Xbox won’t connect to tv, what’s my best option?

Discussion in 'Video Games and Technology' started by JazzIsBack, May 15, 2020.

  1. JazzIsBack

    JazzIsBack Well-Known Member

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    Spent an hour on hold with Xbox support for them to tell me my Xbox one’s hdmi port is broken and because it’s an original from release they won’t replace it themselves. I was planning on updating and going for one of the newer models anyway but my big concern is the save data on it, several years worth of Minecraft builds specifically. Should I just pay a third party to fix it or is there away I can transfer data even though it won’t turn on?
     
  2. Kuma Style

    Kuma Style I'm boney. I'm boney; Leave me aloney! TFW2005 Supporter

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    Your saves should be saved to a cloud interface and be there when you connect your account to the new console.
     
  3. TheWarPathGuy

    TheWarPathGuy Live & Learn, or you may never find your way.

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    What he said. If you replace an Xbox or have your account on multiple consoles, the saves will be carried over.
     
  4. JazzIsBack

    JazzIsBack Well-Known Member

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    Thanks, I’m not exactly tech savvy.