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How do I switch between more than 2 weapons?

In my loadout right now, I've got an assault rifle, a shotgun, and a heavy pistol. (I've double checked that I'm supposed to be carrying 3, so it's not just an inventory brain-fart issue) According ...
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Why does my Xbox 360 reset when I change the input on my TV, unplug the HDMI cable, or turn the TV off?

I use my TV for my computer and Xbox. Today I was downloading the expansion for Battlefield 3. It's a 2gb download so I decided to switch and surf around. What I didn't notice is that as soon as I ...
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What settings need to be configured on my firewall/router to support XBOX Live connections?

What network and firewall settings are required to connect to XBOX Live through my home network? I had everything set up correctly and working but had to reset my router after a firmware upgrade and ...
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How to find the better games on xbox live arcade?

With so many games on xbox live arcade, how can I identify the better games or more popular games from the duds?
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Using a standard dynamic microphone (3.5mm male mini jack) + a 3.5=>2.5 adapter with an Xbox 360

Can I use a standard dynamic microphone with an Xbox 360 ? To be sure I can, I would need to be confirmed that 1. any dynamic microphone with a 3.5mm mini-jack plug + a 3.5mm=>2.5mm adapter would work ...
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Xbox 360s to TV with HDMI suddenly creating static

My XBOX is connected through an HDMI cable directly to the TV and even though the picture remains perfect, the audio begins to crackle after it’s on for anywhere between 5-20 minutes. It just ...
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How do I get an XBox 360 to update games?

I have an XBox 360 that hasn't been connected to a network for about three years. I finally got around to hooking it up today. It downloaded a bunch of updates and I created an XBox Live account (just ...
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Skylanders: how does the autosave work?

My son is playing "Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure" on an Xbox360. Now - I know the game is supposed to autosave each chapter and in some other particular occasions. However, he got to chapter 8, turned ...
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How can I check my ping in Battlefield 3?

How can I check my ping in Battlefield 3 when playing online?
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Can I play on my Xbox Live account on my mates Xbox?

I'm around at my mates place and its Double XP weekend on COD: Black Ops. Can I play on my Xbox account on his Xbox so I can boost my XP points instead of his?
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What are good character builds in Puzzle Quest 2?

I've noticed that when I play tournament style a lot of the monsters have good synergy between their abilities. However, in my single player, I can't seem to find a build that gives me that level of ...
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GTA IV on Xbox 360 - Out of Commission - Helicopter bug

I've hit on an Xbox 360 the same bug described in GTA IV - Out of Commission - Helicopter bug: I am on the last mission of GTA 4 -- Out of Commission -- and cannot finish due to the bug with getting ...
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Do you need Xbox Live Gold to play GTA V with Rockstar Social Club?

When I try to take a selfie in GTA V, or look at some leaderboards of some events, I get a warning that "Xbox Live is not available (or not supported) for your account". The strange thing is, I have ...
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Can I use mods with the Xbox 360 version of Skyrim?

I have a Mac and an Xbox 360. Is there a way to download mods on my computer, without downloading any software, and then put the mod onto a flash drive for my Xbox 360?
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How can I move my Mass Effect 2 save between Xboxes?

I know that when you beat the final boss of Mass Effect, the game made an "endgame" save that the player does not have access to. To remedy this when Mass Effect 2 came out (and I had a new Xbox) I ...
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Will the Xbox 360 Slim wipe an external hard drive's memory in the formatting process?

I am looking to get a Xbox 360 Slim. I was thinking that since I have a one terabyte external hard drive I could just use it with my new Xbox Slim. But does the Xbox 360 Slim clear the data currently ...
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Where are the language settings in the Xbox 360 version of Skyrim?

I've bought The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim in german store. Whole game use german language. But some time ago I've bought GTA: Episodes from Liberty City and I changed language in the menu. But how to do ...
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Xbox 360: Installing games, whats the point? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Should I install Xbox 360 games to my hard drive? Other than "saving" the disc drive from extra wear and tear, what is the point in installing a game to the disk drive? ...
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Old Hard Drive on new XBox

My old XBox RRoD'd for the 2nd time. No more repairing it, instead I got a new XBox 360 4GB. I ordered a drive enclosure for my old XBox's 120GB hard drive to fit the form-factor of the new XBox ...
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How do I trigger the ascension/numbers cinematic at the beginning of Black Ops?

Before Call of Duty: Black Ops' start screen, there was a cinematic of a lady talking into a microphone. She said the word "Ascension" followed by a series of numbers. Now I don't want to know why ...
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Removed XBLA games

What games are no longer available in XBLA? Why have they been removed, and are they still available in some regions?
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Are the Lips wireless microphones for Xbox 360 compatible with Guitar Hero and Rock Band games?

If it's some, but not all, which ones (other than the early GH games which have no singing)?
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Can I plug my Xbox into my laptop?

I currently have a HDMI cable hookup on my computer, I was wondering if I could play my Xbox on my computer via HDMI cable? Is this just a terrible idea? Any help will be appreciated. My laptop ...
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Could “Lips” for XBox360 be effectively used to rehearse a song?

I've got several Karaoke games (American Idol, Rock Band, etc.) for my XBOX360, but I've heard that Lips lets you import your own MP3 files and play them in the game. My wife does community theater, ...
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What does “Due to varying systems layouts HDMI port may or may not be available” mean?

I am looking at purchasing a refurbished Xbox 360. One of the sites I am browsing says Due to varying systems layouts HDMI port may or may not be available What does this mean exactly?
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Can I install a game onto an Xbox 360 from an image on a flash drive?

I scratched my NBA 2k13 game disc and didn't install it into my Xbox 360. I asked my friend to download his NBA 2k13 copy to my usb flash drive. Is there a way I can install 2k13 to my Xbox 360 from ...