How to Fix VALORANT Error Code 60

Nazmul Hassan
By Nazmul Hassan
2 Min Read
Credit: Riot Games

A common problem plaguing the VALORANT Community when starting up their game is Error Code 60. In this article, we will be discussing what it is and how to fix it.

VALORANT Error Code 60 is one of the more common errors you can encounter in VALORANT. It occurs mostly when you are just starting up the game. However, it can also happen when you are in the middle of a match.

 VALORANT Error Code 60
Credit: Riot Games

Error Code 60 refers to PatchInitFailure. To be more precise, it occurs mainly when VALORANT client faces trouble while communicating with the game servers or if the client becomes unresponsive due to a faulty start or slow internet connection.

How to Fix (A complete step-by-step guide)

In most cases, restarting the VALORANT client will solve Error Code 60.

Here is a step-by-step guide:

  1. Close VALORANT.
  2. Close the Riot client.
  3. Open task manager (Ctrl+shift+Esc)
  4. Click “More details.
  5. From there, check if VALORANT or the Riot client is still running.
  6. If they are, simply select them and hit “End Task.” (Make sure not to close Vanguard)
  7. Now restart the client and log into the game.

Additional Measures

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.

  1. Close all the Valorant-related processes and services from the task manager.
  2. Check your internet connection for stable connectivity.
  3. Restart your internet modem and router.
  4. Restart your computer.
  5. Run VALORANT as administrator mode.

If you follow these steps carefully, your problem regarding Error Code 60 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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By Nazmul Hassan FPS Editor
Nazmul is GameRiv's FPS editor. He is a marketing graduate with an immense passion for gaming. As an ex-professional CS:GO player, he holds a strong interest in other FPS titles like Apex Legends, VALORANT, and CoD. However, he also tries out other games when he is free.