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About the Cintiq Companion Hybrid
Parts and Accessories
Getting Started
Mobile Mode
Using the pen
The multi-touch feature
Desktop Mode
Customizing your Cintiq
Troubleshooting
Support options
User’s manual
Professional Hybrid Creative Tablet
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Cintiq Companion Hybrid
User’s Manual
Version 1.0, Rev H0413
Copyright © Wacom Co., Ltd., 2013
All rights reserved. No part of this manual may be reproduced except for your express personal use.
Wacom reserves the right to revise this publication without obligation to provide notification of such changes.
Wacom does its best to provide current and accurate information in this manual. However, Wacom reserves the right
to change any specifications and product configurations at its discretion, without prior notice and without obligation
to include such changes in this manual.
The above year indicates when this manual was prepared. However, the date of release to the users of the manual is
simultaneous with the introduction into the market of the applicable Wacom product.
Cintiq and Wacom are registered trademarks of Wacom Co., Ltd.
Adobe and Photoshop are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated in the United
States and/or other countries. Microsoft and Windows are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft
Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. Apple, the Apple logo, and Mac are trademarks of Apple,
Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.
Any additional company and product names mentioned in this documentation may be trademarked and/or registered
as trademarks. Mention of third-party products is for informational purposes only and constitutes neither an
endorsement nor a recommendation. Wacom assumes no responsibility with regard to the performance or use of
these products.
ExpressKey is a registered trademark of Ginsan Industries, Inc., and is used with permission.
ASTRO File Manager
®
is a registered trademark of Metago, Inc.3
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ABOUT THE MANUAL 5
ABOUT THE CINTIQ COMPANION HYBRID 6
Parts and Accessories 7
Unpacking 7
Front view 8
Rear view 8
Attaching the stand 9
GETTING STARTED 10
Step 1: Connect the Cintiq to your computer 10
Step 2: Complete the Mobile Mode Setup wizard 11
Step 3: Complete Driver Installation for
Desktop Mode 14
Rocker Ring and Center Button 14
Desktop Center and Mobile Center Features 15
Setting up your work area 17
MOBILE MODE 18
Pen and touch 18
File management 18
Using the Wacom Mobile Center 18
Battery status and Operation 21
DESKTOP MODE 22
Configuring for handedness 22
The Wacom Desktop Center 22
Pen features 25
Using the pen 26
Holding the pen 26
Positioning 27
Clicking 27
Erasing 27
Dragging 27
Working with pressure sensitivity 27
Drawing with tilt 27
ExpressKeys, Rocker Ring, and Center Button 28
The multi-touch feature 29
Selecting multi-touch 29
Customizing multi-touch 31
Setting multi-touch options 31
Testing multi-touch 33
Working with multiple monitors 33
Wacom Display settings 33
Customizing your Cintiq 35
Managing your control panel settings 35
Express View and Settings 35
Control panel overview 36
Customizing Cintiq functions 38
Calibrating the Cintiq 39
Customizing the pen 40
Adjusting tip feel and double-click 41
Adjusting eraser feel 42
Advanced tip and eraser pressure settings 42
Customizing pen buttons 43
Customizing tilt sensitivity 44
Customizing the ExpressKeys 45
Customizing the Rocker Ring and Center Button 46
On-Screen Controls 46
Creating Screen Keys or Screen Touch Strips 47
Customizing Screen Keys or Screen
Touch Strips 49
Assigning panels to ExpressKeys or
Rocker Ring buttons 49
Using Screen Keys or Screen Touch Strips 51
Changing the appearance of the on-screen
controls 51
Managing your On-Screen Controls 51
Button functions 52
Using and customizing the Radial Menu 59
Working with Display Toggle 60
Application-specific settings 61
Creating an application-specific setting 62
Changing application-specific settings 63
Removing application-specific settings 63
Working with multiple tools 63
Renaming the tablet in the tablet list 63
TROUBLESHOOTING 64
Software updates 64
Testing the Cintiq in Desktop Mode 65
Testing controls and input tools 66
Testing the ExpressKeys, Rocker Ring,
and Center Button 67
Testing a pen 67
Display troubleshooting (Desktop Mode) 68
General problems 68
Tablet troubleshooting 70
Windows-specific problems 73
Mac-specific problems 74
Support options 76
Service and repair 76
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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS 77
CARE AND MAINTENANCE 79
Caring for the Cintiq 79
Replacing the pen nib 80
OTHER USEFUL INFORMATION 81
Uninstalling Cintiq 81
Managing preferences 82
Installing multiple tablets 83
Using applications integrated for tablet control 84
Importing expert settings 85
Pen and digital ink capabilities in Windows 86
Product information 87
Product specifications 87
Battery specifications 87
Warranty Service in the U.S.A. and Canada 88
Warranty Service Outside of the U.S.A.
and Canada 88
Ordering parts and accessories 89
GLOSSARY 90
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ABOUT THE MANUAL
This manual provides quick access to information about your Cintiq Companion Hybrid (Cintiq). The
information applies to the Windows and Mac operating systems (Desktop Mode), and to the Android
operating system (Mobile Mode). For Desktop Mode, Windows screen captures are shown unless
otherwise noted.
� Go directly to Table of contents or Index topics by clicking on them.
� Use the navigation controls to move through the manual.
� Use your .pdf viewer zoom-in tool to increase the size of the manual on your screen. See the viewer
application help for information on any additional tools that help you use and print the manual.
�SMALL CAPITAL LETTERS are used to identify the names of keyboard keys, dialog boxes, and control panel
options.
� Be sure to read the Important Product Information document for the Cintiq Companion Hybrid, which
can be accessed from the Wacom Desktop Center. The guide includes product safety precautions,
specifications, and your license agreement.
� The following information is not included with this product: information about your specific computer
hardware or operating system, or information about your application software. Your best source for this
information is the set of manuals and discs that came with your hardware, operating system, or
application.
Wacom’s philosophy is to continually improve all of its products. As a result, engineering changes and
improvements are made from time to time. Therefore, some changes, modifications, and improvements
may not be covered in this manual.
Go to table of contents. Go to front page.
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ABOUT THE CINTIQ COMPANION HYBRID
The Cintiq Companion Hybrid is an interactive pen and touch display and sketch pad tablet in one device.
It operates in two different modes:
� Desktop Mode. When you connect the Cintiq to a computer using the Windows or Macintosh
operating system, it functions as a display supporting pen and touch input for design and graphics
work. It also can be used to play music from your computer, or for video conferencing.
