Xbox Error Code 0x87e50007 – [6 EASY FIXES]

Users are unable to play any games on Xbox because of the error code 0x87e50007. Here's how to get rid of this error getting in the way of your FIFA sessions.

Just like the Xbox Error Code 0x87e50007, the most frequent Xbox One issues persist even after the release of the Xbox Series X and Series S. Xbox error code 0x87e50007 might have several reasons, including outdated software. I advise you to update the app, take out the disc, and if the error still exists, try moving the app to external storage. To do so, Let’s read.

Key Takeaways

  • The Xbox Error Code 0x87e50007 prevents users from playing any game.
  • There are multiple causes of Xbox error code 0x87e50007, such as the software not being up-to-date.
  • I suggest you update the app, remove the disc, and if it persists, then try to move the app from internal storage to external storage. This simple guide will show you how to do that.

What Is Xbox Error Code 0x87e50007?

Players have reported that Xbox Error Code 0x87e50007 usually occurs mid-game, and then it does not allow them to play the game anymore. Popular games in which Xbox Error Code 0x87e50007 was reported were FIFA 22 and Forza Horizon, with the former being the more popular one.

The error sends the users back to the home screen, and they can’t do much about it, making a frustrating situation for those that are unfortunate enough to encounter this error. You can’t play the game at all unless you’ve fixed the error completely.

Causes of The Xbox Error Code 0x87e50007

Xbox error code 0x87e50007 can be caused by several things. Here are a few potential reasons:

  • Outdated application
  • Data handling issues
  • Corrupted data or cache
  • Console software or firmware issues
  • Account related issues

How To Fix Xbox Error Code 0x87e50007?

Xbox Error Code 0x87e50007 in itself is simple enough to fix, and here’s a list of ways that you can do it:

  1. Uninstalling and reinstalling.
  2. Power cycling the Xbox.
  3. Update the app.
  4. Cleaning the console’s MAC.
  5. Removing the disc.
  6. Trying to move the app from internal storage to external storage.

None of these fixes are difficult to follow along with. Therefore, all you have to do is follow the steps mentioned by me, and hopefully, you’d have rooted this issue out in no time.

Uninstalling And Reinstalling the app

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How to uninstall the games on Xbox

Since the error has to do with data handling and its fixes, sometimes the most primitive fixes do come in handy. You’ll have to reinstall the game completely, and here’s how you can do it if it’s on an internal hard drive:

  1. Go to ‘My Games and Apps.
  2. Go to owned games, and then you can re-download the game.

It is also possible that the game that you’re using an external hard drive. For this, you’ll have to move it back onto the internal memory. This should hopefully clear your issue, however some users ha

ve reported the error persisting even after this and so you can try the next fix.

Power Cycling The Xbox

  1. By holding down the Xbox button on the front of the system for roughly 10 seconds, you can turn off your console.
  2. Press the Xbox button on your controller or the Xbox button on the console to restart Xbox One.

Try these instructions again if you don’t see the green boot-up animation when the console restarts. Hold the power button down until the console turns off completely.

The aforementioned actions will turn off your console completely if it is in Instant-On power mode. You must restart the system before Instant-On mode, or the option to start your Xbox simply speaking “Xbox on,” is available. Many users have reported the Xbox Error Code 0x87e50007 being fixed with a simple power cycle.

Updating The App

Since this is an issue that primarily deals with app updates and therefore it’s a good idea to update any apps that you may encounter this issue on. Here’s how to do that:

  1. Press the options button
  2. Go the Manage Updates and Add-Ons
  3. Check if there’s a pending update to be installed and then install it.
    Checking if there is an update
    Checking if there is an update
  4. Relaunch the game and check if the error persists.

Clearing The Console’s MAC (Media Access Control) Address

Each device on a particular network is identified exclusively by its MAC address, which is its physical, hardware, or BIA address. I require both an IP address and a MAC address to establish communication between two networked devices. It is given to each device’s NIC (Network Interface Card), which enables internet connectivity.

