Category Archives: Marketplace

Musings about Bing rewards program

The other day I saw a Google ad that said the following. “Get 400 Free Xbox Points Get 400 Free Xbox Points. Join Bing Rewards! www.Bing.com/Rewards” I was intrigued as I’d like to get some Microsoft points so I can … Continue reading

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Zune 4.2 update

Well this morning at about 7 AM MST I got the following message on zune.net. “zune is unavailable As part of continuing efforts to improve our service, Zune is undergoing scheduled maintenance that will prohibit customers from renting and purchasing … Continue reading

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Errors downloading purchased content

For songs the error is “You’ve reached the maximum number of downloads for this item. Error code: C00D135C” which is kind of sad when the solution as I mentioned earlier is to close the Zune software & open it again. … Continue reading

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Free isn’t always free on the Zune Marketplace

One of the songs on the “free playlist: nov. 24-30” costs 79 Microsoft points or almost one dollar, It is titled “Santa Claus Is Coming To Town” the Artist is “Sinai Rose” & it was from the “Kidz Bop Christmas” … Continue reading

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Zune 4.0 issues downloading purchased items

From what I’ve seen so far it looks like if you have one or more failed downloads you can not successfully start a download of something you purchased through the Zune market place. The current work around, that I have … Continue reading

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