What causes Roblox error code 279? How To Fix It

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Roblox is among the most popular creative gaming platforms, especially among younger audiences. It allows players and creators to build their own game and share it with others. Many of these Roblox titles have online capabilities, which can lead to issues. This includes the error code 279, which may leave you wondering how to fix the Roblox error code 279.

How to fix the error code 279 in Roblox

The first thing you should do to fix the 279 error code is checking the Roblox Server Status. You encounter the error code 279 in Roblox mainly due to internet issues. This extends to the server status, your internet connection, and sometimes your browser. Here are some solutions to fix the Roblox 279 error code.

  • Restart your internet.
  • Restart your PC.
  • Stop other downloads.
  • Add Roblox as an exception to your firewall.
  • Uninstall and reinstall Roblox.
  • Change your browser.

Related: Is Roblox Down? Here’s how to check Roblox server status

Why am I getting the Roblox error code 279?

There are several reasons you could receive the error code 279 in Roblox. The most common is a slow or poor internet connection. This can cause issues with connecting to the game or Roblox's servers. You may not be able to join games altogether or lag while playing.

Another cause could be the developer made an update that introduced an error. When a developer makes a change to an existing game, it can occasionally cause bugs or glitches. This could lead to various issues and error codes. Unfortunately, with this error, there is no solution but to wait for the developer to fix it.

Lastly, your firewall settings could be preventing Roblox from operating properly. This can lead to error codes, especially the 279 error code. While firewalls are typically designed to protect your PC, they can sometimes block games and leave you unable to play.

For more information on Roblox, check out How to fix high ping on Roblox and How to copy and paste on Roblox on Pro Game Guides.

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