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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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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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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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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 ...
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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 Original X-box Hardware Revisions?

I am looking into buying a used (original) X-Box. However I am aware that there have been several different hardware versions and am trying to find information on the specific differences and advice ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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Can I safely sell an Xbox 360 with XBLA games on the HDD?

Or will the buyer be able to find all of my payment information and stuff? Obviously, my personal gamertag has been deleted.
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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? ...
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Do I need to re-login on all XBoxes after changing my password?

I was at my friend's house and I signed into my Xbox One account, but I hit remember password by mistake. I went home and changed my password. Can my friend still log into my account from his Xbox, ...
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How do you download a game purchased from the xbox marketplace to a USB flash drive?

I am not a gamer and am trying to help my son download a game we purchased from the xbox marketplace. The game will not download because it is trying to load to the hard drive which only has 1.3gb ...
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Xbox Online Data Transfer

So recently I have decided to create a new Xbox account but all of my online data is stuck on my old account. I know how to transfer offline data like single player using horizon but I do now know if ...
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Can I connect a normal RCA cable to my XBOX 360 E to get video?

I want to connect my XBOX 360E to my TV that only has RCA(A/V) inputs and TV signal inputs. I lost my XBOX RCA cable. And I cannot buy a new XBOX one. I bought a standard one but it did not work. I ...
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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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Xbox 360 not connecting to Xbox One via HDMI

I have read a few places online stating that Xbox 360 can be plugged into the HDMI cable in port on an Xbox One and 360 games can be played via the tv snap in by accessing the 360. Sounds simple ...
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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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Custom Gamertag lists

Just wondering, how would I go about creating custom lists for searching Gamertags. Like, A-Z, 0-9, and including spaces but ONLY 4 characters Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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In borderlands two how do you get the boxs in sanctuary on in the cage in your house and the other by the fast travel station [duplicate]

I just want to get the stuff inside so I'm have a better aresonal and stop dying as much