Fix: There is a problem with your tablet driver [Wacom]

Milan Stanojevic
by Milan Stanojevic
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  • Wacom tables are one of the most popular drawing tablets, but users reported various issues with them.
  • Many users reported There is a problem with your tablet driver message, but there’s a way to fix this problem.
  • Want to learn more about Wacom devices? There are some great articles in our Wacom section.
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there is a problem with your tablet driver

If you drawing on your computer, you’re most likely using a drawing tablet. However, issues can occur, and some users reported There is a problem with your tablet driver message.

This message will prevent you from using your tablet, and in today’s article we’re going to show you how to fix this problem for good.

How can I fix There is a problem with your tablet driver error message?

1. Use DriverFix

DriverFix automatically update drivers

There is a problem with your tablet driver message can affect Wacom tablets, and the problem is usually caused by corrupted or outdated drivers. This is where DriverFix can come in handy.

The software will automatically scan your PC and give you a detailed report on all outdated drivers. Now you just need to select which drivers you want to update and that’s it.

DriverFix is almost completely automated, and you can schedule the software to automatically scan and update all your drivers.

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2. Remove the driver completely and reinstall it

  1. Open the Settings app > Apps and uninstall all Wacom software.
    uninstall software there is a problem with your tablet driver
  2. If asked to restart your PC, choose not to.
  3. Locate the following folders and remove them. Keep in mind that some of them might be hidden so you’ll need to reveal them:
    C:\Program Files\Tablet
    C:\Users<user>\AppData\Roaming\WTablet

    C:\Users<user>\AppData\Local\Temp\wactemp
    C:\Users<user>\AppData\Local\Wacom
  4. Now go to the following directory:
    C:\Windows\System32
  5. Locate and remove all wacom_ Usually, there is only a wacom_tablet file, but if you have more, be sure to remove them all. Here are the files that can appear and that you need to remove:•
    • WacDriverDLCoinst.dll
    • Wacom_Tablet.dll
    • Wacom_Touch_Tablet.dll
    • WacomMT.dll
    • WacomTabletUserDefaults.xml
    • WacomTouchUserDefaults.xml
    • Wacom_Tablet.dat
  6. Press Windows Key + X and select Device Manager.
    device manager there is a problem with your tablet driver
  7. Expand the Human Interface Devices section and uninstall all devices with HID, USB, and Wacom in its name. To do that, right-click the device and choose Uninstall device.
    uninstall device there is a problem with your tablet driver
  8. After removing all devices, restart your computer and the drivers should be reinstalled automatically.
  9. Optional: For the best performance, it’s advised to download and install the latest Wacom driver.

This is a simple solution that has worked for some users, but keep in mind that uninstalling your USB devices might disable your mouse/keyboard until you restart your PC.


3. Remove All User Preferences

  1. Locate Wacom Preference File Utility and start it. It should be located in the Wacom installation directory.
  2. When the software opens, click on the Remove button in the All User Preferences section.

After doing that, the Wacom There is a problem with your driver error will be gone. Keep in mind that this solution might only work for older Wacom models.


4. Restart Wacom service

  1. Press Windows Key + R and enter msc. Press Enter or press OK.
    services run window there is a problem with your tablet driver
  2. Locate the Wacom service on the list, right-click it and choose Restart from the menu.
    restart service there is a problem with your tablet driver

Keep in mind that this is just a temporary solution, and you’ll have to repeat it whenever this error message appears.

Wacom There is a problem with your driver error message will prevent you from using your tablet, but after using our solutions, the problem should be completely resolved.

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