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Hello, I have a Logitech MX500 mouse, this has 7 buttons plus a wheel.

I am trying to figure out how to detect clicks on three of the buttons on this mouse but have been unable to do so. I am not running any Logitech software just the standard Windows 7 driver. The buttons are all working fine but when I try to figure out which button was clicked unable to detect three of the buttons.


Using this code snippet I am able to see all the button presses with the exception of these three marked by '?'.

Is there some alternate method for detecting button clicks? I have been searching for example but have yet to find anything.

Thanks...
 

#include <Misc.au3>

Dim $a
While 1
    For $a = 1 To 100
        If _IsPressed($a) Then  ConsoleWrite("you pressed " &   $a & @CRLF)
    Next
WEnd

logitech mx500 mouse buton mappings.jpg

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Welcome to AutoIt forum! :)

Did you try this? http://support.logitech.com/en_us/article/48272?product=a0qi00000069ui3AAA

Are you trying to do something particular, and so, you need to customize the software to use? 

Let us know :) 

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Hello. Try to use some keyboard Mapping tool. Probably you can see if they send some keystroke.

Otherwise you will need to check mouse documentation if it has one.

Saludos

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From the logitech site I installed SetPoint6.67.83_64.exe but that gives me zero options to do anything with the mouse other than some "status indicators" (see screen shots). It seems to be a very useless program unless I'm missing something.

I was hoping to use these buttons to trigger custom actions within my AutoIT projects by using something like the _IsPressed() call to catch the event but that does not seem to detect these particular buttons.

I will just have to keep searching.

Thanks for the replies.

 

 

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