XBOX 360 slim has a red dot in the middle of the power button.

yesterday while i was on the youtube app, i paused the video and came back to my xbox being frozen. this has happened before so i restarted my console. upon doing this the light went from green to red. i am familiar with the red ring of death on the older consoles because i have had that quite a few times.(this is my 4th xbox). this was my 1st assumtion. after reading online i see that this has happened to alot of people. this was a launch 360s that i pre-ordered. i wonder if its just getting old. some say the light means the xbox isnt getting enough ventilation. so maybe a fan would fix it? i was going to find out but when i turned on my xbox today the light on the power brick turned red.i unplugged it until the light turned off and tried again and it works but i dont want to run my xbox right now. i am afraid if i run my xbox it will damage it further. what can i do? i have a launch 360s so i can assume my warranty is expired.

 

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Hi there, sorry to hear of your problem.

You can take a look here, and try some of the solutions to some power issues

support.xbox.com/.../no-power-solution

Let us know of your findings/results

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thank you for the link but what about the red light on the power button?

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If the Xbox still shows green rings it may be a defect in your console's lighting.

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For the red dot on the console check this link, the topic red dot on the console  support.xbox.com/.../console if the steps to solve the problem the console is likely in need of a repair...

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If the steps fail to solve the problem, is what I mean to say

To request a repair, you can use this link support.xbox.com/.../repair-process

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So i turned on my xbox and it had the red dot. I unplugged it and restart but it still has the red dot but fully functional. What's wrong?

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Hey there Killa! If you are seeing the Red Dot on your console, I would recommend following the suggestions above and see about getting a console repair. Please let us know if you have any questions regarding that process, thanks!

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I have xbox 360 slim just 11 months old one day in sunday i turn on i see red dot. one day later its workd monday and tuesday(bad langue) then now its red again. but in tv not showing E error.

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Hey there Davis! Please check out the verified link in this thread and follow all the steps there. Thanks!

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Maybe wire is not good like main i put in stronger the i push it down up and then i find were the problem

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