I have created a USB driver which allows you to use wired XBox 360 Controllers via USB, and wireless XBox 360 Controllers via the Microsoft Wireless Gaming Receiver for Windows, on your OSX machine, including support for the Apple Force Feedback library. The driver is licenced under the GPL. READ ALSO: Snow Leopard I’ve released a version which will hopefully install and work fine on 32-bit Snow Leopard.
It also contains 64-bit binaries, however I’ve been unable to test them because Apple have disabled my MacBook from booting into 64-bit mode. I have however been informed that 64-bit and 32-bit builds are both working. ChatPad I have got the Microsoft ChatPad working with my wired controller.
The latest release of the driver includes support, and I’ll be updating the USB information section of this website shortly. I’ve not yet checked the wireless receiver for compatibility. Other info Sadly, my PowerMac has died, which as my primary development machine has slowed progress.
I have added a version of the driver without support for the Guitar Hero controller, to allow the Guitar Hero for Mac game to work (it attempts to access hardware directly, which doesn’t work if a real driver has claimed the device). Help If you find the driver does not work for you, please attempt and find out as much as you can about the device, preferably using the Apple “USB Prober” application provided with the developer tools, but the output of System Profiler for the device may be enough. E-mail it back and I’ll try and work with you to get it working. Force feedback-enabled games Games I’ve currently tested for force feedback support (only games that support basic rumble will probably function currently, as I’ve only implemented triangle, square and sine wave-type effects.
I also lack any other force feedback device for comparison ? ): Jammin’ Racer – seems to work fine What’s New in XBox 360 Controller Driver.
First, download the latest driver from Microsoft. Works with current and futuer Xbox wireless accessories. Needle – you can just buy a wired controller, yes. Aug 9, Posts: I thought they’d stopped manufacturing the wired controllers? Open a game or the Xbox app and test your accessory by pressing a button, pulling a trigger, or moving a stick on the wireless controller.
Check for Windows 10 updates: Uploader: Date Added: 2 August 2008 File Size: 16.99 Mb Operating Systems: Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X Downloads: 18432 Price: Free* [ *Free Regsitration Required] Are you a human? Sun Nov 11, 7: Maybe the Silver controller Xaiax mentioned will actually use xbox 360 controller wireless receiver for data, I dunno. Relax comfortably on your couch up to 8 receivet away while PC gaming!
Aug 31, Posts: Sun Nov 11, 4: Last edited by Junon on Sun Nov 11, 5: Sep 11, Posts: Windows 10 will automatically install drivers for the receiver. To protect your privacy, please do not include contact information in your feedback. This can occur for several reasons. If the solution were easy, your friend probably wouldn’t have needed to replace his peripherals, no?
I remember last year there were some good sales of console things including controllers. If the wizard fails to install xbox 360 controller wireless receiver software, continue with the next section, “Step 2: I’m not holding out much hope here, but I figure it was worth asking before I drop cash down for such a small return. Picking from these potential options is the most important step in the project. Psion Ars Legatus Legionis Registered: You can go to Wal-Mart or whatever, walk over to the accessories, grab a wired controller, and plug it into a USB port on dad’s computer. Xbox 360 Wireless Gaming Receiver for Windows Jul 13, Posts: I have one for my PC and it’s worthwhile. Title sums it up. Be sure to check out my other amazing items in my store I d From what I xbox 360 controller wireless receiver, the wireless controller will need to be connected to the computer with USB – AND you’ll need a wireless dongle connected to wirelwss same computer.
Xbox 360 Wireless Gaming Receiver for Windows. Jul 13, Posts: I have one for my PC and it’s worthwhile. Title sums it up. Be sure to check out my other amazing items in my store I d From what I xbox 360 controller wireless receiver, the wireless controller will need to be connected to the computer with USB – AND you’ll need a wireless dongle connected to wirelwss same computer. How to connect your Xbox 360 controller. Once you've installed the drivers, you'll now logically see that there are No devices found, since we have yet to physically connect the game controller to the Mac. Plug in your controller to your Mac. If you have a current model MacBook or MacBook Pro, you'll need a USB-C to USB-A adapter.