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I recently re-purchased an old Xbox and I would like to try out Xbox Live. Can I still create an account for Xbox Live with my classic Xbox? And if so, how do I do it? I remember you used to go to a store and buy an Xbox Live Starters Kit, I can't imagine those are still available.

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I'd suggest have fun with modding away on that one, a much better purpose than trying to play on the old school Xbox Live games – Ivo Flipse Aug 4 '10 at 19:51
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Xbox Live is now cancelled for the original Xbox.

They turned it off April 15 2010.

http://news.cnet.com/8301-13772_3-20004670-52.html

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Really? :( that sucks.. – Lex Aug 4 '10 at 19:50
    
@Lex I expanded my answer a little. – McKay Aug 4 '10 at 19:55
    
That's a pretty funny story.. :) Thanks for that – Lex Aug 4 '10 at 19:59
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+1 for the best lazy-web answer on any SE site. – Michael Herold Aug 4 '10 at 20:18
    
@michael Yeah, I figured I'd reference the last guys :D – McKay Aug 4 '10 at 20:49

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