Xbox One users are getting a 'do not disturb' feature

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The feature is coming to Xbox Insider members as of now and will be coming to all other users in the near future.

When the new Avatar system was first unveiled, many Xbox fans were excited to see the return of a favourite feature on the Xbox 360. Now in the Alpha ring, the new system update comes with improvements to the Guide, and a key new feature: Do Not Disturb.

Microsoft is working on bringing a bunch of new features to the Xbox One and they are going out for testing. Some new features will be available right away, with others rolling out over the next several weeks. This way, you can easily see which Achievements you're closest to and quickly launch the game to achieve them. Sort filters allow you to prioritize next Achievements by closest, most common, rarest, most common rare, and highest Gamerscore.

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Also in the Guide will be new Mini Game Hubs, giving you access to content for games you've recently played without having to visit a whole new page. It will show you need-to-know information without leaving your game such as online friends, upcoming Achievements, Looking for Group requests, and more. Comments have been arranged to place more recent ones on top, while also showing who liked your comments.

To address user feedback, we're adding additional inactivity shutdown options to the Power mode & startup menu. In addition to shutting down the console after one or six hours of inactivity, players will be able to select options for two, three, four, and five hours.

The left and right navigation for selecting date and time during Tournament creation is now reversed when the console language is set to Arabic or Hebrew.

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