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xbox 360s live connection

Discussion in 'Games' started by sweetmla, Jan 9, 2013.

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  1. sweetmla

    sweetmla Thread Starter

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    so I have a new xbox 360 s live but cannot connect it to the internet or to xbox live. I have tried all the steps given on the xbox live webpage and still cannot connect. I am even unable to connect using an ethernet cable so im not real sure what the problem is. When I try to connect it tells me that the password is wrong but its the same password that i am using for my wii console and my laptop and the blu ray dvd, they all are working fine. there is a psoitive wireless connection, the xbox even recognizes and detects the wireless connection but it just wont connect. Im am going crazy trying to figure it out. please help
     
  2. Super-D-38

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    Welcome to TSG! (y)

    Is your router set to only accept the "known" devices?
    I forget the exact name of the option but I had a similar problem with my router. It was locked to the already connected devices, wasn't allowing new connections. Even when I entered the password it wouldn't allow it. had to set the option in the router settings.

    Sorry that is so vague, but have a look at your router settings, see if there is anything similar.
     
  3. Couriant

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    Are you using MAC Filtering on the router?

    Also when you are using Ethernet, at what point in the set up does it fail?
     
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