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Awesome. Thanks for the input guys. I remembered hearing good things about the PS2 controller years ago when everybody started mentioning it. What had me wondering though is that there are a few chotsky stores that sell specialty pads, I wasn't sure if one of them hit gold with the perfect D-pad and I was the only one who didn't know about it.redface.gif
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Not sure if things have changed, but I remember the PS3 controller was a pain to get working properly on Windows 7 64 as I had to boot up in some kind of special mode for them to work.

You can easily use the PS3 controller now with http://www.motioninjoy.com/
All you need to do is plug in the controller, start the software, and install the drivers. Been using the program on my Windows 7 64bit for a few years now.

Works wonders and you can now configure the controller with the software, You can use XBOX Controller Emulator mode which turns tricks games into thinking your PS3 controller is a Xbox Controller so you can have vibration and all those good stuff on the latest games with Xbox 360 controller support. PS3 controller plus old school emulators is a great combo.
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