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Xbox Error 80A40008

Xbox Error 80A40008

Are you stuck with Xbox Error 0x80A40008? Basically, this problem is due to a connectivity or account problem on the console. Users often encounter this stop code when they try to sign in to the Xbox account or recover their Xbox profile. You receive the following error message when you try to sign in to your Xbox profile or recover your profile on your Xbox One console:

There was a problem and we couldn't continue

0x80A40008

Xbox Error 80A40008

Causes of Xbox Error 80A40008

  • There is a problem with Xbox Live connectivity. 
  • You entered incorrect Microsoft account information (email address or password). 
  • There is a problem with your Microsoft account.
  • You have too many accounts registered on your Xbox One console.

How to Fix Xbox Error 80A40008 ?

To solve this problem, try the following solutions.

Solution 1: Check the Xbox Live service status

If you see any alerts here, wait until the service is up and running and try again:

Solution 2: Test your Xbox Live connection

  1. Press the Xbox button  to open the guide and go to System.
  2. Select Settings > Network > Network settings.
  3. Scroll right and select Test network connection.

If you get the "Everything is good" message, try to sign in to your Xbox profile. If you do not receive this message, try the Xbox One Network Connection Error solution.

Solution 3: Remove and re-add your account

  1. Remove your account from the console. Here’s how:
    1. Press the Xbox button  to open the guide and go to System.
    2. Select Settings > Account > Remove accounts.
    3. Scroll right and highlight your account to select it.
    4. Select Remove.
  2. Restart your console. Here's how:
    1. Press and hold the Xbox button  in the center of your Xbox One controller to open the Power Center.
    2. Select Restart console.
    3. Select Restart.
  • Re-add your account to the console. Here's how:
  • Press the Xbox key to open the guide and select Connection.
  • Scroll to Manage accounts.
  • Select Add new.
  • Enter the email address and password for your Microsoft account, and select Enter.
  • Check the privacy settings you have set for your account. These apply to any Xbox One console to which you connect.
  • Select Next.
  • On the Choose Color screen, select the color of your Home screen to distinguish yourself from other users of this console.
  • Select Next.
  • When you remember that the player is associated with your profile, select Next.
  • Select your connection preferences.