Netflix error code U7361-1253-C00D6D79? Fix it fast

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  • To start resolving this issue, update your OS, and then reset Netflix.
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The U7361-1253-C00D6D79 error is a streaming issue that can arise for the Windows 10 Netflix app.

The U7361-1253-C00D6D79 error message states: Whoops, something went wrong… We’re having trouble playing this title right now. Consequently, users can’t play selected Netflix movie titles when that error arises.

In today’s guide, we will explore some of the best methods to try out in this situation. Read on for more details.


How can I fix the Netflix error code U7361-1253-C00D6D79?

1. Open the Windows App Troubleshooter

  1. The Windows App Troubleshooter might come in handy for fixing Netflix error code U7361-1253-C00D6D79. First, click the Type here to search taskbar button.
  2. Then type troubleshoot in the search box.
  3. Click Troubleshoot settings to open that Settings tab.
    The Troubleshoot tab netflix error code u7361-1253-c00d6d79
  4. Select Windows Store Apps within Settings.
  5. Click the Run the troubleshooter button to open the Windows Store Apps window.
    Windows Store Apps window netflix error code u7361-1253-c00d6d79
  6. Go through the potential fixes the troubleshooter might provide.

2. Check for pending Windows 10 updates

  1. Some users might need to install pending Windows 10 updates to fix Netflix error code U7361-1253-C00D6D79. To do that, open the search box.
  2. Then enter update to search for Check for updates.
  3. Click Check for updates to open that Settings tab.
    The Check for updates option netflix error code u7361-1253-c00d6d79
  4. Click the Check for updates button to download and install pending updates.
  5. Restart Windows 10 after updating it.

3. Update the Netflix app

  1. Make sure your Netflix app is the most update version. To check for Netflix updates, click Microsoft Store on the Start menu.
  2. Click the See more button to open the menu shown directly below.
    The See more menu netflix error code u7361-1253-c00d6d79
  3. Next, select Downloads and updates on the menu.
    Downloads and updates netflix error code u7361-1253-c00d6d79
  4. Click the Get updates button to check for and download available app updates.

4. Reset Netflix

  1. The app Reset option might resolve Netflix error code U7361-1253-C00D6D79. Enter apps in Windows 10’s Type here to search box.
  2. Click Apps & features to open Settings as shown directly below.
    The Apps & features tab netflix error code u7361-1253-c00d6d79
  3. Select the Netflix app, and click its Advanced options link.
  4. Press the Reset button.
    The Reset option netflix error code u7361-1253-c00d6d79
  5. Click Reset again to clear the app’s data.

5. Reinstall Netflix

  1. You can also try reinstalling Netflix instead of resetting it. To do so, open the Apps & features tab as outlined for resolution four.
  2. Select the Netflix app, and click its Uninstall button.
  3. Next, restart Windows.
  4. Open the Netflix app’s MS Store page.
    The Netflix app page netflix error code u7361-1253-c00d6d79
  5. Click Get to reinstall Netflix.

6. Delete the downloaded move title

  1. It might be the case that the movie title error U7361-1253-C00D6D79 arises for has not downloaded correctly. To delete the downloaded movie title, open the Netflix app.
  2. Click the app’s Menu button.
  3. Select My Downloads to open a list of downloaded Netflix movie titles.
    The My Downloads option netflix error code u7361-1253-c00d6d79
  4. Select the edit button at the top right corner of the app.
  5. Select the movie title error U7361-1253-C00D6D79 arises for.
    My Downloads netflix error code u7361-1253-c00d6d79
  6. Click the Delete (bin) button to erase the downloaded movie title.
  7. Thereafter, try streaming the movie title again.

The resolutions above will probably fix Netflix error code U7361-1253-C00D6D79 for the majority of users.

However, you can also get further fixes from a Netflix support agent. To do so, click the Start Live Chat button on the Netflix Help Center page.


FAQ: Read more about Netflix errors

  • Why does Netflix think I’m incognito?

Netflix could think that you’re incognito because you used a faulty VPN service to change your location. Here is a great list of Netflix VPN software options.

  • What does an incognito mode do?

The incognito mode on your browser simply doesn’t store any of your browsing history inside the browser. It is NOT a way to hide your IP or be un-trackable/invisible online. 

  • How do I turn off incognito mode on my browser?

To turn off incognito mode on your browser, restart the browser.

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