Question about Microsoft Xbox 360 Console
I need your help, my son is freeking out because his 2 month old xbox 360 just won't even turn on. The orange lihgt on the black power box thing is on, but the system won't do anything at all! What should I do?? Why are there so many problems with these consoles, and why isn't microsoft replacing them or fixing them for free??? Thanks.
Yo i tried everything and it turned out to be what one dude on her said about the usb ....if u look close in the usb port ...ther is 4 things sticking out ..in one port they were all straight ...in the other port they were crushed up against the wall so i took a knife and smashed them back down away from the wall make sure they are pointed down AWAY from the walll i cant plug a controller in that port but i can the other port.....soooooooooooooooooo it dont matter and bammmmmmmmmmmmm it came on i started **** in front of everyone
Posted on Nov 17, 2009
It's the usb on the front grounding against the usb sleeve....
Posted on Apr 14, 2010
Right my xbox wont turn on with controller or xbox.
ive checked for dirt in the plug ect.
orange light is on.
no bends in the usb things.
there is nothing visibly wrong with my xbox im not on live and it simply wont turn on.. can anyone suggest anything? thanks
Posted on Jul 04, 2010
My xbox wont even turn on either! i might aswell get a ps3!
Posted on Jun 02, 2008
Ok so on tje powercord is a smaaall switch i had the same problem you move it back and forth and it turns the cable on and off
Posted on Jun 12, 2008
Posted on Jan 01, 2010
Go buy somethink else its **** n £350 pound down the drain thanks to crappy microsoft i hope they go bust in this credit crunch
Posted on Oct 10, 2008
Most likely you have had a short in the box that box is a surge protector but i think you got to replace them if something like that happens the light is supposed to be a lighter color yellow witrh a little tint of orange
Posted on Sep 16, 2009
My xbox360 wont turn on .......... i think it has somthing to do with the back were you plug the thing into .... one of the black things are missing PLEASE HELP ME
Posted on Nov 28, 2009
My xbox 360 wont turn back on after i had a green screen. i dont know what to do.
Posted on Aug 23, 2010
My orange light is on on my powerbox i tryed everything the only thing that im afaid to do is to take it apart because im not sure if it is the powerbox...maybe someone can help me?
Posted on Jun 16, 2010
I too **** in front of everyone and then got it on everyone! My USB port prongs were F'ed in the A! (dont know how that happend??) Pried them away from the wall of the usb port and BAMN thats when the **** happend! :) Trust me this works! Thank you oh god pees37!! If your ever in the MN area hit me up for a special thanks! ;)
Posted on Sep 09, 2010
I have only 2 plug ins on one wall and my t.v. and stuff is on this other side so I use like 2 small extension cords that have like 3 plug ins on them and one of them must have been bad because my xbox randomly shut off last night and I was to tired to fix it and I plugged and un plugged it a lot and it would not turn on but I changed one of the outlets and it worked so if you use those try switching plug ins.
Posted on Jun 06, 2013
Im having a simaler problem... my turns on **** only for a fractoin of a second.. watch my youtube clip and you will see http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sPNENs5ZiLw
please helpp!! :)
Posted on Dec 12, 2010
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: my xbox 360 won't turn on!!!
That means that the Power box is waiting for the console to be connected. if it does not work again then you can call xbox support to check the warranty of your xbox 360 then send it for repair.
I hope that will help you.
Posted on Apr 19, 2009
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