How to Use ATNSOFT Key Manager 1.4 to Remap Keys and Mouse Buttons
ATNSOFT Key Manager 1.4 is a powerful and versatile tool that allows you to remap keys and mouse buttons, as well as assign various actions to them. You can use it to customize your keyboard and mouse according to your preferences and needs, and improve your productivity and comfort. In this article, we will show you how to use ATNSOFT Key Manager 1.4 to remap keys and mouse buttons, and some of the features and benefits it offers.
What is ATNSOFT Key Manager 1.4
ATNSOFT Key Manager 1.4 is a more functional version of the program Key Remapper that, in addition to remapping keys and mouse buttons, has many other useful functions[^1^]. For example, Key Manager allows you to remap combinations of keys and mouse buttons, key and mouse button sequences, and long presses (press and hold). You can also display your actions in the form of pop-up menus that can be opened with hotkeys, record, edit, and execute macros (key sequences), emulate mouse clicks, type and paste text (including formatted text), launch programs, open websites, change the layout and case of selected text, manage the power settings of your monitor and computer, control the volume, move and resize windows, and much more[^1^].
Key Manager gives your keyboard and mouse a new life and allows you to save lots of time and efforts in your daily work. Thanks to its flexible interface, you can create various actions and execute them by pressing keys, mouse buttons and combinations of both, as well as represent them in the form of a popup actions menu[^1^]. Apart from this, the application features powerful key and mouse button redefinition and blocking tools. Key redefinition and the execution of assigned actions can be restricted to specific applications and/or windows[^1^].
Key Manager supports multiple languages, including English, ÄeÅtina, Deutsch, EspaÃol, FranÃais, Italiano, Polski, PortuguÃªs, Ð ÑÑÑÐºÐÐ, RomÃnÄ, ææèª[^1^]. It is compatible with Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10/11[^2^]. You can download a free trial version from the official website[^3^], or purchase a full version for $29.95 USD.
How to Remap Keys and Mouse Buttons with ATNSOFT Key Manager 1.4
Remapping keys and mouse buttons with ATNSOFT Key Manager 1.4 is easy and intuitive. Here are the steps you need to follow:
Download and install ATNSOFT Key Manager 1.4 from the official website[^3^].
Run the program and click on the \"Add\" button at the bottom left corner of the main window.
In the \"Action\" window that opens, click on the \"Define a key, mouse button or key combination:\" field and press the key or mouse button that you want to remap.
Click on the \"To a key, mouse button or key combination:\" field and press the key or mouse button that you want to assign to the original one.
Optionally, you can enter a name for your action in the \"Action name:\" field, choose an icon for it from the \"Icon:\" drop-down menu, add a description in the \"Description:\" field, select an application or window where you want your action to work from the \"Exceptions:\" list, or check any of the boxes below for additional settings.
To add your action to the list of actions in the main window, click on the \"OK\" button.
To activate your action immediately, check the box next to it in the main window. To deactivate it temporarily or permanently, uncheck it.
To edit or delete your action later, right-click on it in the main window and choose \"Edit\" or \"Delete\" from the context menu.
You can also create more complex actions by using pop-up menus, macros, text input/output,