When you are playing Valorant, you may get any issues that make it not working to launch. Of course, it can be a normal issue in which the Valorant game couldn’t start for any time. You are also not alone facing this issue, so there are other players too which have the same problem with you.
Generally, the issues which can make the Valorant can’t start is because of the error codes. As we know that there are many error codes that you ever get when playing Valorant. The error codes here cause the Riot Client in trouble. So, that’s why you cannot totally launch the Valorant game.
The error code that causes the Riot Client not working is generally error 8 – 21. Then, if you get the error 8-21, of course, the error happens in Riot Client. Then, what is the solution to this issue?
Need to know that the Riot Client is not the most stable any time. So, you may get the error with Riot Client whenever too. So, you do not have to be strange with this issue if it happens to you anytime.
In fact, Valorant was in closed beta on April 7, 2020. Of course, it causes over 1 million users trying to access Valorant. With this high users’ access, it automatically makes the Riot Client drop. So, it causes the valorant to not start to launch. As we know that to be able to play Valorant, you should connect your Riot Games account. Then, if you want to launch Valorant smoothly, you have to get your Twitch account. Your deed totally enables you to play Valorant in closed beta.
Then, what should you do if you get issues in Riot Client?
Of course, there is a great way that you have to do in solving this issue. Because of errors in Riot Client, the main thing that you need to do is to restart the Riot Client. It is so easy, isn’t it?
Unfortunately, not all Valorant players really master in doing this way. Some of them evidently get a hard way to do it. If you are one of them, you do not be worried because we are here to give you problem solving for this error.
How to Restart Riot Client
Please follow our steps if you really want to restart the Riot Client!
- First, you need to press CTRL + ALT + DELETE to open the Task Management.
- Then, close the Valorant process with right click.
- After that, select “End Task”.
- Finally, restart the Riot Client.
But, sometimes the ways above are failed. Then, you will have to do those ways below as the alternative.
- First, you have to restart your computer you’re using to play Valorant.
- Then, make sure that you have a stable and active internet connection.
- After that, restart the Riot Client.
If you cannot fix the error and to restart the Riot Client is failed, you surely have to contact Riot Support at here. Good Luck, Dude!