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I really dont wanna buy a wired controller just to use a controller on a few games. I already have 3 wireless controllers, and I cant find Microsoft's Wireless Receiver anywhere. I was thinking of, if it would work, connect my wireless controller to my PC with my Play N' Charge kit and check if it worked, but I'm not home to check.

Any other ways of connecting these two things?
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Play and charge only carries power, no data
    
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I really dont wanna buy a wired controller just to use a controller on a few games. I already have 3 wireless controllers, and I cant find Microsoft's Wireless Receiver anywhere. I was thinking of, if it would work, connect my wireless controller to my PC with my Play N' Charge kit and check if it worked, but I'm not home to check.

Any other ways of connecting these two things?
they sell the wireless receiver at bestbuy. If you can't find one, just buy a true wired controller.
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I really dont wanna buy a wired controller just to use a controller on a few games. I already have 3 wireless controllers, and I cant find Microsoft's Wireless Receiver anywhere. I was thinking of, if it would work, connect my wireless controller to my PC with my Play N' Charge kit and check if it worked, but I'm not home to check.

Any other ways of connecting these two things?
Order one online?

If you're from the UK then Curry's and PC World sell loads.
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Thanks for clarifying that for me. Didnt hurt to ask

Sucks that it doesnt carry data. Makes sense though.

EDIT: Can y'all link to me to Best Buy's listing of it. I've never found it.
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post #7 of 12
Won't work. Play N' Charge doesn't send input data, only power to charge the controller/battery pack.

You can pick up a wireless receiver from Amazon.
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$28!? Overpriced much? And Amazon doesnt accept PayPal as payment and thats what I use online.

I might just try to go to my local Walmart, Office Depot, and Gamestop to see if they have them in stock.
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I'm from the US.

I just found out that Office Depots website has it listed In Stock for $19.99. Seems like a good deal.
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