antimicro is a graphical program used to map keyboard keys and mouse controls to a gamepad. This program is useful for playing PC games using a gamepad that do not have any form of built-in gamepad support.Discontinued
The latest release was on November 5th, 2016. A new generation of the program called AntiMicroX is available.
AntiMicro vs Xpadder opinions
customisable and easy to assign buttons, best user interface
Better than Xpadder because it's open source.
•Free •Small learning curve •Tons of features •UI looks good
Open source, very easy to setup and use.
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 Game Profiler you can use any controller to play...This app doesn't have any features at the moment.Warning
The developer has passed away, and the project has been hacked with viruses. You should avoid downloading it on the official website, and rather check well-known third-party download websites if you want to use this software.Discontinued
You can't download it from the "official website" anymore, but it's still available on third-part websites, but be cautious.
Pinnacle Game Profiler vs Xpadder opinions
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! Whenever you press joystick buttons and sticks, JoyToKey will convert the input into keyboard strokes...This app doesn't have any features at the moment.
JoyToKey vs Xpadder opinions
does not have a deadzone for controllers
Much Simple and easy to use =D
It has great customization, including control set per EXE file.
An extract anywhere program that allows you to get the best DualShock 4 experience on your PC. By emulating a Xbox 360 controller, many more games are accessible. A fork of the work of Jays2Kings.
DS4Windows by Ryochan7 vs Xpadder opinions
It's Open Source and and way more modern.
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.
Joystick Mapper vs Xpadder opinions
Joystick mapper only for mac os x
This does a similar thing but vice versa
XBOX 360 Controller emulator is a wrapper library that translates the XInput calls to DirectInput calls, to support non-XInput game pads in applications (mostly games). In other words: It let's you use game pads other than just the XBOX 360 controller with games that...
X360ce vs Xpadder opinions
Xpadder turns joypad (and joystick, steering wheel, etc) input into keyboard or mouse output. X360ce turns similar input into XInput output, enabling recent games (which nearsightedly assume Xbox controllers are the only thing that exist) to work with the other hardware. But it won't help for games that have no joypad input to begin with, and doesn't have as advanced a remapping system.
InputMapper is a DS4 (DualShock 4) input mapper that allows you to connect your PS4 gamepad to windows, wired (USB) or wirelessly (Bluetooth).
InputMapper vs Xpadder opinions
It's better than DS4Windows
It is the other way around
I am using it and its great BD