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The four star review is because on my f1 game the gears occasionally skip 3rd to 5th when you click the paddle once but for how much use and the gap between use this wheel has, it is incredible how well it still works.

The only moving parts were mechanical on the throttle and joystick pivots which gave this joystick virtually unlimited lifetime. From the drop down menu, select Windows XP service pack 2. In AugustMicrosoft announced they were relaunching the SideWinder line of gaming peripherals, starting with the SideWinder Mouse.

The Wheeo 7 Compatibility Center page for this wheel says it’s not compatible with Windows 7. You could get a pretty solid start just from this collection of writing advice from. It was composed of two portions; there is a hinge between the two that allows you to rotate the right side up and down and from side to side.

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I dont know what to do next, and i tried everything my head could think of. Infollowing a collaboration with Razer in creating the Microsoft Habu and Microsoft Reclusa, a gaming mouse and gaming keyboard sold under the plain Microsoft Hardware brand, Microsoft resurrected the SideWinder brand with an all-new SideWinder Mouse, designed from the ground up for high-end PC gaming.

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You are in Vista Forums. Where are the drivers Do you think someone could post the drivers because i have the old gameport version with usb adapter and i have sidewinder 3.

I have seen posts to various forums from saying that no drivers exist for Vista that will provide full functionality. Linux treats this device as a joystick with all 3 axis and 12 plus 3 buttons and can be used as one or using various applets can be used as a “joystick action to key press” device e. I just plugged mine in and Win 7 x64 installed the drivers and it appears to be in working order, though I’ve yet to try it with a game. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Designed with input from professional racecar drivers, the SideWinder Force Feedback Wheel offers the realistic look, performance and ruggedness that racing fanatics demand.

SideWinder Force Feedback Wheel (USB) – Windows 7 Help Forums

I have tried the latest Need for Speed Hot Pursuit on both windows 7 versions. Below is a list of our most popular Microsoft product support software drivers. On the XP driver for this jicrosoft you could test all the buttons, pedals and calibrate the steering. Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation.

Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest. I was able to assign the controller’s steering, petals and buttons in the game’s setup program in the Win7 32 bit version but only the steering and pedals on the Win7 64 bit. Archived from the original on 6 February The SideWinder family of products was discontinued by Microsoft inciting poor sales. The 3D Pro had a unique feature in that it could fall-back to an ‘analog emulation’ mode, where it could emulate either a CH Flightstick Pro or a Thrustmaster FCS Selectable by a switch on the basein environments where the digital mode would not work.


Microsoft Sidewinder Force Feedback wheel drivers. I suppose that it may be due to the software being made for bit and the OS is bit Any tips? Compared to the Force Feedback Pro and the Precision 2, nothing new was added to the Force Feedback 2 that wasn’t added to the Precision 2, in fact the shift button was taken away.

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East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Trouble is when I hooked it up, it apparently does not know Windows 7 x64bit from apple butter! IF you play any racing games at all you should run out and buy this product.

Fine in theory, but which file is the installation file? Sorry to bump such an old thread but hey, it’s an old wheel I got it working in Windows 7 64b ultimate. Since the release of the Force Feedback 2, the stick has whdel a reputation of reliability and resiliency, many Force Feedback 2 sticks are still in use currently.