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Error 80040212 occurs when playing a gameplay clip on Xbox One

You see the following error when you try to watch a gameplay clip on your Xbox One console:

Error 80040212

This means Xbox can't open the clip you're trying to play.

Solutions

To resolve this error, 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:

Social and Gaming: Limited
2017-03-29T19:03:59.0000000-07:00

Affected platforms:

Xbox 360, Xbox One, Xbox on Windows 10, Xbox on other devices

Affected services:

Capturing game videos

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Our engineers and developers are actively continuing to work to resolve the problem(s) that is/are causing some members issues viewing Achievements, Friends List or the activity of friends. Stay tuned, and thanks for your patience.

Solution 2: Play a different clip

The gameplay clip that you tried to open was either deleted or never published. Please select a different clip to watch.

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