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XBOX 360 picture breaks up

It seems when I am playing a game, blocks appear all over the screen breaking the picture up

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Does it happen with every game or just some of them? Could be a issue with the graphics card in the XBox 360.

Posted on Nov 09, 2007

  • Joseph Murphy
    Joseph Murphy Nov 11, 2007

    Call xbox support and see if they can troubleshoot it, if not they can send you a box to ship it in for repair if it's under warranty.



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