What happens if someone steals your Xbox account?

If you can sign in to your account

If Microsoft has identified any suspicious activity on your account, we’ll lock the account for your security. If this happens, you’ll see the message Help us secure your account.

How do I restore my Xbox Live Gold account?

Select System -> Settings -> System -> Console info. Select Reset console. On the Reset console screen -> choose Reset and keep my games & apps. After the console is reset -> log into your account normally (the process of erasing the data will take some time but should solve your problem).

Can Microsoft block a stolen Xbox?

No you can’t block the serial numbers but there are step you can take to prevent some one for accessing you account and other information.

Can the police track your Xbox account?

Unfortunately you cannot track it yourself, because of IP address relays ect… you lack the tools. But the police can. if you have registered your xbox that was stolen then you can ask Microsoft to console ban it assuming that your serial number is listed on the registry.

Can Microsoft track a stolen Xbox one?

Xbox One consoles can be tracked by the police if they are stolen, according to new policies published by Microsoft. Police will need a court order to find a console’s location, but it may help deter thieves from stealing a console in the first place.

Can I find my Xbox serial number online?

There is no way for you to track it yourself. If you haven’t already, you would need to file a police report and they can work with Microsoft to track it down.

Can Microsoft brick your Xbox?

It turns out that Microsoft not only has the power to ban you from Xbox Live permanently, but it can also turn your Xbox One console in to a useless brick, as the beta testers behind the Gears of War Remastered leak have found out.

How do I contact Microsoft support?

1 (800) 642-7676
Microsoft Corporation/Customer service

Where can I find Xbox serial number?

The serial number for your Xbox console is located in two places:
  1. On the sticker at the back of the console (the bottom of the console for Xbox One).
  2. In your settings. Select Profile & system > Settings > System > Console info. The serial number appears first in the list displayed.

How do you find out your Xbox IP address?

Can I lock my Xbox?

You must create a passkey to fully implement parental controls. Enter the settings, select the “Sign-in, Security, and Passkey” option, and create a new 6-digit passkey. Once completed, you will have the option to require the key for signing into the system and when purchasing items from the Xbox Store.