#1
i just got cable and i hooked up my friend's xbox 360 and it won't connect to the internet. WHY!! i have an ethernet cord going from the thing that says ETHERNET on the cable box right to the xbox, AND IT WON'T WORK!!
WHY
#4
NO I'M NOT

he connects to xbox live all the time at his house, but it won't work for me.
#11
y don't u ask the friend?
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#12
he can't figure it out. it said the IP address failed and something about networking being open?
#13
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he can't figure it out. it said the IP address failed and something about networking being open?

going through a router?

might need to forward a port.

I told you you were doing it wrong :p
#14
Easy, unplug the cable box, wait 30 seconds, plug it back in, if that don't work, you probably should just quit.
#15


haha sorry it was the perfect time and i dont really know
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going through a router?

might need to forward a port.

I told you you were doing it wrong :p

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#17
rub icy hot on it

lol jk

make sure you're plugged into either you router or the cable modem NOT you're computer or a microwave
#18
turn of the modem and xbox, wait 30 secs. turn on the modem. WAIT thirty seconds. turn on xbox.

problem resolved.
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#19
yeah it's the IP thing. the cable guy couldn't get the computer to connect through the ethernet and had to do a USB connection. help with the IP thing?