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Windows 7: how to install xbox360 pad

28 May 2011   #1
ganjiry

Win7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 
how to install xbox360 pad

hi all
ive just got an xbox 360 pad for gaming n am trying to find the latest software and drivers for it.im a keyboard n mouse fan myself but when it comes to drivin games my hands just cramp up with arthritis so the pad is a must realy. i must not b lookin in the wrong places. i have read loads of forums pointing to sites with drivers and software but they look out dated. saying u need to hit f8 and disable the signature somethin or other every time u start pc. seems a bit odd to me.
so if anyone could point me in the right direction of the most recent x64 drivers and software needed i will be ever greatfull

any and all help is much apreciated, cheers


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28 May 2011   #2
CreepinJesus

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

You mean the wired USB controller? Just plug it in and it should download the drivers automatically with Windows Update.

If not, try here: Xbox 360 Controller for Windows | Microsoft Hardware
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28 May 2011   #3
ganjiry

Win7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

hi creepin jesus
cheers 4 the super fast reply. yeah the wired pad. i did try just pluggin it in but kept getting the driver failed to install msg. il check out ur link tho
taaa very much, ryan
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28 May 2011   #4
richyrichuk

Windows 7 Ultimate N 64-bit
 
 

drivers are automatic during install. they didnt use to be and use to have to DL them, but now they will auto find them. and also through windows update.
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28 May 2011   #5
ganjiry

Win7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

thats what i thought but windows kept failing to install em but wen i downloaded them. they installed fine. used xpadder aswell. jobs a good en
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