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System shuts off when USB device is plugged in

When I go to plug in my USB cord for my rechargeable battery, my system shuts down and gives me three red rings. I noticed that the light on my power brick is orange instead of green, but the console plays normally when my USB plug isn't plugged in. Could this be causing my prblems with my USB device? And if not what is going on... I don't want to have to keep buying batteries, that's why I bought the rechargeable pack in the first place. Oh , by the way, my recharge pack was working fine for 3 months before this started happening. This started after I rearrangd my room and hooked everything back up.

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  • brianrohde Jun 22, 2009

    Thanks. I mean, I can use regular batteries, I just don't want to..lol... I play A LOT so it's why I bought the rechargeable in the first place. I also sent an email about this to the Microsoft tech site as well. Hopefully they can give me some info other than "send it in and you'll get it back in 6-8 weeks". I'll post an update and any solutions they give me.

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Maybe you made something loose in the 360 when you moved it. The best thing would be to call microsoft at 1-800-4MYXBOX (I think that's the number but you might want to check xbox.com) and inform them of your problem and they will see what they can do for you. I hope this helped solve your problem.

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    That would be the best thing right now

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