How do I fix GeForce experience error code 0x0001?

Alton Alexander
By Alton AlexanderUpdated on June 4th, 2022

The GeForce Experience Error Code 0x0001 is a problem that can occur when trying to install the GeForce Experience software on a computer. This error can happen for a number of reasons, but the most common reason is that the computer does not have the correct drivers installed for the graphics card. This can be fixed by going to the NVIDIA website and downloading the latest drivers for the graphics card.

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1. Check your internet connection and firewall settings

  1. Open the "Network and Sharing Center" from the Control Panel.
  2. Under the "Network and Internet" category, click "Connect to the Internet."
  3. In the "Connect to the Internet" window, click the "Advanced tab."
  4. Under the "TCP/IP" subcategory, click "Tcpip Settings."
  5. In the "Tcpip Settings" window, under the "General" tab, make sure the "Use the following DNS servers" box is checked.
  6. Under the "Default Gateway" tab, make sure the "Use the following default gateway" box is checked.
  7. Under the "IPv4 Settings" tab, make sure the "Use the following IPv4 settings" box is checked.
  8. In the "Firewall" section, make sure the "Windows Firewall Enabled" box is checked.
  9. Click the "OK" button.
  10. Close the "Network and Sharing Center."

2. Make sure GeForce Experience is allowed through your firewall

  1. Check if GeForce Experience is enabled on your PC

  2. Check if your firewall is blocking GeForce Experience

  3. If your firewall is blocking GeForce Experience, disable your firewall

  4. Restart your computer

  5. Enable your firewall and restart your computer

  6. Once restarted, check if GeForce Experience is now enabled

  7. If GeForce Experience is not enabled, check if the problem is with your PC hardware or with your network If your firewall is blocking GeForce Experience, disable your firewall:

  8. Open your firewall Control Panel

  9. Under Programs, select GeForce Experience

  10. Uncheck the box next to Enable GeForce Experience

  11. Click the Close button

  12. Restart your computer

  13. Enable your firewall

  14. Check if GeForce Experience is now enabled.

3. Try reinstalling GeForce Experience

  1. Start by opening the GeForce Experience app.
  2. If you are prompted to log in, enter your account credentials.
  3. Click on the "Settings" button in the lower right corner of the app.
  4. On the "Settings" page, click on the "Reinstall GeForce Experience" button.
  5. Click on the "Get Started" button and follow the on-screen instructions.
  6. Once the reinstall process is complete, click on the "Thank You" button and close the GeForce Experience app.

4. Try updating your graphics driver

To try updating your graphics driver, follow these steps:

  1. Open the Windows “Start” menu and select “Settings”.
  2. Select “System” and then “Hardware”.
  3. Click on your graphics card to open its properties.
  4. On the “Driver” tab, click on the “Update Driver” button.
  5. Follow the on-screen instructions to install the latest graphics driver. If you are still experiencing geforce experience error code 0x0001, please contact your graphics card manufacturer for assistance.

If you didn't find success with an option above, then try:

  1. Try restarting your computer.