The Outer Worlds: How To Fix Mouse Sensitivity Acceleration/Smoothing

Last Updated on December 4, 2022

Outer Worlds is a beautiful game; there are many things to do. The character progression and unlocking stuff are so much fun. However, there are a few irritating problems in the game, one of them being the Mouse Acceleration/Smoothing; my cursor was jumping here and there because of this.

In this article, we will find out if there’s a fix for this problem or not.

Do read this if you are facing crashing issues in the Outer Worlds.

In this article, we will find out how to fix mouse smoothing and acceleration issues in The Outer Worlds.

How To Fix Mouse Acceleration

Step 1 – If you are a game pass owner, then below is your installation folder:


Step 2 -Once you have opened the installation folder, locate Input.ini file and open it with any text editor.

Add the following lines at the end of the file



Step 3 – After doing this, Click Save

This should fix any mouse acceleration and smoothing-related issues you might have been facing.

Do comment below if this guide helped you out.

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2 thoughts on “The Outer Worlds: How To Fix Mouse Sensitivity Acceleration/Smoothing”

  1. Thank you!

    For those that didn’t manage to get to the directory to access the Input.ini do the following:

    1) Press windows hotkey, type %appdata% and press ENTER

    2) On the directory on the top windows explorer search bar it should be C:\Users\YOURUSERNAME\AppData\Roaming on the directory, click in the APPDATA one to access it

    3) Now go inside Local, then Packages, PrivateDivision.TheOuterWorldsWindows10_hv3d7yfbgr2rp, Local Cache, Local, Indiana, Saved, Config, WindowsNoEditor

    4) Now access the Input.ini and add the line,



    Now press ctrl + s to save it, that’s it.

  2. For bEnableMouseSmoothing to actually work it has to be under [/Script/Engine.InputSettings] section not [Engine.PlayerInput]:



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