A common problem plaguing the VALORANT Community when starting up the game is Error Code 52. In this article, we will be discussing what it is and how to fix it.
VALORANT, like many other online games, is vulnerable to glitches, errors, and crashes. When VALORANT experiences a problem, an error code is displayed so players can figure out what’s wrong and why the game isn’t functioning.
However, VALORANT does not provide detailed instructions on how to resolve the issues. Instead, the client just displays a message and an error code. Each Error Code has a given number ranging from 0 to 152, and each code represents a specific meaning and reason for the problem you’re experiencing.
One of the common error codes is Error Code 52. Many of you might have faced Error Code 52 without even knowing what it is, what it does, and how to fix it. So, in this article, we will be diving into detail about VALORANT Error code 52.
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What is VALORANT Error Code 52?
VALORANT Error Code 52 is one of the common errors that players can encounter. It occurs mostly when you are just starting up the game.
Error Code 52 refers to Problem fetching skill information for players. To be more precise, it occurs mostly when VALORANT client faces trouble connecting to the game servers. This may be due to a faulty client launch, an internet issue, or a Vanguard issue.
How to Fix (A complete step-by-step guide)
The fix to the VALORANT Error Code 52 problem is pretty easy. In most cases, restarting the VALORANT client will solve the issue.
Here is the step-by-step guide:
- Close VALORANT.
- Close the Riot client.
- Open task manager (Ctrl+shift+Esc)
- Click “More details.”
- From there, check if VALORANT or the Riot client is still running.
- If they are, simply select them and hit “End Task.” (Make sure not to close Vanguard)
- Now simply restart the client and log into the game.
If the issue doesn’t fix after following the above measures, this step-by-step guide will help you to get rid of this problem.
- Close all the Valorant-related processes and services from the task manager.
- Uninstall and Reinstall Riot Vanguard.
- Check your internet connection for stable connectivity.
- Restart your internet modem and router.
- Restart your computer.
- Run VALORANT as administrator mode.
If you follow these steps carefully, your problem regarding Error Code 52 should be resolved. However, if your problem isn’t resolved after following all these steps, you can create a ticket from VALORANT Support page.
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