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You see the following error code and message when you try to make a purchase on your Xbox 360 console:
This action cannot be performed at this time. Please try again later. For more information, go to http://www.xbox.com/support.
Status code: 80154080
To resolve this problem, try the following solutions.
Solution 1: Check the Xbox Live service status
If you see any alerts here, wait until the service is up and running and try again:
Solution 2: Check your billing address
Make sure that the billing address for your Microsoft account matches the billing address you use with your credit card company. Also, make sure that your card's expiry date hasn't passed. Here's how:
Solution 3: Contact your bank or financial institution
The purchase might have failed because:
Contact your credit card company or bank and make sure that the card was activated, that it has available funds and that the transaction is not being blocked for some reason.
Solution 4: Try your purchase again later
The purchase might be blocked because:
Wait and try the transaction again in 24 to 48 hours. If a number of purchase failures occur, this can prevent transactions from being processed until no purchase attempts have been made for a while (usually 24 to 48 hours).
Solution 5: Use an Xbox gift card
An alternative way to make purchases is to buy an Xbox gift card from a retailer and use it to make purchases. Note that not all purchases allow use of gift cards or prepaid options. Before purchasing an Xbox gift card, make sure that purchase option is available for the item you want to purchase.
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