Photoshop CC & Wacom Tablet on Windows 10

Summary

A recent (2018-04-10) Windows 10 update is causing a lot of grief for users of Photoshop & Wacom Tablets.

Symptoms

  • Attempting to use Brush tool causes scrolling
  • Instead of scrolling, unpredictable and stuttered movements

Fix

There is a relatively simple fix for Photoshop users.

  • Close Photoshop
  • Open Notepad and copy/paste in the following lines

# Use WinTab
UseSystemStylus 0

  • Click File -> Save as… and paste in the following path and file name

%userprofile%\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Adobe Photoshop CC 2018\Adobe Photoshop CC 2018 Settings\PSUserConfig.txt

  • Close Notepad and launch Photoshop.

Credits

Credits go to /u/tudormorris and this Reddit comment.