How to use a Joystick on Sandbox.

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How to use a Joystick on Sandbox.

Postby kid matthew » January 9th, 2011, 7:38 pm

Tutorial is not finished

Materials:
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Setup ( I am using logtech wingman extreme )
to test click a button on your joystick and see what # on the app is corresponds too.
I included a config file if u have the same joystick as me

Using: just keep joytokey running while u play sandbox.
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Re: How to use a Joystick on Sandbox.

Postby chocolatepie33 » January 9th, 2011, 8:30 pm

well, this seems pretty interesting. I'd like to see how this would work.
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Re: How to use a Joystick on Sandbox.

Postby kid matthew » January 10th, 2011, 8:47 am

All you need is some sort of controller.
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Re: How to use a Joystick on Sandbox.

Postby chocolatepie33 » January 10th, 2011, 5:14 pm

yeah, but would your joystick be for movement, or what?
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Re: How to use a Joystick on Sandbox.

Postby kid matthew » January 10th, 2011, 6:29 pm

could be anything you want, firing spell, movement, looking, zooming, jumping, editing, ect
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Re: How to use a Joystick on Sandbox.

Postby daltonds1 » January 31st, 2011, 9:36 pm

Why would you even want to

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Re: How to use a Joystick on Sandbox.

Postby PizzaLover101 » February 1st, 2011, 7:11 am

if you develop a game, you can have a controller as an option to a keyboard
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Re: How to use a Joystick on Sandbox.

Postby Leo_V117 » February 9th, 2011, 12:47 pm

I was working on a way to implement the "Joypad" option into sandbox anyway. Joytokey is a "cheats" way into things, and as most of you know, I prefer to code... although I will use it to give me some form of start point.


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