Xpadder Alternatives

    The most popular alternative is JoyToKey. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try X360ce or DS4Windows. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked 22 alternatives to Xpadder so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Xpadder alternatives are Pinnacle Game Profiler (Paid), Joystick Mapper (Paid), DS4Windows (Ryochan7 fork) (Free, Open Source) and reWASD (Paid).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Jun 22, 2020

    • Enjoyable is an application for Mac OS X which allows you to use controller inputs like a mouse or keyboard.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
    • AntiMicroX 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.
      It is a new fork of discontinued AntiMicro.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Linux


    • 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 :
      • Free
      • Windows
    • Gaming Keyboard Splitter creates up to 4 virtual xbox 360 controllers and feeds them via one or more keyboards.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
    • Put mouse, media and keyboard control in the palms of your hands so you'll never have to leave the couch again!Mouse Control
    • 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.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
    • FreePIE (Programmable Input Emulator) is a C# utility for bridging and emulating input devices.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
    • ControlMK is an utility which uses DirectInput controllers to emulate mouse, keyboard, and other types of commands.

      Discontinued

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

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

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated.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

      • Free • Open Source
      • Linux
    • There are already very feature-rich joystick to keyboard mappers out there, be it JoyToKey or XPadder.

      Discontinued

      The J2K website has been inactive since 2014 and the program is no longer updated. Last version, 1.2, can be still downloaded from the official website.

      • Free
      • Windows