It’s been a while since the controller not working problem came up in a game. A year back, one out of three games had this issue. Fortunately, if you have encountered the Tales of Arise controller not working issue, there are some proven solutions that you can try. The Steam client is usually very good at auto-detecting the controller, but every once in a while it can have problems with certain games. Keep reading and we will show you how to fix the controller problem with the game.
How to Fix Tales of Arise Controller Not Working Issue
As with most game bugs, there are a few solutions you can try to fix the Tales of Arise controller not working problem. A range of solutions was shared by a Steam user which was then marked as the fix for the problem by the developers until the issue is patched. Here are those solutions as well as some others that’s solved the problem for users.
1. Opt out of Steam Beta. To do so, go to Settings > Account > Change > set to NONE
2. In case you are using multiple Steam Library folders, the Steam may not be detecting the folders correctly. In that case, go to Settings > Downloads > Steam Library Folders> Add Library Folder and point Steam to your games.
3. Go to Steam Library > right-click on Tales of Arise > Properties > Controller > Enable Steam Input.
4. Launch game, go to option menu, select Steam Controller Settings and there Browse Configs and then pick Official Configuration for Tales of Arise for your appropriate gamepad.
- If this is the first time you are launching the game, press New Game and from the options screen select Steam Controller Settings.
- If you’ve played the game press Continue. Then press Tab. Select Controls. From there you can open the config.
5. Move the game to the default Steam folder in the C drive.
6. Launch the Big Picture Mode from the Steam client and set the correct controller. If you are using generic, choose generic. Xbox and PS users can opt for the respective options.
That’s all we have in this guide. Hope the Tales of Arise Controller Not Working Issue is fixed after going through the above steps.