Razer Orochi, Naga & Imperator Reviewgotdamojo06 - April 22, 2010
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The installation process for the Razer Orochi is quite simple - first you have to go to Razer's website and download the drivers file, which is rather small. Once the driver is downloaded, you need to launch it and you will be prompted with a screen asking you what language you wish to install the software in. Once you choose the appropriate language, you will just need to follow the on-screen navigation until the drivers are completely installed. The drivers require a reboot of your system to be fully functional.
When you first open up the Orochi's device driver software, you will get a screen that has an image of the mouse, with all the programmable buttons numbered. A complete list of the numbers is to the left with drop down lists that let you choose what you may want to change the function to. Once you choose the function of each button, if you do wish to change them, you can continue on to the "Adjust Performance" screen where you are going to be able to change the DPI settings of the mouse (1500DPI default) or change the acceleration and polling rates. The mouse does have the option for on-the-fly sensitivity settings, and you will find these settings under the Sensitivity Stages page found by clicking the button above the DPI slider bar.
On the "Manage Profiles" screen, you'll be able to set up different profiles for the mouse. You can set up a different profile with preset DPI settings to each of them for your gaming sessions or for your average day-to-day usage. The "Manage Macros" screen allows you to set up different macros to be assigned to the buttons on the mouse. On the "Lighting and Maintenance" screen, you'll be able to set the Razer logo on the back of the mouse to on or off, turn the battery indicator on or off, and check for driver updates.