Spotify error code 3 restricts you from accessing your Spotify account either from the desktop app or Spotify website. Spotify error code 3 means a username or password is incorrect. But it is not a simple issue. If you don?t resolve this issue instantly then it causes many issues further.
Causes of Spotify error code 3:-
When you got any issue, then one question always arises in your mind that what will cause this issue. In most cases, the password is the reason for issues. So you can resolve this issue by resetting the Spotify password. VPN tools can also cause the error.
Solutions to fix Spotify error code 3:-
Here are many solutions to fix the Spotify error code 3.
1) Reset your Spotify password via registered email id:
Reset Spotify password is the first and easy step to solve the issue.
First, you should open the Spotify official log-in page. After that tap on the sign-in button which is at the top right corner. And, enter the email address which you use for Spotify account. Now, tap on the next option.
After that, search for the forgot password or reset password option, and tap on them.
Now, a window will open to recover your password and at that screen, you will get a place to enter the email address. You should enter the same email address which you use for the Spotify account.
A captcha is received on your screen, so enter it in the box properly. And then tap on click. One security code is sent at your email address, with the help of this code you can complete the next process.
Now, open your email address for security code and enter it in the appropriate box on the Spotify verification screen. Now, you can modify the password for your Spotify account.
Now, follow the onscreen instruction to entering the appropriate details which are necessary. And, you should create a new password which is strong and meet the Spotify terms and conditions.
Once, you complete the above steps, log in to your Spotify account with the right details. One thing keeps in mind, log in with a new password. And check to see Spotify error code 3 fix.
2) Use email or username:-
if your Spotify account does not work on other devices, then it may be due to the wrong information.
First of all, open your Spotify account from the device in which you have already using Spotify.
Now, click on the account overview, which is on the left-hand side of the window.
Now, you can see your profile details such as username, email, DOB and country which are at the right-hand side of the window. Bu using these details, you can successfully log in to your Spotify account on other devices.
Now, you can check to see that Spotify error code 3 is fixed.
3) Uninstall VPN tools:-
If after using the above steps, you still trouble with the error. Then you can try to uninstall VPN tools to resolve the error.
One most important thing, make sure that you don?t use Spotify and VPN simultaneously. Spotify is not even set all over the world, so the wrong setup of the VPN can cause the error.
Here are two different methods to uninstall the VPN tools:
By control panel:-
First of all, press the window key + R to open the run dialogue box. Type control panel and tap on ok. One thing to be sure that, view by section is set to category. If you don?t get this option then click on the down arrow which is beside the view by and click on the category.
After that click on the programs and then programs and features which is under the control panel. A new window will open where you can see all the installed programs on your computers. Then, go to the VPN tolls and right-click on it to uninstall the program. Also, accept all terms and conditions to uninstall it.
By setting window:-
You should take the mouse pointer to the window logo which is at the left bottom corner. Now, select the settings from the menu. After that click on apps. You will get all installed program list on your screen. Search for the VPN tool and uninstall it.
Now you can check to see for Spotify error code 3 fix.