SteerMouse

OS X Yosemite
OS X Yosemite Supported.


Ver 4.2.2


30-day trial.
Free Update for All Licensed Users.

System Requirements

  • Mac OS X Tiger (10.4) - Yosemite (10.10).
  • USB or Bluetooth mouse.
    (Apple Magic Mouse and Magic Trackpad are not supported.)

Update History

4.2.2 (Nov 25, 2014)
  • Problem solved where the Cursor Automatic Moving and mouse buttons would stop working.
4.2.1 (Oct 22, 2014)
  • Problem solved where the Cursor Automatic Moving would not work.
    Open System Preferences > Security & Privacy > Privacy > Accessibility and grant access to the “SteerMouse Manager” after upgrading.
  • Problem solved where the correct key would not be registered on the Input Shortcut Key.
4.2 (Oct 14, 2014)
  • Now supports OS X Yosemite.
4.1.9 (May 28, 2014)
  • Now supports Logitech G502.
  • Problem solved where the Dock would not respond to the mouse cursor on certain mice.
4.1.8 (Jan 28, 2014)
4.1.7 (Oct 22, 2013)
4.1.6 (May 22, 2013)
4.1.5 (Nov 14, 2012)
Bug Fixes:
  • Problem solved where an error would occur on the MacBook Pro Retina after returning from sleep.
  • Problem solved where an error would occur with Razer Bluetooth mice.
  • Problem solved where the install would fail on certain user accounts.
  • Problem solved where the buttons could not be clicked after the cursor was moved with Automatic Moving.
  • Various other bug fixes an
4.1.4 (May 15, 2012)
Additions:
  • Now supports OS X Moutain Lion (10.8).
  • Now possible to switch the primary button in System Preferences.
  • Improved compatibility with Logitech mice.
    Good news: You can now customize all buttons on the Logitech G500.
  • Now possible to restore the original functionality of the + and - buttons on the Logitech G500 and Logitech G700. Enter the following command in /Applications/Utilities/Terminal and then reconnect the mouse:
Logicool G500:
defaults write jp.plentycom.SteerMouse LOGITECH_G500_PLUS_MINUS -bool YES

