That was purposely exploiting a bug in the Xbox 360 Marketplace to steal content and as such I'm not surprised Microsoft issued account bans for it. Hey Mariano thanks for the reply but since the region is not on the official we would suggest waiting until the list is updated. Make sure to drop them into the comments and share them below. Some of these regions have been marginalized due to a lot of major problems with people not having compatible support or services because of the region. If you have ever gone on holiday with a smoker, you're likely to know they tend to bring back as many cigarettes as possible up to a 'personal allowance' for that very reason.
The message is in Spanish, says: Contact Microsoft support Your payment can not be processed. Financial gain could also be defined as you gaining money from it, which you certainly are not unless you count the saving as gaining but then depends how you define the term 'financial gain' - the problem is its so open to Microsoft's interpretation based on how they want to enforce it. I'm not trying to say don't do it at all if you want to, there's a very good chance they will do nothing in terms of enforcement of this for the very reasons that they only cared about leaks in the past and the region free stance discussed all over this guide. You will be shocked how easy this is, it appears Microsoft have gone a long way since the original Xbox 360 days and opened up accounts to jump between regions on the fly quite easily. I think i got it to work! On the flip side, titles from larger studios are available, too, with established monetization fuelled by paid expansions and microtransactions. Reports are mixed, some people still use it to do this day with no problem, but others are now unable to use it at all since Titanfall.
The game downloaded fine and no geo-location blocking took place. I've seen reports that Microsoft are region locking games from different regions, disabling access and showing the error message 0x87de07d1. Hold for the sales Even if it's tempting to pick up a new title at launch, don't be so quick to throw down your cash. Take advantage of Xbox subscription services One of the greatest examples of the Xbox One's online potential is its subscription services. Are Microsoft adding region locks? I've got more than enough money to purchase the game in my paypal so I have no idea why this isnt work and its pretty frustrating, help would be much much appreciated. Any question's just post below. The facts of the situation were as follows: Some eBay sellers were selling a large number of Forza 5 and Dead Rising 3 'Game' codes.
Select the United States and the page will refresh. About us Digiex is a technology and gaming forum, founded in 2004 by InsaneNutter and Nimrod. This post may contain affiliate links. Download speeds are generally very slow on the Xbox One I find, likely nothing at your end as a lot of people have found this to be the case. Please do something, this is a disaster, really my Xbox does not give me time to relax, it only bothers me. Digiex has served the internet community with breaking news, detailed guides, exclusive downloads and a popular discussion forum.
As always, make your own judgement based on the facts that are available. If you're a gamer who wants to embrace digital purchases without the high price tag, these are the tips for you. Please keep an eye at this stage and make sure your location hasn't changed back to your original locale. There is no limit to the amount of regions you can add onto your Xbox One account, providing you have a billing address and payment option for each. Please note this tutorial is for the Xbox One, not the Xbox 360.
With both programs offering Microsoft Store credit, this can be a way of obtaining additional discounts, without making a conscious effort to do so. There's also a quick turnaround on new titles after their release, with , and all among the free titles. I'm sorry to hear about the issue with completing a purchase. Just like with PayPal guide as above, be aware of states that have added sales tax and try to avoid them, and if possible try and use a real address of a friend or family member living in the States. Mariano, There has been some issues with people who live close to the actual region that Xbox Live services.
The good news is that Microsoft has a Commerce site where you can view your balances as well as add and remove payment methods easily per region. Recent releases are frequently among these, with 10 to 15 percent off the standard price. That has changed as Steam grew and it now has regional stores with the relevant sales tax but the principle is the same. Your account balance may not be converted to another currency. I've heard Microsoft banned people from downloading games from different regions.
Head on down to Xbox. I've got more than enough money to purchase the game in my paypal so I have no idea why this isnt work and its pretty frustrating, help would be much much appreciated. However Microsoft never officially commented on what the long term plan is, are they either going to enforce region locks on full game codes and reject codes upfront, or was it just a bug and there system will fix itself in the long term and allow region free game codes. Hi there Mariano, Thanks for reaching out! These challenges include finishing quizzes, completing surveys or simply using Microsoft services. If you do find a good priced and trustworthy site to purchase them from, please by all means share with everyone by posting a reply to this Guide.