I have read about it online people using their controller for pc games and other things, how can i do this?
The Xbox 360 controller uses a regular USB 2.0 connector. The only thing you are missing is the software. Microsoft has an article titled How to connect your Xbox 360 Controller for Windows to your computer.
- Download controller software for your operating system here.
- Plug in your controller to a USB 2.0 slot.
Make sure they are done in that order, the controller isn’t supposed to be connected while the software installs.
once you have it installed, you may want to read this: