How to Fix Slow Xbox One Game Downloads

by Emily Johnson Technical Advisor

The huge advantage of Xbox Live is the huge amount of games available for users to download on their device without inserting any CD.

However, downloading the games from the platform is not flawless every time. Slow download speed is one of the main issues that several user face. Slow downloading is more annoying than waiting for a new game to launch.

If you are troubled from slow download speed on Xbox One as well, then this article will help you. In this article, we will show you how you can fix the issue of slow downloading speed.

How to Fix Downloads Slow of Xbox One Game

Here are the five ways to fix the issue of “slow download of Xbox One Games” in straightforward ways:

  • Internet connection troubleshoot
  • Restarting the Console
  • Never Download Several Games at Once
  • Uses of Protocol
  • Space into Hard Drive

1) Internet Connection Checking

In several cases, the main problem is not with your Xbox One, instead it can be a problem with your internet connection. So first, you need to check or sure that your internet is working smoothly and providing excellent speed. You need to log in to your PC and check everything is at the place.

2) Restarting the Console

On the other side, it might be that something is wrong with your Console. To make sure everything is correct, you need to reset your console.

  1. On the Home screen, scroll left to launch the Guide.
  2. Choose Settings.
  3. Visit Restart console.
  4. Choose Yes to agree and conform.

This above setting will automatically restart Xbox One. Now the entire download list will be stopped, so you have to download the entire list again. If you are not sure how, then follow the given steps.

  1. Scroll right on your Home screen and then tap A button to launch “My Games and application.”
  2. Choose “Queue” and choose the game that to wish to download.
  3. This game appears on screen as installing.

3) Never Download Several Games at Once

If you have recently downloaded anything into your device or attached some other device, then it may cause an issue. So you need to sure that you don’t need to download anything except Xbox One.

If you are running other downloading, then you need to pause it to speed up your game download.

4) Uses of Protocol

If you are downloading two or more games on your device at the same time, then both are going to download slower and you have to wait more. So if you want to speed up the download, then you need to download them one by one.

5) Space into Hard Drive

Here are the steps on how to check space on your hard drive:

  1. On the Home screen, choose “My games and application.”
  2. On the left side, you can see a meter that shows your total space or free space.
  3. If there is no space to download the games that you want, then you need to delete those games from your device that you are not playing and take spaces.
  4. In the “my games and application” option, you need to choose your games and application that you want to delete or uninstall from your device.
  5. Tap the “Menu button” on the controller.
  6. Choose Manage application or Manage games.
  7. Choose Installation (You can choose “Internal Manage all”).
  8. Choose to uninstall.

Emily Johnson is a creative person who has been writing blogs and articles about cybersecurity. She writes about the latest updates regarding and how it can improve the work experience of users. Her articles have been published in many popular e-magazines, blogs, and websites.   


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