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Re: No Longer An Issue – HotRod SE & Windows 7 64-bit - No PS/2 Port
05/08/11 08:20 PM


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

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