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 Good also for keyboard testing to get the names of keypresses which you can use in your config files. Good also for keyboard testing to get the names of keypresses which you can use in your config files.
  
-Start by creating a new [[en:​tutorials:​creating_your_own_project|Creating your own Orx-based Project using '​init'​]].+Start by creating a new [[en:​tutorials:projects:​creating_your_own_project|Creating your own Orx-based Project using '​init'​]].
  
 Open the project. We don't need an ''​Object''​ so remove or comment out this line from the Init() function: Open the project. We don't need an ''​Object''​ so remove or comment out this line from the Init() function:
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 </​code>​ </​code>​
  
-Create a clock in the Init() function ​that checks ​regularly for input:+Use the core clock in the Init() function ​to check regularly for input:
  
 <code c> <code c>
-orxCLOCK *checkInputsClock = orxClock_Create(orx2F(0.05f)orxCLOCK_TYPE_USER)+orxClock_Register(orxClock_FindFirst(-1.0forxCLOCK_TYPE_CORE), InputCheck, orxNULL, orxMODULE_ID_MAIN,​ orxCLOCK_PRIORITY_NORMAL);​
-orxClock_Register(checkInputsClock, InputCheck, orxNULL, orxMODULE_ID_MAIN,​ orxCLOCK_PRIORITY_NORMAL);​+
 </​code>​ </​code>​
 +
 +<WRAP center round tip 90%>
 +**Note:** ''​orxInput_GetActiveBinding''​ only collects an input for the specific frame. A slow custom clock will miss values especially if they are fast inputs like mouse wheel clicks. Therefore, we use the **core clock**.
 +</​WRAP>​
 +
  
 And finally, the ''​InputCheck''​ function to get and display input: And finally, the ''​InputCheck''​ function to get and display input:
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  }  }
 } }
 +
 </​code>​ </​code>​
  
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 [21:16:01] [LOG] Input: KEY_SPACE, Type: 0, ID: 71, Value 1.000000 [21:16:01] [LOG] Input: KEY_SPACE, Type: 0, ID: 71, Value 1.000000
 [21:16:01] [LOG] Input: KEY_SPACE, Type: 0, ID: 71, Value 1.000000 [21:16:01] [LOG] Input: KEY_SPACE, Type: 0, ID: 71, Value 1.000000
-[21:16:02] [LOG] Input: ​JOY_X_1, Type: 4, ID: 0, Value -0.447379 +[21:16:02] [LOG] Input: ​JOY_LX_1, Type: 4, ID: 0, Value -0.447379 
-[21:16:02] [LOG] Input: ​JOY_X_1, Type: 4, ID: 0, Value -0.833341+[21:16:02] [LOG] Input: ​JOY_LX_1, Type: 4, ID: 0, Value -0.833341
 [21:16:04] [LOG] Input: JOY_1_1, Type: 3, ID: 0, Value 1.000000 [21:16:04] [LOG] Input: JOY_1_1, Type: 3, ID: 0, Value 1.000000
 [21:16:05] [LOG] Input: JOY_1_1, Type: 3, ID: 0, Value 1.000000 [21:16:05] [LOG] Input: JOY_1_1, Type: 3, ID: 0, Value 1.000000
-[21:17:01] [LOG] Input: ​JOY_X_1, Type: 4, ID: 0, Value 0.300008 +[21:17:01] [LOG] Input: ​JOY_LX_1, Type: 4, ID: 0, Value 0.300008 
-[21:17:01] [LOG] Input: ​JOY_Y_1, Type: 4, ID: 1, Value -0.454551+[21:17:01] [LOG] Input: ​JOY_LY_1, Type: 4, ID: 1, Value -0.454551
 [21:17:02] [LOG] Input: JOY_16_1, Type: 3, ID: 15, Value 1.000000 [21:17:02] [LOG] Input: JOY_16_1, Type: 3, ID: 15, Value 1.000000
-</code><​hidden>​Hidden section</​hidden>+</​code>​
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