Windows 10: Xbox Controller Connecting

Discus and support Xbox Controller Connecting in Windows 10 Gaming to solve the problem; My xbox series x controller connects to my windows 10 pc but my computer dosent recognise it but my games do please help... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Gaming' started by UmarYahshanulla, Feb 17, 2021.

  1. Xbox Controller Connecting

    My xbox series x controller connects to my windows 10 pc but my computer dosent recognise it but my games do please help

    UmarYahshanulla, Feb 17, 2021
  2. Mala_S Win User

    Can’t connect Xbox one controller to pc

    Hello SubieTY,

    Thank you for writing to Microsoft Community Forums.

    Initially, we need to pair the device to show up in the list while connected through Bluetooth. Check with the below mentioned steps and see if it works.

    Hope it helps.

    Mala S

    Microsoft Community - Moderator
    Mala_S, Feb 17, 2021
  3. Nikhar_K Win User
    Xbox Controller is not connecting to Wireless Adapter


    Thank you for writing to Microsoft Community Forums.

    I appreciate your time and patience to work on this issue. To have a better clarity on the issue please reply to the following questions:

    • Are you using an Xbox one controller?

    If you are using an Xbox one controller, I suggest you to refer the steps in the article

    How to connect an Xbox One Wireless Controller to a Windows PC
    and see if that helps in resolving the issue.

    I would also suggest you to uninstall all the hidden devices under USB hive and check if you are able to connect the wireless adapter. Please follow the steps mentioned below to uninstall the hidden drivers:

    1. Press and hold the Windows + X key on the keyboard.
    2. Select Device manager.
    3. Click View tab.
    4. Select Show hidden devices.
    5. Expand Universal Serial Bus and remove all the greyed out devices. To remove the greyed out devices, right click on the device and select
    6. Restart your computer.

    Please reply with the status of the issue, we will be glad to help you further.

    Nikhar Khare

    Microsoft Community - Moderator
    Nikhar_K, Feb 17, 2021
  4. Xbox Controller Connecting

    Xbox Controller in Windows

    Hey there Tomas

    Thanks for reaching out!

    I suggest that you try updating
    your Xbox One controller. To do this, kindly follow the steps provided on the links below:

    If the issue persists, I strongly
    recommend contacting our Xbox Customer Support
    for further troubleshooting steps.

    Kindly update us with the results.
    XBF Erick C, Feb 17, 2021

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