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Change your console settings on Xbox One

Adjust your console settings

You can configure many settings on your Xbox One for a personal experience.

Note You don't have to be signed in to an account to adjust your console settings.

To access the console settings:

  1. Scroll left from Home to open the guide.
  2. Select Settings
  3. Select All Settings.

You can change the following console settings:

  • Account – In this section you can access Privacy & online safety, Content restrictions, Payment & billing, Subscriptions, Family, Remove accounts, and Sign in, security, & passkey.
  • Personalization – In this section you can access My profile, My color & background, and My home Xbox.
  • Network – In this section you can access Network settings.
  • System – In this section you can access Console info & updates, Language & location, Time, Storage, and Signed-out content restrictions.
  • Preferences – In this section you can access Notifications, Game DVR & Streaming, SmartGlass connections, Preferred video provider, and Feedback.
  • Kinect & devices – In this section you can access Kinect and Devices & accessories.
  • Display & sound – In this section you can access Video output, Volume, and Audio output.
  • Power – In this section you can access Turn off or restart and Power mode & startup.
  • Disc & Blu-ray – In this section you can access Disc and Blu-ray.
  • TV & OneGuide – In this section you can access OneGuide, Device control, Audio & video, Troubleshooting, and TV tuner.
  • Ease of Access – In this section you can access Narrator, Magnifier, Closed captioning, High contrast, and Button mapping.

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