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Xbox live connection

How do i use my usb broadband dongle from "3", to connect to xbox live?.either via my muti media pc,or could i plug it directly in to my 360,and use it like that?.what do i need to buy,that would enable me to get it connected?.

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  • t n t 2511 May 04, 2008

    i have just got a 3 usb dongle and i want to connect my xbox so i can play online what else do i need to get me started

  • ST0N4 Aug 01, 2008

    i have a usb broadband dongle from 3 and don't no whether or not i can connect to xbox live or not my network say's wired but no matter wot i do: type in the ip address that bebo said is my address or try and connect automatically it always say's ip address failed x x x x plz help me



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Three is the network
connect and install three usb modem
connect xbox to pc with ethernet cable
then start right click my network places and go to properties in network connections right click 3 usb modem then properties then advanced, tick the box allow other network users' then okay
now connect 3 3g device turn on xbox and BINGO !

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Try will show you step by step

Posted on Oct 31, 2008


I don't quite understand your question: What is the "3" from which you got a USB broadband dongle?

Microsoft does sell a plug-in wireless networking adapter for the Xbox360. That's the only way to get Wifi networking enabled on the Xbox360. Your other alternative is to run a standard network cable from the Xbox360 to a network router / residential gateway that then connects to your cable or ADSL modem. If your broadband connection goes directly into your PC (no router / gateway) then I'm not sure how to fix that. You should call your broadband company and explain that you want to hook a game console into your home broadband network.

Posted on Dec 19, 2007

You can attach your 3 dongle to a computer and hard wire (ethernet) your xbox into the computer. Then set up a home network with your 3 modem as the internet connection it should then work fine. This is how a friend and me have set it up.

Posted on Sep 17, 2008

I keep on failing ip address and i always look for help but i dont quite undestand?!?!? please help

Posted on Jan 19, 2008

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