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Old 02-09-2013, 04:17 AM   #1
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Can't connect to Games for Windows Live

Yesterday i played halo 2 online on my windows 7 PC normally, today it won't let me sign into Xbox Live anymore. I can connect just fine on my 360, signing my profile in without problems. But when i try it on the PC it says i can't sign into Xbox Live because there is a problem with Xbox live or my firewall, no error code or something.

I haven't changed anything manually, today i tried to turn off my firewall, but that didn't change anything.
When i look for the network status it says that i'm not signed in for UPnP and internet IP adresse, if that's important.
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Old 02-09-2013, 08:43 AM   #2
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Having the same issue. I was able to get connected after many attempts. They know about the issue. http://forums.xbox.com/gfw/technical.../t/455946.aspx
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Old 02-09-2013, 09:29 AM   #3
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That's great to know, thank you.
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Old 02-09-2013, 11:12 AM   #4
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Having the same issue. I was able to get connected after many attempts. They know about the issue. http://forums.xbox.com/gfw/technical.../t/455946.aspx
Thanks for this. Glad to know it's a known issue and not just me! Hopefully they'll be able to fix it soon as we don't have long left now before the Halo 2 servers are shut down!
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Old 02-09-2013, 04:34 PM   #5
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yeah sucks it isn't working atm, wouldn't mind but since the status updates for xbox live has no sub group for games for windows live it says everything is working fine on xbox.com :|
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Old 02-09-2013, 05:09 PM   #6
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I've been trying for the past few weeks, it never worked. I tried recovering my GFWL profile, but to no avail. Even though I have all the gamerscore, I really want to participate in this community event StayOnTarget is trying to build up (since I never joined a community event before). It blows since everyone's having some trouble. Hopefully the issue will be resolved before the servers are shut down on the 15th....
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Old 02-09-2013, 07:16 PM   #7
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GFWL is working fine for me as at 7.15pm Uk time
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Old 02-09-2013, 08:18 PM   #8
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yeah it quit working for me today as well! i was playing halo 2 getting the last mp achievement that i need. and BAM disconnected.
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Old 02-09-2013, 08:23 PM   #9
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GFWL is working fine for me as at 7.15pm Uk time
I just tried it again now and it's still not working for me right now. I had deleted my profile thinking it might work if I recover it, but now I'm unable to even do that until this gets fixed!
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Old 02-09-2013, 11:54 PM   #10
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Having the same issue, here.
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Old 02-10-2013, 12:41 AM   #11
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Works again for me, 01:41 in Germany.
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Old 02-10-2013, 02:29 AM   #12
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The fix for me was to not sign in via the profile saved on my computer. I had to select the option to sign in as somebody new. Worked like a charm for me.
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Old 02-10-2013, 02:50 PM   #13
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Yeah the GFWL servers are having major issues at the moment. I have 2 PCs and multiple GFWL accounts, some work and some don't, then just now I lost access to all of them with the same error:



Also FYI Halo 2 is shutting down their PC servers soon: http://www.polygon.com/2013/1/17/388...down-on-feb-15
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Old 02-11-2013, 02:49 AM   #14
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Yeah the GFWL servers are having major issues at the moment. I have 2 PCs and multiple GFWL accounts, some work and some don't, then just now I lost access to all of them with the same error:



Also FYI Halo 2 is shutting down their PC servers soon: http://www.polygon.com/2013/1/17/388...down-on-feb-15
Exact issue I'm getting. No idea how to get past it. Just keep trying?
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Old 02-11-2013, 06:17 PM   #15
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If anyone is using Hamachi, that needs to be shut off in order to connect.
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Old 02-11-2013, 10:45 PM   #16
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My friend and I were both booted from live this morning after a couple hours. After that neither one of us could connect again. So I know its nothing we're doing, its gotta be something on the windows live side. What a great time for this to start happening!
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Old 02-12-2013, 01:42 AM   #17
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I was able to actually get one. Hopefully it can stay stable. Looks like it's slowly being fixed. I had to download an update for Live.
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Old 02-24-2013, 03:09 AM   #18
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Still can't connect. I've been experiencing this problem for over a month now. Don't know what fucking gypsy curse I've been put under.
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This is how I fixed that issue:

It worked on the first try.
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Old 10-08-2013, 07:03 PM   #20
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I know the servers are now closed but can i still log in to gfwl to play the single player campaign or can you not play halo 2 fullstop?
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Old 10-08-2013, 09:37 PM   #21
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I know the servers are now closed but can i still log in to gfwl to play the single player campaign or can you not play halo 2 fullstop?
Yes, you can still log in to play the single player, and I'm pretty sure the multiplayer servers are still up, they never got round to taking them offline.
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Old 10-09-2013, 08:04 AM   #22
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Thanks. But im guessing once gfwl closes then thats the end of halo 2
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Old 10-09-2013, 12:43 PM   #23
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Thanks. But im guessing once gfwl closes then thats the end of halo 2
Yeah, on July 1st, no more multiplayer! But I'm pretty sure single player and LAN will still be available.

I played a couple MP games last night, still works great.
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Are the single player achievements still available?

Any confirmation they will still be after the server cut??
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