Jump to content

Sign in to follow this  
Guest

Saitek yoke powered on but not working

Recommended Posts

Guest

I have the Saitek pro flight yoke with throttle quadrant, my third one. Anyways it has been working great until about two days ago when I load up into my A2A C172 and try to look around with the hat switch but I could not. I also could not move any of the control surfaces or throttle up. I just tried putting it into three different USB ports and installing drivers and software but nothing works.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

You didn't mention it, so I'll ask two questions.

 

1. Did you check the Windows USB Game Controllers to see if the Yoke the Throttle showed up, and see if the AXIS worked?

 

2. Did you check in your flight simulator (not sure which one it is) to see if the proper assignments were still assigned?

 

3. For Saitek, it's often best to ensure you have the Yoke plugged into an USB 2.0 port instead of USB 3.0 Port.  USB is supposed to be backwards compatible, but that really isn't the case.

 

4. In your Device Manager, be sure you turn off Sleep for all USB Hubs/ports.devices... wherever you find it.

 

 

Best wishes.


Dave-Aerosoft-Signature-Banner-2019.png

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest

Thank you very much for your help! I came back to my computer and checked in the USB Game Controllers and also plugged it into USB 2.0 and now its working.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  

  • Tom Allensworth,
    Founder of AVSIM Online


  • Flight Simulation's Premier Resource!

    AVSIM is a free service to the flight simulation community. AVSIM is staffed completely by volunteers and all funds donated to AVSIM go directly back to supporting the community. Your donation here helps to pay our bandwidth costs, emergency funding, and other general costs that crop up from time to time. Thank you for your support!

    Click here for more information and to see all donations year to date.
  • Donation Goals

    AVSIM's 2020 Fundraising Goal

    Donate to our annual general fundraising goal. This donation keeps our doors open and providing you service 24 x 7 x 365. Your donation here helps to pay our bandwidth costs, emergency funding, and other general costs that crop up from time to time. We reset this goal every new year for the following year's goal.


    14%
    $3,540.00 of $25,000.00 Donate Now
×
×
  • Create New...