Can I flash my drive even if my Xbox360 is RROD?

Discussion in 'Xbox 360 - Games & Content' started by WeaponXxX, Aug 17, 2008.

  1. WeaponXxX
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    WeaponXxX Too F'in Blonde

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    I have an old Samsung drive that I want to use to backup my own games. From my understanding I need to install the custom firmware to my ts-h943 so that Windows can read it and backup my games. So my question is: The 360 is RROD, can I still flash the drive?
     
  2. Seraph

    Seraph GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    You're probably going to have to fix the RROD before flashing it...I haven't had RROD happen to me but saw my friend's for a bit, but it doesn't power everything normally though does it? I remember not hearing the drive go on at all with my friends 360. And you'll need to have the drive powered on and off a few times during the flashing.

    I'm not sure though, I'd have to check out my friend's 360 again later.
     
  3. DrKupo

    DrKupo Resistance: Fall of Gbatemp

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    The answer is yes.
     
  4. 754boy

    754boy :D

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    I personally think you would have to fix the RROD first, considering you have to turn the 360 on and off during the flashing process.
     
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