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Connect a Sony memory stick to Xbox

Posted: Thu Jul 06, 2006 10:10 am
by Mega-Dan
Does anybody have any idea how to connect a sony memory stick to a modded xbox? I asked on and was ignored. I was thinking that if I could do this then I could create interconnectivity between emulators on a modded xbox and a psp, which would be pretty cool so I could take my snes and nes games on the road. I have the keyboard adapter, which is usb female to xbox controllerport male, and I have a variety of flash memory readers. I cannot get my xbox to recognize the flash memory in any reader in either xcommander, xbox media center etc, although the flash memory readers are getting power from the xbox.
Does anybody have any ideas about how to get something like this to work?

Posted: Thu Jul 06, 2006 10:31 am
by Clockwork
i`m not sure the x-box-usb-proprietary-ctrller recognizes something different from a hid (or something close to it...).
surely your adapter gets power, because the mains is simply loopedthroughed to the usb-port.

i don`t think it`ll work guy, sorry...

any other method of connection?

Posted: Thu Jul 06, 2006 11:11 am
by Mega-Dan
Can anyone think of another method of connecting a USB memory stick adapter to an xbox? even if it means splicing a wire. I know xbox controller ports are just modified usb adapters.

Posted: Thu Jul 06, 2006 11:29 am
by Clockwork
you read my post???

I read your post

Posted: Thu Jul 06, 2006 12:15 pm
by Mega-Dan
I read your post and was wondering if beyond the microsoft offical usb keyboard adapter there might be a second way. I know some people made usb ports on the xbox, but I have no idea what they use them for unless they are for xbox linux, which I am not going to do.

Posted: Thu Jul 06, 2006 1:04 pm
by Clockwork
right, the only thing you`re able to use is a usb-mass-storage-device afaik with x-box linux for wang / ms-dashboard for savegames.
here you can get some information on your problem :-)


Posted: Thu Jul 06, 2006 5:29 pm
by Mega-Dan
Thanks, that what I was curious about, saved me time modifying a controller port.