One of the best features of the Logitech software is the Wingman Profiler. Not the solution I was looking for but hey, I wanted to play. 9 programmable buttons. Close. Once you have a custom profile for a given game you can save it, and Logitech offers pre-made profiles for popular games on their website you can download.

Includes a twist handle function, seven programmable buttons, 8-way hat switch, and high-precision throttle. More posts from the Flightsimulator2020 community, Continue browsing in r/Flightsimulator2020, For pilots, controllers and lovers of FS2020, Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. It has one of the coolest interfaces to launch you into the various parts of the game that I have seen. When you use a force controller, you tend to get into a fighting match with the controller (part of the fun), and you can wind up chasing the controller around. Unless you happen to be left-handed, in which case you're up a creek without a joystick. That's a lot of joystick for a little cash. Interplay's Freespace 2 - Colossus takes great advantage of the force effects of this controller. 2. Physically connecting the joystick to the computer went very smooth.

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Your right hands rests on the stick where it is able to activate the trigger switch, 8-way hat switch and thumb switch. Simply follow the Quick Install instructions on the paper insert. USB and serial interface. Once you have a custom profile for a given game you can save it. In the world of joysticks you could look a long time and not find anything even remotely in the same league as this bad boy. Because of this I wasn't able to explore every aspect of the game but it served it's purpose of demonstrating the capabilities of this astounding joystick. Your left sits atop the base ready to manipulate the throttle wheel and five button switches. Not the typical 100%… although I'm pretty sure their 150% is equal to others 100%… ;-). I will take this opportunity to point out the excellent support available on Logitech's website. I would like to see some kind of base attachment, like on the wheels. As is the standard, you search keywords and read tidbits as necessary. The mechanism is very quiet and smooth. Grip the joystick tightly and activate the trigger, buttons, and hat switch to feel some force feedback effects. I would like to have a smoother edge on the handle (you could feel the line down the middle), but this didn't interfere with game play in any way. 4.

It also allows you to test the joystick using pre-set force effects. Logitech has been known for quality, so you can generally take for granted that any controller will be made good. Logitech included a bum CD with my joystick so I couldn't install the software! Consequently, it says Force Feedback twice on the base (the thin unobtrusive looking sticker looks great - should have left it with that). Where will I put this thing? The site may not work properly if you don't, If you do not update your browser, we suggest you visit, Press J to jump to the feed. Logitech thoughtfully included a y-style connector allowing either a serial or USB port connection. Joysticks don't need more than two colors on them and they don't need to look like alien artifacts. There is a small troubleshooting card included as well as a technical support phone number. It won't engage the force-feedback unless a hand is on the grip. It is a complete package, and should be considered by anyone looking for a good force feedback controller. It clocks in at an expensive price range, but it includes … You can even launch games from it. Question mark next to it in Flight Simulator 2020. This low cost, force feedback joystick lets you feel weapon recoils, explosions, and much more. DOWNLOAD NOW. I like the way this joystick looks, pure and simple.

This joystick is very ergonomically correct.

Get the award-winning WingMan grip, a base that gives you room to rest your hands, and easy access to all the buttons.

Rapid-fire trigger; 8-way hatswitch; Thumb controlled The light weight is great, and impressive when you consider the kind of force the unit puts out. Based on technology used to control robots, cable-drive provides a more precise feeling for everything from the very first moments when your plane starts to stall out to the largest explosions. Make better CD's! Click the Settings button to see the different force feedback adjustments you can make. Exact same situation here, also posted to MS forums but no response. All buttons are rubber coated for grip and have a very nice feel and click. The only drivers I could find were ones that worked for Windows Vista and XP . European Air War. A Windows styled help file is included, and can be launched from the Windows menu (Launch WingMan Help). This low cost, force feedback joystick lets you feel weapon recoils, explosions, and much more.

Quality oozes from every molecule. The space-saving design takes up minimal room on your desktop.

Physically connecting the joystick to the computer went very smooth. Logitech Wingman 3D joystick not supported/working - help? Any Ideas how to get it working? It doesn't look like a toy, it looks like a tool and I appreciate that. It's working fine in the Windows control panel. Surely there is a was to setup a joystick? It has a great feel, and plenty of affect that can be tweeked to your liking. This is supposed to be a first-class WWII air combat simulator but I really wouldn't know. Then again, not much is needed. With excellent force feedback, a great game, and a price that won't break the piggy bank - this is one of the best force feedback values you will find anywhere. The prices are way down which means the value is way up. It allows you to configure your joystick for each game you have. Fits like a glove may be an overused cliche' but it really does fit like a glove! Yikes! My first impression was that it was much lighter than I expected it to be… not to say that it is as light as a non-force, but it is definitely lighter than the MS-Force Feedback 2.

The ideal choice for you might be this Logitech G Saitek PRO Flight Yoke Joystick System which has integrated a high level of performance in order to simulate as many aspects of flying as possible. The game is styled similar to a Star Wars concept, and has a great story line.

If you are in the market for a force-feedback joystick and don't need, want, or can't afford the latest generation, then I suggest you check out the Logitech Wingman Force. You can play with the sensitivity, and since I like to FEEL as much as I can, I cranked it up! It is much more comprehensive and helpful than anything that comes in the box with the joystick. It is very comparable to the MS Force Feedback (which is saying a lot).

Whatever you do, don't try to resolve this issue by adding weight to the unit. Logitech Description: Feel the action in your games. Because Logitech failed to include a manual of any kind! Why? P.S. You can also tweak the joystick sensitivity, adjust the force-feedback strength, centering spring strength, and damping. It must be the official state joystick of Texas! Use it with other USB devices including rudders and throttle for even more control over your games. Clean. Logitech thoughtfully included a y-style connector allowing either a serial or USB port connection. Logitech DID! As I stated in the comfort area, I want to have some kind of grip on the handle - and this would solve the issue. In fact, I'm not sure how Logitech did it - but they were able to allow settings all the way up to 150%!!

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Muscular. You will install the Logitech software first, then after the install connect the USB controller. The controller looks very sleek, and I thought the stickers they put on the controller looked really good… all except for the big 'gaudy looking' Force Feedback sticker (it looks like some guy in marketing said they need to make sure people know it has force feedback, so they plopped on a big clunky looking sticker).

No grinding or whining noises.

The buffeting you feel when your P-38 Lightning is on the verge of a stall will send a chill down your spine. I have the Wingman Force joystick too, wanted to get it working to play MFS on Windows 10, unfortunately there aren't any drivers for 64 bit windows version. Logitech Description:Feel the action in your games. Stay the course, Logitech. All of the buttons and controls found on the controller itself operate great, and have a nice high quality feel.

There is even an infrared sensor in the grip so it knows when you are holding it. I paid forty dollars for mine over the internet and haven't had one moment of regret. Move the throttle further out to the left, and put some kind of bump in the middle to find neutral.

My flight simulator settings are set to use the joystick and the joystick shakes momentarily when I turn on the computer so I know my joystick is getting power, etc, Logitech Wingman 3D joystick not supported/working - help? I wish I could say this went smooth but it didn't. I still don't know why the installation CD didn't work but it didn't work on my friend's computer either. My Logitech Wingman Extreme Digital 3D joystick just has a large "?" Not much. Very cool feature. This way you can easily incorporate pictures and hyper links to get around, and it will have a more user friendly interface.

Sharp. The plastic is not the hard brittle kind (I hate that kind), the buttons don't squish (I hate squishy buttons). If it's all about size then this joystick wins hands down. At one point during setup, there was a link to the flight simulator site home page and message saying I need to create a custom control profile or something.