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

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Do skin makers with lower-rarity skins get more money?

Not sure if this goes in gamedev.SE or gaming.SE, but here goes. Apparently users who contribute skins to the game that Valve adds will receive a small profit every time a user gets their gun. Does ...
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Why do I run noticeably slower than others?

I often play zombie escape servers where I've noticed that the majority of other players run faster than what I do, that much so that its easy to get left behind. I run with my knife out, and don't ...
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How to ease bots (AI) management and configuration?

I play CS:GO with my roommate against bots and we like to make custom games, say 2 CT's (us) vs 5 T's. Doing this in CS:GO requires some console commands. My question is, can we batch these commands ...
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I can't join servers on Counter Strike Global Offensive

I double click a server to join and most of the time a box comes up saying join game, refresh, cancel and the server information so I click refresh then join game but nothing happens and sometimes ...
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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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Can all weapon skins have “Stattrack™”?

I've heard that not all skins in CS:GO have the ability to come in as a "Stattrack™". Is this true? If yes, which skins are "Stattrack™" able?
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CS: GO Deathmatch loadout bug

When playing vanilla Death match in CS:GO, I notice that on occasion I get a random gun which is not available for my team. I play with random weapons Off and I use buy binds to switch guns (also ...
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Skins are not working in multiplayer mode

Whenever I play a game with bots I'm able to access the weapon skins but if I play in multiplayer mode then skins do not work. Only default skins are appearing. Does someone know the problem?
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I cant see any servers on cs go

I click refresh on the server list, I have re-downloaded the game multiple times, and I have also reset the filters, but still no servers appear to be available. However, there are 4 servers on my ...
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Why do people turn and face the bomb in CS:GO?

I have tested if the bomb is facing you or not and the damage is the same. Is just for fun? It seems like you have a higher chance of dying if you face the bomb because you have to take time to turn ...
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CS:GO jolty and laggy after updating to Vangaurd

I've recently updated to the new Vanguard edition of CS GO. But now its impossible to play - the game is jolty and slow. Sometimes there are little bugs like my gun not appearing or the clicking warm ...
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CS:GO: why do I sometimes die from an 80 point hit even with full health and armour?

I understand some guns penetrate armour and thus negate it but then wouldnt that take my health down to 20?
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CS:GO - Recognize party members during a match

Is there a way to easily recognize party members during a match? I do not mean team members, but members I started a group with ingame. It's hard to spot them visually amongst the other team members, ...
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Why does CS:GO keep resetting my options?

I have the following command line options: -noborder -novideo -threads 4 -high -w 1680 -h 1050 Yet, CS:GO keeps resetting my settings and set itself to fullscreen mode, which is bad when I switch ...
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Is it possible to reset your competitive rank in Counter-Strike: GO?

How do you de-rank in CS:GO competitive? What statistics decide if you derank or not? I'm trying to de-rank to silver one to see what it is like.
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How can one Rank Up without playing a competitive game?

I have recently played some DM and some of the players on the server were bragging about how they were Silver 2 without playing a single game of competitive. Is this possible and if yes then how is it ...
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Where's the last card drop? [duplicate]

Trying to get my last card drop for this game and I've played for 4.1 hours. How long does it take to get all the drops?
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Why can't I play competitive matches on CS:GO?

I am playing CS:GO through a family shared library. I can play online casual matches and bot matches however I can't play competitive matches through my account. However, if I login to my brother's ...
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Debugging SteamCMD/CSGO not updating

I'm trying to update my Counter-Strike: Global Offensive server and Steam is giving the error code 0x6 however this error does not seem to be documented anywhere. [...] Update state (0x3) ...
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If I get banned from a game and my team wins, do I get a win?

If I get banned for teamkilling in competetive and a few rounds later the remaining 4 people on my team finish the game with a victory, will I get a victory aswell, even though I'm not in the game?
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How can I fix my weapon models when they become completely black?

After a game of Deathmatch/Arms Race for a warmup, I usually play a round of Competitive matchmaking. Around halfway into the match, my gun skins usually become silhouettes of the model. Why does ...
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How do .NAV bot map navigation files in the Steam Workshop work?

I'm asking because I got these confusing information: This map's description states that the Steam Workshop does not allow including .NAV files and recommends I download a copy from another website, ...
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How to change video to fullscreen and windowed in console

How to change video to fullscreen and windowed in console ? This is because Volvo doesn't fix the bug of showing scoreboard when pressing Tab, so the quick way would be to make this change as quick as ...
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What stickers have special “scratched” patterns?

As seen here, from Reddit, if the Welcome to the Clutch sticker is scratched off enough, it reads "Welcome to Hell" followed with 4 skulls scratched into the bottom. Are there any other stickers ...
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Is it possible to see when i will be ranking up in competitive matchmaking?

Im stuck on silver 3 and winning a lot of matches in competitive matchmaking, iv won about 10 in a row and still in silver 3, is there anyway to see when i will be ranking up and how close i am to ...
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Are there 128-tic Valve servers in CS:GO?

