Fix: ROBLOX Error Code 524 (Authorization Error) in just 2 steps

Are you seeing the message that says, “Not authorized to join this game” in ROBLOX?

This message can also be seen like this, “You do not have permission to join this game”.


Both of these messages is commonly known as ROBLOX Authorization errors. It is also known as ROBLOX Error code 524.

I know you are unable to join a ROBLOX server because of this error.

But don’t worry. I have a quick solution to your problem.

And in this post, I am going to show you the simplest fix for ROBLOX Error code 524 (Authorization error).

So, let’s begin.

​What does Authorization Error 524 in ROBLOX mean?

ROBLOX Error Code 524 is an error that is seen by the user when they attempt to join a VIP server (normally or as a Guest) they cannot join.

Let me explain it in details for you.

Suppose, you want to join ROBLOX BLOXBURG.

But you are unable to do so. It’s because the server is made VIP by the author itself. It means that, only a few people selected by the game creator can enter the game.

I know it’s a bit frustrating issue. But trust me you can solve this issue in just a few steps.

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Why do you see Authorization Error Code 524 in ROBLOX?

ROBLOX Error Code 524 is displayed when you can’t join a VIP server in ROBLOX both normally or as a Guest.

The main reason behind it is that the game creator made the Game VIP i.e. only a few can play that game. Another reason behind it is that you are facing problems with your ROBLOX app both on PC and Mobile devices.

Some people might say that the main reason behind Authorization Error Code 524 is Connection Timeout.

But that’s not true at all.


If you don’t believe me, then check your internet connection by connecting it with your mobile hotspot or any other devices.

I bet you won’t see any drastic changes.

Let’s get back with the solutions after knowing some common errors in ROBLOX.

I bet this post will come in handy for you.

2 Ways to Fix ROBLOX Authorization Error 524

This ROBLOX error code 524 can be solved with just this simple 2 steps. Feeling surprised?

Let’s not blabber more and get back with the steps.

1. Invitation from Friends from VIP server player

This step is a 100% working step as I tried it too.

If you are able to get an invitation from a player who is already in that VIP server, then you can also join that server as well.

Here are the steps to fix ROBLOX Error code 524:

  1. Head to ROBLOX settings.
  2. Select Privacy settings.
  3. Scroll down and you will see a Tab Box that says, Who can invite me to a VIP server.
  4. Select Everyone instead of Friends.
  5. Click OK to save and apply changes.
  6. The next thing you need to do is Search for players by Username who is playing that game. If you see YouTube streams then it’s going to be easier for you to search the Usernames.
  7. Wait until that person accepts your invitation.
  8. Click join game after the invitation is accepted.

2. Reinstall ROBLOX

The previous step is the best working solution Authorization Error 524 so far.

But if you are still facing the same issue over and over again then you can Reinstall ROBLOX.

Here are the steps to uninstall and reinstall ROBLOX:

1.Go to control panel.
2.Select Uninstall a program
3.Navigate for ROBLOX player
4.Click and uninstall it.
5.Go to the official site of ROBLOX
6.Search for the game you want to play after Login.
7.Click join and ROBLOX will allow you to download the App.
8.Download the ROBLOX player and simply join that server again.

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Final Thoughts

ROBLOX Authorization Error Code 524 is not a problem from ROBLOX itself.

Instead, the game developers made that server VIP. That’s why you are facing this issue.

I know it’s really annoying.

But luckily with the above provided Fixes you will be able to Join those VIP servers and will be able to play your favorite games from now on.

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