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18 hours ago, srm said:

Any chance the 64 bit version for P3Dv4 could start supporting more than 32 buttons?

Not without a very big error prone revision.  The only way I could consider doing it without makeing a mess would be to treat the second batch of 32 as a separate joystick. Still very messy but possibly viable. (And what about 128 buttons? That's the limit I think in DirectInput now! 4 joysticks?).

There's also still a limit of 16 "real" joysticks, so to avoid that becoming a problem the extra ones might need to be assigned rather higher numbers. Maybe 50+real number.

It would be a project to undertake in more settled times. Too much else to so at present I'm afraid.

Meanwhile it can be done using the HID facilities in the Lua COM library.

Pete

 

 

 

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