RetouchPRO

Go Back   RetouchPRO > Tools > Hardware
Register Blogs FAQ Site Nav Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Hardware Computers, displays, tablets, scanners, cameras, printers, etc.

Tablet use with twin Monitors

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 11-26-2003, 03:14 AM
Clive Joy's Avatar
Clive Joy Clive Joy is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Lincolnshire, UK
Posts: 2
Tablet use with twin Monitors

Hi All

Just wondering if it is possible to use the 'pen' to access the second monitor, where I have my menu's etc and I use the main monitor just for the picture. I hope that is clear!!!

The mouse has no problems moving between both monitors, but the 'pen' seems restricted to the main monitor only.

Apart from learning ALL the keyboard controls, I seem to spend time switching from pen to mouse.

I have a Packard Bell Tablet.


Thanks
Reply With Quote top
  #2  
Old 11-26-2003, 04:38 PM
chris h's Avatar
chris h chris h is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: Northern UK
Posts: 991
Clive,

I have a twin monitor setup and have just got my Intuos tablet back from extended loan to a friend. I'm just about to set it up I'll let you know how I get on.
Reply With Quote top
  #3  
Old 11-26-2003, 05:19 PM
Clive Joy's Avatar
Clive Joy Clive Joy is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Lincolnshire, UK
Posts: 2
Thanks Chris.

Not good if it cannot work

Maybe it is just the Bell tablet.

Hope you can get yours to work OK



Clive
Reply With Quote top
  #4  
Old 12-11-2003, 08:36 AM
jrolinc's Avatar
jrolinc jrolinc is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: Aubrey, TX
Posts: 87
Clive

Maybe a bit late to reply...

But I've got 2 monitors (17" & 19"), anyhow, I also have a Wacom Intuos2 tablet. I have no problem accessing both monitors with my tablet pen/tool.

It's great, since I've got all my palettes and toolbars/etc on the second monitor.

Not sure about the Packard Bell tablet...if it doesn't work, then most likely a limitation in the Bell tablet SW.
Reply With Quote top
Reply

  RetouchPRO > Tools > Hardware


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Tip for Using Your Pen Tablet Photomaster Photo Retouching 9 04-19-2006 03:12 PM
Problem with Aiptek tablet PatrickB Hardware 2 05-06-2005 07:43 AM
Tablet and Stylus - I took the leap DannyRaphael Photo-Based Art 22 04-04-2005 04:53 PM
I need a tablet clickin Hardware 3 02-21-2005 03:40 PM
Your setup Doug Nelson Hardware 11 04-23-2002 11:19 AM


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 07:51 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.
Copyright © 2016 Doug Nelson. All Rights Reserved