� Mobile Mode. When the Cintiq is disconnected from your computer, or connected with only the USB
cable, it functions as an Android tablet with its own processor, pen and touch input, and connections to
the Internet and accessory devices. While on the go you can review and edit your work, and access the
Internet, email, and the features and functionality of the Android environment. The Cintiq also features
built-in Bluetooth, GPS, wifi, front and rear cameras, microphones and speaker.
Your Cintiq can be used in landscape or portrait orientation, or lying flat on your desk or in your lap. In
landscape orientation, it can be placed in one of three different inclined positions, using the stand provided.
For transferring data from your Android system to your computer and back, your Cintiq includes a pre-
installed copy of ASTRO File Manager by Metago. ASTRO File Manager lets you move files between the
Cintiq and your computer, connected USB storage devices or cloud locations, and provides other file
management functions.
See Front view and Rear view illustrations for the locations of the Cintiq’s features. For details on
functionality, see Desktop Mode and Mobile Mode.7
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PARTS AND ACCESSORIES
The Cintiq Companion Hybrid and supplied accessories are shown below.
UNPACKING
� Unpack the Cintiq and place it on your desktop, or another work area that is level and stable. Make sure
the surface is flat, clean, and dry. Inventory the items and ensure the box contents are complete.
� Remove any packing materials from the back of the Cintiq and its cabling. Save the packing materials
and box for use when shipping or storing the Cintiq.
Note: If you place the Cintiq face-down for any reason, use a soft, clean cloth or pad under the front of the
display to make sure the screen will not be damaged through contact with another surface.
Pen and
personalization rings
Pen case, replacement nibs
and nib extraction tool
Plug for AC power
adapter
3-in-1 cable
Cloth
Cintiq stand
AC power adapter
and cable
Cintiq Companion Hybrid
Protective sleeve Quick Start Guide
(printed booklet)
Warranty card included
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FRONT VIEW
The features of your Cintiq are illustrated below. It can be configured for either right-handed or left-handed
use, and positioned in one of two landscape orientations or two portrait orientations.
REAR VIEW

ExpressKeys (4)
Center Button
Rocker Ring
Front camera
Power button
USB port
Stand slots
Battery status
LED
Microphone
Headphone jack
MicroSD card
slot
3-in-1 connector
Grip pad
Micro HDMI port
(video out)
Rear camera
Microphone
Speaker9
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ATTACHING THE STAND
In landscape orientation, the Cintiq stand can be used in one of three inclined positions. After attaching the
stand, you can adjust the display incline as follows:
1. Place the Cintiq on a flat, stable surface.
2. Place the stand with the aluminum surface down and the three tabs facing up.
3. Decide which of the incline tabs you want to use.
4. Hold the Cintiq upright so you can see the back.
5. Place the tab at the bottom edge of the stand into the slot in the lower edge of the Cintiq.
6. Keeping the lower tab in its slot, tilt the Cintiq toward the stand and insert the tab into the tab for the
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GETTING STARTED
When you have unpacked your Cintiq and are ready to begin using it, complete the following steps to turn
on your Cintiq and launch the Setup wizard.
Note: You must install the Windows or Macintosh driver for Cintiq to work properly in Desktop mode.
Before you begin, read the Quick Start Guide that is included in the box with your Cintiq.
Make sure your computer meets the following minimum system requirements:
� Windows 7 or 8 (32-bit or 64-bit configurations) or Mac OS X 10.6 or later
� Available USB port
� Available HDMI port
Note: If your computer does not have an HDMI (video out) port, you will need an HDMI adapter to connect
your computer to the Cintiq.
STEP 1: CONNECT THE CINTIQ TO YOUR COMPUTER
Complete the connections from the Cintiq to your computer. Make sure to use the power cable to connect
to an external power source. Refer to the connection diagram.
1. Connect the interface and video plugs of the 3-in-1 cable to the available USB and HDMI ports on your
computer. Note that Wacom recommends connecting the USB cable directly to your computer, and not
to a USB hub attached to your computer.
2. Connect the adapter plug of the 3-in-1 cable to the power adapter.
3. Connect the remaining end of the 3-in-1 cable to the Cintiq.
4. Install the wall plug on the power adapter. Note that the plug can be turned to accommodate different
outlets.
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STEP 2: COMPLETE THE MOBILE MODE SETUP WIZARD
1. When your computer is connected, turn on the Cintiq to launch the Setup Wizard, which will guide you
through the setup and installation process for Mobile Mode.
2. Make sure that you have wifi and Internet access before you begin using the Setup Wizard.
Select the NEXT button at the bottom of the screen with your finger or pen to move through the steps. The
left side of the window display the setup functions, and the right side of the window will list the options for
each function.
Power adapter
3-in-1 cable
Interface and
USB connectors
Adapter plug
Caution
Use only the power adapter provided, or an identical adapter, with your Cintiq. Use of an improper power
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�LANGUAGE. Select your preferred language.
�WELCOME video.
�PEN TO CURSOR ALIGNMENT. This item opens a calibration setup screen.
1. Tap the center of each crosshair with the pen tip. When you have finished, a test screen appears.
2. On the test screen, check the calibration by drawing several times on the screen. If you are satisfied
with the results, click SAVE to accept the calibration. Click RECALIBRATE if you want to repeat the
calibration for any reason. You can recalibrate at any time from the Wacom Desktop Center.14
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�GOOGLE REGISTRATION. This item brings up a box for entering Google account information so you can
register your Cintiq and access Google Play, Google +, Google Wallet, Gmail, and other Google
services.
From this screen, log in to your Google account if you have one. If you do not have a Google account,
you can set one up here. You will need a Google account to access the Play Store.
After you have logged in, you can:
� Select your preferred language if it is not already displayed.
� Set up backup and restore capabilities for your app, store, and device data.
� Provide wallet or credit card information to pay for purchases from Google Play, etc.
� Set location services to use GPS on your Cintiq.
� Set your preferences for services, system updates, etc.
When you have completed your Google settings, click SETUP COMPLETE to return to the Wacom setup
wizard.
�TUTORIALS. Wacom recommends you explore these videos to familiarize yourself with your Cintiq. You
can watch as many videos as you like, or skip them during setup and access them later.
�CONNECT TO PC OR MAC. If you have already connected the Cintiq to your computer as shown in the
diagram above, go on to the next step.
