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by sixties keith
Sun Feb 24, 2013 4:14 pm
Forum: XBMC4XBOX General Help and Support
Topic: Hdd change not working
Replies: 13
Views: 1774

Re: Hdd change not working

hi whufclee nice to see your still about the forum, real life issues have kept me away ffs yea man didnt know that tbh but its the red rage model i posted up on the old forum. the slayers disc i have is the one i originally used to mod the xbox. rreally cant understand why this would do this, its th...
by sixties keith
Sat Feb 23, 2013 8:52 pm
Forum: XBMC4XBOX General Help and Support
Topic: Hdd change not working
Replies: 13
Views: 1774

Re: Hdd change not working

hi guys, still no joy with my xbox. i know all about the error codes so thats ok cheers. yes it is hard modded and i have tried the jumper in both cable select and master (error 7 for cable select) ok so the hdd is confirmed as working on my computer. Both the hexen and slayers discs are in perfect ...
by sixties keith
Sat Feb 23, 2013 12:53 am
Forum: XBMC4XBOX General Help and Support
Topic: Hdd change not working
Replies: 13
Views: 1774

Re: Hdd change not working

Thanks for the quick reply. The jumper has been in the 'master' and 'cable select' positions with no joy, however i did notice the error code did change from 7 to error 16 when the position was in cable select. As for the hdd its defo working as i say it was a direct replacement so came straight out...
by sixties keith
Fri Feb 22, 2013 12:52 pm
Forum: XBMC4XBOX General Help and Support
Topic: Hdd change not working
Replies: 13
Views: 1774

Hdd change not working

I recently backed up my xbox as the hdd was failing. i got a direct replacement 80gb hdd to use and it just wont accept it. I have tried both the slayers disc and the hexen disc and after a minute it just goes to the error screen (7) Any1 know why this is happening? i always used this method on a ha...
by sixties keith
Wed Feb 20, 2013 7:48 pm
Forum: XBMC4XBOX General Help and Support
Topic: HDD Failing help
Replies: 2
Views: 573

Re: HDD Failing help

Thanks for all the info mate. i got most of my stuff off my drive and turned it off to get my dinner. that was it had tried loads of times to get it on since and all i get it the error code screen. i think taking all the games and emulators was enough for the hdd. Not worried about the game saves i ...
by sixties keith
Mon Feb 18, 2013 10:47 am
Forum: XBMC4XBOX General Help and Support
Topic: HDD Failing help
Replies: 2
Views: 573

HDD Failing help

hi, many of you will remember my xbox red magma from the old forum. for years ive used it with no problems but reciently ive been getting the hdd error code. As its an 80gb hdd from about ten years ago the only reason this would be is because its had it day, Giving it a bang sometimes starts it agai...
by sixties keith
Tue Jan 08, 2013 9:32 pm
Forum: XBMC4XBOX General Help and Support
Topic: Can XBMC4XBOX read off an external HD?
Replies: 6
Views: 1742

Re: Can XBMC4XBOX read off an external HD?

The speeds for me arnt bad at all. Clicking on the movies folder hung for a few seconds 'with the working icon displayed' then presto. Not much if any difference to speed of reading off the native computer hdd via smb. Furthermore now that i have organised the different films into folders for collec...
by sixties keith
Sat Dec 22, 2012 7:28 pm
Forum: XBMC4XBOX General Discussion
Topic: Need some info on xbox progress
Replies: 2
Views: 1655

Re: Need some info on xbox progress

Thanks for the quick reply Jan, i see you have been working very hard and the work is looking great. Is the old downloader still working? my programs may still work and it could well be down to an outdated version of xbmc. Gona do a fresh install of my xbmc once i get a new hdd. so i just want to ge...
by sixties keith
Sat Dec 22, 2012 7:22 pm
Forum: XBMC4XBOX General Help and Support
Topic: Can XBMC4XBOX read off an external HD?
Replies: 6
Views: 1742

Re: Can XBMC4XBOX read off an external HD?

i have a simple set up on windows xp via smb shares on my xbox. i pluged in my hdd one day and clicked the sharing over network option located in the properties option on my computer. All i had to do was then add the source and the job was done. i have a 500gb hdd packed with films and tv shows and ...
by sixties keith
Sat Dec 22, 2012 9:02 am
Forum: XBMC4XBOX General Discussion
Topic: Need some info on xbox progress
Replies: 2
Views: 1655

Need some info on xbox progress

Been working flat out reciently and havent had a chance to sort my xbox stuff out for ages. Upon returning and using my xbox again ive found many of my plugins no longer work and there seems to be no update for the programs in the addon instaler. Have i missed something while stuff has been sorted o...
by sixties keith
Tue Oct 16, 2012 11:44 am
Forum: XBMC4XBOX General Help and Support
Topic: xbox power cycle problem help!
Replies: 11
Views: 2656

Re: xbox power cycle problem help!

