Apartament 1406: Horror – Guide to Gamepad Configuration (Problems, Tips Etc.)

As a one-person studio, I cannot test all gamepad models available in the market. However, I understand that some players might encounter issues with their gamepads while playing. This mini guide aims to provide you with quick solutions to common gamepad-related problems.

Gamepad Configuration, Problems

Problem: Gamepad Not Detected

Solution 1: The fastest solution

  1. Close the game either through the in-game menu or by pressing ALT+F4.
  2. Connect your gamepad to your system.
  3. Start the game and your gamepad should be detected.

Solution 2: Gamepad not detected properly

There might be instances when your gamepad is not detected correctly. Try the following solutions:

Option A:

  1. Exit the game completely.
  2. Connect your gamepad to your system.
  3. Launch the game again, and the gamepad should be recognized.

Option B:

  1. Start the game.
  2. Check if the gamepad responds. If not, proceed to the next step.
  3. Go to the “Settings” menu within the game.
  4. Navigate to the “Controller” section.
  5. Choose a template that matches your gamepad model (e.g., PlayStation, Xbox, etc.).
  6. Click “Apply” to save the settings.

Additional tip:

  • Use mouse and keyboard in settings.
  • Restart Your computer.
  • Try another gamepad.
  • Check Your gamepad in others games.
  • Check battery (wireless gamepad).
  • Check other USB ports.
  • Update gamepad drivers.
  • Verify gamepad compatibility.
  • Check for game updates.
  • Avoid Using Third-Party Input Managers.


I hope this mini guide helps you resolve any gamepad-related problems you may encounter while playing the game.

Egor Opleuha
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Egor Opleuha, also known as Juzzzie, is the Editor-in-Chief of Gameplay Tips. He is a writer with more than 12 years of experience in writing and editing online content. His favorite game was and still is the third part of the legendary Heroes of Might and Magic saga. He prefers to spend all his free time playing retro games and new indie games.

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