Do I need special software to make the orbiTouch work? David July 03, 2017 17:38 Updated No. There is no special software required to be installed to use the orbiTouch. Simply plug it in using the USB cable. Related articles Do I have to memorize where the colors and letters are to type using the orbiTouch? How do I set the mouse cursor speed and double click rates? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.