STEP 3: COMPLETE DRIVER INSTALLATION FOR DESKTOP MODE
When Mobile Mode setup is complete, you must install the drivers for operation of your Cintiq in Desktop
Mode. Complete the remaining items in the Setup Wizard:
�INSTALL PC OR MAC SOFTWARE. Follow the instructions and click NEXT.
� After you click NEXT, the Cintiq will switch to Desktop Mode and display your computer’s desktop. Look
for the virtual driver CD INSTALL CCH, which contains the desktop driver software.
On Windows: Follow the prompts to proceed with installation.
On Mac: A new drive will be connected and you will see a CD icon. Click the icon and follow the
prompts to proceed with installation.
Note: You can also download the driver from www.wacom.com.
Wacom recommends rebooting your computer after software installation.
You Cintiq should now be ready for you to use. When you connect it to your computer it will function as a
pen and touch display with access to Desktop Mode features, using the Windows or Mac operating
system. When you disconnect the Cintiq, it will work as a standalone Android tablet with pen and touch
input and access to other Android tablet functions, so you can work on the go.
ROCKER RING AND CENTER BUTTON
In Mobile Mode, the settings for the Rocker Ring buttons and the Center Button are:
� Top and bottom Rocker Ring buttons: adjusts volume up and down.
� Right and left Rocker Ring buttons: adjusts brightness up and down.
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DESKTOP CENTER AND MOBILE CENTER FEATURES
The following table provides an overview of key features and capabilities available in each mode.
Item Desktop Mode Mobile Mode
System requirements Windows 7 or 8 (32 or 64 bit
configurations) or Mac OS X 10.6
& later, HDMI port, USB port
Not applicable
Connection
requirements
1) 3-in-1 connector
2) Cable connecting HDMI, USB
and power
Optional: power; WiFi; Bluetooth;
USB; 3-in-1 connector and cable
connecting only USB and power
Tablet control defaults
Center Button Windows 8: Home
Windows 7: Start
Mac OS 10.6: Switch applications
Mac OS 10.7 or later: Launchpad
Launch web browser. Change
Center Button function in Wacom
Mobile Center
Rocker Ring Top: Undo
Left: Display Toggle
Right: Radial Menu
Bottom: On-screen controls
Right/left: adjust brightness
Top/bottom: adjust volume
ExpressKeys
(top to bottom)
ExpressKey settings
maintained when
changing orientation
Key 1: Shift
Key 2: Ctrl
Key 3: Alt
Key 4: Pan/Scroll
Key 1: Home screen
Key 2: Menu
Key 3: On-screen keyboard
Key 4: Search
Pen and touch input
(may be app-specific)
Pro pen
Art pen
Air brush
Touch gestures
Pressure, tilt, eraser
Pressure, tilt, rotation, eraser
Pressure, tilt, fingerwheel, eraser
Customizable gestures (Windows
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Item Desktop Mode Mobile Mode
Tablet features
Front camera Webcam only Photos and video
Rear camera Not supported Photos and video
Microphone Webcam only Yes
Headphone jack Yes Yes
Speaker Yes Yes
MicroSD card slot Yes Yes
Micro HDMI-out port Not supported Yes
Bluetooth Not supported Yes
GPS Not supported Yes
USB port Storage media, other peripheral
devices
Storage media, other peripheral
devices
Wifi Not supported Yes
Attachable, adjustable
stand
Yes (three angles, landscape
orientation only)
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SETTING UP YOUR WORK AREA
To minimize fatigue, organize your work area to create a comfortable environment. Position the Cintiq, the
pen, and your keyboard for easy access without unnecessary reaching. The pen display and any other
displays should be positioned so you can view them comfortably with a minimum of eyestrain.
Item Desktop Mode Mobile Mode
Customize Open the Wacom Desktop Center
from the Start screen (Windows 8),
the Start menu (Windows 7), or
System Preferences (Mac) for links
to system updates, file
management, control panels,
tutorials and manuals, and related
features.
1) Open the Wacom Mobile Center
from the Android Home screen for
links to system updates, settings,
file management, tutorials, and
related features for the Cintiq.
2) Open Settings from the Android
Home screen for standard Android
settings.
Change tablet
orientation
Set preferences for orientation and
right-handed or left-handed use
from the Wacom Desktop Center.
On the Mac, the orientation must
be set from the Display
Preferences pane.
The orientation automatically
adjusts to tablet position. To disable
it, turn off AUTO-ROTATE in the
Wacom Mobile Center. To lock in an
orientation, open SETTINGS on the
Android Home screen and set
ROTATION LOCK.
Wake from Sleep Press any computer keyboard key Briefly press the Power button
Reboot Briefly press the Power button Press the Power button until the
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MOBILE MODE
The Cintiq Mobile Mode uses the Android operating system. It is the mode you are using when the Cintiq is
not connected to your computer with the 3-in-1 cable or the HDMI connector. When in Mobile Mode, the
Cintiq will function as an Android tablet with pen and touch input capability.
When you are using the Cintiq in Mobile Mode, connect the cable from the power adapter directly into the
3-in-1 connector if you want to charge the Cintiq.
Note: The use of some HDMI adapters can cause the Cintiq to switch to Desktop mode even if it is not
connected to a computer, and your screen will be blank. If this happens, unplug your adapter or 3-in-1
cable to switch your Cintiq to Mobile Mode.
If the Lock icon appears on the screen, slide the icon toward the right to unlock the Cintiq.
PEN AND TOUCH
Pen and touch in Mobile Mode function much the same as in Desktop Mode. In some instances, Mobile
Mode applications may not support all pen features.
Touch is disabled when the pen is brought within proximity of the screen (approximately 5 mm or 0.2 inch).
For a list of Android touch gestures, see http://developer.android.com/design/patterns/gestures.html. This
site also provides descriptions of Android settings, navigation, notifications, and related functions.
FILE MANAGEMENT
To copy or move files directly to or from your computer, connect the 3-in-1 cable to your Cintiq and
connect only the USB cable to your computer. Cintiq will remain in Mobile Mode.
In Mobile Mode, you can manage your files in two different ways:
� ASTRO File Manager, created by Metago, is pre-installed on your Cintiq. ASTRO File Manager allows
you to move your files between the Cintiq, your computer, USB devices, and cloud locations. You can
transfer, copy, delete, rename, sort, create new folders and directories, and perform other functions
with your files and photos.
