Computer steering wheel and pedals - advanced input devices, allowing to feel the full emotion of racing simulators.
The steering wheel and pedals, which are configured correctly, can not only give a lot of bright hours, but also help to learn how to drive a car.
Connect the steering wheel and pedals to the computer. Not always, these devices can be directly connected using the USB protocol - for computers with sufficient power reserves, these input devices can be a heavy load. In this case, help low-cost USB hubs, which can be purchased at most electronics stores.
After connecting, you must installdevice driver. Most manufacturers supplying their game CD-ROM we have supplied with all the necessary software for the correct operation of the steering wheel and pedals. Although the steering wheel and pedals can be defined even without the original Windows drivers (like playing the USB-device), only the existence of "native" drivers ensures full compatibility and functionality of the gaming system.
Calibrate the steering wheel and pedals. Calibration - This fine-tuning your input system, which is carried out empirically. The fact that all computers have different characteristics (power, sensitivity, CPU clock), operating system versions, and select the values of the steering, power press, the speed of response can only empirically. Such operations do even test pilots of Formula 1 race cars! For calibration open the "Control Panel", select "Devices", then select "Game Controllers."
Open the «USB device wheel[company manufacturer]". You can adjust the sensitivity by rotating the wheel by pressing the pedal and selecting the desired parameters. You must move the slider to change the sensitivity and speed of reaction. Later return to the settings panel for the selection of the desired values for each autosimulator.
Download and install the lightweight racing simulator. It is advisable to use for the development and setting the steering wheel and pedals game with simple controls - so you can manage and choose the ideal settings, and learn how to ride in the process. If you will just try to force in a difficult race, you can be content with little, or lose faith in their own strength. The best emulator for the start can be any game in the series Ford Racing, FlatOut. Test race in Need For Speed: World is also suitable for checking the settings steering wheel and pedals. Play the race, setting the quality vote. Repeat calibration in case of discomfort.