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insane joystick question

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by surpip, Jan 22, 2006.

  1. surpip

    surpip 1 ton status

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    ok just bought a game controller
    but the analog steering doesent work, any body else have this problem?
    i tried to set it up, but when it prompts you to steer left, it goes straight back to the setup screen, without allowing you to steer right
    so when i play i can only go left
    any thoughts?
     
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    Just hit enter at "steer" and steer left, then move on to accelerate and brake etc etc. You don't need to show it 'right'...

    you'll love the more precise control, especially of the throttle. Many climbs I can make using part throttle to finesse my way up something. I also much prefer the manual tranny option. Some spots you don't want it to upshift, or it'll work better to 'lug' it in 2nd...

    What steering wheel and pedals did you get?


    Rene
     
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    i got a dpad similar to a ps2 game pad
    it wont work with the game , i just went and bought a different one well se if it works
     
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    ya this one works now, think i dshould get a better one though
     
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    little to much for me
     
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    I didn't mind spending $50 (cdn) on mine a year ago...

    Rene
     
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    that link said 150$
     
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    I only paid $70.00/shipped about a year ago for mine.
     
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    i have a logitech wingman wireless. it works great, but i killed the batteries playing this game and have to buy somemore rechargeables for it. i paid like $40 at bestbuy for it a couple years ago.
     
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    The NASCAR wheel is $79 (cdn)on the Logitech site. Their resellers often sell for much less though. I got mine at Staples for $50 cdn ($41 US)

    Rene
     
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    Play NASCAR games. :D
     
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    ha


    ha
    :)
     

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