Virtual controller mapping — is the type of mapping that uses emulated controller, and assigns mappings from it to the physical devices. Also, all the combos that feature controller buttons and analog stick moves will use this type of mapping. Virtual mapping is a part of the Basic license, and is available during the 14-day trial period.
If you want to add stick moves to the combo, we suggest checking out the Usecase #19 where we explain how virtual sticks work in reWASD
To add a Virtual controller mapping, you need to perform the following steps:
- Press the button you want to add a mapping to: you can press it on the physical controller, and reWASD will pick the needed button at a glance (if you enabled Hook controller buttons in Preferences)
Open reWASD mapping drop-down list, and pick the needed mapping
To filter the assignments in reWASD mapping list, and only see the controller keys, you need to unclick the keyboard, mouse, and commands icons near the reWASD mapping:
Add other bindings, press Apply if you want to save the changes and make the config active, or just press Save
Also, you can change the Virtual controller settings in Virtual controller settings. You can choose which controller to emulate (Xbox 360, Xbox One, or DualShock 4), and change the settings for emulated sticks.
reWASD differentiates two types of mappings, Virtual and Hardware mapping. These types of mappings do not go well together (except for Unmap option in Hardware mapping, it works perfectly with anything else). It also depends on a game you want to use the configuration with, and to know what mapping scheme fits you best — please check out the article about Unmaps.