USE WITH CAUTION - This tag is exclusively for questions about the original Xbox, released in 2001. It should not be used for Xbox 360, Xbox One, or the 'Xbox Games' feature of Windows 10.

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What was Geometry Wars coded in? [on hold]

What language was the arcade game Geometry Wars (for Xbox 360, and later Geometry Wars: Evolved for the same console) coded in? What tools or development environment were used?
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Xbox 360 to Windows 10 [closed]

I'm trying to join my Xbox 360 friends on the PC but it just won't work I've always wanted to try because my Xbox got red ring of death and I miss them
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XBOX 360 S LIGHTS UP BUT DOESNT DO ANYTHING

I've had an xbox 360 s for about 2 years now and I've had this problem continuously. The 1st time my xbox arrived it worked perfectly (it had a 500 gb external HDD included with almost 80 games). ...
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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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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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How would one go about digitizing/backing up original xbox game disks to pc or external hard drive?

Greetings Stack Exchange! I had been digitizing my physical video game library until I hit a snag in copying my original xbox games. It was easy enough to create iso files from PS1 and PS2 disks. When ...
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Does the Xbox One have backward compatibility for games on the original Xbox?

I am aware about select Xbox 360 games being able to be played on the Xbox One, but what about the games for the original Xbox?
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How do I control my DVD using the Xbox in order to watch a movie?

How do I control my DVD using the Xbox to watch a movie? Do I use the joystick or voice commands or something else?
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Amazon game controller on PC or X-Box?

I found an Amazon Fire TV game controller at Goodwill for a steal, but I don't have Fire TV. Can I hook this up to a PC, X-Box 360, or X-Box One?
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Unable to turn in Minecraft, but can move forwards and backwards

My son logs on to Minecraft, chooses the hard drive as storage, chooses a world, but when he enters he is unable to turn his character. He can move forwards and backwards, but unable to turn. This is ...
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What are the original Xbox hardware revisions?

I am looking into buying a used (original) Xbox. However I am aware that there have been several different hardware versions and am trying to find information on the specific differences and advice on ...
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Xbox 360 Flash Drives and Original Xbox Games

After researching why I was unable to successfully play Halo 2 on my Xbox 360, I found numerous articles that have brought me to the conclusion that I bought a counterfeit hard drive off of eBay a ...
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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 billing....
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Using a Wii classic controller with Xbox

I just ordered an original Xbox and a controller. However, I also have a Wii classic controller pro that I don't use anymore. I am wondering if there is some way for me to connect my Wii controller to ...
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How to Get Mods on a Hardmod (Modchip) Original Xbox?

I've gotten back into my Original Xbox a couple of days ago, and I've been wanting to mod one of my favorite games, SWKotOR 2 TSL (Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords), but haven'...
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Can the original Xbox (not Xbox One) read data DVDs?

I have an original xbox and was wondering is, as the title states, if it can read data DVDs? I know that it can read CDs and import songs, but can it read data DVDs and import songs that way? Thanks!...
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Is it possible to play Halo 1 over System Link/LAN between an Xbox and an Xbox 360?

Is it possible to play Halo: Combat Evolved with System Link/LAN between an Xbox and an Xbox 360?
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xbox live account unique to console or profile?

Me and my college friend are two noobs which just bought a xbox, before registering on xbox live I wanted to ask this: We made two profiles on console. Now for registering to xbox live, does this ...
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Can you still play PSO Episode I & II on Xbox?

I heard that you need a Xbox Live account to play Phantasy Star Online Episode I & II on Xbox, even for the offline mode. Unfortunately, the service was shut down for the first Xbox generation (...
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Xbox Live Email Extension?

I have an Xbox Live account. When I made it, I don't recall selecting much more than my username. Now I want to login with to a website but I need to know what the standard ending for an Xbox Live ...
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Syncing Xbox Wireless Controller w/ Mac

Can anybody please assist me in furthering my attempts to get my Xbox controller properly synced with my Mac Pro? I'm using Snow Leopard and I have downloaded the driver software from tattiebogle.com. ...
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What are the consequences of recovering my gamer tag?

I'd like to track achievements and access cloud saves tied to my Xbox live account. Id like to do this from a friends Xbox. Ive read the best way to do this is to recover the gamer tag. If I recover ...
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Why did I lose my Xbox achievements?

When I first got my Xbox, 5 or so years ago, I didn't have an Xbox Live account. I wasn't even registered for a free Silver Membership. I played games on it; then, a few months ago, I got a Gold ...
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What are my options for Xbox Live with a poor Internet connection?

I work on an oil and gas rig and I have a very poor Internet connection. We use satellite Internet provided by a company called DrillCom. When I connect my Xbox with Ethernet to the DrillCom box, it ...