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post #11 of 25
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Originally Posted by Fantasysage;12135607 
This is VERY difficult and time consuming to get working and then it does a half ass job, I do not recommend it at all when you can use a PS2 controller with a 2$ converter.

You sure? When i did it (2009, admittedly) i plugged it in and installed a driver. That was it. Worked in GRID and Dirt 1 just fine.
post #12 of 25
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You sure? When i did it (2009, admittedly) i plugged it in and installed a driver. That was it. Worked in GRID and Dirt 1 just fine.

That driver doesn't work very good with x64. At least for me it didn't.
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+1 for logitech ps3 controller knock offs. I have one and it works fine!
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That driver doesn't work very good with x64. At least for me it didn't.
Ahhhh i forgot to think about that. Thanks.
post #15 of 25
i would recommend a 360 controller, its the gamepad that works with most of the games out of the box. with other controllers you may have issues...
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post #16 of 25
My ps3 controller works fine with motionjoy. I doubt it could be any easier to use.

Check 360 controller emulator
Click enable
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post #17 of 25
Logitech has a bunch of cheap PS2 style gamepads available. I've had one in use for 5+ years, stepped on, thrown, etc., still works great. More accurate analog sticks than my wired 360 pad by a long shot, and it was $10 instead of $50. I still prefer the feel of the 360 pad overall though, but when couch gaming the Logitech pads work much better for FPS and racing, or any other game requiring precise control. I can set deadzones to 0% with all my Logitech pads, the 360 pad I have has had to be set to 10-12% in most games, which is awful in a lot of cases IMO. Racing especially.
     
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post #18 of 25
Buy this:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-205-_-Product

Best purchase I have made out of any accessories for PC.
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post #19 of 25
X360 controller is the best and most widely supported gamepad for the PC. Seriously it rocks.
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post #20 of 25
my son plays me on streetfighter4 with xbox360 pads
(if only we could find 4 player pc games the mrs would take some grief too),
i love that you dont have to map keys using joy2key or whatever!
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