I can't see text

in gmod 10 on every game even single player when i press y and say anything it dosent show up in a box or any 1 elses text i have to look and speak in consol and hud_saytext_time is at 16 should it be??

This happened to me a long time ago. I had that addon that let you write Facepunch emotes in.
I uninstalled it and it worked.

waht was the file called

It was a long time ago. Are you sure you even installed it?

nope i havent installed it and it was there befour i reset all my gmod and its still there

Try to delete your garrysmod folder.

kk