A service provided by Microsoft for its Xbox 360 console. It includes both free and paid services such as multiplayer gaming, digital distribution, and social network integration.

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Is it possible to download a purchased 360 game to the pc, and then install it on the xbox via USB?

I currently have a very limited internet connection at home, and downloading a huge multi gigabyte file isn't feasable. I do have access to very high speed internet somewhere else though, so is there ...
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I want to chat with friends, but not hear game sound/volume?

I recently got some TurtleBeach XL1 headphones. How can I configure them to only hear the party and not game sounds?
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Question about transferring GTA 5 account (xbox 360 to PS4) regarding xbox live/PSN

So, I have followed most of the steps that I can located here, however I do not have a physical copy of GTA 5 for PS4 just yet (I intend to get it eventually). I used to play on xbox 360, but now ...
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When playing 2 player on one Xbox and connected to Xbox live is there anyway to use two headsets?

My two boys are both on minecraft (one as guest & one on Xbox live account) they are both connected to their friend. Only one of the headsets is working. Is there any way that both headset could ...
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How can I purchase a 12 Month XBOX Live Subscription from the XBOX Live shop with Bitcoins?

I want to purchase an XBOX Live subscription with Bitcoins, but I'm not sure how to purchase items from Microsoft with Bitcoins. How can I purchase an 12 Month XBOX Live Subscription from the ...
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Xbox Live Disconnection

I turn on my Xbox 360, I sign in and it connects to Xbox Live. I try to boot a game up (in this case it's dark souls), and I get signed out of xbox live. Why is it doing this? I can't sign back in ...
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Can you play Destiny on the 360 and the One on the same account at the same time?

Can you play Destiny on both consoles at the same time on the same account? I have a copy of the game for both, and I was thinking that if my brother also played on my account, but on the 360, maybe ...
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Do Xbox Live subscriptions stack duration? [duplicate]

I have one month of Xbox live. If I register my 1 year subscription, will it stack? Never tried, just wondering, don't want to waste my money.
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Forced to log into my Xbox One profile with my email address

I like to turn off my Xbox One when I'm done using it since I don't have it hooked up through my TV. Therefore, every time I turn on my Xbox, I can't auto sign into my profile. Instead, I'm forced to ...
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Is chat available to Xbox Live Free?

I've read here that chat is free with Xbox Live Silver (now called Xbox Live Free?). Is this true or not? It seems on other sites that Xbox Live Gold is required. And if it is true in any sense ...
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Do I keep my game progress even if I don't pay for Xbox Live Gold?

If I have paid for an Xbox Live Gold account for three months and accumulate heaps of progress on a few games, when my subscription ends do I still get to keep the progress? I still have the same hard ...
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Can I transfer a GTA online character from one Xbox live account to another?

How can I transfer a GTA online character from one Xbox live account to another? I have been playing on my dads Xbox live for the past year. I have recently gotten my own Xbox live account but I don't ...
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Can you play Minecraft for Xbox One without having Xbox Live?

I purchased Minecraft and Xbox One for my kids to play together. After the initial installation, they were able to play. The second time they turned it on, it says they must sign in to Xbox Live. I ...
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Is it safe to buy an import XBox One from US to UK?

I've noticed that Xbox One's sold in America tend do be around £100 cheaper in most cases, and due to this I was considering buying from a large brand like Walmart and having the console shipped over ...
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Which can be used for data transfer on Destiny? [duplicate]

I know that you can transfer your data in Destiny from Xbox 360 and Xbox One, but I have two question for this transfer: Can you go back and forth for this transfer? ex. playing Xbox One and your ...
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Xbox One web store unavailable in EU?

Buying a game straight from the console's store works. But, whenever I try to head over to https://store.xbox.com/en-GB/ it redirects me to the en-US version. This is frustrating and annoying, because ...
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Strict Nat on Xbox One

This is an older topic and shouldn't be questioned but I cannot fix the nat type on my xbox. I have done everything possible. I ain't a techy person... At all... mostly no clue what I am doing. But I ...
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Where can I see my purchase history?

I have many games that I've redeemed on the xbox live marketplace (thanks in large part to the Games with Gold program), but I have not downloaded these items so they are not in my "download history" ...
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What problems will I face if I buy an imported Xbox One?

I am thinking about buying an Xbox One from eBay from US to Ghana for my birthday. It comes with a download code for Assassin's Creed: Unity. Before I buy it these are the questions I have, Ghana ...
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Do I Need A XBOX Live Membership?

So I am thinking of buying a XBOX One instead of a PS4 and I would like to know, do I need a membership of any kind to play games online with my friends. Any help regarding this would be helpful ...
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How can I recover my gamertag?

My Xbox 360 was recently stolen! I managed to get it back but by then the memory had been wiped clean; I want to use the same gamer tag but unfortunately the last time I was online was about a year ...
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Can I get Xbox One Games with Gold if I don't have an Xbox One?

Is this possible? I have a 360 but when I try to get the games for the One online it crashes on me.
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Why does my Xbox keep signing me out?

Whenever I start a game, from both the disc and hard drive, my Xbox will say "Username signed out". What's wrong and how do I fix it? Just to be clear, it signs me out when I start a game. How can I ...
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Lost game progress after converting offline account to xbox live

First of all, I am completely new to Xbox community. I purchased it in a last week and still has small knowledge about it, so please be understanding. I've been playing with my brother on my Xbox 360 ...
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How can I play xbox 360 online games with my friends in Canada and Mexico?

