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hi have you tried doing via the web rather than your console. iv never had the problem but if i cant do something on my console i look on my account: scroll down and it says changer gamertag under Settings & Preferences, then follow the instructions from
there. also you might wont to rethink your next choosen gamertag to avoid these problems again. thanks :D
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When a change forced gamertag (name change) is imposed, you are prompted to select a new gamertag next time you attempt to sign in to Xbox Live. This step can not be ignored. You must select a new gamertag to enter.
An enforced change gamertag is enforced when a gamertag is considered inappropriate by the Inspection Team of Xbox Live. Examples of inappropriate gamertags include names that visually remember, seem, representing allude, insinuate or summarize one of the
Phrases or profanity
Topics or content of a sexual nature
Hate speech (including, among others, racial prejudice, ethnic or religious)