Barclays is a multinational British banking and financial services company founded in 1690. It offers a range of services including personal banking, corporate banking, investment banking, and wealth management.
Yesterday I was trying to open a Barclays account, but Barclays’ 6-digit OTP code was not coming to my phone number. To solve the issue, I found some ways which solve the problem of OTP not receiving Barclays. A few days back I was getting Barclays Error: Couldn’t Load the Page, Maybe try Again, I have written a dedicated article on that issue don’t forget to read that too.
So read the post till the end to know different solutions to solve this Barclays Verification code not coming and don’t forget to comment on which solution worked for you. Your comment will definitely help others also to know the best solution to this error.
Solutions: Barclays OTP Not Receiving Problem
1. Double-check the number
It is always a good practice to double-check numbers before confirming or submitting them, especially if they are important to get the OTP. This can help prevent errors and ensure that the correct information is used.
Also, check if you are receiving other SMS messages, if you are not able to receive SMS from others then it may be an issue of your sim not receiving SMS.
2. Clear the Cache
The cache is the files that are used to make future processes faster, which can be deleted, and deleting them will not create any major problem, in a result, it can solve your various issues like OTP not coming issue. You clear the cache of the Barclays app to solve this issue.
To clear the cache of Barclays, you can follow these steps:
On iPhone, the process will vary depending on the operating system you’re using. For example, on an iPhone, you can clear the cache by going to the “Settings” app, selecting “General,” then “iPhone Storage,” and then selecting Barclays to delete the app’s data. After doing this you will have to login again.
On Android, you can clear the cache by going to “Settings,” selecting “Apps,” then selecting Barclays, and selecting “Clear cache.”
Please note that clearing the cache will cause you to lose some of the settings you have made in the Barclays app, but you will don’t have to log in again. But in case if you clear the data, then you will have to log in again to do your settings again.
3. Restart your Smartphone
When a device is restarted, it closes all running apps and processes, which can resolve conflicts that may be causing the OTP not receiving.
Additionally, a restart can clear the device’s memory, which can help with performance issues that may be contributing to the bug. Additionally, a restart can clear the cache, which can help with certain software bugs.
However, restarting a smartphone may not solve all bugs, and in some cases, more extensive troubleshooting or even a firmware update may be needed.
4. Check the internet
If Barclays may not work due to an internet issue, there are a few things you can try to fix the problem,
Try disabling any VPN or proxy: Sometimes, VPNs or proxies can cause issues with streaming services like Barclays. Try disabling them and see if that resolves the issue.
Restart the Barclays app: Close the Barclays app and then reopen it. This can help resolve any temporary issues with the app.
Check for updates: Make sure you have the latest version of Barclays installed. If there is an update available, install it and see if that resolves the issue.
Restart your device: Sometimes, restarting your device can help resolve any temporary issues with the app or internet connection.
If none of these solutions worked, please check if Barclays’s service is down.
5. Update Barclays
If you are running an old version of Barclays, it may have some bugs. So try installing the updated version of apps from different App Download Sites or from Playstore.
To Update the Barclays app from the Play Store & App Store follow the steps mentioned below:
1. Open the Play Store app then tap on your profile present in the upper-right corner.
2. Then go to ‘Manage apps and device’ and go to ‘Updates available’.
3. Then find Barclays and tap Update.
If Barclays is not on the list then your App must be up to date already. In this case, follow the next solution.
6. Put your Sim on another phone
If you are in hurry to the OTP then, just remove your sim card and put it on another phone or feature phone, it might work now and your OTO might come now.
7. Call Customer Care
If you have followed all the above methods and none of them worked for you to receive OTP, then try calling customer care of Barclays or you can chat with the Barclays support team.
After calling, explain your’s fair situation to them, and they will definitely help you out with this situation.
We have shared all possible solutions to the problem of OTP not receiving Barclay’s verification code. If you still have any kind of issues or problems then feel free to comment below. We will help you as soon as possible.