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No gamepad on Google-Chrome Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

Hi!

This problem is not exactly with Stadia, but mostly with Ubuntu 18.04 and Google-Chrome.

I have a Switch Pro controller connected with my computer with Bluetooth, and my Firefox recognize it fine (tested at https://www.html5gamepad.com) but google-chrome don't.

Since Stadia (unfortunately) only works on Chrome I was unable to play using my gamepad (it doesn't recognize any gamepad connected).

 

Anyone has any idea on what should be the problem?

 

Thanks!

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Stadia Guide

@ThOR27 for now you'll need to connect your Stadia controller to your computer via USB. Stadia doesn't yet support using the controller wirelessly on Chrome or mobile.

https://support.google.com/stadia/answer/9578631

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But doesn't work also. No gamepad works on chrome, just firefox.

And on the link you sent, clearly states: USB & Bluetooth connectivity on Google-chrome

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Stadia Guide

@ThOR27 Yep, sorry, I misread your initial post thinking you were talking about the Stadia controller rather than the Switch controller (which you did clearly state - I just haven't had enough coffee today).

What version of Chrome are you using, and how did you install it? You might want to reinstall from here just be sure:

https://www.google.com/chrome/?platform=linux

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Installed directly from that site you sent, version is: 78.0.3904.108

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Hi,

 

are there any Solutions?

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Hello, 

 

Any news on this?

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Same here, my Nintendo Switch pro controller works fine on Firefox via Bluetooth, but not on Chrome 81.0.4044.113

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Same deal connected by the USB cable, by the way. Works on Firefox, but not on Chrome or Steam as well.

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