xbox bricked

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Apr 16, 2009

xbox bricked by popchym at 11:56 PM (1,087 Views / 0 Likes) 5 replies

  1. popchym
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    Newcomer popchym Newbie

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    Hi all,
    I tried to softmod my xbox and I am screwed on it. So now when I turned it on the is the Microsoft warning about the xbox need to go to service. Can anyone help me with direction what I should do to fix it.

    Thanks
     
  2. xist

    Member xist ΚΑΤΑ ΤΟΝ ΔΑΙΜΟΝΑ ΕΑΥΤΟΥ

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    It would probably help if you gave a little more details about what you did, which programs you used and if you deviated at all from a standard installation routine.
     
  3. FAST6191

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    Softmod huh. While I agree with xist that we would appreciate some more info:
    My guess is you did not copy both files of the softmod, there is one small file that triggers the hack and another that is the actual installer/base files.
    A standard copy tends to only select the first file for whatever reason.

    Failing that grab something called slayer's evox auto install.

    Failing that:
    http://forums.xbox-scene.com/index.php?showtopic=167408
     
  4. ipwned

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    Your account has been temporarily suspended. This suspension is due to end on Apr 28 2009, 06:25 PM.
     
  5. godsakes

    Member godsakes GBAtemp Fan

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    try to play a game which has an update (even things the star wars 3 bonus DVD has a demo for battlefront which will update your xbox, i know because i unwittingly wiped my softmod by playing it LOL) - if you can get it to update it will restore the xbox to it's normal state then you can redo the softmod

    i would recommend downloading a copy of the AID disc, once you've got the softmod installed run it and it'll do the hard work of installing xbmc and emulators/programs
     
  6. IOS37

    Newcomer IOS37 Advanced Member

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    wow softmods suck
    TSOP=
     

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