In this step-by-step guide, we will show how you can use Xbox One controller with your Windows 10 PC. This applies to both the Xbox One controller and the second generation Xbox Elite controller – both support Bluetooth connectivity.

How to Use Xbox One Controller in Windows 10

Although the Xbox controller can be easily connected to a Windows computer using a USB cable, it takes up a free USB port on the PC and restricts your activities while playing games. So, this guide shows you how to use Bluetooth to connect the Xbox controller to Windows 10.

Read: How to Set Up Your Xbox One Controller With Windows 10

How to Use Xbox One Controller in Windows

Step 1: Open “Settings” on your Windows 10 computer.

Step 2: From the list of options, select “Device”.

Step 3: Now make sure that Bluetooth is turned on on your device.

Step 4: On your Xbox One controller, press the big round “X” button.

Step 5: You will now see the Xbox One controller in the detected devices, which can now be paired with your computer.

You can now install the Xbox Accessories app on your computer, which allows you to customize the buttons and pedals to your liking when you use the Xbox Elite controller.

The app is available in the Windows Store and all you have to do is connect the controller to the computer to get started. You can also create and save two different custom profiles.


Now I hope you understand How to Use Xbox One Controller in Windows with very simple steps. After reading you are not able to use the Xbox one controller in windows 10 then get in touch with customer care. You can also check out our other Windows guides to further improve your experience by customizing the operating system to your needs.