� When you connect the Cintiq to your computer, drives and devices will appear on your screen. You can
move files from these devices between your computer and the Cintiq using drag and drop.
For detailed instructions on using ASTRO File Manager, go to www.metago.net and click on ASTRO File
Manager Getting Started Guide at the bottom of the page. ASTRO FILE MANAGER can be launched by
selecting FILE MANAGEMENT in the Wacom Mobile Center, or you can launch it from your Home screen.
USING THE WACOM MOBILE CENTER
Wacom Mobile Center is a Mobile Mode application that allows you to change settings, use Android apps,
register and update your system, and select options for file management. You can also access product
support, and product-related web sites.
The items on the left side of the Wacom Mobile Center screen allow you to make selections or set options
from the associated lists on the right side of the screen.
If your Cintiq is connected to your computer and then disconnected, the Cintiq will switch to Mobile mode.
You can open the Wacom Mobile Center from the Wacom Center icon on the Home screen.
To make additional customizations and settings changes for your Android system, select the Settings app
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The following options are available from the Wacom Mobile Center:
�USEFUL APPS.
�FILE MANAGEMENT. Launches ASTRO File Manager, which helps you manage your content and files,
including pictures, music, videos or documents, on your Cintiq and your computer via networking.
You can also use ASTRO File Manager with popular cloud services such as Facebook Photo
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�CREATIVE APPS. Launches Wacom Creative Canvas, Wacom Manga Canvas, or other apps that will
enhance your creativity. These apps can also be launched from the Android Home screen.
In CREATIVE APPS you can select WACOM RECOMMENDS to access a list of useful Android apps.
�SYSTEM UPDATE. The system will inform you when a software update is available, and provides options
for downloading and installing the update. You may also select a checkbox that will automatically
monitor the system for new updates, and show a notification when a new update is available.
�DEVICE.
�AUTO-ROTATE SCREEN. Setting this slider to ON causes the display to change to the correct
orientation if you change the position of the Cintiq. You can also set this preference from the Home
screen.
�CENTER BUTTON. Select your preferred function for the Center Button. The default for the Center
Button is to launch the web browser. You can set the function to launch a web browser, the Wacom
Mobile Center, ASTRO File Manager, a camera app or custom app available on your system, take a
screen shot, or perform other functions.
�PEN TO CURSOR ALIGNMENT. This option will open the pen calibration utility used in the Setup wizard.
See Step 2: Complete the Mobile Mode Setup wizard.
�ADVANCED SETTINGS.
�SHOW VIRTUAL DESKTOP DRIVER CD. Use this option to install Desktop Mode drivers if you did not
complete installation in the Setup Wizard, or if you want to reinstall the drivers at a later time.
�ENABLE PC CONNECTIVITY VIA ADB. This item is checked to ensure notifications between the
Cintiq and the computer.
� HELP & SUPPORT.
�REGISTRATION. Click the registration link to access the Wacom product registration site.
�USER MANUALS. Allows you to access this manual and the Important Product Information document,
which provides specifications, warranty, and related information.
�TUTORIALS. Allows you to access instructional videos that will help you begin using your Cintiq, and
learn more about how to work with it.
�SUPPORT. This option allows you to access the Wacom Support site for help with your Cintiq.
�SOCIAL MEDIA AND FORUMS. This option allows you to launch additional web sites that will help you
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BATTERY STATUS AND OPERATION
The battery status LED on the Cintiq indicates battery conditions as follows:
Battery status is displayed on the Wacom Desktop Center, the Mobile Center, and on the task bar on the
Mobile screen. You will receive notifications if the battery charge falls to a low level. Completely discharging
the battery will cause the Cintiq to shut down.
If the battery’s operating temperature becomes too hot or too cold, you will receive a notification. If the
battery is too hot and your Cintiq is connected to an external power source, unplug the Cintiq. If you
believe you have a problem with battery operation and are not able to resolve it, please contact Wacom
Support.
To protect and maximize the life of your battery:
� Operate and store your Cintiq at room temperature.
� Do not allow your battery to be completely discharged.
� Do not ignore low-battery notifications.
� Wacom recommends that you keep the power cable connected when working in Desktop Mode, so the
battery charge does not get too low.
� If you will not be using your Cintiq for an extended period of time, charge the battery before your final
use. Restart the Cintiq once every month or so and check the battery status icon. Charge the battery
again if it is very low.
� Do not attempt to remove, repair, replace, or alter your Cintiq’s battery. If you have a problem with the
battery, please contact Wacom Support for your region.
Make sure the power cable is connected when you are in Desktop Mode.
Also see Battery specifications.
Status LED
Off Off
Charging Amber
Fully charged With AC power: Green Without AC power: Off
Low battery With AC power: Amber Without AC power: Red
(battery is below 10%)
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DESKTOP MODE
Desktop Mode is enabled when the Cintiq is connected to your computer with the 3-in-1 cable, and the
software for PC or Mac operation has been installed (see Getting Started).
Wacom Desktop Center will launch automatically after the Mac or PC driver has been installed. See The
Wacom Desktop Center.
Note: The use of some HDMI adapters can cause the Cintiq to switch to Desktop mode even if it is not
connected to a computer, and your screen will be blank. If this happens, unplug your adapter or 3-in-1
cable to switch your Cintiq to Mobile Mode.
CONFIGURING FOR HANDEDNESS
During the installation process at the end of the Setup wizard, you were prompted to choose a default
configuration, based on whether you are right-handed or left-handed. The configuration you chose was
used to determine the default settings for the ExpressKeys. In general, you will want the ExpressKeys on
the same side as your non-dominant hand. If you are right-handed, position your ExpressKeys on the left.
Put them on the right if you are left-handed.
You can use the Wacom Desktop Center to reconfigure your Cintiq for a left-handed or right-handed user at
any time. The ExpressKeys will change automatically to adjust to the new settings.
THE WACOM DESKTOP CENTER
The Wacom Desktop Center is a utility that lets you select settings for your Cintiq, learn more about how to
use it, and connect to related web sites. After the driver for Desktop Mode is installed, you can access the
Desktop Center at any time from the Start screen in Windows 8 or the Start menu in Windows 7, or from
System Preferences on the Mac. Select from the activities on the left side of the screen to see the options
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The following options are available from the Wacom Desktop Center:
�SOFTWARE UPDATES. If software updates are available, you will see a notification message. Click on
WACOM SOFTWARE UPDATES to view Cintiq driver updates for Desktop Mode. Click on the update you
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�DEVICE.
