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View and download content and add-ons for your Xbox One games

Many Xbox One games have add-ons such as new in-game items or new playable levels that you can buy from the Xbox Store. View the following video to quickly find out how you can view, manage and download the available add-ons for your games on Xbox One.

View and manage your downloadable content (DLC)

Watch the video on viewing and managing your downloadable content (DLC). Note This video is available in English only.

Note To access your downloads, make sure you're signed in with the Microsoft account you used to purchase and download the content. See How to find games and game content after you redeem a code online on Xbox One for help with automatic downloads of your purchases.

Find games or apps that are currently installed

  1. While on the Xbox One Home screen, pull the right trigger , and then press A to open My games and apps.
  2. Select Games or Apps.
  3. The content that you've downloaded or used most recently will appear first. If you don't see your game or app, scroll right until it appears.

View the add-ons available for a specific game

If you already own the game and want to see if there are available add-ons to download, you can select View game details from My games & apps to view any available add-ons on your console. Here's how:

  1. While on the Home screen, pull the right trigger , and then press A to open My games and apps.
  2. Locate the game, and then press the Menu button on your controller.
  3. Select Manage game.
  4. Scroll right, and then select Show all add-ons.

Note If there are more than 12 add-ons available for a title, scroll right to see them all.

If you don’t own the game but want to browse available add-ons for a game in the Store, follow these steps: 

  1. Press the Xbox button on your controller to go to the Home screen.
  2. Scroll right to Store, and then select Games at the top of the screen.
  3. Scroll down and select Search all games.
  4. Enter the title of the game, and then select Search.
  5. Select the game from the list.
  6. If add-ons are available for the game, they will appear with the game.

To see the individual add-ons you’ve purchased for a game, follow these steps:

  1. On Home, pull the right trigger , and then press A to open My games & apps.
  2. Select Games.
  3. Highlight a game for which you want to see add-ons.
  4. Press the Menu button on your controller.
  5. Select Manage game.

Find games, apps, add-ons or content packs that you downloaded but have uninstalled

  1. While on the Home screen, pull the right trigger , and then press A to open My games and apps.
  2. Select Games or Apps.
  3. Scroll right until you see the Ready to Install area.

Download add-ons you’ve purchased as part of a bundle

If multiple add-ons were included in a single purchase, such as a season pass or a Limited Edition game bundle, you may need to download them separately. There are two ways to download the individual items:

  • Inside the game, look for a store. Find the component items of the season pass, and download them there.
  • Download the individual add-ons from the Store. Here's how:
    1. While on the Home screen, pull the right trigger , and then press A to open My games and apps.
    2. Locate the game, and then press the Menu button  on your controller.
    3. Select Manage game.
    4. In the Ready to install column, select the add-on you want to install.
    5. Press  to install the add-on. 
    If you’re having issues downloading your add-ons, see Problems downloading a game or app on Xbox One.

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