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Ubuntu 14.04 Dual Shock 4 Controller Setup?

How do I get the touchpad of Sony's Dual Shock 4 Controller working? Also how can I get this thing to work in Source Engine games? The buttons work but the Joysticks do not!
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Gamepad interference on Steam games

I have a wired Microsoft Xbox 360 gamepad which I use to play Steam games on my freshly-installed 14.04 Ubuntu machine. All works fine out of the box, but when I add in a second, identical gamepad to ...
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USB Joystick on wine

I have ubuntu 14.04 and latest version of wine installed on my system. I recently installed Assassin's creed on my system with help of Playonlinux. I installed xboxdrv and configured my USB gamepad. ...
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How do I use the DUALSHOCK 4 with Ubuntu 14.10?

Quite simply, how do I setup, configure and use the Sony DUALSHOCK 4 controller with Ubuntu 14.10 ("Utopic Unicorn")? I remember the Linux kernel was updated a while back to add native support... ...
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Using xinput under wine

I'm trying to play a game (Legend of Korra) on wine. To my surprise, I didn't encounter any errors (the game is really new, released on the 21st), but it is utterly impossible to play without a ...
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How can I find Sixaxis bluetooth MAC address in 14.04?

I am trying to use use sixad to use the Sixaxis with my Ubuntu 14.04 setup. However, I am unsure how I can find the MAC address of the sixaxis device as sixad needs it to be paired manually before I ...
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How to Wireless 360 controller / or Dualshock_3 on Ubuntu 14.04 2014

I have seen some tutorials here but they are all old and older version of ubuntu and i'm really new with this so i don't want to start making changes because i don't know if i break something. SO i ...
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How to have my USB playstation 1 controller work properly with ePSXe?

I am running 14.04, and i have installed ePSXe 1.9.0. And running the ISO games was ok and i have input from my USB playstation 1 controller. However, if i try to press a gamepad key it 'forgets' ...
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Help! My controller isn't working in Ubuntu 14.04!

the controller I'm using is a Logitech F310. 2 months back before I reset my Ubuntu OS( reinstalled it ), the controller was working fine. But now, it's not working at all. I downloaded xboxdrv and ...
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Gamepad and steering wheel have stopped working

I've just set them up to work properly, and after one reboot they literally vanished. Evtest doesn't see them anymore, jstest-gtk is blind too, but lsusb sees them. The devices are Xbox 360 wired ...
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Saitek P380 Gamepad 14.04 64bit

I have found a Saitek P380 gamepad and would greately like to use it on my Ubuntu 14.04 64bit computer. I have looked on the saitek website for drivers to run through wine but to no avail. If you ...
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Binding keys to buttons on a Ps3 gamepad controller

I have both a dual shock 3 and a knock off wired ps3 controller. I'm running 14.04 trusty tahr on a presario cq57 from compaq, no windows installed. I have a AMD C-50 Processor × 2, 1.6 GiB of memory. ...
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Computer does not detect Game Controller Input

I have tried using PS3, PS4, and Xbox360 controllers to play games on my Ubuntu system that is running XFCE with no luck. In every case, the controller is detected and registers as the type of ...
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How to remap gamepad axis?

I am a Linux newbie and I need help remapping my gamepad, a twin gamepad actually (Gamebird JPD-ST03) The problem is that for some reason axis 2 acts as axis 3 and vice versa... So when I move it ...
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When I connect a joystick, my pointer is moved

I'm trying to play a game with a Microsoft Sidewinder (presicion racing wheel and pedals). The pointer moves alone but, when I push a pedal, it stops moving. How do I fix this?
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Xbox 360 controller issue [Button sensitivity]

Whenever I play games such as Ittle Dew or Race the Sun, the button sensitivity is way too high. For example in Ittle Dew if I press the map button once, the map will repeatedly come and go, as if I ...
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Microsoft Sculpt Ergonomic Desktop virtual joystick: how to remove it?

