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Xbox controller thanks djyar. i have tried wired and wireless controllers. i even tried another xbox, one that worked on another tv, but not on this one. it has to be something in the connection or wiring. i also tried another game, it also didn't work correctly. just spun in circles. guess i'll take it in somewhere and see what's up with it. could it be my electrical outlet? i checked it and it reads ok. any other suggestions??

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Wow me 2 but hay like blow the cables ends and it should work :) it worked for me good luk

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