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by mibot
Mon Sep 12, 2005 9:11 am
Forum: Newbie
Topic: May have put my xbox beyond repair....
Replies: 9
Views: 3860

in the forum spirit:

Good point Krazy....a brief synopsis of "what worked for me" follows...this won't include time spent on resoldering messy joints and reading instructions after things go wrong (perhaps it should be "what would have worked for me") . The only real problem addressed in this thread is the use of unsupp...
by mibot
Sun Sep 11, 2005 7:20 pm
Forum: Newbie
Topic: May have put my xbox beyond repair....
Replies: 9
Views: 3860

Krazy - Thanks for the tips. I've got my head around it now and am set up exactly as I want to be incl. USB keyboard & mouse. The IR controller from the DVD kit suits my needs well and is enough to get media centre working, which is the main thing. Interestingly, all controllers work with Gentoox it...
by mibot
Tue Sep 06, 2005 9:05 am
Forum: Newbie
Topic: May have put my xbox beyond repair....
Replies: 9
Views: 3860

lol

Sometimes you talk it over with people and read your own post and the answer is staring you in the face. The gentoox loader does not support non ms controllers (not mine anyway). I couldn't find the old original but I do have the dvd ir kit and this does the trick.....I have also now discovered the ...
by mibot
Tue Sep 06, 2005 8:22 am
Forum: Newbie
Topic: May have put my xbox beyond repair....
Replies: 9
Views: 3860

Great.....thank you :)

Shallax - I'm honoured the organ grinder in chief could pop in for this one ;) ....The native option is all that is available. It all happened so fast! The first time I used the loader, there seemed to be 3 icons on screen: DVD, Native and (from memory) something that looked like a joystick. I moved...
by mibot
Mon Sep 05, 2005 10:46 pm
Forum: Newbie
Topic: May have put my xbox beyond repair....
Replies: 9
Views: 3860

May have put my xbox beyond repair....

I'm not sure whether this post is more appropriate in this forum or something like xbox-scene. After deliberating, I have decided to start here. The problem started after my gentoox experiments and I think questions about the boot process may help me. I have recently modded my xbox with an Xecuter (...