Installing and setting up a generic USB joystick on Ksenos

Last updated: 3rd Oct 2016

These instruction will help with installing and setting up a generic USB joystick on Ksenos. Installation may differ from the instructions because of operating system, Ksenos version and/or joystick used.

1. Requirements

Ksenos with GUI
PTZ camera configured in Ksenos
Generic USB HID joystick

2. Adding and setting the joystick

Open Ksenos settings to begin adding and setting up the joystick


Installing and setting up an AXIS T8310 joystick on Ksenos

Last updated: 3rd Oct 2016

These instruction will help with installing and setting up an AXIS T8310 joystick (with keypad) on Ksenos. Installation may differ from the instructions because of operating system, Ksenos version and/or joystick used.

1. Requirements

Ksenos with GUI on Windows
PTZ camera configured in Ksenos
AXIS T8310 joystick (and keypad)
AXIS T8310 driver and plugin
Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable Package

2. Installing the driver and the plugin

Before adding the joystick to Ksenos, driver and plugin must be installed

3. Adding and setting the joystick

Start/Restart Ksenos and open settings to begin adding and setting up the joystick


Installing and setting up an DS1005K joystick on Ksenos

Last updated: 16th Oct 2017

These instruction will help with installing and setting up an DS1005K joystick on Ksenos. Installation may differ from the instructions because of operating system, Ksenos version and/or joystick used.

1. Requirements

Ksenos with GUI on Windows
PTZ camera configured in Ksenos
DS1005K joystick
STMicroelectronics Virtual COM port driver
Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable Package

2. Installing the plugin

Before adding the joystick to Ksenos, the plugin must be installed

3. Checking and verifying the COM port

Joystick must be set to COM port mode for best compatibility. To do this, hold the camera/monitor mode button on the joystick until only one of the LEDs is lit.

4. Adding and setting the joystick

Start/restart Ksenos and open settings to begin adding and setting up the joystick