Questions tagged [controllers]

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

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My PS4 won’t connect to controllers unless using a usb cord

I thought I just needed a new controller until I bought one and I found out the problem is my PS4 any recommendations for how to fix this problem
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PS4 Controller not turning on (not charging port or battery)

So I have two controllers, I have tested both the battery and charging port on the working one and it all works fine I've tried resting the broken one, but nothing work, i pretty sure its dead but if ...
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Dualshock 4 doesn't work quite ok (Wireless connection)

When I use wire connection Firewatch, Assasin's Creed Origins and The Wither 3 work ok. But when trying to play with wireless connection no one of them works (Firewatch The keys are confused(O=X, ...
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Dualshock 4 issues

My friend recently had their original PS4 controller disconnected from her PS4 and it connects fine with everything else using Bluetooth but absolutely refuses to connect to any PS4. I currently have ...
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Controller does not work in game or apps, but works fine on PS4 main screen

My controller works fine on the PS4 main screen. Can access everything displayed and all the buttons work fine. But, when I go into an app or game, I get no response from the controller. Have tried ...
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Can one play multiplayer games on Steam locally, each logging in to their own account? [closed]

I've played Injustice 2 with my friend on my their Xbox. Each player can login from their account, in order to track their progress. Does Steam support this feature, especially when playing ...
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Ps4 not turning on and shuts down mid game

My PS4 power sensors don't work and haven't for quite some time now so I just turn it on using the PS button on the controller but lately my PS4 has been shutting down mid game and turning it on using ...
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Skyworth gamepad won't switch on skygp-03

Got a new skygp-03 skyworth gamepad. Problem is it keeps flashing when you charge it and does not switch on when I press the home button. What could be the issue. I am suspecting the battery. Thanx
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How do you disconnect a Xbox 360 controller from a PC [closed]

I'm trying to disconnect my Xbox 360 controller from my PC and connect it to my Xbox but I can't figure out how to disconnect it. How would I do this?
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My PC doesn't recognize my GameCube controller

I'm using a third party adapter from MIMD and also third party GameCube controllers. The issue here is that the PC does recognize the adapter but not the controllers themselves. Im using CSL gamepad ...
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Difference between Logitech X56 H.O.T.A.S and H.O.T.A.S Rhino

I am considering buying a controller for aircraft simulation. Is there a difference between the Logitech X56 H.O.T.A.S, and Logitech X-56 H.O.T.A.S Rhino? I see a difference in price, but they look ...
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Fortnite PS4 controller button issues

My controller for PS4 is playing up when I play fortnite. If I press the stick down I look up, when I press up I look down in Fortnite. Does anyone know how I can fix this problem?
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Do Wii U Gamepads come with a matching Stylus or are they all gray?

I just got a used Wii U from a friend. It's a Black console, but the Stylus that came with the Gamepad is gray. Do Gamepads come with a matching Stylus or are they all gray? I don't see any ...
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Xbox Elite controller compatible with Apple TV?

The Apple TV can now use standard bluetooth Xbox controllers to play games. Is the Xbox Elite controller (series 1 or 2) compatible with the Apple TV?
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Are remapped Xbox buttons stored on the controller?

Via the Xbox Accessories app, it appears that you can remap the buttons on your Xbox one controller (awesome!). Question: Would the newly remapped button scheme be stored directly on the controller? ...
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PDP Controller not Transmitting Mic Audio

My last controller from PDP played their terrifying sound that killed my Mic in my headset. I returned both my Headset HyperX Cloud II and my Controller PDP Afterglow Wired Controller I now have the ...
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Nintendo Switch Pro Controller acts as a mouse instead of a gamepad on PC?

I have switched from playing Fortnite on my Switch to PC. I have to use my controller wired because my PC doesn't support BlueTooth. However, I've got a problem: when I use my controller, my PC ...
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Use Xbox One Controller as joystick

The 1994 game Star Wars: Tie Fighter Special Edition requires both mouse/keyboard and joystick inputs to play (not at the same time). I have a utility which allows me to use my mouse to emulate a ...
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Is there any way to prevent an Xbox Controller from opening Windows Magnifier?

