Xbox Series X And Series S: How To Enter And Redeem Codes On The Xbox Store

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Gaming used to be all about queueing up in the night and cold to get your hands on a copy of the newest game.

Now, we just wait for the clock to strike, click a button and the game is yours.

On Christmas Day this will be really useful, as even with stores closed you can still buy online and get your game codes instantly!

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Though then you need to actually redeem the code, so we're going to tell you how to do it on the Xbox Series X and S!

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How To Enter Codes

Redeeming codes on the Xbox Series X and S is easy as pie!

If you're doing so on your console, follow the steps below:

1. Sign in to your Xbox account you want to redeem the game code on.

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2. Select the Microsoft Store app from your Home Screen or search for it.

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3. Scroll down to Redeem Code left-hand side (under your account name).

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4. Now just enter your 25-character code and voila.

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If you're redeeming a code via browser, it's a bit different, here's how:

  1. Go to redeem.microsoft.com.
  2. Sign in to the Microsoft Account you want to redeem the code on.
  3. Enter your 25-character code, it will now be added to your account.
  4. Startup your console and begin downloading.
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It's as simple as that. Now get back to your new console!