Counter-Strike: Source is a tactical FPS involving terrorists and counter-terrorists that has been re-made using the Valve Source Engine, based off the CS Half-Life mod.

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In CS, what does it mean when someone gets accused of being an `interp`

I've been playing for a while, but I've never managed to get an answer other than "NOOOOOOB" to the question "What does interp" mean. Does anyone know what interp is? Is it a hack? and if so, why ...
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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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In Counter Strike can I shoot through a team member if friendly fire is on/off?

If there is a friendly between me and an enemy can I shoot through my team mate or must I move to a new line of fire? I'd also like to know if having the friendly fire option on or off will makes any ...
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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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Is it possible to play Prop Hunt in GMod without CS:S?

I've got GMod and just about every mainstream Valve game excepting CS:S. I'd like to play Prop Hunt, a GMod game mode. Is it possible to play Prop Hunt without CS:S, possibly by obtaining the files?
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bot pathing for CS:Source

When I load up a new map in CS:Source it has to spend some time analyzing it before it can be played with bots. On more complex maps, this can take quite a bit of time. And if I go to play on another ...
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Is double tapping or bursting more effective?

Since the Orange Box update and the updates after that, CSS has changed a lot with regards to hitboxes and recoil. Before the updates I played pro skill and most people would just burst and some ...
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Changing the Cross-Hair Scale After the Update?

Since the large update Valve made to Counter-Strike Source about 6 months ago, I stopped playing for a bit. Now that I've come back, I've noticed something peculiar. I used to be able to change the ...
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What are the differences between Counter Strike 1.6 and CS:Source?

What are the main differences between these two versions? Is it just the graphic engine or are there other differences in terms of gameplay mechanics?
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Counter Strike Source Beta?

Counter-Strike: Source has been replaced with Counter-Strike: Source Beta on my steam account. Does anyone know why and what is different about it?
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Why does strafe-jumping/bunny-hopping work?

Long story short, I want to know the math behind Strafe Jumping (and any other odd ways of acceleration), and I'm not sure if such info exists. If it does, could somebody either write the formula down ...
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Counter Strike Source disable automatic reload

When emptying a clip in Counter Strike Source, the weapon get's automatically reloaded. Is it possible disable the automatic reload so you have to press the reload button yourself when the clip has ...
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How does one climb up/down ladders the quickest?

I play a lot of Zombie Escape, and there is always a lot of ladder climbing. What I have noticed however, is that some players climb the ladders faster than others, while others climb it slower. Is ...
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How to create a shortcut to automatically connect to a server on CSS

How can I create a desktop shortcut that will automatically connect to a game server on launch? I have got this as a start up command "steam://rungameid/240 -connect 193.192.58.170:27015", but it ...
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How to find “STEAM only” Counter-Strike 1.6 and Source servers?

Both games are good, though I love 1.6 better. One thing ruins all the gameplay. Non-steam players (more than 70% of them are cheating.) They can't be banned, can't be checked. Is there a way to ...
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Why do people crouch in CS:S?

While playing CS:S, I noticed that quite a few people would crouch when in a firefight. Is there any reason for this, like to reduce your hitbox or to reduce recoil from a weapon? I'm assuming the ...
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Will clients automatically download missing maps when connecting to my server?

Suppose that I am hosting a multiplayer LAN server for CS-Source and I have many downloaded maps. Should all the clients have the map with them or while loading will it get copied from server (my ...
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Counter Strike (1.6/Source) Voice

Is there any way to play an MP3 via voice/TeamSpeak in Counter Strike? So not to send my own speech, but an MP3?
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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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How to clear my counter-strike source settings?

if i delete the config file steam just downloads it again. This is some filler text to beat the spam filter.
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Can I change the bot names in CS:Source?

I've had CS:S for a week and I'm already getting tired of the terrible bland bot names. Is there a file tucked away somewhere that allows me to put in custom names?
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How do I change the bot skins on my CS:Source Dedicated Server?

How do I change the bot skins on my CS:Source Dedicated Server?
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Is Counter-Strike/Counter-Strike: Condition Zero compatible with CS: Source?

I bought the CounterStrike and CounterStrike: Condition Zero bundle on Steam yesterday. I proposed a friend of mine to download it as well, but she refused, as she already had bought CounterStrike: ...
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What do you call the player who is in charge of making strategies on Counter Strike?

What do you call the player in charge of making strategies in order to help his team win the match? In France we call him "Strateur", what would the equivalent be in English?
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Is a Vuzix Wrap 920 VR compatible with Counter-Strike: Source?

