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How to install new games to my modified xbox

I just bought a modified xbox with 80 gig hard disc complete with 40 games installed, i wish to know how to add more games to that existing games in my hard disc. thanks!

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Depending on your dashboard there is usually a file explorer of some sort try using it to and choosing your d drive and then locating where the games are on the xbox so you can copy the files to that location

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Didnt it come with a application called dvd2xbox? try that

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To install a game on your hard drive loadTOCNode(2, 'moreinformation');
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    Note After you insert the disc, the default option is to automatically start the game. If this happens, exit the game and return to the Xbox Dashboard.
  2. From the Xbox Dashboard, go to My Xbox.
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To play a game from your hard drive loadTOCNode(2, 'moreinformation');
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To delete a single game from your hard drive loadTOCNode(2, 'moreinformation');
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  2. Go to My Xbox, and then select the game you want to delete.
  3. Press the Y button on your controller.
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  2. Select Memory.
  3. Select Hard Drive.
  4. Select Games.
  5. Select the game you want to delete.
  6. Select Delete.
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Seeing that you mentioned you have purchased a hard drive then I would recommend you install the game to your hard drive and try play after that. This will resolve any issues possably of your disk drive possably getting hung up during gameplay.

follow these instructions to get your game installed on your hard drive:

Install Xbox 360 games on your hard drive from a game disc Note Installing an Xbox 360 game on a hard drive requires between 4 and 8 gigabytes (GB) of free disc space.
  1. Insert the game disc into the disc drive.

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    Note After you insert the disc, the default option is to automatically start the game. If the game starts, exit the game, and return to the Xbox Dashboard.

  2. From the Xbox Dashboard, go to My Xbox.
  3. Select the game you want to install.
  4. Press Y on your controller.
  5. Select Install to Hard Drive.

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    A progress indicator appears while your game is being installed on your hard drive.
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  • Multidisc game? Install each disc to your hard drive.

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