Best Tricks to Fix Error Code 0x803f8001 on Xbox Console?

by karen minton I am a software engineer

The error code 0x803f8001 or Do you own this game or app? On Xbox One Console is an error notification which usually encounters by the users during the times they are playing games series such as Xbox One S or Original Xbox One Console. Generally, this error display on the screen whenever any user lefts the game on, does not play the game for few seconds.

Nevertheless, according to the team of the Xbox, this error code 0x803f8001 probably appears due to the below-given causes. The most ordinary causes are as follows:

  • Unfortunately, Xbox was purchased and downloaded by another member from your family, and that one person is not logged into the Xbox console.
  • The game you try to play was purchased and downloaded, but you are not logged in and linked to the Xbox Live.
  • Temporary glitches associated with the service.
  • The game disc is not available in the Xbox console.
  • The game disk has an unexpected failure and is unreadable.

Before following the steps or doing anything for fixing this error, we recommend you to carefully check the Xbox Live service status appears on the official website of Xbox. Moreover, if any other family member purchased the game, this can be a reason for this error code 0x803f8001. Sometimes, if this error is by chance blinks on your screen, then try the following steps to fix this error code.

Steps to Fix Error Code 0x803f8001 on Xbox Console

There are some methods to troubleshoot this error code 0x803f8001; we try to provide you with a few best solutions for easy recovery from this error. The steps are discussed below, but we suggest you follow these steps in ascending order to avoid unwanted damages and errors. Here how to do it:

Method-1: Power Cycle Xbox one

  1. Firstly, plug in the Xbox Console.
  2. Now, long click on a Power button until it turns off.
  3. Then, again unplug it and wait for at least 10 to 20 seconds.
  4. Another time, plug it into it and click to turn it on.

Finally, check out if this method works in fixing the error code 0x803f8001. If not, follow the next steps to fix this error.

 Method-2: Clean Windows Store Cache

  1. Hit the Windows + R keys as one on the keyboard to launch the ‘Run’ Command Prompt.
  2. Under the ‘Command Prompt’ window, enter ‘WSReset.exe’ and hit ‘Enter’ key.
  3. Now, you get the confirmation notification on the screen that cache you want to clear is cleared successfully.
  4. Next, restart your computer system to save all the changes and completely clear the cache.

Once all completed, check that if the aforementioned method works in fixing the error code, if no, try to follow the next method.

Method-3: Set the Home Console

  1. Initially, click on the Xbox tab to open the guide on your screen.
  2. Then, choose ‘System’ option.
  3. Next, pick ‘Settings’ tab.
  4. Under the ‘Settings’ window, choose ‘Personalization’ option.
  5. Inside the ‘Personalization’ tab, choose ‘My home Xbox’ option.
  6. Now, carefully verify all information and choose the following options.
  7. Choose ‘Make this my home Xbox’ to easily set the console as home Xbox.
  8. Select ‘This is not my home Xbox’ option to relapse all the changes.
  9. Once completed, restart your system to save all the changes.

Hopefully, steps above help you in fixing the error code 0x803f8001.


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Karen Minton is a creative person who has been writing blogs and articles about cybersecurity. She writes about the latest updates regarding and how it can improve the work experience of users. Her articles have been published in many popular e-magazines, blogs, and websites.

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