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

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m_forward and m_side in counter strike global offensive?

What does m_forward and m_side do in counter strike global offensive? m_forward is described as "Mouse forward factor" m_side is described as "Mouse side factor" However, i have changed these ...
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Read (Console) Variables and print them

I'm trying to create a bind for my autoexec.cfg, where I toggle the voice_enable variable bindtoggle "F1" "voice_enable" works, and will be translated to bind "F1" "incrementvar voice_enable 0 1 ...
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How do people know what they can get out of trade up contracts?

I hear people say "I can get this or that out of these skins" but how do you know what you can get out of a skin?
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How do I change my name in CS:GO?

I'm trying to create a mini montage on CS:GO by using GOTV and my old Steam name shows up in-game. How can I get CS:GO to use my current Steam name?
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Extreme FPS Drop in Counter Strike Global Offensive

Please don't provide answers/suggestions on how I can improve/squeeze out more FPS. I want to know what caused the FPS drop and tearing. Thanks! Yesterday, I noticed a significant FPS drop ...
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How to fix drop FPS when smoke on screen in Counter Strike

I have a gaming laptop and my drivers are updated. Usually, I'm playing with 200+ FPS, but since the last CS:GO update, when a smoke pops on the screen I drop to 30-40 FPS. I'm playing with an AWP and ...
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What does it mean to play for picks?

Just played a competitive match where I was outnumbered 4 - 1, and someone on my team said "Play for picks, don't play for objective". I didn't really understand what he meant by that, so I still ...
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How can I connect to a LAN server to play Counter Strike: Global Offensive?

I am on a wireless network trying to play CS go with my friends. They all are in the same room with me. How can I create a server so I can play with my friends? In CS 1.6 we launch a hlds file which ...
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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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Is it possible to change the map group while the server is running?

I am in the process of configuring a Counterstrike: Global Offensive server and I was wondering if it is possible to change the active map group while the server is running, without having to restart ...
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How can I enable round backups?

As far as I remember, there was a feature in CS:GO to backup rounds, however I can't find how to enable it. Also, when I checked my csgo folder, I saw some old round backups. Here is a picture of the ...
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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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How to turn off a .cfg file?

I use Trilluxe's CHScript.cfg file to find the "perfect" crosshair, which uses the number keys, and I am really tired of having a changing crosshair ingame. Is there any way I could turn off the ...
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Is there a way to play the Headshot sound in CSGO competetive?

I want to hear the play'headshot' sound from Unreal Touranemnt ( or whatever file I give ) in CS:GO competetive mode when the console says something like this: you killed 'x' with a headshot... ...
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FPS increase while holding any mouse button

I have a problem. Normally when I'm playing CS:GO I have ~30 FPS. But recently I realized, that when I'm holding any mouse button (mouse1 - mouse5) my FPS suddenly increases to ~70. One more thing - ...
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CS:GO changes in ranking system

After the recent update in CS:GO, ranking became easier to increase until silver 3 which now houses the majority of silver 1s and it is confusing me. What has changed in the ranking system to get ...
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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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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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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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Player's guns not making noise?

For the past week or so, every time a specific user enters my game, he shoots me without any noise coming out of the weapon that he uses. Is this a certain type of hack, or do I have an unfortunate ...
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Is classic competetive server managed by Valve?

I have just created community competetive server of CS:GO, however I as I connect to it - I'm not able to join any team. Does it mean that server in this mode can be only used by random people from ...
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How do I drop my knife?

I'd like to test out nades in CSGO but I would like to do so without having to switch back from the knife to the nade. I have infinite ammo so I can test out popflashes and smokes. How do I drop my ...
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CS:GO Cvar command work intermitently and Infinite Armor

I'm very new to CS:GO. I currently have a problem with the cvar command. I often play offline with bots (casual). When I'm in game, pressing ~ to open the cvar command is fine. However, after a few ...
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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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CS:GO not ranking me up [duplicate]

My current rank is Nova Master (Nova 4) and I've won 6 games straight. Also was I either 1st or 2nd in my team. After that, I tied one time, and won 4 games in a row. I still haven't ranked to ...
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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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cs:go max players with spectators [duplicate]

I have a problem - I want to make a cs:go 1v1 server where there can be spectators. Lets say that the server has 2 slots for players and one slot for a spectator who will spectate the game. Is it ...
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Why is this spot's callout called “mustang”?

