• Tue. Nov 28th, 2023

DIY Game Controllers

Homemade hardware to take your gaming experience to the next level!

v usb - V-USB
V-USB add USB to anything.
V-USB add USB to anything.


The Arduino Uno is without a doubt one of the most popular microcontrollers for hobbyists of all time. One drawback to the Uno is that it lacks native USB support. Arduino is aware of this and that is why they introduced both the Arduino Leonardo and the Pro Micro, both of which to your PC appear to be just like any other USB device once plugged in. They are more expensive, and while well supported aren’t as well supported as the ubiquitous Uno.

In the video below YouTuber Sine Lab goes over how to use a library called V-USB to bit bang your way to an Uno appearing as a HID.


V-USB and HID Explained

Are you excited about the new 32-bit Arduino Uno? We are! Learn more about it at the preceding link.

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