Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is a multiplayer first person shooter sequel to the popular Counter-Strike: Source.

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What is this object on my map?

In Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, I was spectating and pressed Ctrl to enlarge my map. A strange object appeared on my screen. The map: The object in question: Around the object were white ...
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Can you automatically auto-select and join teams upon server entry?

I don't care what team I end up on, I just want to get into a game as fast as possible. Is there a config toggle that will never ask me which team and always just use auto-select?
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How can I make a really static crosshair in CS:GO?

When I watch some CS:GO videos, I see they have fully static crosshair. For example, in this video, NiP vs eXtensive from ESL Major Series Winter 2012. I'm not talking about a recoil control thing. I ...
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What are the chances of getting StatTrak on a weapon?

It seems that StatTrak variants are all too rare, and sometimes hard to find. Compare this with TF2, where Strange weapons are aplenty, and unboxing one doesn't take too much effort. However, ...
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Is it possible to force knifes only for the first round?

Is it possible to configure a CS:GO server so that in the first round everyone is is forced to use knifes only (no pistols)? If so, how?
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How to setup a cs:go offline server on which friends can join

When I start an offline match and invite my mate he gets an connection error "Server does not respond". How may I set up a "Offline with Bots" - Server on which my friend can join?
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What are the differences between CS 1.6 and CS:GO?

What are the differences between CS 1.6 and CS:GO? A simple bullet point comparison similar to What are the differences between CS 1.6 and CS:S? would be nice.
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Can Decoy grenades damage players?

In Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, there is a decoy grenade. When used, it generates gunfire sounds, and can be used to throw off opponents. The decoy only lasts a short amount of time. When that ...
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Setting up a dedicated server on my PC

I'm trying to set up a dedicated server of CS: GO on my machine because they've gone and taken away the listen server capabilities it seems. The fools! Alls I want to do is practice some stuff, nades ...
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Efficient testing of smoke grenading

How to make throwing and testing smoke grenades more efficient? sv_infinite_ammo 1 makes you have many... I'd prefer to throw/place them and shortly see the smoke. Maybe smoke can be made last shorter ...
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How do I get item drops?

Just curious as to how to obtain item drops from the last update. To clarify, item drops as in weapon skins, crates, anything else Valve added without letting us know, etc. It seems that after ...
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Cannot Join Counter Strike Go Servers

Every server I try to join gives me the whole "Not Responding" bit so I went ahead and allowed it through my firewall as an exception but still no luck. Every single server is like this. What are ...
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Stuck in a single 2D view [closed]

I was trying to make my first map in Hammer. (For reference, this is the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive - SDK Hammer.) Usually, there are 4 windows for viewing the map- a 3D view, two 2D sideways ...
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Can knives headshot opponents?

In Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, you can shoot opponents in the head and cause a "headshot", resulting in extra damage being done to that player. There is also a knife, which you can use to ...
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CS:GO competitive server: game ending before 16 won rounds

I'm trying to set up a new CS:GO server to competitive mode. However, it is not following the rule of 16 won rounds to finish the game. This is my gamemode_competitive_server.cfg: ...
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How long does it take the bomb to explode?

After the Terrorist team in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive plants the bomb, the Counter-Terrorist team has to defuse it before it blows up. After the bomb is planted at a bomb site, how many ...
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How can I solve lag issue while changing weapon?

I've been dealing with this problem for 2-3 days. It doesnt affect gameplay or performance. It is just usual and I believe it is related to console commands. related video ...
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What does inspecting a weapon do?

In Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, you can press the 'F' key (default) to "Inspect" your weapon. This causes your player to move the held weapon around in the player's hands a bit. What does ...
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Does the condition of weapons affect gameplay?

Some weapons that were introduced in the last update (cosmetic) feature different kinds of weapon skins, all really neat, in my opinion. Some of the qualities range from Field-Tested, Battle Scarred, ...
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How do I get more guns? [duplicate]

In Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, you can collect guns. These guns can replace the default in-game guns. They do not change gameplay at all, and are purely cosmetic. How can I get new guns?
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How can I make myself an “operator” on my own dedicated server?

When playing Counter-Strike: Global Offensive on my own dedicated server, I cannot execute certain commands (Ex. "sv_cheats 1", "noclip") via my console. I receive the error: "Can't change replicated ...
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How can I counter Shotguns?

In Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, shotguns impose a danger (when somebody is using it against you). They can easily 1-hit-KO you if used correctly. Is there a method that I can use to prevent ...
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What is the fastest weapon to run with?

In Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, your running speed changes based on what weapon you hold. For example, holding a sniper rifle will cause you to run slowly, while holding a pistol will be much ...
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How do I change the map-change time after the game ends on my server?

For my CS:GO offensive server, how do I change the amount of time it takes to change map once a game ends on my server? Currently it is set to 1 min and 30 sec, when 10 seconds would suffice.
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What's the best way to get the “Rampage!” achievement?

Taken from the CS:GO Wiki: Rampage! Win an Arms Race match without dying. As it currently stands, this achievement is almost unbeatable for me to get. By the time I get to be about ...
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How do I vote on a map in CS:GO?

