Would you love to get more value out of your Xbox video games console? If the answer is yes, then you would be advised to sign up for Xbox Live Gold. You can sign up for Xbox Live Gold, whether you have a Xbox One or a Xbox 360 video games console. After signing up for Xbox Live Gold, you will be able to access online multiplayer functionality, to access free games under the ‘Games With Gold’ offer and to access exclusive deals under the ‘Deals With Gold’ offer. If you have a Xbox One console, and you sign up for Xbox Gold, then you will also be able to upload studio, access Game DVR cloud storage and access Smart Match functionality. Therefore, signing up for Xbox Live Gold is worthwhile, and as we shall shortly, the Xbox Live Gold sign up procedure is very simple.
An overview of the Xbox Live Gold sign up procedure
The Xbox Live Gold sign up procedure entails going to the Xbox Live Gold website and indicating that you wish to join Xbox Live Gold. You then proceed to sign up for a Microsoft account (previously a Live.com account), which then becomes your Xbox Live Gold account.
What you need to have, to sign up for Xbox Live Gold
To sign up for Xbox Live Gold, you first of all need to have a Xbox video games console: which could either be a Xbox One or a Xbox 360 console. Then you need to have a way of accessing the Internet, in order to be able to sign up online for Xbox Live Gold.
Where you need to go, to sign up for Xbox Live Gold
To sign up for Xbox Live Gold, you need to go to the Xbox website. The address/URL for the said Xbox website is given below, in the ‘useful links’ section.
How to go about signing up for Xbox Live Gold
The first step you need to take is that of launching your browser, and entering the address/URL for the Xbox website (that address/URL is given below, in the ‘useful links’ section). Once you are on the Xbox website’s homepage, you will see that there is a main menu at the top: with items like ‘Xbox One’, ‘Xbox 360’, ‘Xbox Live Gold’, ‘Games’, ‘Entertainment’ and ‘Support’. From that menu, roll your mouse over the ‘Xbox Live Gold’ item, then from the drop-down options which appear, click on the first one: namely the ‘Join Xbox Live Gold’ option. On the page that you are taken to, scroll down a bit, and you will encounter a green-colored button labeled ‘Join Today’ – click on it. On the page you are taken to, check towards the bottom right hand corner, and you will see somewhere written ‘Don’t have a Microsoft account?’ followed by a ‘Sign Up now’ link. Click on the ‘Sign up now’ link, and fill in the form in the page you are taken to, to get a Xbox Live Gold account.
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