I got an error when visiting

Error code: 1020
Ray ID: 791487336ec5c327
Country: US
Data center: ewr01
Timestamp: 2023-01-29 19:55:54 UTC

You were blocked by OpenAI, that’s what the 1020 error shows. You can click the error number to see more details.

Apart from contacting OpenAI, nobody here can do anything.

4 Likes ( - is currently held by the cloud hosting provider DigitalOcean.

Connecting through various hosting providers (and not directly through the IP address provided by your ISP) is likely to cause you problems from time to time, similar to how many website owners are (often purposefully) attempting to block e.g. VPN addresses from accessing their websites.

Many websites will likely frown upon you for things like that, and such things are decisions made by the website owner, and therefore nothing Cloudflare can assist you with.


I was trying to land the CHATGPT page, however, Cloudflare kept stopping me, Error Note as below:

Error code: 1020
Ray ID: 79287d3f9cc6cee5
Country: US
Data center: sjc07
Timestamp: 2023-02-01 06:04:22 UTC

Please someone help.

1020 is the Error Code for Access denied. That could be a lot of stuff. From Reputation to a Firewall Rule OpenAI placed. The Community Forum or Cloudflare Support is not able tho help you in this Case. Only OpenAI can Look into which rule blocked you and grant you access


Too bad there are no notices with suggestions on how to solve this…

Screenshot 2023-02-01 at 8.34.13 AM

A quick :search: for 1020 can be your friend @holyhong918 @babak.zamani


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