Article ID: 878478 - View products that this article applies to.
After you connect a Gravis GamePad Pro device to the game port on your computer, and after you install the drivers for that device, you experience both the following symptoms:
This problem occurs if you install the GamePad device by using the Gravis GamePad Pro (GamePort) device drivers that are included with Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 1 (SP1) or with Windows XP Service Pack 2 (SP2).
To resolve this problem, install the device by using the "4-button gamepad" device drivers that are included in Windows. To do this, follow these steps:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
The third-party products that this article discusses are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding the performance or reliability of these products.
Article ID: 878478 - Last Review: August 27, 2004 - Revision: 2.3
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