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by Oric
Mon Jun 11, 2012 3:41 pm
Forum: MechWarrior 2
Topic: keyboard controls and mapping?
Replies: 7
Views: 10787

Re: Inverted Mouse

(Thread moved to the proper place) what if your mouse device doesnt have an up/down setting? ive tried two different mice. the original line says torso_tilt {- mouse down/up} i tried changing it to torso_tilt {+ mouse down/up} when i play it doesnt move the torso tilt. instead it moves the point_of...
by Oric
Mon Jun 11, 2012 3:27 am
Forum: MechWarrior 2
Topic: keyboard controls and mapping?
Replies: 7
Views: 10787

Re: keyboard controls and mapping?

lol trying to change in game options more complicated? lol.. thanks. i will do this afternoon after work
by Oric
Sun Jun 10, 2012 9:36 pm
Forum: MechWarrior 2
Topic: keyboard controls and mapping?
Replies: 7
Views: 10787

Re: keyboard controls and mapping?

ok cool.. ur like the top guru here lol.. ok got another question for you involving mouse mapping.. no mater what config i try i cant get the d/u crosshairs to invert with the mouse. when i select mouse it shows available button: down/up left/right btn left btn middle btn right before taking a missi...
by Oric
Sun Jun 10, 2012 8:25 pm
Forum: MechWarrior 2
Topic: keyboard controls and mapping?
Replies: 7
Views: 10787

keyboard controls and mapping?

could someone post the keyboard controls? might be useful information. i just started playing again and was just randomly pushing buttons to figure out what is what. will go online and browse for the info but thought it be a good idea. And if there any good ways to map for customized control that be...
by Oric
Sun Jun 10, 2012 8:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Control Setup
Replies: 4
Views: 3715

Re: Control Setup

i use the cyborg command unit. its a left handed 17 button keypad with thumb joystick. i map critical key board funtions to it and usually map the torso control and movement to the thumb stick. i still use the mouse for crosshair movements. very effective. you can buy any style left handed unit on e...
by Oric
Sun Jun 10, 2012 8:12 pm
Forum: MechWarrior 2
Topic: A real installation challenge
Replies: 11
Views: 7915

Re: A real installation challenge

ok slugs work is working with the XP. guess i didnt realize the proper way to set the link. The other information is good too i havent tried those methods yet. these videos you are making are really good. perhaps u could create a locked/tagged thread for tutorials. Im sure there are other who got co...
by Oric
Sun Jun 10, 2012 7:35 am
Forum: MechWarrior 2
Topic: A real installation challenge
Replies: 11
Views: 7915

Re: A real installation challenge

ok having a problem with slugs patches. They obvious dont work with my pentium edition. I tried the compatiblity option and then tried applying the patch but it doesnt like the mech2 dir and says not patchable. then i was looking at your other meathod and i just realized that installing patch to mw2...
by Oric
Sun Jun 10, 2012 12:04 am
Forum: MechWarrior 2
Topic: A real installation challenge
Replies: 11
Views: 7915

Re: A real installation challenge

ok i seized my win7.. :shock: I tried installing microsoft virtual pc and that doesnt work with 64bit or support a win95 platform. I still had windows virtual pc but that only supports vista, xp and win7. so then i uninstalled microsoft Virtual and installed VMplayer and it asked for a restart. so i...
by Oric
Sat Jun 09, 2012 11:59 pm
Forum: Downloads
Topic: MechWarrior 2 95 - Slug's Hook
Replies: 8
Views: 44135

Re: MechWarrior 2 95 - Slug's Hook

how exactly do you edit the shortcut? nothing i try works. when i install the injector first it says cant find game installation and that i could make a shortcut. MW2Hook has three files in it. license, mw2shim.dll and MW2inject. if i run the injector it just gives me a box with info on how to input...
by Oric
Sat Jun 09, 2012 9:58 pm
Forum: MechWarrior 2
Topic: A real installation challenge
Replies: 11
Views: 7915

Re: A real installation challenge

ok i will try another virtual program and see how that goes. which dos version is the best to buy? i notice on ebay that there are some images of the cd's that dont match any of the game versions listed in another post on the forum. stick with one that says dos only or will any work listed for dos a...