Digital Rights Management (DRM) Error
Error Code: N8156-6003
Netflix online streaming was failing due to a Digital Rights Management (DRM) error. Here are a few solutions to try if you run into the same problem.
1. Open browser with administrator privileges
- Open browser with administrator privileges.
- Reinstall MS Silverlight.
- Delete the MS PlayReady file mspr.hds.
Open your browser with administrator privileges. Right click on the browser icon and select "Run as Administrator". This will properly set the MS PlayReady file mspr.hds and you can now watch the Netflix movie content even with limited user security privileges.
2. Reinstall MS Silverlight
Uninstall/Reinstall MS Silverlight
. Ensure silverlight is updated through Windows Update.
3. Delete the MS PlayReady file mspr.hds
Delete (or rename) the file:
Deleting this file will reset any media that has been purchased and assigned to your computer. You can lose the right to play your purchased music if you delete this file. It may help to rename it instead of deleting it.