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So, My Xbox 360 for windows controller is on its last legs, and the lest analog stick is wonky, I neer liked it anyway, but thought why not use my PS3 controller.

Windows recognizes it as PS3 Controller, So obviously acknowledges it as a controller, But Shift 2 doesn't recognize it at all :/

What do? are there custom drivers?
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Download this: http://www.motioninjoy.com/download

Also make sure to get the signed version otherwise you have to hit F8 to disable driver signing before logging into windows.
    
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thanks works perfectly smile.gif
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Also be sure you select the 360 emulation option in motioninjoy otherwise most games won't detect it.
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A big thanks to GlockZoR IV for asking, and cyberdyne 101 for answering!

I can finally use my PS3 controller with my PC again! wheee.gif

(My old driver didn't work in an x64 OS, so since I left XP, I have been stuck using a PS2 controller.)
     
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Yeah my Xbox 360 controller had been dropped, so the left stick was constantly messing up and tugged cars to the left!
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