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Ok so I just got my Z yesterday and I've probably spent around 5 hours experimenting with it to see what my options are on how to configure the mouse but I had a few questions based on things that I feel like should be possible but I can't figure out how to make them work.

1: Is there a way to configure a toggle function that could for example auto run in a game that doesn't have a key bind for auto run? It seems like this should be possible by making an alternate next two followed by press W then release W but it doesn't appear to correctly "hold" W until the key is pressed again.

EDIT: I figured out this first one in the profile settings there is a option called "Auto-Release Outputs" that needs to be disabled.

2. Is there a way to add additional increments to the tilt inputs? By default there are 2 tilt thresholds to each side at 1.5 and 25 degrees in addition to a positive/negative range for a total of 5 possible inputs per axis one of them being an analog control. Is there a way to add additional thresholds and/or ranges or is it limited to just these 5?

3. Is there any way to use purely the pivot/rotational Z axis input? I can see how to bind things to the Z axis if I press another button first but can't seem to find where to bind something to the Z axis alone. The same is true for the transitional Z axis aka lifting the mouse off the table.

4. Is there any way to use mouse positional data as an output? For to program a "quick turn" capability in a game that doesn't normally have a key binding for it. You would just need to know how many "units" of travel on the X transitional axis you would need to travel to turn 180 degrees map that to say the left trigger pull and boom you have a quick turn macro. 

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The official said that there will be a huge update in the next version. This forum is almost ignored and can only wait.

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It is possible to add additional tilt thresholds, you just need to add them inside one of the two base tilt inputs. You do this with the small +ADD button which appears when you hover your cursor over the tilt input, as in the example below

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For info on how you can use pivot without pressing another button, please check the thread here. I don't really recommend this kind of setup, as pivot does drift over time and will need to be reset quite frequently. But you can give it a go and see how it works for you.

 

Lifting the Z off the table is not a mapable input itself, it just gives you access to the full range of tilt inputs; which you can't use while the Z is on the mat.

 

The Z's software doesn't currently allow for cursor movement as a mapable output. So for now to do this on the Z you would need to use third party software to translate some key combo from the mouse to cursor movement.

 

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