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Current Xbox Live Status

Purchase and Content UsageLast checked 13 Nov 2018 at 00:00

Resolved: 24th October 2018 at 20:01 (19 days ago)

Impacted devices: Xbox One, Xbox.com, Windows Phone, Windows 10

A subset of users will experience issues with managing their payment instruments.

Resolved: 24th October 2018 at 18:01 (19 days ago)

Impacted devices: Xbox 360, Xbox One, Xbox.com, Windows Phone, Windows 10

Paying for downloadable items with a credit card

Resolved: 19th October 2018 at 08:00 (24 days ago)

Impacted devices: Xbox 360, Xbox One, Windows Phone, Windows 10

Downloading items that you have already purchased

Resolved: 19th October 2018 at 08:00 (24 days ago)

Impacted devices: Xbox 360, Xbox One, Xbox.com, Windows Phone, Windows 10

Using prepaid cards or codes for downloadable items or Xbox Live subscriptions

Resolved: 19th October 2018 at 08:00 (24 days ago)

Impacted devices: Xbox 360, Xbox One, Xbox.com, Windows Phone, Windows 10

Buying downloadable items

Resolved: 19th October 2018 at 08:00 (24 days ago)

Impacted devices: Xbox 360, Xbox One, Xbox.com, Windows Phone, Windows 10

Buying downloadable items

Resolved: 19th October 2018 at 08:00 (24 days ago)

Impacted devices: Xbox 360, Xbox One, Xbox.com, Windows Phone, Windows 10

Buying downloadable items

Resolved: 19th October 2018 at 08:00 (24 days ago)

Impacted devices: Xbox 360, Xbox One, Xbox.com, Windows Phone, Windows 10

Buying downloadable items

Social and GamingLast checked 13 Nov 2018 at 00:00
TV, Music and VideoLast checked 13 Nov 2018 at 00:00
Xbox Live Core ServicesLast checked 13 Nov 2018 at 00:00

Resolved: 2nd November 2018 at 17:00 (10 days ago)

Impacted devices: Xbox One

If you are prompted for your Microsoft Account password and then receive error 0x80a4001a, do the following: Remove your Xbox account from the console and recover your account to the console. When recovering, select either 'No Barriers' or 'Use a Passkey'.

Resolved: 27th October 2018 at 12:01 (16 days ago)

Impacted devices: Xbox 360, Xbox One, Xbox.com, Windows Phone, Windows 10

Signing into Xbox Live

Resolved: 19th October 2018 at 08:00 (24 days ago)

Impacted devices: Xbox 360, Xbox One, Xbox.com, Windows Phone, Windows 10

Creating new accounts on Xbox Live, managing those accounts, or recovering an account on a different device

Latest Xbox Live Sales

Download Backward Compatible Xbox 360 Game Crackdown for Free

Xbox players can download the original Crackdown for free right now, likely in honor of a Crackdown 3 announcement coming at X018. The Xbox 360 game is backward compatible and playable on Xbox One.

Posted 3 days ago by Kelly Packard, 52 comments

The Six Quickest Game Completions from this Week's Xbox Sale

With a few days left to make the most of this week's Xbox 360 and Xbox One sales, we thought we'd help you decide what to spend your hard earned cash on by listing the quickest completions on offer.

Posted 4 days ago by Dave Horobin, 31 comments

Full List of Free Xbox One Games

Full list of all free Xbox One Games, including estimated completion times and links to download them. Updated daily!

Posted 4 days ago by Dave Horobin, 89 comments

Xbox One Sale Roundup: November 6th, 2018

Discounts on Worms Battlegrounds, Forza Motorsport 6, Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition, Just Cause 3, No Time To Explain, Super Dungeon Bros, Bulletstorm: Full Clip Edition and more

Posted 7 days ago by Rich Stone, 66 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: November 6th, 2018

Discounts on Mass Effect, Mass Effect 2, Mass Effect 3, Just Cause 2, Dragon Age: Origins, Red Faction: Guerrilla, Dragon Age II and more

Posted 7 days ago by Rich Stone, 73 comments