Follow this step-by-step guide to set up a Kinect sensor on your Xbox 360. You’ll also learn how to set up a play area so that you can start playing quickly and easily.
Your Xbox 360 console might need a system update to support your Kinect sensor. If you don't have enough space, learn what to do here.
Learn how to use gestures to interact with Kinect.
Learn how to use Kinect voice commands to control your Xbox 360 console.
This message means that your Xbox 360 console or Kinect sensor needs a software update. Here's what to do.
If the light on your Kinect sensor is red or you get the error "A problem has occurred with your Kinect Sensor", the sensor might not be connected correctly to your Xbox 360 console, or your console software might need updating.
Correct Kinect sensor placement will get you the best body tracking and speech recognition performance. Here are some tips to get the most out of Kinect.
Use Video Kinect on Xbox 360 to have live video chats with your Xbox Live and Messenger friends.
See these tips on what to do if you see a red light on the Kinect sensor, and the sensor has insufficient power.
You can choose to turn certain Xbox 360 Kinect features on or off. For example, you might want to turn off the chat microphone, or you might want to turn off the sensor without having to unplug it.
Learn how to take photos and videos with the Kinect Sensor and share them with friends and family. Also, learn how to delete photos and videos from Kinect.