Xbox Series X|S Help & Discussions

This section is for frequently asked questions, help and tips for the Xbox Series X|S. If you are stuck in the middle of a repair or something isn't working correctly for you, check out the questions below and you may find what you are looking for. Feel free to post a question if you want to get some help or just want to discuss something about thie Xbox Series X|S


Is there a way to speed up the uploading of files from the Xbox series X to my one drive?

Is it possible to use the same external hard drive for games on the PS5 and the Xbox Series X? If i partition it can i use the same drive on both consoles for playing games?

Is it possible to save a screenshot at a lower resolution than what is currently being displayed on the TV?

I am trying to perform a first time setup of my Xbox series X. I have started it up and I am stuck on a black screen with the Xbox logo.

Is it possible to use the Xbox Series X while it is lying on its side or does it need to stay vertical?

Is it possible to play disc based games on the Xbox Series S? Does the console have a disc drive?

Are there any USB C ports on the Xbox Series X or is it all USB A?

What is the purpose of the long connection port at the back of the Xbox Series X? What can you connect into it?

Is the HDMI Cable included with the Series X capable of 4k resolution at 120FPS?

Does the Xbox Series X come with a HDMI cable included in the box or is it something that you have to purchase separately.