Fix for Random Driver error during Fragpedal Installation

Posted by on Apr 30, 2020 in Blog, Tech Notes |

Since a recent Windows update, we’ve noted that a few new users are randomly experiencing a USB driver error during installation. There are a number of problems now with Windows updates, and we’re hearing a fix is expected soon. In the meantime, the glitch is relatively easy to fix , and we are covering the […]

How to use Virtual buttons to Shift your foot pedal buttons from the keyboard

You can literally multiply your command power over the standard 4 button use with your Fragpedal or Omnipedal if you use the (3) Virtual buttons to set 2 shift buttons and load a macro to shift the buttons from the keyboard. You can give each of the 4 (or 2 if you have a Dual) […]

How to reset the Flash Memory in your IDI™ based Fragpedal or Omnipedal

Posted by on Feb 28, 2018 in Support, Tech Notes |

Your Fragpedal or Omnipedal keeps all your settings inside in flash memory—that’s how it can plug and play to other computers without any software installation. And no worries about lost or corrupted disc or driver files, onboard memory makes them a thing of the past. Flash memory in your GWS foot pedal is fast, roomy, […]

Double or Quadruple your foot pedal button power with the Shift function

While you may have a 2 or 4 button model of either the Fragpedal or Omnipedal, you can easily assign and send many more commands than the actual button count of the pedals. You can double to quadruple the actual number of button assignments you can make with the pedals by using the IDI™ Shift […]

Fragpedal Works Great with 8

Posted by on Sep 15, 2015 in News, Support, Tech Notes |

We’ve been testing our devices with the new Windows 8 32 and 64 bit versions and we’re happy to say everything is good (ok, great) with Windows 8.  Microsoft has also re-certified our proprietary USB filter technology that allows our devices to communicate with other USB peripherals to enable remote triggering of IDI macros. It’s […]

New Configurator Update – version Available Now!

Posted by on Jul 30, 2013 in Tech Notes |

We are happy to announce a new version of the Configurator application used with the Fragpedal, Omnipedal, Omnimouse and other IDI devices. The Update is here.  Installation Notes: Click on the installer link and download the installer to your PC. Running the installer: 1.  If you are installing as an upgrade for your Configurator installation, […]

The ‘Gas Pedal’ Scroll

Posted by on Jun 25, 2012 in Application and Generic Macros, Tech Notes |

 – The longer you hold it down, the faster it goes One of the nice things about the traditional mouse scroll wheel is that it can scroll at a range of speeds; it is a variable speed scroll, mainly because you are in control of the speed of scrolling (based on your finger actions.) Although […]

Fragpedal Tutorial: How to add downloaded macros to your IDI Macro Library

Posted by on Jan 13, 2012 in Support, Tech Notes |

Although the Fragpedal comes with an installed set of macros, it is commonplace to share, download, and add macros to your macro library, as well as create them using the MacroBuilder module. This post explains the simple process to import a new macro to the \macro directory and then place it on a button.  We’ll […]

Sometimes Bad is Good Dept: Cheating at Blackjack

Posted by on Nov 28, 2011 in Tech Notes |

Making Millions the Easy Way We have a love of good work here, which is a double-edged concept. There’s the conditions of work (our business focus) which can be good, and secondly there are the jobs themselves that can be good. This post is about the second, and with some apologies to moralists, a very […]

Software Fix: Improved Sound Files

Posted by on Aug 29, 2011 in Tech Notes |

IDI Content Updater v1.08 comes with a host of new sound files and bug-fixes for the old batch, so you can get high-quality sound feedback to your mouse actions. This patch will fix many of the “example” macros to play audio correctly. Grab the new updater here   Sound Effects are great for complex commands […]