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

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How can I disable bots and play one on one with a friend?

Is there a way to play a 1:1 match without getting filled up with bots? My friend and I would like to boost a couple of achievements, but the bots always prevent that.
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Can't join any servers at all on CS:GO

So I bought CS:GO yesterday when it was on sale and left it to download over night. Today, I opened it up to play, did the usual first-time setup stuff and then got into the game. I tried the weapons ...
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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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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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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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How to turn off black and white screen on respawn in CS:GO?

In CS:GO, when player respawns (and is invincible for a second), screen is black and white for a while and fills with normal colors after. I like to play dynamic game modes such as DeathMatch or ...
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What primary weapon sticks out the least?

So sometimes in CS:GO I like to camp in a corner and wait to catch unsuspecting enemy players by surprise. But sometimes they are able to know where I am because my gun's barrel sticks out. So my ...
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Is there a console command for unlimited ammo?

I'm playing a lot more Classic Comp matches now, and one thing I'd like to practice is getting the hang of weapon recoil and nade placement. However, if I play on a map by myself, and there are no ...
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At what rate do weapons drop in CS:GO?

What are the CS:GO weapon drop rates? Does the drop chance on an achievement idle server go down if you're idling?
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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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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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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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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 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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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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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.