Does Wii sensor bar need to be centered?
The front of the Sensor Bar should be aligned with the front of the surface that the TV is sitting on. The center of the Sensor Bar should be aligned with the center of the TV.
How far away should the Wii sensor bar be?
3 to 8 feet
This may impact the operation of the Wii Remote. The initial recommended distance for using the Wii Remote Pointer is 3 to 8 feet from the Sensor Bar. Seeing more than two dots? If you see more than two dots on the Sensitivity screen, then the Sensor Bar is picking up on additional light sources.
Does it matter if the Wii sensor bar is upside down?
This is the optimal position for my setup and the sensor bar is nearly invisible in this spot as it sits in the shadows. The sensor bar doesn’t have to be mounted right side up you know. Try it directly underneath the TV and see if you like it.
Is Wii sensor bar better on top or bottom?
Do not place the Sensor Bar below the surface that the TV is sitting on; for example, on shelves below the TV. To ensure the best game play experience, make sure that: The front of the Sensor Bar is aligned with the front of the surface that the TV is sitting on.
What can I use instead of the Wii sensor bar?
Place two lit candles roughly as far apart as the sensor bar is wide. In your Wii’s settings, choose whether the candles are above or below the television just like you would for the sensor bar. Aim the WiiMote between the two candles and your pointer will respond on the screen like normal.
Why is my Wii Remote jumpy?
Check the cord on the Sensor Bar for any frayed wires or kinks, and verify that the Sensor Bar is free of obstructions. Verify that the Wii Remote is being used between 3 and 8 feet (1 to 3 metres) directly in front of the TV, and that the Sensor Bar is placed properly (see Sensor Bar setup).
How do you turn down the sensitivity on a Wii Remote?
Point the Wii Remote at the sensor bar and press the A Button. With the Wii Remote pointed at the sensor bar, press the – and + Buttons to adjust the sensitivity so that only two white dots are visible in the black window. When you are finished, press the A Button.
Why does my Wii cursor jump around?
The Sensor Bar sensitivity determines the distance the player can be from the TV. If you move out of the range of the Sensor Bar the cursor can become erratic. For information on adjusting the Sensor Bar sensitivity, click here.
How do you use the recenter Wii controller?
Often times, a Wii Remote will not be calibrated correctly causing the misaimed cursor. To re-calibrate the remote, place it on a table button side down for 10 seconds. Make sure the Wii Remote is orientated parallel with your TV screen. After 10 seconds, point the Wii Remote back at the TV.
How accurate is the Wii Remote?
Use of the Sensor Bar allows the Wii Remote to be used as an accurate pointing device up to 5 meters (approx. 16 ft) away from the bar. The Wii Remote’s image sensor is used to locate the Sensor Bar’s points of light in the Wii Remote’s field of view.
How much does a sensor bar for a Wii cost?
This solution comes in the form of the Wireless Sensor Bar, retailing for “only” 10% of the cost of a Wii. The range for this device is from 3 to 8 feet, the battery lasts over 48 hours (depending on how much you use it).
Where should you put your Wii Sensor Bar?
Place the Wii near your TV. Make sure that the Wii is placed close enough for the cables to reach the TV and the power outlet.
Where do you place the Wii Sensor Bar?
Compatible – premium quality wired infrared sensor bar for Nintendo Wii and Wii U Consoles.
How to connect a wireless Wii Sensor Bar?
Replace the battery cover. Mount the sensor bar at the top center or bottom center of your television or entertainment center. Most wireless sensor bars come with adhesive tape on the bottom; press the bar down firmly to keep it in place. Press the power button on the wireless sensor bar.