�ORIENTATION. During driver installation, you were asked to select a setting for either right-handed or
left-handed use. This item allows you to reset that value, and to select a separate orientation for
your Cintiq if you would like to do so.
Note: On a Mac the orientation must be set from the Display Preference pane. A link to the pane
location is provided under this option.
�DISPLAY. This item allows you to set display characteristics such as brightness, contrast, color
temperature, etc.
�PEN, TOUCH & BUTTONS.
�TOUCH ON/OFF. Select the radio button for turning Cintiq touch on or off.
�PEN, TOUCH & BUTTON SETTINGS. This option will access the Wacom Tablet control panel settings for
the following features:
� Pen. See Customizing the pen. For a general description of pen use, see Pen features and Using
the pen.
� Touch. See Setting multi-touch options and Customizing multi-touch. For a general description
of multi-touch use, see The multi-touch feature.
� ExpressKeys. See ExpressKeys, Rocker Ring, and Center Button.
� Rocker Ring and Center Button. See ExpressKeys, Rocker Ring, and Center Button.
�PEN TO SCREEN CURSOR ALIGNMENT. See Calibrating the Cintiq.
�HELP & SUPPORT.
�REGISTRATION. Click the registration link to access the Wacom product registration site.
�USER MANUALS. This heading allows you to access manuals and product information for your Cintiq.
The Important Product Information document provides specifications, warranty, and related
information.
�TUTORIALS. This option allows you to select instructional videos that will help you begin using your
Cintiq, and learn more about how to work with it. If you have a wifi connection you can access
product information and instructional videos from the website at any time.
�SUPPORT. This option allows you to access the Wacom Support site for help with your Cintiq.
�SOCIAL MEDIA AND FORUMS. This option provides links to social media sites that contain Wacom
pages that you may find helpful.
The Wacom Desktop Center screen also shows battery status in the upper right corner of the Wacom
Desktop Center screen. It shows whether the battery is charging, the percentage of the charge, and any
other notices about the battery. If a battery notification shows a low charge, you will need to connect it to a
power source.
If a Not Connected indicator appears, go to the Wacom Mobile Center and enable PC CONNECTIVITY under
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PEN FEATURES
Important:
� Use only the pen that came with your product, or a Wacom accessory pen specified for use with
Cintiq. Other pens may not function properly, or may damage the screen.
� Do not use felt nibs on your Cintiq, as they could scratch the screen.
� When not in use, place the pen in the pen case, or lay it flat on your desk. To maintain the sensitivity
of your pen, do not store it in a container where it will rest on the tip or eraser. Improper storage may
damage pen tip pressure sensor(s).
Side switch: The pen comes equipped with a customizable side
switch. It has two functions that can be selected by rocking the switch
in either direction. You can use the side switch whenever the pen tip is
within proximity (5 mm (0.2 inch)) of the screen surface.
You do not need to touch the pen tip to the display surface in order to
use the switch.
In Desktop Mode, by default the upper switch is set to DOUBLE
CLICK, and the lower switch is set to RIGHT CLICK. You can customize
or disable the switch functions using the Wacom Tablet control panel.
Pen tip (replaceable nib): The pen activates as soon as it is brought
within proximity of the Cintiq’s screen. This allows you to position
the screen cursor without touching the pen tip to the screen.
When pressure is applied to the pen tip, the pen simulates a primary
mouse button click. Tip click pressure can be adjusted in the
Wacom Tablet control panel.
Eraser: When brought within proximity of the Cintiq’s screen, the
tablet portion of the display reports the pen location. Pressure
information is reported as you press down on the eraser. By
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USING THE PEN
The cordless, battery-free pen senses the amount of pressure and tilt you apply to the tip. There are four
basic techniques for using the pen: pointing, clicking, double-clicking, and dragging. If you are unfamiliar
with using the pen, see the following pages.
Holding the pen
The multi-touch feature
Clicking
Dragging
Working with pressure sensitivity
Drawing with tilt
HOLDING THE PEN
Hold the pen like you would a normal pen or pencil. Adjust your grip so that the side switch is in a
convenient location where you can toggle it with your thumb or forefinger. Be careful not to accidentally
press the switch while drawing or positioning with the pen.
Place the pen within easy reach while you work. When not in use, place the pen in the pen case, or lay it flat
on your desk.
Important: To maintain the sensitivity of your input tools, do not store them in a container where they will
rest on their tip or eraser. Improper storage may damage the pen tip pressure sensor(s).
If you are working in a multi-user
environment or otherwise want to
personalize your pen, unscrew the tip
cone and replace the colored ring with
one of another color (included).
You can customize the pen settings at
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POSITIONING
To position the screen cursor, move the pen slightly above the Cintiq screen without touching the screen
surface. Press the pen tip on the screen to make a selection.
Note: Calibrating the Cintiq ensures correct alignment of the screen cursor with the pen tip.
In Desktop Mode, if the screen cursor does not jump to a position near the pen tip when you place the pen
on the screen, the Cintiq software driver may not be installed or is not loading. Install the driver software if
necessary.
For Mobile Mode calibration, see Mobile Mode.
CLICKING
Tap the screen once with the pen tip, or touch it to the screen with enough pressure to register a click.
To double click, press the upper side switch (when set to DOUBLE CLICK), or quickly tap the screen twice in
the same place with the pen tip.
ERASING
In supported applications the pen eraser works like the eraser on a pencil. In text applications, use the
eraser to select text and then lift the eraser from the Cintiq screen to delete the text.
Visit the Wacom website to learn about applications that support the eraser. See product information. If the
eraser is not supported in an application, you can still use it for positioning, drawing, or annotation.
DRAGGING
Select an object, then slide the pen tip across the screen to move the object.
WORKING WITH PRESSURE SENSITIVITY
The pen responds to the nuance and inflection of your hand movements, enabling you to create natural-
looking pen and brush strokes within applications that support this feature.
To draw, ink, or write with pressure sensitivity, move the pen along the screen surface while applying
various amounts of pressure downward on the tip of the pen. Press hard for thick lines or dense color.
Press gently for thin lines or softer color. Some applications require that you first select a pressure-sensitive
tool from the application tool palette. To adjust tip feel, see adjusting tip feel and double-click.
Visit the Wacom website to learn about applications that support pressure. See product information.
