Unable to redeem Microsoft Rewards? Here are some workarounds you can try

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Being unable to redeem Microsoft Rewards points can be really annoying. Occasionally, users may encounter technical glitches and issues that prevent them from redeeming their well-deserved rewards, which can only be obtained after a significant accumulation of points over an extended period.

“Reward yourself, make a difference with Microsoft Rewards. Earn rewards for yourself or donations to causes of your choice just by searching, shopping, and gaming with Microsoft. It’s a free and fun way to reward yourself and make a difference,” Microsoft Rewards’ website reads. 

From gift cards to subscriptions and more, the program is designed to enhance the user experience and provide tangible benefits. If you find yourself in this frustrating situation, fear not. In this article, we will explore various workarounds and solutions that can help you overcome redemption issues with Microsoft Rewards.

Firstly, it’s important to ensure that you haven’t violated the Terms of Service (TOS) for Microsoft Rewards. Violating the TOS can result in restrictions on reward redemption, so make sure you haven’t engaged in any prohibited activities.

Another solution to consider is the Rewards app on Xbox and redeem your rewards through that. Or, you can also for the “Language” or “Language & Location” option in your desktop settings and change it to “English (United States)”. This can sometimes help with compatibility and resolve any language-related issues that could be causing difficulties in redeeming your rewards.

Last year, Redmond officials expanded the availability of its Rewards initiative to at least 58 countries. 

Are you unable to redeem Microsoft Rewards, too? Have you tried these workarounds? Let us know in the comments!