If I get banned from Xbox Live...

Discussion in 'Xbox 360 - Games & Content' started by blueskies, Feb 2, 2009.

Feb 2, 2009
  1. blueskies
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    If I get banned, will I still be able to use Netflix's streaming service? It's probably the only thing I would miss if I couldn't get on Live, but I don't know if those with Silver memberships can use it (...if you get banned, you do just go to Silver right? Or are you banned from that too??)

    Thanks, sorry for the whole thread about one little question.
     


  2. Joe88

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    your 360 wont be able to connect online anymore
     
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    what you cant even connect ms actually took a step forward
     
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    So, no game updates, no free videos, no netflix? Shit I hope I don't get banned. [​IMG]
     
  5. 754boy

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    No updates, no vids, NOTHING. I'm just recovering from a ban, lol and it feels good to have netflix up and running. Shit pwns!!!
     
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    Tip: Don't go doing something that's gonna get you banned.
     
  7. 754boy

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    Lol I'm doing it anyway! AGAIN! As good as it is to be worry and ban free, it feel even better to be able to play my vast library of games [​IMG]
     
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    and if you were like me n downloaded xbox live titles then ur console died n u had to get a new one then get banned...You cant play them anymore.
     
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    I got banned and ran out and got an Arcade. All the old games on my HDD I downloaded still work [​IMG]
     
  10. blueskies
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    Uh, why would I do that? It's not like I love free games or anything.... [​IMG]

    My box has been flashed for months, and I play online quite a bit. I just started using Netflix today, and watching movies on the xbox is just too cool to lose. Maybe I'll buy a game or two to balance my karma out a little bit. [​IMG]
     
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    they work if ur signed into live but if uve downloaded them on another console before hand n r banned u cnt play them. i got a new console n they all work now too.
     
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    You can even play them with another profile or being offline with this.
    http://www.xbox.com/en-US/support/systemus...censemigration/
     
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    oh no. if you get banned, you'll be forced to download movie torrents for free, sounds terrible [​IMG]
     
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    is it possible to get banned if you go to the marketplace and buy XBLA games with a flashed 360, without ever playing online games?
     
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    I'm sorry, but this question is ridiculous!! You can get banned in general for signing in to live with a flashed drive. That's it.
     
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    I'm sorry if the question seemed stupid, but you have to know that I don't even have a 360 and I was wondering what could get you banned and what not [​IMG] thanks for the answer.
     
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    Sounds like a very valid question to me.
     
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    Sorry, I assumed you had a 360. How embarrasing for me...
     
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    As far as I know, you can only get banned if a non-original game is in the drive. If you have an original in there then there is no chance of being banned. I've read that on these boards and elsewhere.. but I'm not sure.
     
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    That's not necessarily true. There is no way to tell how they ban you. That's why most people just say that as soon as you flashed your 360, you run the risk.
     

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