Minecraft Launcher recently arrived in Microsoft Store; in this short time, several users came forward with an error message, which became a great irritation for them. As per afflicted users, they encountered an Error Code 0x803f8001 and prevented them from playing the game. However, this error has become a total annoyance for players who buy the game and add it to their accounts.

While trying to update the Minecraft Launcher app from the Microsoft Store, some players received this error code 0x803f8001. However, a few other users encountered the same error code after updating their Windows to the latest version.

There are several possible causes for this error, including corrupted system saved files, account syncing with the Microsoft Store, and many more. Anyway, in this article, we have gathered a few solutions that will help you resolve the same issue in no time. So, without further delay, let’s check out the detailed fixes given below.

Fix 1: Run Microsoft Store App Troubleshooter:

The first solution to tackle the Minecraft Launcher Error Code 0x803F8001 is running the Microsoft Store App troubleshooter. To do so, 

  • Firstly, press Windows + I to launch the Settings app.
  • Inside Settings, select Troubleshooter and click on the Additional troubleshooters option.
  • Then scroll down and select Windows Store Apps and click on the Run the troubleshooter button.
  • Once done, restart the system and check for improvement.

Fix 2: Sign out and Sign in to the Microsoft Store:

If you are unable to update the Minecraft Launcher in the Microsoft Store, you will need to sign out of your account and sign in using your Microsoft account. Here make sure the Xbox app account and the Microsoft Launcher account are the same. Otherwise, it causes to arise a “Minecraft Launcher Is Currently Not Available in Your Account Error Code 0x803F8001” error message on the screen.

  • Firstly, lunch the Microsoft Store and click on the Profile Picture, as you can see in the right top corner of the screen.
  • Then click on the Account name as shown below the Profile picture.
  • Now click on the Sign out option to exit from the MS Store.
  • Once you sign out from the MS Store, Sign in using your Microsoft account credentials after a few seconds.
  • Then follow the on-screen instructions to sign in to the Microsoft Store. 
  • Now check the issue is resolved for you or not.

Fix 3: Update Windows:

Another fix to resolve the Minecraft Launcher Error Code 0x803F8001 is updating your Windows. To do so, 

  • Firstly, press Windows + I to launch the Settings window.
  • Then select the Windows Update option from the left pane menu.check for updates
  • Now click on the Check for updates option. There, your Windows will automatically search for new updates. If any updates are available, it will download and install them on your system automatically.
  • Once done, restart the system and check for improvement.

Fix 4: Reset Minecraft App Options:

As per some suffered users, deleting the options.txt file from the Minecraft folder helped them to escape from the Minecraft Launcher Error Code 0x803F8001 issue. To do so

  • Firstly, type  %AppData% in the Windows search bar, and from the list, select the Minecraft folder.
  • Then inside the folder, search for the Options.txt file.
  • Now right-click over it and select the Delete option to remove the file from the system.
  • Once done, restart the game and check the said issue is resolved for you or not.

Fix 5: Reinstall the Microsoft Store:

Some suffered users managed to escape from the Minecraft Launcher Error Code 0x803F8001 issue by reinstalling the Microsoft Store. So we also recommend the same trick in your case. To reinstall the Microsoft Store,

  • Firstly, type PowerShell in the Start menu search box and open the PowerShell Command Prompt with administrative access.
  • Then inside the PowerShell window, type the following command and then press Enter,

Get-AppXPackage *WindowsStore* -AllUsers | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register “$($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml”}

  • The above command will reinstall the Microsoft Store on your Windows.
  • Once done, again relaunch the Minecraft Launcher and check the said issue persists or not.

Fix 6: Reinstall Minecraft:

In case any saved files get corrupted or missing, then also you will receive the Minecraft Launcher Is Currently Not Available in Your Account Error Code 0x803F8001 error prompt. To get rid of this error, you can reinstall Minecraft on your system. To do so, 

  • Firstly, type Apps & features in the search bar and open the relevant search result.
  • Then scroll down and select Minecraft from the list.
  • Right-click over it and click on Uninstall tab to remove the app from the computer.
  • If any prompt appears on the screen, click on Yes to continue. Make sure you have deleted all the Minecraft-related files also.
  • Once done, restart the system, go to the Minecraft official website, and download and install the latest version Minecraft app. 

Fix 7: Reset Microsoft Store:

If you are tired of trying most of the solutions, then you can reset the Microsoft Store as a surefire solution. To do so,

  • Firstly, type WSReset in the search box.
  • Then a black shaded window will appear before the screen (Do not close it).
  • When the black screen disappears from the screen, your Microsoft store will get Reset. 

Fix 8: Disable the Antivirus:

If any of the above solutions did not help you, then as a last attempt, you can disable the antivirus installed on your system. Follow the below-given steps to turn off antivirus protection in Windows Security. To do so, 

  • Firstly, press Windows + I to launch the Settings app.
  • Then select the Update & Security and click on Windows Security Virus & threat protection.
  • Now select the Manage settings link under the Virus and treat protection section.
  • There you can turn off the toggle below the Real-time protection and Cloud- delivered protection. 
  • Once done, restart the system and check the said issue is resolved or not.

Minecraft Launcher is a convenient app that recently arrived in Microsoft Store so that we can expect errors and issues on the same app. However, we hope the above-given information will help you to resolve the Minecraft Launcher Is Currently Not Available in Your Account Error Code 0x803F8001 issue quickly. If you have any doubts or queries after reading this article, please leave a comment in the below comment box.