Apr 22, 2018
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Changes

  • Moved Log-file to AppData
  • Moved launchApp.bat to AppData
  • Change dir in LaunchApp.bat (as someone suggested)
  • Fix launch arguments
  • Fix ViGEm installation (Powershell Policy)
  • Default hooking Steam to false
  • Overlay: Default to 60fps
  • Overlay: Change fps setting

Notes

After Upgrading a reboot may be required

If any issues with ViGEm occur, try this

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@Alia5 Alia5 released this Mar 31, 2018 · 17 commits to master since this release

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Github Releases

Changes

  • Fixed Touch-/Radial-menus
  • Hooking into Steam may not be necessary anymore (needs further testing)

Notes

After Upgrading a reboot may be required

If any issues with ViGEm occur, try this

Additional Info about new configs
bEnableOverlayOnlyConfig only show the overlay window if it is brought up using the Steam button. This tries to be a workaround for those who only see a black screen when using GloSC

iUpdateRate defines the (virtual) controllers update rate in microseconds. ( 1 second / updateRate microseconds )
A lower value causes less input lag, but higher CPU utilization.
A higher value causes more input lag, but lower CPU utilization.
The default is 5000 microseconds (5 ms)

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@Alia5 Alia5 released this Mar 28, 2018

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Github Releases

Changes

  • Removed GloSC_Gamelauncher

  • Removed Injector (SteamTarget does that now)

  • Removed console window completely (was once necessary for a dirty hack)

  • SteamTarget now allows being launched without TargetConfig.ini

  • Reworked overlay detection

  • Reworked game/application launching

  • Added update check

  • Added GloSC_Watchdog for unhooking Steam (very small resource footprint)

  • Added bEnableOverlayOnlyConfig flag (needs to be set in .ini file on a per shortcut basis)

  • Added iUpdateRate (needs to be set in .ini file on a per shortcut basis)

  • Added tray icon (finally...)

  • Added some file logging

  • Fixed ViGEm install script (Jesus...)

  • Generally rewrote/cleaned up code by a lot and removed lots of the (now unused) hacks

Notes

After Upgrading a reboot may be required

If any issues with ViGEm occur, try this

Additional Info about new configs
bEnableOverlayOnlyConfig only show the overlay window if it is brought up using the Steam button. This tries to be a workaround for those who only see a black screen when using GloSC

iUpdateRate defines the (virtual) controllers update rate in microseconds. ( 1 second / updateRate microseconds )
A lower value causes less input lag, but higher CPU utilization.
A higher value causes more input lag, but lower CPU utilization.
The default is 5000 microseconds (5 ms)

Assets 4
Pre-release

@Alia5 Alia5 released this Jan 21, 2018

THIS IS A PRE-RELEASE!

If something doesn't work try stable

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Github Releases

Changes

  • Fix ViGEm installer script (? - need to level up my powershell skills -.-)

Notes

After Upgrading a reboot may be required

If upgrading from <= 1.3.X
If not using the installer when upgrading, remove the task to launch "GloSC_GameLauncher" from task-scheduler and create a regular autorun entry for it.

Assets 4
Pre-release
Pre-release

@Alia5 Alia5 released this Dec 28, 2017

THIS IS A PRE-RELEASE!

If something doesn't work try stable

LINK THIS instead of the release page!

Github Releases

Changes

  • Fix: GloSC Logo staying on the screen (?) - Waiting for confirmation
  • Update ViGEm (Incl. new install/update script)
  • Added some more verbose output

Notes

After Upgrading a reboot may be required

If upgrading from <= 1.3.X
If not using the installer when upgrading, remove the task to launch "GloSC_GameLauncher" from task-scheduler and create a regular autorun entry for it.

Assets 4

@Alia5 Alia5 released this Nov 25, 2017

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Github Releases

Changes

  • Fix: Not all UWP applications detectable or launchable
  • Fix: Not all UWP applications launching in foreground
  • Fix: Broken info message when no shortcuts file is found
  • Option to restart Steam automatically
  • Option to enable XBox configuration support (in Steam) automatically

Notes

After Upgrading a reboot may be required

If upgrading from <= 1.3.X
If not using the installer when upgrading, remove the task to launch "GloSC_GameLauncher" from task-scheduler and create a regular autorun entry for it.

Assets 4
Pre-release

@Alia5 Alia5 released this Nov 13, 2017

Changes

  • Fix Controller stuck in Lizard mode when launching games/programs
    (Don't run GameLauncher as admin anymore, not needed since v1.2.1)
  • Fix Keyboard not usable in Overlay
  • Fix "Show-Overlay" Option not working as intended
  • Remove option to not hook Steam (Still possible via .ini files)
  • Added tutorial upon first GloSC launch
  • Changed error message if Steam-shortcuts file is not found
  • Added progress dialog when scanning for UWP apps
  • Added tooltips to UI

Notes
If not using the installer when upgrading, remove the task to launch "GloSC_GameLauncher" from task-scheduler and create a regular autorun entry for it.

After Upgrading a reboot may be required

Assets 4

@Alia5 Alia5 released this Sep 29, 2017

Changes

  • Fix hook by generalizes hooking function (No need to update for a long long time)
  • Update ViGEm (Fixes Audio Issue among others)
Assets 4
Pre-release
Pre-release

@Alia5 Alia5 released this Jul 17, 2017

Changes

  • Fix hook for latest Steam betas... (once again)

Instructions:
Use latest available GloSC installer (if not installed already), replace .dll from here. Enjoy.

Assets 4