How To Fix Error 0x80004005 On Xbox Series X

The error code 0x80004005 on your Xbox Series X occurs when you try to  open a game or an app. This indicates that a software glitch has occurred which is preventing the device from performing the action .  To fix this you need to perform a power cycle on your console.

The Xbox Series X is one of the newest next generation video game consoles that’s able to provide true 4K gaming at a smooth 120 FPS. It’s got several outstanding features such as a faster game loading time, Dolby Vision and Atmos support, as well as backwards compatibility to hundreds of games. With a Game Pass subscription you can maximize the gaming potential of this console.

What to do when you get the error code 0x80004005 on your Xbox Series X

One of the issues that you might experience when opening a game or an app on this gaming console is this error code. This is a minor issue that is usually caused by a software glitch and can be fixed by restarting the Xbox.

Solution 1: Restart the Xbox Series X

The best way to fix this issue is to perform a  power cycle. This will refresh the operating system of the console and can usually fix issues caused by a software glitch.

Time needed: 3 minutes.

Reboot the console

  1. Press the Xbox button.

    You can find this on your controller.Fix Error 0x80004005 On Xbox Series X

  2. Select Profile & system.

    This is the last tab on the side menu.Select Profile & system

  3. Select Settings.

    This will open your console settings menu.Select Settings

  4. Select General.

    This will open the general settings.Select General

  5. Select Power mode & startup.

    This will open the power options.Select Power mode & startup

  6. Select Full shutdown.

    This will shut down the console.What to do when you get the error code 0x80004005 on your Xbox Series X

  7. Select Shut down.

    This will confirm the shut down command.Select Shut down

Once the console has turned off, unplug its power cord for a minute before plugging it back in. Turn on the console then check if the issue still occurs.

Having the error 0x80004005 on your Xbox Series X can be a frustrating experience. Hopefully, this solution will help you fix the problem.

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