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Please see the official X‑Plane Support page for help.
I am not with Laminar Research or XForcePC; just a retired flight simmer like you.
Saitek, now logitec, software does not work with X-Plane for controllers.
Have a look at the following YouTube video created by Michael Brown in the USA. Michael's company, XForcePC, is the recommended X-Plane PC supplier by Laminar Research for the USA. The particular video can be found at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hU_TuALAlJk
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