Question about Microsoft Xbox 360 Console

3 Answers

Xbox 360 Wireless Adaptor problem

Hi

I've bought the Xbox wireless adaptor like a good boy but IT WON'T WORK!

My Wii and PC work fine and my Xbox360 works online if I take it upstairs and connect it to the router by ethernet.

But my wireless adaptor just gives me the solid-red-light-finger!

I've set a static IP for my Xbox that should be fine, and entered the router IP address as gateway and DNS server, plus correct subnet and all that.

My main concern is that the WEP/SSID tab on the screen is greyed out and inaccessible... And also, if I select Restore to Default, the Test Connection option screen comes over...WTF?

So, in short, is there a solution or is something busted?

I look forward to your wisdom

Andy

Posted by on

  • r_schofield Nov 29, 2008

    i carnt connect to xboxlive when i use wirless but when i use wired it lets me play xbox live and all the ip adress and everything is correct

×

3 Answers

I'm having the same problem, talked to the router people, they walked me through all the settings that should work, but still nothing

Posted on Jul 18, 2008

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 7 Answers

Haha idk i guess u will have to take the adapter back.... haha red light finger

Posted on Jul 17, 2008

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 2 Answers

Same thing happened to me , my ps3 and wii both work great with my wireless internet but the xbox is always having problems and that red light comes on

Posted on Aug 05, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Setup xbox360 to internet with laptop


For instructions on setting up the PS3, Xbox, or Wii, for a wireless/Internet connection. please click on this link :- http://fixhomenetwork.com/xbox-play-station-wii.php

Dec 02, 2012 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console

1 Answer

I get no power to my xbox360


you might need a new power cord i've had that same problem with my old xbox so i bought a new power cord and it worked perfectly fine.

Jun 26, 2012 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console

1 Answer

I just bought a Belkin wireless router for my internet to connect with my microsoft xbox 360 wireless adapter. the light turns on the adapter but it is a amber color and not red or green like always...


I've never heard of a Wireless Adapter turning amber or orange? This can be a simple light problem inside your Xbox 360. If it were fixed, the highest possibility is that color should be red. If so, this means the connection is not strong enough to your modem, and adapter. You will have move your Xbox 360 console closer to your wireless modem for the connection to be the best.

Dec 31, 2010 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console

1 Answer

I cant use xbox live without plugging into router which im unable to do. Is there another solution


You can do it wirelessly. You need a wireless router and if you have an older model Xbox(The newer models have the wireless adaptor built in) you need to by the wireless adaptor. Found a Liknsys Cisco wireless N-300 router refurbished on Tiger Direct for under $30. I bought one there excellent same one at Walmart between $60 and $90. The Adaptor for the 360 is $79.99 to $99.99 and you can get those online or at Walmart and Gamestop.

Dec 24, 2010 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console

1 Answer

Wirless adaptor on xbox360


hi
this is a power problem dear
you need to cheeked by a professional repair coz no problem in your contention

Dec 17, 2008 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console

1 Answer

Xbox 360 Rom to pc


no u cant the dvd rom for the 360 is coded for that board only ....and i have a way to fix the three rings of death

Nov 06, 2008 | Microsoft Xbox 360 Console

1 Answer

My xbox360 keeps disconnecting from xbox live and messenger


the same keeps happening to me but my m8 has virgin media wireless modem like me and hes fine but i use a wire from the wireless modem to the xbox and he uses an xbox 360 wireless adaptor and he has no problems maybe that might help =p

Mar 24, 2008 | Video Game Consoles & Games

Not finding what you are looking for?
Microsoft Xbox 360 Console Logo

206 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Microsoft Video Game Consoles & Games Experts

Troy Gorman
Troy Gorman

Level 3 Expert

508 Answers

Pablo Gonzalez

Level 3 Expert

733 Answers

Mike Neath
Mike Neath

Level 3 Expert

315 Answers

Are you a Microsoft Video Game Console and Game Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...