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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Downloading an Xbox One profile to an External Hard Drive

I have some friends who are "running low on space" and think that "profiles take up a lot of space" (they don't) on their Xbox One.Is there some way - like you can on the Xbox 360 - to download an ...
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Can't join my xbox live friend's server anymore

My friend and I have recently been playing minecraft a lot together. She lives in a different state but luckily being connect to the Xbox accounts we can play together. But recently it won't let us. ...
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Destiny storage solution

Activision are offering a storage solution to those affected by TTK(The Taken King) update, for those with only 20GB storage. What is this solution?
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How do I chat in Minecraft PE? [closed]

I tried to fix the problem but it won't tell me how. I checked the privacy and looked and it said nothing about Swarmfire46790 can chat. Can I change this at Xbox.com?
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XBOX Live Gold Sharing

We use to have the Live Family setup. When the converted everyone to individual accounts, I kept mine up to date and let my wife's lapse because of the Sharing feature on the Xbox One. However, my ...
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Is an Xbox account same as Xbox live?

Is an Xbox account the same as Xbox live account? Minecraft pe requires it, unless I play it offline.
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Is there a way to change your Minecraft username ( in Minecraft PE v0.15.0) WITHOUT changing your Xbox Live username/gamertag?

I was wondering if there was a way to change your Minecraft Pocket Edition (MCPE) username so that it isn't the same as your Xbox live username. I have Minecraft on the Pc and already, have a username ...
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How long is the “temporary” account ban from bungie/Halo Reach?

Neither my friend or I have ever been banned. We got the message on his console that both of our accounts, as well as the console, had been banned from earning credits. It pointed us to view the ...
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MC:PE wont sign into Xbox live

When I type my information (if I'm lucky to get that screen) it just black screens and goes back to the title menu. It refuses to sign in.
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Modern Warfare 3 Private Match with more than 9 players

I was trying to play a private match with my clan, but we could not get more than 9 players in the match at once because the Xbox Live lobby would only allow 9 players. Then we were not able to add ...
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Why does my Xbox keep signing me out of Xbox live

When ever I am playing Xbox it randomly signs me into Xbox live then later will sign me out of Xbox live and I don't know how to fix this little issue if anyone knows the answer it would be much ...
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Do you share inventories across multiple devices when using a single Xbox Live account?

I have an Xbox Live account and two devices with Minecraft: Pocket Edition on them. They both run iOS. If I sign in to Xbox Live on both, then join the same server, will both have the same inventory?
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Multiple players on Xbox Minecraft Online game when only one has Xbox Live?

Picture this: Me and three others are playing Minecraft. I have Xbox Live Gold. Three more players on the same console don't. Is it possible to play an online game (with another console of mine), ...
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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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Games with Gold on Xbox One only?

I have recently just renewed my Xbox Gold on my 360, so I can play some old games with friends. And I noticed that they still had "Games With Gold" offers running. This month the free game was Defense ...
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Does xbox live gold membership stack when I purchase a new one?

I currently have an Xbox Live Gold membership that will expire in March 2011. However the price of membership is increasing to $59.99 starting November 1, 2010. If I buy a 12 month membership now at ...
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Can I use Xbox live gold from a different account onto another?

I have a roommate who has purchased xbox live gold, and we share the same console to play our games, but with our own accounts. Is it possible for us to share the benefits of his membership, or do I ...
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Can I still create an account on Xbox Live for the Classic Xbox?

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 ...
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Why does this game prompt me for credit card?

I want to buy the US version of Putty for my Xbox One, and I already have enough money in my account, which I had redeemed earlier. However, when I attempt to buy this game, the marketplace prompts me ...
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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.
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One of my friends messaged me on Xbox Live, and he's offline

I was just playing a game when on of my friends messaged me about playing a game. My friend was marked as offline. If didn't say when he was last online. my friend was never online. it simply was ...
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Any problems when buying used Xbox One game on disk

There are plenty of new game releases on used disks sold online(for example on amazon) and the price of the disk is almost always lower then the new one. Are there any restrictions or account ...
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How can I access backward compatible Xbox 360 games from the store, on the Xbox One?

As of now, Operation Flashpoint: Dragon Rising is available for free with Xbox Live Gold. Operation Flashpoint is an Xbox 360 game, but it was ported to Xbox One via backwards compatibility. How can ...
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I have XBOX Live but on MW3 my guest can't play?

