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To use the Foxtel app, you need the following:
Note If you don't have a Foxtel subscription, you’ll be directed to the Foxtel website to sign up.
To start the Foxtel app later, go to apps, My Apps and then Foxtel.
To watch Foxtel on Xbox 360
Foxtel associates your Foxtel on Xbox 360 account with your Xbox console's serial number to create an Xbox ID automatically during set-up. If you refurbish your console, purchase a new one or update the Foxtel software on your console, visit the Foxtel website to reset the Xbox ID.
If you have problems changing or removing an Xbox 360 console from your Foxtel account or if you have to do this multiple times in any month, contact Foxtel Support by calling 131 999 or visiting Foxtel.com.
On 15 May 2012, a new version of the Foxtel app was released. If you used the previous version of the app, you will have to delete the old version of the Foxtel app and then download the new version to continue using the Foxtel service on Xbox 360.
When you try to start the old version of the app, you get the following error message:
The game could not be started.
To delete the old Foxtel app, follow these steps:
As part of the update process, you have to register your Xbox 360 with the Foxtel service. To do this, go to the Foxtel website.
If you have problems changing or removing an Xbox 360 console from your Foxtel account or if you have to do this multiple times in any month, contact Foxtel Support by calling 131 999.
If you use Family Settings to control which films and TV programmes can be watched through Xbox Live on your console, the Foxtel app will follow those settings. For example, if you use parental controls to restrict some kinds of TV programmes, those shows will be marked with a “restricted” icon in the Foxtel app. To play a restricted item, an adult must enter the Family Settings pass code.
For more information about how to control access to Xbox Live content by using Family Settings, see Set parental controls for Xbox 360 and Xbox Live.
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