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How To Connect Your Xbox 360 Controller To Your PC

Here, we know about the Xbox 360 controller we are all fans of the game and waiting to the how’s the new game and so extra fun on life but first, we are know the how to connect 360 controller to PC  and you can use any Xbox Controller for PC. Every Step noted here.

Many PC games allow you play with an Xbox controller rather than a keyboard or mouse. The Xbox 360 Controller for Windows can be easily installed on any PC that has an available USB port and is running Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, or Windows 7.

Long after, Microsoft has releases the Windows PC driver for Xbox One Controller and Xbox 360 Controller PC is Wireless Controller which required the separate dongle for PC use. Unfortunately, you can’t use the Xbox One Controller wirelessly on a PC at this time. But you can use the Xbox 360 so how to use Xbox 360 Controller on PC wireless, or wired so simply to follow the some new information about how to connect your Xbox 360 controller to PC.

How To Connect Your Xbox 360 Controller To Your PC

Those who have wireless Xbox 360 controllers, connecting to a PC are not easy to simply plugging the device in. First off, you’ll want to purchase a capable receiver, then running the proper setup wizard.

Step 1: Plugging in wireless receiver

The wireless receiver is a Wireless Gaming adapter. You can easily connect Xbox 360 controller to PC. The Xbox 360 Wireless Gaming Receiver provides up to a 30-foot range for complete wireless freedom. Simultaneously, you can use up to four Wireless Controllers and Four Wireless Headsets with one Wireless Gaming Receiver. The wireless receiver easily adds with PC Gaming scenarios and utilizes the same binding technology as Xbox 360. At an attractive price point it provides a great value by eliminating the need for addition accessories for Windows-based gaming.

Any time you can purchase wireless receiver to the online sites such as Amazon, WalMart, target etc.

Just you can plug it through USB cable to the USB port on your computer. Then the receiver sync the controller to the PC in the same way the Xbox 360’s internal receivers sync controllers to the console. When it will plug in, a green light will appear on the receiver indicating the device is working properly.

Some cases to you can attach new hardware to PC or Wizard has to start automatically once you have to plugging the wireless gaming receiver in. in case it’s not work then learn about more how to download the Xbox 360 wireless controller driver.

Step 2: Xbox 360 wireless controller for installing the PC driver

  • How to download the Xbox controller driver

Go to Microsoft’s websites or the bundled installation disc packaged with their receiver.

If you have to use any past time like driver installation CD then insert your Wireless adapter CD or Wireless receiver and follow the on-screen wizard. Then restart your PC.

If you have don’t know about how to Install CD driver then follow how to connect Xbox 360 controller to PC.

Just visit to the Microsoft website and Download Xbox 360 driver. and installing to your PC after one time required to restart your PC.

Step 3: Syncing the wireless controller and connect Xbox 360 wireless controller to PC

After connected your Xbox 360 controller to pc then next step to plug into computer so now turn on the controller by holding down the Xbox Guide button in the center of the controller and wait for the green back light to turn on

Now press the connect button on top of the wireless receiver until it begins flashing green, then press the connect button on top of the Xbox 360 controller. The pairing process will then begin, and when finished, both lights will stay on indicating the connection. If the devices do not properly sync with one another however, you can always reference Xbox’s support website, or double check the required software was installed successfully.

How to connect wired Xbox 360 controller to PC

It’s a same as Xbox 360 Wireless gaming receiver to connect the PC so no issue with how to connect wired Xbox 360 controller to PC.

Step 1: Installing software

First, we will install the Xbox 360 Software to PC and after just restart the CD to PC visual drivers, and run manually and set up click install and the Software will automatically install the required files to your PC. 

If you don’t know about the CD Driver the visit to the Microsoft Website and download the Gaming drivers like Xbox 360 Wireless Controller for Windows.

Step 2: Plug in Xbox 360 Controllers to PC

In this step, you can just plug-in your Xbox 360 Controller to USB port on your PC.

Step 3: Testing the Xbox 360 controller how it works

Now the last step is about the testing, so how it work to manually all the Buttons, trigger and joysticks proper to move or not check them. It’s time to test the connection. Open the Start menu on your PC, open the Run utility, and type “joy.cpl” in the entry field before clicking OK.

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