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Can you use xbox360 controller and chat pad / messenger pad as a mouse and keyboard?

I know you can use xbox360 controller in games but I would like to use as an alternative for mouse and keyboard. Can this be done?

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Have you tried it? Given that the controller "just works" the keyboard might too. –  ChrisF Aug 3 '12 at 22:28
    
I have tried the Xbox controller. But it doesn't "just work" and I have installed the driver for te wireless Xbox adapter. –  jaget Aug 3 '12 at 22:29
    
It been a while since In tried the wired controller so there could have been a driver to install - but it installed automatically - which was my point. If you try the controller + messenger pad it might be recognised and install the necessary drivers. –  ChrisF Aug 3 '12 at 22:33
    
Nope no result. It doesnt even work when Im playing a game. If it makes im on Window 8 preview version. –  jaget Aug 6 '12 at 10:14

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