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  1. questionMy mouse is not working and the light below the scroll wheel is blinking repeatedly, how can I fix it?
    This is caused by a failed firmware upgrade which can happen for various reasons within the system itself, but it can be repaired in nearly all cases. Try the steps below to repair your mouse, if they still do not work, please contact our support team for further assistance. 1) Ensure you are us ...
  2. questionWhat should I ALWAYS do before I install a new product onto a Windows computer?
    We have a set of steps that we recommend for every user that uses SteelSeries USB products on a Windows Vista or Windows 7 computer. 1) Navigate to control panel -> power options (make sure the Control Panel window is set to large icon view in the top right of the window) High Performance sho ...
  3. questionHow is Sensei Raw different from Sensei?
  4. questionWhat devices are supported by the SteelSeries Engine?
    The tables shown below represents the following operating systems: Windows: XP, Vista, 7, 8 Mac: Snow Leopard (10.6), Lion (10.7), Mountain Lion (10.8) Windows Name Device Type First Appearance Notes Shift Keyboard 1.0.442 - September 2010 ZBoard Keyboard 1.0.442 - September 2010 Not ...
  5. questionI noticed that my mouse has a lot of acceleration on Mac, is there a way to disable it?
    In order to disable the acceleration on Mac, open Terminal (you can find it by typing "Terminal" in the search bar in the top right corner of the screen), and enter in the following: defaults write .GlobalPreferences com.apple.mouse.scaling -1 Then restart your Mac, and you should no longer hav ...
  6. questionWhen I try to load up the SteelSeries Engine, I get an error saying "Driver not available, application will exit".
    This issue may occasionally come up, and is more prevalent for users who do a lot of connecting/disconnecting with their devices (for instance, laptop users). This error usually comes up when the Engine loads up expecting certain devices to be connected into certain USB ports of their computer. ...
  7. questionEven though I have my device plugged in and working, the SteelSeries Engine still says, "Please connect a SteelSeries Engine - compatible device to start"
    This is a recognition issue that may occur when switching the device to different USB ports before installing the Engine. There are various details around this issue, but there are a few set ways to correct this issue: Try different USB ports, restarting the Engine with each switch. If you mu ...
  8. questionWhat makes the SteelSeries Sensei a "High Definition" mouse?
    The SteelSeries Sensei has a 10.8 megapixels/second sensor which offers a huge improvement over the current generation of gaming mice by processing 12,000 frames/second at up to 5,001 CPI on Sensei Raw, 11,000 CPI on Sensei; and movement speeds of 150 inches/second providing the user with High D ...
  9. questionDoes the SteelSeries Engine support modifier / keyhold macros?
    Yes, keyhold and modifier macros are completely supported in the SteelSeries Engine. What this means is, if you create a macro to press a certain key, you can create this macro so that the button will be input as long as you hold the mouse button down. Keep in mind that keyhold/modifier macros a ...
  10. questionIs the Sensei Raw mouse compatible with all motherboards and chipsets?
    You may notice that the Sensei mouse resembles the design of the SteelSeries Xai. Indeed we have built upon the ambidextrous design of the Xai, however all of the hardware, firmware, and software is brand new! The mouse works great with all new motherboards and chipsets.
  11. questionWhat is the perfect mousepad for the SteelSeries Sensei?
    Specifically for SteelSeries Sensei we recommend the SteelSeries 9HD or SteelSeries 4HD, seeing as these gaming surfaces were researched and developed in parallel with the sensor used in the SteelSeries Sensei and thereby designed to fully support the enhanced tracking capabilities of next-gener ...
  12. questionWhat are minimum system requirements for SteelSeries Engine?
    MINIMUM SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS IBM® PC or compatible system with 1.5 GHz processor (higher is recommended) Windows® 7 / Vista / Vista x64 Edition, Windows® XP Home or Professional/Professional x64 Edition Available powered USB port 300 MB Free Hard Drive Space 1 GB RAM (more is recommended)
  13. questionMy Sensei locked up during the firmware upgrade; how can I fix it?
    1. Refer to the picture in the link below and make sure that you are not plugged in to any of these places. The USB 3.0 port is OK to use but try using both a 3.0 port and 2.0 port. Since 3.0 provides more power, it may be the better alternative. http://cdn.steelseries.com/userguides/Support/AV ...
  14. questionWhich mouse pads do you recommend for Laser mice?
    For optimal performance we recommend the HD Series (9HD, 4HD, 3HD), which were specifically designed for Laser mouse. It should also be noted our SteelSeries QcK series, our line of cloth mouse pads, is 100% compatible.
  15. questionWhy does the Keyboard Setup Assistant pop up when I plug my mouse into my Mac?
    This is done because it is a part of the Mac OS X operating system. SteelSeries does not have the capability or control over the system to override it.  Any HID device that is plugged in with extended buttons will be identified as an irregular keyboard that requires "calibration," so that the OS ...
  16. questionCounts Per Inch? CPI? I haven't come across these expressions before, except for DPI (Dots Per Inch)?
    DPI is an expression from the printing world and has nothing to do with mouse movement. DPI is meant to describe that for one inch of distance you move your mouse on any surface, the equivalent number of counts are sent to the PC - resulting in movement on your screen. CPI is the correct term fo ...