PCS:PC randomly gets stuck moving in place or strafing in one direction
Character randomly gets stuck moving in place or strafing in one direction.
Causes and Solutions
Cause 1 - Joystick Setting
A possible cause is a joystick (controller) being connected or something else enable the joystick setting in Oblivion's INI file.
Solution #1: If a gamepad or joystick is connected to the machine, disconnect it.
Solution #2: Make sure
bAllow Joystick is set to
0 in the Oblivion.ini.
Cause 2 - Unknown
This may happen randomly as a result of other things (i.e., mod conflicts).
Solution #1: A temporary fix is to simply restart the game.