HID

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HID stands for ''Human Interface Driver'', and is designed to facilitate the use of USB devices on RISC OS.
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HID stands for ''Human Interface Device'', a class of USB devices including mice, keyboards, joysticks and other input hardware.
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Its primary purpose seems to be configuration of Multimedia keys on USB keyboards.
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HID is also the name of an [[Iyonix]]-only program from [[XAT|X-Ample Technology]] designed to facilitate the use of such USB devices on RISC OS. The program includes the following features:
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* Configuration of keys and scroll wheels on extended multimedia keyboards
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* Per-application control of the mouse scroll wheel (including horizontal scrolling)
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* Extended keyboard handling via Alt-key combinations
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* Joystick support
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* Keyboard control of music player applications such as [[DigitalCD]]
HID is sold by [[XAT|X-Ample Technology]], who are the company behind the long awaited [[Impression X]].
HID is sold by [[XAT|X-Ample Technology]], who are the company behind the long awaited [[Impression X]].
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HID is unrestricted [[shareware]] and costs GBP10 to register.
HID is unrestricted [[shareware]] and costs GBP10 to register.
====Website====
====Website====
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[http://www.xat.nl/en/riscos/sw/hid/ HID website]
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[http://www.xat.nl/en/riscos/sw/usb/hid/ HID website]

Revision as of 17:31, 4 January 2007

HID stands for Human Interface Device, a class of USB devices including mice, keyboards, joysticks and other input hardware.

HID is also the name of an Iyonix-only program from X-Ample Technology designed to facilitate the use of such USB devices on RISC OS. The program includes the following features:

  • Configuration of keys and scroll wheels on extended multimedia keyboards
  • Per-application control of the mouse scroll wheel (including horizontal scrolling)
  • Extended keyboard handling via Alt-key combinations
  • Joystick support
  • Keyboard control of music player applications such as DigitalCD

HID is sold by X-Ample Technology, who are the company behind the long awaited Impression X.

HID is unrestricted shareware and costs GBP10 to register.

Website

HID website

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