Most of the users of Windows are unable to use any of the features of their NVIDIA as they are having the error code 0x0003 which results in the crashing of NVIDIA. Most of the time the error code is provided with the message “Something went wrong.
Try rebooting your PC and then launch GeForce Experience. Error Code: 0x0003” which contains only one option which allows you to close the dialog box. This error takes place in Windows 10, Windows 8, and Windows 7 versions.
What is Causing the NVIDIA Experience Error Code 0x0003?
We reported various issues related to this error and find out some of the reasons which trigger this issue in the various case and some effective ways which fix this issue. Here we have provided some of the most common causal reasons which trigger this error code:
1. Nvidia Telemetry is not provided permission to interact with desktop: This error can be triggered if the Telemetry of NVIDIA has not granted the permission to get interacted with your desktop. If this is the causal reason for the error code in your case then this issue can be resolved by allowing it to interact with the desktop by using the Services screen.
2. Some of the services of NVIDIA which are mandatory are not running: Some of the services likes NVIDIA Local System Container, Nvidia Display Service and Network Service Container are mandatory services and it can trigger issue if these services are disabled. In such a condition, you can force start these services to fix the error code.
3. Presence of Nvidia driver which is corrupted: In some of the cases, the error code can also be trigger due to the presence of a Corrupted NVIDIA driver using by the GPU. In such a condition, you can try to reinstall all the Nvidia components to fix the issue.
4. Network adapter which is glitched: As reported in many cases, this error code can also be a trigger in case your network adapter is a stick in a limbo state. In such a condition, you can fix this error by performing the process of Winsock reset which is also called comms reinstall.
5. Interference of Windows update with GPU driver: We reported a lot of conditions in which the error displays after automatically installing the Windows update. In such a condition, this issue can be fixed just by reinstalling your NVIDIA driver which you are currently using with a new updated version.
How to Fix Geforce Experience Error Code 0x0003
In this article, we have a list of the best and effective guide which will help you to get rid of the error code 0x0003 which you are having in your NVIDIA. So let’s find out them.
Method 1: Allowing the Nvidia Telemetry Container to Interact with Desktop
Some of the users having this issue are able to fix the issue by taking the help of the Services screen just to make a confirmation that your Nvidia Telemetry service is granted the permission to have an interaction with your desktop and to make sure that service is started.
After performing this method, most of the users having this issue previously have reported that this error is fixed by performing this method. Follow the steps mentioned below to permit your Nvidia Telemetry to have an interaction with the desktop:
Step 1: First of all open the Run dialog box by pressing the combination of keys Windows key + R and put the command “services.msc” in it and hit the Enter key to open the Services Screen. If it asks for the UAC then select the Yes option to provide administrative privileges.
Step 2: From your Services screen, go down in the services list them find out Nvidia Telemetry Container then right-click on it and select option Properties.
Step 3: Now from the Properties screen, click the tab Log On then check your box in front of Allow service to interact with the desktop is checked. Select option Apply and save changes.
Step 4: Move back to the previous screen having services list and find out the services mentioned below then right-click on every service and select Start option to make sure they are running:
Nvidia Display Service
Nvidia Local System Container
Nvidia Network Service Container
Step 5: After enabling every service, go through the previous operation again which was causing error code 0x0003 then check if the issue resolved by doing so.
Step 6: Check if the issue has resolved by doing so.
Method 2: Reinstalling every Nvidia Component
Some of the users having this error code are able to fix the error code just by reinstalling their GeForce Experience and the NVIDIA driver. After reinstalling and then restarting their device, they became able to fix the error code 0x0003 from their device. Follow the steps mentioned in order to do so and to resolve the issue:
Step 1: First of all open the Run dialog box by pressing the combination of keys Windows key + R then put the command “appwiz.cpl” and hit the Enter key to open the screen Programs and Features.
Step 2: Now click the option Publisher from the window of Programs and Features to install all the applications from the publisher.
Step 3: After ordering the applications by NVIDIA, right-click on your first list provided by NVIDIA then select Uninstall option.
Step 4: Go through the same procedure for every item which is provided by NVIDIA in the list.
Step 5: Go through the 3rd step with all the applications published by NVIDIA that you installed on your device currently.
Step 6: Restart your device for once and keep patience until the next sequence of startup gets completed.
Step 7: After opening the next system startup, go to the official website of NVIDIA and Download the components of NVIDIA from there.
Step 8: After installing of software, the drivers which are missing will get installed automatically. Restart your device after installing drivers and check if the issue doesn’t persist anymore.
If you are still having the issue then try our next method mentioned below.
Method 3: Resetting the Network Adapter
Some of the users having this issue have reported that the error code 0x0003error is fixed by resetting the software of the network adapter to its default configuration. The process is also called “comms reinstall” or “Winsock reset”. Follow the steps mentioned below to do so:
Note: The process is eligible for Windows version 10, 7, and 8.
Step 1: Launch Run dialog box by pressing the combination of keys Windows key + R. Now put command cmd and open the elevated command prompt by pressing the combination of keys Ctrl + Shift + Enter. When prompted User Account Control, great permission by clicking the Yes option.
Step 2: Put the below mentioned command in the elevated command prompt then hit the Enter key in order to reset your network adapter:
netsh winsock reset
Step 3: After processing the Command, restart your device once then check if this process has fixed the issue.
If still not then move on and try our next process in the list.
Method 4: Installing the latest Graphics Driver Manually
In case all the methods mentioned above are not fixing the issue then it may be possible that the issue is triggered by a corrupted GPU driver which can be resolved by manually reinstalling the graphics driver. Some of the users have reported that the issue has resolved by this method. Follow the steps mentioned below to do so:
Step 1: First of all launch the Run dialog box by pressing the combination of keys Windows key + R and put the command “appwiz.cpl” then hit the Enter key in order to.open screen Programs and Features.
Step 2: In the screen of Programs and Features find out all the installation which are provided by NVIDIA then remove each driver related to GPU by right-clicking the options Uninstall. Then go through the instructions provided on your screen by your device.
Step 3: After uninstalling the NVIDIA products, restart your device for once.
Step 4: On having the next startup of your device, go to the official website then set the operating system, series, GPU model, language, and version. Now select the search option to find out the available latest version driver for the configuration of GPU.
Step 5: After completing the downloading process, go through the instructions provided on your screen to install new updated drivers then have a look if the issue has resolved.
If not solved then try our last method.
Method 5: Creating a New User Account
In case all the other methods mentioned in our article failed to fix the issue then our last method is to create a new user account in order to fix the issue and it will be helpful.
You will have to delete all the drivers and applications related to NVIDIA and then create a new account and use that account to login. Then install all the drivers again and have a look if the issue has resolved by doing so. It will be resolved for sure.
Most of the users of NVIDIA are experiencing an error code which is 0x0003 and provided with a message related to it. This error code makes you unable to use some of the features from your NVIDIA by making it crash. It turns so much irritating and you may look for the best and effective solution which will help you to fix this error code.
That’s why we have provided you a list of such solutions in our article. So go through these solutions and fix your error with these solutions.