Xbox Wireless Adapter for Windows - This Device Cannot Start (Code 10)


If you have an Xbox Wireless Adapter for Windows and get the error "This device cannot start. (Code 10)" perform the following steps to fix the issue.

  1. Open device manager and right click and select properties for the "Xbox Wireless Adapter for Windows" device.
    • Navigate to the Advanced tab.
    • Selective Suspend: Disable
    • Remove the Xbox Wireless Adapter and plug it back in.