If you have an Xbox 360, chances are that you have encountered some problems with your Xbox.
Don’t watch your Xbox turn into a huge paperweight. Keep reading for tricks on how to beat the system.
The number one issue that people see with their Xbox, no matter if it’s a regular Xbox 360 or Xbox 360 Elite, it is the occurance of over heating. The first tip is to keep the Xbox console cool by making sure it is well-ventilated.
Put the unit on a hard surface like hardwood floors so that it can breathe. Do what you do with the Xbox console as you do with the power supply unit. In other words, make sure the power adapter gets some air too.
I bet you that your Xbox will run a lot better now that you’ve done this. Take a break every couple of hours to cool down your Xbox and also stretch and get some air. If your Xbox over heats, make sure to unplug everything and just let it sit for a few hours.
Read this Xbox Overheating Fix for more information.
Sometimes you will have other problems from overheating like your Xbox will give you the 1 ring of death.
Here is a bit of background the on red ring of death Xbox. The Red Ring of Death was coined because around the power button it would light up red instead of green and make a ring. The best is when you have green lights around your power button because that means your Xbox is working perfectly fine. Sometimes while playing for a long time, when you’re about to frag someone, your Xbox will freeze.
The reason for this is that the Xbox is not getting enough air and is getting too hot. I’m sure if you have a Xbox then you have heard of the E74 Code The E74 code on your Xbox is also called the 1 ring of death. This means that your Xbox has a general hardware error.