Are there any valve servers at 128 tick for official competitive? I prefer the crisp lagless gameplay than that of a normal 64 tick server.
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Are there any differences between incendiary grenades and molotovs?

In CS:GO, two new grenades were introduced: the incendiary and the molotov. One thing however is, I'm confused at what the difference between these two is. Incendiary, when exploding, leaves a ...
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Can I safely disconnect when the final scoreboard is shown?

When playing competitive mode in CS GO, at the end of a round the scoreboard is shown and it takes sometimes up to 30 seconds for the match to actually finish and go back to the menu. Can I safely ...
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How do you progress to a new rank on the CS:GO Elo system?

Ever since I started playing with CS:GO I've been in the bronze rank in Classic Competetive. No matter how many rounds I win, how many times I am the MVP, I won't get a new rank. How does the ...
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Small font problem - How do I revert it to its normal size?

Today something happened and the game's fonts became as seen in the screenshot below. I can not even read anything. What caused this and how can I make it normal size again? (Font size does not change ...
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Keeping video settings in CS:GO

Everytime I decreased my visual setting it maximizes the whole settings at every restarts. I dont know if I used a console command unintentionally. How can I solve this?
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How can I get rid of the one time stutter in CS:GO?

When playing CS GO, I always have sound stutter combined with heavy FPS lag / short freezes after a while. The funny thing is, it only occurs once per match and mostly at round start. However, this is ...
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How can one properly reduce lag in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive?

I've been having a little bit of an issue running CS:GO. Whenever I play, at times it will be good, but then all of of a sudden, it will just get real blocky and laggy and my computer will start to ...
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Is there an item drop cap?

Similar to TF2, where's there's a cap imposed weekly, is there a weapon skin, crate, or anything else drop cap for CS:GO? Is it Weekly, Daily, Monthly? What is it?
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Avoiding AWPers

I'm new to this game, just tried out playing on casual servers, and got my life ruined by AWPers. One-shot one-kill... too overpowered, in my opinion. Any advice on how to not spend more time in ...
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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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Counter Strike Failed to load gamerulescvars.txt, game rules cvars might not be reported to management tools [closed]

Every time i launch valve games like TF2 , CSS , CS : GO , I got this error from console, Parent cvar in client.dll not allowed (mp_endmatch_votenextleveltime) Parent cvar in client.dll not allowed ...
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How does the scoring work?

I cannot work out how the scoring works in game... Information is hard to come by, does anyone know what activities award points, and how much?
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How do you get Music Kits?

Yesterday (10/10/14), Valve released Music Kits, as outlined in the Counter-Strike Global Offensive blog. According to the blog, they can be received by "offers in-game" or purchased from the market. ...
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Changing “team” name that appears in stats in CS:GO

When I bring up the in-game stats window in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, a "team" column is included. It's empty for most users, but for some it includes a team/clan tag like players in others ...
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Do competitive bans eventually “forgive” a player?

In Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, I was kicked for doing too much damage to my teammate. This gave me a 30 minute competitive ban. I know that after you get a 30 minute ban, you get a 2 hour ban, ...
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ESEA for a lower level player in CS:GO?

I'm a fairly low level North American Counter Strike: Global Offensive player. I'm looking to get better and want to join an amateur team to perhaps play brackets and that sort of thing in. I'm ...
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What item drops can I get?

What are all the types of items I can get in a drop? Can knives drop in game? Can StatTrak weapons drop in game? Can I get key drops in game? I heard that you can get key drops as well.
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Every time I launch a game, I end up with bots

I've just bought cs global offensive and every time i launch a game, i end up with bots. Is it normal? On steam the stats says that it's one of the most played games :/ Or am I doing something ...
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How do I use this weapon skin?

There is a weapon skin I want to use in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive called Pulse. I cannot figure out how to add it to the game. It says "considered for use pending" if this helps.
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CS:GO - How to join competitive servers?

I have, so far, only played cs:go by clicking Browse community servers and join a few of my favorite servers (mostly low ping and friendly people). Now I am getting a little better on the game I ...
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British SAS Emotes: Are we rushing in, or are we going sneaky-____ like?

Simple question: when the British SAS emote in Counter-Stike : Global Offensive, what do they say? "Are we rushing in, or are we going sneaky-__ like?" Is it sneaky-deaky, sneaky-beaky, or ...
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Which bots will equip different weapons?

I've read that bots have different profiles, and that will make them buy different weapon/secondaries. From what I can tell, BOT Vitaly has a tendency to buy AWPs constantly. Do all bots have their ...
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CS:GO limited to 8 wins only in offline with bots mode

There's no "mp_win_limit" nor "sv_maxrounds" / "max_wins" in the console command. When playing offline with both it is always limited to 8 wins. Is there a way or a console command to change this? ...
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Does having an active operation coin cause you to play on different matchmaking servers?

If you're playing competitive matchmaking games, does having an coin for the active operation cause to to play on different servers than you would without?