This is actually my 3rd clean installation, because I accidentally click shutdown n update last time. Are you using a different Bluetooth stack? However, sometimes it shows the xBox controlls ingame. The only fix i know is do a clean installation and update everything before plug in the controller via bluetooth. Then select your operating system and language. It works on my pc and always has.
Click the Start button, and then click Settings. Thanks for your answer, My reason for wanting to go wireless is that I typically hook up my laptop to my tv screen with hdmi, and I'd like to sit on the couch to play. If it is not shown try to restart the Bluetooth on your computer. They tend to create confusion. Hello guys i dont want to start new thread cuz my question is similar to hqrvey. In my case, I have two controls Ps4 , one works and the other stopped being recognized recently and I want to solve it. And the process of setting it up is very easy.
When exchanging the dongle, I removed the old one's software and installed the new one that was in the package. There are upsides of doing this. Hello Darkslayer, From the description, it seems that the problem is appearing due to compatibility of device with Windows 10. The controller will turn off. Also both of them use the same driver so they both have the same compatibility. The Windows version of the Remote Play app has a similar message.
I have tried the steps provided in this thread but it did not fix the issue. You can go to Step 3. It installs the drivers and comes up as connected and everything. My controller connected successfully at the first time, but failed to connect the next time. I also managed to get it to connect over bluetooth without the driver error as I mentioned in the question before doing any manual driver installation. Let me know about your results or tell me if something is unclear, hope this helps.
You can go to the next step. I have tried this now with hours and hours honestly days of reseach. And have you tried resetting with the button on the back of the controller? The light bar on the controller will start flashing. However I was at the same point as you. The latest driver is installed.
Your computer would then discover the driver and your controller. I hope this thread helps others who are having trouble getting their ps4 controller to work on steam with bluetooth. The cable functions as well when I tried my late brother's Xbox One controller on it. I am being cheated cannot play your game and I see multiple people having this issue and commenting this issue but no response from epic. Usually a device like Bluetooth requires a software driver for the operating system to recognize it. After that, click the file that appears below to download it. You can still do this automatically with : 1 Run Driver Easy and hit the Scan Now button.
I have tried games but none work. If anyone has had this problem and knows how to fix it please tell me what to do. I didn't follow the step carefully, so I simply installed the program. If so, you'll notice that Big Picture mode launches when you hit the button. The problem was, like with the old stick, that Windows itself wouldn't use it. Select your controller and add it as a device on your computer. To me that message doesn't imply that it can't be used with other bluetooth adapters.
But the truth is you can! Please go to the next step. Now my controller functions once more. As of yesterday, everything was working fine untill i plugged in my controller again and it shows a yellow light that fades, and ds4 doesn't recognize it. The pair succeeds but when I try to actually connect the controller by pressing the ps button , the bar flashes then goes off. Next, put the controller into pairing mode.
Click the controller icon in the upper-right corner. Also tried reinstalling the wireless controller driver, and it did not fix the issue. Now you can take the next step. Would appreciate a response Harvey Try this little bit of software. Back then, I thought maybe it's my bluetooth dongle that's incompatible or something.