Company of Heros (often called CoH) is a real time strategy game, developed by Relic Entertainment, and relased on September 12, 2006. It was the first title to use the "Games for Windows" label, and has 2 standalone expansion packs

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Create Map in Company of Heroes Tales of Valor

Company of Heroes Tales of Valor has 'world builder' in its folder but its very confusing! Does world builder have any training or tutorial?
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What are the differences between Company of Heroes and its expansions?

There are four Company of Heroes listed on my Steam account. Company of Heroes Company of Heroes (New Steam Version) Company of Heroes: Opposing Fronts Company of Heroes: Tales of Valor What's ...
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How do I switch to the new Steam version of Company of Heroes without downloading the entire game again?

I already have Company of Heroes on Steam. Since the game is switching over to Steamworks for its multiplayer component sometime in May, a "New Steam Version" of the game has appeared beside the ...
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How can I play Company of Heroes without creating a Relic account

I got Company of Heroes from the Humble THQ Bundle and after downloading it on Steam I can't seem to play the game without having to create an account with Relic. As far as I understand it, the game ...
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How to make a unit move and not stop to attack in company of heroes

This is driving me crazy, If I order any unit to move, specially to retreat from danger I find seconds after that they stop to shoot and attack anything hey see on their way. Just imagine I order a ...
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Is there really any way to remove the Fog of War for Company of Heroes LAN mode?

I play Company of Heroes online using Game Ranger and have found sometimes that the opponent doing things which they should not be able to do. For example, in a match I remember the opponent was ...
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Is it possible to install Opposing Fronts via Steam?

I have Company of Heroes as a retail copy. I was wondering if it is possible for me to make this a Steam copy somehow? I was thinking if I buy the addon pack, Opposing Fronts, I might be able to do ...
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Does Company of Heroes CD-Key from a PC version work on a Mac?

Company of Heroes has been ported to OS X. I purchased the Windows version a while back. Anyone know if the CD-Key will work on the mac? Please refrain from speculating whether or not it is ...
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How to destroy/capture enemy HQ?

I am playing the CoH campaign and I had a secondary objective to wipe out a secondary German base. I did that and now there is only one rubble-looking structure "Destroyed HQ". I assume I am to ...
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Arrow keys seem to be stuck on?

I'm not sure how it happens, but when I'm scrolling around the screen with the arrow keys, occasionally, the screen will start scrolling in one direction, even without me pressing the keys. It's like ...
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Why is Company of Heroes making my HP laptop shut down abnormally?

The first time I played Company of Heroes and my charger was plugged out, I was notified that the battery was low, and plugged in the charger, while I was already playing Company of Heroes. After some ...
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Suggest some drills for improving my game?

It been out for years but I still suck at this game. Can you suggest some "drills" or "exercises" I can conduct to improve specific parts of my game? I need some some practice and training. For ...
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When to push and when to build?

At the beginning of the game I've decided it's important to spread out thinly, avoid enemy contact, and claim as many resource points as possible. Yes? But then it's less clear to me when is the ...
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Resource Rate of Victory Points?

In Company of Heroes Online, what is the rate that resources accumulate? I.e. if a point is +3 manpower, what does that represent in terms of some amount per second, or per minute? I am thinking for ...
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Map selection in automatch CoH

The automatch setup screen will allow you to deselect a fixed number 3(?) maps from the ones included in the automatch rotation. I have noticed though that this seems to be more of a hint than ...
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How should I use mines in CoH?

Mines can be placed anywhere and cause heavy damage to any enemy moving over them. However, they are not free, and require resources and time to be set up. Where and when should I lay down mines? The ...
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When should I retreat a unit in CoH?

It is possible to have units retreat to your base at any time. Retreating will cancel all negative effects as well as increase defense values and movement speed. However, the unit cannot be controlled ...
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How can I use the strategic map to ease macro in CoH?

There is a nice strategic map popping up when hitting NUM0 that displays all available units of your own as well as points of strategic relevance and discovered enemy troops. This is already nice from ...
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Are all units in cover really covered in CoH?

Units in Company of Heroes can be in various kinds of cover. For instance, if the "green cover" symbol appears above a unit group's flag, it means the group is in heavy cover and is hard to hit. ...
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Do you even need to build tanks in CoH?

I noticed that games in Company of Heroes are fought almost exclusively using infantry, with the addition of small anti-infantry armored vehicle (and the corresponding anti-vehicle guns). Bigger tanks ...
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Where can I find good Company of Heroes replays?

I'm interested in improving my Company of Heroes play. Back when I played Warcraft 3, I watched pro replays to increase my understanding of strategy, tactic and game mechanics as well as to get new ...
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How do I select my race when playing ranked games in Company of Heroes?

I enjoy playing CoH ranked games, but apparently I always get assigned a random race. Is there a way to select which faction I want to play with?
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How can I observe a game in Company of Heroes?

I'd like to view online multiplayer games, but I did not find a way to observe games. Is that possible, and if so, how? (I already know the answer and am going to post it if noone replies within a ...
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Tactics to beat pioneer rush?

The German pioneer rush can be very effective especially against the Brits. What tactics can you use as Brit or American to defeat this move?
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How do you set which window an mg is initially set up in when you garrison a building?

I realise they move about as required but how do you set which window an mg is initially set up in when you garrison a building or bunker?
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How does the ranking system work?

How does the Company of Heroes ranking system work? Is rank based on ranking position? How do I calculate how much ranking I gain (not rank) if I won a ranked match?
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Company of Heroes balance

I recently got Company of Heroes and the two expansion packs. I have heard that CoH: Opposing Fronts pretty much broke the balance that existed in the original. Does anyone know if the gameplay has ...