How to Reset Firmware on Xbox One S Controller

How to Reset Firmware on Xbox One S Controller

Introduction

Guide created by KimJongIan

With help by iFixit users Andrew and MervDervis

This guide would not exist possible without the script made by user tai1976 from gbatemp.net





  1. Before doing any updates or software changes with the Hard Drive connected to the motherboard, make sure that all connections  to the board are secure, such as the disc drive, otherwise you will brick the Motherboard, and will require a new one.

    • Before doing any updates or software changes with the Hard Drive connected to the motherboard, make sure that all connections to the lath are secure, such equally the disc drive, otherwise you lot will brick the Motherboard, and will require a new one.



  2. Before beginning this guide, it is best to read through the steps for the hardware portion, as shown by iFixit user Andrew, at the following link.

    • Before starting time this guide, it is best to read through the steps for the hardware portion, as shown by iFixit user Andrew, at the following link.

    • Xbox One South Hard Bulldoze Replacement

    • You will also demand a PC running Windows, and a difficult drive reader (Sata Data and Sata Power to USB)

    • Seagate drives have been known to crusade issues with XBox One software.



  3. Connect the new hard drive to the PC. Make sure that the HDD is in a location where it will not be accidentally disconnected.

    • Connect the new hard drive to the PC. Brand sure that the HDD is in a location where it will not be accidentally disconnected.



  4. This process requires you to run a script to partition the HDD/SSD.



  5. Press the Windows key/Start menu and type in "CMD", right click, and select 'Run as Administrator"

    • Press the Windows primal/Start card and type in “CMD”, right click, and select ‘Run as Administrator”

    • Type the command “cd C:\Users\(Your Name)\Downloads\xboxonehdd-master-6.1\xboxonehdd-master\win”

    • Supercede (Your proper noun) with the name of your user contour.



  6. Run the command "create_xbox_drive"

    • Run the command “create_xbox_drive”

    • The next steps are to create a drive that has either 500GB, 1TB, or 2TB storage. If at someday you get confused, there is a readme file in the folder you lot extracted that can assist out too.



  7. For this tutorial, we are using the first option (a) Replace/Upgrade w/o a working original drive.
    For this tutorial, we are using the first option (a) Replace/Upgrade w/o a working original drive.

    • For this tutorial, we are using the first option (a) Supercede/Upgrade west/o a working original drive.



  8. Make sure to choose the right drive to format, Disk 0 is almost always your operating system, DO NOT CHOOSE DISK 0.
    It will ask you to confirm your selection.
    Then you will need to choose the size of the drive you have created.

    • Brand sure to choose the right bulldoze to format, Disk 0 is almost always your operating system, DO Not CHOOSE Deejay 0.

    • It will ask you lot to ostend your selection.

    • Then yous will need to choose the size of the drive you accept created.



  9. Once the command line displays 6 lines of long numbers with "GUID" at the top, the command lines is finished.

    • Once the command line displays vi lines of long numbers with “GUID” at the pinnacle, the control lines is finished.

    • If this doesn’t work, clean the disk with diskpart, link below, and try over again.

    • http://noesis.seagate.com/articles/en…



  10. You need to go to the XBox official site and download a file called OSU 1.
    https://support.xbox.com/en-US/xbox-one/...
    Select "I need to update my console offline"

    • You need to go to the XBox official site and download a file called OSU 1.

    • https://support.xbox.com/en-US/xbox-one/…

    • Select “I need to update my console offline”

    • Select “Xbox One Southward or Xbox One X”

    • Click the green link “OSU1” to beginning the download.



  11. Navigate to the System Update (X) drive, and create 2 folders, one labeled "A" and one "B"
    Extract all of the files from OSU1, and copy everything in $SystemUpdate, except for "updater.xvd"
    Paste these files in the folders "A" and "B" that you created.

    • Navigate to the Organization Update (X) drive, and create 2 folders, one labeled “A” and i “B”

    • Excerpt all of the files from OSU1, and copy everything in $SystemUpdate, except for “updater.xvd”

    • Paste these files in the folders “A” and “B” that you lot created.

    • Copy “updater.xvd” from $SystemUpdate and paste it in the root of System Update (X)

    • Annotation that you volition demand to download the bootanim.dat and shop it in folders “A” and “B” as well. There are two different versions you lot can download one for OG / Southward or the X. Without the file the Xbox will boot with a black screen to the menu and not the boot logo.



  12. Safely eject the media and put it back into the XBox



  13. Some users have experienced sign in issues after an ssd upgrade. If this occurs, simply reset the console (keep games and apps if need be.) and that should resolve the issue.

    • Some users have experienced sign in issues after an ssd upgrade. If this occurs, but reset the panel (keep games and apps if demand be.) and that should resolve the outcome.

    • Those who take their Xbox gear up to “energy saving” mode for startup may feel a 20-30 second black screen before boot. Changing this setting to “instant on” resolves this issue.

    • Now enjoy 20x faster r/w speeds and loading times a fraction that of a standard HDD.



  14. You are now finished, enjoy your XBox!

    • You are now finished, enjoy your XBox!

    • Annotation: This does work with Solid State Drives.


Conclusion

To reassemble your device, put the hard drive back in the Xbox One S and reassemble.

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