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How to Fix Valorant Agent Voice Lines Not Working

Valorant is a competitive 5v5 tactical shooter where players can showcase their unique style and skills on a global stage.

The game offers intense rounds of attack and defense, requiring quick thinking and sharp gunplay.

Players can engage in various game modes like Competitive, Unranked, Deathmatch, and Spike Rush.

In Valorant, players choose Agents with distinct abilities that enhance gameplay and allow for creative strategies.

Each map serves as a playground for showcasing individual and team skills, creating memorable moments.

In this guide, you’ll learn how to fix the Valorant agent voice lines not working or if you can’t hear them.

How to Fix Valorant Agent Voice Lines Not Working

To fix the Valorant Agent Voice Lines Not Working, you need to update your audio drivers.

You can also try to delete the “xaudio2_9redist” .dll file or change the game’s language.

Fix 1: Update your audio drivers

  1. Search for “Device Manager” using Windows Search and open it.
  2. Expand “Sound, video, and game controllers”.
  3. Right-click on each audio device and select “Update driver”.
  4. Launch Valorant once you’ve updated all drivers.

Fix 2: Delete “xaudio2_9redist”

  1. Open the Valorant folder (e.g. C:\Riot Games\VALORANT\live\Engine\Binaries\ThirdParty\Windows\XAudio2_9\x64).
  2. Delete the “xaudio2_9redist” .dll file.
  3. Launch Valorant and download the new patch.

Fix 3: Change the game’s language

  1. Open the Riot Client and log in to your account.
  2. Select “Valorant” and click on the profile icon.
  3. Select “Settings” and select another language (e.g. Deutsch) under “Game Language”.
  4. Launch Valorant, exit it, change back to the original language, and launch the game again.

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