DRAWING WITH TILT
The Cintiq recognizes when you tilt the pen from vertical to incline positions. Tilt can be used to control line
shape and thickness in supported applications.
Visit the Wacom website to learn about applications that support tilt. See product information.28
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EXPRESSKEYS, ROCKER RING, AND CENTER BUTTON
You can use the ExpressKeys, Rocker Ring and Center Button to perform frequently used functions or
keystrokes, or to modify your pen or other input tool properties as you work.
The four positions of the Rocker Ring (left, right, top and bottom) can be set and used just like
ExpressKeys. The Center Button can be programmed to perform a specific function. For example, you can:
� Set a key to a commonly used keyboard shortcut, file or application.
� If you cannot, or prefer not to, use the side switches on your pen, you can set a key to right-click or
double-click.
� Choose from any of the other available functions. See Customizing the ExpressKeys for details.
Default settings for ExpressKeys, Rocker Ring and Center Button are shown below. Right-handed
configuration is shown. For left-handed configuration, the ExpressKey settings are swapped (or flipped)
from left to right.
Important: Some applications can override and control the ExpressKey or Rocker Ring functions.
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THE MULTI-TOUCH FEATURE
Your Cintiq Companion Hybrid provides interactive multi-touch functions, which enable you to interact with
a computer using only your fingertips on the pen display screen surface.
You can use touch on the pen display as you would on any other Mac, Windows or Android device.
For Windows and Mac gestures, refer to the Wacom Gesture Guide at www.wacom.com/en/support/
manuals.
For Android gestures, see http://developer.android.com/design/patterns/gestures.html. This site also
provides descriptions of Android settings, navigation, notifications, and related functions.
Some settings to customize touch are only available when working in Desktop Mode. These exceptions are
noted in the descriptions.
� When using touch, you can generally position your fingers as far apart as is comfortable. However,
placing your fingers too close together may be interpreted by the pen display as input from a single
finger, or it may confuse which finger initiated or performed an action or gesture. Your fingers must
remain within the active area of the screen surface.
� Experiment with touch to see what works best for you. Take care to prevent accidental touches on the
display screen when making gestures. For example, if your small finger touches the display screen
surface when zooming or scrolling, you may trigger an unanticipated right-click.
Note: For product models that support both pen and multi-touch, you can simultaneously work with the
pen and touch in supporting applications. The pen has priority over touch whenever the pen tip is
within proximity of the pen display screen. Lift the pen and your hand away from the display screen
surface to enable touch.
Selecting multi-touch
Customizing multi-touch
Testing multi-touch
SELECTING MULTI-TOUCH
Touch can be enabled or disabled in Desktop Mode, or assigned to an ExpressKey. Touch can also be
enabled in the TOUCH OPTIONS or STANDARD GESTURES tab from the Wacom Tablet control panel.
Touch is always enabled in Mobile Mode. However, if the pen tip is within the proximity area of the screen
(approximately 5 millimeters, or 0.20 inch), touch is disabled as long as the pen tip in within proximity.30
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You can also customize touch functions with the ExpressKeys, Rocker Ring, and Center Button. See Pen
features.
Notes:
� Two-finger actions and gestures apply primarily to the Mac.
� Although some gestures may be similar, Windows systems use the Windows standard two-finger
gestures by default. For a consistent experience across applications, select the USE WACOM gestures
option in the Wacom Tablet control panel T OUCH OPTIONS tab.31
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CUSTOMIZING MULTI-TOUCH
In Desktop Mode, you can use the Wacom Tablet control panel to customize your product for the way you
like to use multi-touch. Select the TOUCH icon in the TOOL list. Then select an appropriate tab to customize,
and change settings using the available options. See also selecting multi-touch.
Control panel overview
Setting multi-touch options
Application-specific settings
Working with multiple monitors
SETTING MULTI-TOUCH OPTIONS
In Desktop Mode, you can set your Cintiq for touch by selecting the STANDARD GESTURES tab on a Mac, or
the TOUCH OPTIONS or MY GESTURES tab in Windows 8 or Windows 7.
On the two tabs below, position the screen cursor over a touch option to see a static image of that function.
If you do not choose a specific option to view, the control panel will display each option sequentially, from
top to bottom. Available options may vary, depending on your operating system and version.
See also selecting multi-touch and customizing multi-touch.
In Windows 8 or Windows 7:
Enable touch by clicking the box.
Choose an option to use Windows standard
gestures or Wacom gestures. The default is to
use Windows gestures.
This is a global option and will apply to all of
your applications.
Tip:Choose USE WACOM GESTURES for a
consistent touch experience across
applications.32
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You can create custom touch gestures by selecting the MY GESTURES tab.

On a Mac: Enable touch by clicking the box.
So that you can work in different ways, some
functions (such as a right-click) can be
performed using different actions or gestures.
In Windows: The MY GESTURES tab is visible if
you select the USE WACOM GESTURES option in
the TOUCH OPTIONS tab.
Multi-touch gestures are modified based on
your selection from the drop-down menus, and
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TESTING MULTI-TOUCH
If you encounter problems with multi-touch:
1. Make sure the Cintiq is powered on.
2. Check the assigned touch functions or reset them to their default conditions.
3. Attempt to move the screen cursor by touching your finger in different places on the display screen
surface. Touch to select an item.
4. If you are in Desktop Mode, open the Wacom Tablet control panel and click on the ABOUT button. In the
dialog box that appears, click DIAGNOSE… The DIAGNOSTICS dialog box shows dynamic information
about the pen display and tools, and appropriate information for touch-sensitive product models.
When you are done, click the CLOSE button to exit the dialog box.
WORKING WITH MULTIPLE MONITORS
When working with Cintiq and additional monitors on the same system, the screen cursor movement on the
standard monitors will be affected by your system configuration, and on the hardware specifications of the
monitor you are using.
If a second monitor is connected in mirror mode, both the Cintiq and the other monitor will show identical
images and screen cursor movement.
If you are using the Cintiq with other monitors in extended monitor mode, you have several options for
navigating on the other monitors:
� Set an ExpressKey, Rocker Ring or pen side switch to the DISPLAY TOGGLE function. You can then press
the button to toggle the screen cursor between the Cintiq and your other displays.
For example, the Cintiq can be used as a pen display where the screen cursor is positioned at the pen
tip location on the screen. Display Toggle enables you to use the Cintiq as a standard Wacom tablet so
the screen cursor can be moved across the entire desktop or additional displays.
