Xbox live not updating to gold
Check below for the current status of the Xbox Live service.
If you see any alerts here, wait until the service is up and running and try again: You can also sign up to receive either a text message or an email when the service is restored at Xbox.com/status.
For information about how to format a USB flash drive, see the “Format a USB flash drive” section of Using USB flash drives with Xbox 360. Consoles connected to Xbox Live will have the latest console software. However, if you want to play or communicate on Xbox Live, you must have the latest console software. If you can’t connect to Xbox Live, try using the Xbox 360 Connection Error Solution.
I get an error code when I try to update my console. If you see a specific error code or status code, use the search box on the Error & Status Code Search page to find information about how to solve the problem. When you connect to Xbox Live, your console automatically prompts you to update your software if an update is available. New games might also require the update before you can play them.
On occasion, the Xbox Live service is temporarily unavailable.
In such cases, we work to resolve the issue as quickly as possible.
Note The USB flash drive must use the FAT32 file system. How can I tell if my console software is up to date?Once your physical setup is complete, you’ll need to begin the digital setup.After connecting your console to your home network, the next step is to update your system.Once the update is complete, you'll be able to continue the digital setup, but you won’t be able to sign in until the service is restored.You can make the most of the wait time by installing your disc-based games to your console.