Questions about game controllers (which, unlike the more generic peripherals, are used to control games).

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xBox 360 Controller Can't Join Castle Crashers Local Multiplayer

My sons asked if I could come play Castle Crashers with them on the xBox 360. They have been playing a 2-player local multiplayer up to this point. I grabbed our 3rd xBox 360 controller, and tried to ...
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Can you make the Wii-u gamepad not disconnect after an hour?

I'm getting some new amiibo's for Christmas, and I want to train them while I'm AFK, but the problem is I don't know if the gamepad can stay on for more than an hour some how.
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Why isn't my Xbox controller working, when streaming Fallout 4 to my computer, from my Xbox One?

I am streaming my Xbox One console to my Windows 10 computer, using an Xbox One controller, connected via micro-USB cable. The controller registers, as I can use it with the Xbox app, but it stops ...
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How many controllers does OS X support?

Dear fellow Steam on OS X players, I wonder how many controllers can be connected either per USB or paired via Bluetooth to OS X? I have just one PS4 dualshock which works perfectly with my Macbook ...
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Dark Souls - change xbox sticks to always run instead of walk to running?

When you slightly move the stick your character walks, when you move the stick all the way your character runs. Is there a way so that it always runs? My controller is dodgy in that moving the stick ...
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What controllers can you use on Minecraft for Wii-U

On Minecraft for the Wii-U I have heard you cannot use the Wii remote or nun-chuck, is this true? What are the controllers you can use?
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Problem playing NES games on an Emulator

I have a setup to play NES games according to this link. I ordered two of these controllers. I am not able to play the games smoothly. Problem: when playing Contra I press the down button on D-pad ...
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Ps3 controller wont sync reset button does NOT work.

Ive tried plugging to laptop and reset Plugging to the wall and reset. Ive unplugged power to PlayStation and tried to restore it. Ive tried to sync to my other 2 PS3 no help Ive tried 6 ...
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How do I completely disable Xbox 360 controllers and re-enable them on Windows 10?

I've found that DS4Windows seems to act up when I have it off or without a controller plugged in. In a nutshell, it's a driver that makes PS4 controllers be read as an Xbox 360 controller. Ever since ...
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How can I use a headset for in game chat when streaming a game from my XBox One to my Windows 10 PC?

I recently upgraded my PC to Windows 10 and started using the game streaming feature. It works great! I'd like to be able to talk to other players using a headset. Is it possible to talk to other ...
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Xbox One Wireless Adapter for Windows 10 with Dualshock 4

Can a PlayStation 4 controller connect to the Windows 10 Xbox One Wireless Adapter?
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PS3 controllers won't sync - nothing works, help!

Never had any issues with my PS3, worked flawlessy for years. And now, out of the blue, I come back from a vacation and my controllers won't sync. First it started by not being able to turn on the PS3 ...
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Why is my input device changing rapidly?

Whenever I am in the options menu trying to adjust my options (I haven't gone in-game yet), my input device changes rapidly from my keyboard/mouse to my controller and the cursor goes up/left randomly ...
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Xbox 360 controller driver for latest OS X

I can't keep track Mac driver compatibility to use a Xbox 360 controller with the latest OS X release. What software do I need to set it up with El Capitan (10.11)?
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European PS2 controller on american ps2

I bought and european PS2 controller (S.O.G brand), it does not work on my american PS2. Why and how to bypass that? I have tested on an european PS2 and it works... Thank you! EDIT: This is the ...
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Is there any way I can do key combos on a steam controller (mac)

I would really like to be able to do combinations like ctrl+rightarrow and things like that. As a mac user knows, to switch between fullscreen apps (and use mission control), you need to use the ...
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DualShock 3 usability on PS4

Does anyone know if DualShock 3 controllers are usable for PS4? i.e. if the PS3 controllers are forward compatible. KR,
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Does the Xbox One controller have pressure sensitive triggers?

Really want to use this for driving games... cough Forza Horizon 2 cough
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Can multiple Wavebird controllers hook up to one receiver?

I'm thinking of getting a Wavebird controller set. The set has two Wavebirds but only one receiver. Is it possible to play a multiplayer game with two controllers to one receiver? I've never owned a ...
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Connect Wii classic controller to Mac X OS Yosemite

I am trying to map a Wii Classic Controller to my Mac (Yosemite) to play Minecraft. I got Wjoy which worked great for connecting my Wiimote to the Mac. I then got Enjoy2 for mapping the buttons, but I'...
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How to turn off Xbox One controller on Win10?

How can I turn off my Xbox One controller using a Win10 PC without popping out the batteries?
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Creating Key Bindings for an Xbox One controller on Mac

I am really looking for a way to create key binding for an xbox one controller connected to a Mac. I know this is kind of a weird request, but I really want to try playing Guild Wars 2 with a ...
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How to quickly switch between signs in the Witcher 2?

I am playing the Witcher 2 using a XBox360 controller and I find the way the switch between signs to be very clunky. I have to press LR and then navigate to the sign, and ever so often it seems to ...
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Can I use an Xbox 360 controller to play Xbox One?

So I broke my Xbox One controller, and while it is easy enough to go out and buy another, I have a couple of Xbox 360 controllers. Is there any way to use an Xbox 360 controller to play Xbox One?
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How can I map the camera in League of Legends to a touchpad on the Steam Controller?

If you add League of Legends to Steam as a third-party shortcut, you can launch the game from big picture mode and configure the Steam Controller as usual. I'd like to move the camera smoothly with ...
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Turn off Steam Controller without using big picture mode

I have a steam controller connected to my computer. How do I turn the controller off without launching big picture mode? Currently to turn the controller off, I do the following: hit the steam ...
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Is there a way to use the Dualshock 4 on a PC (ubuntu) with it not being picked up by the PS4?

