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

    WeaponXxX Too F'in Blonde

    Nov 4, 2004
    United States
    Currently in Chicagoooooooo
    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

    Jan 6, 2007
    United States
    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

    Jan 4, 2006
    United States
    East Coast, USA
    The answer is yes.
  4. 754boy

    754boy :D

    Oct 24, 2002
    United States
    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.