Contents of the PARMS.TXT file
Mouse Parameters for version 6.00:
Basic parameters for all mice:
BHIGH- Sets the ballistic effect to high.
BLOW- Sets the ballistic effect to low.
BON- Turns the ballistic effect on.
BOFF- Turns the ballistic effect off.
S00-S10 - Set the degree of sensitivity for the mouse.
(example MOUSE S06 or MOUSE S09)
SWAP- Toggles the left and right mouse button functionality.
MSWAP- Toggles the middle and right mouse button functionality.
NOTE: For TrackMan Portable users, left button corresponds
to top button and right button corresponds to the
?- The status parameter displays the current mouse driver
*Number of Buttons*
2K- Sets the middle mouse button to act like a Left-Right button
3K- Sets the middle mouse button to act as a seperate button.
Cenhance- Loads cursor enhancements with default settings.
NOTE: This parameter will only work when first loading the
CSLOW- Sets text mouse cursor to blink slow.
CFAST- Sets text mouse cursor to blink fast.
COFF- Sets text mouse cursor not to blink.
LCURSOR - Displays hardware text cursor with a rectangular block, and
displays the graphics with a reverse video block.
DCURSOR - Disables lcursor.
TON- Displayed hardware and software text cursor with a tail.
TOFF- Disables the tail.
DLEFT- Sets the left or top button for drag-lock.
DRIGHT- Sets the right or bottom button for drag-lock.
DNONE- Disables drag-lock.
*Remove from Memory*
OUT- Removes the mouse driver from memory.
NOTE: If you use the OUT parameter, you must remove MOUSE,
LOGIMENU, and CLICK in the reverse order that you
Note: These parameters will work only when first loading
the mouse driver in memory.
BUS- Forces the driver to look at the bus port.
PS2- Forces the driver to look at the PS/2 port.
SER- Forces the driver to look at the serial port.
1- Configures the mouse for COM port 1.
2- Configures the mouse for COM port 2.
Mouse Driver Parameters for SERIAL MICE:
NOTE: Parameters with a "C" in parenthesis will work with the
Series 7 and 9 type mouse. Parameters with an "M" in
parenthesis will work with Series M mice. Type MOUSE ?
to find out which type of mouse is being used.
10 (C)- Sets the report rate (signal per second from the mouse to the
computer) to 10.
50 (C) - Sets the report rate to 50.
150 (C) - Sets the report rate to 150.
1200 (C)- Sets the report rate (information exchange rate between the mouse
and the computer) to 1200.
2400 (C)- Sets the baud rate to 2400.
4800 (C)- Sets the baud rate to 4800.
9600 (C)- Sets the baud rate to 9600.
MM (C)- Sets the protocol (data tranmission regulator) for MM Series mouse.
5b (C)- Sets the protocol for 5-byte packed binary.
RE (C)- Sets the protocol for relative bit pad one.
MI (M)- Sets the protocol to two-button Microsoft compatible three-byte
MP (M)- Sets the protocol to three-button Microsoft compatible four-byte
INIT- Resets the mouse driver
(M) Cordless- Report 100, Baud 9600, Protocol MP.
(M) - Report 100, Baud 1200, Protocol MP.
(C)- Report 150, Baud 2400, Protocol MM.