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    ShockEmu (gamepad fork) Alternatives

    ShockEmu (gamepad fork) is described as 'Keyboard / Mouse / Gamepad / Joystick support to Dualshock 4 emulation for PS4 Remote Play (macOS)'. There are five alternatives to ShockEmu (gamepad fork) for Windows and Mac. The best alternative is DS4Windows, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like ShockEmu (gamepad fork) are reWASD (Paid), InputMapper (Free), Pinnacle Game Profiler (Paid) and Joystick Mapper (Paid).

    This page was last updated Jan 8, 2020
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Objective-C
    Keyboard / Mouse / Gamepad / Joystick support to Dualshock 4 emulation for PS4 Remote Play (macOS).
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    1. Lets DualShock 4 controller emulate Xbox 360 controller, via USB or Bluetooth, with extra features like DS4 touchpad for mouse input, and settings like LED color bar, rumble, and input assignment with modifiers, and configuration profiles.


      Has not been updated since October 2016 and has issues with Win10.

      A forked project by Ryochan7 is actively maintained as of January 26 2019.

    2. First and only gamepad mapper to make Xbox Elite paddles separate buttons. Works with Xbox Elite, Xbox One, and Xbox 360 controllers. It allows you to map gamepad to keyboard, mouse, and controller.

    3. InputMapper is a DS4 (DualShock 4) input mapper that allows you to connect your PS4 gamepad to windows, wired (USB) or wirelessly (Bluetooth).
    4. Pinnacle Game Profiler allows you to emulate your keyboard and mouse with your video game controller, and otherwise customize the controller's behavior.


      The installer of the program is suspected to have a malware inside. Be careful!

    5. Joystick Mapper is an application that allows you to configure your joysticks or gamepads to simulate keyboard keys/mouse movement/mouse click/mouse scroll, so you can control any app or game using them, even the ones without built-in support.
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