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Not connecting I purchased this controller at a second hand shop. The unit looks brand new, but I can not get it to work with the dongle (unit that plugs into the x-box). The x-box reconizes the dongle and the little red light lites up, but the controller won't connect. I put new batteries in the controller, and the light lites up when you push the buttons. I'm wondering if I'm doing something wrong, or do I have a bad controller. I have a wireless controller for GameCube. It is of the Pelican variety, and it works fine. Unfortunately, when you plug in ANOTHER wireless controller of the same brand, one controller controls BOTH. I cannot find any parts of the controller nor reciever that enables you to change the channel... What do I do?

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There should be a switch on the Pelican wireless controller that enables you to change the channel on the controller and or receiver. Look in its manual, it should say such. If not... Then it's because it is a very poorly-done job done by the company. Replace that controller with a WaveBird (older wireless controller for the gamecube, but a lot better)

Please keep your X-Box controller question in another section.

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