December 1, 2023

The Xbox October Replace is now accessible on Xbox Sequence X|S and Xbox One consoles, and it brings keyboard mapping assist for Xbox Elite Sequence 2 and Xbox Adaptive controllers. It will enable Xbox and PC avid gamers to map controller buttons to their keyboards utilizing the Xbox Equipment app.

“Keyboard remapping has been a requested characteristic within the PC gaming and accessibility communities. It helps develop controller enter capabilities in video games which have many instructions, have restricted remapping capabilities, or don’t assist controllers,” the Xbox workforce defined as we speak.

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As a part of the Xbox October Replace, Microsoft additionally introduced a brand new integration between Clipcham, the corporate’s web-based video modifying app, and the Xbox community. From Clipchamp, customers can import their sport captures uploaded on the Xbox community, edit them, and share them with pals and followers. Whereas that is not so good as a local video modifying app on Xbox consoles, Clipchamp, which is now put in by default as a PWA on Home windows 11, is definitely fairly strong.

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Clipchamp now permits you to import clips from the Xbox community

For those who add your Xbox sport clips on the Xbox community, remember {that a} latest Xbox replace made all screenshots and clips uploaded there disappear after 90 days. Instead, now you can robotically again up all of your Xbox screenshots and clips on OneDrive.

There are two different notable modifications within the Xbox October replace: the primary one is that sharing non-obligatory diagnostic information with the Xbox workforce is now account-based as a substitute of device-based. Which means when you select to share diagnostic information on one gadget, the setting will apply to all of your Xbox consoles and PCs, in addition to Xbox Cloud Gaming periods.

Lastly, Microsoft is experimenting with a brand new approach to invite pals to leap right into a sport or a celebration proper out of your Xbox profile. This characteristic will solely roll out to a subset of Xbox avid gamers who will set up the October Xbox Replace.