Error 0x80151003 occurs when you try to use Games for Windows Live

Problem

You may see the following error message when you try to use Games for Windows Live:

Error: Can't connect to Live. The logon error code is 0x80151003

This may mean that Xbox Live isn’t available. For example, the Xbox service may be unavailable due to server maintenance.

Solution

To resolve this problem, wait a few minutes, and then try to connect to Xbox again.

If you are still experiencing the problem, contact Xbox Support.

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