Microsoft KB Archive/173791
Game Device Editor Is Not Required for InputSprocket Games
The information in this article applies to:
- Microsoft SideWinder 3D Pro for Macintosh, version 1.0
When you are using the Microsoft SideWinder 3D Pro, you do not need to create a profile using the Microsoft SideWinder Game Device Editor for any game that supports Apple Computer's InputSprocket technology. Creating a profile for a game that supports InputSprocket technology may adversely affect your control of the game.
To determine whether you need to create a profile for a game, refer to the documentation provided with the game to determine if it supports Apple's InputSprocket technology.
The following games are known to support InputSprocket technology:
- Descent II, version 1.2
- Marathon Infinity, version 1.5
- Mars Rising, version 1.0.1
- Redneck Rampage
- Shattered Steel
- Tempest 2000
- Tomb Raider II
- Virtual Game Station
- WarBirds, version 2.0
- Weekend Warrior
The SideWinder 3D Pro joystick is compatible with Apple's InputSprocket version 1.2 or later. For information about InputSprocket, please visit the following Web site:
NOTE: InputSprocket version 1.4.1 is included with Mac OS System 8.6.
Microsoft has confirmed this to be a problem in Microsoft SideWinder 3D Pro for Macintosh, version 1.0.
Additional query words: 1.00 side winder mac
Keywords : kb3rdparty kbtool 3dpromac kbimu
Version : MACINTOSH:1.0
Platform : MACINTOSH
Issue type : kbinfo
Last Reviewed: May 28, 1999