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Recognition Issues for SideWinder Force Feedback 2

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Konuvis

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Hi folks,

 

I need help with this issue, I've been googling for hours and can't seem to find anything relating to it (as seems to be the case with a lot of win98 issues). going a bit crazy.

 

I am running Windows 98 under VMWare and have my joystick plugged into a USB 3.0 plug.

When I run the Sidewinder install CD, during the step where it asks me to plug the joystick into a USB I get an error message: "Setup is unable to detect whether the controller is connected"

I follow the setup instructions, install the win98 drivers, everything but I always get the message and then It also doesn't appear in Gaming Options in the Controllers tab.

 

Once I had even left it plugged in before step 2 of the setup and I saw the stick center and the resistance was there but it still gave me the message.

 

Any ideas?




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Konuvis

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Here's a screenshot to help illustrate my issue.

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Konuvis

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Can anyone help me? I'm still trying to solve this.







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