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Free Joystick Mapper Alternatives

The best free alternative to Joystick Mapper is JoyToKey. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to Joystick Mapper and ten of them is free so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting free alternatives to Joystick Mapper are InputMapper, AntimicroX, SDL2 Gamepad Tool and Enjoyable.

This page was last updated Feb 12, 2022
  • Mac

Joystick Mapper is an application that allows you to configure your joysticks or gamepads to simulate keyboard keys/mouse...

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  1. JoyToKey icon

    JoyToKey

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    JoyToKey enables you to control any softwares (e.g. browsers, games on the web, Microsoft office applications or even Windows itself) by using your favorite windows joystick!

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    Some users think JoyToKey is a great alternative to Joystick Mapper, some don't.

    the mouse controls are bad and not equal

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    stupid thing wont work for multiplayer

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    InputMapper

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

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

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    Most users think InputMapper is a great alternative to Joystick Mapper.


  3. AntimicroX icon

    AntimicroX

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    AntiMicroX is a graphical program used to map gamepad keys to keyboard, mouse, scripts and macros. You can use this program to control any desktop application with a gamepad on Linux and Windows 犯.

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  4. SDL2 Gamepad Tool icon

    SDL2 Gamepad Tool

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    It's a simple GUI tool to create/modify gamepad mappings for games that use SDL2 Game Controller API. Created to be an alternative to Steam Bigpicture gamepad configurator.

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    Enjoyable

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    Enjoyable is an application for Mac OS X which allows you to use controller inputs like a mouse or keyboard.

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  6. Gaming Keyboard Splitter icon

    Gaming Keyboard Splitter

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    By default Windows OS does not distinguish between the connected keyboards. They act as the same device.

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  7. An input mapper app that add xinput to Xiaomi Mi Gamepads, so windows games recognize Xiaomi gamepad as a x360 controller & you can play them without any difficulty.

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  8. ShockEmu (gamepad fork) icon

    ShockEmu (gamepad fork)

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Objective-C

    Keyboard / Mouse / Gamepad / Joystick support to Dualshock 4 emulation for PS4 Remote Play (macOS) - MiCkSoftware/ShockEmu

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    Enjoy

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac

    Enjoy is a utility that lets USB joysticks and gamepads work with programs that normally expect keyboard input. Each gamepad button can be set to simulate a particular key.

    Discontinued

    The website and the app are no longer available.

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    Gamepad Test

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online

    This online gamepad test is an easy-to-use application that lets the users test game controllers, PC gamepads, Joysticks and similar devices for any malfunctions. Moreover, it comprehensively monitors the status of your device on a real-time basis.

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