Gaming Accessories by Lori Grunin Aug 31, Create an account or sign in to comment You need to be a member in order to leave a comment Create an account Sign up for a new account in our community. There is no other cables or any other accessories. Say, how does it compare to the excellent and quite cheap T. I have a Microsoft sidewinder precision pro joystick for sale. Interface Required Connector Type.

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Just hope ffb motors can handle the extra mass Thanks to the timing of the launch of the Precision Pro to coincide with the widespread launch of USB joustick the ergonomic corrections and rarity of the static charge problem, the Precision Pro saw a much higher sales volume and review scores than the earlier 3D Pro.

Microsoft Sidewinder Joystick

Got an old FFB2 too – hope the ebay supply doesn’t run out anytime soon Already have an account? Peripherals by Rick Broida Oct 24, I use it in conjuction with a G microzoft unit.

There is no other cables or any other accessories. I have bought the sidedinder CH Fighterstick in the past and was disappointing to find the T.

Games such as Motocross Madness which was bundled with and designed for the controller profited from this physical interaction. You’ll have to pull the power cable between sessions to power it down. Steering wheels are the Precision Racing Wheel and the Force Feedback Wheel variants which include throttle and brake pedals. Posted November 18, The original gameport version had a pass-through, so additional joypads or joysticks could be used without unplugging the SideWinder, and also allowed the connection of up to four SideWinder gamepads working simultaneously.


Posted November 10, In some older games that did not use ffb at all the stick was completely limp and close to useless.

How to install Microsoft Sidewinder Joystick on a Windows 7 – Microsoft Community

That would be a major market with simmers, not only hardcore ones. Sidewindfr, with the widespread introduction of USB in consumer computers shortly after the Precision Pro was released, Microsoft soon re-released the joystick in a USB-compatible form joysticks labeled as Part No. Posted November 30, The Precision 2 also dropped all gameport compatibility by only shipping in a USB version, and was slightly smaller and lighter than the Pro.

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Troubleshooting a Microsoft Sidewinder Joystick

In spite of its value designation, the SideWinder Joystick was functionally similar to the Precision 2. One port to connect them all by Dong Ngo. It has an upper section attached to a base.

Posted November 10, edited. X Item not tested due to not having a computer with the port required.


Microsoft SideWinder – Wikipedia

Posted October 29, Posted November 12, edited. As a result, the Game Voice ultimately lost that market.

I have tested it and it works with windows Video game controllers Microsoft hardware. The Precision Pro 2 had reintroduced potentiometers to save money and thus their lifetime was limited to wear and tear of the potentiometers. Several types of joysticks were made, including the Force Feedback 2, the 3D Pro, and the regular SideWinder joystick. Support for this joystick was dropped with the advent of Windows XP.

Unfortunately Microsoft decided to end the production of mixrosoft Sidewinder Series in So much great stuff, so little money required. In addition it had two additional dials on the base for adjustment of the stick itself, one above stick microaoft the other to the right of the stick.