Questions tagged [xbox]

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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Why does my xbox controller not work? [closed]

I haven’t done anything wrong to my controller, I bought a new one on the Feb 16th 2019, but it still isn’t working, my old controller has the same problem as well , how do I fix this? I tried using ...
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Is it possible to un-invert the Y-axis on the camera on Driv3r?

Driv3r (or Driver 3) was a huge bomb, for a lot of valid reasons, and one of the things that irks me the most is that the camera's Y-axis is inverted, and there is no way to change it...or is there? ...
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Original Xbox performance

So, I have been playing King Kong on the original Xbox and it runs both amazing and badly. If I’m in a cave or a small area, it runs smooth, but if it’s raining, or I’m in an open area or so on, it ...
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How to use NTSC xbox in europe

I just bought myself an original Xbox (NTSC) and I currently live in Europe (Germany). I have a question regarding NTSC/PAL: What can i do about the voltage difference of the sockets in germany (230V) ...
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Strange Load error message when trying to load an old save?

Today I decided to play Morrowind after a long break from the game. Strangely, a save that was working properly last I checked gave me a message saying "Unable to load save game. Press a to continue." ...
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What is the correct way to capitalise the name 'XBOX'?

I've always written 'Xbox' myself, but saw 'xBox' today and realised I would like some clarification on the right way to write it. In fact, is it even one word? Is it 'X Box'? Is there a correct way ...
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Can I use Xbox 360 controllers with Xbox Classic (first generation of Xbox)?

This is a tricky question and I can't find reliable answer anywhere on the Internet. I love my old Xbox Classic (the first Xbox console from 2001). Unfortunately both my original pads have died, then ...
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How many original Xbox systems could you system link together?

I was discussing this with a co-worker and we are trying to remember if it was 4 or 8 original Xbox game consoles that you could link together to play games. I think it was 4. He thinks it was 8. So ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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 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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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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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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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 ...