gamertag help, says gamertag not avialable but not account has the gamertag

ok i found a gamertag that is only 3 characters long and i went to change it and it said it was already in use, so i went to go add the person who had the gamertag and the wasnt an account with that gamertag, how can i get that gamertag?

 

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Last updated July 5, 2018 Views 4 Applies to:

"Adding" tells you little. Try browsing the Profile link with all the different spacing variants if you really want to know, but if the change attempt says it is taken, it is taken.

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Also, keep in mind that Gamertags are used across other LIVE services, such as Zune. If someone is using it on another service, it will not be available.

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i also called you guys and the guy who answered said the minimum of characters you can have is 5 and i have friends that have 3 letters and people who work for you guys have 1 letters so stop BSing and say why these gamertags arent avialable

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