Pause or cancel a download or installation on Xbox One

It’s easy to stop your current download or installation for now, or to cancel it entirely. Here's how:

  1. Press the Xbox button.
  2. Go to My games and apps.
  3. Scroll down to Queue.
  4. Highlight the active download or installation.
  5. Press the Menu button on your controller.
  6. Select Pause installation or Cancel installation, depending on what you want to do.

    Note
    This applies to both installations and downloads.

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