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Error 80070079 occurs when connecting to or using an Xbox Live feature

You see the following error code when you try to connect to Xbox Live or use an Xbox Live feature:

80070079

This may mean that you can't connect to Xbox Live because of a temporary network issue.

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:

Xbox Live Core Services: up and running
2016-12-04T08:46:56.6049095+00:00

Solution 2: Check and troubleshoot your connection to Xbox Live

Here's how:

  1. Scroll left on the Home screen to open the guide.
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Select All Settings.
  4. Under Network, select Network settings.
  5. Select Detailed network statistics. If you're seeing more than 5 per cent packet loss, troubleshoot your connection using the Xbox One Slow Performance Solution.

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