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XyZspineZyX
09-13-2003, 07:46 PM
I have an opportunity to get a USB version of the X-45.

Is this a good choice or should I get a gameport version?

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XyZspineZyX
09-13-2003, 07:46 PM
I have an opportunity to get a USB version of the X-45.

Is this a good choice or should I get a gameport version?

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adlabs6
09-13-2003, 07:49 PM
I have the USB version. I didn't know there was a gameport version of the X45, only the X36. Not sure, anyway the USB is great.

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XyZspineZyX
09-13-2003, 07:51 PM
USB > Gameport

Always go with USB.

XyZspineZyX
09-13-2003, 07:55 PM
Cool! Thanks for the quick responses.

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XyZspineZyX
09-13-2003, 08:01 PM
Definitely USB.

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XyZspineZyX
09-13-2003, 08:10 PM
I didn't realise that it came USB only. Most sticks come gameport.

BTW why are lines crossed out in my previous post?





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XyZspineZyX
09-13-2003, 08:21 PM
USB Definately.

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XyZspineZyX
09-13-2003, 08:47 PM
you want USB as they went over to it due to xp not allowing mapping of the keystrokes to the buttons, thats why the gameport x36 is not programmable on xp and why the x45 is usb /i/smilies/16x16_smiley-happy.gif

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09-13-2003, 09:49 PM
USB

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