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Opening the right-click menu with a tablet stylus

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Opening the right-click menu with a tablet stylus Tomaž Šolc 15 Feb 18:09
  Opening the right-click menu with a tablet stylus budafuko 01 Dec 10:14
Tomaž Šolc
2019-02-15 18:09:42 UTC (almost 2 years ago)

Opening the right-click menu with a tablet stylus

Hi

I've noticed that when using a tablet stylus it's very hard to get the menu by right-clicking the canvas. It works fine with a mouse, or if I'm very careful to keep the stylus tip still while clicking the button on it. However most of the time the menu just doesn't show up. Right-clicking the stylus works as expected elsewhere in GIMP (like the Layers list for example) and in other applications.

Using the menu bar or the little menu icon in the upper-left window corner is fine, but I just find right-clicking more convenient.

I'm guessing that GIMP registers my right-clicks as click-and-drag instead of just clicks. Is there some setting I can adjust to decrease the sensitivity to right-click dragging? I'm not even sure what function right-click-and-drag on canvas has in GIMP. It doesn't seem to do anything.

I'm using GIMP 2.8.18 on Debian Stretch.

Thanks Tomaž

2020-12-01 10:14:12 UTC (about 1 month ago)
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Opening the right-click menu with a tablet stylus

i've had the complete opposite problem where as when i hold my stylus to the tablet in the same spot for too long the right click context menu opens and gets in my way lmao