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How to fit a 9 pin plug sidewinder force feedback pro part number 96755

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March 16, 2012 4:32:49 PM

Hi, Just aquired a S/H MS Sidewinder, Part No: 96755. But there is no plug on my PC to fit it. The plug is a 9 Pin Male. Is there an adaptor or special card required ?. Help much appreciated

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March 16, 2012 6:32:19 PM

You mean that has a 15 pin connector, right? That would be for the old gameports that were provided on sound cards. That joystick might have come with a gameport to USB adapter, and you might be able to find one on eBay. Either that, or you can purchase a gameport to USB adapter.
March 30, 2012 6:03:13 PM

The 9 pin adapter attached to the sidewinder joystick came with a seperate piece. It coverted by attaching the male part to the female 9 hole part which broke off to USB. It came with software.
My wife reorganized my office before Christmas, the small piece that has USB at one end and 9 hole on the other is what Im missing. I am searching for that part also. Ive tried fry's electrocics, E Bay, but they arent out there. Iyiu have any luck let me know.