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Posted 31 March 2012 - 23:07 #1

Apart from double tapping ctrl can we actually turn mouse steering with the arrow off?

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 00:20 #2

It's REALLY hard to use with TrackIR. :(
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Posted 01 April 2012 - 02:04 #3

+1 vote for this.
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Posted 10 April 2012 - 15:59 #4

It's REALLY hard to use with TrackIR. :(

indeed..one word: OPTIONAL
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Posted 10 April 2012 - 16:42 #5

two words (and a punctuation) - OPTIONAL PLEASE!
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Posted 11 April 2012 - 01:55 #6

My very personal opinion on that:it was a useless addition ...

i mean driving in the game or piloting is not realistic why adding this stuff :D ?

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Posted 12 April 2012 - 10:07 #7

Should be indeed optional. But what I would like to see optional as well is that when ever you enter a vehicle you automatically enter free-look mode cos now I have to do it manually 100% of the time and sometimes crash a car cos i forgot to do it in a hurry. But I can understand that those that have trackir etc might not want this feature to be forced upon them (like the current semi-freelook-mousethingy) so it should be optional.

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Posted 18 April 2012 - 13:00 #8

Yes please! Its nice, but ive got very used to diving with the old way. And sometimes the view will move up or down when you dont want it too.
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Posted 28 April 2012 - 11:38 #9

Been away from the game for some time. As soon as I read the thread title and people complaining about auto centering I thought BIS went with the awful ARMA 1 steering again. Now I see it's actually much closer to OFP's super smooth steering with a mouse. Just wanted to say it's a fantastic feature! But yeah, make it optional for those who don't want it or don't use a mouse to drive :)

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Posted 28 April 2012 - 11:43 #10

its not about the mouse steering, thats really good, it's about the head-moving while steering, if you use headtracker, it's confusing, thats all
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Posted 28 April 2012 - 11:44 #11

You can vote here:
https://dev-heaven.net/issues/30733



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Posted 28 April 2012 - 11:53 #12

Voted - I have tried and tried to get used to the new system, but can't. I find it absolutely fine when I am just driving somewhere, not in a rush etc. I find it very hard to deal with when I have to 'get the hell out of dodge' though.

A toggle key or something in the options would be good. Please don't make it a startup switch or config-only entry!
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Posted 28 April 2012 - 11:55 #13

EASD ftw :yay:
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Posted 28 April 2012 - 13:50 #14

its not about the mouse steering, thats really good, it's about the head-moving while steering, if you use headtracker, it's confusing, thats all


Ah, I see what you mean now. There's really no need for head moving while steering, I agree. The steering itself is great. Driving a motorcycle in ARMA doesn't feel like the most awkward thing ever anymore.

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Posted 28 April 2012 - 18:03 #15

Driving a tank has become really awkward !

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Posted 28 April 2012 - 18:15 #16

Driving a tank has become really awkward !


I think not, it's much better with mouse steering. You must be doing it wrong, lower your sensitivity.

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Posted 28 April 2012 - 22:33 #17

the problem is the combination with trackir4/5 pro. because you look everywhere but not where you want to!! it shpuld be a setting, to switch on off. that would be great.
even if its only a config setting. doesnt have to be in menu.[COLOR="Silver"]

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Posted 29 April 2012 - 00:16 #18

making it toogleable is the best choice (imo)

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Posted 30 April 2012 - 15:11 #19

You can disable and enable the trackir ingame, so one would guess that the game knows if there is an active trackir or not. If trackir enabled -> turn of headturn feature?
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Posted 02 May 2012 - 00:21 #20

Also, I would prefer if AWSD buttons for vehicle control override mouse control
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