Testing Microsoft XBOX 360 Wireless Controller Windows 8.1 Without Games

How would you test a MS XBOX 360 wireless controller in the Windows 8.1 environment without a game OR is there a free game that would work with the controller?
4ubestAsked:
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bbaoIT ConsultantCommented:
> is there a free game that would work with the controller?

you mean free game on W8.1 or Xbox 360?

just curious about why you don't simply use Xbox to test the controller?
Gerwin Jansen, EE MVETopic Advisor Commented:
4ubestAuthor Commented:
bbao, great question but the answer is I do not have an XBOX..
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4ubestAuthor Commented:
Gerwin, I set the device up with the latest drivers and it appears connected yet I wanted to see a little cursor movement (similar to from the mouse)  and better yet a free game that would work with the setup.
Gerwin Jansen, EE MVETopic Advisor Commented:
I'd check free to play games on the Steam platform - http://store.steampowered.com/genre/Free%20to%20Play/
bbaoIT ConsultantCommented:
okay, here you go.

5 fun Windows Store games to play with an Xbox One controller (3 of them are FREE)
http://www.neowin.net/news/5-fun-windows-store-games-to-play-with-an-xbox-one-controller

more here.  well honestly i don't know what games below are free (i don't play PC games) but i do believe some of them in the long list are free. the key is they all support Xbox wireless controller. enjoy.

Best Games for Windows 8.1, 8, RT supports XBOX Wireless Controller
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4KPUc7oNsmU

List of games with XInput support
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_games_with_XInput_support

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