Thanx for the reply xman. from what i can tell in the pic i think its where the top left wire is going i need to sort. checked all other wires and there all attached including the loose wie which is sill attached under the pin header. hopefully i can re solder this wire and all will be fixed. Hope s...
by sixties keith
Mon Oct 15, 2012 10:00 am
Forum: XBMC4XBOX General Help and Support
Topic: xbox power cycle problem help!
Replies: 11
Views: 2656

Re: xbox power cycle problem help!

so has any1 any info that could help me. dont wana giv up on the xbox just yet especially if it is just that 1 wire. anyone?
by sixties keith
Fri Oct 12, 2012 12:55 pm
Forum: XBMC4XBOX General Help and Support
Topic: DVDplayer not playing audio on some .mkvs
Replies: 4
Views: 1184

Re: DVDplayer not playing audio on some .mkvs

Personally i dont like playing mkv files as i too have either problems with audio or with video playback. Do you have alot of files in mkv format? Ive used converter in the past to convert the files to avi which is defo worth a go. Another thing to try is to simply re download the files in avi forma...
by sixties keith
Fri Oct 12, 2012 11:16 am
Forum: XBMC4XBOX General Help and Support
Topic: xbox power cycle problem help!
Replies: 11
Views: 2656

Re: xbox power cycle problem help!

any1 any ideas? im fully stuck atm ffs

This is the wiring i mentioned on the underside of the motherboard

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The image of the chip in question

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by sixties keith
Wed Oct 10, 2012 3:22 pm
Forum: XBMC4XBOX General Help and Support
Topic: contollers dont work but remote does
Replies: 2
Views: 665

Re: contollers dont work but remote does

This is true alot of controllers end up like this. i have 4 which are useless but i do have 2 others i took apart and fixed myself. Have a go taking it apart and hav a look. the 2 i fixed ended up only having 1 or 2 broken wires i was able to strip and wrap together and they worked again straight aw...
by sixties keith
Wed Oct 10, 2012 3:13 pm
Forum: XBMC4XBOX General Help and Support
Topic: xbox power cycle problem help!
Replies: 11
Views: 2656

Re: xbox power cycle problem help!

hi thanks for your suggestions, firstly soldering is no big deal but i dont want to swap the chipps. firstly because the other one is a custom one and apart from that has worked 100% for years now and don really wana go messing around with it) The chip im using is a 2nd executor as far as i can reme...
by sixties keith
Mon Oct 08, 2012 10:34 am
Forum: XBMC4XBOX General Help and Support
Topic: xbox power cycle problem help!
Replies: 11
Views: 2656

Re: xbox power cycle problem help!

ok so checked the pin headers and the wires. not sure wtc is wit the wires tbh but the places they have been soldered to havent come loose and seem to be fine and look clean. could the chip have failed? i see this as unlikly as it was working last time i used it and it wasent even moved while not on...
by sixties keith
Sat Oct 06, 2012 12:26 pm
Forum: XBMC4XBOX General Help and Support
Topic: xbox power cycle problem help!
Replies: 11
Views: 2656

xbox power cycle problem help!

I have a chipped xbox (crystal 1.6) i havent used this in ages s i use another chipped xbox as seen on the previous forum. However when i went back to use the crystal the following occured - i turn it on it then it turns itself off back on off and then on with a red and green flashing light. nothing...
by sixties keith
Thu Oct 04, 2012 10:51 am
Forum: XBMC4XBOX General Discussion
Topic: web browser
Replies: 8
Views: 3002

Re: web browser

I too have been looking for a good web browser. i also used linksbox but it wasernt really for me. I have also used many different versions of linux. some required the 128mb upgrade but others such as xdsl versions have been good. i also remember a very good 'duck taped' version xphazer did which i ...
by sixties keith
Mon Aug 13, 2012 8:45 pm
Forum: Marketplace
Topic: For Sale: XBOX Debug Kit
Replies: 13
Views: 4206

Re: For Sale: XBOX Debug Kit

omg a debug kit that thing is really nice indeed. have been looking into other limited editions but none as rare as this..... the best ive seen is the blue helo one or the mountain due one