GamePad

GamePad


The only 100% FREE Gamepad keyboard for playing games. Emulates a simple D-Dpad directional keys / Cursor Keyboard Keys, and four (or six) separate buttons.

Emulate a Game Controller on your phone. Designed for use with DosBox Turbo, but works with other Android emulators, OnLive, SplashTop and any Android game/app that can use a Keyboard (utilizes the standard Android Input Method Framework).

Features:
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★ True 8-Way or emulated 8-Way Directional Pad
★ Permanent Notification Setting to allow use in any App/Game
★ Custom Mappable 8-way DPad
★ 4 or 6 extra mappable buttons + directional pad
★ DosBox Turbo / Xbox360 mode Controller emulation
★ ESC and Function Keys (F1-F12)
★ Re-Map A,B,X,Y buttons to Different Keys
★ Multi-Touch capable (depends on phone hardware)
★ Built in Transparent Keyboard
★ Uses standard Android Input Method (IME)
★ Configurable Transparency Levels
★ Swipe Left/Right to switch from Keyboard to GamePad
★ Swipe Down for Settings
★ Configurable Swipe Gestures

To Use:
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After installation, Enable "Game Pad" in the Android Settings->Keyboards section.

Choose "Game Pad" as the Input Method.

** NOTE: If the game/app does not SUPPORT using Standard Android Input Method (ie. Keyboard) as an input method, then go into the settings menu and enable "Permanent Notification". Launch Gamepad Keyboard once to start the notification. Then start your game and drag down the notification area. By clicking on notification icon, Gamepad Keyboard will be displayed.

Recent changes:
- Add optional 'permanent' notification setting to enable keyboard in most apps
- New transparent key backgrounds
- New landscape keyboard layouts
- Vibration on Gamepad support
- Many bug fixes!
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Free
64
3.2
User ratings
2434
Installs
100,000+
Concerns
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File size
981 kb
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About GamePad
The only 100% FREE Gamepad keyboard for playing games. Emulates a simple D-Dpad directional keys / Cursor Keyboard Keys, and four (or six) separate buttons.

Emulate a Game Controller on your phone. Designed for use with DosBox Turbo, but works with other Android emulators, OnLive, SplashTop and any Android game/app that can use a Keyboard (utilizes the standard Android Input Method Framework).

Features:
=========
★ True 8-Way or emulated 8-Way Directional Pad
★ Permanent Notification Setting to allow use in any App/Game
★ Custom Mappable 8-way DPad
★ 4 or 6 extra mappable buttons + directional pad
★ DosBox Turbo / Xbox360 mode Controller emulation
★ ESC and Function Keys (F1-F12)
★ Re-Map A,B,X,Y buttons to Different Keys
★ Multi-Touch capable (depends on phone hardware)
★ Built in Transparent Keyboard
★ Uses standard Android Input Method (IME)
★ Configurable Transparency Levels
★ Swipe Left/Right to switch from Keyboard to GamePad
★ Swipe Down for Settings
★ Configurable Swipe Gestures

To Use:
=======
After installation, Enable "Game Pad" in the Android Settings->Keyboards section.

Choose "Game Pad" as the Input Method.

** NOTE: If the game/app does not SUPPORT using Standard Android Input Method (ie. Keyboard) as an input method, then go into the settings menu and enable "Permanent Notification". Launch Gamepad Keyboard once to start the notification. Then start your game and drag down the notification area. By clicking on notification icon, Gamepad Keyboard will be displayed.

Recent changes:
- Add optional 'permanent' notification setting to enable keyboard in most apps
- New transparent key backgrounds
- New landscape keyboard layouts
- Vibration on Gamepad support
- Many bug fixes!
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Android Market Comments
A Google User
6 days ago
can i play it on roblox??? i wanna use this thing on roblox but i cannot can someone tell me why??
A Google User
6 days ago
Issue I can't find the notification.
A Google User
Sep 16, 2014
well notification is not always works,shift button sometimes stuck(bugs mabe)...on some games like gta3..this notification ability seems useless..coz its full screen..maybe add,some feature like,hold volume button,or soft key to generate keyboard..and pliz use standart layout JB or ICS keyboard..im always typo :( update plis... FYI:im using mtk 6577 ARM7 on JB 4.1.2 thx
A Google User
Sep 10, 2014
Tested on KitKat? one of a kind app. Not able to map 4/6 keys. Arrows work perfectly.
A Google User
Sep 7, 2014
HOW Do I use in another app like games also ...I want to cheat..