DLC in a broken LAN XBox360

Discussion in 'Xbox 360 - Games & Content' started by Dogway, Sep 10, 2011.

  1. Dogway

    Dogway GBAtemp Regular

    Aug 16, 2010

    I'm having a problem with this shitty generation of consoles. Support also sucks shit so I have to come here to ask.
    My 360 lan card broke itself a few months ago, so now I can not do any online playing or buying DLC content. Well I never bought any DLC but now that 3rd strike appeared I really want to buy it. Normally when i want to play the demos, my friend downloads it for me, and brings them in an USB and it works in my console. So I thought something similar, I would give him my gamertag, he would buy the 3rd strike game and download it. He would then give me back my gamertag and bought game.

    Does this work or is there any problem because it is not my console which downloaded the content?

    And if all this fails, does the wifi adapter needs the LAN card or is it independent?

    oh how I miss the oldskool consoles; buy, insert, play...
  2. Armadillo

    Armadillo GBAtemp Psycho!

    Aug 28, 2003
    United Kingdom
    Won't work. If the DLC is downloaded on another console, then you'll need to be signed in to your gamertag and connected to live for it to works on yours.
  3. Fudge

    Fudge Remember that death is not the end, but only a tra

    Aug 26, 2009
    United States
    New York
    Like Armadillo said, it won't work. However, the Wi-Fi adapter will work, since it's connected through USB and not Ethernet.
  4. Dogway

    Dogway GBAtemp Regular

    Aug 16, 2010
    mmm thank you [​IMG]
    Guess Ill buy the wifi, or just pirate the console... Im pissed off. I guess repair must be more expensive than the adapter...
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