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Warning over Xbox One prank
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Xbox One owners are being warned about an internet prank R I t d St _
message that could wreck their console. tit a tit
The prank message, originated on the website, falsely claims to Man paid EASE for
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bogus advice could brick , rendering it inoperable. to sell any
Microsoft issued a warning about the prank via social media site Twitter.
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compatible and performing steps to attempt this could make your
console inoperable," wrote Larry Hrob, director of programming for
l' u' Microsoft' s Xbox Live network in a tweet.
The prank originated on a forum on - a humour and discussion
site known for playing tricks and pranks on the naive and gullible.
A message posted to one of its forums adapted a series of button
presses, menu choices and ID details required to turn an Xbox Cine into
a device that can be used by developers who need to test games forthe