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Xbox 360 not starting up

I turn on the 360 and the green light in the middle turns on but that's as far as it goes, doesn't read the 360 controller, no image and no sound. No other lights come on.

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If you're using HDMI to connect, make sure the TV is on the correct input as the console will 'wait' for a valid signal before powering up fully (on some TV's).

Also check the colour of the Power Adapter when you have powered up the x360.

Here is a link to troubleshoot the power adapter based on the colour of the light on it:

http://support.xbox.com/support/en/us/nxe/hardware/console/setupyourconsole/connecttopowerlist.aspx

Hope this helps.


Posted on Jul 21, 2009

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SOURCE: I turn on the 360

You could try a new set of cables to make sure that it isn't the issue.

Posted on May 03, 2011

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