How to test your joysticks and buttons

 

Step 1:

Open Devices & Printers. This is most easily done by pressing the windows key on your keyboard and then type "control panel". From there, click on "Devices & Printers".

Step 2:

Right click on an Xbox controller and select "Game controller settings"

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Step 3:

Select Properties.

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Step 4:

Press buttons on your control panel and move the joystick around to verify all are working. This test will only work for ONE side of your control panel (see Step 5 for the other side). Note that pressing the 'home' button will close this properties box.

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Step 5:

Close the properties box and then select the other controller in the list (Step 3) and then perform Step 4 for the other side of your control panel.