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I am trying to connect my xbox 360 to the internet. but when I instantiate the test connection it says that the IP address failed. I have my x box connected to a router, with a stable internet connection. I am not sure what to do.

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Hi there, there are a few different things you can try, but the easiest is to set up your IP address manually.

There's a very good guide to how to do it (along with trouble-shooting tips if you have further issues) here.

Good luck!

Posted on Apr 15, 2008

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