Improve Application Interaction with Wacom's Radial Menu


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Improving application interaction with the radial menu

Hmmm, let's see, ExpressKeys, the Touch Ring, the Side Switch, that's a lot of different ways to relive your keyboard of shortcut duty. Yet the keyboard remains the undisputed king of non-menu oriented workflow enhancement. Why? Well, as an example, there are a total of only 14 hardwired keyboard replacement options available on the popular medium-sized Intuos5, compared to the hundreds of possible combinations available on a standard keyboard.

While some folks thrive on keyboard shortcuts, myself included, they do require memorization of often arcane key combinations. This is where the Radial Menu comes into play, as we'll see. So to get started with the Radial Menu, we first need to assign a key to it, one of the ExpressKeys, so that we can call it up. So let's start with that, we'll jump over to our Wacom panel, and I want to go to my ExpressKeys, and in this case I'll just use this fourth key, the one that's immediately below the Radial Menu.

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Improving application interaction with the radial menu
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Improving application interaction with the radial menu provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by John Derry as part of the Wacom Essential Training

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3D + Animation Design Photography
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Wacom
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