If I want to start a party chat I have to use the Xbox companion app on W10, and then it doesn't show that I'm in a party in the gamebar overlay. Xbox Game Bar works with nearly all PC games, giving you instant access to widgets for screen capture and sharing, controlling your music, finding new teammates with Looking for Group (LFG), and chatting with Xbox friends across Xbox console, mobile, and PCâall without leaving your â¦ â¢ Keep track of your game clips and screenshots and download them straight to your Windows 10 PC. â¢ Take the brakes off chat when you use a keyboard for messaging with friends on Xbox â¦ Discussion in 'Xbox One' started by LT Smith Neko, Aug 30, 2019. Xbox Game Bar is the customizable gaming overlay built into Windows 10. To start the Xbox party chat on PC, first you need to open the Xbox app on your Windows 10. Now that quite a few Xbox and PC games now have cross-platform play, this built-in method of chatting with your Xbox friends while on Windows 10 is especially useful. Xbox Game Bar is one kind of overlay application that offers plenty of useful features and works with almost every PC game. Discover and download new games with Xbox Game Pass, see what your friends are playing and chat with them across PC, mobile, and Xbox console. This wikiHow will show you how to open the Game Bar on PC. You can also add additional friends to the chat by clicking the plus (+) icon. In this article, weâll show you how to properly remove Xbox Gaming Overlay on your Windows 10 PC. The Game Bar is your one stop hub for everything Xbox. Requires Windows 10 (latest update) and the Xbox app to play PC games. If youâre looking to join an Xbox Party on PC press, the âSocialâ button at the end of the Game Bar. LT Smith Neko New Member. It basically gives you quick access to widgets for screen capture & sharing, music control, party chat, new teammates searching, and more. The default Xbox App will not pick up any audio from the microphone that is connected to the PC for some users. Windows 10 is great for gaming, but sometimes you might encounter Xbox Gaming Overlay while playing your favorite games.This is a built-in Windows 10 feature, but some users are so distracted by it that they want to remove it. From this chat window, you can start a voice call by clicking the headset icon. Joined: Aug 30, 2019 Messages: 1 Likes: 0. PC party chat overlay. â¢ Get instant access to chat, sharing, parties, Game DVR, and achievements across PC and Xbox One. Open the âSocialâ Widget. Itâs the icon that â¦ Make sure that you are already signed in to use the Xbox live Microsoft account.. Go to Xbox settings> click on General tab and select start a party on the top right corner; Click on Invite> Invite to the party (add friends); Choose party options to make changes and then you are all â¦ It doesnât matter if a headset or a standalone mic is connected â the microphone doesnât work for the party chat or in-game. Xbox One's new system update includes very handy new Party chat overlay, which will show who is currently speaking among your friends. How to Open the Xbox Game Bar. This is really a huge oversight in design and needs to be fixed. Did they remove this?