fortnite season 5 voice chat

If you have played Fornite for a while , you would have noticed that Epic Games keeps breaking stuff with each update. One of the things they have been regularly breaking is the voice chat feature. They managed to fix it in the season 5 release but somewhere around June after a few new updates, it stopped working again for a lot of users.

If you are one of those players suffering from this annoying voice chat bug , trying these steps might help get your chat working again.

Fortnite Season 5 Voice Chat Fix

1. Close Fortnite and Epic Games Launcher
2. Click “Start” and type “regedit” in the Windows search bar or Press Ctrl+R and type in “regedit” (without quotes) and press enter.

windows registry editor
3. Once Windows registry editor is loaded find and delete the 2 registry keys below

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Epic Games
HKEY_USERS\*SOME-LONG-RAMDOM-STRING*\Software\Epic Games

You can find them easily by searching for “Epic Games” using the Find menu (Ctrl+F) . windows registry editor search

 

4. Now delete the Fornite data folder located at “C:\Users\{YOUR WINDOWS USERNAME}\AppData\Local\FortniteGame” .

After following all the above steps, restart Fortnite and join a match (squad) and hopefully your voice chat should be working again.

Leave a comment below if this helped you get your voice chat working again or if you have any questions or other solution.