Connect the controller using the console's connect button Turn on your Xbox One. Insert AA batteries (or rechargeable batteries from the Xbox One Play & Charge Kit) into the controller. See Using AA batteries in your Xbox One Wireless Controller. Turn on your controller by pressing and holding the Xbox button.Is there a problem with the Xbox One controller?
If your Xbox One controller still won't work, you may have a hardware or firmware problem . Before you reach for a USB cable, send your controller in for servicing, or throw it away, you should try to update the firmware. If the built-in firmware is corrupt or out of date you may experience connection issues.How do you update a Xbox One controller?
Ensure your Xbox One is connected to the internet. Open the Settings app on your Xbox One. Navigate to the Kinect & devices tab. Select Devices & accessories. Select More options. Check the box labeled Firmware version. If the box reads "No update available" your Xbox One controller is up to date.Does Microsoft make a Xbox One wired controller?
The Xbox One's new controller will be able to function in both wired and wireless modes, Microsoft has confirmed. Connecting the new controller to a micro USB cable will switch off the controller's wireless functions and allow data to be sent through the cord, a blog post on Xbox.com has revealed.