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How to cancel your Xbox subscription

Cancel your Xbox subscription Sign in to the Services & subscriptions page of your Microsoft account to cancel your subscription.

To cancel and stop renewal charges for any Xbox subscription, such as an Xbox Live Gold subscription, an Xbox Game Pass, or EA Access, you need to do so online.

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How to cancel your Xbox subscription online

You can cancel your Xbox subscription either immediately or by stopping automatic renewal. If you cancel immediately, you’ll also lose access to the subscription service at the same time. If you stop automatically renewing your subscription, you can continue to use the service until it expires.

To cancel your Xbox subscription immediately, go to Cancel or turn off recurring billing for a Microsoft subscription and follow the steps under Cancel.

To stop automatically renewing your subscription, go to Cancel or turn off recurring billing for a Microsoft subscription and follow the steps under Turn off recurring billing.

Need additional help canceling your Xbox subscription?

If you're having problems canceling your Xbox subscription, review the following info before contacting support.

I already canceled my Xbox subscription, but I was still charged for it

If you were charged after you canceled your Xbox subscription, this likely indicates you had a pending balance for the current subscription time when you turned off auto renewal. If you canceled the subscription, you won't be charged again.

I don't see any option to cancel my Xbox subscription when I sign in.

If you sign in to your Microsoft account and see an option to Renew but not to Cancel, you've already turned off auto renewal and won't receive additional charges.

I don't see any Xbox subscriptions when I sign in, but I still have a charge for an Xbox subscription.

If you don't see any subscriptions listed when you sign in to your account, make sure that you're signed in to the correct Microsoft account. If you're not sure what Microsoft account you're using for your Xbox subscription, use the Lost Account Solution or the Lost Password Solution

I'm paying for another person's subscription.

If you're paying for another person's Xbox subscription, you can't cancel the subscription. The owner of the Microsoft account must follow the steps in the How to cancel your Xbox subscription online section above to cancel their subscription.

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