Is it possible turn my head independently from the weapons aiming point with the Vuzix bundle in Counter-Strike: Source or does it act directly as a mouse?
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Counter Strike Source keymap configuration

In CSS it's possible to bind keys to actions. Is it possible to somehow bind the coordinates of the mouse to the walking action in the game? Is it possible to find the key names the HID devices ...
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Why is the first map load slower than the others? [closed]

Maybe it's just me, but I'm not sure. Whenever I start up a Source engine map, whether it'd be a private or public server, the first map load (Receiving Server info --> Sending Client info) takes ...
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What network settings are best for Counter-Strike: Source after the update?

After the update my kpd has plummetted and I was wondering if some of the settings could do with tweaking. I am getting a lag spike most rounds and reg does appear worse than usual. I have: ...
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CounterStrike: Source stuttering on MacBook Pro

My friend is having some problems with CS:S on his MacBook Pro: if you stand still its like 100+ fps, if you fire there is a millisecond stutter, any fighting and it's completely unplayable i ...
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Counter Strike Source Anti-Cheat

I'm trying to start a Tournament between Counter Strike: Source (Cs:s also) players on the Internet. There is a Really Important Problem, somebody do cheats on the game. There are several powerful ...
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Console command to increase movement speed?

Is there a console command in Counter Strike: Source to increase the movement? Or is there any other way by modifying game files? Or is there at least a script for this?
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Can I have an instafrag match in Counter Strike: Source?

Is it possible in counter strike source to increase weapon-damage (in a bot-match) so that everyone gets one-shot kills?
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Port recordings from old versions of CSS to newer version

How does one port old recordings to recently patched versions of CSS? (Counter strike source)
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How to display console output in Counter Strike: Source?

Is it possible to display console output somewhere at the top of the screen, for example? I use console echo command sometimes and it display something to console. But to see what was displayed I have ...
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Does Counter-Strike: Source works in LAN with a normal Counter Strike?

I was considering buying a Counter-Strike: Source on Steam, but first I would like to know if it works in LAN mode (that mode you create a server to play with your friends in a LAN) with normal ...
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Why does Counter-Strike Source have low frame rate?

I'm using nVidia GTS 450, a card in midrange of GPUs. It allows me to play Battlefield 2 at frame rate of almost 100 frames per second (with all graphic settings set to max). However, I can play ...
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Alternative radio sounds for Counter-Strike: Source [closed]

Counter-Strike: Source is perhaps my all-time favorite games, but even it has something that is bothering me more and more after all these years: the default radio sounds. I've seen a few alternative ...
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Resources usage in dedicated server issue

I'm trying to make a Counter Strike:Source server with following properties: Maximum players: 15 CSSMath plugin Fully voice enabled With the above properties, how much resources (Bandwidth, RAM, ...
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Counter Strike Source map rotation based on time of day

I am admin and owner of a Counter Strike Source server. We have a decent number of people on and off but we are still sort of new and have a bit of a fracture in what the people who play want and what ...
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How can I determine the bottleneck in my gaming rig? [duplicate]

I have a Dell Dimension E510. Its most important gaming specs are: Intel Pentium 4 3.0GHz CPU 1 GB of RAM (with a max of 4 GB) ATI Radeon X300 with 128 MB Typically I enjoy playing Counter Strike ...
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Steam Game Launch Takes long time

What ever Game I launch from Steam it shows up the dialog Preparing to launch and it gets stuck some times or takes hell lot of time. It wasnt happening previously ! Is there a fix for this ?
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How many seconds until the bomb detonates in the Counter Strike: Source?

After I plant the bomb, how long do the Counter-Terrorists have before it explodes?
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Does modifying my weapon view to left-handed change how other players see me?

Does setting my weapon view in Valve's first-person shooter game Counter-Strike: Source to "left-handed"(in first person it puts your weapon on the left side of the screen) change how other players ...
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updating Counter Strike: Source version to version

I want to update my CS:S from 1.0.0.33 to 1.0.0.34, but I cannot find any links or patches for download. Where can I find one? Thanks in advance!
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How to install DeathMatch Server on Mac OSX for Counter Strike: Source

I have a Steam Account and have installed Counter Strike:Source on my Mac OSX. I am bored of the local servers... How can I setup a DeathMatch Server on my copy of CS:S?? Please tell me what to ...
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How to bind console commands to event in Counter Strike: Source v.34?

I'm wondering is it possible, for example, to bind a console command to some event in Counter Strike: Source. By event I mean, for example, connected to server, round started, round ended, enemy ...
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How do I set up a dedicated server in Counter Strike Global Offensive? [duplicate]

I have downloaded Counter Strike Global Offensive, but I don't know how to set up a server so that I can play with my friends who are in same network through a wifi router. In CS 1.6 there is a hlds ...