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You Will Need
- Microfiber cloths
- Electronics cleaner
- Cotton swabs
- Alcohol swabs
Turn off controller
Turn off and disconnect the controller from the USB cord.
Wipe it off
Wipe off the controller with a clean dry microfiber to remove any dust, smudges, or dirt.
Spray electronics cleaner onto another clean cloth and wipe off the controller thoroughly to remove any dirt or grime.
Clean the buttons
Spray the cleaner onto a cotton swab until moistened and clean each button and trigger to remove grit and oils.
Wipe with alcohol
Wipe down the controller with an alcohol swab to remove any remaining oils.
Test the buttons
Test the buttons. You may need to open the controller to clean out the interior if buttons are sticking.
Turn on and test
Turn on your controller, check it for functionality, and play your favorite game.