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How do I connect SpaceMouse to my Mac?

How do I connect SpaceMouse to my Mac?

If you open 3Dconnexion Home and select Properties, the same System Preferences window will appear. Plug in your SpaceMouse via the USB cable to your Mac. If you’re using the wireless SpaceMouse, then connect the dedicated receiver and turn on the SpaceMouse to your Mac.

Is the SpaceMouse Wireless Bluetooth?

In addition to the SpaceMouse Wireless, this kit also includes the CadMouse Compact Wireless, CadMouse Pad Compact, and 3Dconnexion Universal Receiver….3Dconnexion CadMouse Compact Wireless Mouse Specs.

Connector USB Type-A
Wireless Connectivity 2.4 GHz RF, Bluetooth

How do I connect 3Dconnexion to Spacemouse wireless?


  1. Make sure the latest driver is installed.
  2. Connect the dedicated receiver to your computer.
  3. Launch the pairing tool by clicking Start -> 3Dconnexion -> 3Dconnexion Pairing.

What is a 3D mouse used for?

A 3D mouse is a pointing and control device specialized for movement in virtual 3D (three-dimensional) environments. 3D mouse devices have used a number of different means to control 3D movement as well as 2D pointing, including multi-axis sensors, accelerometers, IR lights and IR sensors.

How do I enable Spacemouse in Solidworks?

Navigation Modes To specify the Navigation Mode, click Tools > Options > User Interface > Spacemouse Options.

How do I connect 3Dconnexion to SpaceMouse wireless?

How does the space mouse work?

Exciting Technology: The core technology of the Space mouse is the same technology that NASA utilized to manipulate the first robotic arm in space. This includes an advanced 6DoF (6 degrees of freedom) sensor that is able to detect input as tiny as 1/25th of a human hair.

How do I enable the 3d mouse in Inventor?

In Inventor go to Environments -> Add-Ins -> Applications and check if you see an entry for 3DxInventor. Make sure the load behavior is set to “Automatic/Loaded”.

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