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Buyer beware!
Authored by: Brian Kendig on Sep 08, '03 12:16:58PM
Be careful! I bought a pair of PS-PC USB Converters from Lik-Sang a few months ago, and they weren't recognized by the Mac at all. As in, they didn't even show up in System Profiler as attached USB devices. Other people have had success with these... but I didn't.

Lots of these adapters are cheaply made and not always compatible, sometimes they'll only work with PS2 controllers and not PS1 (or vice-versa) or they won't work with dance pads, and sometimes the seller won't take returns if they don't work. Buyer beware!

In particular, I'm suspicious of the FAQ for the PS Joy Converter, which says that it works under Mac OS X but not under Mac OS 9. If it's HID-compliant, wouldn't it work with either? Does it need drivers, or something?

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