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How to melee attack in Mass Effect for Xbox 360?

I've run out of grenades against the colonists and cannot figure out how to melee attack. I was instructed to use non-lethal force (either grenades with the Anti-Thorian Gas mod or melee attack).
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Which XBLA games have I purchased?

My old xbox has passed on, but I don't have a list of all the XBLA games that I purchased. Is it possible to find such a list somewhere?
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Xbox 360 power supply has red light at start of day

The adapter has a red light when we turn the power on at the mains. When it's not connected to the Xbox, it will be orange until we plug it in. Since this happens at the start, it's not an ...
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XBox 360 has no sound with HDMI cable

I received an xbox for Christmas and I've been trying to connect it. Unfortunately, when I connect it using an HDMI cable, I get picture but no sound. I've made sure my TV is set to "TV Speaker" (it's ...
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Using an XBox wireless adapter for PC with Windows 7

I bought myself an XBox wireless adapter for PC, so I can use my XBox Controller when playing platformers on PC. Worked great while I used XP, but for Christmas I gave myself an SSD and a Windows 7 ...
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Is it worth installing Skyrim to the Xbox hard drive now that the texture bug is fixed?

I know that Skyrim had a texture streaming bug on Xbox 360 when it first launched, but the patch a few weeks ago should have fixed it. Has anyone done testing post-patch to see how the game performs ...
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How do I save my Xbox Live Profile to a USB drive?

I want to take my profile and save it to a removable USB drive. How do I do this?
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How likely is it that an Xbox 360 hard drive will die, and are there any early warning signs or indicators?

A lot of people have experienced a RROD failure with their Xbox 360s, but has anyone experienced hard drive failure? The 20Gb drives included with day 1 launch models are now 5 years old, and ...
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Key specs of USB Flash Drives used for saving game data

Is there anything special I should look for when purchasing a USB flash drive to store game profile data? For example, when browsing the online stores, there are numerous 16GB flash drives out there ...
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Is there a 3rd party PS3 style controller for the Xbox 360?

I'd like to get a PS3 DualShock style controller for my Xbox 360. So far I only see Xbox 360 style PS3 controllers, not the other way around. Does anyone know of a PS3 style controller for the 360?
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How can I store my saves in the cloud?

Is there a way to enable the cloud storage option for Skyrim saves? Other games ask me where I want my save file.
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My gamer profile does not have permission to access member content but I have family settings off

Hope this isn't a stupid question but I get a notification that my gamer profile does not have permission to access member content and that I should check family settings, but I have that disabled. I ...
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In Call of Duty: Black Ops What gun is recommended for a person with horrible aim?

Also what are the best attachments for that gun?
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Which games on Xbox360 support 3D? [closed]

I know there are 3D games for PC and for PS3, but are there any for Xbox 360? Is there a full list somewhere and what 3d technology do they use (what kind of TV do you need)?
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What that alternate connector is for on the Xbox360 controller?

If you look at wired Xbox360 controller it has what looks like 2 filters on its wire near USB connector. I only recently noticed that that bigger filter is actually an alternate connector with ...
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How do you circle strafe with a chopper using an Xbox 360 controller?

I can't quite get the hang of this. I've been in a few maps where a pro was just demolishing everything like this. I'm asking for specific instructions with an xbox 360 controller.
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Does Kinect Sensor Lens need cleaning?

Is it necessary to clean the Kinect Sensor Lens periodically? If yes, how should I do that?
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What causes Templars to try to knock down the ziplines?

Is it random? Does your presence/alertness bar have any impact on whether Templars will try to dismantle the zipline?
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Can I play UK (region 2) DVDs on a US (region 1) Xbox 360?

Okay, as my friend just shipped me her Misfits (UK only show) DVDs so I can catch up on them over my holiday week- I am wondering if I should look at investing in a region free DVD player on my next ...
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Windows Media Center performance tuning on Xbox 360

How can I improve the performance of Windows Media Center while connected with my Xbox 360? It performs each action slowly, and sometimes it queues up the actions, then suddenly starts doing all the ...
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Modern Warfare 3: Viewing stats online

Is there anyway to view Modern Warfare 3 stats (such as KD, level, etc) online (via a browser, not using the in game options)? I'm particularly interested in something for Xbox 360.
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How do I downgrade Xbox 360 dashboard?

I have an Xbox 360 Elite and I want to downgrade the dashboard version from 2.x to 9199. I tried putting $SystemUpdate (from the official $SystemUpdate9199.zip) folder into a FAT32 formatted USB and ...
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What is required to play online on the Xbox 360 version of Borderlands?

I've bought Borderlands and I've been playing it on my own. I'm starting to get interested in playing co-op online, but never done it before so not sure how I go about it. Do I need to do anything ...
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Cheapest way to get Xbox 360 online wirelessly [closed]

I have an Xbox 360 and am looking to move it far enough away from my router that plugging it in with a LAN cable isn't really feasible anymore. What's the cheapest way for me to get it online ...
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Will replacing stock fan ban my console?

If I replace the stock fan in my Xbox 360 with something quieter, would my console be flagged as 'modded' and hence ban my console, or live account?
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Will having two Xbox 360 consoles mean any unforeseen consequences?

I have an Xbox 360 with a broken dvd drive and a packed hdd. So now I want to buy a new one, to play disc games. But I figure "why not keep the old console also"? So am I right in assuming the ...
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Do choices in other episodes of The Walking Dead affect gameplay/story in 400 Days?

