Category: Input Device
Manufacturer: KYE Systems Corp.
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 963.8 KB
Operating System: Windows 98 SE, Windows ME, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows 2003
Latest Version / Release Date: 5.1.2600.1106 / 07 Jan 2001
In newer operating system platforms, the device driver for the Genius USB Wheel Mouse is included in the built-in driver set. This means that if this human interface device is connected to a computer system with a more recent operating system environment the manufacturer provided device driver will be automatically installed. In older operating system platforms however this is not the case. When the hardware component is plugged into the Universal Serial Bus interface port its presence is detected by the operating system but the computer user will be prompted to install the corresponding device driver to make it both operational and functional. In many computer systems the mouse pointing device like the Genius USB Wheel Mouse remains one of the most commonly used input device together with the computer keyboard. If the manufacturer provided device driver is not used it is possible for both the left and right buttons to function but not the mouse wheel.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
When properly installed into the host computer system the mouse wheel allows the computer user to scroll through document and Internet pages. The mouse wheel can also function as the middle button for the hardware component. In most computer systems the middle mouse button can serve a special function if configured correctly by the computer user. The manner of configuration is only made available if the correct device driver is installed into the host computer system. In terms of computer video games, the mouse wheel of the Genius USB Wheel Mouse can also be used for specific functionalities during game play. The device driver allows for the configuration of the supported hardware component either from the control panel applet of the operating system or directly from within the software application. The device driver for the Genius USB Wheel Mouse like any other support file of the same type provide the necessary details to the host computer system that will be stored into the centralized registry database. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Genius USB Wheel Mouse errors before installing any driver updates.