Using Analog functions in games without DirectInput support
When you plug in The Z Mouse, the PC automatically recognizes it as an analog controller, meaning any game that has an analog joystick support can interpret The Z’s pitch, roll and yaw as an analog joystick movement.
If your joystick mappings are not being recognized in a particular game that has controller support, it's likely that the game only has XBox controller (Xinput) support, and does not support a standard analog joystick (DirectInput). We hope to add Xinput support in the future, but for now you can work around this by using a tool to map "DirectInput" to "XInput".
Joystick functions work in game ‘A’, but not in game ‘B’?
The Z's analog and joystick functions use DirectInput, which unfortunately is not supported in all games. So if your joystick mappings are not being recognized in a particular game, it's likely that the game has XBox controller (Xinput) support and ...
Games that are supported by the X1 Control Panel have some additional features which make it easier to setup your mouse for them: They will be automatically detected on your system if they are installed.* Once detected a pre-configured profile will ...
Z's joystick capabilities are interfering with my other Joystick; or adversely effecting controls in specific games.
The joystick functions in our classic grip mice can be disabled temporarily within Device Manager. Which can be accessed via control panel, or by right clicking the Start Menu. Within device manager expand the "Human Interface Devices" section, then ...
Enable Pivot without a parent input
By default Pivot inputs can only be enabled while holding down another button/input. As in the example below when a pivot has been added to the right trigger. If you want to be able to use pivot without first pressing another button the attached ...
I can't change profiles using config mode anymore.
You may be stuck on the "Global Defaults" Profile. Simply set one of the other profiles to "active" in the Swiftpoint Driver and you will be able to cycle through them again using the config mode shortcuts.