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I bought an xtra x box 360 controller and it wont work the unit is all brand new. the one that came with box console works but the other one wont. people say i have to sync it and i dont know were the sync button is. batteries are new etc....

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You will see the syn is a very small button on the top of your controller. There will also be a sync button (with same emblem next to it) under the little flip cover on the front on the bottom or the right depending on how you xbox is setting. Press the xbox first then immediately press it on the controller the ring should flash then circle and you controller should be working. Note this may take couple tries they can be tricky some times.

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