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Offline lckycharm

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on: November 09, 2009, 08:39:01 PM
hi,
i have some trouble with the tracking utilization
when i connect my wiimote and open the software

my wiimote battery is 55%
my tracking utilization was 8% but after it went to 0%
i dont understand why how can i fix that plz help im newb....

and one thing more should my pen have a Light Led..should it make a light cuz mine doesn't make a light but have volts.....and i use triple A battery plz help im kinda lost.....
and i use window xp
thank you
plz reply fast..
« Last Edit: November 09, 2009, 08:48:27 PM by lckycharm »



Offline boonjin

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Reply #1 on: November 09, 2009, 08:54:01 PM
Hi,

The IR pen should not have any visible light as the emitted light is in the non-visible region (infrared).
To test your IR pen, you can use your mobile phone's camera to check. You should be able to view the light emitted by the IR LED through the phone because usually the camera is also sensitive to IR light.

The tracking utilization is dependent on the calibration that you have made.

When you calibrate the software by clicking on the 4 points shown on the screen, the software will be able to mathematically determine the position of the screen in respective of the Wiimote's view.

Tracking utilization of 8% is too low and you should try to achieve a higher tracking utilization.

For more details on the calibration you can visit,
http://boonjin.com/smoothboard/index.php?title=Mount_and_position_the_Wiimote

http://boonjin.com/smoothboard/index.php?title=Calibration



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Reply #2 on: November 09, 2009, 08:59:51 PM
thank you soo much.