Today, we are going to discuss the main causes of Hulu Error 5003. Along with it, we will discuss the steps to fix them.
Reasons for Hulu Error
Once the Hulu app gets activated, you can stream contents through it flawlessly. While streaming the contents you may encounter Hulu error 5003. This may stop the service and withdraw your attention from Hulu Plus app. You will get a message on the screen that prompts you to check the network connection on your device.
You need to check the frequency of error that how many times you are getting the error. Uninstall and re-install the app once and click on ‘Hulu activate’. You can try this quick fix here to solve the problem. If the problem still persists, then follow the steps mentioned below.
You will receive this error code on the screen if you paused the movie or other shows in the middle and try playing again. Sending repeated request to the server may not resume the service. You will get disappointed at this point of time.
Some of the users in the complaint forum have reported that they are getting this error code when they receive commercial advertisement on the screen. We want to mention here that if you have activated the basic package of Hulu.com activate, then you may receive commercial advertisement while streaming the contents. This simply means that you will get distracted in the middle of playback. You can’t stop the advertisements from being cast on the screen by getting into Hulu manage section even.
How to Fix
You must read the below-mentioned troubleshooting steps to fix the error code. After implementing these steps, you will be able to fix the error code definitely. If you find that the same problem still exists, then go to Hulu.com page and check for possible causes and solution to the problem.
We are going to explain the steps related to Apple TV. The very first and the foremost step to fix the error code is switching off the TV and network devices. Wait for 60 seconds, then turn it on again. Go to Hulu account page and login to your account. Start streaming the contents and check if the problem is solved or not.
If the above mentioned simple and quick fix doesn’t work for you, then you need to follow another troubleshooting steps which we are going to discuss in the upcoming passage. The steps are almost same for Playstation4 and playstation3 but today we are going to discuss particularly for Apple TV.
How to get rid of error 5003 from Apple TV:
- First of all, check whether the network is working or not.
- Switch off the router and Apple TV box.
- The software update is mandatory to perform the streaming action. If your device software is obsolete, then you may get Error 5003 on the screen.
- Stop the Hulu app forcibly to fix this error.
- If you are using the same Wi-Fi network on more than one device, then this may affect the speed of the network.
- Last but not the least fix is turning off the Apple TV and restart it after 1-2 minutes. Check if the problem is resolved or not.
These are all troubleshooting tips for your device. If you are still having a problem, then deactivate the device and reactivate it again by getting into Hulu activate link. Once you requested for the activation, you will get new Hulu activation code on the screen which you need to enter it and start streaming the contents. Call at Hulu support number, if you are still getting the same code.