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04 April 2003, 06:57 PM
I found an old Macintosh Wacom ArtZ2 Tablet out back at work and was wondering:
1. Is this thing any good?
2. I now use a USB PC, so can I get an adapter that takes the old ADB connector for the tablet and converts it to USB...and at that point will it work on my PC?...is this only a driver issue after the connector works?
04 April 2003, 07:57 PM
1. yes, the older ones have 256 levels of pressure where the newer intuos have 1024 levels or more. I still use an old serial 12x12 just fine.
2. yes, but I'm not sure if it will work on a pc since many of the mac ones require drivers for it to work.
04 April 2003, 10:55 AM
i have an old adb wacom ...when i upgraded i looked into this
as far as i could find there is an adb to usb adapter... but it will not work with the wacom.....it is a driver issue.....wacom decided it would be better for them to sell a bunch more usb tablets rather than to put effort into supporting an archaic technology
that's why adb tablets are dirt cheap on ebay and why mine sits in a dark dusty pile
01 January 2006, 08:00 PM
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