How do I sign in to Xbox Live if I can't sign in? - Quick and easy

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It's as easy as signing up with a Hotmail or Outlook email on their platform, and you'll already have fun with this system. But sometimes it can be difficult to log in and certainly more than one made a mistake while trying. We will now show you how to access Xbox Live step by step so that you can enjoy this service.

How can you sign up for Xbox Live from your PC or mobile?


Before starting with the steps remember to be registered in Xbox Live in so as not to have any inconvenience when logging in. If you are not registered you can do it from the official Xbox page or download the app from the Microsoft Store.


How to log in with our account?

You need to download the application from the app store of your devices. Then the application will detect your Microsoft account associated with Xbox. The text “Welcome back” will appear on the screen. Verify that the data is correct, select "Forward" and you will be in your account.

How to log in with a different account?

In case you want to use an account other than the one assigned, you have to press the option to use another account. This option is located above the “Let's Play” button, then a window will appear where you can choose the account you want.

When you click “Microsoft Account” and click "Continues" a section will appear in which you will write the email of the account you will use. After selecting, you will have the option to enter the password associated with that account and finally to log in.


How do I log into Xbox Live from my console?

La xbox one console is specifically designed to work with Xbox Live, so setting it up is an essential step. When you sign in to your Xbox, there may be two different cases which we will explain below: the first if you have previously signed in to an Xbox 360 and the second if you don't have one but have a Microsoft account.


Method 1: If you've signed in to an Xbox 360 before

Log in by pressing the Xbox logo button on the controller which will take you to the settings section. Once there, go to settings and select "Account" within that option, sign in with your Microsoft account.

You have to enter your email, and after clicking it you will click on "Forward" to enter the password assigned to the e-mail. Once you've finished adding your data, you'll be given a few options as a final step to confirm that it's your account.

You will have to choose how to validate your account, whether it is with the kinect by following the instructions or manually with a previously configured password. After that you will have already signed in to your Xbox, you will just have to check your profile to see that everything is in order.

You can also activate and use Xbox Live Gold on Xbox360 / One, here we show you step by step.


Method 2: you don't have one, but you have a Microsoft account

You can do this in two ways depending on your age, if you are over 18 you can choose to create an adult account. Just enter the details of the account you want to use, accept the terms of use and validate the account as before.

If you are under 18, you must choose a child account and also have your parents' approval to create it. Then add your account data, they will accept the terms of use and it will be validated in the same way as the adult one.


Then you'll be ready to log into your Xbox Live without any hassle with this quick and easy guide. Now, have you ever wondered which console is the best between Xbox One and One S? In the following article you will learn about the differences and their characteristics.

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