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Error code E75 occurs when you use an Xbox 360 console

You may see the following error code and message on your TV or monitor when you use your Xbox 360 console:

E75. System error. Contact Xbox Customer Support. Status code: E75.

If you see this error code and message it may be accompanied by flashing red lights on your Xbox 360 console and/or Xbox controller.

This may mean that the Xbox 360 console you're using has a hardware problem and needs to be repaired.

Solutions

To resolve this problem, try the following solutions:

  • Disconnect and reconnect accessories
    1. Turn off the console and unplug its power supply.
    2. Unplug all accessories connected to the front and back of the console, including video cables, network cable and USB devices. Do not remove the hard drive.
      • Xbox 360 E console
      • Xbox 360 S console
    1. Reconnect your console's power supply, and then turn the console on.
    2. Reconnect each accessory one at a time, starting with a controller. Then, turn the console on and check the console power button.
      • If the power button light is green, connect the next accessory.
      • Xbox 360 E console: If the light around the power/eject button is red after you reconnect a specific accessory, that accessory is faulty and should be replaced.
      • Xbox 360 S console: If the power button light is red after you reconnect a specific accessory, that accessory is faulty and should be replaced.
      • Original Xbox 360 console: If there are flashing red lights around the power button after you reconnect a specific accessory, that accessory is faulty and should be replaced.
    3. Repeat step 4 until you have reconnected all accessories.
      • If the power supply light remains green after you have reconnected all accessories, your issue may have been a loose accessory connection.
      • If you cannot determine that a specific accessory caused the problem, there might be a problem with the hard drive, and you may need to remove it from your console.

    Remove the hard drive from your Xbox 360 E console:

    1. Turn off the console.
    2. Position the console horizontally.
    3. On the right side of the console, locate the hard drive cover release near the back of the console.
    4. Slide the release diagonally (down and toward the front of the console) while pulling the hard drive door open.
    1. Pull the tab to remove the hard drive.
    1. Replace the hard disk drive cover before turning the console back on.

    Remove the hard drive from your Xbox 360 S console:

    1. Turn off the console.
    2. Position the console horizontally.
    3. On the right-hand side of the console, locate the hard drive cover release. It is close to the back of the console.
    4. Slide the release towards the front of the console while pulling the hard drive door open.
    1. Pull the tab to remove the hard drive.
    1. Replace the hard drive cover before turning the console back on.

    Remove the hard drive from your original Xbox 360 console:

    1. Turn off the console.
    2. Locate the hard drive on the top of the console (or on the left side, depending on how the console is oriented.)
      Note Not all Xbox 360 consoles include a hard drive.
    1. Press the release button on the hard drive.
    1. Lift the hard drive away from the console.
  • Remove USB flash drives

    Remove any USB flash drives that are connected to your console.

    If the previous solutions didn't resolve the problem, your Kinect sensor needs to be repaired. See Getting your Xbox console or Kinect sensor serviced.

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