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Introduction

The Xbox One Elite Wireless Controller has an easily removable D-Pad. The controller comes with two interchangeable D-Pads, standard and faceted. If your controller's D-Pad gets stuck, there may be residue underneath it. Here are instructions to help you remove and replace your D-Pad.

  1. Remove the circular D-pad by pulling the ridge near the top  of the button towards you.
    • Remove the circular D-pad by pulling the ridge near the top of the button towards you.

    • If the D-pad is a cross instead of a circle, skip to the next step.

  2. Remove the cross D-pad by pulling up on  the top of the cross.
    • Remove the cross D-pad by pulling up on the top of the cross.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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This tutorial is incomplete, doesn't show how to replace/clean the actual d-pad button (the green thing underneath the d-pad covers).

Rin Blackbird - Reply

Kann mich meinem Vorredner (-schreiber) nur anschließen. Irgendwie wirkt die Anleitung zum wiederherstellen der Funktionsfähigkeit des Steuerkreuz unvollständig.

Kristian Tanski - Reply

This tutorial is stupid, doesn't show the actual stuff, this person just made a tutorial to get reward or I dont know but this is not a tutorial this is a normal thing.

Jason Bouchard - Reply

This is not a tutorial, this is a bad joke and a stupid loss time

Hojari Verde - Reply

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