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How to find games and game content after you redeem a code online on Xbox One

After you redeem a code online, games and downloadable game content are installed automatically on your home console if you have Automatically download updates and purchases enabled under power mode settings. Use the instructions on this page to manually install them later or on a non-home console.

Games

  1. Press the Xbox button on your controller to return to the Home screen. Or say, “Xbox, go home.”
  2. Pull the right trigger to scroll down, and then select My games & apps.
  3. Scroll right to the Ready to Install section.
  4. Highlight the game you want to install, press the A button on your controller, and then select Install.

Add-ons and downloadable game content

  1. Press the Xbox button on your controller to return to the Home screen. Or say, “Xbox, go home.”
  2. Pull the right trigger to scroll down, and then select My games & apps.
  3. Highlight the game for which you have an add-on, and then press the Menu button on your controller.
An arrow indicates the Menu button on the Xbox One controller.
  1. Select Manage game.
  2. Scroll right to the Ready to Install section.
  3. Highlight the add-on or game content you want to install, and then press the A button on your controller.

Can’t download your content?

If you're having a problem downloading games or game content, use one of the following solutions:

  • Check for service alerts at Xbox Live status.
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