Self or Karma gaining submissions both ok. Download the software linked above, and start by installing the four Microsoft packages. This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness. I downloaded it and it looked like the program wont load completely if that makes sense. This screen may look intimidating, but it's still pretty simple! If you ran into issues installing ScpToolkit or using the controller, you can try posting in the , but you may not get an answer. Look for that in game settings! Click Install to begin the installation. You'll also need to install DualShock 4 drivers and select a DualShock 4 controller instead of a DualShock 3.
You'll see lots of pop-ups on the side of your screen as it detects your hardware. You'll get a notification in the system tray when it does. Please keep the conspiracy and stuff you are trying to sell out. Bluetooth installation note: Make sure the ScpToolkit Bluetooth Pair Utility option is ticked. I recommend leaving this to the default.
If all went well, click Exit. On Windows 8 and 10, it's already built in! You'll see a list of all devices attached to your computer e. Otherwise, just click Finish on the first window. Here you can change some settings like disabling rumble, adjusting analog stick deadzones, and more. Download ScpToolkit and run the installer.
This option is on the left side of the driver installer window. You will still need the drivers anyway, but you can avoid the spyware stuff by launching an offline executable using its drivers. Make sure you follow the on-screen prompts to do so after plugging in the dongle. Find the PlayStation 3 controller in the list and check it. Most of these settings you should be able to leave alone. Yes, I tried downloading Motioninjoy, what a surprise that it didn't work, with it being Chinese spyware.
You may need to install several components of the toolkit separately of one another, so you may have to click Install multiple times. ScpToolkit notes you need a Bluetooth 2. Looking for advice on using a different controller? And if you simply prefer the feel of Sony's older controllers over the redesigned Dualshock 4, this is the perfect controller for playing those classic Final Fantasy games on Steam. This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness. It's on the right side of the driver installer window. Now we can start making it work.
Bluetooth installation note: if you also want to be able to use the controller wirelessly, make sure you have a Bluetooth dongle plugged in or your motherboard's Bluetooth enabled. After accepting the terms and choosing your install location, you'll get a menu of all the options to install, as in the screenshot above. Most of the drivers to remap those that I know of are picky about only wanting to work with an actual Sony branded controller, and don't like the knockoffs so much especially the Afterglow brand. The aftermarket 360 controllers Rock Candy brand, in particular usually don't have any problems, and work well with most pc games Steam included will no fuss at all, and no need to install any additional drivers either. But all i want to do is just play my Skyrim and i'll be happy. The wikiHow Tech Team also followed the article's instructions and validated that they work.
The Dualshock 3 has something the don't have: pressure-sensitive analog face buttons. Check the boxes for the drivers you want to install. After about 30 seconds, ScpToolkit will be installed, and you'll see this screen, with a big green button that says Run Driver Installer. . We are not going to let this fall under like the usenet group. ScpToolkit starts up with Windows by default, and also plays some sound effects that you might find obnoxious. Some games let you manually choose your button icons, though.