Use this page if you do not have a CD/DVD Drive in your computer.
So follow the steps below

Step 1

Download the JoyToKey program from HERE

Step 2

While that is downloading make a new folder in your Documents directory called JoyToKey.

Step 3

Extract the files from the zip file you just downloaded into the JoyToKey folder you made in your Documents directory

Step 4

Close out the Extraction window, you should have only one window open and that is your new JoyToKey folder with the extracted files

Step 5

DO NOT RUN JoyToKey YET

RIGHT click on JoyToKey application file (a menu pops up)

Step 6

LEFT Click Properties

Step 7

There is a TAB in the top called Compatibility, click it.

Step 8

At the bottom put a check mark in the box "Run as Administrator"

Step 9

Click OK

Step 10

RIGHT click on the JoyToKey.exe Application file (menu pops up)

Step 11

Mouse over "Send To" you will see Desktop (Create Shortcut) Click it
This makes a new shortcut on your Desktop

Step 12

Close all your open windows.

Step 13

OK, now we have options
You can download the optishot configuration file from HERE
Then extract it to the JoyToKey folder you made in Documents
If you took the easy route then do Steps 14 thru 19 then go to Step 35
Or you can proceed the hard way by following the steps below and learn something

Now we can run the program (but your no where near done)
For Windows 10 users you have to RIGHT click the shortcut and Run as Administrator For all other Windows users
Double click the JoyToKey shortcut on your desktop

Step 14

Click OK or Yes if it ask

Step 15

Click Settings then click Preferences

Step 16

Remove the check mark in the 5th box down from the top (Minimize (Instead of Exit))
Click OK

Step 17

Click File then click New
Name it Optishot and click OK

Step 18

Hilite the line Profile 1
If you took the easy route there should be an Optishot Profile there also.

Step 19

Click File then click Delete (You should only have Optishot in the left hand frame)

Step 20

In the right hand frame hilite Button 1

Step 21

At the bottom click on Edit Button Assignment (A window will popup)

Step 22

Press the UP ARROW on your keyboard then click OK

Step 23

In the right hand frame hilite Button 2

Step 24

At the bottom click on Edit Button Assignment (A window will popup)

Step 25

Press the DOWN ARROW on your keyboard then click OK

Step 26 thru 33

Keeping it simple here
(See step 21, you'll get the idea)

Button 3 Press the PAGE UP key

Button 4 Press the PAGE DOWN key

Button 5 Press the LEFT ARROW key

Button 6 Press the RIGHT ARROW key

Button 7 Press the C key (Lower case I have caps here so it's easier to read)

Button 8 Press the S key (Lower case I have caps here so it's easier to read)

Button 9 Press the M key (Lower case I have caps here so it's easier to read)

Button 10 Press the H key (Lower case I have caps here so it's easier to read)

Step 34

Click File then Click Save

Now that wasn't so hard was it?

Step 35

Leave this program running and fire up Optishot go the to the driving range and see if you can aim left or right, if that works all the rest will work.


You need this program to be running in the background before you launch your golf simulator program.