Without going into spoilers, can I get confirmation that the choices made in previous episodes of The Walking Dead affect gameply/story in the DLC "400 days"? The FAQ on telltale says that it does: ...
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Does Minecraft for XBox require a gold account to play with other players?

Does Minecraft for XBox require a gold account to play with other players? We have Xbox LIVE account but not a gold account. Our son wants to now play with other players that don't have an Xbox LIVE ...
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How can I reset my Xbox 360 wireless headset?

I've been using my wireless headset for sometime now. My wireless controller was damaged and now have a new one. I connect the controller to the console perfectly as user 1, but my wireless headset ...
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Do installs of multiple-disc games to the hard drive still require you to change the disc?

On the Xbox 360, along with the option to install games to the hard drive, you can also apparently install multiple-disc games to the hard drive, but I haven't tried this. For instance, L.A. Noire ...
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Some questions regarding Xbox Live Service

I recently bought Xbox 360 with Kinect in US and brought it to India and I haven't yet created a Xbox Live account. I have some questions regarding how Xbox Live will work with regards to the ...
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Can I keep using DLC on a borrowed Xbox 360?

I pre-ordered Fallout: New Vegas from GameStop and got the Classic Pack DLC as a "reward." I own a 360 Arcade and don't have an Xbox Live account. My girlfriend owns a 360 Elite and has a silver Live ...
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How do I fix my Rock Band guitar?

My Rock Band 2 wireless Fender guitar controller recently stopped accepting down strokes on the strum bar and the equivalent direction on the guitar's D-pad. The guitar is about 18 months old. I've ...
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Can I use multiple enchantments?

When I destroy something in the enchantment table that has multiple enchantments, can I then enchant another item with those enchantments at the same time?
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Can I play against or with Xbox 360 players through my Xbox One?

Is it possible to play against and with Xbox 360 players through my Xbox One?
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Can all minecraft biomes be present in any newly generated xbox 360 map?

Since Minecraft on the Xbox 360 is not unlimited like the PC counterpart, will every level generated have every biome available? If not, are there any types of biomes that will guaranteed be ...
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Can I play a game installed on my Xbox with another disc?

So I have Skyrim, but part of the disc is scratched and it won't ever get passed the standard Skyrim loading screen when I try to load a saved game. If I was to install it on my Xbox with another disc ...
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How do I partition my HDD for use on an Xbox 360?

I believe the 360 uses the FATX file-system. How would I go about getting software to partition a USB portable hard drive for use on an Xbox? (I don't think Partition Magic supports FATX.)
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Is the “Sage” (get all books) achievement broken in AC:R?

I have completed every book quest, renovated every book shop and bought every book they have. I've also gone back to Cappadocia by replaying memory 7-2 and bought all the books there. I still don't ...
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Can I unlock the “You Saved Science” achievement in split-screen co-op?

The achievement description states: Complete all test chambers in all courses of co-op. Can this be completed in split-screen to unlock this achievement, or does it have to be done over Xbox ...
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Can I use PC controllers with my XBox 360?

Can we use cheap PC controllers with the XBox 360 by connecting it to the USB slot? PC controllers are much cheaper than Microsoft's.
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In Borderlands, what if my character is past level 50 and then I play without the DLC installed?

In Borderlands, say I play with the Secret Armory DLC installed and rank up past level 50. Then, I move my game save to another Xbox 360 that doesn't have the DLC, sign in with the same gamertag, and ...
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Why doesn't My Xbox 360 S update the clock when connected to Xbox Live?

My Xbox 360 S won't update the clock to daylight saving time when I'm connected to the XBOX live service. Why not? What could cause this?
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What steps should I take before I sell or trade-in my xbox 360?

I just ordered an Xbox One, so I'm planning to sell my Xbox 360. What should I backup (if anything) from the old console? How do I go about clearing my personal data?
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Battlefield 3 Premium Edition doesnt say I'm premium on Battlelog?

I bought Battlefield 3 Premium Edition about a year ago, and it hasn't said that I'm premium on Battlelog. It doesn't say I have all the content like the ACB-90 knife. When I try to get to use the ...
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Wired controller blinking while Xbox is off

The home-button of my wired Xbox controller is blinking, even though my Xbox 360 is turned off. I've searched around a bit and found out the blinking of wireless controllers is a sign that the battery ...
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Where can I check what Xbox 360 console is linked to my Windows Live account?

A few years ago I set up my Xbox 360 with xbox.com to be able to purchase and download things directly to the console from the website. That console has since red-ringed and was replaced under ...
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I'm having problems with the storage girl in act 2 in Dead Island

I can give her my weapons easily but when I try to take them back and click on them they disappear and are gone for good. Is this a glitch, has anyone had the same problem? Thanks for your answers in ...
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Does my Xbox 360 Premium, purchased in December 2007, support 3D?

I purchased my Xbox Premium in December 2007. According to wikipedia: In July 2007, this version of the Xbox 360 began appearing with the Zephyr motherboard (the motherboard used in the Elite) ...
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Using a keyboard/mouse for XBox [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Mouse and Keyboard for XBox 360? I like first person shooters, but most of my friends play them on consoles (e.g. XBox 360) and I'm a PC gamer. Therefore, I'm used to ...