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#1 Motocrossman

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Posted 18 June 2003 - 09:55 PM

is there any way to make a ps/2 port on the xbox control instead of a usb cause the usb keyboard and mouse are to expensive. it is for to run linux.

can u replay as fas as possible.

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Posted 18 June 2003 - 10:06 PM

no u cant, not as far as i know anyway

u can pick up a USB mouse and KB for arround 5 or 6 quid, dont be so cheap, plus you can use it on your pc so its not like its a waste if you dont use it very often

Edited by {{909}}, 18 June 2003 - 10:07 PM.


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Posted 18 June 2003 - 10:14 PM

well u can buy a usb adaptor...those run for about 15 bucks each and are noob proof

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Posted 18 June 2003 - 10:37 PM

yeah, get a usb adapter for the keyboard for 15, or just buy a usb keyboard for 10, your choice, lol

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Posted 18 June 2003 - 11:14 PM

yeah u can just change the ends on the keyboard and mouse
like that ghetto Xbox Conector to usb on the forums. just follow it and solder the wires check the tutorial here

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Posted 19 June 2003 - 12:21 AM

Do ALL PS/2 -> USB adaptorz work...cuz i saw one at the store the other day and i was about to pick it up..but i was like what if it dont work? it had ONE USB port and TWO Ps/2 ports (mouse, Keyboard)

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Posted 19 June 2003 - 01:26 AM

i dont think it will work

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Posted 19 June 2003 - 01:36 AM

Nope trust me, they dont work. I gotta a M$ one from work to try and it didnt work. Sucked but that is life. Just buy a USB keyboard off of ebay. I gotta nice Dell one for like $10 total.

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Posted 19 June 2003 - 02:51 AM

i second that, i ps0 or whatever converter to usb dose not work.

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Posted 19 June 2003 - 02:53 AM

I have one of those ps/2 to usb adapter and it works perfectly with all the xbox apps except for linux, I cann't figure out why.

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Posted 19 June 2003 - 05:13 AM

so one of these http://www.cablestog...=1501&sku=27225 wouldn't work I want to hook up a green mouse and keyboard set and all I can find for those is ps2 does anyone know where I can get USB ones?

I want to use it with Gentoox

Edited by thr3311jd, 19 June 2003 - 05:16 AM.





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