If this doesn't fix it, I'll have a larger dig around for a solution, hopefully after some sleep. Then restart the 360 you can then boot into the dashboard. FINALLY after about three hours of trying I was able to boot up into the dashboard and clear the game updates and console cache. Hung at the intro screen. check over here
Thatís not acceptable. This may explain why it can freeze at different points during the boot. Back to top #9 pvpinda_bx pvpinda_bx X-S Enthusiast Members 1 posts Posted 15 February 2010 - 08:52 PM i'm an uber-green noob and glad this was posted..it solve my troubles...thank you See Add or remove an Xbox 360 Hard Drive. http://support.xbox.com/en-US/xbox-360/errors/error-code-e79
Thought it would be nice just to have every thing in just one post. The first time it happened I was trying to play a copy of Red Faction: Guerrilla. One of the so called solutions was to power off the 360 and hold down the sync up button (The small white one) and press the power button to turn on Ran console cache clear.
Yes No Thank you for your feedback Thanks for your feedback! Let it sit for awhile playing the intro (In case it was updating the dashboard in the background). See details > 1 Share this page Xbox Support Xbox One Xbox 360 Getting started Accessories Apps Console Error codes Networking Security Store Warranty and service Windows Media Center Xbox Live Xbox 360 E71 Reset fine.
Everyting I found out and did was just taken from many different posts all over the place that I found people had tried. Already confirmed the hard drive is good I tested with it uninstalled , and checked HD in another unit. Back to top #2 vb_encryption_vb vb_encryption_vb X-S Freak Members 1,944 posts Location:Acworth,GA Xbox Version:v1.6 360 version:v4.0 (jasper) Posted 25 June 2009 - 09:29 PM We're past them errors we moved onto
Now when I power it up the green light turns red and gives a error code , last was E79 .
Back to top #7 HumanCyris HumanCyris X-S Enthusiast Members 26 posts Posted 08 July 2009 - 03:59 PM I know this is an old post but to the guy who was E79 Xbox 360 Slim Thanks! When I tried Red Faction: Guerrilla without going through ABGX360 first. The internet is you friend.
Well after 10min of hold it down it wasnít booting up at all.
Back to top #4 vb_encryption_vb vb_encryption_vb X-S Freak Members 1,944 posts Location:Acworth,GA Xbox Version:v1.6 360 version:v4.0 (jasper) Posted 25 June 2009 - 09:53 PM No problem, welcome to the scene. E79 Error Xbox 360 Slim Yes No Voted Undo Score 0 Cancel Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz? Xbox System Error E79 Xbox 360 S console Disconnect and reconnect all accessories.
Iíll never be able to play any new games coming out???I thought it could have been a bad burn or ISO. check my blog Your browser will redirect to your requested content shortly. Back to top #3 shiroDX shiroDX X-S Enthusiast Members 4 posts Posted 25 June 2009 - 09:39 PM QUOTE(vb_encryption_vb @ Jun 25 2009, 03:29 PM) We're past them errors we moved Just be diligent and keep trying to boot to the dash. Xbox 360 E79 Error Fix
For more information, see Check the connections for your Xbox 360 accessories. Restart, RROD. there is no more need to run games (that you download off where ever you get it from) through ABGX360 its already been done your just corrupting files restealthing games you http://axishost.net/xbox-360/error-68-on-xbox-360-slim.php By the way, my warranty is over for like 6 months ago..
Seeing as you have checked the HDD and confirmed it is functional, I'm thinking it might be a software/NAND chip based problem. Error 79 Xbox 360 No hanging. Hmm, Tried booting up the Transformers 2 disk WITH OUT THE HARD DRIVE CONNECTED.
THIS ISSUE SEPARATE ISSUE Share this page Xbox Feedback Support Photosensitive Seizure Warning Code of Conduct Fans Xbox Wire For Developers Games [email protected] Windows 10 Jobs Designed for Xbox English (United At this point all I kept finding were posts that nothing more could be done. Get help from the community Ambassador chat Chat one on one with a fellow Xbox User who wants to help. E79 Pill Tried to boot a copy of Transformers: Rise of the fallen.
Inserted Transformers 2ÖÖ..IT BOOTED INTO THE GAME FINE!!!!Was able to play and save the game fine.YES FINALLY!!!!What did I learn after all this drama;1, The most likely cause of this problem Hopefully mods just ban your ass all together for the following reasons..1) Douche bag pirate.2) Has no idea what he's talking about should resort back to playing Candy Land.I am really Updated firmware. Cancel Larry Gayhart @larry042000 Rep: 1 Posted: March 31 Options Permalink History My Xbox makes noise when it turns on but doesn't turn on Was this answer helpful?
As my 360 started to read the disk, it froze again. Even less with actually ways how to fix it. How do I fix this problem ? Played the game for 10 min, couldnít save anything but the game was working fine.
Or, if you can get to the dashboard (try doing so without the HDD) try re installing the System Update (if you have recently done one) that possibly might have caused The sync up button must stay held down until the console boots up completely. Thanks in advance ! Please allow up to 5 seconds… DDoS protection by CloudFlare Ray ID: 2ef81cfe95c10f51 Jump to content Sign In Create Account View New Content Scenyx Entertainment Community Forums Members
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Booted in to the dashboard fine many times.