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I want Ubuntu to recognize my PS3 Dualshock3 controller so i can use it with my steam games.

How can I do this? Keep in mind I'm very new to Ubuntu.

Thank you!

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Start steam, switch to "big Picture" go to Settings and click on Gamepad ...

The rest is self-explanatory and have Fun ;)



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Thanks that worked. Much easier fix than all the crazy terminal based solutions I was finding. Thank you. – Jon Plotner Sep 23 '13 at 9:22
Please vote for this help :) thank you... – lupopa Sep 24 '13 at 6:47
one problem I found is the sensitivity of the analogs. When not used they would still issue directional commands. – Jon Plotner Sep 25 '13 at 9:26

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