How to Map a Dance Pad with StepMania

Step 1: Open the StepMania program on your computer.

Step 2: Select Options Menu.

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Step 4: Scroll down till you see "Left, Right, Up, Down"

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Step 5: Scroll to where it says "Left" then press Enter on your keyboard and the line will start blinking

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Step 6: Step on the left arrow of your dance pad. The game will then display Joy1 B1 (or something similar like Joy2, Joy3). Your left arrow is now mapped.

Step 7: Repeat the same process for each of the remaining arrows "Right", "Up", "Down".

Step 8: Finally, select "Save To Disk" and then "Exit."