In order to get these firmware updates for your Xbox, you normally would download them from Xbox Live. Like all game consoles, there are occasional updates to add new features such as social networking tools like Facebook, Twitter, etc or the ability to play different types of files.Microsoft has also provided the ability to download system software updates from their respective official Xbox website to their PCs and then storage media, from which the update can be installed to the system.The Xbox 360 game system allows users to download applications that add to the functionality of the dashboard.The console update for the Xbox 360 may be copied from the Internet to a FAT 32 formatted USB drive. Step 2 – Download the latest x Box 360 update file from: and unzip the contents of the zip file to the USB stick in the root directory.Step 3 – Plug the USB drive into the Xbox 360 console’s USB port and restart the x Box.Xbox Live has two types of offerings, free and Gold Membership.
Note: The version of the console software available here is from 12 December, 2013.
First, connect up a USB flash drive to your computer and make sure it has enough free space on it.
Also, make sure it’s formatted as FAT32 and not NTFS.
Most apps required the user to be signed into a valid Xbox Live Gold account in order to use the features advertised for the given app.
But as of the 2.0.16756.0 update, most apps do not require a Xbox Live Gold Subscription to access them, although the app may have its own subscription to be able to use it.