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#28809 - 03/17/05 01:27 AM I Just made an Xbox Controller Adapter
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Sure, there's plenty of guides out there on how to make an adapter, but they all involve splicing a usb cable and cutting open an xbox controller cord.
Very Lame.

I needed a controller, and my friend left his xbox at my house to mod for him (a few months ago.. heh).

Since the xbox isn't officially mine, I thought it would be pretty mean to cut open the controller cable to make an adapter.. So I got creative.

leaving the controller as it is, I opened up the xbox and tapped directly into the xbox's controller board. I extended the wires connecting controller port #4 and they all connected easily the computer case's front panel USB ribbon, which was about two feet long.

I fed the ribbon through a rear PCI slot and connected the ribbon directly into my mobo, and windows detected the controller by itself, I installed some third party drivers and everything's snazzy.





IT WORKS!!



And I also have a powerful vibrator....


yay.


C++ Should Have Been Called "D"
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#28810 - 03/17/05 04:49 AM Re: I Just made an Xbox Controller Adapter
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Well if that Xbox is cluttering ur stuff Gizmo would love another one


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#28811 - 03/17/05 04:09 PM Re: I Just made an Xbox Controller Adapter
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I took an old nintendo controler and used a mod from http://www.hackaday.com so that i could plug it into a usb port and use it with my emulator. There is a bunch of x-box hack on that site as well its worth checking out.

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