F1 Manager 2022 has recently been released on all prominent platforms, and in this short time the game has gained wide acclaim and captivating appreciation from critics. But like other celebrated games, this game has its fair share of issues; as we said, quite a few issues with the game are being reported from some corners. As per some players, their F1 Manager 2022 Controller/ Gamepad is not working properly when they try to enjoy the game.

If you miss your chance to become the boss of Formula 1 new era, then you can follow this article. Here we have listed some solutions to resolve F1 Manager 2022 Controller/Gamepad not working issue quickly and effectively. Then let’s have a look.

Fix 1: Restart the System

If your system is plagued by minor glitches, then your system will not work properly and may lead to many problems. In this case, you need to restart your system to clear those bugs and start the system freshly. Once done, you can restart the game, and the said problem may get resolved now.

Fix 2: Disable Steam Input

In some instance, disabling the Steam Input feature will help you to resolve the F1 Manager 2022 Controller/Gamepad not working issue quickly. To do so,

  • Open Steam->Library->right-click on F1 Manager 2022->select Properties.
  • Go to Override for F1 Manager 2022 section-> select Controller->click on the Arrow icon->choose Disable Steam Input.
  • Once done, you can try to run the game, if the issue persists, then Enable Steam Input option and move to the next fix.

Fix 3: Configure Controller

If your controller is not configured properly, you will face similar problem. In this case you can configure your controller and see the result. To do so,

  • Open Steam->Library->choose F1 Manager 2022-> click to expand Steam option from the top left corner of the screen-> select Settings from the drop-menu.Controller
  • Now select Controller->General Controller Settings-> choose your Controller correctly and start the game.

Fix 4: Launch in Big Picture Mode

At times, launching the game in Big Picture Mode will allow you to get rid of the discussed issue. To do so,

  • Open Steam->Library->choose F1 Manager 2022-> click on Big Picture Mode from the upper right corner of the screen->click on Continue.Library
  • Then click on Library->Games-> click on F1 Manager 2022-> press on Play button and try again to run the game to see the improvement.

Fix 5: Force ON Steam Input Per Game Settings

Sometimes turning off the Steam Input Per Game Settings will help you to resolve the F1 Manager 2022 Controller/Gamepad not working issue smoothly. To do so,

  • Open Steam->Library->choose F1 Manager 2022-> click on Big Picture Mode from the upper right corner of the screen->click on Continue.
  • Then select Steam->Library-> click on F1 Manager 2022.
  • Now select Manage Game-> double-click on Controller Options-> choose Down Arrow icon-> select Forced ON option and launch the game.
  • If the issue persists, then you can go back to the Controller Options page, and select the Forced OFF option and see the result.

Fix 6: Remove External Components

If the issue persists, you can remove all external components connected to your system. You can disconnect USB drives, external hard disk, etc. and launch the game.

These are all about the F1 Manager 2022 Controller/ Gamepad Not Working issue on PC and its fixes. If you have any concerns related to the information given above, then you can list your doubts in the command box below.