|Nov 28, 2012, 06:51 AM||#1|
Wacom intuos 5touch and macbook pro13 2009 failing to install
I recently bought a new Wacom graphics tablet - intuos 5touch. Very expensive and supposedly very good. But I cannot install this on my MacBook Pro 13inch 2009 running mountain lion 10.8.2. I have the latest driver from wacom and the installation process runs all the way through to 'validating packages' and then fails for no given reason. On Console there are a long list of errors but not sure if these are for the installation or other reasons. I have deleted and reloaded the driver and I have cleared my hard drive and clean installed mountain lion from the apple store with a time machine backup. I am extremely frustrated. I have been using my macbookpro for 3 years with no real problems but the latest os releases seem to be causing everything to run slow or not work. I have checked the hd for errors and repaired everything which needs doing. Does anyone have any suggestions? I cannot afford to replace my mac, it was expensive enough and should really last longer than 3 years.
Any help gratefully received
|Dec 5, 2012, 08:17 PM||#2|
I remember reading several threads on MacRumors forums about problems with Wacom drivers causing lagging or other difficulties. The solution was to revert to older drivers. Chrono said he had a list of compatible Wacom drivers. If I find that I'll repost.
Hmmm, here's a thread link --unfortunately it seems one can't revert to an older version with the newest Intuos tablets:
I'll check for the other.
Ahh, here it is, very informative about Wacom drivers:
Last edited by CrickettGrrrl; Dec 5, 2012 at 09:17 PM.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Graphics Tablet: Wacom Intuos or MonoPrice||shyam09||Buying Tips and Advice||4||May 19, 2014 07:17 PM|
|Wacom Intuos Stylus Pen, Small||gmanist1000||Mac Peripherals||2||Apr 13, 2014 07:28 PM|
|Wacom Tablet | Bamboo Fun or Intuos Medium?||Ulivax||Buying Tips and Advice||5||Jan 15, 2014 03:28 PM|
|All iPads: Wacom Intuos Creative Stylus||Commy1||iPad Accessories||1||Aug 20, 2013 12:29 PM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:50 PM.