Frequently Asked Questions

How can I use more than one X-Arcade™ (4-player) at a time on my PC or game console?
PC/MAC: You can plug in up to 2 X-Arcade™ dual controllers or 4 X-Arcade™ Solo 1-Player controllers on your PC or Mac for up to 4-player play. You ...
Mon, 23 Apr, 2018 at 2:57 PM
How can I disable 'Sticky Keys' and 'Filter Keys'?
The 'Sticky Keys' shortcut is activated by hitting the Shift key on your keyboard or button 4 on the X-Arcade 5 times. The 'Filter Keys'...
Fri, 19 Feb, 2016 at 11:58 AM
How can I extend the X-Arcade cables?
BUTTONS/JOYS: The X-Arcade USB cable for the buttons/joys is 5ft long and fairly sensitive, so you may or may not have luck with a standard USB extension c...
Fri, 15 Feb, 2019 at 2:25 PM
How do I use the X-Arcade™ with a USB or wireless keyboard?
USB Connection: The X-Arcade™ comes with both USB and PS/2 connection options, it is recommended to use the USB connection if you have a wireless or U...
Thu, 11 Feb, 2016 at 6:50 PM
How can I add a Spinner to my X-Arcade?
A spinner control allows you to play games such as tempest the way they  were originally played. And while the X-Arcade doesn't include a  spinner, i...
Tue, 29 Nov, 2016 at 1:33 PM
Can I replace the trackball in the X-Arcade with a translucent or illuminated trackball?
The X-Arcade controllers use standard 3" trackballs that can be replaced with any other standard 3" trackballs. As for lighting a trackball, you...
Fri, 12 Feb, 2016 at 8:25 PM
Gamepad Testing for NES Gamepad and X-Arcade console adapters on PC.
X-Arcade controllers act like a keyboard when connected to a PC using the standard included USB cable, so for testing that setup please refer to the X-A...
Mon, 7 May, 2018 at 5:13 PM
Universal Arcade Joystick Adapter Plate
The X-Arcade original joysticks used in our controllers and cabinets are suited for a wide variety of classic arcade games, they are the same leaf switch st...
Wed, 18 Apr, 2018 at 6:08 PM
Arcade Light Guns
We do not currently make, sell, or offer support for Light Guns. We can, however, share a couple worth checking out that are known to work with MAME games. ...
Wed, 1 May, 2019 at 7:21 PM