REPAIR XBOX SERIES X|S GAMES

The Xbox is far from immune from from game problems. The Microsoft forums are up tot heir eyeballs with problems.

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Sometimes a game can be corrupted. This can be fixed:

  1. Press the Xbox icon button to open the guide.
  2. Select My games & apps > See all > Games, then select the Ready to install tab.
  3. Select Queue.
  4. Select the content that you’re trying to install.
  5. Press the Menu button on your controller.
  6. Select Manage game & add-ons or Manage app.
  7. Select the game or app.
  8. Select Uninstall all.
  9. Select Uninstall all to confirm.

Press and hold the power button for 10-15 seconds and cold start the console. This way the machine will be in a known stable state. To reinstall the game(s):

  1. Press the Xbox button  to open the guide.
  2. Select My games & apps > See all > Games.
  3. Select the Ready to install tab.
  4. Select Install.

CHECK YOUR NETWORK SETTINGS

Fix the networking can also recouvrer some game crashes. Settings > Network Settings > Advanced Settings > Alternate Mac Address > Clear it and the console should restart. It would definitely help if you could restart the internet router while the console is restarting.

CHECK YOUR NAT

  • port 88 (UDP)
  • port 3074 (UDP and TCP)
  • port 53 (UDP and TCP)
  • port 80 (TCP)
  • port 500 (UDP)
  • port 3544 (UDP)
  • port 4500 (UDP)

The access point settings call these port forwarding. Make sure the appropriate protocols are forwarded to the Xbox IP address.

CHECK THE VIDEO SETTINGS

SETTINGS -> GENERAL -> TV AND DISPLAY OPTIONS -> ADVANCED -> VIDEO MODES -> UNTICK AUTO HDR

XBOX SUPPORT LINKS

While drastic, doing a factory reset of the console may resolve some problem. Settings > System > Console Info > Reset This Xbox > Reset and Keep my Games and Apps.