Is it me being stupid, or do my keys not work while voting on a map in CS:GO? I press 1 to 8 when the map vote appears at game end, nothing happens, sometimes I jumble keys to manage to get something ...
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How long does it take to level up your Operation Payback coin in Counterstrike Global Offensive?

How many hours or other criteria does it take to level up or change the color of your Operation Payback coin in Counterstrike Global Offensive?
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Playing CS GO with same Steam ID [closed]

I have bought CS:go , I installed it on my laptop and i do play it. But now i want to play it with my friends . Can i just copy the same steam folder from my Laptop to there laptop, and then play on ...
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Is it possible to change gamemode or gametype while the server is running?

I am in the process of configuring a Counterstrike: Global Offensive server and I was wondering if the game mode and game type can be changed on the fly, preferably from within the game by calling a ...
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how i will come to know my server is working in cs go

By updating 740 validating some type of installation goes on and after it gets completed I created a text file with extension .cmd which i saw from this link ...
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What can I do to ensure the tightest spread possible?

When I'm playing CS:GO competitively, I often happen to spectate team players who fire 1 or two shots in nice even bursts, and completely destroy enemies. I am unable to replicate this, however, even ...
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How do I create a custom server with a custom map?

I recently got into fooling around on mg_ servers, which are basically servers whose maps are "mg"s, mini games. These minigames range around actual parkour, to deathrun, bunnyhopping maps, obstacle ...
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How to back up current config?

I want to save my current cfg. I did this once which writes a cfg in cfg folder. But couldnt remember what command was.
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Download CS:GO server without redownloading entire game

I'm trying to setup a home CS:GO server, but I want to do it without redownloading the entire game. I'm using Steamcmd to download the server and I've had a look at the files which it is downloading, ...
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What is the efficient sound configuration for CS:GO?

In this video, this guy's game sound is very sensitive. He can easily hear burning car's sound while he was passing near. So is there and config to do so, like some console commands? ...
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How can I exit the loading screen early?

As seen here, sometimes when I'm loading a map, especially on Community Quickplay, I sometimes want to opt out. Is there a certain way I can quickly exit this screen back to the menu? I've tried ...
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CS: GO does not play smoothly with a 1 GB graphic card?

I am unable to play CS GO smoothly, even though I have an 1 GB ATI Radeon graphic card. I have tried to play against bots to see if that makes a difference, but it still has difficulty. My notebook ...
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What is the secret to surfing?

What's the trick to surfing? I've seen many surfing maps, yet I can barely complete any of them because I don't know how to surf. Also, is surfing different in each of the source games you can play ...
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How can I avoid CS:GO servers loaded with bots?

I find that a lot of times, when using Community Quick Play, I end up being pushed into a server with many bots, and no real players. Playing a game using "Find a Game" works fine, but Community ...
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What is an “adadadadadadadadadad”?

I've heard this term repeatedly used in context of strafing as well as landing shots. What does it mean in terms of Counter Strike, and why is it so controversial?
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How does damage scale with distance fired?

In TF2, when you fired weapons, there were three "ranges", long range, mid range, and close range. Shooting enemies from long range resulted in extremely low damage (exception Sniper), mid range ...
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Offline with Bots?

Is there any way for me to directly modify how many players are on each team for CS:GO? I don't have a very good computer, and the default 5v5 makes running CS:GO a real pain. I'd really like to only ...
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How can I see my player movements in Counter Strike?

I am new in Counter Strike. I have one laptop where I am practising my movement skills playing alone. I would like to see my player so I can understand the movement mechanics for when I am going to be ...
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Clan.cfg is needed in Counter strike global offensive or not?

I wanted to know whether there are needed of any cfgs(configuration) like live.cfg, knife.cfg, clan.cfg and other kinds of cfg needed for counter strike global offensive or not?. In counter strike 1.6 ...
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Is auto director configurable?

Auto director is a usefull feature in demo player which intends to catch frags as much as possible. I want to know if we can configure this. I mean I want to adjust: Delay time (it has a delay time ...
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Counter Strike Global Offensive runs a little slow

I installed Counter-Strike Global Offensive on my MacBook. It works but sometimes it's running a little bit slow (freezing, lagging). The specs on my computer: 2.4 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo 4GB RAM ...
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Does overclocking the usb polling rate for a mouse have any side effects?

I have a 125mhz simple Microsoft mouse and have been using it overclocked at 500mhz. However I seem to face a little mouse lag. Is this possible? Can overclocking mice cause lag problems?
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How do I play and publish my custom map?

Three questions which would raise long answers: If I create my own map, how do I play it? Do I need a dedicated server? How can I register my map on the Steam Workshop? Are all maps accepted on the ...
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What are the differences between Counter Strike: Global Offensive and Counter Strike: Source?

As Counter Strike: Source is also a graphics improved version of original CS. But what are new features in Global Offensive and how they differs from Counter Strike: Source?
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How to quick duck in CS:GO

When you duck in GS:GO there is penalty or an after effect that makes you slower at second duck. But in this video the delay does not appear to be affecting them. How can they do it? ...