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RetroPie & PS3 Controller over Bluetooth

These directions are what worked for me. Like you I tried everything. Not sure which step cleared it up. But after doing all these it worked, so give it a try. Directions Shut off the board and make ...
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RetroPie & PS3 Controller over Bluetooth

To make the answer obvious for anyone else experiencing the same issues, I followed the steps in Donny V's answer, but that was not working for me. What eventually did work though was to choose "...
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Trying to use PiGRRL 2.0 Custom Gamepad PCB but there's no documentation on how to program the buttons

We start our adventure by installing an os onto our pi, this will require a minimum 4gb micro sd card. Click the download link that says "Raspberry Pi 2/3" Now after the image has downloaded, burn it ...
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Microsoft Xbox 360 pad and Kodi mapping issues - Retropie 4.0

I have a work in progress fix for this! Make sure to backup /usr/share/kodi/system/keymaps/joystick.Microsoft.Xbox.360.Controller.xml then put this file in /usr/share/kodi/system/keymaps/ with the ...
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Two I2C NES mini controllers on the same I2C bus?

i2c is a bus in the computer/electronic sense of the word. By definition, a bus is designed to support communication between multiple devices. However, for the i2c bus, each "slave device" ...
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Mapping gamepad controls in RetroPie (for MAME2003 arcade games)

In short There are ways to make sense of this RetroArch dialog but it may be easier to instead use the emulator's control mapping - in my case MAME's. I found MAME's menu has meaningful names (not ...
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Is it okay to make a Retro Gaming device with Raspberry Pi 4?

I know for fact that the Pi3 can run RetroPie quite nicely (I have it running on two Pi3s in my house), so I suspect that the Pi4 will do even better. I've spent quite a few hours straight playing ...
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How do I connect two wires to one GPIO pin?

I didn't check your wiring diagram to see if it's correct. The answer about connecting two wires, though, is this: Connect them via a breadboard or proto-board in lines that are connected inside the ...
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My USB SNES controllers are too laggy - is this fixable?

Are you sure it's the controllers? A much likelier candidate is your TV not being in some kind of "game" mode to remove post-processing lag. I've never heard of controllers, even cheap ones, having ...
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RetroPie & PS3 Controller over Bluetooth

This guide totally worked for me. Basically used the option "Install/Pair PS3 controller (clone support shanwan)" after "Remove PS3 controller configurations" and then the pairing ran smoothly after ...
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RetroPie + Ultracabs USB 2 player interface

Many lines have been written about this problem in the retropie forum. My actual solution was to just add to the /boot/cmdline.txt the bold text to the actual input: usbhid.quirks=0x16c0:0x05e1:...
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Toggle Switch for Flight Simulator

I'd go for a slightly different strategy: if you use networking instead of USB (you can go for Cable or WiFi), you'll save yourself a lot of time and headaches. This works in two components: ...
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Which bluetooth gamepads are compatible with RetroPie?

I am running "Sixaxis" PS3 controller on RetroPi (RPi 3). In the beginning i had some trouble but following this tutorial i could pair the controller without issues. They are working great with the ...
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