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Xboxlive update when i try to access xbox live on my 360 it says i have to download a console update to go on xbox live when i try to apply the update it says that it cant download the update and to test the connections and try again!! i have checked the connections and tested the connection but the update will still not download!!! what do i do?? please help!! thanks

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  • marvel0809 Dec 30, 2007

    same ordeal

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  • tc1407 Dec 31, 2007

    Same problem. Tried repeatedly, but it won't download the update. One time, it had the progress bar going as if the update was downloading, but when it finished, it said it was unable to download update.

  • madinho Dec 31, 2007

    when i try to access xbox live on my 360 it says i have to download a console update to go on xbox live when i try to apply the update it says that it cant download the update and to test the connections and try again!! i have checked the connections and tested the connection but the update will still not download!!! what do i do?? please help!! thanks

  • Jarhead02 Dec 31, 2007

    i was at a friends house the other day and it wasent down there???

  • Anonymous Jan 03, 2008

    the xbox tells me to connect to a wireless system or a computer product but i,m comfused can anyone help me?

  • Anonymous Mar 10, 2008

    When I put a game into my xbox 360 it disconnects me from xbox live and tries to down load an update that is not available. These are older games like Rainbow Six Vegas. Because it cannot find the update it will not allow me to play multiplayer. I can play the game in sigle player but cannot connect to xbox live. I can play the newer games like Army of Two. I have tried deleting the save games and resetting my gateway but nothing helps.

  • Anonymous May 01, 2008

    my system says i need anupdate disk

  • redmondmf May 01, 2008

    im the same it says to update but u have to be signed in to xbox live wen i go to sign in it says update required wat do i do it wont let me sign in

  • Anonymous Aug 28, 2008

    I have to sign on everytime.I ture on my xbox



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Xbox Live is having problems guys they are working on it and hope to have it fixed sometime this week the problem you guys are having is due to the xbox live being down. Although it isnt completely down they are having gameing issues as well as download issues and voicemail issues. If you want to find out more you can go to and seach status to see if they have resolved the issue yet.

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  • Anthony Jan 02, 2008

    you can look on there website jarhead02 xboxlive is down and has been since about friday last week. If you check the website they will tell you more im just letting you know that your problem is because they cant get it right atm you are connected one min and then bam your not anymore. or you'll be playing a game and you'll get kicked with full connection. its very frustrating i play call of duty 4 and i cant right now cause there down.

  • Anthony Jan 02, 2008

    I just checked it it should be good to go its back up and running smothly try your update again jarhead.



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STATUS CODE 4099-4174-1600-0700-C000-000E has a handy search page to lookup error codes:

From that page, those is the answer and resolution they give, good luck:
" Error C000-000E occurs when you try to download an update to your Xbox 360 console
You see the following error when you try to download an update to your Xbox 360 console:
error code xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-C000-000E
Update failed.
Note In this error code, the "x" digits vary.
This error message means your console could not download a software update from Xbox Live.
To resolve this problem, try the following solutions:
Solution 1: Try installing the update again.
Solution 2: If you're having problems connecting or staying connected to Xbox Live, see Troubleshoot your Xbox Live connection.
Note You can also update your console software by copying the update to a USB flash drive or a disc and then applying it to the console. "

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Hi Jennie

First make sure that your xbox has the most up to date live update, you can do this on your computer by going to and downloading it and then putting it on a usb disk and plugging it in to your xbox, 9 time out of 10 this will solve connecting to xbox live problems

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I try to play movies and music off flashdrive and it says i have to do a media update how do i do that ihave a new Xbox slim 250gb

The easiest way to update your console software is to connect to Xbox LIVE. To update your console by using Xbox LIVE, all you need is an Internet connection.
  1. Connect your Xbox 360 console to the Internet.
  2. On the console, go to My Xbox, and then select System Settings.
  3. Select Network Settings.
  4. Select Wired Network or the name of your wireless network, if you are prompted to do so.
  5. Select Test Xbox LIVE Connection.
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if you have a usb modem and a laptop it is real easy. I hav been playing xboxlive in nigeria since i move here, but it is not as much fun. your ping or latency is goin to be really high because of the facts that there is no xboxlive in nigeria and nigerian internet aint that good. you will hav to join British or American xboxlive. its sumtimes fustratating. ill give the steps in any case
1) connect xbox 360 to laptop with ethernet cable
2) change ur ip of xbox to, and ur pc ip to
3) do not do anything to DNS
4) Go to network and sharing center >> manage network connections >> right click on dail up icon >> properties >> click on sharing tabs, and check all blocks. click apply ok and what not
5) try to connect to xbox live, it wont work right away, so try and try
6) if u hav any problems, search it on google
NOTE: Thins is for Windows Vista and Windows 7

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Xbox live is down atm most of the online games right now are not working and the voicemail and messaging systems are down. Im sure that the downloading system is also down. They now about it and are working on it. If you would like to track the status go to and search status this will bring you the xbox live status whether it is working atm or not just yet they hope to have it working this week. This issue started on friday or saturday this past week.

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everyones having the same problem best advice is to wait it out ><

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For some reason everyone has the same problem buy the Xbox 360 wireless kit and should work but for now you might as well just wait untill get its fixed

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