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How do I take screenshots of fullscreen games on a Windows 7 PC?

I want to take screenshots during gameplay. This is on a PC with Windows 7. I don't want to use Fraps because my PC sucks and can barely run the game. What are my options? I would prefer something ...
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How to take a screenshot in Dragon Age: Inquisition?

Origin doesn't have built in screenshot support. DA:I doesn't seem to have a screenshot option. I try launching from Steam but I'm not getting the Steam overlay. How best to take screenshots of Dragon ...
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Maximum number of skill points you can have in Torchlight 2?

In Torchlight 2, you can get skill points from level and fame. I am not sure if there are any other means to get skill points. What is the total of number of skill points you can obtain from the ...
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Why does reproduction fall off around ten years in?

I've played twice now about thirteen years of the game. It feels like my people are doing OK -- I can keep them at 4+ stars and 4+ hearts and they seem to start the game pregnant, so babies come up ...
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Where can I unlock all the O-Powers in Pokemon Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire?

There's O-Powers in 6th gen Pokemon games, which are basically buffs to stats, capture rate, hatching rate etc and can be used on yourself or your friends/acquaintances/passersby. I know you can ...
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How can I effectively play Siren?

Siren seems to be one of the less common classes and most people don't know much of how to play it aside from "elements and SMGs". What do I need to know to be a good Siren? What do I need to know ...
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What's the difference between “Full controller support” and “Partial controller support?”

Within Steam's "Big Picture Mode," games are shown with a half- or full-controller to signify partial- or full-controller support, respectively. However, many of the games listed as "partial ...
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How can I play the Chemical Revolution mission?

So I have bought the season pass for AC Unity, yet I've not found how to play the Chemical Revolution mission which is included as part of the season pass. How can I play this mission?
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How do I get more chocolate bars?

I've ran out of chocolate bars and didn't realize I could enchant my giant spoon and knight's armor. Is there any way to get more reliably?
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Will a PS3 save work with PS4?

So I really like Destiny and I can see myself playing it for quite a while. I'm curious to know that, because it's all 'online' are characters linked to the console or to the PSN account? Will I be ...
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Battlefield cant play Naval strike “YOU NEED TO DOWNLOAD AND INSTALL THIS EXPANSION.”

Today(31/3/2014) naval strike for battlefield 4 came out. Origin said it had a new download available, and directly installed it(I have got premium). There also was an update for battlelog(also ...
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Is the new portal backwards-compatible with the previous games?

I know the new Skylanders SWAP Force game comes with a new portal of power, since the old portals supposedly don't support the new SWAP-type figures. My question is - will I still need to keep my old ...
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Does item quality decrease over time?

In Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, I have an "AUG Hot Rod: Factory New" Skin. Each skin in CS:GO has it's own quality, and each quality looks different (Ex. Well-worn may have paint peeled off). ...
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How do I reach the Dahl chest behind the electric fence in the area Pity's Fall?

There's a Dahl chest in Pity's Fall, behind some electric fences. It's in the bottom floor of a large room with multiple levels, where you fight a lot of enemies. The mission objective at this point ...
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How do you get the last paragon/renegade dialogue option towards the end of the game?

So I finally get to meet the Illusive Man, but the final 2 renegade/paragon option are greyed out! Here are my stats: War Readiness > 5000 Max Reputation (90% Paragon, 10% Renegade) However I ...
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Is there an 'infinite cycling loop' in ORAS, similar to the Lumiose City Tower in XY?

In XY it was really easy to level daycare Pokemon, raise Happiness, hatch eggs, and perform other step-based tasks, due to the infinite riding loop around Lumiose Tower, as seen here: As you ...
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How can I reduce panic in a country?

I had to ignore a call for help from India because the one from Germany had a better reward. Now India is at 4 out of 5 panic bar thingies, and I don't know what I can do to get that back down. They ...
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What is the optimal strategy for this game?

I've tried a few approaches, but I just can't make a tile with 2048 Numbers Clash ( http://www.numbersclash.com )
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Lost Items through the Postmaster in Destiny?

I just completed a strike mission and after returning to the tower the postmaster had an item for me, under the heading "Lost Items", a decoherent engram. Did this engram drop during the strike and I ...
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How do I open locked chests?

I've encountered two blue chests so far in the game and they both read "Locked" whenever I try to open them. I haven't found any chest keys or other such items, so how am I supposed to unlock these ...
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When opening minecraft launcher A small window opens with “unknown error”

So I have just bought minecraft from minecraft.net. I downloaded the installer "minecraftinstaller.msi" and installed it. Then I tried to open the minecraft launcher, but when i did that a window ...
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How long does radiation contamination take to clean up?

Due to poorly educated workers at my nuclear power plant, I was told that a meltdown was imminent at my power plant. Considering how densely packed my city is, I didn't fancy having a meltdown and ...
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How do subsequent playthroughs work?

In Borderlands 1 the second playthrough had a "playthrough 2.5" once you beat The Destroyer, which changed the game so enemies (and most mission rewards) scaled to your level. Because of this it was ...
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Minecraft Launcher won't run latest version of Minecraft (v1.7.2)

I recently updated my Minecraft Launcher, and v1.7.2 of the game appeared in the drop-down menu of which version to play. The version I played before updating the launcher was v1.6.2 without any ...
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How do you get Zekrom and Reshiram in ORAS?

