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Error 71 on screen

Got a red light followed by error 71 on screen

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  • vagaagaa Mar 22, 2009

    nothing works is my only other solution to turn in my xbox and have them repair it or is that even worth it how much does that cost because its almost probly cheap enough to buy a new one if i have to send the damn th9ing in why must these things happen i dont understand i want to shoot peope they wont let me and thats not fair **** that damn red light in the corner of my for lights its not cool its not cool at all that not coool so any way help

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This error is caused by a bad update. go to the system blade, select memory, press y on the HD symbol, press x,x,Left bumper, right bumper, x, x, a message will appear, select yes

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Hi, i have problem E 74 one red light ..... would


E74 is due to an inherent engineering flaw and will continue on new consoles until Microsoft institutes a revision.


E 74, E 79, E 71 is shown on screen and a solution to fix it is by ensuring that your A/V connections on your Xbox 360 is secured. Another possible cause to the error is that there is a power surge or outage on your system.

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Jan 03, 2011 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Elite Console

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Turn the console on, displays the xbox screen then screen goes off and a red light starts flashing on console, says system error


is this a single red light? if so, it is a E code error. if there are 2, it is a overheating problem. if its 3, it is a general system error which could be a number of things which you need to figure out the secondary error code to narrow down the problem.
to find the secondary error code:
1. after the red lights start flashing, hold down the "controller sync" button.
2. push the "eject" button 4 times and count the amount of red lights that flash. the red lights will begin to flash rapidly. secondary error codes are only 4 numbers. 1 light = 1, 2 lights = 2, 3 lights = 3 and 4 lights = 4.
after you get the code go to this website, and on the right hand side of the screen under "Xbox Repair Guide" select your PRIMARY error code (1,2,3 or 4 slow flashing red lights). then it will ask you to enter your SECONDARY error code, which is the one you discovered in the steps above.
this will give you a very narrowed down idea of what is wrong with your console, and will give us "questions answerers" a better idea on how to help ya out!

Jan 01, 2011 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console

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When i put a game into my xbox to play it it comes up with this writing in japanese and german and sais error E 71 can you help i no it is not the red ring of death bacause it only has one red bar ???


The error code E71 with one red light flashing on the Ring of Light means that the console is having trouble accessing the memory device which is the hard drive. what you can do is to remove the hard drive and power on your console, if it starts up fine it means you need to replace the hard drive. If it does the same thing without the hard drive, well your console is having hardware failure inside and needs technical repairs, you contact Microsoft and have it fixed for free if it is in-warranty.

Jun 01, 2010 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Arcade

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A red light keeps flashing and the screen says error when it comes on


If you have a red light flashing then you have one of the following: 1 red light e74, 2 red lights - overheating, 3 red lights GPU and the CPU, or 4 red lights you need to plug the av cable in.

For the 1, 2 , 3 red lights you can send it in to get it fixed or reapair it yourself with a good guide

Oct 26, 2009 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console

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When i turn on my xbox one red light come on an it say system error contact xbox customer support systemfehler E 74


One red light means one of the following, according to Microsoft:
This type of error will show an Error On The Screen. The Error List Is As Follows:E64 - Error: Key Not Valid Or Firmware Problem.
E65 - Error: Key Not Valid Or Firmware Problem Or Flashrom Is Not Responding.
E67 - Error: Hard Drive Install Problem, Attempt To Re-Install.
E68 - Error: Hard Drive Install Problem, Attempt To Re-Install.
E69 - Error: Hard Drive Install Problem, Attempt To Re-Install.
E74 - Error: Video Cable Problem. Possible Damaged Video Cable


Depending on what error code you get, try fixing whatever the corresponding error message is, above.

Mar 19, 2009 | Microsoft Video Game Consoles

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When i start the xbox it runs but nothing comes out at screen


I have fixed on with the same problem. Everything works but now video on the screen. You will need the same fix as the 3 red light.

Check out this site for a repair kit. It's like $10 and you get everything you need.

Xbox repair kit

Dec 18, 2008 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console

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Switch computer on and the light is red but on the screen it says system error contact xbox customer support


SYMPTOMS loadTOCNode(1, 'symptoms'); You receive the following error message in multiple languages: System Error. Contact Xbox Customer Support. CAUSE loadTOCNode(1, 'cause'); Typically, this error message is caused by a hardware failure. THINGS TO TRY loadTOCNode(1, 'whattotry'); Note If you receive an error message and see one flashing red light on the front of the console, see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base: 907536 (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/907536/) Xbox 360: One red light flashes on the Ring of Light and you receive an error message 1. Turn off the console, disconnect and then reconnect all cables. Turn the console on again. 2. If an Xbox Hard Disk Drive is attached to the console, turn off the console, and then remove the Hard Disk.

For more information about how to remove the Hard Drive, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base: 906204 (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/906204/) Xbox 360: How to attach or remove the Xbox 360 Hard Drive Turn on the console, and then test for the error message. If you do not receive the error message, turn off the console, and then reattach the Hard Disk. Alternate testing with the hard drive connected and removed to see whether the error message occurs only when the hard drive is attached. If the on-screen alpha-numeric error is E67 in the error message, see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base: 917874 (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/917874/) Xbox 360: One red light flashes on the Ring of Light, and you receive error E67, E68, or E69 3. If an Xbox Memory Unit (MU) is plugged in to the console, turn off the console, and then remove the Memory Unit. Turn on the console again and test for the error message. If the error message does not reoccur, turn off the console, and then reinsert the MU. Alternate testing with the MU inserted and removed to see if the error message occurs only when the MU is inserted. 4. If you continue to experience this behavior, contact Xbox Customer Service.

Jul 17, 2008 | Video Game Consoles

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Xbox 260 error 71


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Apr 17, 2008 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console

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Xbox360 error code


Your description is not very clear for the light sequence and actual error code displayed on screen.

The following web site has a good list of error codes and remedial advice. Check it out and let us know if this helps you pin down the error code.

Oct 11, 2007 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console

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