Grand Theft Auto 5: How to Install on Xbox 360 with No Lag

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Posted on September 17, 2013, Kevin Thielenhaus Grand Theft Auto 5: How to Install on Xbox 360 with No Lag

The Xbox 360 version of Grand Theft Auto 5 is currently experiencing a bug that causes lag after installation. As noted earlier on Game Front, players are advised not to install the “play” disc.

The vast knowledge of the internet coalesced to determine a solution in less than 24 hours, and we have the result. Check below to find our quick-and-easy guide to help you install the “play” disc of GTA 5 onto the 360 while avoiding this nasty lag bug.

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How to Install to HD with No Lag

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  1. Follow the in-game instructions and complete the mandatory “Install” Disc 1 installation to the Xbox 360 HDD.
  2. Don’t install “Play” Disc 2 to the Xbox 360 HDD. Instead, install to an external USB thumb drive.
  3. Use a 16 GB thumb drive for best results.

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