How to Change Your Xbox Console into a Home PC

by karen minton I am a software engineer

If you want to change your Xbox console into a home PC, then this article will help you.  Because of the same software requirements in Xbox console as any other system will have, you can change it into a computer. Here you will get to know to change your Xbox console into a Home PC.


Here’s how to change your Xbox console into the Home PC

·  Create Bootable Linux USB Drive

1.   Connect the USB memory device to the console through the USB cable adapter.

2.   Enable the Xbox console.

3.   Start downloading the MechInstaller.

4.   Begin the flashing procedure of the FatX image to the USB stick by pairing it with the computer.

5.   Start moving the Mechassault photo to the USB device by pulling it in it.

·  Copying FatX Image to your Xbox

1.   Take out the USB device from the computer.

2.   Pair it to the console.

3.   Now, you will get the USB in the Xbox dashboard.

4.   Go to the USB device by going to the Xbox dashboard.

5.   You will get the three options on the screen.

  • The first one is the Emergency Linux.
  • The second option is to Remove Linux.
  • The third option is the Install Linux.

6.   Choose the Memory option.

7. Choose the USB device.

8. Press Install Linux.

9. Choose the Copy option.

10. Select the Xbox hard disk.

·  Execute the image you have copied to begin Linux

1.   Place the game copy of Mechassault.

2.   Go in the hard drive of the Xbox dashboard.

3.   Choose the Emergency Linux file.

4.   In case you have done all the steps mentioned above properly, you need to start the Xbox again.

5.   You will get a black screen with the white letters.

6.   Go to the address

7.   Sign in with the root as your username.

8.   Enter the password.

9.   Once you have signed in, enter the below-mentioned command xbox_tool-a for showing the hard disk key.

10. Start downloading the Linux copy.

11. You need to place it into the DVD-R.

12. Put the DVD-R in the Xbox for the booting process.

13. Enter su to sign in as the admin.

14. You need to start using the Xbox as your password.

15. Enter XBOXLinuxInstaller in the search bar.

16. Go through the guidelines to finish the setup procedure.

Source :-

Kellie Minton  arrived on the cyber security scene in the early 2000s when virus and malware were still new and slowly evolving. Her longtime affair with writing with an interest in the cybersecurity industry, combined with her IT degree, has contributed to experience several aspects of security suite industry such as blogging at

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Created on Sep 13th 2019 00:38. Viewed 277 times.


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