Setup Guide

Windows

For basic operation of iTap please follow these steps:

  • Download the iTap Touchpad Receiver either as installer (.msi) or as "on the go" version (.zip).
  • Install the receiver by double clicking the .msi file.
  • Start the receiver - the iTap receiver will be added to your start menu.
    start menu
  • Start iTap mobile Touchpad on your device, iTap mobile Touchpad has to be running in order to communicate with your computer
  • Your device's name should now be visible within the iTap receiver software.
    pairing dialogue
  • Select your device and click the "Pair" button

Done! you will be able to control your computer now!

For normal operation in home networks you do not need to enter your IP address, iTap mobile Touchpad will automatically be detected.

Mac

  • Download the iTap receiver.
  • Start the receiver - launch the application either directly from the .dmg or after copying it to your application folder.
    start menu
  • Install the receiver (Just drag it to your Applications folder)
  • Start iTap mobile Touchpad on your device, iTap mobile Touchpad has to be running in order to communicate with your computer
  • Your device's name should now be visible within the iTap receiver software.
    pairing dialogue
  • Select your device and click the "Pair with selected device" button
  • OS X Lion: To make use of the screen zoom keys you have to activate screen zoom.
    enable screen zoom

    In System Preferences, go to Universal Access. Press the Options-button at the zoom preferences. At the bottom of the card, you have to check the "Use scroll wheel with modifier keys to zoom" item.

Done! you will be able to control your computer now!

For normal operation in home networks you do not need to enter your IP address, iTap mobile Touchpad will automatically be detected.