Special NTFS USB files

What is this about ?

Following special folders / files that can be created on a NTFS USB flash drive to trigger commands on console boot.

List of files / folders

Path Type Information
$Diagnosis Folder The command $DumpSystemOS will write SystemOS-full.dmpx here.
$NoSurface Folder Mount drive in HostOS instead of SystemOS.
$DumpSystemOS Folder SystemOS Memory Dump. The console will ding when the dump is finished. (Host will delete $DumpSystemOS and dump SystemOS's memory into the $Diagnosis.)
$DumpHostOS Folder HostOS Memory Dump
$Diagnosis\debug.bin File Set debug settings from debug.bin
$SystemUpdate\consoles.txt File Put an empty file consoles.txt on the flashdrive. Console will write its current systemupdate build version to the file on boot.
$ConsoleRegion0 File Only available on Chinese Xbox One. Put an empty file $ConsoleRegion0 on the flashdrive to Disable region lock.
$ConsoleRegion1 File Only available on Chinese Xbox One. Put an empty file $ConsoleRegion1 on the flashdrive to Enable region lock.
MSXB_Kiosk File Put a special Kiosk XVD on the flashdrive, after booting the console will be locked in Kiosk mode. To exit, power off console and remove the flash drive.

Note: + The SystemOS-full.dmpx file is encrypted and requires a retail key to decrypt. + Using $ConsoleRegion0 & $ConsoleRegion1 will affect the ability to read Xbox China game discs, but won't affect already installed digital games. + Non-Chinese Xbox One units cannot be region locked and read Xbox China discs / access China region Xbox Live by $ConsoleRegion1.