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Old 04-08-2013, 10:59 AM
Greyskull Greyskull is offline
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Default Do any games support Bluetooth keyboards (aside from text-based games obviously)

I thought (though I may be wrong) I remembered hearing that the icade or a similar device works by sending keyboard inputs to the game it's being used with. I just bought this for my ipad mini:
I'll have to check to see if the attachment worked, this TA app is all kinds of glitchy.

Back to the topic at hand...is it possible either with a helper app or without one to control at least some games with this keyboard? It DOES have function keys specific to ios: a key to launch spotlight search; control the music player, access the dock, etc. And/or is it possible to fool apps into thinking this is a controller accessory? Any answers/advice/what-have-you would be appreciated.
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Old 04-09-2013, 04:24 AM
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http://mobotalks.com/ios-devices/tur...e-ios-devices/

I only looked at it briefly, but maybe this would help? I don't know about how controls would get mapped, though...
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Old 04-09-2013, 11:07 AM
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http://mobotalks.com/ios-devices/tur...e-ios-devices/

I only looked at it briefly, but maybe this would help? I don't know about how controls would get mapped, though...
Thanks, but that requires Cyndia, which requires a jailbroken device.
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Old 04-09-2013, 11:09 AM
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Of course CONNECTOR would have told me to spend the 80 bucks on an iCade setup, but some of us want something a bit more...productive
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