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Follow these steps :
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Burn CDs. The easiest way to put music on your Xbox 360 is to rip CDs from your own collection. Simply insert your favorite CD in you Xbox 360 and then pull up the secondary menu with the Xbox logo button. Then select "Rip CD" from the menu to transfer the tracks from the CD to your Xbox hard drive.
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Sync your computer with your Xbox 360. If you have Windows XP Media Edition or Windows Vista (any edition) and a wireless connection your computer will be able to detect your Xbox 360 and can share media with it. Simply find the "Windows Media Extension" tool on your PC and follow the prompts to stream video to your Xbox 360.

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Windows Media Center setup on your Xbox 360 Begin by connecting your Xbox 360 to your home network. The Introduction to Home Networking guide on the Xbox website will provide information if you're setting up a network for the first time or if you need some guidance for adding the Xbox 360 to your existing home network.

Once your Xbox 360 is connected to your network, begin the Windows Media Center setup process by pressing the green button on your remote control (if you have one), or use your game controller to select the Media Center option from the Media tab in the Xbox 360 on-screen menu.

You are asked if you want to connect your Xbox 360 to a PC running Windows Media Center in Windows Vista. Select the Media Center option to continue.

Once your Windows Vista-based PC has been detected, your Xbox 360 will display an eight-digit code. Write down this code on a piece of paper, and then go to your Windows Vista-based PC.
Note: When connecting to a Windows Vista-based PC, you do not need to select Continue or download additional software.
Add your Xbox 360 as an Extender to your Windows Vista-based PC Important: During the setup process, the Windows Firewall is automatically configured to enable your Windows Media Center Extender to connect to your Windows Vista-based PC. If you're using extra security software that includes a non-Microsoft firewall, you may need to manually configure your firewall to ensure a successful setup and connection.

With your eight-digit code in hand, begin by selecting Windows Media Center from the Start menu in Windows Vista. From the Windows Media Center menu, select Tasks, and then select Add Extender. This will begin a simple, step-by-step path that will add your Xbox 360 to your Windows Vista-based PC. During this setup process, you will be asked to provide the eight-digit setup key you received from your Xbox 360.
Click through this preview of the setup to familiarize yourself with the process.

The Extender Setup screen provides an introduction of the steps you'll go through to add an Extender to your Windows Vista-based PC. Click Next to start the process.

Enter the eight-digit setup key you received from your Xbox 360 (the one that you wrote down on your piece of paper, right?), and then click Next.

The setup process will need to make changes to your Windows Vista-based PC settings to establish the connection to the Xbox 360. Click Next to continue.

Review the information provided about Away Mode. Make your selection, and then click Next.

The setup process will ask if you would like to share media with the Extender. Select Yes (recommended) to share media folders, and then click Next. If you are using User Account Control, you'll see a User Account Control dialog box that will seek your permission to run the Windows Media Center Extender Configuration. Select Continue to grant permission.

Your PC will now go through the remaining steps to configure itself and establish the connection to your Xbox 360.


That's it! You're done! When you're finished with the PC setup, go back to your Xbox 360, and start enjoying access to all of the digital entertainment stored on your Windows Vista–based PC through your Xbox 360.
Optimize your home network The quality of your entertainment experience, especially video playback, is dependent on having a reliable and high-performance home network. To help ensure the best performance, we recommend that you run the Windows Media Center Extender Network Performance Tuner during the setup process on your PC. The Network Tuner provides very specific feedback on your network, as well as tips to solve any potential problems.
You can click through the preview of the Network Performance Tuner to familiarize yourself with the process.

The Network Performance Tuner runs diagnostics on your home network and provides feedback on potential issues that would make your Windows Media Center experience less than optimal.

When analyzing the network, the Network Tuner provides specific feedback based on all of the components connected to your network.

