1. Dualshock 3 Windows 10 Drivers

Windows drivers for PS3 controllers. Recently, a Japanese coder on the DCEmu Forums released Windows drivers for DualShock 3 controllers. Failed attempt to get my ps3 controller working in. Sixaxis/DS3 x64 Driver Download - PS3 Controller on Windows Download Discussion in ' Applications, Utilities and Homebrew (PS3/PC) ' started by Nimrod, Aug 2, 2014. Nimrod Exotic Vendor. If you are using a Windows 7 PC, you’ll also need to install the Xbox 360 controller driver. On Windows 8 and 10, it’s already built in with the system. Key Note: Plug your Dualshock 3 into your PC with a mini-USB cable. Playstation 2 Dualshock controller Doesn't work on Windows 8.1 Greetings, since I upgraded to 8.1, my PS2 controller doesnt work. I do also have a steering wheel which DO work.


it is not Microsoft's job to write drivers for this Sony product. I have quite a collection of pads, some of which date back a decade or so, and fortunately either the manufacturers did their job and wrote drivers for it, or they conform to the various pc controller standards (directinput or xinput)

But a little digging points to a possible solution to get your ps2 usb controller working..

Windows 8 and 8.1 disable 'unsigned' drivers by default (if it's 64-bit, it won't even tell you this is happening!). So, you install your driver, the driver install program says success, and Windows 8 immediately tosses your new driver into the netherworld. I'm guessing most PS2 controller to PC adapters have unsigned drivers.
Disabling this...um...'feature' in Windows 8 can be done. Not fun, involves lots of restarts, but you can do it. There's a guide (with pictures!) here:
Once you've got signature verification turned off, you should be able to install the drivers for your device. You may have to then manually select the driver for it in Printers and Devices or Device Manager.

Dualshock 3 Windows 10 Drivers

Unsigned drivers for usb devices are a bit of a security risk.