How to fix GeForce Experience error code 0x0003

How to fix GeForce Experience error code 0x0003

/ Shayne Sherman

If you tried opening your NVIDIA GeForce Experience and it failed to open flashing a 0x0003 error code do not panic. This is a normal problem for NVIDIA users.

This error could be due to improper installation of NVIDIA programs, improper driver installation or corrupted files.

In this article we will help you fix this error code 0x0003, to get started follow the methods shown below.

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Method 1: Stop all NVIDIA processes

The easiest fix for this error is to restart all the processes of NVIDIA GeForce Experience.

Step 1:

Press CTRL + ALT + DEL on your keyboard and open task manager

Step 2:

Find all the NVIDIA process on task manager and select end task

NVIDIA process

Step 3:

Open NVIDIA GeForce Experience and see if the problem is fixed

Method 2: Use Third Party System Repair Tool (RESTORO)

Restoro is a program that analyzes your computer and automatically repairs issues on your PC that may cause NVIDIA GeForce Experience to encounter errors.

Follow the steps below on how to download and use Restoro on your computer.

NOTE: These steps will require you to temporarily deactivate your anti-virus to prevent it from interfering with Restoro.

Step 1:

Download and Install Restoro for free

Step 2:

Accept the license terms agreement by checking the “I Accept the EULA and Privacy Policy” to continue.

Step 3:

After installing restoro, it will automatically scan your computer for the first time.

Restoro

Step 4:

You can view the details of the scan by expanding the “Details” tab.

Step 5:

To fix the issues found, expand the “Recommendation” tab and choose between “Clean” and “Ignore”

Step 6:

Click on “Clean Now” at the bottom part of the program to begin fixing the issue.

Method 3: Restart NVIDIA Services

If the important services of NVIDIA is not running or disabled. GeForce Experience will not function properly. To ensure that all services are running restarting all of them would be the easiest way.

Step 1:

Press Windows key + R and type services.msc click ok

services.msc

Step 2:

Find All NVIDIA services

Step 3:

Right click one of NVIDIA services and select restart

Step 4:

Open NVIDIA GeForce Experience and see if the problem is fixed

Method 4: Reinstall NVIDIA GeForce Experience

Step 1:

Press Windows key + S and search for “Control Panel”

Step 2:

Open Control Panel

Control Panel

Step 3:

Click on Program and features

Programs and Features

Step 4:

Find NVIDIA GeForce Experience and uninstall it

Step 5:

Go to NVIDIA’s website and download GeForce Experience

https://www.nvidia.com/en-us/geforce/geforce-experience/download/

Download GeForce Experience

Step 6:

Wait for the download to finish and install it

Step 7:

Follow NVIDIA’s installation wizard After installing NVIDIA GeForce Experience try running it again and see if the error code is fixed.

Method 5: Use Winsock Reset Command

Step 1:

Press on Windows key + S and search for “Command Prompt”

Step 2:

Right click on Command Prompt and select run as administrator

Command Prompt

Step 3:

On command prompt, type the following lines and hit enter

netsh winsock reset

netsh winsock reset

Step 4:

Wait for the process to finish and try to run GeForce Experience again

If you are still encountering error after following all the methods above, the problem could be with NVIDIA. This error is not caused by hardware issues so stop worrying about spending money for hardware replacement. Contact their customer service hotline and report the issue.