Luxurious Walrus Jul 17 @ 7:55am
Xbox Controller Stopped Working
So I bought a sweet Xbox 360 wired controller to play hotline miami, and after a few days of it working perfectly, I bought a new Razer Mouse. After that, i tried playing hotline miami with the controller and it did not work. I've checked for system updates, but my PC recognizes the controller and says its up to date. I've searched the interwebs a ton for solutuions but none work. I'm not sure if the mouse had anythig to do with it, but it stopped working after that. Its a shame because this game is the bomb but i wont enjoy it until i have my 360 controller working. Thanks for your time
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Skymirrh Jul 17 @ 8:46am 
Yes, there have been reports that some mouse drivers sometimes disrupt Xbox controller drivers. Have you installed the drivers coming with your Razer mouse or did you let Windows automatically install generic drivers?
Luxurious Walrus Jul 17 @ 9:37am 
i have installed Razer Synapse
Skymirrh Jul 17 @ 9:54am 
Do you actually use the advanced features in your mouse driver? If not, I suggest you just use the generic Microsoft driver instead, it might solve the problem.

Have you also tried to unplug the mouse before launching the game?
Last edited by Skymirrh; Jul 17 @ 9:55am
Luxurious Walrus Jul 17 @ 10:47am 
ive tried unplugging the mouse. by using the microsoft thing, do you mean de-installing Synapse? I'll be willing to if i can actually play HM
Skymirrh Jul 17 @ 11:16am 
Yea, if you don't use the advanced feature of your driver such as changing DPI on the fly or things like that, you can safely remove Synapse and uninstall your driver by going into Device Manager -> Mice -> Right-clicking on every mouse and doing "Uninstall". Then, replugging the mouse should trigger the automatic driver installation.
Luxurious Walrus Jul 17 @ 12:44pm 
Thank you so much! Wouldnt have found it without you! Thanks
Skymirrh Jul 17 @ 3:49pm 
Glad to hear it worked ;)
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