UPDATE: Microsoft has removed its instructions for updating Xbox One without connecting it to the internet.The company issued Eurogamer a statement contradicting its earlier claim that the site could be used to manually update an Xbox One's firmware.First, you'll need to find out which operating system number your Xbox One is currently running.If you don't hear the two power-up tones after 10 seconds, then the update has failed. Yes, as the other answers have said you can still keep your Xbox up to date without creating an account, though you wouldn't be able to do much else without an account.
In either version, you get firmware updates for your hardware to increase performance or update certain software features.Using Xbox Live Manually Applying Updates Community Q&A Minecraft is a constantly evolving game, and new updates can add some crazy content, as well as fix serious problems.Updates are usually downloaded automatically when one is available.If your Xbox 360 is not connected to the internet, and you don't have a way to get it online, you can download updates from the various fan communities and apply them manually. Xbox Live has two types of offerings, free and Gold Membership.If you do, the update has been successful, and the Xbox One will now restart (which may take several minutes, Microsoft warns). I dont have xbox live at the moment, so is there any other way i can download the update."That file was never designed to replace the day one update," Microsoft exec Albert Penello explained via Neo GAF."It's a recovery file in case something goes wrong.Dubbed the "Emergency Offline Update", you'll need a PC with internet access and a 2GB USB flash drive to complete the process.The method isn't simple, but it is possible - and Microsoft's Xbox Support website has revealed a 20-step guide to the process.