I have Mapped the toggle quick slots command to the X button to simplify the usage of the quick slots but to use them you still have to press the keyboard keys designated for the individual quick slots. Browse other questions tagged or. If it doesn't appear to work when in gameplay, it might be because Xpadder is unloading the profile. Anyway I downloaded and paid for this retarded unintuitive program. Let me know what you think, if you'd be so kind. Once you are in the game though, don't forget to assign your teamates' powers to the quick slots. It's not 100% like the 360 but pretty close.
If the game runs elevated, then I assume that Xpadder must too. Thanks, Barry Dingle Made a fast Mass effect 2 profile for the xbox 360 pad. OneNeo1 If you do a search on the Bioware forums, someone uploaded an. Argggg I really wanna play this game. Cool avatar btw, what's it from? So thanks to nikko892009 and I apologise if you have a problem with me using it? Just click the button below to download the Pinnacle Game Profiler software, which includes a pre-made profile for Mass Effect controller support. When pressing left shoulder You can use quick slots and change weapon. Click on each one and change the bindings to the way I have listed and you'll be good to go.
I have no idea why they would do this when they make console versions anyways, seems incredibly lazy. Also, the profile uses two button sets. Please see our sister subs, and. However, try some of the files available here: And you should get most of the functionality you want. You'll get used to playing Mass Effect without a 360 controller and you'll enjoy.
These commands don't appear to be necessary to play the game and It just wasn't very practical to try and include them in the profile at this point. I really hope the answer to this is not Xpadder or joy2key, so I ask. I think it's the best because I've tried the others and worked to make this one the most comfortable and the closest to the console controls. You need to make a few changes to your Mass Effect 2 options first in order to make this profile work properly. You can change this ofcourse, if you find a better solution for yourself. I'll never understand how a title like this has no controller support, especially when they already did the programming for the console version.
Anyway, has anyone else experienced this? Mass Effect 3 seems to be missing out on this trend, though. Curious to know how to save everyone? This means that special attention was paid to binding the powers to hotkeys or quickslots, which are in turn bound to the face buttons. Have you loaded both profiles, e. You can go forward, just not backward. This program seems to just irritate the shit out of me because it doesn't seem to have an endgame. Join 's officially endorsed Discord channel Rules All rules are subject to moderator discretion. Don't get me wrong, mouse and keyboard is, to me, the only way to play the game seriously multiplayer, usually , however, sometimes I just like to sit back and enjoy myself.
Self promotion should be limited to a 1:9 link post ratio. Pinnacle Game Profiler can solve all your controller problems. I've tested this many times, and have not had any problems. If you have any questions or need any help, please email us: Hi Folks, Here it is, the ultimate Mass Effect 2 Profile. Sorry for the misunderstanding and misinformation on my part. If there is a way to make the command hud a toggle, I will update the profile accordingly. Just bite the bullet and jog slower, sightseers.
The controller profile below may be compatible with the free version, provided no incompatible features have been used. That's it, you are ready to kick ass! When I get to that point should find something related to vehicles that needs to be changed or toggled, I will make that change and repost. I also downloaded xpadder profiles for mass effect 2 from a torrent. Most of the functionality has inexplicably been removed, so certain things will not work properly. Open it with Xpadder and you should have working controller.
Movement, shoot, and zoom are same as when you're not in the vehicle. You should still look over the imageguide to cover any commands I may not have mentioned. In almost any other modern game, I only need to have the controller plugged in to have it be recognised. I have modified the Vehicle Thrusters command so that when pressed it will help keep your vehicle's forward momentum. Ammo types can be easily accessed from the shifted mode, and all other commands that do not require instant access, such as the map, holster and menu I put on a secondary button action or on a shift command. But it seems I just have to get used to it, thanks anyway If you do a search on the Bioware forums, someone uploaded an. Took me a whole evening and this morning! I've added a quick save button.
This file was originally downloaded from. I was hopefully assuming that the controller wouldn't work on the menus. I researched the original Bioware-approved controller layout and was shocked to see not only that grenades were on the back button, but a face button was dedicated to drawing or holstering your weapon. Uses default in-game key bindings. I'm pretty sure that it is impossible to make a better profile than this without having the game's developers provide native controller support.
Weapon swapping is on a strange and uncomfortable input, but adepts are only good with pistols, so it doesn't matter. The version of Xpadder used in this guide is 5. In the meantime if somebody finds a way to make it a toggle, please post here and let me know. Here is a new Mass Effect 2 profile I made after playing the Xbox 360 version a few times. To view and download the Xpadder profile files, click the appropriate link. Look at image below and you will see that all powers can be accessed from the un-shifted mode. You'll have to wait for some third party to make it work.