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Will not download updates for games, etc

Whenever I have to download an update for a game or home, the system begins to download and it stops for no good reason. After a good 5 min it completely stops and says that an error occurred during the process. It only works on occasion but it is very inconvenient and annoying most of the time. Does anyone know what might be wrong?

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  • Anonymous Dec 17, 2008

    I can download demos and connect to the internet, but cannot update games. Error code 80710723 appears.

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I have a very good idea what this problem is, are you using wireless or an ethernet connection?

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