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I'm trying to setup the controls on FEAR and I'm having one heck of a time setting the movements. The game keeps telling me "the buttons already in use", when it's not. I've got updated drivers for both my controllers, a Saitek and Logitech, and neither of them seem to work. For example, I can't set the analog controller to do more than one function. I want to turn left and right, look up and down with one analog stick, and it's not letting me do it. I've done this with other games, but FEAR just wont work. Anyone have any tips? Thanks.
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First, the obvious question: Why aren't you playing with a keyboard+mouse? By far a better control device for FPS games than a joypad will ever be.

Anyway, my Logitech has a Mode button that maps "movement" to either the left analog stick or the D-pad. They call this "flight mode" (analog) vs. "fight mode" (D-pad). When in flight mode, the joypad seems to work just like it would on a console. Maybe check that out?

But that's reaching. My gut reaction is that FEAR is probably screwed up in this regard. I only think that because of the recent thread where I found out that FEAR does not officially support a pretty common screen resolution for some reason.
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I have a Logitech Dual Action controller, looks just like a playstaion controller.
I just set it up last night which was interesting to say the least.

Configur joystick/gamepad
Axis Action
X Axis Strafe Left/Right
Y Axis Move ahead/back
Z Axis Turn left/right
Rudder Look up/down

You don't have to touch the controls for movement except for jumping, crouching or leaning.
For interaction, inventory and status you will have to remember how many buttons you have on the controller. I still use both the game pad and keyboard to do things that repetitious. Have fun
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use xpadder keep the default settings mouse+keyboard and assign the keys/mouse movement you need in xpadder
http://www.xpadder.com/

Edit: thread revival......
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This may well be the oldest thread resurrection I've ever witnessed. You do realize that he asked this question 22 months ago? I suspect ElMike has already finished the game by now!
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This may well be the oldest thread resurrection I've ever witnessed. You do realize that he asked this question 22 months ago? I suspect ElMike has already finished the game by now!
.-. you did too :O
    
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