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Xbox Live: How to set up Xbox Live

Xbox 360: Setting up Xbox Live

To setup Xbox Live on your Xbox 360, follow the steps shown below:

1. Get access to High-Speed Internet Service (DSL or Cable): Xbox Live Compatible ISPs
2. Connect to your home network, for instructions, visit: Home Networking
3. Once you are connected to Xbox Live follow these steps to create your profile from your console:

  • In the Xbox Live section, select Join Xbox Live, and then press the A button.
  • Press the A button again.
  • Follow the directions on the screen.
  • Select a membership (only a Gold account will allow you to play other gamers)
  • Tips for creating a new profile:
    - When creating a Windows Live ID, use an email address that you commonly use
    - Record your email address, gamertag and password for future reference
    - You can only associate one email address with one Windows Live ID

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    The first thing you need to do is head over to this website. The site is run by Tropicana Twister and they are the ones who will give you the free Xbox Live codes.

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    You should see the screenshot below. All you need to do next is fill in your details: username, email address, date of birth and password (it doesn't matter if you give your real email address or not).

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