I've played Modern Warfare 3 before with a guest and I redeemed my code just an hour before. It just keeps on saying "Can't sign in" and it's really annoying - can anyone help?
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Do I need to have the same name to transfer Gta from 360 to ps4

So I have Gta on Xbox 360 and I only want to transfer my Gta to Ps4 does that mean I need to make my 360 GamerTag the same as ps4?
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XBox Gold Cancellation Policy for Reduced Cost Games

I know that if you cancel your XBox Gold membership, you'll no longer be allowed to play free games you've downloaded as a result of having it. How does this work for games you got at a reduced price ...
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How do I move save data from the hard disk to the cloud?

In the past I have saved games to the hard disk, but now that the Xbox has the option to save game data to a cloud based service I am considering using this instead, as I would like to ensure that in ...
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dead acount gamertag release?

What I want to know is if there is any way to report a gamertag that is clearly inactive, with no signs of being active again. And if so and the account is closed, can you take that name for yourself ...
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Can I play on my Xbox one with someone else that is on a Xbox 360? [duplicate]

Am I able to play my Xbox one online and join my friends game who is playing on a Xbox 360? If so what games?
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Xbox Live not available on boot, but is after sign out?

My brother has an Xbox One and when he turns it on, he does not get automatically signed into Xbox Live. On top of that, when he tries to sign in manually, he can't, and so most online functionality ...
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Xbox 360 to one [duplicate]

I want to buy xbox one and I was wondering if games downloaded from the marketplace for 360 can be used on xbox one?
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Does the other person know that you have blocked them in xbox live?

I occasionally get abusive messages on xbox, if my opponent deems that I have had a lucky win on Fifa for instance. I tend to just block them, but does the other user know that I have blocked them, or ...
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Do I keep my free Games with Gold if I cancel my Xbox Live Gold membership?

I know that I lose access to my free games if I cancel my PSN+ membership, but does it work the same way for Xbox Live Gold? Can I redownload and play the game for free on my Xbox 360 even if I cancel ...
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How can I purchase and play PAL games not available in my PAL country on the Xbox 360?

I have a PAL Xbox 360, purchased in the UK. My console and profile settings are for the UK. I wish to purchase a Games on Demand title from the marketplace that is available in Spanish and Italian ...
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Minecraft split screen with xbox live

I'm having trouble getting 3 players on Minecraft. One player is connecting via Xbox live and 2 players are using the split screen but it will not let me connect the second player even before the ...
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Can I play Destiny on my Xbox one against my brothers who both have Xbox 360?

I'm not sure if the different generation consoles are compatible over Xbox live...
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Is there any way to play Battlefield 3 multiplayer from more than one xbox 360 it's installed on?

Is there anyway to play Battlefield 3 from various Xbox systems just by recovering your gamertag? I hope so... Currently I am trying to play Battlefield 3 on Xbox 360 at work. I recovered my ...
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If I shut down my console from in-game, will games saved to Cloud Storage be uploaded?

Fiddling around under Storage settings, I noticed a new Cloud Storage Console Copy listing under System Items on my hard drive. I'm assuming with this, that games stored in the Cloud Storage are ...
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What can I do with Xbox Gold?

When I unlock achievements on Xbox LIVE, I get rewarded with Gold. Here is an example of Gold giving achievements in Wordament worth 10-20G: Collectively, from different games, they accumulate on ...
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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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Can you play Xbox 360 games multiplayer on the Xbox one?

Me and a friend live long distance and want to play fable and halo together co-op but I have a one and she a 360. So I was wondering if the backwards compatibility would let us play multiplayer. Any ...
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Playing games over different profiles

a- I downloaded GTA V game from UK account profile, and it's working normally b- I tried to start it on another profile registered on US account and it's getting me error (Xbox store, can't open the ...
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Using Cloud Saved Games for Non-Backwards Compatible games

I own The Lego Movie video game on my Xbox 360, and my friends own it on the One. Is it possible to store a save in the cloud, which can be accessed by both consoles? I know that for backwards compat ...
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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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Xbox one DLC Region-locked

I already have Dying Light european format for the xbox one. I live in Kuwait, so I follow the European system. I want to buy the season pass for Dying Light, but I don't know where to buy it from. ...
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Can I add multiple xbox live gold cards to my account? [duplicate]

I received two 12 month xbox live gold cards for Christmas. Can I add both to my Microsoft account now, and will it be good for 24 months?
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Purchase Xbox 360 content on Xbox.com without credit card on file

Is there any way to purchase Xbox 360 content on Xbox.com without a credit card on file? I'm getting an error that says "You have no valid payment options on file" and my only options are Change ...
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Missing characters on a xbox live card

My dog destroyed my xbox live card and it's missing 2 characters in it. Is there any way, besides just trial and error, to correctly guess some digits/letters ? I really don't want to go through the ...
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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 ...