The Cougar UIX System is the software used to customize 550M mouse settings including onboard profile management, tracking sensitivity, macro assignments, and RGB lights. The latest version of the software can be downloaded from Cougar’s download website which may include a bundled firmware update.
On the left of the Cougar UIX System interface is the menu element for switching between the three profile modes and the mouse settings. Mode 1 is currently being customized and the Performance submenu is open. From the Performance menu, changes can be made to each of the three main DPI settings, the sniper DPI setting, polling rate, angle snapping, lift height, mouse acceleration, and Windows mouse settings including double click speed, scroll speed, and pointer speed.The Key Assignment menu has a graphic of the mouse on the left with boxes above and below. Dragging an icon from the sets on the right to the boxes assigns a new button assignment.Besides “Basic” mouse commands, “Advanced” preset commands can be assigned ranging from mode switching to media controls to even launching programs.