Raphnet adapter management tool

Graphical user interface and command-line tools to manage raphnet adapters.

Current version: 2.1.16
Released: November 6, 2018


Product Description:
Graphical user interface and command-line tools to manage raphnet adapters.

  • Firmware update[1]
  • Firmware version display
  • Supports multiple adapters connected simultaneously (shows a list to choose from)
  • Adapter configuration
    (actual features available depends on model)
    • Controller poll interval
    • GC full range sliders
    • GC Inverted triggers
    • GC Sliders as buttons
    • Disable analog triggers
    • DPad as buttons
    • DPad as axes
    • Swap R and L sticks
    • Enable Nunchuk accelerometers (X,Y and Z)
    • Reverse scroll direction
  • Connected controller type display.[2]
  • Built-in vibration/rumble test. (N64/GC only)
  • For Windows and Linux

N64 to USB adapter-specific features:
  • Controller pak ("mempak") read/write.
  • Built-in controller pak editor
  • Supports .N64 and .MPK controller pak image files.
  • Transfer Pak support:
    • Read/write cartridge save ram (backup your saves!)
    • Cartridge information display
    • Cartridge dumping
Gamecube to N64 adapter features[3]:
  • Firmware version display and update
  • Configuration display (currently read-only)
  • Coming soon: Button mapping editor, configuration editor

Picture Gallery:
Main window with N64 controller connected
N64 Mempak editor
Transfer Pak : Display cartridge information
Transfer Pak: Backuping cartridge save RAM
Gamecube to N64 adapter management
PCEngine to USB adapter management

Download(s) & Link(s):

Version: 2.1.16 - Latest

November 6, 2018
raphnet-tech_adapter_manager-install-2.1.16.exe (18 MB)
raphnet-tech_adapter_manager-2.1.16.tar.gz (2.4 MB)
  • New 3.6.0 firmware for N64/Gamecube to USB adapters (adds Gamecube keyboard support)
  • Add support for GC/N64 to USB adapters v3.6.x

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Version: 2.1.14

October 30, 2018
raphnet-tech_adapter_manager-install-2.1.14.exe (18 MB)
raphnet-tech_adapter_manager-2.1.14.tar.gz (2.4 MB)
  • New firmware for the DB9 to USB adapter (version 2.0.2):
    • Add an SMS mode (alternate product ID and name)
  • New firmware for the Wii accessory to USB adapter (version 2.1.1):
    • Add 8bitdo SF30 support
    • Report the controller type as Guitar instead of Classic controller when a guitar is connected.
    • Set unused/meaningless axes to zero when using a guitar.
  • New firmware for the Classic controller to Gamecube/Wii adapter (version 1.2):
    • Compatibility fix for the 8BitDo SF30 and other similar controllers.
    • Add basic Nunchuk support (Stick, C and Z mapped to Gamecube Stick, B and A)
  • Transfer pak: Add support for reading/writing Gameboy Camera ram
  • Fix a bug where a Gamecube controller to N64 adapter would be detected as an SNES controller to N64 adapter, but only when a Gamecube controller was connected.
  • Display the correct controller type when a Guitar is connected to a Wiimote accessory to USB adapter.

Version: 2.1.13

September 26, 2018
raphnet-tech_adapter_manager-install-2.1.13.exe (18 MB)
raphnet-tech_adapter_manager-2.1.13.tar.gz (2.4 MB)
Bug fixes:
  • Fix an error when opening some adapter model/versions
  • Fix adapter recovery feature

Version: 2.1.12

September 18, 2018
raphnet-tech_adapter_manager-install-2.1.12.exe (18 MB)
raphnet-tech_adapter_manager-2.1.12.tar.gz (2.4 MB)
  • New firmware for GC/N64 to USB adapters (Improve force feedback/vibration)
  • Add support for the N64 to GC/Wii adapter version 2

