How to hook up an Xbox 360 controller to your Mac on OS X Yosemite

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I have not ran into this issue. Upon logging back in I checked system preferences the controller icon was there. If the controller works in this menu, then the driver is operating as intended. Silly idea; did you try another USB port, and did you check if the controller [dongle] is listed in the USB device list? Does running OSX

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Connect your Xbox 360 console to Xbox Live using a Mac computer in place of a router

The solution; hooking up a controller. And, since the Xbox controller is common, not that expensive, and easy to connect, that's the route I went.

So, lets show you how you can do it too. I'm using a wired Xbox controller, but you can use a wireless one but you'll need to purchase a receiver to plug into your Mac. Since the wired controller has a standard USB port on the end, it seemed like the easiest option.

To make it work, you're going to need to pick up a driver. The one we want is the Tattiebogle driver. Download the latest disk image, open it up and go through the install process. Once completed, your Mac will require a restart.

To ready you for some amazing VR pilot games such as Eve: Valkyrie that utilize a traditional game Xbox game controller, we're here to show you how to connect one to your Mac! In the past this method only applied to the Xbox controller, but the latest version of the software you'll be using also now supports the Xbox One controller.

You'll need to connect it to your Mac using a microUSB cable which, sadly, isn't included. If you buy a third-party wired controller you won't have to worry about this. Download the latest release of the Controller driver. As of this writing, the latest release is 0. 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. As a mere consumer of VR, I can only hope for more and more creative minds to get on board.

Connect your Xbox console to Xbox Live using a Mac computer in place of a router. Sharing your Internet connection. Step 1 — Connect a network cable and turn on Internet sharing. Step 3 — Set the network settings on your Xbox console. Plug one end of a network cable into the back of your Xbox console. Plug the other end of the cable into an Ethernet port on your Mac. From the Share your connection from list, select AirPort. From the To computers using list, select Ethernet Adaptor en2.

The last step is to configure the network settings on your Xbox console: Press the Guide button on your controller, go to Settings , and select System Settings. If prompted, select Wired Network. Select Manual , and then select IP Address.

Use An Xbox 360 Controller On Your Mac [OS X Tips]