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Hi,
I just bought an xbox 360 premium pack.It says that it comes with a free trial of xbox live gold but I cant find the code ?I bought Gears of War too and I dont find it?Where is it suppose to be?
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I dont want my xbox 360 to overheat Its waiting for the code!
Please anyone, where do we usually find the code in the game box
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I believe that if you make an account, it gives you the option to create it with the free 1-month...

I may be wrong, but I think that is how it is.

And it won't overheat if it has ventilation...
    
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Go to Xbox.com. Register for an account using your MSN/Live account (you'll see what I mean when you get there).

That registers you for the Silver service. Then, register your Xbox's Serial Number (that'll appear straight after the registration) - and it will activate your 1 Month Gold.
    
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You don't need a code, just sign up for silver and you get gold for 1 month.
     
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So you're saying that, now I've signed up for Silver on their Xbox website, that means my Gold trial has already started even though I have no 360 yet?

That isn't correct. When I signed up on their site, I've been signed up like a week now, and on the "Upgrade Subscription" page it still says:


Current Membership: Xbox Live Silver Membership
Renews: No renewal set


So I think you have to register your console if you're doing it from the website - but if you create your gamertag from the console, it starts automatically. Is this what you mean clayman?
    
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post #7 of 10
I signed up yesterday, jsut sign up as Silver and then it will say free 1 month XBOX Live Gold trial. ( You have to select if you want to except it or not, then you can go back to it later if not)

Except and ur set to go
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Did you sign up on the Xbox, then, yeah? or are you talking about the website?

I think that if you register your console on the website it'll begin your free trial (assuming you hadn't already done it through the console).
    
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Did you sign up on the Xbox, then, yeah? or are you talking about the website?

I think that if you register your console on the website it'll begin your free trial (assuming you hadn't already done it through the console).
nope!, registered on the website and i didnt get gold, my dad registered on the console and he got it free for the month, needless to say i went and bought it
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I dont want my xbox 360 to overheat
i hope that was sarcasm.
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