You will receive a warning about the driver potentially being incompatible, because Microsoft can’t verify that it will work for your device. For some reason I get a message that tells me that it is not recommended for me to install the driver. The discussion area is the place where you get to chat with fellow gamers and techies. Xonatron – thanks for the heads up! In reply to Slaytounge’s post on January 19,

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technical issues – How can I get a wired ‘Afterglow’ Xbox controller to work on PC? – Arqade

Our only major gripe with the AX. Would you like to answer one of these unanswered questions instead?

Regular Xbox controllers seem to get picked up by Windows normally and work just fine, the drivers install and there’s nothing that I need to configure in Steam or anywhere else, they ‘just work’. Amplifying the theme, multitudes of LEDs within the controllers glow, matching the circuit board color.

Windows 7 & Afterglow AX.1 Xbox 360 Gamepad

However, the ‘ Afterglow ‘ controller doesn’t work for some reason. Perform Performance score reflects how well you feel the hardware meets your expectations on performance. Bright LEDs are scattered throughout the controller, available in red, green, and blue variations. Arqade works best with JavaScript enabled. Clearly one of the most appealing elements of the design is the ability to see all of the inner-workings of the device, down to weighted rumble motors to the trigger mechanisms.


You will receive a warning xfterglow the driver potentially being incompatible, because Microsoft can’t verify that it will work for your device. The problem is that the device is reporting itself as an ‘ Afterglow Gamepad for Xbox ‘instead of a regular ‘Xbox Controller’meaning that Windows isn’t automatically picking up the correct driver.

Xonatron – thanks for the heads up!

Afterglow ax.1 xbox controller for PC – Microsoft Community

We tested the AX. You can help protect yourself from scammers by verifying that the contact is a Microsoft Agent or Microsoft Employee afterglos that the phone number is an official Microsoft global customer service number.

Tech support scams are an industry-wide issue where scammers attempt to trick you into paying for unnecessary technical support services. When I plug it in, the ‘glow’ colour flashes on briefly, but after that nothing happens.

Yes you can!

What can I do? Release period Release Afterglpw – Apr My controller will work for about a half hour before the Center Button starts flashing and becoming unresponsive. I recently bought the Afterglow ax. In fact, despite the fact that it feels slightly daintier, the AX. I saw OS in your reply so my operating system is Windows 7 bit.

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Can I Run It. Hi Provide the Machine details which usb controller is missing machine model.

So the problem is with my “Other Devices” and seems to have nothing to do affterglow with my controller and this is the first time I’ve had a problem with an xbox controller but this is also the first Afterglow product I’ve used. It does not appear in the ‘Game Controllers’ menu: Santanu Suna Replied on October 4, This is an easy fix.

View all discussions Login to join the discussion! In reply to Slaytounge’s post on January 19, List item the first 2.

For more on the AX. In reply to SnootchDog’s post on October 3, You need to be logged in and have a GD rank of 2 or higher to join the discussion. We had an opportunity to check out the AP.