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How to Fix Roblox Error Code 403

Get back into the game with ease.

by Shaun Cichacki

If you’ve ever tried to access your favorite experiences in the world of Roblox but got hit with the dreaded 403 Error when trying to log in, you know exactly how much of a pain this is. Nothing ruins a night faster than an error message when logging in to your favorite platform, but we’re here to help! Let’s jump in and find out what can cause the 403 Error in Roblox, and if there is anything we can do to fix it and prevent it from returning.

What Is Roblox Error Code 403?

When accessing the Roblox platform via PC, Mobile, or Xbox, there is a good chance you’ve gotten hit with the Error Code 403 message once or twice before. 403 means Access Denied, meaning that something is the way you’re trying to connect and access the Roblox Servers. There are a variety of reasons this can happen, including:

  • Using a VPN
  • Using an unsecured network
  • Unstable WiFi connection

If you’re attempting to access Roblox while using a VPN, the first thing you could try is turning it off. While that may sound like a simple solution, this is one of the most likely solutions to this issue. Just power down your VPN, and try to access the Roblox Client again. If you are still running into issues, don’t fret, we have a few more things we can try.

Using a 3rd party website like DownDetector, you can see if other players are running into issues. This site is entirely based on the community, so if players are having issues, they’re likely going to report it to DownDetector. There are also Twitter pages, such as Roblox Status that will update players if there is a big server outage or something major. An Error 403 will likely not show up on this page, however.

If you are playing on an unsecured network, such as on a Public Wi-Fi space, or school Wi-Fi, there is a chance that there is some sort of Firewall blocking access to this page. You could try the tips that we’ve included in our Roblox on Chromebook guide to see if this will help you bypass any sort of block that you may be encountering.

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Try giving your device a reboot, and while you’re waiting for it to come back on, make sure to unplug your router to reboot it, as well. Since the Roblox platform is entirely internet-based, there is a chance that something in your pipeline could be causing issues. Granted, you can only do this in the comfort of your own home, but trying this could resolve your issues.

As a final option, you could always uninstall and reinstall the Roblox Client on your device of choice to see if that brings you back into the platform with no issues. This isn’t guaranteed to fix it, but a corrupt file could be causing issues that could block your access.

If nothing else seems to be working, try contacting Roblox Support to see if there is an issue with your account. Even if the tips above don’t work, they may be able to help you regain access to your account and get back to playing your favorite experiences once again.

No matter if you’re a Roblox Noob or Pro, you’ll want to dive into our section below to learn more about your favorite platform. There is so much to see in the world of Roblox, so make sure that you’re always checking back for new information.

About The Author

Shaun Cichacki

As a fan of RPGs, Action & Retro titles, Shaun has been gaming since he was a young boy. With an overwhelming obsession involving Metal Gear Solid and Pizza Tower, you know you're in for a wild ride when it comes to things he's writing about.

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