Someone told me that this spot in the rafters above A site on de_nuke is called mustang; however, I have yet to understand why it's called mustang. I know the other side is referred to as heaven, ...
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How to effectively delete a Steam game on Mac OS?

I'm in desperate need to free up some disk space on my Macbook, so I went on Steam to delete a few of the heaviest games I haven't been playing. Then I noticed something puzzling. I had ~15GB free ...
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Is accuracy, recoil or bullet spread affected by enemy hits?

To experiment I started a bot game, toggled invincibility and let the bots attack me. There were two clear hit effects: a major one that tilts view up a lot and sideways and a minor one that only ...
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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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Is there a known table or calculation of the ranking system?

With Counter-Strike: Global Offensive a build-in matchmaking system has been introduced. From now on you can have a rank that displays your skill level. The more matches you win, the better your ...
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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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CS:GO Mouse Configuration like CS:S

I am an experienced Counter Strike: Source player and very used to its controls (especially its mouse controls). Just some days ago I bought Counter Strike Global Offensive and started playing it. ...
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How to join an idle/achievement server?

How do I join an Idle/Achievement Server in CS:GO?
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CS:GO rippling lag

I have recently been experiencing problems with the latest version of CS:GO. In-game, whenever I attempt to move, after a short time, the screen will freeze and appear to do something that I can only ...
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How do you give each player AK47 on a custom map round start?

Hey guys in CS:GO how do you use the developer console to start each player with an ak47 no matter what side they are on. We are trying to 1v1 using only AKs.
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CS:GO Trade Up Contract Signing?

You can actually "sign" a trade up contract in CS:GO with your mouse (draw stuff). Does this have any impact on anything?
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What is the difference between “Factory New” and “Minimal Wear” items?

I was wondering what the difference (in looks) was between 'factory new' and 'minimal wear' in Counter Strike: GO.
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Can the `bot_autodifficulty_threshold_low` variable make bot difficulty harder than 'Expert' (bot_difficulty 3)?

If I've set the bots to be initially at 'Expert' difficulty (bot_difficulty 3), will the bot_autodifficulty_threshold_low variable (used to determine when the bot needs to make its difficulty harder, ...
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How can I limit each team to have 5 players each and have 2 spectators in my CSGO server?

I currently have a CS:GO server that holds up to 12 players but I don't want to have it so its a 6v6. I would like so the teams are limited to 5 players each and there can be 2 spectators watching ...
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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 a sudden it will just get real blocky and laggy and my computer will start to freeze ...
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CS:GO Private Matches

If my friend and I wanted to see who was better with the M4A1S in a 1v1, how could we 1v1 using only the M4A1S or some other guns (on Dust 2 or any map)?
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Operation pass missions

I wanted to buy one of the older operation passes to do the campaign and was wondering, if you buy an access pass AFTER the operation ends, can you still do the campaign and get the drops?
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Can't connect to official cs:go servers due to packet loss

I can't connect to the official valve servers anymore. Community servers still work, but when trying to connect to both competitive or casual servers, I get a weird loadscreen without any texts, my ...
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In-Game rules in professional CS:GO matches

I'm not all-too familiar with the professional competitive CS:GO scene (or shooters in general) but I occasionally play some shooters. Now in professional RTS/MOBA tournaments the players are often ...
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Disable warmup text/make it less distracting

Is there any way to make the big "WARMUP 1:33" in warmup rounds on Competitive less distracting or remove it completely? I'm looking for clientside commands (ones that only appear on my end.) and not ...
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When do drops reset?

For TF2 the 'drop reset' is claimed to be Thursday at GMT 00:00. Assuming that they are both Valve/Source games it could be the same time for drop reset - but I don't know that this is the case. Can ...
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Can I get drops from the Overpass, Cobblestone, or Baggage Collection through regular gameplay?

I'm a little confused. I haven't received any mission drops yet, yet I have yet to see anyone receive any of the items from that collection through normal gameplay. Is the only way to get items ...