I'm using an Xbox controller on PC and I find that there's some particular button combination (something + the guide button) that launches the Windows Magnifier accessibility ("ease of access") ...
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Ps4 controller connects to pc but does not work in game

Im having a problem. I purchased a ps4 controller. After following some steps, i was able to connect it to pc with usb cable and also with bluetooth. Im using ds4windows. Controller also shows blue ...
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Nygacn gamestick not working right with NeoGeo

I have recently a new arcade stick made by NYGACN. When I run NEOGEO (filename is NeoRAGEx5.0.exe), it detects my arcade stick fine. But it is not detecting the handle (up, down...). I can set its ...
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Why does my DualShock 4 connect through micro-usb but not Bluetooth?

I’ve been using a PS4 controller to play Fallen Order through origin by plugging it in with a micro USB. It accepts the DualShock 4 natively without any sort of aftermarket help. It even has the ...
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PS4 controller light flashes blue then the controller turns off

I have a PS4 controller that I use on my iPad. It was working for 3 weeks, but now the light bar flashes blue and turns off when I try to turn it on. I don’t have a PS4 console. How can I fix this?
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Left and right triggers for xbox elite controller 2 not working on android

I have a galaxy note 9 plus. A new elite controller series 2. I have connected the controller through Bluetooth. Loaded into fortnite. The game accepts the controller and gives me options to configure ...
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PS4 Controller won't reconnect to PS4 after being used on PS3 [duplicate]

I took a PS4 controller over to a friends house to be used on their PS3 and now it will not reconnect to the PS4. I have had it deleted from the devices on the PS3, and have tried everything to ...
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Connect multiple wireless Xbox one controllers on Windows 10

On Microsoft's website, it says that multiple controllers can connect over Bluetooth but that performance may vary. I tested and it's true, controllers disconnect and reconnect when using 4 of them, ...
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How can one controller turn on multiple Xbox Ones?

When my S/O uses his Xbox One X controller to turn on the Xbox it came with, it turns on my Xbox One X in the same room, even though his controller has never been synced to my Xbox. They're both Gears ...
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F710 lost my nano reciever, can I connect to Logitech unifying receiver? [duplicate]

Hi my problem is exactly as the title says, I'm planning to buy a Logitech unifying receiver so I could use my Logitech F710-Gamepad again. But to play it safe, I need to know first if it would really ...
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i cant get my controllers to connect to my ps4 [duplicate]

played at my gfs, shut ps4 down properly, brought it home, plugged it in, controllers wont connect, but will charge. ive already: reset controllers, reset ps4, held down middle button and share with ...
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Disable steam controller or other controller home button and other non-game inputs for steam games

I'm looking for any method (system edit, script, program, option) to disable the Guide button, and all button combinations that Steam intercepts in order to perform non-gaming related tasks, such as ...
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Can the Windows controller properties dialogue display multiple hats?

I haven't seen much of a variation in the Windows joystick/gamepad properties window. Here is what it looks like with my PowerA controller plugged in: Despite having two independent analog thumb ...
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PS4 controller keeps disconnecting

I bought a new PS4 controller on Amazon but while I'm using it randomly disconnects. I don't get a message saying that it's been disconnected but the light starts blinking and it becomes unresponsive ...
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What sort of cord do I need to fix my wired Xbox One controller?

Back in December my parents got my a new wired Xbox One controller. Recently, it's cord broke and I cannot find a replacement. The issue is that inside the port it has this little bit that comes up. ...
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Car accelerating on its own in BeamNG Drive?

I have been playing BeamNG.Drive with my steering wheel and Pedals ( logitech driving force EX ) When I am in first gear the car slowly moves / accelerates on its own without pressing the gas pedal. ...
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How to activate Set 2 while game controller button is on hold using Antimicro?

