How to use Wii controller (Wiimote) as a mouse in Windows

31 10 2007

This tutorial will show you how to use your Wiimote as a mouse on your Windows PC with IR functionality.

Hardware you will need:

  • Bluetooth adapter
  • Wiimote
  • Wii Sensor Bar
  • Windows PC
  • Wii

Software you will need:

In order to use your Wiimote as a mouse on your PC, you will have to connect it to the PC via Bluetooth, then run a script in the GlovePIE application that will translate the Wiimote actions to mouse actions. For this tutorial I will be using the Anycom 200 Bluetooth adapter which I got for $7.28 shipped from Buy.com using Google Checkout. NOTE: Microsoft’s Bluetooth stack will not.

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