USB Gamepad with metro games?

Discussion in 'Gaming' started by DrWaterBuffalo, Apr 14, 2014.

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  1. My gamepads connect to all my PCs and I can use it on all my desktop games, but they don't with any metro games. I'm guessing it's because Microsoft is trying to force Xbox controllers on to windows 8. I don't want to buy Xbox controllers, so is their anyway to get around this? I already use joytokey, but it doesn't work very well for aiming, or menu navigation.
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    Shintaro Moderator

    Nov 14, 2012
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    Sydney, Australia
    Have you looked for a driver update for your Gamepad?
    What gamepad are you talking about?
    Have you confirmed that the game supports your gamepad with Windows 8.1?
    Shintaro, Apr 20, 2014 Mark Thread as Solved
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