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Dori Green enthused:
> A quick run through E-bay shows that I can spend anywhere from $60 to
> $400 for a graphics pad. I have several notes out to sellers trying
> find out if the item they're offering will work on a laptop running
> 98 SE -- they don't always specify the system requirements.
> Caveat emptor to be sure, but I might have a new toy soon! And I
> actually could justify it for my job but I'd still want it to work on
First thing will be that a Win 98 SE laptop would not have USB 2.0.
Will a modern (USB 2) tablet work over USB 1.x?
Are there drivers?
Do you need an old serial-interface tablet?
As for prices, I've been searching a bit and Costco online seems to have
pretty decent prices. The $400 range would get a Wacom Intuos 3 8x11
tablet. They're also much more trustable than the really
bargain-basement online sellers that get the one-star ratings (out of
five), only because the rating gizmo doesn't let people rate zero
Also, if you don't like, you can return to a bricks-and-mortar Costco
Hmm. Time to visit my piggy-bank.
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