gameport not supported under XP

  jezzabevan 09:03 15 Nov 03
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I have a Logitech Wingman Extreme Digital joystick with a gameport connection. I have just upgraded to XP and find that this joystick cannot be used via the gameport. Do I have to buy a new USB joystick or can I get some sort of adapter for gameport to serial A (or even to USB - unlikely). The old gameport drivers won't work with XP by the way. If I have to buy a new joystick any advice, is force feedback worth the eextra cash?

  User-312386 09:50 15 Nov 03

why cant it be connected via port?

  User-312386 09:51 15 Nov 03

click here for the driver for XP

  jezzabevan 11:05 15 Nov 03

Already downloaded and tried this XP driver madboy33. Still can't get recognition that any joystick is connected, which it is via the gameport on my soundcard.

  BarryKeith 13:05 15 Nov 03

Get the latest drivers for your soundcard, they should also include the gameport drivers.

  jezzabevan 17:23 15 Nov 03

i am a plonker. don't know why but all works fine now. thanks anyways mad & barry

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