Some users of Xbox game consoles in Russia encountered a failure when logging into Russian accounts. Users from the Xbox Community gaming community complained about the problem on the VKontakte social network. This is reported by a TASS correspondent, who also made sure of the failure.
Complaints in the community with an audience of about 100,000 subscribers began to appear on the evening of May 4. When you try to log into your account, an error appears and the signature: "You are in a region where this service is not available." The community clarified that earlier such an error occurred among residents of the Crimea.
Some users were helped by changing the Domain Name System (DNS), or the domain name system, the comment says.
On April 25, an update was released for the popular mobile game Brawl Stars, which blocked it in Russia and Belarus. In the Russian Federation, the game was popular with children, in chats parents write that when they try to enter the game, a notification appears stating that this cannot be done from the current location.
Since February 24, more than 1,000 foreign companies have left the Russian Federation, including Microsoft, Netflix, McDonald's, Johnson & Johnson and others. Despite the fact that hundreds of companies have left the Russian market during more than a year of the war in Ukraine, the majority of organizations headquartered in the EU and G7 countries continue to work in Russia, Swiss economists have found out .