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Oh man, it turns out every single one of my games require me to be online. That includes games I've downloaded and never even played before. Color me confused. I'm thinking I must have had some sort of "only play online" setting enabled in my Xbox or something?

Either way, the entire device and all the games on it are useless until Xbox Live is up.

I feel for those poor employees having to work on a day they should be home enjoying time with family.

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Did you try playing the games while switching the console to Offline (Menu button>Settings>Network>Go offline)?
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You can only play offline on your "Home Xbox", do you have more than one xbox or have you had yours replaced at some point or something?

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Is it seriously still hosed?

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Did you try playing the games while switching the console to Offline (Menu button>Settings>Network>Go offline)?
I did, at first I couldn't find the setting, but once I did I set it to offline. I "log in" as myself, but offline.

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You can only play offline on your "Home Xbox", do you have more than one xbox or have you had yours replaced at some point or something?
Both - I have an Xbox 360 that I play on sometimes, and I've had my Xbox One replaced. When I sent in my Xbox One to get repaired, I wound up buying a new one that I've used ever since. I've never booted up the replacement that came back.

It looks like I'll have to set this Xbox as the "home" one once the system is up and running? It looks fairly straightforward on the Xbox site. Odd that the licenses would switch over, since the games never existed on whatever the "home" Xbox currently is...

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Yeah you can only have one home xbox, sounds like your original one is probably set up as that. So you can either hook that one up or change it to your newer xbox.

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Yeah you can only have one home xbox, sounds like your original one is probably set up as that. So you can either hook that one up or change it to your newer xbox.
Thanks, I had no idea! Hopefully the connection will be up soon, but either way, I'll eventually need to swap it over.

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Well, xbox needs to drop their prices or improve their customer service, either or)
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http://theeccentricgamer.co.za/sony-...cks-explained/

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So it turns out you guys were right; it was a DDoS attack. Got home from Xmas dinner w/ family & friends around 10pm, couldn't sign in. I was stuffed and all ready to sit my ass on the lazyboy for some Destiny. I signed up for the text alert when Live was back up, which came in around 3:30 am. Merry friggin Xmas LOL!

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