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Wired Controllers (Xbox One, PS4 and PS3) - Connecting to an Xbox 360

Without a USB HUB

 
Without a USB HUB
 
1
Set Output Protocol
 
 
Follow the instructions here to correctly connect your CronusMAX PLUS to a PC via the PC PROG port using the supplied Mini-USB Cable.
 
Load Cronus PRO and go to Tools > Options > Device
 
 
Set the Output Protocol to XB360.
 
These are also the recommended default Speed Up Settings for Wired Controllers. Rumble Over Bluetooth is disabled as it's not being used.
 
You can now close the Options window and disconnect your CronusMAX PLUS from your PC.
 
2
Connect the CronusMAX PLUS to your Xbox 360
 
 
Connect the CronusMAX PLUS into one of your Xbox 360 USB ports via it's Output Port.
 
 
  
The CronusMAX PLUS LED Display will now show the Authentication 'AU' Animation.
 
3
Connect your Wired Xbox 360 Controller to the CronusMAX PLUS
 
 
Connect your wired Xbox 360 Controller into the Input Port of the CronusMAX PLUS.
 
  
After a couple of seconds the display on the CronusMAX LED will go from the Authentication 'AU' Animation to 0 (or a number if slot recall is enabled and a script was previously loaded). If the Display does not change from showing AU, check the List of Compatible Controllers to make sure your Xbox 360 Wired Controller is valid for Authentication.
 
WARNING
If the LED on the CronusMAX PLUS does not change from AU to a number then the authorization controller is not authenticating. 9/10 we find that this means the Xbox 360 Wired Controller is not compatible for authentication purposes, you should try another one. Also make sure the controller is powered on of course - that's a rookie mistake.

4
Disconnect your Wired Xbox 360 Controller from the CronusMAX PLUS
 
   Once the display on the CronusMAX PLUS shows a number, disconnect your Wired Xbox 360 controller from the CronusMAX PLUS.
 
  
The CronusMAX PLUS LED Display will now show the spinning Standby animation.
 
5
Connect your Crossover Controller to the CronusMAX PLUS
 
 
Connect your Wired Controller of choice into the Input Port of the CronusMAX PLUS. If it's an Xbox One or DualShock 4 Wireless Controller use a full data Micro-USB Cable.
 
6
Ready to Use
 
  
After a couple of seconds the display on the CronusMAX LED will go from the spinning Standby Animation to 0 (or a number if slot recall is enabled and a script was previously loaded) - indicating that the controllers are authorized and you're ready to play. At this point you can use your controller through the CronusMAX PLUS and also load any scripts or GamePacks. It's that simple!
 
WARNING
If you are using an Xbox One or DualShock 4 Controller with a Micro USB cable and the LED on the CronusMAX PLUS changes back to AU then the Micro USB Cable is probably faulty or not compatible. Try another and make sure it is full data and not just a charging cable.