Latest
Results: WWE Raw 24/04/2017 (April 25, 2017 6:17 am)
Avatar Sequels Get Release Dates (April 24, 2017 11:54 pm)
The Geek Show 87: Trailer-Tastic (April 24, 2017 9:30 am)
Ring the Bell: Jinder Not Hindered (April 24, 2017 8:00 am)
Mauro Ranallo Confirms WWE Departure (April 23, 2017 11:18 pm)
Supergirl Casts General Zod (April 22, 2017 2:41 pm)
The X-Files Returning for New Series (April 22, 2017 2:04 pm)
Captain Marvel Has Its Directors (April 19, 2017 10:01 pm)
Confirmed Matches for WWE Payback (April 19, 2017 9:17 pm)
Review: Mr. Shifty (April 19, 2017 7:39 pm)
Results: WWE Smackdown Live 18/04/2017 (April 19, 2017 5:18 am)
Former WWE Superstar Rosey Passes Away (April 18, 2017 8:14 pm)

Self-Service Refunds Coming to Xbox One

Microsoft are to introduce self-service refunds to Xbox One and Windows 10.

The upcoming feature, which is currently in Alpha status on the Xbox One Preview Programme, will allow players to get full refunds on games or apps that have been used for less than two hours, and for up to 14 days after purchase. The refund can be requested directly, without having to contact Microsoft with a refund request. The software must be downloaded and launched before a refund can be requested, and it must be at least one date the software’s release.

In it’s Preview Programme update, Microsoft say;

“You’ve spoken; we’ve listened. In support of offering gamers the freedom of choice, we’re making changes to the Microsoft Store purchase experience by offering customers a simple way to instantly return digital products like games and apps through account.microsoft.com.”

There will be some exceptions to the refund policy, such as Season Passes and DLC, as well as “certain Windows 10 apps”, and of course, Microsoft reserve the right to deny refunds to those players it deems as “abusing the system”, though it is not yet clear what actions they deem as “abusive”.

Microsoft haven’t yet announced when the feature will be live for all users.

Share on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on TumblrShare on StumbleUponEmail this to someone

A co-owner of this here website, as well as a Writer, Podcaster and Designer. I'm well known for my enthusiasm and positivity. You can find out what's on my mind by following me on Twitter and by checking out The Geek Show, The Podcast of Wisdom and Ring the Bell.

Comments