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- Test Your X-Arcade™ First! - Online Test Utility Program
We have created the X-Arcade™ Test Utility Program to test the buttons and directions on the X-Arcade™ (microswitches), proper connection to the PC, as well as verifying that it is ready for MAME™. This program should be your first step to solving problems. Requires Java&tra ...
- How do I open the X-Arcade™?
The X-Arcade™ was made to be user serviceable, just like a real arcade. It does not void the Lifetime Warranty to open it. To open the X-Arcade™: First disconnect the X-Arcade™ from any systems, and remove the serial cable. Next turn the X-Arcade™ over on your ...
- X-Arcade™ Tankstick Manual
X-Arcade™ Tankstick Manual
- How can I make the X-Arcade™ joystick more or less sensitive?
If a joystick is sticking in one direction, or you would like to make your joystick more sensitive to movements for a fighting game, adjusting the microswitch sensitivity is your answer. A good way to test if a microswitch direction is sticking because it needs adjusted is to open our X-Arcade ...
- How do I change the X-Arcade™ from 8-way to 4-way mode?
If you are playing a game like Pac-Man™ or Donkey Kong™ and find that the joystick gets stuck when changing directions, this is because these original arcade games used 4-way restricted joysticks, while the X-Arcade™ is set to 8-way mode by default. You can solve this with the ...
- X-Arcade™ Programming Guide
The X-Arcade™ was designed to be used with a variety of games and emulators, and will work with virtually any game or emulator on your PC in the default Mode1 without programming. Always try first to change the control settings in the emu/game rather than programming so you don't have to ...
- How do I replace the PCB board and/or cable in the X-Arcade™?
Before you begin, first use the instructions here to open the X-Arcade™ controller. PCB and PCB-Cable replacement procedure: PCB-Cable replacement procedure: Open the X-Arcade. Remove the PCB-Cable's two white molex connectors from the PCB by simply pulling them off carefully. Pull th ...
- Arcade Cabinet Repairs
If you damage your arcade product, don't dispair, it can be repaired to nearly new condition! Our arcade cabinets are made using black melamine. If you have a scratch you can fix it with an ebony/black furniture marker. These can be purchased at any local hardware store. If the wood is chipped ...
- X-Arcade Wireless Options and Android iOS Support
The X-Arcade can work wirelessly with the Mayflash brand PS2 wireless adapter for Android, iOS and PC together with our newest model 5in1 adapter (which does NOT have detachable cables). It will not work with the old 5in1 adapters that had detachable cables however. List of iCade iOS compatible ...
- What are the dimensions of your products?
You will find basic size dimensions for all of our products under "Specs" at the bottom of the product's page. More detailed dimensions can be found in our e-brochure below: Tankstick Dimensions (inches): Approx: 28.75x13 - Base: 25.5x10.25 15lbs. Height: front 4.75 back 3.25 Machine Dimension ...
- Joystick Grinding or Squeaking When Moved
Find the grind: The X-Arcade™ was made to be user serviceable, just like a real arcade. It does not void the Lifetime Warranty to open it. First you will need to open the X-Arcade™. Once open, the first thing to look for that could be causing the grinding is the cone-shaped piece (sh ...
- Marquees, Side Art, Overlays, etc.
X-Arcade Machine Custom Artwork Kit Here are the templates for side art and marquee for X-Arcade Machine .pdf file for custom artwork including bleed line 200MB EPS/PSD Files For X-Arcade Machine The X-Arcade Machine's marquee is approximately 24.75" x 7.25", but there is a wood frame around tha ...
- Android MAME4Droid and MAME4All on the X-Arcade
The X-Arcade acts like a keyboard on both MAME4Droid and MAME4All (except on Ouya), simply connect using the USB port. If your android device doesn't have a USB port, you can make is work wirelessly with the Mayflash brand PS2 wireless adapter for Android together with our Dedicated PS2 adapter ...
- Ouya with X-Arcade
The X-Arcade is natively supported by the OUYA game console and simply acts like a single gamepad. This means it will work in the menus and in supported software. Unfortunately however, the OUYA developers made both players on a dual/Tankstick controller both act like the same controller, so yo ...
- How can I disable 'Sticky Keys' and 'Filter Keys'?
The 'Sticky Keys' shortcut is activated by hitting the Shift key on your keyboard or button 4 on the X-Arcade 5 times. The 'Filter Keys' shortcut is activated by holding the Shift key on your keyboard or button 4 on the X-Arcade for 8 seconds. To disable them: Hit the Shift key 5 times to acti ...
- How can I play pinball games like Visual Pinball and Future Pinball with the X-Arcade?
The X-Arcade works brilliantly with Pinball Emulators due to the native Pinball Side Buttons on the X-Arcade. The Tankstick version has DUAL PINBALL BUTTONS. For the Tankstick: 2 of the buttons are native for mouse and many pinball games such as Visual Pinball that do not have native mouse butt ...
- Joystick Direction or Button is sticking or not working? L@@K HERE!
The first thing you want to do is test the X-Arcade™ using the X-Arcade™ Test Utility program. This program can be run on a PC only, but should still be your first step to solving any problems. Download X-Arcade™ Test Utility Program If all of the buttons and joystick direc ...
- A Trackball direction is not working (ball only moves the cursor in one direction).
The Horizontal Disabler button on the back of the X-Arcade™ disables the left and right Trackball movement when it is held. Here are some other tests to correct movement: If left/right movement is not working, be sure you are not holding the horizontal disabler button (the button on the ...
- The trackball moves erratically, sticks, or does not work...what can I do? Opening & Cleaning the Trackball.
If your trackball is having connection issues or button issues, open the bottom of your controller and make sure none of the spare trackball cables are touching each other or anything else inside. You can tape them up if needed. Your X-Arcade™ Trackball may need to be opened and cleaned. ...
- How can I make the X-Arcade™ Trackball more or less sensitive on my PC?
Go to the "Mouse" section of your Control Panel in Windows™, under the "Pointer Options" tab adjust the "Select Pointer Speed" bar to faster for more sensitive movement, less for slower movement. This menu may be slightly different if you have 3rd party mouse software installed. Remember ...
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