How to setup wacom tablet in ubuntu?

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If you have read the medium wacom article and still confused, don’t worry.Here are easy steps to install wacom tablet in ubuntu

  1. Open a terminal in ubuntu (control+alt+T) and run the following piece of code one by one.
    sudo add-apt-repository ppa:doctormo/wacom-plus
    sudo apt-get update
    sudo apt-get dist-upgrade
  2. Download the latest release of wacom from here. On the page, click on release page which will take you to the download page.release pages
  3. You can also skip the previous line and download the package from here. https://github.com/linuxwacom/input-wacom/releases/download/input-wacom-0.44.0/input-wacom-0.44.0.tar.bz2
  4. Unzip the file.
  5. If the unzipped file is in your Downloads folder with folder name input-wacom-0.44.0, follow the steps below.
  6. Go to the Downloads folder.
    cd Downloads
    

     

  7. Go to the input wacom folder.
    cd input-wacom-0.44.0

     

  8. Run this command.
    if test -x ./autogen.sh; then ./autogen.sh; else ./configure; fi && make && sudo make install || echo "Build Failed"

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  9. Now restart your computer. Your wacom device is ready to be used in ubuntu.

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