A recent beta update for steam has added new features for gamers using Xbox controllers. Now Xbox Elite controller users can use Valve’s software to bind the accessory’s rear paddles in controller configurations. with how to use the extra inputs on the premium controller.
The Update Details
Other updates for Xbox controllers include the ability to bind the Series X gamepad’s share button in controller configurations. And the ability to use more than four Xbox controllers with Steam at a time. Support for trigger rumble has also been added for games.
The Steam beta client also includes a new drop-down menu for PS5 controller users, which lets them customize the controller’s LED. It can now be permanently enabled or disabled, or else enabled only when multiple controllers are connected.
For now, these new features are only available in Steam’s beta client. You can opt into it by going into the Settings menu, selecting Account, and using the drop-down menu in the Beta participation section. The Xbox controller features will also need to be enabled in the General Controller Setting section of Steam’s settings. And require a driver to be installed.