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  • #103138
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    nawaf
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    I have a weird issue with keyboard controls for MSX games, the directional buttons, space button, and F1 buttons work, all the rest of the buttons on the keyboard don’t work! How do i set it up? please help.

    Using Retropie 3 Beta 4 on Raspberry Pi 2

    #103150
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    buzz
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    lr-fmsx or ? try bluemsx – I believe fmsx has some limitations with control input.

    #103234
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    nawaf
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    Ya i think fmsx, the one that comes default with the retropie image. Do i have to install bluemsx? is there a guide for that? sorry i’m a noob at this.

    #103239
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    herbfargus
    Moderator

    Yeah I made a quick video on how/where to install new emulators:

    In the video I think its in experimental but it was just moved to the stable emulators. Its called lr-bluemsx.

    #103306
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    nawaf
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    THANKS! i tried Bluemsx and it’s working with keyboard and joypad, but i encountered another problem.. it changed the keyboard button layout and i lost the pause button (F1), some games use that button as a menu, how can i activate this button?

    #104354
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    msxer
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    THANKS! i tried Bluemsx and it’s working with keyboard and joypad

    Strange, I still have the same problem on RetroPie 3.0 Final with lr-bluemsx: none of the F1-F12 functionkeys, numeric keys or letter keys are working. THis is annoying as some games require pressing the F1 or 1 key to start.

    lr-fmsx gives me the same problem. My keyboard only works in OpenMSX.

    #105136
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    romainp
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    Hi,
    I use the latest retropie 3 image and bluemsx and my keyboard is not working at all…

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