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What's the Point of Naming Your Xbox 360?

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User Info: KID VID

KID VID
3 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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User Info: VeryDarkSoul

VeryDarkSoul
3 years ago#2
mine is named piece of crap
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User Info: Jukain

Jukain
3 years ago#3
I'd say it's what shows up on your local network as, but Iunno.
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User Info: MrFwibbles

MrFwibbles
3 years ago#4
It's so that it can be recognised more easily on networks that have multiple Xbox 360s.
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User Info: TBD2009

TBD2009
3 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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User Info: Deathx113

Deathx113
3 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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User Info: Just_The_Tip

Just_The_Tip
3 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.


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User Info: TBD2009

TBD2009
3 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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User Info: KID VID

KID VID
3 years ago#9
That makes sense. Thanks for the serious answers, gentlemen.
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