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How to add new friends on Xbox One

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With Xbox One, you can have up to 1,000 friends. Having someone on your friends list allows you to quickly find them online and get set for your next gaming adventure.

  1. Scroll left on the Home screen to open the guide.
  2. Select Sign in.
  3. Scroll down and select your account to sign in.
  4. After you sign in, scroll left on Home to open the guide.
  5. Under Friends, select Find someone.
  6. Search for a gamertag. Make sure that you pay close attention to the gamertag's spelling and spacing.
  7. Select View profile.
  8. Select Follow to add the person’s gamertag to your friends list.

    Note Your friends will see you as a follower and will be able to see the info you share with friends, based on your privacy settings.

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