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mogli
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Re: No Longer An Issue – HotRod SE & Windows 7 64-bit - No PS/2 Port
05/09/11 01:20 AM


> > Leave that dinosaur, that doesn't even belong in the last decade.
>
> No, thanks. I've had my HotRod SE since 2001. The joystick, buttons, control panel
> and finish are still in excellent condition even after 10+ years.
>
> The only issue was it was built for PS/2 ports and not USB. It needed an updated
> encoder and port. What I was pointed to, utilized, and recommend was relatively easy
> to install and works beautifully.
>
> Additionally, I already own a stand alone trackball and had no further needs. The
> HotRod SE is the right size too and fits perfectly in the space I have allocated and
> left for an arcade controller.
>
> For the size, quality and durability, the HotRod SE fulfills my needs. The only thing
> 'broken' was relatively easily replaced; no need to toss the rest of the hardware
> out, especially considering the condition and quality of the product.
>
> It would have cost me a hell of a lot more, if not in money, definitely in resources
> and time to try and build something of similar quality.

You're not understanding. The two sensible options are:

- keep it with an...appropriate....machine

- change out the encoder with a real one


Consider it high comedy....sincere tragedy....whatever...don't take it personally.

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* Hanaho's hotrod and new laptop pc with no ps2 ports... MAMu_ 12/11/09 04:24 PM
. * Re: Hanaho's hotrod and new laptop pc with no ps2 ports... Tingoes  04/27/11 03:40 PM
. * Re: Hanaho's hotrod and new laptop pc with no ps2 ports... Trebor  05/01/11 11:39 PM
. * I'm surprised this was an issue.... mogli  05/03/11 05:40 AM
. * No Longer An Issue – HotRod SE & Windows 7 64-bit - No PS/2 Port Trebor  05/06/11 05:52 PM
. * Re: No Longer An Issue – HotRod SE & Windows 7 64-bit - No PS/2 Port MrZarniwoop  12/14/11 07:22 PM
. * Re: No Longer An Issue – HotRod SE & Windows 7 64-bit - No PS/2 Port minglw  07/18/16 04:20 AM
. * Re: No Longer An Issue – HotRod SE & Windows 7 64-bit - No PS/2 Port Traso  07/18/16 10:23 PM
. * Re: No Longer An Issue – HotRod SE & Windows 7 64-bit - No PS/2 Port mogli  05/08/11 05:22 AM
. * Re: No Longer An Issue – HotRod SE & Windows 7 64-bit - No PS/2 Port Trebor  05/08/11 05:30 PM
. * Re: No Longer An Issue – HotRod SE & Windows 7 64-bit - No PS/2 Port mogli  05/09/11 01:20 AM
. * Re: No Longer An Issue – HotRod SE & Windows 7 64-bit - No PS/2 Port StilettoAdministrator  05/10/11 01:16 AM
. * Re: No Longer An Issue – HotRod SE & Windows 7 64-bit - No PS/2 Port mogli  05/12/11 06:31 AM
. * Re: No Longer An Issue – HotRod SE & Windows 7 64-bit - No PS/2 Port R. Belmont  05/18/11 06:14 PM
. * Re: No Longer An Issue – HotRod SE & Windows 7 64-bit - No PS/2 Port mogli  05/19/11 09:09 AM
. * Re: No Longer An Issue – HotRod SE & Windows 7 64-bit - No PS/2 Port Trebor  05/19/11 09:08 PM
. * Re: No Longer An Issue – HotRod SE & Windows 7 64-bit - No PS/2 Port mogli  05/20/11 12:28 AM
. * Re: No Longer An Issue – HotRod SE & Windows 7 64-bit - No PS/2 Port Tingoes  05/11/11 03:15 PM
. * Re: Hanaho's hotrod and new laptop pc with no ps2 ports... jgianola  04/17/10 09:34 AM
. * Extra Thanks... Trebor  04/12/11 04:43 PM
. * Update... Trebor  04/23/11 03:47 AM
. * Re: Hanaho's hotrod and new laptop pc with no ps2 ports... StilettoAdministrator  04/17/10 08:59 PM
. * Re: Hanaho's hotrod and new laptop pc with no ps2 ports... DMala  12/14/09 04:08 AM
. * This_nt Sune  04/14/11 01:19 AM
. * Re: Hanaho's hotrod and new laptop pc with no ps2 ports... CarnyPriest  12/13/09 03:31 AM
. * Re: Hanaho's hotrod and new laptop pc with no ps2 ports... StilettoAdministrator  12/13/09 05:48 AM
. * Re: Hanaho's hotrod and new laptop pc with no ps2 ports... R. Belmont  12/14/09 04:17 AM
. * Re: Hanaho's hotrod and new laptop pc with no ps2 ports... cartmanfr  05/05/11 12:04 AM
. * Re: Hanaho's hotrod and new laptop pc with no ps2 ports... DMala  05/05/11 03:47 AM
. * Re: Hanaho's hotrod and new laptop pc with no ps2 ports... mogli  05/08/11 05:27 AM

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