I've got Microsoft Sculpt Ergonomic Desktop (keyboard + mouse) and it creates major problems in some games with gamepad support as the nonexistent virtual joystick drives the input crazy. If I run ...
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USB Controller Adapter Converter for SNES Controller Not Working

Trying to get a SNES controller working through a USB Controller Adapter Converter. After lurking through the Internet, I've found plenty about the various software solutions like qjoypad and ...
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how do I make my Dualshock 3 gamepad work in Ubuntu 14.04?

When my desktop computer was running Ubuntu 12.04, my PS3 controllers would work with USB. I didn't need to do any special setup. I could just plug it in before I start SuperTuxKart and it would ...
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How do I get a gamepad to work? (Ubuntu 14.04, xbox 360 controller)

I have a wired USB gamepad, and really want it to work on my new linux gaming pc I built. I've installed 'jstest-gtk' and 'xboxdrv' AND 'joystick' and they seem to be working, but no game will ...
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Emulating Xbox 360 controller using xboxdrv not working for Dualshock controller on 14.04

I had been happily using my PS3 controller emulated to an xbox 360 controller on my Ubuntu 13.10 and lower Steam library. I recently updated to 14.04, and now xboxdrv just does not work anymore. ...
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How to use FuSa Gamepad on Ubuntu 13.10:?

I'm trying to use my PSP as a gamepad using FuSa Gamepad. It makes the PSP function as a generic dual analog stick controller. It works without problems on Windows and Mac OS X. On Ubuntu 13.10, I've ...
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How to setup Dual Shock 4 controller with Ubuntu 13.10?

I got my first ever NAS box with Ubuntu, installed Steam and got invited to the game streaming beta! In order to improve the experience I got a dual shock 4 controller. I know it's possible to play ...
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How to enable Rumble/Vibrate on Gamepad

I've been trying to search for solutions for days now but still to no avail. It's really starting to frustrate me. See I have this gamepad (DragonRise Inc. Generic USB Joystick) which is functioning ...
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Gigaware USB gamepad Not Detected

I have a RadioShack GigaWare PC controller (Cat No. 26-1519). I plugged it in, but it is not listed in lsusb. My lsusb: Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub Bus 002 ...
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Are there any wired (gaming) controllers that “just work” or natively support Linux/Ubuntu?

Pretty much as the title suggests, are there any wired (gaming) controllers that "just work" or natively support Ubuntu "out-of-the-box"? Having spent plenty of time fighting (ongoing) battles with ...
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Disable extra joystick buttons

I have ubuntu 13.10 and I have problem with my gamepad I have gamepad that have buttons all messed up can I Disable some buttons?? That My joystick does not have. So here is how it looks This ...
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Wireless joypad to be used with Steam

I would like to use a sturdy PS3 like joypad with Ubuntu 12.04 and Steam. Many games in Steam require an xbox-like pad, so xboxdrv might come into rescue. Currently I can easily plug in my PS3 pad ...
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How can I install PS3 joypad in wireless - bluetooth- mode (Steam compatible)?

I can connect and use my PS3 pad with the USB wire without issues, and then using xboxdrv I'm able to fully use it as an xbox pad under Steam. Only issue is that I'd like to use it as a wireless ...
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Nintendo 64, mupen64plus: cannot configure controller

I received an nintendo 64 usb controller and tried to use it to play (this one ...
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Qjoypad 4.1: No GUI

I am trying to open/find the GUI for Qjoypad 4.1 on Ubuntu 13.10. I installed Qjoypad via Synaptic using the default repositories. I see the tray icon, but I cannot get the window that I see in this ...
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Two PS3 controllers connected via USB identified as one

I'm currently trying to get 2 PS3 controllers (that are connected via USB) to work on my Ubuntu 12.04 machine. For most games this works out-of-the-box but some games such as Shutter identify the two ...
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How to identify game controller for SDL2 in Ubuntu?

