The hugely anticipated launch of Sky Player on the Xbox 360 finally happened this morning, but not without issues.

It would appear having read numerous comments, that Sky's download servers are possibly just having a bad day, or that Sky have massively misunderstood the potential bandwidth, that would be required on the launch day.

Numerous reports across the internet, suggest that users are experiencing the following error,

"Canít connect to the SKY Player Service. Error codes: 0C01/8009/0304" after having downloaded the Sky Player to their Xbox.

According to Microsoft, have given the following statement,

"Sky Player on Xbox 360 is scheduled to launch today. Although the Sky Player service is currently experiencing technical issues across all platforms, we anticipate these issues will be resolved today, in readiness for the Xbox 360 launch."

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