I am trying to use a Dualshock 4 on my PC (Ubuntu 14.10) with Steam via USB. My problem is that whenever I long press the PS button my PS4 gets turned on (it's within range of the bluetooth). How can ...
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Dragon age Inquisition not responding with controller?

I'm using a PS3 controller plugged into my computer with an emulator to let me play it as a Xbox controller. It's all fine and dandy on other games, but the moment I switch to controller on Dragon Age ...
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Reset button killed my control pad

While not paying attention, I accidentally reset the new controller for our PlayStation. Now, when I connect it with the cable, it displays the message 'unknown USB device connected'. How can I fix ...
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How to use an Xbox one controller with an android device?

While connecting an Xbox one controller to a Windows PC via USB works fine after downloading the respective driver, I was wondering how to use it on an android device via USB OTG, or to an OUYA.
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is the xbox 360 wireless receiver a low/full speed or a high speed usb 2 device? (compatibility with at90usb1287 host)

[This might be a bit off-topic, but I'm not sure where it would be a better fit] I would like to control my uC with a wireless XB360 Gamepad. The at90usb1287 has a usb 2.0 low/full speed host ...
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Virtual Machine - Logitech Rumble Gamepad F510 not recoginzed

I have a Windows 10 virtual machine (using Parallels Desktop v11) on my Mac (OS X Yosemite). I wanted to use my F510 gamepad with a game. So I did these things: Installed the Logitech Gaming ...
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Controller is connecting to other PlayStation 3 consoles, but not mine

My controller was working fine. I was playing a game, and then it suddenly disconnected, and now it only connects with a cable. Without the cable, when I press the PS button, it starts blinking and ...
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How to run X-Plane 10 with Razer Orb Weaver and mouse?

I just purchased X-Plane 10 but can't seem to use my mouse as a controller. I believe this is because the game thinks my Razer Orb Weaver Gaming Pad is a Joy Stick. As a result, the game appears to ...
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Xbox 360 game sound through headset

I recently purchased a converter so that I could hook up my PC headset to my Xbox 360 controller. However, when I try to use it, no sound comes through the headset. I do not have Xbox Live gold, and ...
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Can a laptop with a tablet feature be used as a controller for racing games?

I have a laptop (Lenovo Yoga 15) which can be turned into a tablet (using the same OS[Windows 10]), and I was wondering if I could play any racing games using the laptop itself as a controller? Is ...
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Set Xbox controllers order on Windows

I have an Xbox One controller and an Xbox 360 controller plugged in my PC. Windows always set the 360 controller as the primary (number 1), but I want the One controller to be the primary. If I ...
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Game Of Thrones (Telltale) PC won't pick up Xbox One controller

I plugged in my Xbox One controller via USB, started Game of Thrones, and it doesn't register that the controller is plugged in. The Controls section in Settings just shows me mouse and WASD. Other ...
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Saitek X45 hat not working

I have an old Saitek X45. For years it has worked fine but now the Hat button 2 has stopped working. Does anyone know how it may be fixed.
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Can't calibrate generic usb gamepad right thumb

I have a Chinese generic USB gamepad using the driver that Windows 10 came with because the included driver is 32bit and whenever I use x360ce on 64bit games (such as Sleeping Dogs), the game crashes ...
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Can I use a 360 controller on Xbox one

Since Windows 10 came out I have been enjoying the stream xbox games to PC feature, I use the wireless adapter for 360 with a 360 controller on my PC and all the Xbox One games I have tried work so ...
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How to use an Xbox One controller wirelessly with a PC?

As I understand it, the Xbox One controller uses a standard USB port, which allows someone to connect it to a PC with a standard USB cable. A wired solution does not meet my needs and it is very ...
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Different sensitivity when zooming in

Is it possible to adjust the "look-around sensitivity" for when zooming in and not zooming in with a weapon in Destiny? I know I can change the sensitivity for both but I want to have slow when ...
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Is the Wii RVL-101 compatible with the Active Life mat controller?

Is there a Active Life game mat controller that works with the Wii RVL-101 console? I can't find the hidden panel.
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XBox 360 Wiresless controller play Flight Simulator X on Steam

I picked up an XBox 360 wireless controller for windows and I'm having trouble getting it picked up in microsoft flight simulator x for steam. Worth noting I'm running Windows Server 2k8 - so I ...
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Can you connect 4 wired xbox 360 controllers to one pc?

I would like to play some steam games I bought with 3 other people. These are games much more suited to a controller however, and I only own two PS4 controllers. My question is, If I were to buy ...
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Can a Wii-U gamepad be used as the screen for multiple players?

The Wii U is of interest to me due to the fact you do not necessarily need a TV in order to use it, being able to use the game pad as the screen.However, I would mainly be interested in playing with ...
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Is it possible to translate keyboard/mouse inputs to controller x-input?

With Windows 10 coming out this week, I was wondering if its possible to translate Keyboard/mouse inputs into emulated Xbox controller inputs? This would allow one to use a mouse and keyboard to play ...
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Can a PC be used as a power source for an Xbox One controller?

I can use a power outlet to power my Xbox One controller using a USB charger. My laptop also gives my Xbox One controller power but instead registers as a plug and play device and doesn't connect to ...
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Xbox One Controller triggers function weird after 2 minutes of being turned on

I'm using an Xbox One controller with my PC. The controller functions perfectly for the first 2 minutes, both RT and LT changes its values from 0 to 255 properly but after some time, the triggers ...