wirelesss xbox one pad wont work
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Offline souflex

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wirelesss xbox one pad wont work
« on: February 10, 2017, 11:55:16 AM »
hello everyone! i am a complete noob to linux and am officially running mint for about two days now. so far so good in regards to installing, partitioning, set up but i am having a problem today getting my xbox one controller to work. when i plug it into the usb and run lsusb i see a device listed as "microsoft corp", but i cant for the life of me get it to pair!! please help :)

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Re: wirelesss xbox one pad wont work
« Reply #1 on: February 10, 2017, 03:12:48 PM »
I really don't know anything about this as I don't have such a controller... but I found this thread in another area... maybe some of this info will help... seems you may need something called xboxdrv

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Re: wirelesss xbox one pad wont work
« Reply #2 on: February 10, 2017, 08:58:58 PM »
If that link fraterchaos posted doesn't help you or there's too much for you to dig through, we would need to know a few things first. Such as, What's your Linux distro of choice?, What kernel are you running?, and do you have xboxdrv installed? Also, jstest-gtk is a great program with a gui that can help you with troubleshooting.
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