How to Mod GTA 5 Xbox One?

You’ve probably heard of “modding” if you’ve spent some time online or played games on the Xbox One. Due to the fact that the term “modding” is actually used to describe a wide range of things, it may be unclear. It generally refers to modifying a certain thing. However, using the phrase “modding” to describe these things isn’t incorrect because it’s just a general term that you might not comprehend if you don’t understand the context. So Let’s first discuss what modding, the umbrella phrase, actually entails.

Modifying hardware or software to make it function differently or accomplish a task that was not originally intended is known as modding. Modifying isn’t just for technology but also applies to several other things. For example, cars can be modified with new paint or engine tuning to perform differently. But in this post, we’ll focus on the technological aspects of modding. We’ll talk and learn about how to mod GTA 5 on Xbox one?. Although the process is not simple, it can be completed if the steps aren’t carefully followed.

Can You Mod GTA V On Xbox One?

Generally speaking, it is not possible to mod any game on Xbox and other console devices. One of the main purposes of designing these consoles was to keep them cheat-free and avoid any sort of modding or tampering with the games or software. But even still there is a hack that might help you to achieve your goal. Keep in mind that there are a number of methods to accomplish this but we will try to keep it simple so that even a layman might be able to understand and work through it.


If you are on Xbox then you won’t need anything much else than your console and controller. You’ll need to remember some information so better get a pen and paper as well. But make sure that when you attempt this, you are disconnected from the internet. This is advised because what we are trying to do here doesn’t actually coincide with the legal terms & conditions of Xbox and so if they notice something you might get a warning or even a ban. So make sure to disconnect your ethernet or turn off the wifi if you are connected through that.

How to Mod GTA 5 Xbox One?

Let’s get to the method of how you can mod the classic game GTA V on your Xbox. If you carefully follow these steps you will successfully achieve your goal:

Step 1: Launch GTA 5 on your computer

After closing the game, launch the GTA V application to keep it running in the background. Just to make sure the software is still flawlessly functional before you edit it on your Xbox One, go through this method.

Step 2: Launch Xbox One in step two, then go to settings.

Launch your Xbox One next and touch on the Settings menu in the lower-left corner of your screen after keeping the game open in the background (notice that you only need to keep the app open; you do not need to play the game).

Step 3: Choose Network Settings

You can choose the Network Settings menu after completing the prior procedures. You may then select Manual under DNS settings from there. This is where you need to modify the software and rewrite it.

Step 4: Enter the precise numbers mentioned.

The next step is to enter the precise numbers 202-121-85-190 in the “Primary IPv4 DNS” bar that is visible on your screen. If you don’t want to run into any problems, please make sure you typed the same digits.

Step 5: Enter the Secondary IPv4 DNS 

The Secondary IPv4 DNS is 8-8-4-4, and you must enter it now. The final step is to just launch the GTA V application on your Xbox One. You’ll discover a completely new menu with more recent and superior selections than before. Your modification has been effective if you can find this menu in GTA V.

How to Mod GTA V with a USB?

Following these instructions will help you modify GTA V on your Xbox One system. To avoid confusion, carefully follow the instructions. Also, keep in mind that this procedure is prohibited by GTA V’s terms and conditions, thus you risk having access to the GTA V website blocked. So with that in mind let’s move forward and learn the method:

Step 1: Stop using the GTA V app on your Xbox.

Turn off GTA V on your Xbox for the time being, then go to your profile’s Network options section.

Step 2: Select “Advanced Settings

Repeat the earlier sections of this article’s instructions, then navigate to Advanced settings and select the DNS settings option.

Step 3: Select Manual and enter the aforementioned digits.

Enter the numbers 202-121-85-190 in the Primary DNS settings and 8-8-4-4 in the Secondary DNS settings columns under the manual option.

Open the GTA V app on your Xbox One right now to witness the menu changes for yourself.


By now, you know the complete procedure to go through the mod GTA V modding process. This modification process is quite simple if you take some precautions and carefully follow a few steps. There is still a chance for some errors but if you visit the modding community you might find solutions for all of your problems and issues there. Moreover, as stated before, performing this action will put you at a high risk of being banned since the Xbox legal terms and conditions are against modding or tampering with games and software in any way.

So, only proceed if you really want to perform modding of any game. Of course, you can opt for some safety measures like disconnecting from the internet or using a VPN (you’ll have to use the forward port on your router and modify it to have a VPN accessible as Xbox doesn’t support VPN). Even if you adopt these strategies there will be no confirmation that you can safely perform modding. The best method advised is to mod only on PC but it depends on you and how to mod GTA 5 Xbox one on PC or other computing devices.

Arslan Ashraf
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