Want news and tips from Tek Revue delivered directly to your inbox?Sign up for the Tek Revue Weekly Digest using the box below.These events may happen once or several times until the hardware failure occurs, or not at all.If the console freezes occasionally, the error will not necessarily follow.We’ll keep you updated as Microsoft provides further details on progress with its fixes. The Verge reports that Microsoft Account users are experiencing “widespread issues” across multiple services, including Outlook, Skype, One Drive and the Windows Store. The Xbox 360 video game console is subject to a number of technical problems and failures that can render it unusable.However, many of the issues can be identified by a series of glowing red lights flashing on the face of the console; the three flashing red lights (nicknamed the "Red Ring of Death" or the "RRo D") being the most famous.
After announcing the feature earlier this month, Microsoft today is releasing a Xbox 360 system update that allows the console to see and access external hard drives up to 2TB in size.
Since its release on November 22, 2005, many articles have appeared in the media portraying the Xbox 360's failure rates, This error was soon nicknamed the "Red Ring of Death", echoing Windows' Blue Screen of Death error.
Warning signs may include freeze-ups, graphical problems in the middle of gameplay, such as checkerboard or pinstripe patterns on the screen, and sound errors; mostly consisting of extremely loud noises that can be affected by the volume control, and the console only responds to pressing the power button to turn it off.
Hot fixes are not permanent -- they are temporarily stored in memory during the game session and lost upon exiting Borderlands 2.
To ensure that you receive hot fixes, make sure that your system is connected to the internet when Borderlands 2 boots up.