Version: 2.1.11

August 30, 2018
raphnet-tech_adapter_manager-install-2.1.11.exe (18 MB)
raphnet-tech_adapter_manager-2.1.11.tar.gz (2.3 MB)
  • New firmware for the SNES to GC/Wii adapter: Switch + Wii U gamecube adapter compatibility fix
  • New firmware for the SNES to USB adapter: Add basic mouse support to 2-player adapter
  • Support for enabling mouse mode on 2-player SNES to USB adapter

Version: 2.1.10

August 29, 2018
raphnet-tech_adapter_manager-install-2.1.10.exe (17.9 MB)
raphnet-tech_adapter_manager-2.1.10.tar.gz (2.3 MB)
  • New firmware for the Megadrive to USB adapter: Now supports the Sega Megamouse
  • New firmware for Saturn to USB adapter: Adds the 3 mappings (SLS, SLS-Alt and VIP) from version 2. (Great for PS3 use)
  • Support for Saturn to USB button mapping selecting (choice stored in the adapter)

Version: 2.1.9

August 14, 2018
raphnet-tech_adapter_manager-install-2.1.9.exe (17.9 MB)
raphnet-tech_adapter_manager-2.1.9.tar.gz (2.3 MB)
  • N64 controller pak editor: Fix japanese note name display, fix a crash
  • Add SNES to USB adapter firmware version 2.2.0: Now supports the SNES mouse

Version: 2.1.8

August 9, 2018
raphnet-tech_adapter_manager-install-2.1.8.exe (17.9 MB)
raphnet-tech_adapter_manager-2.1.8.tar.gz (2.3 MB)
  • Add support for Saturn to USB adapter in mouse mode
  • Add Gamecube/N64 to USB firmware version 3.5.1

Version: 2.1.7

July 25, 2018
raphnet-tech_adapter_manager-install-2.1.7.exe (17.9 MB)
raphnet-tech_adapter_manager-2.1.7.tar.gz (2.3 MB)
  • Add a new firmware for the PSX to USB adapter: Correct an issue where programming the wrong firmware was possible.

Version: 2.1.6

June 21, 2018
raphnet-tech_adapter_manager-install-2.1.6.exe (17.9 MB)
raphnet-tech_adapter_manager-2.1.6.tar.gz (2.3 MB)
  • Add PSX to USB adapter support
  • Add Saturn to USB v2 adapter support
  • Add DB9 to USB adapter support
  • Support PSX memory card read/write through multitap (port 1)
  • Add firmware update v1.1 for Classic controller to GC/Wii adapter
  • Add firmware update v2.1 for SNES controller to GC/Wii adapter
  • Command-line: Add Gamecube and N64 keyboard poll tests (--gc_pollraw_keyboard and --n64_pollraw_keyboard)
  • Command-line: Add Wii Classic Controller raw poll test --wii_pollraw
  • Command-line: Add Playstation controller raw poll test --psx_pollraw
  • Command-line: Add --si_txrx to send arbitrary byte sequences to a GC/N64 controller/peripheral. (for research)
  • Command-line: Add --n64_crcd and --n64_crca to calculate CRCs (for research)

Version: 2.1.5

March 24, 2018
raphnet-tech_adapter_manager-install-2.1.5.exe (17.9 MB)
raphnet-tech_adapter_manager-2.1.5.tar.gz (2.2 MB)
  • Add support for new NES to USB adapters (v2)
  • Add support for Classic controller to Gamecube adapter update (through GC to USB adapter)
  • Finalize PCEngine to USB adapter support (soon to be released)
  • Command-line: Add --gc_getid and --gc_getorigins

IMPORTANT: This is not a complete list. If your controller or game does not appear here, it simply means that we did not get the chance (or the idea) to test it, or that no one let us know that it works.

Help us improve this page by sending test results by email to support@raphnet-tech.com
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[1] Firmware update is only supported on adapters with advXarch technology.
[2] Requires an adapter with advXarch technology and depends on the type of controller (ie: Some controllers are not detectable)
[3] To manage a Gamecube controller to N64 adapter, a raphnet-tech N64 to USB adapter is required.
This project is open-source and developed on GitHub: raphnet/gcn64tools. Suggestions, patches, pull-request and issues are welcome.

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