Setting up the Cintiq


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Setting up the Cintiq

It's important to install the hardware before installing the software, or else your Cintiq may not work properly. The first thing you want to do is open up the display back panels and check the connections. If they're not tight, tighten them. On the back of the base, there is a panel that you have to unscrew. Inside, you'll find multiple cable options for your video input. Choose the input cable appropriate for your video card. In this case, we're using the DVI cable. There are some minimum system requirements.

For Windows, it must be Windows 7 or later, 32 or 64-bit configuration, DVI, DisplayPort, or VGA port, available USB port and CD-ROM drive. For the Mac operating system, you'll need Mac OS X version 10.5.8 or later, Intel-based platforms only are supported. You'll need a DVI, DisplayPort, or VGA port, or an appropriate Mini DisplayPort to DVI Adapter, an available USB port and a CD-ROM drive.

To begin the setup of your hardware, first turn off the computer. Th...

Setting up the Cintiq
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Setting up the Cintiq provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by John Derry as part of the Wacom Essential Training

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