How To Jailbreak Xbox 360?

How To Jailbreak Xbox 360

The Xbox 360 comes with tonnes of amazing built-in games. Along with this, it comes with the jailbreak option. With the help of this feature, you will be able to root your console. Thus, you will be able to modify the system and install several more third-party games. This is all amazing. But the one question you must have is- how to jailbreak Xbox 360?

I will tell you exactly that here. Now, many people think that jailbreaking isn’t easy. They think that they will need to solder stuff together. But that’s not necessary. It is indeed possible to jailbreak your console without soldering anything.

So if you are ready to do it, then read on below:

What Will You Need For Jailbreaking Your Xbox 360?

First of all, you will need to gather some supplies for the task. You will have to update your console to its latest firmware. Also, you will need a USB that can support a minimum of 2GB. Know that anything less won’t work.

Also, before I tell you about the jailbreaking process, do note that there’s one major con of this process. Know that you won’t be able to receive updates for your console. So keep this in mind before proceeding.

How To Successfully Jailbreak Xbox 360?

If you are ready with the above supplies, then follow the below steps to know how to jailbreak Xbox 360 console.

  • First, know about your console’s age. Next, you will find a sticker placed on the back part of the Xbox 360 near its AV port. There you will find the correct manufacturing date along with the product ID and serial ID.
  • After that, download a verified jailbreaking system software through a windows-based PC. Then click on its .zip file to get the folder contents.
  • Now, insert the USB drive into the computer for installing the jailbreak software. As mentioned above, the USB needs to have a minimum memory space of 2GB.
  • After this, go to the USB drive and make a folder titled ‘system update.’ Now copy your system’s update folder to that drive.
  • Once this is done, you can eject your USB. Now, take that drive and plug it into the open port of your Xbox 360.
  • After this, head to the system settings of your console and click on the “update via external storage” option.
  • Follow the instructions given. This will allow you to install the software update. Note that the process will take about 10-15 mins.
  • Once the update process is done, you need to restart your Xbox 360. Once rebooting is complete, you can use your custom firmware. Due to this, you will now be able to play any games you want.

Know that jailbreaking will let you have full developer and administrator rights over your Xbox 360. After the jailbreaking process is complete, you will be able to back up your games on your Xbox directly.

Along with this, you will get to install game mods and run other third-party software that wasn’t previously supported on the console. So basically you will be able to do anything you want. So if you have completed the jailbreaking process successfully, you will get to enjoy the games you have always wanted to play.

About the Author Michael E. Yates

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