MS Sidewinder Strategic commander Drivers

Posted on 2005-05-02
Last Modified: 2012-05-05
Hi , does anyone have the drivers for a Sidewinder Strategic commander controller? i have plugged the device into my pc and windows has no problems detecting and installing it, but when i go to game controllers on control panel, it is not there...

I know the controller is fairly old now so could there be a compatibility issue with usb2?

I am using Windows XP professional with SP2.

iI have already tried the microsoft site but it appears that the item has now been discontinued.

Question by:gremlin1
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    talsk about it a bit...seems it install itself under the keyboard tree

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    they have the drivers here

    you can log in without a user id by using this

    id:        drivers
    pass:    all


    Author Comment


    it's now working perfectly,


    Author Comment

    Just for future reference, you do need to download 2 files to make it work probably due to download restrictions on the site..

    Thanks once again.

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