Jump to content


 


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.


Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

Photo

Forced Xbox 360 Controller Driver To Dongle; Now No Sound


  • Please log in to reply
1 reply to this topic

#1 ProjectRunAway

ProjectRunAway

  • Members
  • 1 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:09:46 AM

Posted 25 December 2015 - 09:15 PM

My friend gave me a wireless USB dongle to use with my Xbox 360 controller for my PC tower.  For whatever reason, Windows wasn't recognizing the dongle so I forcibly-assigned the Xbox 360 Wireless Controller driver present in Windows 10 to the dongle.  Now, I can connect my Xbox 360 controller, but I have lost all sound output.  I have tried updated drivers, reinstalling, and disabling specific drivers to no avail.  At one point, uninstalling this Creative sound driver(which worked earlier) made my sound work for an hour, but now my sound doesn't work again.  Can someone help me with this issue?  I don't want to reinstall Windows and lose all the applications a friend downloaded for me.  

 



BC AdBot (Login to Remove)

 


#2 britechguy

britechguy

    Been there, done that, got the T-shirt


  • Moderator
  • 7,506 posts
  • ONLINE
  •  
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Staunton, VA
  • Local time:01:46 PM

Posted 25 December 2015 - 09:40 PM

Have you tried using a system restore point from before you began your adventures with the dongle?  There's almost certainly one there that predates this work but that would include all of your current programs and apps.  Even if it doesn't, it had ought to be awfully close and only involve reinstalling an item or two.


Brian AKA Bri the Tech Guy (website in my user profile) - Windows 10 Home, 64-Bit, Version 1803, Build 17134 

 

     In a modern society where everyone thinks their opinion deserves to be heard nothing annoys me more than individuals who mistake their personal preferences for fact.

         ~ Commenter TheCruyffGurn on the The Guardian website, 8/13/2014

 

              

 





0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users