Discord Error Code 96 Fix [2024]

Want to upload a new Discord PFP but not able to because of the Error Code 96? Try this workaround.

Among the different error codes that you may encounter on the platform, there’s the Discord error code 96. It can be frustrating because when you try to crop a picture for a profile pic, you won’t be able to change it due to this issue. The error that comes up gives out the message – unable to open file: bad activity result code 96, for request code: 800.. The same problem is occurring while uploading server icons as well. Is there a solution provided by Discord? Here’s what you need to know to fix Discord Error Code 96.

How to Fix Discord Error Code 96?

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There is no official fix from Discord yet and from a lot of comments on Reddit, users have revealed that they are getting the Discord Error Code 96 since a few months. There is one workaround available that you can try to crop and change your Discord PFP that has worked for some users. Go to your Files on Mobile (File Manager App) and then go to Photos. Next, delete the Discord folder. After this, the ‘Unable to open file: Bad activity result code: 96’ issue should ideally get solved.

Note that you don’t need to uninstall or reinstall the Discord app on Mobile to solve this problem. If you are unable to change your PFP on Discord, just try the solution given above and you should be able to upload your favorite icon/avatar images instantly.

This is everything you need to know on how to fix Discord Error Code 96 where you are unable to upload a new and cropped profile picture. In case you want to know the solutions of other errors, we’ve got guides right here. Check out our guides on fixing ‘Something’s going on here‘, Fatal Javascript, Update Failed Loop, Messages Failed to Load and Discord not Connecting on Mobile errors.