PC hardware forum: xbox360 controller wont detect on my pc.

by: johnnyfiveenglish December 30, 2008 1:59 PM PST

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xbox360 controller wont detect on my pc.

by johnnyfiveenglish - 12/30/08 1:59 PM

Hi im having problems trying to make my 360 controller work on my pc.
I connected my 360 controller and it installed everything automatically,and a pop up appears in the taskbar saying chrage via and play is ready to be used etc.

So thats ok but in control panel under game controllers it wont show on the list.so obviously switchbalde pro wont recognize that the controller is plugged in.

Im using my original xbox360 controller wired only.

ive tried drivers etc but the 360 controller wont work for any games for windows nor does switchblade recognize tht its plugged in.

Am i missing something?

any help would be great thanks,Ive tried this on xp sp2 & xp sp3 and vista 64 all the same problems.My xbox360 controller is the original fro my xbox360.The guide light comes on thats about it.

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