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What's the Point of Naming Your Xbox 360?

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2 years ago#1
I saw an option in the settings to name my Xbox. What's that for? Will the name show up in a game or something?
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2 years ago#2
mine is named piece of crap
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2 years ago#3
I'd say it's what shows up on your local network as, but Iunno.
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2 years ago#4
It's so that it can be recognised more easily on networks that have multiple Xbox 360s.
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2 years ago#5
It so you can scream out your console's name, when it gets the RROD. Like: "No, Professor Buttscootcher!! WHY!!!!!!!!".

But, seriously, it's as MrFwibbles says, it's the help your network identify the console, and allow communications more easily with other items in your network. It's the same reason you name your PC.
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2 years ago#6
My sister decided to use my 360 for the first time in a year and gave me the strangest look when SexBox popped up as a storage device.
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2 years ago#7
Deathx113 posted...
My sister decided to use my 360 for the first time in a year and gave me the strangest look when SexBox popped up as a storage device.


Hot. Keep going....
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2 years ago#8
That's pretty funny. If I had to share an Xbox, I'd either name it "Professor Buttscootcher" or "Ze SexBox", just to weird people out.
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2 years ago#9
That makes sense. Thanks for the serious answers, gentlemen.
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