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Alright, I read the CS:S optimization guide but I have no clue what I should do for the G500. I thought that I could only disable angle-snapping by installing the drivers? The guide says no drivers though. Also, what are the standard CPI settings for the G500 without any drivers so that I can set it to what I want?

I will prolly think of a few more questions but these are ok to start
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Originally Posted by hfcobra View Post
Alright, I read the CS:S optimization guide but I have no clue what I should do for the G500. I thought that I could only disable angle-snapping by installing the drivers? The guide says no drivers though. Also, what are the standard CPI settings for the G500 without any drivers so that I can set it to what I want?

I will prolly think of a few more questions but these are ok to start

Install drivers. Angle snapping is disabled by default.

Default settings are 400-800-2000.

Check the raw input box and leave acceleration unchecked.




Default mouse Hz is 500. I wouldn't recommend going any lower, although if you prefer a 1:1 response time, you can Opt for 1000hz.

I personally use 500. IE: 2 ms latency.

What resolution are you running? what is your in game sensitivity? What DPI do you prefer using?
Edited by Skylit - 2/23/11 at 8:30pm
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i use 1920x1080 res and I really dont know what CPI I use, havent really played enough games to get used to it. I would say that I will go for either 3500 or 1800.

By install drivers you mean SetPoint, right? Cause that is what I can use to get the desired CPI that I want.
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i use 1920x1080 res and I really dont know what CPI I use, havent really played enough games to get used to it. I would say that I will go for either 3500 or 1800.

By install drivers you mean SetPoint, right? Cause that is what I can use to get the desired CPI that I want.
Yes.
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alright thanks, I will just use setpoint then.
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Originally Posted by Skylit View Post
Default mouse Hz is 500. I wouldn't recommend going any lower, although if you prefer a 1:1 response time, you can Opt for 1000hz.
You should note that 1000hz is potentially bad. For many people it makes their mice go ape**** and 500hz just tends to be much more stable. If 1000hz works for you then good use it, if not then you know the reason why.
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You should note that 1000hz is potentially bad. For many people it makes their mice go ape**** and 500hz just tends to be much more stable. If 1000hz works for you then good use it, if not then you know the reason why.
my mouse runs fine with 1000Hz, but what should I be looking for just so that I know?
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