Roblox is a platform where people can play and create games. There are a lot of games that can be played by people in a wide range of genres. If you find that Roblox is not working when you want to use it, you have to do something to fix it. And here, there are some ways that you are able to do if Roblox is not working.
Fixing Roblox Not Working By Restarting The App Or PC
Restarting is a basic method and even this method is usually used everytime there is a problem with your PC or the app. So, you are able to restart your app first. You can do that through Task Manager. But, if it does not work, then you can try to restart your PC. If this method cannot help you to fix the issue, then you are able to try the next method below.
Fixing Roblox Not Working By Checking If It Is A Server Issue
After you restart the app and also restart your PC but you find that it does not fix the issue where your Roblox is still not working, you are able to check whether it is a server issue. To find it, the thing that you have to do is to check the Roblox status page. If you find that maintenance is running or there are some service issues, then you have to wait until the Roblox team finishes it.
However, if you find that everything is okay, it means that you have to try another method to fix this issue.
Fixing Roblox Not Working By Rebooting Your Network
You have to check your local network. It is because this thing can be the factor why your Roblox is not working. To check your local network, you are able to start from restarting your network equipment. By doing it, it permits your modem and router to recover from possible overheating or overload and also it will purge the DNS cache and renew your IP address.
How to do that?
- The first thing that you have to do is to unplug the power cords at the back of your modem and router.
- You have to wait at least 30 seconds and then plug the cords back in. You have to make sure that the indicators are back to their normal state.
- Now, you have to open your browser and then check the connection.
After you are online again, then check whether Roblox is working properly or not. What do we have to do if this method does not work? You are able to try the next method below.
Fixing Roblox Not Working By Trying Another Browser
Sometimes, Roblox is not working because of faulty browser settings or plugin conflict. So, how to fix it? To fix it, you are able to try another browser and check whether the issue disappears or not. For your information, Roblox can work properly if you use modern browsers such as Firefox, Chrome and Opera. When you are testing it, you have to make sure that you keep all the browser settings at default and also you have to disable all the extensions.
After you change your browser and then you see that the issue cannot be solved, you can try the next method below to fix this issue.
Fixing Roblox Not Working By Updating Your Device Drivers
If your Roblox is not working, sometimes it can happen because you are using faulty or outdated device drivers. If you think that you updated any drivers a long time ago, then you can do it now because it could save you loads of trouble. There are 2 methods to update your driver. The first method is to do it manually, and the second method is to do it automatically.
If you want to update your drivers manually, it may require computer knowledge. You must visit the website of the hardware manufacturer and then search for your model. Then, you have to download the latest correct driver installers which are compatible with your operating system. After you download it, the next thing that you have to do is to open the installers and then you must follow the instructions on the screen to proceed.
The second method of updating your drivers is to do it automatically and this is a recommended one. With this method, you do not need computer knowledge and skills. You just need to do it with Driver Easy because it will recognize your system and find the correct drivers for your exact graphics card and your Windows version. Also, it will download and install them properly. If you choose this method, you have to download and install Driver Easy. After you download and install it, then you have to run Driver Easy and click on the Scan Now button. After that, you will see that it scans your computer and detects any problem drivers. You have to click on Update All to download and install the correct version of all the drivers automatically.
After you have updated your drivers, then you are able to restart your PC and then check whether Roblox is now working or not.
Fixing Roblox Not Working By Installing All Windows Updates
If you can keep your system up to date, it can help you avoid a lot of strange glitches. You are able to install system updates by following the steps below.
For Windows 10
- First, you have to press Win+I on your keyboard at the same time. So, it will open the Windows Settings app. Then, Update & Security must be clicked.
- After that, you have to click on the Check For Updates and then wait for Windows to download and install the updates.
For Windows 8
- First, you have to press Win + I on your keyboard at the same time. Then, from the right menu, you have to click on the Change PC Settings.
- You have to choose Windows Update from the left menu and then click on the Check For Updates Now.
For Windows 7
- Press Windows logo key on your keyboard and then choose Control Panel.
- After that, choose System and Security.
- Now, the Windows Update needs to be clicked.
- Here, you have to click on Install Updates.
- If the process of installing all the system updates is done, restart your PC and check whether Roblox can work.
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