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post #61 of 79
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I guess CM goes by the 3Rs. Reduce, Recycle, Reuse.

Yea, well I have no problem with it. As long as I get my keyboard safe and sound, I'm all good! <3
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Hi, I just joined after finding your CM Storm Trigger review. I just got mine today and overall I'm happy. I like the look and feel but I am still trying to find an answer to a question I never found a proper answer too. Is the only way to activate the Windows key by running the Trigger software in the background? There's no way to download the profile with the Windows key active? From the descriptions I've read I thought there was a hot key combo to enable and disable the Windows key? Not crazy about that. Thanks!
Also My comment on the back-lighting is I wish it was on step dimmer. It's plenty bright unless maybe you have bright overhead lights in the room. It also doesn't do a great job of lighting the lower part of the keys. Some pictures I've seen look like the whole key is well illuminated, not so.

Joe in Los Angeles

Update:
OK, I answered my own question that after all my research I didn't find anywhere else. I sat down and watched the Gawd Awful video lesson on CM's website. Really, no narration and you need to read the text and try and watch the mouse movements. Argh!! Well I finally saw how to assign the Windows Key, which I figured out on my own but the missing link was then tapping CM Key and the number "1" to activate that Profile. So now the left CM key is Windows and the right CM key is the CM Function key to control the keyboard. It would have been nice for THAT to be on the eratta sheet!!
Edited by Joe221 - 6/20/12 at 7:17am
post #63 of 79
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Originally Posted by kikkO View Post

How did he get the red switch if browns are the only ones available?

I live in Australia and they have all 4 colours available for us to buy from.thumb.gif
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I live in Australia and they have all 4 colours available for us to buy from.thumb.gif

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post #65 of 79
Maybe if enough people buy the Trigger they will release the red switch version in the US? One can hope.
post #66 of 79
Anyone having a loud pinging issue with their Trigger?
post #67 of 79
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Anyone having a loud pinging issue with their Trigger?

Not me, are you sure its just bottoming out?
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post #68 of 79
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Not me, are you sure its just bottoming out?

Does it regardless if I bottom out or not. It happens both when pressing it and releasing it.
post #69 of 79
I had some sound issues with my Quick Fire. CM wanted the board back, some RMA or something. I made them send me some grease and lubed it up myself. Follow the code dude:

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PS. No WD40 for this one. Get some silicon grease or other non corrosive non conducting lube.
 
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post #70 of 79
Once I figured out the Windows Key issue, over all I like the keyboard. The CM support system, not so much. The instructions from support to activate the Windows key was wrong and I was not allowed to join the CM Storm support forum. Excuse me? I'm a friggin customer. mad.gif
I would NOT recommend this keyboard based on support. It's new, what happens when I need support later? I'm seriously considering returning it.
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