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Waiting On Hd To Spin Down

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#1 godfather 477

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Posted 22 August 2003 - 03:44 PM

it happens everytime, 10mins after i turn on the console im waiting for the disk to stop spinning but the whoel machine turns off byitself blink.gif


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Posted 23 August 2003 - 04:19 AM

give me more detail of whats happening. is it just rebboting over and over? cuz if thats the case wait till the MS icon comes up when you start up the xbox and unplug. I know this workss cuz i got stuck with that problem and no games would boot either. ive also heard you can unplug the dvd drive and wait till error screen comes up to do a swap.

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Posted 23 August 2003 - 04:20 AM

what kind of hd is it

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Posted 23 August 2003 - 05:03 AM

I'm guessing you're trying to do the hd swap trick. You have to have the xbox connected to the tv otherwise it won't detect a video signal and will cut off.

Edited by somedude1506, 23 August 2003 - 05:05 AM.

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Posted 23 August 2003 - 03:12 PM

Doesnt need to be connected to the TV, just have the cord plugged into the back. Best way to unlock drive is to use a game, pause during game play, wait a few secs then swap

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