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 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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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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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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Is there an application to AUTOMATICALLY track TOTAL time spent playing console games automatically? Not just one session. (XBOX ONE) [closed]

Before people think this is for one session or a duplicate -- I am asking about a tracking system similar to the Raptr client old console method. You would just play your games on Xbox or PS and it ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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XBOX 360 not connecting to XBOX live but connecting to WiFi network

If I have a standard home Broadband connection, in the UK, which I can connect any device to wirelessly to and it appears to connect OK, and no websites appear to be blocked, but my XBOX 360 connects ...
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Does Battlefield Hardline Premium transfer to XBox One?

I've bought the Hardline Premium package for xbox 360 but have now just bought an xbox One. Will the premium package transfer across or am I going to have to fork out another £40? I've seen theres a ...
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Does Watch Dogs multiplayer require Gold?

I'm thinking of purchasing Watch(_)Dogs for my Xbox 360, but I don't have Gold. Does the multiplayer aspect of the game require Xbox Live Gold?
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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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How to find the better games on Xbox Live Marketplace?

With so many games on Xbox Live Marketplace (XBLM), how can I identify the better games or more popular games from the market?
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how do I use microsoft rewards points?

So every month I get my rewards statement from MS about my XBL rewards...but I have no idea how to use them. I have 24,000 lifetime rewards points. How do I/can I use them?
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Xbox gold membership needs to be split into two to keep teenagers from fighting - please help!

I purchased one xbox gold card for family, now my two teenagers are fighting over it...can I purchase another and move one kids stats to that membership?
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Will a Xbox gamertag transfer remove the account entry in billing.microsoft.com?

I have an issue with my Live ID account. It seems that I have a mismatch of countries in https://billing.microsoft.com for my Xbox Live account. So I need to remove my Xbox Live account (from ...
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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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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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How do I cancel Xbox LIVE automatic renewal online?

Is there a way to discontinue your Xbox Live automatic monthly/annual renewal (and credit card charge) over the Web/Internet?
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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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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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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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Saving Xbox Live profile picture

Is there a way I can save the Xbox Live profile picture to a PC hard disk? I want to use it as my Gravatar.
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How do I make my account able to download “Mature”-rated games?

I have three accounts on my XBox (now it's two). The problem is the main account that I use is not the one that was made first, so when I go to download "Mature" demos it says that "this account is ...
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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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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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Does xbox live gold membership stack when I purchase a new one?

I am currently have a xbox live gold membership set to expire in March 2011. However the price of xbox live is increasing to $59.99 starting November 1, 2010. If I buy a 12 month membership now at ...
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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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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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How do I log into Call of Duty Live as a guest?

A few weeks ago it worked but lately whenever I try to log into live with a guest, it tells me that it can't connect to the internet, but I can log into live just on my own or with a friend using ...
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How do I recover lost achievements?

A few weeks ago my cousin recovered his Gamertag on my Xbox 360 because we were playing Xplosion Man at my place and he wanted to get the achievements. Some time after, he started playing Red Dead ...
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When are local licenses assigned?

Xbox Marketplace purchases come with two licenses: system and local. Respectively, you can use the purchase wherever you're logged in with your gamertag ("system"), or with any gamertag on the ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Xbox Live Family Pack on multiple consoles

If we have 4 xbox's in our house (three in bedrooms and one in the living room), can we buy an Xbox live Family Pack for 12 months (you get 12 months for 4 accounts) and use one account on each Xbox ...
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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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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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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 ...