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post #141 of 2479
I know it shouldn't be this way. I spent some money for this mouse and my first impression was: PISSED OFF! I couldn't believe it. But in the end, everything is fine, I love this mouse and I have an AMAZING time on CS 1.6, QuakeLive, even Vanilla Doom on Windows98 (yes!!!) and other games like Diablo II etc. I often get this warm feeling when the mouse and my hand feel together as one (like hand/mouse love making, best thing after porn for a nerd rolleyes.gifbiggrin.gif).
I had this with the MS 3.0, I now have it with this mouse even better imo.
And seriously, 1800dpi is fine. I went from a MS 3.0 to this without a problem. Sometimes, it has to do with the fps the game you're playing is running at. For example, I was running CS 1.6 @100 fps, I changed to 125fps and wheee.gif it totally changed the feeling in-game.

Try different things, it's worth the time I tell you.
post #142 of 2479
yeah 1800 dpi is way too sensitive for me too
im using 450 right now, but it is said that at 1800dpi deathadders performs their best

so what sensitivity should i use with 1800dpi to make it the same as 450dpi?

Warfield please report here after you have aplied the hyperglides on you DA, i think i will have to do the same, bacause the drag of it was terrible right out of the box

about the LOD, im using at 450dpi with a black mousepad and i get used to it, doesnt even bother me anymore, but if the tape mod solves it 100% i might look at it later
im afraid that the tape will make the tracking worse
post #143 of 2479
So far I've placed one piece of scotch tape. Seems to lower the LOD a bit but drags more. I'll reattempt it after I get the hyperglides and let you know.
post #144 of 2479
Sensitivity is a matter of taste. Now, WINDOWS sensitivity is something else. I always leave it at 6/11. Works fine this way, there's enough possibilites with the in-game sens or mouse driver sens not to change the windows default sens.

Now, you NEED mouse skates + tape to get the DA to work properly.
I personally have used this fix and that fix, and I don't feel any difference with the tracking from both methods. I stick with the second one, and I use a QcK Heavy from Steelseries. Some people say it affects the tracking, I say it depends on the kind of tape you use! I have plenty of them at home (for some random reason) and some did affect the tracking and some don't!

I use a blurry tape and scratch it progressively with scissors to get the LOD I want.
post #145 of 2479
thanks man, i will order some hyperglides anyway, cause this draging makes me mad
Edited by Tuny - 2/28/12 at 8:43pm
post #146 of 2479
I'm having an issue with my death adder 3500

Any time I have the driver suite installed, after a few hours of use, the mouse works perfectly. However, after the 3-4 hour mark. It keeps disconnecting. Around every 10 seconds it will disconnect, and then reconnect. Which makes it pretty much useless. I like the mouse, but if I cannot use the driver suite I may as well have gotten a cheaper mouse.

Has anyone else had this issue, or a possible fix? Before I have to take this back to the store?
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post #147 of 2479
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Originally Posted by jesusboots View Post

I'm having an issue with my death adder 3500
Any time I have the driver suite installed, after a few hours of use, the mouse works perfectly. However, after the 3-4 hour mark. It keeps disconnecting. Around every 10 seconds it will disconnect, and then reconnect. Which makes it pretty much useless. I like the mouse, but if I cannot use the driver suite I may as well have gotten a cheaper mouse.
Has anyone else had this issue, or a possible fix? Before I have to take this back to the store?

Check your USB selective suspend settings.
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post #148 of 2479
Alrite. I just disabled it. I'll reinstall drivers, reboot, and report back.

Razor site is currently not loading correctly. Had to reset router.

Alrite. Back installed and set up the way I want it to be. Testing. I'll check back in another few hours.
Edited by jesusboots - 2/29/12 at 2:14pm
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post #149 of 2479
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Originally Posted by jesusboots View Post

Alrite. I just disabled it. I'll reinstall drivers, reboot, and report back.
Razor site is currently not loading correctly. Had to reset router.
Alrite. Back installed and set up the way I want it to be. Testing. I'll check back in another few hours.

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That seems to have worked. Though while the computer was offed I switched out a usb keyboard for a ps/2 keyboard. Not really certain if that would have also made a difference.
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