How and where can I catch Zekrom and Reshiram in Pokemon Alpha Sapphire and Omega Ruby?
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For Dragon Age: Inquisition, how do I move my old save files from one system to another?

I am going to buy the game soon, and I am wondering if there is any way I can load the game files that are currently on my older PC? I am thinking about getting Dragon Age: Inquisition on my PS3 as my ...
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Where is my faction city in Pandaria?

I have heard that each faction (Alliance/Horde) has their own city or stronghold on Pandaria, which includes portals to every major city (faction cities, race cities, cities from previous expansion) ...
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How do I activate this Dwarven mechanism?

I am on a quest where I must retrieve a sword from the ruins of Mzinchaleft. Well, it's been a long (waaaay too long) and perilous journey, but I finally found the sword and everything will be worth ...
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PS3 Controller not charging or syncing with ps3

The last time i played a game on my playstation 3 was in February 2014. Now, its August 2014, and my controller can't seem to sync with my PS3 Console. Whenever I connect it using the charging cord, ...
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How do I get a certain villager?

In Animal Crossing: New Leaf, is there a way to gain a particular villager? For example, if I want Benjamin to join my town, how do I increase the chance of that villager moving in?
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How does the save system work?

At which points does the game usually save? Do I always have to get back to my hideout and sleep to make absolutely sure that I don't lose any progress (like hacked accounts or money collected from ...
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What are the locations of the traveling merchants for the Market Research achievement?

The "Market Research" achievement requires that you meet the following traveling merchants: Wandering Tinker Rodger the Alchemist Vendel the Armorsmith Adenath the Curio Vendor Kyr the ...
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Where did Malena run off to?

Outside Floatsam, I ran into an elf woman being harassed by the guards as a spy. Being the amicable monster-slaying gentleman that I am, I volunteered to check her alibi in the nearby cave. Six game ...
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How can I sell my equipment?

I just started playing Dark Souls 2 without playing the first one. Since I don't see any sell option in any merchant: Can I sell my old-unused-equipment for souls? If I cannot sell it, does it have ...
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Once you build a University, can the high school and community college be safely closed?

Last night I needed to save some cash in my large, self-sustaining, city after building a brand new University. Looking through the options of what to turn off, I decided to turn off my high school ...
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What do the symbols on the top left of the character select screen mean?

The symbols I'm talking about are above the win streak sheet, and to the left of the "Who am I?" sheet. I'm not sure but I think I've seen these symbols appear more and more as I win games. Does ...
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How do I make people admin?

I am hosting a gmod server via SteamCMD and I want to know how to make people . Are there any other commands / things I should know about? I know the srcd.exe has all kind of commands but they aren't ...
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What's the best way to get gold without wasting time?

With naxxramas wings coming out these weeks, I wonder which way is the fastest to gain gold (in order to open the wings without paying real money), with as much as possible and no time being wasted. ...
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Which facility upgrade unlocks maneuver nodes in KSP

Which facility upgrade unlocks maneuver nodes in career mode in KSP? The beta announcement hints that maneuver nodes are now unlocked with a facility upgrade: Are there any perks for upgrading? ...
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How do you cope with unhappiness in Civilization 5?

Does anyone else have a problem with an insane lack of happiness in their empires? It's so bad for me that I looked at social policies solely based on their happiness, but the few that do add ...
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What does Yasuo's Wind Wall not block?

It blocks everything from skillshots to even auto-attacks, but is there any skills that go through it? Things I have in mind would be dashes or certain attacks like Lux's ult. How does it interact ...
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What is the best way to kill the Siren on Hard in Bioshock Infinite?

I have been having a really hard time beating the 3 tears of Lady Comstock, I have been trying to kill her and her army of the undead with the shotgun, carbine, and a repeater/machine gun I pick from ...
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What are the most effective ways to increase land value?

I've seen land value increases with the placement of Hospitals and Fire Houses, I assume parks do the same thing (though it seems like a much smaller increase). What are some effective ways I can get ...
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What is the fastest way to level a hero to level 10?

I've two heros to level 10, and now I got a daily quest that is specific to two classes that I still have at level 1. Winning with those with a basic deck lacking any of the cards you gain on the way ...
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How do I kill a giant?

I've seen and heard a lot of references to how powerful the giants are in Skyrim (e.g. Penny Arcade), so my challenge as soon as I get the game is to go and kill one. I'm sure that if I maxed out my ...
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Watch Dogs crashes to desktop after playing for a while

After I have been playing Watch Dogs for a while it crashes and just says "Watch Dogs stopped working... [Close program]". Disabling UPlay in-game layout and starting UPlay in offline mode didn't ...
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How to reset my war village to be the same as my normal village?

I've had a village layout that I used for my "normal" village and a different layout for the "war" village. Now I upgraded my TH and rearranged my "normal" village to a new layout that I want to use ...
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What can the Petrified Something be used for?

Since I'm a sucker for mystery gifts in Dark Souls, I chose the "Petrified Something" as my starting gift. Knowing what I knew about the Old Witch's Ring in Dark Souls, I figured that the item's ...
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Who is the stealthiest follower?

Playing a stealth thief, I find that followers (specifically Lydia) are not useful on missions. She just keep getting us detected, so I'm forced to tell her to wait before starting a mission, which ...
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How often do stock prices change in GTA V?

How often do the prices change for the LCNE? Is it enough to check once a day?