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XInput, an API for "next generation" controllers, provides full support for Xbox 360 controllers in Windows XP SP1 and subsequent operating systems.

XInput and Gamepads

In this tutorial we will look at how to add support for gamepads to our application using the XInput API. XInput replaces DirectInput from previous DirectX versions and greatly simplifies the task of working with game controllers, as long as they are XInput-compatible, i.e. X-Box-like controllers.