The Network Tuner provides feedback on the types of media that your network may have trouble handling effectively and suggests corrective actions than can help to solve the problem

The Network Tuner also looks for performance issues related to how your network is set up. In this case, the fact that the Windows Vista-based PC and the Xbox 360 are both connected wirelessly to the router may cause performance issues. You'll only see these warnings screens when the Network Tuner has detected a problem.

Real-time feedback is offered through the Network Tuner, so you can see if the adjustments you make to your network improve the performance.

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Setting Up Your Wired Xbox 360 Controller for Your PC First of all you want to download the software from Microsoft which will allow you to use your wired Xbox 360 controller to play PC games. You can find it at Microsoft Downloads.
Just fill in the relevant details, download the file and install it on your PC.
Some versions of Windows will automatically detect the controller when you plug it in and prompt you to update your system with the relevant drivers. You can try this first if you don't want to download the software separately.
Once the software is installed you can plug your Xbox 360 controller into your USB port on your computer. To ensure it is working correctly select Game Controllers in the Control Panel in Windows.
Not all games support the controller; you can check the game manual to see whether your game does.

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Follow these steps if you are trying to use a laptop :
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Make sure that your XBOX 360 is fully functional and your laptop is connected to the internet by means of a wireless card.
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Locate the Ethernet cord and connect it to both the computer and XBOX 360. Don't turn on the XBOX 360 yet.
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On your Vista, click "Start" then "Network". After select the tab "Network and Sharing Center." On the left tab, click on "Manage network connections." You will see a Local Area Connection and a Wireless Internet Connection.
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Use your mouse to select both icons and right click. Click on Bridge Connections. Turn on your XBOX 360, Sign In, and you will find yourself connected to XBOX LIVE.
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Once you are done, and you need to use your computer for other uses. Simply right click on the Bridge Connection and select disable.

For more information on how to connect and use xbox go to the link below you will find all the details :

http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/using/networking/setup/xbox.mspx

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Both should be hooked up to your network at the time, preferably with a wired connection as wireless tends to do very poorly with HD content. Make sure you have the Xbox 360 updated with the latest software.

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Its not the controller, its the game... or more specifically any recent PC game Microsoft tried to advertise its Xbox controller in. I bought the same controller you did, and ran into the same problem for GTA IV, another game that claims to have game pad support but if it doesn't see you plug in an Xbox controller, there is a good chance you will be unable to play with that game pad due to controls being messed up. The controller was fine though but I instantly assumed it was broken.

Search for any game microsoft tried to promote their Xbox/360 controller with along with the words "problem" or "gamepad" or something similar, and you'll see that we are very much not alone. Always the same kinds of symptoms like buttons being opposite of how they should be or one of the sticks getting "stuck" in one direction for no reason so the camera is staring straight up or down or some other annoyance.

There are fixes for some of the games which aren't hard but annoying. You have to go into the game's input.ini configuration and figure out which control is repsonsible for the button(s) on your controller which are acting up. Then try to reverse it by changing 'right' to the word 'left' or turning a negative value into a positive one.

These 'bugs' will take the developers a very long time to put out a fix if they every do. Calling tech support will usually have them try to convince you your controller is broken and they recommend an Xbox controller to play. I can't see how this isn't being done on purpose with how long its been happening and how the same company and their controllers always magically dodge the bullet when it comes to affected game pads.

Its very unethical purposely make a product cause problems in a game you claim supports "gamepads" in general. The worst part about it is that its done in a way to trick consumers into believing they have a broken product when nothings wrong with it, just to push them into buying yours. Does microsoft really need money to the point they resort to this?

Anyway, sorry to rant. If you don't find any guides to fix your game through the ini file, you could look into something like SPADE which lets you disguise your controller so the game thinks its an Xbox controller and *gasp* wow, it suddenly plays bug free, amazing! It must be because Xbox controllers are just so awesome that just dressing a different controller will heal it, right?

... greedy corporate *bleeeeeep*

Here is a list of games on the "Games for Windows" label for anyone who wants see if those happen to have controller issues too: http://www.giantbomb.com/pc-games-with-xbox-360-controller-support/92-2465/

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