xboo cable for GBA to use as a controller?

Discussion in 'GBA - Hardware, Devices and Utilities' started by cheeseandcereal, Oct 20, 2013.

  1. cheeseandcereal

    cheeseandcereal Member

    Feb 11, 2013
    United States
    Washington State
    Is it possible for me to use an xboo cable on a gba/gba sp to be able to use my GBA as a controller on my PC? Would anyone know about this? Any help would be greatly appreciated!
  2. FAST6191

    FAST6191 Techromancer

    pip Reporter
    Nov 21, 2005
    United Kingdom
    Possible to use a multiboot cable of some form as a USB controller, sure.

    Trying to find the gear to do this nowadays (I am not sure that is xboo compatible) is going be a killer. Indeed I would probably start with making my own cable and redoing the software (if nothing else it is not likely to work on systems post windows XP) before I did anything as I do not know of any other projects that are attempting to do it.

    http://www.robmeerman.co.uk/downloads/Project Report.pdf
    The above project has a tiny bit on it where the key presses were transmitted back up to the PC. Page 52 of it.
  3. pasc

    pasc GBATemps official GBA Freak

    Sep 9, 2006
    Gambia, The
    I got this working with a Flash2Aadvance Cable (Win7).

    So if one could replicate this cableā€¦
  4. DanTheManMS

    DanTheManMS aka Ricochet Otter

    Jun 2, 2007
    United States
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