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My multitap seems like it is not getting enough power to work

I have a controller with a light on the part of the cord that is plugged into the playstation2 the light is very bright but when i plug the controller into the multitap after it is plugged into the ps2 the light is very dim yet it is still lit but the controller does not work

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  • bigmonsta23 May 10, 2009

    i have a fat ps2 and it still doesn't work

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The multitap does not work on a slim ps2 it will only work on the fat ps2's if this is what you were trying

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