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Profile for Blackwidow V2 won't change

Discussion in 'Razer Synapse' started by bestONYX543, Feb 10, 2018.

  1. bestONYX543

    bestONYX543 New Member

    I created two profiles for my blackwidow v2. One default chroma setting for desktop and one for PUBG. The first time when i open PUBG, the profile changes to PUBG as it should. But then, it won't change back, when i get back to windows desktop. I tried it with a hotkey to switch it, but it is stuck. The only thing that helps is to unplug the keyboard. When i plug it in again, i can change the profiles without any problems (until i start a game).
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  2. Chinsteig

    Chinsteig New Member

    I have a similar problem. When I start Overwatch my Lancehead mouse profile switches properly. During queuing I sometimes alt tab out to chrome to browse while I wait. When i'm out of the game it doesn't switch the profile back to the default one, it ends up stuck in the overwatch profile. It reverts to my default when I exit overwatch however. I can't find any setting to prevent this.
  3. bestONYX543

    bestONYX543 New Member

    One more thing: After playing PUBG, the profile is stuck to pubg (as described). Tried to change the profile manually in synapse but it seems, synapse is crashing when i try this. All i can try now is a clean win 10 install. I have to do this anyway. If this solves the problem, i will post it here.
  4. Chinsteig

    Chinsteig New Member

    If only the program is crashing have you tried reinstalling that first?
  5. the same problem synpase doesn't wotk
  6. bestONYX543

    bestONYX543 New Member

    Yes, i reinstalled it. Same issue. But now i deleted all the links for the profiles. So, no game is linked to any profile now. Now changing the profile manually seems to work. But of course, this cannot be the final solution. It seems, something is broken in the "automatically start profile when launching game x" section of Synapse. But as i mentioned before, I'll also try a clean install of Win10 this week. Don't think, that this will help, but i need the clean install anyway.
  7. rodgerm9

    rodgerm9 New Member

    I'm using Synapse Version and The function keys will not work on my black widow chroma v2 keyboard. I have the Synapse active in my system tray.
  8. BboySurf

    BboySurf Well-Known Member

    I don't know how it works on Synapse 3, but my Naga is on Synapse 2 so it doesn't really have this profile switching feature according to games, so i have to do it manually every time, as well as i start and when i finish too. I didn't much used this feature in Synapse 3 on my keyboard because it was not the case but i'll give it a try and see if it works.