Product Guide - GMMK 1 Compact

PRODUCT GUIDE

GMMK 1 Compact

Getting Started

Set-Up

What's in the Box?

• 1× GMMK 1 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard

• 1× Braided USB Cable

• 1× Switch Puller Tool

• 1× Keycap Puller Tool


Note: Barebones keyboards do not include switches or keycaps.

Plug & Play

Connect the keyboard to an available USB port and the keyboard will automatically install all necessary drivers.

System Requirements

• Available USB port

• Windows 7+, MacOS, Linux

Software

GMMK 1 Keyboard Editor

Instructions for downloading the GMMK 1 keyboard editor are available at the link below. This software is not required to use the keyboard, but is needed to unlock a fully customizable experience. (Windows OS only)


The GMMK 1 is not compatible with Glorious CORE.

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GMMK 1 Keyboard Editor

Keyboard Layout

The GMMK 1 Compact is a 60% keyboard - it has no function key row, numpad, or arrow keys.


The function and arrow keys can be accessed utilizing the FN key; see the Hotkey Index below.

Top-down view of GMMK 1 Compact keyboard

How to Use

Hotkey Index

Function Row Hotkeys

F1

FN + 1

F2

FN + 2

F3

FN + 3

F4

FN + 4

F5

FN + 5

F6

FN + 6

F7

FN + 7

F8

FN + 8

F9

FN + 9

F10

FN + 0

F11

FN + -

F12

FN + =

`

FN + ESC

~

SHIFT + ESC

Primary Hotkeys

Page Up

FN + U

Page Down

FN + O

Up Arrow Key

FN + I

Down Arrow Key

FN + K

Left Arrow Key

FN + J

Right Arrow Key

FN + L

Scroll Lock

FN + [

Pause

FN + ]

Insert

FN + ;

Delete

FN + '

Home

FN + N

End

FN + M

Print Screen

FN + P

Volume Control Hotkeys

Mute

FN + ,

Volume Down

FN + .

Volume Up

FN + /

Other Commands

Restore Keyboard to Factory Default Settings

FN + R

(Hold for 10 Seconds)

Swap FN and Caps Lock Key Functions

FN + Caps Lock

Enable/Disable Windows Key

FN + Win

Toggle between N-KEY Mode (Default) and 6-Key Mode

Keep this setting to N-Key if unsure what this means.

FN + Menu

LED Effects

Built-in LED Effects

Each effect listed here has three sub-effects accessed by using the hotkey to cycle through them.

Breath

• RGB Breathing
• Single Color Breathing
• Solid Single Color

FN + F

Wave #1

• Wave with fade
• Wave with less fade
• Circular wave

FN + C

Touch

• Ripple outward from keypresses
• LEDs of pressed keys light up and fade
• LEDs spread to the row of a pressed key

FN + G

Wave #2

• Bouncing wave
• Solid single color
• Waves meet in middle

FN + B

K-Effect

• LEDs randomly fade in and out
• LEDs turn on and off randomly
• Each row fades in and out

FN + V

Drawing

• Heartbeat effect
• Kamehameha effect
• Matrix-style effect

FN + H

RGB LED Commands

Change LED Brightness

Increase

FN + W

Decrease

FN + S

Change Lighting Effect Speed

Slower

FN + A

Faster

FN + D

Cycle LED Colors

(if applicable for current effect)

FN + X

Change Effect Direction

FN + Z

Turn Off LEDs

FN + B

How to Build

Changing Switches & Keycaps

The GMMK 1 is a mechanical keyboard featuring hot-swappable sockets. It is recommended to use Glorious switches with your keyboard for optimal compatibility. However, the GMMK 1 is also compatible with a variety of standard keyboard switches, including Cherry, Gateron, and Kailh branded switches.

A detailed how-to for hot-swapping switches and changing keycaps can be found here:

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Switches & Keycaps Guide

Product Specs

GMMK 1 Compact

Layout

Compact (60%)

61 Keys (ANSI); 62 Keys (ISO)

Dimensions

11.5” x 4.0” x 1.7” (293 x 103 x 44 mm)

Weight

1.8 lb (.82 kg)

Mounting Style

Tray Mount

Switch Sockets

3-Pin Hotswap

Interface

USB-C 2.0

Additional Links

Support

Questions or concerns regarding your Glorious keyboard can be directed to our support team.

Note that Glorious is unable to offer comprehensive support for third party firmware or parts (switches, keycaps, stabilizers, etc.) purchased from other companies.

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Support

Warranty

Important Notices

• 1-year limited manufacturer warranty

• Warranty does not cover damages resulting from the changing of keycaps or switches.

• Keycaps or other small objects could be swallowed.

• Keep out of reach of children below the age of 10.

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Product Registration

Registering your product extends the warranty by an additional year (free of charge) on eligible devices. To be eligible, register your device within 365 days of date of purchase.

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