xbox 360 controller setup/settings for GSCE

stash

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Hello,
normally i'm using my logitech driving force gt to play this game and it is really great. but sometimes i just want to sit on the sofa with my laptop and want to play this game. for this reason i have my xbox 360 controller.

unfortunately i have some trouble keeping my car on the track with the default settings for this controller. of course i know that i never get the handling i have with a wheel but maybe there are some better setups for this controller than the default one.

i would really appreciate it, If someone with good settings for the xbox 360 controller could post it here.

regards
 

grumbel

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First of, one important thing to keep in mind is that the "Sensitivity" setting is displayed as "0-100%", but in reality it's "-1 to 1", meaning 50%, not 0%, gives linear input. Took me way to long to realize that and it made the throttle really twitchy.

As for settings, I am currently driving with:

Speed Sensitivity: 80%
Deadzone at 0%
Sensitivity for gas/brake triggers at 50%
Steering sensitivity at 15%

As for Assists, "Auto Clutch" is on and depending on the car I might also enable Abs and Traction control on Low, all others are off.

I am also using a homebrew stick extender, that helps to give a little more range on the analogstick.

Rumble doesn't work with the Xbox360 controller (or at least not with the default drivers, haven't tried Homebrew ones).
 

JoelGL

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thanks for this @grumbel. Just had the need for these, as I only have a 360 controller for my older PC, primarily used by my kid. What steering degrees do you set in Profiler, same as with a wheel (i.e. depending on the car driven)?

Hey @stash, have you settled in a good setup for your 360?
 

stash

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Hey @stash, have you settled in a good setup for your 360?

hi,
there is for sure a lot of improvement but i use the following for the moment.

speed sensitivity: 100%
deadzone: everything 0%
sensitivity: X AXIS: 0%, RX AXIS: 0%
the rest is the default "xbox360 gamepad" configuration from Reiza.

don't forget to adjust the assists (traction control, abs, ...) to your needs. i drove only formula extreme in 1.20, so i don't know if the setup is working for other racing series as well.
 

JoelGL

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hi,
there is for sure a lot of improvement but i use the following for the moment.

speed sensitivity: 100%
deadzone: everything 0%
sensitivity: X AXIS: 0%, RX AXIS: 0%
the rest is the default "xbox360 gamepad" configuration from Reiza.

don't forget to adjust the assists (traction control, abs, ...) to your needs. i drove only formula extreme in 1.20, so i don't know if the setup is working for other racing series as well.

Thanks. Though the setup grumble suggested seems to work good, I'll give this a try.
 

SCE_SR

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I have no 360 pad, but i also like to drive from my sofa and i recommend the run'n'drive pad, with analog throttle/break shoulder buttons and this ingenious little steering wheel. U can drive much, much better with this, than (for me) this horrible stick controls.

My settings for this pad (7 axis mode):
Speed sensitivity: 96%
Steering sens. / S0 Axis: 30%
Steer. death Zone / S0 Axis: 3%
Rest by default.

Works great for a pad.
There are not many to buy unfortunately.
 
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