I'm trying to make Costume Quest (game by Double Fine) use either of my gamepads and according to developer's support all I need to do is add SDL2 config line to SDLGamepad.config file, however, I ...
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How do I configure a Belkin n52te gamepad to work?

I was wondering how I could possibly get my Belkin n52te gamepad working on this version of Ubuntu - ubuntu 13.10?
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Auto-fire/rapid fire/turbo on gamepads

The gamepad works fine as is, but I haven't found a way to make one of the buttons do auto-fire. I tried jstest-gtk, but it doesn't have any options like that. I'm using Ubuntu 13.04.
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udev rules for multiple usb game controllers (including dual controllers)

Using XBMCbuntu Eden... I'm having trouble creating udev rules for my controllers. I have a dual arcade stick that has two separate usb connections, and I am having no trouble writing the udev rules ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 Missing input js0

The file /dev/input/js0 is missing from my directories. I am attempting to use the joy2key plugin from the Software Center to map keystrokes to my gamepad but when I attempted to start I got the ...
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Gaming Mouse Recommendations [closed]

I'm looking to upgrade to a gaming mouse. Searching Amazon for a Linux gaming mouse isn't getting very many results. So I'm asking here for recommendations. I'm using Ubuntu 13.04 64bit Gnome Fallback ...
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Ubuntu 13.04: Steam, Dualshock3

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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Error when starting wiican using ChrUbuntu

After installing wiican from here: http://www.getdeb.net/install/wiican I can't get the wii remote to connect. When I start the program from the launcher and click on the icon in the top bar, it says ...
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How to emulate XInput device with DirectInput gamepad?

I'm trying to get a Logitech Dual Action controller to work with Bastion, on Ubuntu 13.04. From what I've gathered, Bastion is only compatible with XInput devices, and my controller only supports ...
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Xbox controller won't work with Dishonered PC game (played through steam and wine)

I installed the windows version of Steam in my Ubuntu 13.04 OS because of older pc games I have. Everything works fine except when I play Dishonered, it won't detect my xbox controller. I have tried ...
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how to control pen tablet pressure input with a joystick?

) i have a pen tablet Genius G-pen F610 and its working perfectly in Ubuntu 12.04 but for drawing purpuses i need to block pen pressure input (which is easy to do mechanicly just by removing the ...
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How to play frets on fire with a wired xbox guitar

I just downloaded frets on fire and I was wondering how to map a wired xbox 360 guitar to Ubuntu. Any help would be much appreciated. Thank you
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Using Dualshock 3 controller via USB (no Bluetooth)

I am trying to use a DualShock 3 controller via USB, but I cannot get any input from it. I followed the Ubuntu guide with qtsixa, but it said I needed Bluetooth. My computer has no Bluetooth adapter, ...
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How can I map my Logitech gamepad to the keyboard?

I recently downloaded Steam and bought the HL1 bundle, as well as a few other games through Steam and Desura. I would like to use my Logitech F310 instead of the keyboard and mouse, but I can't seem ...
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How can I connect an Ouya gamepad?

I would like to use the Ouya controller with my Ubuntu machine... its a standard Bluetooth controller and when I attempt to pair it with Ubuntu 13.04 the pairing option box prompts me to enter a ...
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Cannot get USB gamepad to work in Ubuntu 12.04

I'm trying to get a cheap usb gamepad to work under Ubuntu 12.04 running on my arm chromebook (using chroot). After plugging in the gamepad, dmesg shows: [ 5879.411510] usb 2-1: new low-speed USB ...
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Do Handhalds Work Just as Game pads/ controllers do?

I am trying to figure out if i could use a handheld game console to control ubuntu 13.04 just like an actual controller would. It may sound stupid, but I am just asking because it MAY be possible in ...
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PS3 SixAxis Controller with Wine

I have my PS3 Sixaxis connect to my Ubuntu 13.04 machine using the SixAd driver. I have tested it with JSTest-GTK and see that all the buttons/separate axes are working. However, under Wine, a lot of ...