If you are a Sea of Thieves player, you may have encountered an error that says “Sea of Thieves services are temporarily unavailable. Please try again. (Lavender beard)’ when you try to start the game. This is a common error in Sea of Thieves and can be caused by several reasons.
It mostly occurs when your system cannot communicate with the game server properly. However, there are also cases where this error occurs if you have a proxy server or your firewall is blocking access to the game.
The first thing you should do when you get this error is check if the game servers are down. If there is nothing wrong with the servers, you can try relaunching the game and see if you can play it without error.
However, in case the error still persists, you can try these methods to resolve it.
If you are connected to any proxy server, you may not be able to connect to the game servers properly. So, disabling proxies might solve your problem.
To do it:
inetcpl.cpl’in the search box and press come in.
Start Sea of Thieves and check if the error is gone. Also, if you have any VPN enabled, try disabling it. If it still shows the error, try moving to the next method.
Your Windows firewall may also be blocking the game from accessing its servers. It is very important to make sure that both Steam and Sea of Thieves are allowed through your firewall.
To allow your game through Windows Firewall:
control‘ in the search box, then press come in.
Windows Firewall‘ and click on Allow an application through Windows Firewall under Windows Defender Firewall.
Now launch the game and see if you can play it without any errors. If you still see the error, try the next method.
You may also receive this error if you have recently changed your Microsoft account password or if the servers are unable to establish a connection between your game and your account.
To fix this, you can sign out of your XBOX account and sign in again.
Here are the steps to change your Xbl_Ticket credentials:
credential manager‘ and press Enter.
After signing in, you should be able to play the game without any issues.
If you have an antivirus installed on your PC, it may have accidentally flagged the game files as malware. So, you can try excluding the game folder from scanning in your antivirus settings and see if that fixes the error.
In addition to the Lavenderbeard bug, there are also other types of bugs in this game. Some of the errors you may encounter while playing Sea of Thieves are:
You will encounter this issue when there is a problem on the Sea of Thieves servers. There’s really not much you can do on your end if you have this error, and you can hope that the developers are already working on the fix.
It will be resolved when the services are back up and you will be able to play without any issues.
The Alabasterbeard error occurs when your PC cannot communicate with the Sea of Thieves servers. It mostly occurs on your end, and you will encounter this error when you have poor internet connection.
If you see this error when trying to start Sea of Thieves, you need to check your internet connection and make sure your internet is working properly.
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