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  • AntiMicro icon

    AntiMicro

    AntiMicro is a program used to map keyboard and mouse actions to gamepad/joystick buttons. It is useful for playing games with poor or no gamepad support. Its graphical interface uses a combination of the...

    Open Source Windows Linux BSD

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    Xpadder

    Xpadder simulates the keyboard and mouse using your gamepad What does Xpadder let you do? - Play PC games with poor or no gamepad support - Add gamepad support to emulated, internet and DOS games - Play multiplayer games with...

    Commercial Windows

  • Pinnacle Game Profiler icon

    Pinnacle Game Profiler

    Pinnacle Game Profiler allows you to emulate your keyboard and mouse with your video game controller, and otherwise customize the controller's behavior. Many PC games do not directly support game controllers, but with Pinnacle...

    Commercial Windows

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    Controller Companion

    Put mouse, media and keyboard control in the palms of your hands so you'll never have to leave the couch again! Mouse Control The left analog stick controls the mouse cursor. Media Control Y is bound to Play/Pause and the...

    Commercial Windows

  • InputMapper icon

    InputMapper

    InputMapper is a DS4 (DualShock 4) input mapper that allows you to connect your PS4 gamepad to windows, wired (USB) or wirelessly (Bluetooth).

    Free Windows

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    ControllerMate

    ControllerMate is a controller programming tool that allows you to customize the behavior of your HID devices — keyboards, keypads, mice, trackballs, joysticks, gamepads, throttles, among others. ControllerMate’s philosophy is to be...

    Commercial Mac

  • jstest-gtk

    jstest-gtk is a simple joystick tester based on Gtk+. It provides you with a list of attached joysticks, a way to display which buttons and axis are pressed, a way to remap axis and buttons and a way to calibrate your joystick.

    Open Source Linux

    • Discontinued No news since May 2009
  • Enjoy2

    Enjoy2 is a simple program for OSX that allows you to transform joystick inputs into keyboard or mouse events. If you've ever played a video game which only supports mouse and keyboard input, but you want to use a joystick or...

    Open Source Mac

  • MotionInJoy DS3 Tool icon

    MotionInJoy DS3 Tool

    MotioninJoy is a software that makes your PS3 and XBOX controllers work with your PC. It installs a driver for you and you can set up the controller to work.

    Free Windows

    • Discontinued The official website and the SourceForge project page have both been removed. Last version, 1.0005, released in December 2013, can be downloaded here: http://www.xinputer.com/download/MotioninJoy_071001_signed.zip and here: ftp://ftp.gnome.org/mirror/temp/sf2015/d/ds/ds3tool/DS3%20Tool%2064-bit/
    • Warning Has been reported to have trojan/other kind of virus embedded in the code.
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    Keysticks

    Control your PC using an Xbox controller instead of the mouse and keyboard

    Commercial Windows

  • Joystick 2 Mouse icon

    Joystick 2 Mouse

    Joystick to mouse (also known as joy2mouse) let's you control the mouse and keyboard using your joystick or gamepad. Joystick 2 Mouse has many applications : - Remote controller. - Aid to people with physical disabilities. -...

    Free Windows

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    QJoyPad

    QJoyPad is a free Linux/QT program that lets you control any keyboard XWindows program with a gaming device

    Open Source Linux

    • Discontinued The program is no longer updated. Last version, 4.1.0, released in February 2010, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.
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  • ScpToolkit icon

    ScpToolkit

    Open source Windows Driver and XInput Wrapper for Sony DualShock 3/4 Controllers.

    Open Source Windows

  • SCP DS

    "XInput Wrapper for DS3 and Play.com USB Dual DS2 Controller", better known as "SCP DS3", is a driver for the Dual Shock pads interfaced with the XInput API, which allows games or programs to interact with the XBox...

    Free Windows

    • Discontinued The software was last updated on April 3rd, 2014. A maintained unofficial fork is available here: http://forums.pcsx2.net/Thread-ScpToolkit-XInput-Wrapper-aka-ScpServer-Reloaded
  • ControlMK icon

    ControlMK

    ControlMK is an utility which uses DirectInput controllers to emulate mouse, keyboard, and other types of commands.

    Free Windows

    • Discontinued Last version, 0.232, was released on September 2004. You can still download it from the official website.
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    J2K

    There are already very feature-rich joystick to keyboard mappers out there, be it JoyToKey or XPadder. However, both are not Freeware and both lack the possibility to easily switch configurations from outside the applications, which...

    Free Windows

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    Sixaxis Controller

    The application do so you can use your PS3 controller on your android device.

    Commercial Android Android Tablet

  • rejoystick

    Rejoystick - A gamepad/joystick translator/keymapper Rejoystick is a program that maps keypresses on your gamepad/joypad/joystick to keypresses on a keyboard when you are running X. Since it uses SDL to communicate with the gamepad...

    Open Source Linux

    • Discontinued The program is no longer updated. Last version, 0.8.1, released in September 2008, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.
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  • VJoy Virtual Joystick icon

    VJoy Virtual Joystick

    VJoy Virtual Joystick is a software application and virtual driver system that allows keyboard input to be translated to joystick input.

    Free Personal Windows

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