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On Windows 10, you can easily play many games. And using the Playstation 4 arm in games is also very good. So why not confuse the two. And use the popular game console controller on your computer. In fact, it is possible. In this topic, we will discuss how you can define a joystick on your PC.
what do you need ?
- Windows 10 device
- Playstation 4 controller
- That your device supports bluetooth or you use a bluetooth device to connect it to the device
- DS4Windows app you can Download it from here
Download the application
- Visit the application download page from the link above
- Click on the application file shown in the image
- After downloading and decompressing, run the DS4Windows file
Playstation 4 console on Windows 10
To use the application there you have to connect a controller to the device. After that, the app will read the presence of the controller without problems. From it you can activate the arm and it will work efficiently on the system. And to be able to use it in games after that.
1- Press the PS button and the Select button on the joystick until it starts to light in white
2- On your computer, open the Settings app
3- Choose Devices
4- Click on Add Bluetooth or other Devices
5- Choose the first option “Bluetooth”
6- A control arm will appear, press it to connect to the device
7- After connecting the arm to the device, you will see the arm appear in the DS4Windows application as follows
8- You can change the arm light color from the color button next to the arm’s name
9- Click on the Settings tab
10- Click on Controller / Driver Setup
11- The following window will appear for you, click on the Install the DS4 Driver button
12- Wait for the text of the button to turn to Install Complete
13- Now the control arm is ready to work and you can use it easily
What is the idea of the application?
The problem with the application here is that Windows 10 does not have the drivers for the PlayStation 4, so the solution here is to simulate the definition of a controller as an XBox controller. The XBox controller runs on Windows without any problems. And this is what the app does. For Windows 10, the PlayStation 4 controller becomes an XBox controller for you to use.