Hexcore Link User Manual
1. Install software
Download link: https://www.hexcore.xyz/hexcore-link
Please download the signed Hexcore Link from the official website to ensure security.
The signing certificate is displayed as follows:
1.2 Mac OS
After installation, on the first launch, you will get the following promp
Please check the Hexcore Link, and restart the software.
1.3.1 Ubuntu | Debian
sudo apt install ./HexcoreLink_x.x.xx_x64.deb
1.3.2 CentOS | Fedora | RHEL
sudo yum install ./HexcoreLink_x.x.xx_x64.rpm
1.3.3 Other Distributions
tar -zxvf ./HexcoreLink_x.x.xx.tar.gz
2. User Guide
2.1 Device List
Device List: Show the devices conneted, click Hello World to refresh the device list.
Uptime: The timer starts after the device is powered on, and will be reset after the power is off.
Backlight Sleep: In wireless mode, the device is idle for more than the setting time, turn off the backlighting.
Bluetooth: Clear the Bluetooth pairing information stored in the keyboard.
Reset: Restore factory settings(TAP Sensitivity, CapsLock LED, etc.)
Change Key Value
Next trackto FN2 layer
hexcoreand bound to FN2 layer
Click(press and release) the key within the setting time, trigger the key on the TAP layer.
Press and hold the key for more than the setting time, trigger the key on the Default layer
Demo: Create a new light effect profile and add a static light effect
Demo: Add a dynamic light effect
Backlight: Set the backlight brightness of the keyboard
CapsLock LED: Set the CapsLock indication mode(Single key LED/ The entire keyboard); Set the color of the CapsLock indication
2.5 Ambient Light
2.5.1 Audio Virtualization
2.5.2 Screen Ambient
2.6 System Enhancement
Tip: This module is currently only available for OS Windows.
Click and hold the left mouse button on the red area showed below, drag to move the notification window.
Show the notification when the backlight brightness key is pressed.
2.6.3 Lock Keys
Show the notification when
Num Lock and
Scroll Lock key is pressed.
Show the notification when
Decrease Volume and
Mute key is pressed.
Tip: By default, volume step is 2(On windows) for the
Increase Volume and
Decrease Volume key on the keyboard. This module allows you to change the step of control (range: 1-10).
This module allows you to adjust the display brightess, change the display input source(DP, HDMI etc...).
Display Brightness Increase,
Display Brightness Decreasekey on keyboard to control the display brightness (the display which the mouse is located).
Display input source
Change the display input source, it's useful when a display is connected to multiple computers.
This module uses DDC (Display Data Channel) to control the displays.
Common reasons for incompatibility:
- Display not support DDC/CI, or it's disabled on display.
- If your disabled supports DDC/CI, it may need to be turned on. You can typically find this using the On-Screen Display using your display's controls.