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Old 07-11-2018, 09:22 PM
ChaosBlades ChaosBlades is offline
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Default Has iCUE removed the macro limitations of one macro at a time?

To save myself the time of switching out my peripherals can someone answer this?

I switched from Razer to Corsair then back to Razer because CUE could not run two macros at one time. For example, you have a macro that presses '1' repeatedly on toggle. While this macro is running all other macros are disabled the last time I used CUE. With Razer Synapse and literally every other macro software you can have a repeating macro and still use other macros. You can even have multiple repeating macros at one time if you choose. Last time I and others requested this feature from Corsair we were told "this is a windows limitation" even though no other macro software I have used since I first started using macros over 10 years ago had this limitation. Is this resolved in iCUE?
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Old 07-11-2018, 11:06 PM
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Not yet ahk fills the gap but not what you are looking for exactly at the moment. Thread sequenced macros like that are/can be as I understand it a fairly challenging thing to implement even though I have seen it work on Logitech well. I’m sure it is a horizon feature?
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Old 07-12-2018, 05:36 PM
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Every time we have gotten a response from Corsair on the matter that I can find we were told this was "impossible" and a "Windows Limitation". Even though I have personally never used macro software that couldn't do it and I have used a lot of macro software. So if iCUE can't do it I would not keep my hopes up. I would like to use my Corsair hardware as I think it is a little better than Razers but the CUE issues just break the deal. You even still have to manually map the Simitar thumb buttons or they just don't work. I wonder with iCUE if you still even have to create 24 macros just to get them to allow hold down key functions. I remember when I first started using CUE the check for updates function was even broken for months. Yes that is right if you had a repeating macro running to for example always trigger an ability when it was available all the thumb buttons on the scimitar went dead.

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