I live in the US and recently I bought black ops 2 to play with my friends in Mexico but I when I tried to invite them to the game it wouldn't let me but it let me invite my friends in the us.Could ...
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2 xbox 360s in one house

My brother and I both want to be able to play on xbox live at the same time on the same game and different games do I need 2 gold memberships? Is there anything else I need to take into consideration? ...
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How to choose save device for downloads on Xbox Live

When you start a download on Xbox Live from your console it will automatically download to the HDD(Hard drive). If there is no space on the drive, it allows you to choose a different storage device, ...
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Recovering lost cloud savegames after changing the HDD on x360

Recently I changed my HDD drive, so I manually moved all my savegame files to the cloud. I switched the disks, installed Forza Horizon, ran it and on storage selection prompt I chose the cloud. And ...
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Halo Reach: Can I play on a party without XBox Gold account

I have been recently added to a clan, and there are custom games played within the clan. I currently have XBox live gold account. Can I still play these custom matches without the gold account? If so ...
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Options for boosting signal over DSL/live match for Xbox 360

I have DSL and where I live we do not have that choice (I live in a rural area and do not have the option of cable). I have a NETGEAR WN2000RPT wireless extender I use to connect to Xbox Live. The ...
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Can I use Home Gold on one Xbox and Live Gold on another?

Xbox Live Home Gold lets you set one Xbox One as your home Xbox, so that anybody logged into it, whether or not they have Gold themselves, can have your Gold privileges. Is it possible to set my One ...
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Associate offline profile with existing Live profile

I've had an xbox for ages racking up playtime on a variety of games. I never played online, so I left it as a plain local profile (with the intention of associating it with my LiveID as soon as I ...
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Does Xbox One need “more Internet” than 360?

I'm trying to decide whether to get an Xbox One, and am wondering if the higher framerate/better resolution/whatever mean that I'll need a better connection than I do for my 360. Currently my ...
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How can I see what my friends are playing on Xbox One without the console?

My friends on Xbox Live always come up as "Online playing Xbox One" when I see them on the Xbox Live website or on my Windows Phone. If I get on my Xbox One I can see what game they are playing, but ...
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Can content stored in XBOX 360 hard drive be accessed by any account?

I'm about to sell my 360 and I have some games and a lot of DLC stored in the HDD. If I remove my account from the console but keep the games/DLC will the buyer still be able to access that content?
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How to check whether a game is popular and/or actively played on Xbox Live online?

There is a couple of great multiplayer-focused games on Xbox 360 (e.g. Dark Souls, Armored Core, etc.), but the eternal problem with such titles is that they are pretty much dead and less fun to play ...
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Xbox 360 Startup Connectivity issue

I've recently set up my 360 to use a static IP address to sort out the NAT problems that I keep running into. This works fine, but has introduced a new problem. When I first turn on the console, it ...
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Viewing friends' uploads on Xbox One

Is there a way to view my friends' uploads in the 'Upload' app on the Xbox One? I thought this was a feature already, but when using the app tonight, all I saw were 'featured' uploaders, games, and ...
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Can I transfer my Forza 4 cars to my Gamertag instead of having to start all over?

I have been playing Forza4 under player 1 offline. I just got an Xbox live Gamertag and noticed none of my cars or achievements are there. How can I transfer player 1's cars and achievements to my ...
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Can an Xbox One player party or voice chat with an Xbox 360 player?

I have an Xbox one and my brother has an Xbox 360. I couldn't figure out how to join his party or invite him to mine, or even initiate a private chat. Is this possible or am I missing something?
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Service for finding players and planning online game sessions? [closed]

I would like a good list of services for planning online gaming sessions. So far I have not even found one good service for this. Best would be if it could integrate with social accounts out there ...
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Lost saved games and profiles on Xbox 360 after getting on Xbox live

I was playing Skyrim and screen froze. I turned it off and when I turned it back on all my saved games and game profiles were gone and only got the Xbox live home page. There was no history of any ...
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Xbox HDD Account vs XBoxLive Account

I started playing on an xbox 360 that was not connected to the internet and created a local profile, figuring that I could get around to associating that local account with my xbox live account at a ...
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How do I check my Xbox account balance online?

I used to have points on my account and I want to check the remaining credit without using my Xbox but can't seem to find the xbox.com page. Where is it?
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Xbox account region change - what about NTSC/PAL?

So it appears that it is possible to change the region of your Xbox Live account. That's great news since I've moved to another country and had difficulties buying games on marketplace since my credit ...
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Is there a way to view sent messages on XBOX 360?

Is there any way for me to see messages I've sent via XBOX Live from my XBOX 360?
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Can I buy Xbox Live games via PC and transfer them on a flash drive to a Xbox 360 internal HDD?

Due to the region restriction I cannot access Xbox Live on my Xbox, even if I purchased a Gold membership. However it seems that I can purchase games from Xbox Live Marketplace on a PC. I assume this ...
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GTA V: iFruit and Xbox Live

I've downloaded iFruit for GTA V and I'm planning on getting the game soon. I don't have an Internet connection at my house. Since I've synced my iFruit, will I need to get online to play GTA V?
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How do you associate your game play with your Rockstar Social Club account?

I have an Xbox live account, from which I play GTA. I also have a Rockstar social club account. However when I log into it, I don't see any statistics or even an indication that I own the game. ...
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Do you need Xbox Live to get the special list of cars?

Do you have to have Xbox Live to have a special list of cars on GTA V? I have signed up for the social club but don't know how to get the special list of cars.