� Set a pen side switch or an ExpressKey to MODE TOGGLE. You can then quickly switch between pen
mode for working on the Cintiq and mouse mode for working on another monitor.
You can also purchase an Intuos tablet and use it to work on the other monitors in pen mode. The pen will
work on both the Cintiq and the tablet.
WACOM DISPLAY SETTINGS
In Desktop mode, the Wacom Display Settings software utility allows you to optimize a variety of Cintiq
display settings for Windows 8, Window 7, or Mac. You can customize these settings from DISPLAY in the
Wacom Desktop Center.
You can also access the settings in the Wacom control panel:
Windows 8: From the Windows 8 Start screen, click the WACOM TABLET PROPERTIES tile. If you are using the
Windows 8 Classic Desktop, press the Windows key on your keyboard, or select the Windows icon in the
Charms bar, to access the Start screen.
Windows 7: Click on the START menu choose ALL PROGRAMS, click WACOM TABLET and then WACOM DISPLAY
SETTINGS option.
Mac: Open SYSTEM PREFERENCES from the Apple menu or from the APPLICATIONS folder, then click on the
WACOM T ABLET icon.34
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Allows you to
choose a display if
you are working
with more than one
Cintiq.
Displays the
Advanced dialog.
Independently adjusts
the red, blue, and green
color values. Changes
you manually make
to the color settings
will override the color
profile settings.
Adjusts pen display
brightness and
contrast.
Resets Wacom
Display Settings
choices to their
previous settings.
Enables you to adjust
the Cintiq color
temperature, in
degrees Kelvin. The
default is 6500K.
Resizes the image to
fill the whole screen.
Resizes the image to
fill as much of the
screen as possible
while maintaining the
correct aspect ratio.
Returns the display
parameters of the
current mode to their
factory default
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CUSTOMIZING YOUR CINTIQ
In Desktop Mode, you can customize your Cintiq and adjust input tool settings.
Advanced users can learn how to further optimize the Cintiq by creating application-specific settings.
Control panel overview
Calibrating the Cintiq
Customizing the pen
Customizing the ExpressKeys
Customizing the Rocker Ring and Center Button
Button functions
Using and customizing the Radial Menu
Working with Display Toggle
Application-specific settings
Working with multiple tools
Renaming the tablet in the tablet list
MANAGING YOUR CONTROL PANEL SETTINGS
You can begin customizing the Cintiq after opening the control panel. See control panel overview.
User-specific preferences are supported. After logging on, each user can customize their personal settings
in the Wacom Tablet control panel. Switching to another user will load the settings for that user.
EXPRESS VIEW AND SETTINGS
Express View displays the setting of any ExpressKey, Rocker Ring button, or the Center Button. When
Express View is enabled and you click any key, you will see the setting for that key appear in the upper left
corner of the screen. The Express View display closes approximately 1 second after you release the
ExpressKey.
The Settings screen, which displays all the settings for ExpressKeys, Rocker Ring, Center Button, and pen,
will display when you click a key assigned to the SETTINGS option. This screen will also display an icon that
indicates whether Touch is On or Off. You also change the settings from this screen by tapping the item you
want to change with your pen or finger. This will open the appropriate panel on the Control Panel and you
can change the setting there.
To enable Express View:
1. Check the SHOW EXPRESS VIEW checkbox on the ExpressKeys or Rocker Ring tab of the control panel.
2. Press any ExpressKey or Rocker Ring button to see its setting in the upper left corner of the screen.
To use Settings:
1. Assign the SETTINGS function to one of the ExpressKeys or Rocker Ring buttons.
2. To see the settings for all ExpressKeys, Rocker Ring buttons, pen, and touch, click the key assigned to
SETTINGS.
3. To change a setting, tap the item you want to change to open the Control Panel, then select the new
setting for that item.
4. To disable SETTINGS, make sure that the SETTINGS function is not assigned to any of the ExpressKeys or
Rocker Ring buttons.36
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CONTROL PANEL OVERVIEW
When you are working in Desktop Mode, you can use the Wacom Tablet control panel to customize your
Cintiq and your pen. When you open the control panel, an icon for the pen or other input tool is displayed in
the TOOL list. The appropriate tabs are displayed.
To open the Control Panel:
Windows 8: From the Windows 8 Start screen, click the WACOM TABLET PROPERTIES tile. If you are using the
Windows 8 Classic Desktop, press the Windows key on your keyboard, or select the Windows icon in the
Charms bar, to access the Start screen.
Windows 7: Click on the Windows START button and choose ALL PROGRAMS, then select WACOM TABLET and
choose the WACOM T ABLET PROPERTIES option.
Macintosh: Open SYSTEM PREFERENCES from the Apple menu or from the APPLICATIONS folder, then click on
the WACOM TABLET icon.
Note: After logging in, each user can customize their personal settings in the Wacom Tablet control panel.
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Tabs display
customizable
settings for the
selected TOOL
Displays
information dialog,
and option to
DIAGNOSE… your
product.
Resets the selected
tab to its default
settings.
Icons represent your pen display (TABLET),
TOOL, and APPLICATION settings.
Choose FUNCTIONS to
customize the
ExpressKey and
Radial Menu
settings. Display
Toggle options are
available on multiple
monitor systems.
Choose PRO PEN to
customize the pen
settings. The icon is
available after you
have used a pen on
the pen display.
Displays Advanced options Downloads or
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Tool Tips are available for most control panel items. Position the screen cursor over an item and let it rest
there. The appropriate Tool Tip will pop up in a few moments.
Your keyboard tab and arrow keys can also be used to navigate the control panel.
Control panel lists and tabs: The control panel TABLET, T OOL, and APPLICATION lists allow you to select the
display, tablet, tool, or application for which you want to change settings.
Note: The APPLICATION list is optional. It is not necessary to select or add applications in order to customize
your tool(s).
CUSTOMIZING CINTIQ FUNCTIONS
To customize the interactive Cintiq, open the Wacom Tablet control panel and select the FUNCTIONS icon in
the TOOL list. Select a tab to customize, and change settings using the available options.
To customize, make changes to the tab controls. Experiment with different settings to find what works best
for you. Any changes you make will take effect immediately. Click DEFAULT to return to the factory settings.
The TABLET list displays an icon for any
supported pen display or tablet that has been
installed on your system and is currently
connected. All settings shown below the list
apply to the selected pen display or tablet.
