How to Utilize the ExpressKeys Function on the Wacom


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Taking advantage of ExpressKeys

If you are a keyboard shortcut fanatic like I am, you'll love ExpressKeys, and even if you're not, I think you will find them highly useful. ExpressKeys' primary advantage is that, unlike the keyboard, they are located right on the surface of the tablet. They remind me a lot of the types of on-steering wheel controls you may find on autos these days. By their convenient location, they quickly become an extension of your hands while allowing you to stay focused on the display and your work.

Let's take a look at the actual Wacom driver here and make sure we're in ExpressKeys, and the other thing you want to be sure of is if I didn't pay attention up here, I could start to assign this and it would be assigned to all other by default. We must make sure we've selected Photoshop as our target for these particular shortcuts. What I want to do is use this bottom express key, and right now it's currently assigned to Pan/Scroll. I want to change that, so I'm going...

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

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