Neon White is Annapurna Interactive’s first-person shooter game recently released on all major platforms. But in this short time, the game falls into many technical glitches, and the game developer is working hard to fix them. However, some players point out that their Neon White controller/ gamepad not working on the PC and cannot be fixed due to a lack of technical knowledge.

There might be different reasons for the same issue, but finding a suitable solution to the same problem is a very effective task. If you are also suffering from the Neon White Controller/Gamepad Not Working issue on PC, then you are in the right place. Here we have listed some solutions to solve your problem and enable you to run the game without any problems. Then let’s have a look.

Fix 1: Restart the System

The first step to resolving the Neon White Controller/Gamepad Not Working issue on your PC is restarting the system. This trick will help you eliminate most of the minor errors on the system and allow you to play the game smoothly.

Fix 2: Disable Steam Input

If your Neon White Controller/Gamepad Not Working issue on your PC, then you need to disable or enable the Steam input and see the result. To do so,

  • Firstly, open Steam, go to the Library section, right-click on Neon White and select the  Properties option from the sub-menu.Disable Steam Input 
  • On the Properties screen, click on the Controller, and under the Override for Neon White option, choose the Disable Steam Input option and see if the issue is resolved or not.
  • If the issue doesn’t solve, again go to the Steam Controller screen, switch to  Enable Steam Input option, and see improvement.

Fix 3: Launch in Big Picture Mode

Sometimes launching the game in Big Picture Mode will help you to get rid of the Controller/Gamepad Not Working issue on your Neon White. To do so,

  • Firstly, open Steam, go to the Library section and click on Neon White from the list.
  • Then click on the Big Picture Mode option from the upper right corner of the screen and click on Continue.Library
  • Inside the new screen, click on the Library option, select the Games and click on Neon White.
  • Once done, click on the Play button and see improvement.

Fix 4: Remove External Components

If you’re having trouble running Neon White because your controller or gamepad isn’t working, disconnect all external devices from your PC. You can disconnect all USB devices, joysticks, headsets, and other peripherals that are connected.

Fix 5: Configure your Controller

Sometimes simply configuring your controller will help you to escape from the controller or gamepad isn’t working issue. To do so,

  • Firstly, open Steam, go into the Library section, and choose Neon White from the list.
  • Now from the upper left side screen, choose the Steam option and click on the Settings option.control settings
  • On the new screen, select the Controller option and click on the General Controller Settings.
  • Next, choose your Controller from the new screen, launch the game and feel improvement.

Fix 6: Change Steam Input Per Game Settings

Another solution to resolve the same issue is changing the Steam Input per game settings option and seeing the result. To do so,

  • Firstly, open Steam, go into the Library section, and choose Neon White from the list.
  • Then click on the Big Picture Mode option from the upper right corner of the screen and click on Continue.
  • Inside the new screen, click on the Library option, select the Games and click on Neon White.
  • Now you should select the Manage Game and double-click on the Controller Options.
  • From the new screen, switch to the Forced On option and see if the issue is resolved. If not, then you need to Forced Off the same option and see improvement.

Fix 7: Update Controller Driver

If the controller or gamepad isn’t working, check whether the controller driver installed on your computer is up to date. To find out more, go to Controller Construction’s official website and see if there are any updates. If updates are available, install them as soon as possible, and the issue will resolve for you.

These are all about the Neon White Controller/ Gamepad Not Working issue on PC. If you have any queries or concerns regarding this article, you can leave a comment in the comment box below.