Advice 1: How to configure steering wheel and pedals

Computer steering wheel and pedals - the modern input devices, allowing you to feel full emotions in racing simulators. The wheel and pedals that are configured correctly, can not only give a lot of bright hours, but to help to learn to drive a car.
How to configure steering wheel and pedals
Instruction
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Connect the wheel and pedals to the computer. Not always, these devices can be directly connected via USB - for computers with insufficient capacity, these input devices can become a heavy load. In this case, will cheap USB hubs, which can be purchased in most electronics stores.
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Immediately after connecting you must install the device driver. Most manufacturers are supplying their slot sets of CDs with all the necessary for correct functioning of rudder pedals. Although the wheel and pedals can be determined even without the original Windows drivers (like USB game device), only the presence of native drivers guarantee full compatibility and functionality of the gaming system.
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Calibrate the wheel and pedals. Calibration is fine tuning your system input, which is done empirically. The fact that all computers have different characteristics (power, sensitivity, processor speed), operating system versions, and choose values steering, power pressing, response speed is possible only empirically. Such operations do even test-pilots of Formula-1 race cars! To calibrate, open the "control Panel", select "Devices", then click "Game controller".
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Open the "USB steering wheel [manufacturer]". You can change the sensitivity by turning the wheel, pressing the pedals and picking up the desired parameters. You need to move the slider to change the sensitivity and speed of response. In the future, return to this settings panel for the selection of the desired values for each simulator.
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Download and install easy racing emulator. It is desirable to use for the development and configuration of steering wheel and pedals game with simple controls - so you will be able to find out what works, and learn to drive during the process. If you will try the forces in a challenging race, you can settle for less or lose faith in themselves. Optimal emulator to start can be any game from the series of Ford Racing, FlatOut. Test races in Need For Speed: World also suitable to check the settings of rudder pedals. Play race, rate the quality settings. Repeat the calibration in the case of inconvenience.

Advice 2: How to configure wheel for games

Computer games with the possibility of use of the wheel allows the player to feel like a real driver. However, before you sit on the "driver's seat", you need to make the adjustment..
How to configure wheel for games
You will need
  • The game supports steering and the steering wheel itself.
Instruction
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Installing gamesthat support the steering. Insert the game disc you wish to install on your computer. When you install select the destination folder for the game, and then continue her unpacking files. Once the game is installed, you can proceed to configure the steering wheel.
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Connecting the helm to the computer.
In most cases, the modern model of the rudders connect to the computer via a USB port. Powered device provides a distribution block that is inserted into the socket. First connect the wires running from the pedals to the steering base. Next you need to connect the wheel to the computer using the USB cable and only after that you can turn on the power supply to the network.
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Steering wheel settings.
Run the installed game, then go to "Options". Here you need to go to the menu "control Settings". In the opened window you will see three sections: "Configure mouse", "keyboard Settings" and "Alternative governance". For settings the helm you should go to "Alternative management." A further process you can understand yourself – click on the action "Gas" and, having waited when will be able to change the setting, press on the gas pedal. If you change the settings turn, turn the wheel in the appropriate direction. You can also set specific settings for buttons, the steering wheel. After all changes don't forget to save the new settings. Now you can enjoy the fascinating drive through the virtual town.

Advice 3: How to connect the steering wheel and pedals

In connection with rapid development of computer and video game industry, the market began to appear a new device for extended use of the usual computer games. Such innovations set including handlebars and pedals. Today, some games require the presence of the wheel, which was also invented in parallel to its land counterpart. When connecting these innovations can be problems associated with the lack of specific software in the operating system.
How to connect the steering wheel and pedals
You will need
  • Interactive kit the driver of the car.
Instruction
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When you install this device, you should pay attention to the correct step-by-step connection. As a rule, instruction that included this device helps to fully answer all of the questions associated with the connection. Connect the new device according to the instructions. If you have a disk with drivers, do install them. The connection of this device you can continue fine tuning.
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In the operating system Windows XP has a utility that can help you in setting up a steering wheel and pedals. Click menu "start" - select "control Panel" - "Game controller". On the screen a new window will appear "Gaming device". This window displays a list of installed play equipment. If you are installing for the first time, tools for games, the list will be empty. To add a new device, click "Add".
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In the opened window "Add game controller" you will find the list of "Gaming device" and select the type of the connected equipment. Check the box next to "Connect the wheel and pedalsat the bottom of the menu.
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In the opened window, select the type of your device, if your device wasn't there, click "Other". In the new window, select one of the following options:
- joystick;
- gaming tablet;
- the steering wheel or control arm;
- control racing car.
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Select the type and specify the number of areas that will be used by your device (2 or 4). Also should specify the number of buttons found on the panel of your device. Among other settings you can use the switch view (top view, cockpit view, rear view). To activate this mode, enable the option "There is a hat switch". The last step in configuring the new device will be entering his name in the "Controller". Then click "OK" to return to the main screen for Game controllers.
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