skinny123 17:13 05 Sep 2006

Can i get a joystick to use on my computer

Dell Dimension 1100

  Jackcoms 20:14 05 Sep 2006

Yes, you can.

Have you tried using Google or wandering down to your local PC World?

  STREETWORK 21:22 05 Sep 2006

What are you going to do with it? If its flight sims than there are some good ones designed for that purpose.

  abbott8 10:55 06 Sep 2006

set yourself a budget as the more you look for a joystick the more you will see with extra bells and whistles and more money involved, and you may only want to use the basic functions.

  cowboy62 13:12 08 Sep 2006

i use a madcatz joy stick on my pc the prices are reasonable and are available from asda they are usb connection and i find them well designed and and are very similasr to a playstation joy pad click here

  wolfie3000 00:10 09 Sep 2006

Lots of joypads and joysticks out there the best way to pick one is first set a budget then go to pcworld or another pc shop and test it out on a game,
Get one that feels right to you when using it, make sure it feels comfortable in your hands.

Its always best to give the joystick a go before buying,
Im sure the staff at pcworld would be more than happy to let you test it out before buying.

  surfmonkey #:@}© 10:18 17 Sep 2006

i have two i dont use one joystick and one joypad email me pay for the postage and there yours

  surfmonkey #:@}© 10:22 17 Sep 2006

oh for got to say the pad is usb pcline tourmanent and the joystick is a Saitek ST50 plugs in to the port on a sound card both worked well for me

  surfmonkey #:@}© 11:03 17 Sep 2006

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