I'm using Antimicro to map my Mocute-050 bluetooth controller to play The Witcher 3 Wild Hunt. I've been reading the previous questions regarding "combo key" in the github page, but it seems it is ...
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Is it possible to use a.bat file to toggle Steam joystick preferences?

I have two Steam games that require different configurations in the Steam/settings/Controller/GENERAL CONTROLLER SETTINGS page that I would like to somehow be able to change with a script. Here is the ...
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How can I hookup 24 Xbox One controllers on my PC? What is the limit?

Once a month, I host a LAN where we play various titles, but our 2 hour "warmup" with snacks and social interaction is spent on a desktop playing >= 8 player games. I've had great luck with Regular ...
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Using Mouse as Wiimote IR in Cemu Emulator

If anyone is familiar with the Cemu Emulator, it is a Wii U Emulator, and a pretty decent one at that. Similar to Dolphin, it allows emulating the console's controllers, as in, you can emulate the ...
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DualShock 4 suddenly turns off after connecting to iPhone

So, iOS 13 now has support for PS4 and Xbox controllers, and I just bought a DualShock 4 to play Apple Arcade games with it. I've pressed the Share and the PlayStation button at the same time for 5 ...
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Rocket League local multiplayer via steam link + DS4 controllers

I would like to play a Rocket League local co-op game on my TV via a Steam Link with 2 players DS4 controllers. When I launch the game, the keyboard and mouse work, and one of the controllers works, ...
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How can I connect my wireless Xbox 360 controllers to Windows 10?

I have two wireless Xbox 360 controllers and a wireless receiver, connected to a Windows 10 PC. All were previously working, and the receiver light is working normally. However, the controllers and ...
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Cannot use Witcher Senses on XBox One Elite Controller

Playing through the Witcher 3 tutorial, the game asks you to use your Witcher Senses to find a key. When playing with an XBox Controller, it tells you to press and hold LT to use the Witcher Senses. ...
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RT and LT buttons no longer work on Dark Souls 3

I'm using an XBOX ONE controller that works perfectly with any other game. When playing DS 3, everything works exept for the RT and LT buttons. I can do everything in DS 3 exept strong attacks and ...
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PS4 controllers not working [duplicate]

I'm sorry in advance if this is not the right place, but I don't know where else to post this. I have four PS4 controllers and I haven't used two of them for at least 6 months...last night I charged ...
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Xbox 360 Wireless Controller's dongle not working for Windows 10

The receiver looks exactly like this: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Official-Wireless-Gaming-Receiver-Windows/dp/B000MGVAAQ When I plug it, the slit-like LED light does not turn on. When I turn my Xbox ...
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Key differences between DualShock 4 v1 and v2

I've searched Internet for about 15 minutes, but I must be doing something wrong, because I can't find precise information on what are the differences between DualShock 4 version 1 and version 2? I ...
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Why isn't my Switch Pro controller working with Steam

It has worked in the past but I used Xinput emulation with it using a rudimentary program I found online called ProConXinput. It has worked in the past, even after using the program for the first time,...
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XBox One Exiting Hulu with Logitech Harmony Companion All in One Remote Control

Basically, the XBox One is our entertainment center. I bought the Harmony Companion remote for my wife, as that is easier than a controller. Works great, except, once you're in the XBox One Hulu app, ...
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DualShock 4 controller won't connect to my PS4

I borrowed a DualShock 4 Controller from a mate, but it won't connect to my PS4. I have tried physically connecting it to my PS4; I've tried pressing the reset button; I have tried pressing the '...
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What exactly does “Stick Sensitivity” do in Smash Ultimate custom controls?

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate for the Nintendo Switch allows players to customize their controls. Under "Other Settings" there is an option for Stick Sensitivity: Stick Sensitivity: Low | Normal | ...

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