Photoshop: My brushes are blotchy and are randomly turning lighter and darker

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I'm really frustrated with this. I was trying out new brushes, and now this is happening with all the programs I'm using! (Example:Image 2018-07-29 at 5.38.00 PM.png)
 I already checked the spacing settings and everything else. It made no difference, and this is occuring to most brushes that I use! ;-; plz send help
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Jessica Yi

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  • frustrated ;-;

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christoph pfaffenbichler, Champion

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What are the Color Dynamics and Transfer settings? 
Did you lock any of the settings in  the Brush Settings Panel? 

Please post screenshots including the Brush Settings Panel. 
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Jeffrey Tranberry, Sr. Product Manager, Digital Imaging

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Try resetting the tool: Reset Tool Settings
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are you using a pen tablet? looks to me like the pen might be broken...
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Jessica Yi

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Actually I just fixed it yesterday LOL! It turns out that I downloaded the wrong driver. I’m using a Huion 1060 plus (8192), but i downloaded the regular driver instead of the one with 8192