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Old 10-04-2008, 08:16 PM
MAMEDIA MAMEDIA is offline
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Genius tablets?

I am receiving a Genius 8"x6" inch tablet as a gift and I was wondering if anyone is familiar with them. I hadn't heard of them until maybe a week ago. Are they Vista-compatible or am I stuck with a dud?

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Old 10-04-2008, 10:32 PM
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Re: Genius tablets?

Not to be overly blunt, but sell it on ebay and buy a Wacom. I know nothing about the tablet, it might be wonderful, but Photoshop, especially CS4, only offers it's best controls for Wacom. Other tablets will work, including yours (unless it's not Vista-compatible, can't help you there), but only Wacom will provide the finest degree of control and interoperability that Photoshop offers.
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Old 10-04-2008, 10:57 PM
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Re: Genius tablets?

Yes, it works under Vista. I have a (low-end) Wacom that I keep at work since I bought the Genius for home. Doug may be right about the fine degree of control etc. but I have no complaints.
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Old 11-19-2008, 02:12 PM
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Re: Genius tablets?

Thanks... now if I could just get the pen to work again....it no longer gives that fine control.
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Old 11-24-2008, 07:40 AM
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Re: Genius tablets?

I think they sell the pen alone over the website. Or you can find it in ebay.
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