Logicool G700:
defaults write jp.plentycom.SteerMouse LOGITECH_G700_PLUS_MINUS -bool YES
Bug Fixes:
  • Problem solved where configurations for some applications would not work.
  • Problem solved where an error would occur with fast user switching.
  • Problem solved where the Buttons window would not respond to a mouse click.
  • Various other bug fixes and improvements.
4.1.3 (Aug 23, 2011)
Additions:
  • Support for Mission Control in OS X Lion.
  • Now possible to restore the original functionality of the + and - buttons on the Logitech G400 and MX518. Enter the following command in /Applications/Utilities/Terminal and then reconnect the mouse:
defaults write jp.plentycom.SteerMouse LOGITECH_G400_PLUS_MINUS -bool YES
Bug Fixes:
  • Problem solved where the keyboard shortcut for switching tabs (control + tab) in Safari in OS X Lion would execute delayed.
  • Problem solved where Automatic Moving would not move the cursor to the default button in OS X Lion.
  • Problem solved where an error would occur after switching user accounts with fast user switching.
  • Problem solved where some mice would not be recognized.
  • Various other bug fixes and improvements.
4.1.2 (Jul 20, 2011)
Additions:
Bug Fixes:
  • Problem solved where the trial period has been already expired.
  • Problem solved where "shift key + wheel" would not scroll horizontally.
  • Problem solved where buttons of some mice would not work after the computer returned from sleep.
  • Problem solved where the Tilt Wheel would not work while dragging.
  • Various other bug fixes and improvements.
4.1.1 (Jul 20, 2011)
Bug Fixes:
  • Problem solved where the double click would not work.
  • Problem solved where the setting application would freeze.
  • Problem solved where SteerMouse would fail to configure the mouse.
  • Various other bug fixes and improvements.
4.1 (Mar 7, 2011)
Additions:
  • Improved compatibility with Logitech mice.
    Good news: You can now customize all buttons on the Logitech G700.
Bug Fixes:
  • Problem solved where the cursor speed would not be configured correctly after switching user accounts with fast user switching.
  • Problem solved where the Input Shortcut Key would not work.
  • Various other bug fixes and improvements.
4.0.3 (Jan 7, 2011)
Additions:
  • Improved compatibility with some mice.
Bug Fixes:
  • Problem solved where some applications cannot be added.
  • Problem solved where buttons on certain mice would not work.
  • Various other bug fixes and improvements.
4.0.2 (Mar 8, 2010)
Bug Fixes:
  • Problem solved where the setting application would freeze.
  • Problem solved where the Spaces window would not disappear.
  • Problem solved where the back/forward button for web browsers would not work in Mac OS X 10.4.
  • Problem solved where double clicking would not work.
  • Various other bug fixes and improvements.
4.0.1 (Mar 8, 2010)
Additions:
  • Enhanced 'Automatic Moving'. Now recognizes more default buttons.
Bug Fixes:
  • Problem solved where the modifier click would not work.
  • Problem solved where configurations for each application would not work.
  • Problem solved where installing older versions after uninstalling did not work.
  • Problem solved where buttons on certain mice would not work.
  • Problem solved where 'Exposé & Dashboard' would not work properly when using the middle button.
  • Problem solved with System Preferences where SteerMouse would not open.
4.0 (Sep 19, 2009)
Additions:
  • Now supports Snow Leopard (Mac OS X 10.6).
  • Added 'Exposé & Dashboard'. (Mac OS X 10.5 or later required).
  • Improved 'Open'. Clicking a button that has been assigned to an application using 'Open' now automatically brings all the windows of that application to the front.
  • Added the Space key to 'Click Action' as a modifier key. (for Adobe softwares.)
  • Added 'Move to the destination immediately' option to 'Automatic Moving' and 'Cursor Action'.
  • Expanded the acceleration range in 'Scroll Action'.
Bug Fixes:
  • Problem solved where 'Swich Application' would not work.
  • Problem solved where configurations for each application would not work.
  • Problem solved with 'Input Shortcut Key' where a key different from the entered key would be shown.
3.9 (Mar 4, 2008)
  • Problem solved where the cursor speed would not be configured correctly when switching user accounts by using the fast user switching.
  • Added F17-F19 to the 'Input Shortcut Key' function (Mac OS X 10.5 or later).
  • Problem solved where the modifier keys that are assigned to buttons would not work with the screen zoom.
  • Problem solved where the 'Select from Running Applications' button in the Application Register Window would not work.
  • Problems solved where buttons of certain mice were not recognized.
  • Various other fixes and improvements.
3.8 (Oct 25, 2007)
  • Now supports Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard).
  • Problems solved where the 'Input Shortcut Key' function would not work if you change the 'Modifier Keys' settings from the Keyboard in the System Preferences.
    If you assign shortcut keys according to the 'Modifier Keys' settings, you need to reassign them.
  • Problems solved where buttons of certain mice were not recognized.
  • Various other fixes and improvements.
3.7 (Jul 25, 2007)
  • Improved compatibility with some mice.
  • Fixed problems with some mice causing a setup error.
  • Various other fixes and improvements.
3.6 (Mar 13, 2007)
  • Improved compatibility with certain mice.
  • Problems solved where buttons on certain mice did not work.
  • Extended the trial period to 30 days.
  • Many other enhancements and improvements were added.
  • Various other fixes and improvements.
3.5 (Nov 21, 2006)
  • Added "Middle Click" to Click Action function.
  • Improved compatibility with some mice. Problems solved where buttons on some mice did not work.
  • Problem solved with some mice which the cursor moves jerkily.
  • Many other enhancements and improvements were added.
3.4 (Jul 26, 2006)
3.3.1 (Jul 20, 2006)
  • Improved the shortcut key for Exposé and browser back/forward on the scroll ball rollings of Mighty Mouse. It now works appropriately.
  • Problems solved where buttons on some mice did not work.
  • Many other enhancements and improvements were added.
3.3 (Jun 14, 2006)
  • Now supports up to a maximum of 16 buttons.
  • Added "Open" function. Open a file or launch an application.
  • Improved compatibility with some mice. Problems solved where buttons on some mice did not work.
  • Enhanced "Shortcut keys Input". You can now use this function in games without trouble.
  • Enhanced "Automatic Moving". Cursor is now also moving to the shutdown or copy window.
  • Many other enhancements and improvements were added.
3.2 (Jan 12, 2006)
  • Now supports Intel-based Macs.
  • Improved Application Switch feature. The process window now follows the button state when you hold the button.
  • Problems solved with some mice which did not function buttons.
  • Better performance with Cursor Automatic Moving.
  • Other many enhancements and improvements were added.
3.1 (Dec 5, 2005)
  • Now supports gaming mice.
  • Improved compatibility with some mice. Problems solved with some mice which did not function properly.
  • Application Switch window now remains open without pressing the button.
  • Improvements to allow wider range setting of the tilt wheel speed.
  • Problem solved in the configurations for lefties where the Apple Mighty Mouse did not function properly.
  • Other many enhancements and improvements were added.
3.0 (Oct 6, 2005)
  • Now supports Bluetooth mice.
2.1 (Sep 13, 2005)
  • All messages was made detailed.
  • Enhancements made to allow the shortcut key operation even with the left button.
  • Problem solved with the scrolling down where it did not work in some applications.
  • Problem solved with some mice where the shortcut key operation is executed two times.
  • Improved compatibility with third-party keyboard utilities.
  • The horizontal rolling of the scroll ball does not affect the Switch Application operation.
  • Fixed a problem SteerMouse becomes the driver of all mice which is connected since the boot time regardless of whether own driver is installed.
  • Other enhancements and improvements were added.
2.0 (Aug 7, 2005)
  • Added support for Mighty Mouse.
  • Improved compatibility for multi-button mice. Problems solved with some mice where the extension buttons did not function properly.
  • Enhanced "Cursor Actions". Enhancements made to move the cursor back to it's previous position without any drag movements.
  • Improvements to allow more detailed setting of the cursor speed.
  • Enhancements to adjust the speed of the acceleration scroll feature.
  • Better performance with double and triple clicks.
  • Problem solved in some situations where the Apple one-button mouse did not operate correctly.
  • Other enhancements and improvements were added.
1.0.2 (May 17, 2005)
  • Added support for the Apple one-button mouse (USB).
  • Enhancements made to allow scroll acceleration even with Tilt Wheel. Scrolling horizontally in iTunes is now more comfortable.
  • Problem solved with the modifier click where it did not work in some applications.
  • Setting of the cursor speed is now easier to understand. Functions remain the same as the previous version.
  • English resources are now added. It can now be used in an English language environment.
  • Other enhancements and improvements were added.
1.0.1 (Apr 11, 2005)
  • Improvements made to fix problem with the modifier click.
  • Enhancements made to the modifier click where combinations with the keyboard are now possible. For example in the Safari application, hold the "shift key" down while pressing the button in which you assigned the "cmd+click" command. A new link will open and be selected.
  • Enhancements to the shortcut key operation where you can now use it in combination with the keyboard.
  • Fixed language issues where Japanese will now be displayed correctly within an English language environment.
  • Improved compatibility with third-party cursor utilities.
  • Other enhancements and improvements were added.
1.0 (Mar 23, 2005)
  • Initial release.