How to download Xbox Play Anywhere game on Windows 10 and Xbox One

Xbox Play Anywhers feature delivers certain games to the Xbox One and Windows 10 PC with a single purchase, and offfers a way to let user play it on either machine. Without additional cost, you are able to have the equivalent version you have purchased once to install on the other platform and get synchronized progress between the two. Here is the how-to tutorial and the FAQ. Continue reading

Over-the-Air Digital TV Tuner Watch live TV on Xbox One

The Xbox One device combines video games, linear TV, and streaming video and is integrated with your over-the-air TV tuner. cable cutters are able to watch over-the-air broadcasts such as ABC, CBS, NBC, and Fox through the console in your living room. I purchased the Hauppauge digital TV tuner which is a compatible OTA TV tuner and here is the review of the product. Continue reading

USB flash drive not recognized by Xbox One

My 128gb PNY external USB Thumb Drive stores a lot of movies and TV files and I have plugged it to my Xbox One and everything worked fine. However, I updated my console to the Preview Program, the Media Player device no longer recognized and the screen showed the error message “No Device Found – To get the most out of this app, connect a USB device.” How can I fix the issues? Continue reading

Xbox One not tracking time played with games

I downloaded Microsoft’s New Xbox One Experience NXE and did the system update successfully. I played Elder Scrolls Online for two hours while connected to Xbox Live. However, I noticed that the game hub didn’t track “time played” and it just showed 0 days 0 hours 0 minutes. I got 50 minutes on Forza and it still hasn’t increased. How can I fix the issues? Continue reading

Xbox One enable backwards compatibility for Xbox 360 games

There is a big announcement pulled out by Microsoft. Xbox One add full Backwards Compatibility for Xbox 360 Games after Fall 2015, so users will be able to gain access to old Xbox 360 titles through digital download and your old retail discs, and also have early access to backwards compatibility for Microsoft’s home console. Developers and publishers can easily enable backwards compatibility on the Xbox One. Continue reading

Xbox One buzzes and smokes problem

I played the Ryse: Son of Rome on my Xbox One last night and today. After 18 hours of gaming, I noticed that power supply was hot and I shutted off the console. When I turned it on for one second, it just had a amber light, buzzed, then started smoking with gray color through the top. Now the device is broken and I have to call support to get a replacement one. Continue reading

Xbox One cannot open app/game in instant-on mode

My Xbox One worked fine with the full power-down mode and now the console becomes unresponsive after I apply the November update on the device and change it to use the instant-on feature. Everytime I turn the machine on, it boots into Dashboard normally and sits at the main screen. It just allows to move the cursor point around and select options, but I am unable to open any app or game using either from wireless controllers, or from logitech remote, or from kinect voice control. Continue reading

Best/Cleanest PlayStation 4 Wall Mount and bracket

My 8 month old always try to pull my PlayStation 4 down whenever he could, so I am looking for a gamer invents cool solution to protect it. Finally I notice that the Wall Mount/bracket is the best choice. The accessory acts as security locking device and help you resolve the ran out of space problem. You could created a custom DIY one or use the following products available in the market, which are designed to hold and display the console in its vertical orientation. Continue reading

How to open Xbox One controller with T8 screwdriver

If you would like to open a Xbox One Wireless Controller up, whether to fix it or DIY mod it to perform actions in the video games with greater ease, it is a bit tricky but still requires some basic tools for taking it apart. The step by step article below will teach you how to disassemble and reassemble with a special screwdriver set. Continue reading