If you have several games for your original Xbox stored somewhere in the box in your house and have an Xbox 360, you might use some games to play on your new Xbox console. Not all original Xbox games can be played on Xbox 360, but some of them can.
Do you ask yourself how to play Xbox games on Xbox 360? If so, here are some solutions that you can try, and maybe they might work for you. Stay here.
Play the game using the Game disk
This is one solution we recommend. So, first, make sure your Xbox 360 has the latest updates downloaded. If not, log in to your Xbox Live account and download the update. You should know that not all original Xbox games can be played on Xbox 360, so to check which games are supported, open the Resources section where you can find a list of compatible original Xbox games to be played on Xbox 360.
Put the original game on your Xbox 360. This game will be loaded and you will be able to play.
Get the original game
To get the original game, log in to your Xbox Live account and enter the Game Market place on the Xbox Dashboard. Next, you must explore Game Content. Open it and find the On-Demand Games header, move to the right, and select All original.
Now, find the particular game you want, and do it using the original name of the game. When you find it, click the Buy button. Then select the Download Confirmation option. The game will start downloading. This will take time, but not too much.
After that, open the My Xbox option and find the Game Library. There you will see the title of the latest Game and a list of your games will be displayed. Select the game that you just downloaded and press the Play Game button.
To Play Games with Game Discs, your Xbox 360 must be updated and download games that you may need to pay with Microsoft Points. To download a game, you must have enough space on your console.
Here is another way to play your original Xbox game on the Xbox 360 console, you need to follow a few steps that we will represent.
First, you need to install the hard drive to your Xbox 360 console. Most consoles do come with a hard drive installed, but if you don’t have one, you have to install it. this is required to store your software and emulation data related to Xbox games. Be sure to buy an official hard drive, so that it matches your console.
The second step is connecting your console to the internet, so you can download updates for the game. In addition, your console must be connected to the internet so you can play the game for the first time. To make a connection, open the Settings menu and use your Xbox Live account.
In step three, make sure your Xbox 360 is updated. If you are not sure, visit your Xbox Live account to check for the latest updates. If you are logged into an Xbox Live account and connected to the internet, the console must be updated automatically.
Now when you set up the console, you can insert the original game CD in and launch will begin. A message might appear on your screen saying that the game needs to be updated. If so, just follow the instructions and get all the game update needs.
After you install the update for the game, you can start playing.