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I have the xbox plugged into my wireless modem. Will that work? How do i connect ot xbox live?

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Http://support.xbox.com/support/en/us/xbox/xboxlive/default.aspx

Use this it has many many help options and ways for you to connect to live,

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    the usual 'bay' shop (u know who i mean??) have numerous suppliers....u dont want to be paying more than £5 for at least a 5 metre one !

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