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Windows 7: USB game controller connect-disconnect-connect...

12 Dec 2017   #1

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
USB game controller connect-disconnect-connect...

When I plug in my game controller, Windows acknowledges it plugged in (connect sound), then shortly after gives me the disconnect sound. This is where it gets strange...

Windows acknowledges controller plugged in. Start a game, controller not there.
Exit game, re-enter game, controller there.

Can someone help me stop having to load games twice?

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14 Dec 2017   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by tinpanalley View Post
When I plug in my game controller, Windows acknowledges it plugged in (connect sound), then shortly after gives me the disconnect sound. This is where it gets strange
Check cable and USB slot for anomalies also try the controller in a different USB port, just in case use the back ports.
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 USB game controller connect-disconnect-connect...

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