This is also unique to your Xbox and sometimes can interfere when updating your games. Therefore you must clear it when errors occur.

Here’s how to clear it:

  1. Go to settings.
  2. Go to General.
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    Going to Network Settings Xbox
  3. Go to Network Settings and Advanced Settings.
    Advanced Settings Xbox
    Going to Advanced Settings Xbox
  4. Click on Alternative MAC address.
    Xbox Error Code 0x87e50007
    Clearing the MAC address on Xbox
  5. Select Clear.
  6. Restart your Console.

Removing The Disc

It’s also plausible that you’re using a disc to install the game, in which case you’ll need to remove the disc from your console.

Next, you’ll need to clear the cache.

Here’s how to clear that up:

  1. Go to the menu, then to settings and device and streaming.
  2. Go to Blu-Ray and then Persistent Storage.
  3. Click on clear persistent storage three times.

Now, you’ll have to power cycle your console. To save you the scrolling, here’s how to do it again:

  1. By holding down the Xbox button on the front of the system for roughly 10 seconds, you can turn off your console.
  2. Press the Xbox button on your controller or the Xbox button on the console to restart your gaming system.

Try these instructions again if you don’t see the green boot-up animation when the console restarts. Hold the power button down until the console turns off completely.

Move The App From External Storage To Internal Storage

If re-installing didn’t work the first time, try to move the console from the external storage to the external one. Many have reported that this is one of the ways that does usually fix the error.

Contact Xbox Support Team

Contact the Xbox support team if the methods I’ve listed do not work for you. Open the Xbox support website by typing “Xbox Support” into your browser. You can online chat with them to explain your issue in more detail.

Xbox error support team
Xbox contact us with the option- Image Credits [Emopulse]
In addition, you can also visit Xbox forums. You can find many other errors fixes there.


The Xbox Error Code 0x87e50007 message pops up whenever the users try to play the game, with popular developers and programmers like the ones over at EA who haven’t commented on the error yet. The error is also not in any of the official error lists provided by Microsoft. The diagnosis of this problem is the real issue due to a lack of support by Xbox.

Some potential reasons for this error to occur, include outdated applications, data handling issues, corrupted data or cache, console software or firmware issues, and account-related issues. I advise you to uninstall and reinstall, power cycle the Xbox, update the app, clean the console’s MAC, remove the disc, and try to move the app from internal storage to external storage. 

Hopefully, this article will help fix your issue. If you’re here, chances are you own an Xbox yourself and, because of that, are prone to errors frequently. Here are a few articles by me that might come in handy:

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Xbox One have backward compatibility?

Xbox 360 games cannot be played on Xbox One hardware. Xbox One was created to play a completely new generation of games, ones that are built to fully utilise cutting-edge CPUs and the limitless potential of the cloud.

While using the Xbox One do you always need to be connected to the internet?

No, it doesn't have to be always connected, although Xbox One does need an Internet connection since it's a cloud-connected, always-on entertainment system. Additionally, it's designed so that even if you lose connectivity, you can still watch live TV, play games, and watch Blu-ray movies.

How long do Xbox controllers last?

An Xbox controller's AA batteries typically last 40 hours on average. The Xbox Play and Charge Kit, the most popular rechargeable battery pack, with a 30-hour lifespan on average. The battery life of the Play and Charge kit also gets shorter with time.

How will I know if my Xbox controller batteries are low?

On your Xbox system, the battery indicator is located in the upper-right corner of every screen. If the battery indication isn't visible, pick the controller you're using from Profile & system > Settings > Devices & connections > Accessories.

Can you play Xbox games without Xbox live?

Even without an Xbox Live Gold subscription, Xbox players on Xbox One and Xbox Series X can play a number of titles for free. Microsoft took a significant step to increase the accessibility of free-to-play Xbox games significantly. The online membership programme known as Xbox Live Gold launched in 2002 for the original Xbox and allowed users to play multiplayer games with voice chat.

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