GlovePIE 0.30 - How to Control Your PC with a Wiimote
Have you ever wanted to use your Wiimote as a mouse, a keyboard, a joystick, or even a musical instrument on your PC? Well, now you can with GlovePIE 0.30, a free software that lets you program your Wiimote to do anything you want.
GlovePIE stands for Glove Programmable Input Emulator, and it was created by Carl Kenner in 2004. It is a powerful tool that allows you to write scripts that link the Wiimote (or any other input device) to your PC. You can use it to control games, applications, web browsers, media players, and more. You can also use it to emulate other devices, such as joysticks, MIDI keyboards, or VR headsets.
In this article, we will show you how to download GlovePIE 0.30, how to connect your Wiimote to your PC via Bluetooth, and how to use some of the scripts that are included in the software. You will also learn how to write your own scripts and customize them according to your needs.
How to Download GlovePIE 0.30
To download GlovePIE 0.30, you need to follow these steps:
Go to this link on GitHub and click on the green button that says \"Code\".
Select \"Download ZIP\" and save the file to your computer.
Extract the zip file using WinRAR or any other software that can unzip files.
You will see a folder called \"GlovePIE-master\". Open it and run the file \"PIEFree.exe\" as administrator.
You have successfully downloaded GlovePIE 0.30. You can now start writing and running scripts.
How to Connect Your Wiimote to Your PC via Bluetooth
To connect your Wiimote to your PC via Bluetooth, you need to follow these steps:
Make sure you have a Bluetooth adapter on your PC. If you don't have one, you can buy one online or from a local store.
Turn on your Bluetooth adapter and make it discoverable by other devices.
Press and hold the red sync button on the back of your Wiimote until the blue LEDs start flashing.
On your PC, go to the Bluetooth settings and click on \"Add a device\".
Select \"Nintendo RVL-CNT-01\" from the list of devices and click on \"Next\".
When prompted for a pairing code, leave it blank and click on \"Next\".
Your Wiimote should be connected to your PC now. You can check if it works by pressing any button on the Wiimote and seeing if it responds on the screen.
How to Use Some of the Scripts that are Included in GlovePIE 0.30
GlovePIE 0.30 comes with many scripts that you can use to control different aspects of your PC with your Wiimote. You can find them in the folder called \"WiimoteScripts\". Here are some examples of what you can do with them:
If you want to use your Wiimote as a mouse, open the script called \"WiimoteMouse.PIE\" and click on \"Run\". You can move the cursor by tilting the Wiimote left or right, up or down. You can click by pressing A or B, scroll by pressing + or -, and right-click by pressing Home.
If you want to use your Wiimote as a keyboard, open the script called \"WiimoteKeyboard.PIE\" and click on \"Run\". You can type letters by pressing different combinations of buttons on the Wiimote. For example, A+Left = A, A+Right = B, A+Up = C, etc. You can also use the D-pad for arrow keys, + for Enter, - for Backspace, Home for Escape, etc.
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