� The control panel will not launch unless a
supported pen display or tablet is connected
to the computer.
� Settings can only be viewed or changed for
an attached pen display or tablet.
� A pen display or tablet cannot be deleted
from the control panel list unless it is
attached to the computer.
See also installing multiple tablets and renaming
the tablet in the tablet list.
Current selections are highlighted.
The TOOL list displays icons for the Cintiq FUNCTIONS and for the different tools that have been used.
To customize settings for a tool, click on its icon in the T OOL list. The appropriate tabs will be displayed. See
customizing the expresskeys and customizing the pen.
Note: The pen will be automatically added to the TOOL list when first used on the Cintiq, and functions using the
default settings.
See also working with multiple tools.
Use the APPLICATION list to define TOOL settings that apply only to a specific application. See application-
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CALIBRATING THE CINTIQ
For optimum performance, you must calibrate the Cintiq to align the screen cursor with the position of the
pen on the screen. This is required to compensate for viewing angle, and to adjust for parallax. Place the
Cintiq in its working position, then follow this procedure.
Tip: To see the screen cursor slightly offset from the actual position of the pen tip, calibrate by clicking on
a spot showing that offset from the crosshairs. For example, to have the screen cursor appear 2.5
mm (1/10th of an inch) above and to the left of the pen tip, calibrate by clicking on a spot 2.5 mm (1/
10th of an inch) below and to the right of the crosshairs.
1. Open the Wacom Tablet control panel.
If more than one tablet or pen display is
installed on your system, select the pen
display you are working with from the
TABLET list.
2. Select PRO PEN from the TOOL list.
Then select the CALIBRATE tab.
3. If you are working with multiple monitors,
select the MONITOR corresponding to
your Cintiq. Only monitors that are set to
one of the resolutions supported by the
Cintiq will appear in the list.
4. Click CALIBRATE… to activate the
calibration screen.
5. Hold the pen and position yourself as
you normally do when working with the
Cintiq. Use the pen tip to click on the
center of the crosshairs in the upper-left
corner.
6. Then click on the center of the crosshairs
that are displayed in the upper-right,
lower left, and lower right corners.
7. Test the alignment by positioning the pen
at a few different points on the display.
Click OK to accept the calibration.
Click TRY AGAIN to recalibrate.
To make sure that Windows Ink features are available and
function correctly when you work with your pen in
Windows applications such as MS Office, click the USE
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CUSTOMIZING THE PEN
Use the pen when opening the Wacom Tablet control panel. The pen will be selected in the T OOL list and the
appropriate tabs will be displayed. If not selected, choose the pen from the T OOL list. Select a tab and
choose from the available options.
Wacom offers a number of optional pens, such as the Art Pen and Airbrush, that are compatible for use
with the Cintiq.
� The Art Pen features a pressure-sensitive tip and eraser, as well as sensitivity to tilt and rotation.
Rotating the barrel in supporting applications creates a unique effect.
� The Airbrush is a true digital airbrush. It features a pressure-sensitive tip and eraser, tilt sensitivity, and a
fingerwheel to control the application of digital paint.
These tools are fully supported in the Wacom driver software. They will appear in the TOOL list of the
Wacom Tablet control panel after you touch the Cintiq’s screen with the tip of the tool. The control panel
will update to show the new tool and the options available for customization.
In supporting applications you can adjust the functionality of the Art Pen rotation or the Airbrush
fingerwheel within the application. See the documentation that came with your application for details.
To learn more about these and other optional tools that can be used with Cintiq, visit the Wacom web site
for your region. You can also learn about applications that currently support the advanced features of these
tools, and find out how to order additional pens.
Adjusting eraser feel
Adjusting tip feel and double-click
Advanced tip and eraser pressure settings
Application-specific settings
Customizing tilt sensitivity
Customizing pen buttons41
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ADJUSTING TIP FEEL AND DOUBLE-CLICK
To adjust the tip sensitivity of your pen, select the PEN tab.
Customizes the amount of pressure
needed to click, draw, or ink.
To create broad brush strokes or to click
with a light touch, use a SOFT tip setting.
For maximum control while drawing thin
lines, use a FIRM tip setting.
With your screen cursor positioned over
an empty area of the control panel, press
down on the pen screen with your pen
tip. Use the pressure bar to determine
how hard you must press on the pen to
reach maximum pressure.
Click to further customize the tip sensitivity.
Tips:
� Use a soft TIP FEEL for a wider range of pressure values in most pressure-sensitive applications.
� In some applications a soft pressure setting can make the pen overreact so that slight pressure on the pen
will be magnified on the screen. If you experience this, try a firmer TIP FEEL setting.
� To make double-clicking easier, expand the tap area that accepts a double-click (the double-click distance).
� A large double-click distance may cause a delay at the beginning of brush strokes in some drawing
applications. This may also cause a delay at the beginning of a drag action or inking stroke. If you notice
such effects, try setting a smaller double-click distance and using the side switch to double-click. You can
also set an ExpressKey to double-click.
Adjusts the size of the double-click
area. Drag slider to OFF if you do not
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ADJUSTING ERASER FEEL
To adjust the eraser sensitivity of your pen, select the ERASER tab.
ADVANCED TIP AND ERASER PRESSURE SETTINGS
To further customize tip or eraser pressure settings, select the PEN or ERASER tab and click on the
CUSTOMIZE… button. Options within the PEN FEEL DETAILS dialog box enable you to independently change
the tip or eraser pressure sensitivity and click threshold settings.
Important: In the PEN and ERASER tabs, these settings are adjusted simultaneously with the TIP FEEL
or ERASER FEEL slider, which override the advanced pressure settings.
Customizes the amount of
pressure needed to erase.
Click to further customize
the eraser sensitivity.
With your screen cursor positioned over an
empty area of the control panel, press down
on the Cintiq’s screen with your pen eraser.
Use the pressure bar to determine how hard
you must press on the eraser to reach
maximum pressure.
Select the function to perform
when using the eraser.
Using your pen tip
or eraser, make
several strokes
within the box to
test the results of
your changes.
Graphically displays the selected pressure
sensitivity curve and click threshold settings.
Move the pressure controls to change the
sensitivity curve.
�CLICK THRESHOLD determines the amount
of force required to register pressure or
generate a tip click.
� Use the SENSITIVITY control to change the
slope of the

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