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I am trying to upgrade the firmware of my xbox 360 and i do not have xbox live and for some reason i cannot get onto the xbox web site it just shows up as a connection problem. this only happens when i try to access xbox. com and only xbox.com from both computers in the house

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Well thats very strange because it should work..
If not try googling xbox360 update download.

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Sometimes it may depend on the connectivity of the level your internet. A while ago I had a lot of problems with internet and like you, my games often crashed.

The easiest thing is to check your connection and make sure you are getting a strong signal.

On Xbox 360 to check your connection just follow this link:

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The next thing, try replacing your router, when I bought my new router my problems stopped. You can also upgrade to a newer modem to DOCSIS 3.0. This of course depends on your internet speed. If you are below 20mbs I wouldn't worry about upgrading just yet. But upgrading never hurts. However, if you are trying to get 50mbs or more DOCSIS 2.0 bottlenecks. While I am no expert on modems. I think the DOCSIS 2.0 modem bottlenecks around 38mbs.

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This issue occurs if your router or the gateway is incompatible with Xbox Live, or if your router or the gateway has an incorrect MTU setting. Note: Xbox Live requires a minimum MTU setting of 1364. We recommend that you try out the steps shown below.

Things to try:
1. Ensure that you have properly setup your connection to Live by using the Connectivity Wizard http://www.xbox.com/en-US/support/connecttolive/xbox360/connectionmethods/webconnectivitywizard.htm
2. Visit the following Web site to determine whether you have the correct firmware version that has been certified as compatible: http://www.xbox.com/en-US/live/connect/routerlanding.htm
3. See the router or gateway instruction manual for information about how to change the MTU setting to 1364, to do this, or to determine whether your router supports this feature, see the router support documentation or contact support for your router device.
4. If you share a connection with a router and a modem, try a direct connection without the router.

For additional information on this topic refer to the following KB article: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/908882/

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Ensure your Xbox 360 is equipped to handle your new USB driver. Microsoft urges USB driver users to upgrade their consoles to a spring 2010 version or better. Use Xbox Live, a flash drive or a CD burner to perform the firmware upgrade.

1. Configure your USB device after your console's upgrade is completed. With the console on and connected with a working television, plug the USB driver into an available USB port on your Xbox 360.
2. Use your controller to choose "My Xbox" then "System settings." Then choose "Memory."

3. Pick "USB Storage Device" from the "Storage Devices" menu. Choose "Configure now" to ready your device for its first download. Follow the remaining prompts to configure the driver.
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  1. Turn off your Xbox 360 and disconnect anything from the I/O port on the back of the console.
  2. Insert your Xbox 360 wireless adapter to the I/O port as instructed by the wireless adapter manual.
  3. Connect the wireless adapter cable to your Xbox 360 I/O port.
  4. Flip up the network adapter's antenna.
  5. Turn on your Xbox 360.
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    • If you are using an encrypted wireless network click the System tab, and then click Network Settings and continue with Step 6.
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D-Link routers empower gamers to easily connect their Microsoft xbox to network and experience lag-free online gaming. All you need is a D-Link router to go along with your broadband connection and xbox Live subscription and you can go head to head with friends and adversaries from around the world.

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