There are several things that cause an Xbox 360 to freeze up, including a scratched disc. To determine if the disc is the issue, users should remove it and check for scratches.Know More
If the disc has severe scratches, users should try inserting another disc to determine if this fixes the freezing issue. When a disc is unscratched, owners can try cleaning it. To clean the disc take a soft, damp cloth and wipe the disc from the center out. Users should never use soap or chemicals while cleaning the disc. After the disc is clean, it can be put into the console to see if the freezing issue is fixed.
The next step in determining the cause of the freeze is to ensure the console is in well-ventilated areas to allow for maximum airflow. Users should also clear all sides of the console.
After placing the console in an open area, users should clear the cache on their system. To clear the cache press the guide button on the controller and go to "Settings." Within "Settings," click on "System Settings" and then "Storage." In the "Storage" screen, highlight any storage and press the "Y" button on the controller. When the screen comes up, users can then clear the cache.Learn more about Gaming Consoles
The Xbox 360 Wireless 'N' Networking adapter, the Xbox 360 wireless network adapter by Microsoft and the Xbox 360 wireless network adapter by Datel are highly rated Xbox 360 wireless adapters. The Wireless 'N' Adapter earned a rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars on Amazon.com, as of June 2014.Full Answer >
If the console will not read a disc, there is either a problem with the disc itself, or the laser in the Xbox that reads the discs. Fixing a problem with a disc can simply be a case of carefully wiping it down with a clean soft cloth, but a misaligned or damaged laser in the console itself is a more serious problem that may require repairs from a professional.Full Answer >
Reasons the Xbox 360 controller won't connect to an Xbox 360 include weakened or depleted batteries, wireless interference or a malfunctioning device, according to the Xbox website. Trying to connect more than four controllers to a single Xbox 360 also results in a failed connection for each subsequent Xbox 360 controller.Full Answer >
If an Xbox 360 cannot connect to the internet, there is likely a problem with the network, the console, the user's internet provider or Xbox Live. If the console displays an error code, users can enter it at Support.Xbox.com to diagnose the problem and read a specific solution.Full Answer >