Wishlist/custom input on computer

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I'm kind of a noob to this whole programing thing so correct or delete this page if this is like impossible,
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The idea is to create virtual buttons on the phone when plugged into a computer so the phone can be used as a joystick or a volume control slider.
 
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the idea is to create virtual buttons on the phone when plugged into a computer so the phone can be used as a joystick or a volume control slider
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== Different types that might be made ==
 
== Different types that might be made ==
- a joystick with a d-pad/ 2-4  buttons or something where one can put the keys any where see http://www.thinkgeek.com/computing/input/77ba/
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* Joystick with a d-pad/ 2-4  buttons or something where one can put the keys any where see http://www.thinkgeek.com/computing/input/77ba/
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* Hot keys with the ability to launch other programs ect. see http://www.thinkgeek.com/computing/input/88ee/
  
- a few hot keys with the ability to launch other programs ect. see http://www.thinkgeek.com/computing/input/88ee/
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* Use Accelerometer (if included) as an input device such as the wiimote with glovepie
  
- use the accelerometer (if included) as an input device such as the wiimote with glovepie
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* a slider to easily control volume ect.?
  
- a slider to easily control volume ect.?
 
 
==GUI==
 
==GUI==
 
Before plugged in to computer the user could open the program and then choose which input device to use
 
Before plugged in to computer the user could open the program and then choose which input device to use

Latest revision as of 13:27, 31 August 2008

The idea is to create virtual buttons on the phone when plugged into a computer so the phone can be used as a joystick or a volume control slider.


Contents

[edit] Different types that might be made

  • Use Accelerometer (if included) as an input device such as the wiimote with glovepie
  • a slider to easily control volume ect.?

[edit] GUI

Before plugged in to computer the user could open the program and then choose which input device to use

[edit] Pros

- customizable hot keys could be used to input non-English type such as ö or Ä ect.

[edit] Cons/concerns

Personal tools

I'm kind of a noob to this whole programing thing so correct or delete this page if this is like impossible,

the idea is to create virtual buttons on the phone when plugged into a computer so the phone can be used as a joystick or a volume control slider


Different types that might be made

- a joystick with a d-pad/ 2-4 buttons or something where one can put the keys any where see http://www.thinkgeek.com/computing/input/77ba/

- a few hot keys with the ability to launch other programs ect. see http://www.thinkgeek.com/computing/input/88ee/

- use the accelerometer (if included) as an input device such as the wiimote with glovepie

- a slider to easily control volume ect.?

GUI

Before plugged in to computer the user could open the program and then choose which input device to use

Pros

- customizable hot keys could be used to input non-English type such as ö or Ä ect.

Cons/concerns