In-game chat completely missing, can't see it, open it, use it, etc

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Issue Description:
Can’t see, open or use the in-game text chat.

Steps to Reproduce:

  1. do literally anything, be literally anywhere, in any map in the game, still no chat. can’t see other peoples messages, can’t open the chat, can’t write in chat, can’t communicate with other players whatsoever, or receive communications from others. issue has persisted through rebinding chat key, verifying game files, and literally deleting and reinstalling the whole game, as well as trying many, many other things to fix it. (also have a constant problem with error 2001, if that information is relevant to this.)

Mission Name (If Applicable):
all of them. including the morningstar.


Player ID:

Approx. Time of Issue & Timezone:
Since i started playing - to this very moment. every single day, all day.

Reproduction Rate:
Constant (100%)

Upload Console Log:
console-2022-11-23-21.46.03-1d6dd6d9-968b-4b14-9622-3de7e1d5f160.log (1.2 MB)
console-2022-11-24-11.04.03-451f179f-4ef9-4070-a284-17ea9485e380.log (774.1 KB)
console-2022-11-24-17.35.26-23815961-3f7e-4010-b31c-18a944f38884.log (143.9 KB)
console-2022-11-24-17.48.19-75b1573e-b02f-438a-8050-f816175aa165.log (221.1 KB)
console-2022-11-24-18.07.04-2dd25a29-4b07-4b31-a38b-d9555425e5f5.log (193.3 KB)

(the latest five of them, if you want more, do ask)

Upload darktide_launcher.log:

darktide_launcher.log (438.0 KB)

and finally, user config, since i suspect you are going to ask for it.

user_settings.config (3.0 KB)

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