USB Mouse Click Foot Pedal

USB Mouse Click Foot Pedal

XK-12 Joystick

XK-12 Joystick

USB Media Player Foot Pedal


Three pedals preprogrammed for mouse button actions.

Availability: In stock
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XK-3 Foot Pedal


  • Hands-free start, stop, and changing tracks
  • Plug & play (no software, apps, or drivers required)
  • USB connection

The X-keys Media Player Foot Pedal comes preprogrammed with the USB media commands for Play/Pause, Previous Track, and Next Track. Plug and play on all computers and on tablets supporting USB HID input. This pedal installs as a media device and does not interfere with on-screen keyboards.

Pedals may also be reprogrammed with volume up and down or any media, keyboard, mouse, or game controller command. This foot pedal has all the capabilities of our standard XK-3 USB Foot Pedal. Use our free software for Windows or Android to unlock all programming features (see Software tab on this page).

Operating System Use: Any OS via USB HID | Programming: Windows XP through 10, Mac OS X 10.4 through 10.10 
Free Programming Software Windows: MacroWorks 3.1 
Free Software Development Kits Windows (C++, C#, VB.NET) 
Linux (C++)
Android (Java)
Raw HID (any language/OS)
Emulation Modes HID keyboard, HID mouse, HID game controller, HID multimedia
Switch Types Microswitch with audible click, guaranteed for over 1 million operations
Number of Pedals 3 programmable pedals
Actuation Force Approx. 34 – 90 oz (1 - 2.5kg) depending on distance from hinge
Connector Wired USB standard “A” plug
Cord Length 118" (3 m)
Dimensions Approx. 8.1” x 5.5” x 1.6” (21cm x 14cm x 4cm)
Weight 2.5 lb (1.1 kg)
USB Type USB 1.1 compatible through 3.0 Type-c with adapter
Power Source USB port, nominal voltage = 5 VDC
Power Consumption 18 mA @ 5 VDC
Temperature Range -20 to 60 C
Memory Capacity Approximately 1,000 keystrokes or commands in onboard memory
Memory Type EEPROM, non-volatile memory (X-keys retains memory for over 200 years)
Environmental Rating IP 40, typical indoor office environment
Certifications FCC class B, CE, RoHS, WEEE compliant

XK-3 Foot Pedal Front Hinged Spec Sheet PDF

Declaration of Conformity

XK-3 Foot Pedal

Download PDF: XK-3 Foot Pedal DD.pdf

Sketchup 3D Model

We offer this Sketchup model as a 3D rendering of the XK-3 Foot Pedal for viewing or planning purposes. Dimensions and details of the model, while reasonably accurate, should not be used for critical specifications.

View or download this model in Sketchup 3D Warehouse.

Please Note: This device comes pre-programmed and requires no software to operate. If required, the user may make changes to the programming using our MacroWorks software.

MacroWorks 3.1 for Windows (free download)

  • Launch programs, insert Unicode, open files and directories, select tools and more
  • Can write macros to X-keys memory for Hardware Mode macro programming
  • Control backlighting globally or for individual keys
  • Create custom scripting with Visual Basic (Software Mode only)
  • Compatible with Windows 10, 8, 7, and Vista (32 or 64 bit) and Windows XP (32 bit only)
  • Free technical support via email or phone
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USB Extender

Extend your X-keys up to 150 feet via CAT 5 or equivalent network cable.

Resources for Software Developers

P. I. Engineering offers a wide range of options for application developers. Click on any heading to learn more. If you don’t see what you’re looking for here, please contact us ( We have friendly techs and engineers waiting to help you integrate X-keys into your solution.

Windows SDK

Includes comprehensive examples in C#, C++, and VB.NET for Windows desktop development in Visual Studio, as well as Java for Android development in Eclipse. Supported via phone and email during standard business hours by our technical support staff.

Linux SDK

Open source Linux support written in C++. Features code for accessing all X-keys controls and key states and includes a simple, straight forward example GUI. Written by Linux HID expert Alan Ott.</p

Android Samples

Assorted Eclipse projects we have created to demonstrate how to handle various input options (such as joystick and game controller button data) on Android.

HID Data Reports

Learn how to read the X-keys’ raw output and use it to integrate X-keys into your application in any language, on any HID-enabled platform.

X-keys Integration

See how to integrate your X-keys with the Hardware Mode, Software Mode with MacroWorks Software, or the Software Mode with a Custom Application.

Case Studies

See how other developers have implemented X-keys for fun and profit.

Programs Real World Applications

X-keys Media Player Foot Pedal sends multimedia commands like a USM multimedia keyboard.

Examples of X-keys working in studios, labs, and offices in the real world

  • Windows Media Player
  • iTunes
  • Quicktime
  • Amazon Cloud Player
  • Assistive Tech
  • Office - Pause media playback during calls
  • Presentations - Play/pause and advance media hands free
  • Home - Play/pause DIY video hands free