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My sons 360 there has no color. We have looked at the connections and everything is plugged in correclty. The 360 is about 2 years old.

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    Hey, the same exact thing happenned to me today, but my xbox is only 5 months or so old... i can =hear sound, just no picture

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The box has seen its years try to clean off the processors and put bolts instead of xclamps on it.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bo2dl2vlwis

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What do i do if a red ring comes on the xbox


This problem depends on how many red lights there are. The problems can be from a corrupt hard drive, to an overheated console. In this solution, I will mention all problems, and solutions.

1 Red Ring means hardware failure in your Xbox console. It can also mean hard drive corruption. There are multiple solutions to this problem. Turn off your console and unplug every single cord, cable, and memory device on your console. Wait about twenty seconds, and plug everything back in into it's origanal spot, and make sure everything is connected correctly. If the problem still occurs, try unplugging the console's hard drive, then turn on your Xbox 360. If your console then works after this, it could mean your hard drive is corrupt, or broken. Make sure to also disconnect all other memory units out of your console, such as a memory card. If the problem continues, contact Microsoft Support at the following link.

http://www.xbox.com/support/contact

2 Red Rings means that your Xbox 360 console is overheating. Overheating is a common problem with Xbox 360 consoles. Turn off your Xbox console. Make sure it is in a roomy spot, and not near a heated spot. Also make sure it is not on top of a towel, or anyplace cluttered. As seen here,

natesprague6_4.jpg NEVER cool off a Xbox 360 in a refridgerator, or freezer. This may cause further problems to your console.

3 Red Rings means there is a hardware problem, or something wrong with your power supply. To solve this, make sure the color on your power supply is always orange, when your Xbox 360 is off. Also make sure the color is always GREEN when it is on. If it is RED when you turn your Xbox on, try unplugging every cord, cable, and memory device on your console, and plugging it back in about 20 seconds after, and make sure all plugs are connected securely into it's socket. If this does not resolve your issue, contact Microsoft support at the link at the following link,

http://www.xbox.com/support/contact

4 Red Rings indicates that there is no audio/video plugs detected from your AV plug. This is a simple problem to fix. Make sure all plugs are connected firmly into the correct color sockets on your TV. The following colors are the ones that need to be plugged in a Flat Screen TV,
2 Red, 1 Green, 1 Blue, 1 White. As seen here,


natesprague6_5.jpg Although, on a small, old TV, you usually only need to connect the yellow, and white cables. Make sure if you're using an old TV that does not support HD, switch the AV cable to 'TV', if it is switched to 'HD'. If this does not work, you may have to buy a new AV cable.

I hope this helped you, and the Fixya community! Contact me if you're still having trouble!

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Unplayable disc


you will need to have the lens repaired or replaced - costs about $80-100

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I have a tevion steering wheel (5 years old not used yet) can I connect it to my xbox 360 elite. the connection leads have 4 plugs one for GC, one for Play station 1/2 , one for pc(usb) and one for Xbox....


Sorry to be the one to break this to you mate, but the Tevion steering wheel is only compatible with the following;
  • Game Cube
  • Playstation 1
  • Playstation 2
  • PC
  • Original Xbox
Now I can not guarantee this will work, but before you give up completely, Try Using the USB plug for the PC in one of the USB ports for the xbox 360 elite. They are located to the right of the front if you have your xbox 360 elite lying down flat, under a small flap. I use a Keyboard intented for a computer with my xbox 360 S in the same manner, so hopefully that will work.

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I am a parent and i am trying to create an XBOX 360 live account for my son but it wont work. We get an error message 'email password entered invalid


If it is connecting to the internet just fine then the only problems that I can think of that you might want to look into are.

1: Make sure the password is at least 6 characters long.

2: Try using a different e-mail address, example: If your using an aol e-mail then try using yahoo or hotmail email.

Make sure you read everything, just in case you missed something.

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My son has a Xbox 360 will power no pic just audio.


The problem here is the part where you plug the AV cable into the 360 has melted and/or corrupted and your VGA chip has melted) --- therefore - cannot read the cable and in other words.

There is high chance it's a scaler chip problem (the "ANA" or "HANA" chip near the AV cable connection) it can also be caused by a faulty AV cable so check that first. In some cases it is a problem with the GPU and may be repairable by doing the x-clamp replacement. Also try this take the AV cable, plug it out and plug it in, if it still doesn't work unplug it, wipe the metal part with a soft cloth then plug it in. That might help.

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Xbox 360 problem


If you can still HEAR sound, but can't see. Check your Audio Video Cable.

It's the colorful one (red, white, yellow) (red, blue green, white, red)

Make sure the connections are secure into the back of the TV as well as the connection to the back of the Xbox 360.

Jul 18, 2008 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console

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Xbox 360


It you are not getting any error lights at all when you turn it on it is a power issue. What color lights are on the power supply when you plug it in (before powering the 360 on) and what color lights do you have after you try to power it on? Orange means the power supply is in stand-by mode or the plug is not correctly plugged into the system (when you try to power it on. Red means the power supply detected a fault, it is either too much current, to little current or overheated power supply. Plug the power unit directly into a wall outlet, no extension cords or power supplies. Has you son changed or played with the faceplate? Sometimes when you remove or change the faceplate they don't seat correctly and the power button on the faceplate does not contact the power switch under the faceplate. My guess would be an issue with the power supply so I would start there first.

Best,
Bob

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Brand new xboxdoes not play in color on TV set at school.


Does his TV have other RCA in ports? If so, he should try connecting the 360 to the other one as it could be defective. If he connects a DVD player to the same ports, does he get the same problem? What sort of cables is he using? If he's using a component cable (RGB or YPbPr), he should try using a normal RCA cable. Also, when connecting the 360 to the other TV sets, did you use the same cables he used when he connected it to his TV set? If not, you should try switching the cable.

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