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Fix GeForce Experience Won’t Open in Windows 10

Fix GeForce Experience Won’t Open in Windows 10: If you’re facing the issue where your NVIDIA GeForce Experience won’t open or not working then don’t worry as today we are going to see how to fix the issue. Users are reporting that they are facing this issue after an update or upgrade to Windows 10. To see if you’re facing the error, just click on GeForce Experience icon and you receive the following error message “Something went wrong. Try restarting GeForce Experience.”

Fix GeForce Experience Won't Open in Windows 10

The cause of this error might be outdated, corrupted, or incompatible graphics driver, damaged video card, recently installed software or hardware might be incompatible etc. Anyway, without wasting any time let’s see How to Fix GeForce Experience Won’t Open in Windows 10 with the help of the below-listed tutorial.

Fix GeForce Experience Won’t Open in Windows 10

Make sure to create a restore point just in case something goes wrong.

Method 1: Enable GeForce Experience service

1.Press Windows Key + R then type services.msc and hit Enter.

services.msc windows

2.Next, find the NVIDIA GeForce Experience Service in the list.

3.Then right-click on NVIDIA GeForce Experience Service and select Start. If there is no option for start then click on Restart.

Right-click on NVIDIA GeForce Experience Service and select Start

4.Click Apply followed by OK.

5.Similarly, repeat the above process for Nvidia Geforce Experience Backend Service.

6.Now find the Nvidia Telemetry Container service then right-click on it and select Properties.

Right-click on Nvidia Telemetry Container service and select Properties

7.Make sure to click on Stop (if the service is already running) then from the Startup type drop-down select Automatic then click on Start and click Apply followed by OK.

For NVIDIA Telemetry service select Automatic from the Startup type drop-down then click Start

8.Now try to open NVIDIA GeForce Experience and this time it will open without any issues.

Method 2: Reinstall GeForce Experience

1.Press Windows Key + R then type control and hit Enter to open Control Panel.

Type control panel in the search

2.Click on Uninstall a program under Programs.

uninstall a program

3.Find NVIDIA GeForce Experience in the list, then right-click on it and select Uninstall.

uninstall everything related to NVIDIA

4.Once finished, reboot your PC to save changes.

5.Now head over to NVIDIA website to download the latest version of GeForce Experience.

6.Click on Download then double-click on the downloaded .exe file to install NVIDIA GeForce Experience on your PC.

7.Run the recently installed GeForce Experience and this may Fix GeForce Experience Won’t Open in Windows 10 issue.

Method 3: Update your NVIDIA graphics card driver

1.Press Windows Key + R then type “devmgmt.msc” (without quotes) and hit enter to open Device Manager.

devmgmt.msc device manager

2.Next, expand Display adapters and right-click on your Nvidia Graphic Card and select Enable.

right-click on your Nvidia Graphic Card and select Enable

3.Once you have done this again right-click on your graphic card and select “Update Driver Software.

update driver software in display adapters

4.Select “Search automatically for updated driver software” and let it finish the process.

search automatically for updated driver software

5.If the above step was able to fix your problem then very good, if not then continue.

6.Again select “Update Driver Software” but this time on the next screen select “Browse my computer for driver software.

browse my computer for driver software

7.Now select “Let me pick from a list of device drivers on my computer.”

let me pick from a list of device drivers on my computer

8.Finally, select the compatible driver from the list for your Nvidia Graphic Card and click Next.

9.Let the above process finish and restart your PC to save changes.

After updating Graphics drivers you may be able to Fix GeForce Experience Won’t Open in Windows 10.

Method 4: Reinstall NVIDIA Drivers

1.Download Display Driver Uninstaller from this link.

2.Boot your PC into Safe Mode using any of the listed methods.

3.Double-click on the .exe file to run the application and select NVIDIA.

4.Click on Clean and Restart button.

Use Display Driver Uninstaller to uninstall NVIDIA Drivers

5.Once the computer restarts, open chrome and visit NVIDIA website.

6.Select your product type, series, product and operating system to download the latest available drivers for your Graphic Card.

NVIDIA driver downloads

7.Once you download the setup, launch the installer then select Custom install and then select Clean install.

Select Custom during NVIDIA installation

8.Reboot your PC to save changes and see if you’re able to Fix GeForce Experience Won’t Open in Windows 10.

9.If the issue still occurs, again remove the drivers following the above method and download older drivers from the NVIDIA website and see if this works.

Method 5: Update your Drivers from NIVIDA website

1.First of all, you should know what graphics hardware you have i.e. which Nvidia graphic card you have, don’t worry if you don’t know about it as it can be easily find.

2.Press Windows Key + R and in the dialog box type “dxdiag” and hit enter.

dxdiag command

3.After that search for the display tab (there will be two display tabs one for the integrated graphic card and another one will be of Nvidia’s) click on the display tab and find out your graphic card.

DiretX diagnostic tool

4.Now go to the Nvidia driver download website and enter the product details which we just find out.

5.Search your drivers after inputting the information, click Agree and download the drivers.

NVIDIA driver downloads

6.After successful download, install the driver and you have successfully updated your Nvidia drivers manually. This installation will take some time but you will have successfully updated your driver after that.

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That’s it you have successfully Fix GeForce Experience Won’t Open in Windows 10 but if you still have any questions regarding this post then feel free to ask them in the comment’s section.

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Aditya Farrad

Aditya is a self-motivated information technology professional and has been a technology writer for the last 7 years. He covers Internet services, mobile, Windows, software, and How-to guides.

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