How to Connect PS3 Sticks to Laptops Correctly

There are times when you are playing games on a computer, sometimes using a joystick is more fun than a keyboard. On one hand, you see a PS3 joystick that has not been used for a long time, and you think, is it possible to use the PS3 joystick on a desktop computer?

To connect a PS3 controller to a PC is not as difficult as many people think, but usually the process of installing PS3 sticks to a laptop / computer via Bluetooth requires PC users to do business than just installing the controller on a PC USB plug.

What you need is a USB cable. Although most of the Joystick Wireles PS3 comes packaged with a USB cable, players can buy cables at the nearest store if you lose these components and because you need power to charge the controller,

The exact process to do this depends on whether you are using a wireless or wired device, but it’s basically the same regardless of the controller.

Requirements for running the ScpToolkit program

  • – OS Windows Vista / 7/8 / 8.1 / 10
  • – NET Framework 4.5: Download
  • – Visual C++ 2010: Download
  • – Visual C++ 2013: Download
  • – DirectX Runtime: Download
  • – Xbox 360 Driver: Download
  • – Make sure the Laptop / Computer has Bluetooth.
  • – USB cable to connect the PS3 stick to the PC during the installation process.

Steps to Connect a PS3 Stick to a Computer Laptop Via Bluetooth

  1. After the above requirements are met, download the SCP Toolkit. Then follow the steps in sequence.
  2. Run the “exe” file as administrator. Then let this program install. and next next continue until it’s installed.
    How to Connect a PS3 Stick to a Laptop Via Bluetooth Default Laptop
  3. After the SCPToolkit is installed, connect the PS3 Stick to the Laptop / Computer using a USB cable, wait until it is detected as a PS3 Stick by the laptop. Here the Four indicator lights on the PS3 controller flash.
    How to Connect a PS3 Stick to a Laptop Via Bluetooth Default Laptop
  4. After being detected as a PS3 Stick. Now open the Start Menu> Programs> Open the SCPToolkit folder> Select the SCPToolkot Driver Installer.
    How to Connect a PS3 Stick to a Laptop Via Bluetooth Default Laptop
  5. Then open the window of the SCPToolkit Driver Installer program. Here we will install a Bluetooth driver which will replace the default driver. With this driver, Bluetooth laptops can receive Bluetooth signals on the PS3 Stick. Here we will also install the PS3 Stick driver, with this driver the PS3 Stick will be detected as an XBOX stick, so that the PS3 Stick becomes compatible with most Windows games.
    How to Connect a PS3 Stick to a Laptop Via Bluetooth Default Laptop
  6. After the Bluetooth drive and PS3 Stick are installed with a unique sound marked, wait until the indicator light on the PS3 Stick lights only 1 lamp. After that, just unplug the USB cable from the Laptop or PS3 Stick, the PS3 Stick will automatically connect wirelessly or wirelessly.
    How to Connect a PS3 Stick to a Laptop Via Bluetooth Default Laptop

Now if you have so left to play your favorite game using PS3 sticks. This tutorial can be used for PS3 KW / Fake or Original sticks. To restore the blutooth function as before, just uninstall the Bluetooth driver via the SCPToolkit Drive Installer application. If you have questions, please comment.

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