A 2000 tactical FPS by Valve Corporation, originating as a Half-Life modification. Involves two teams, terrorists and counter-terrorists.

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How can i set configs to default in counter strike?

I downloaded a config file for counter strike 1.6 and it changed some settings that i didn't want to change. How can i set them back to default?
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How do I enable the dynamic crosshair via the console?

In counter strike 1.6, the crosshair should be decreased when you duck. But in my version it doesn't. Is there any console commands for it?
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CS 1.6 - I'm lagging but my ping is 50

I always play CS 1.6 online. My ping is around 50, but I have a lot of lag. For example, I see players 3 seconds late. In my country, the Internet is a little slow. It's 2 mbps for download and 500 ...
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Problem with CS 1.6 LAN gaming

Me and my friends are playing CS 1.6 in an wireless ad-hoc network. Up to a certain point of time we were playing comfortably but all of a sudden my laptop stopped showing the game(No LAN servers ...
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how to fast scope and firing in cs 1.6?

I have been trying to improve my awp skills and found out some cool tips in the internet already and I am much better with awp these days but I still suck when compared to some of the guys who I play ...
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How do I enable quickswitch?

For both CS and CS:OZ, I cannot find any options to enable fast weapon switch, also known as quickswitch. It's somewhat frustrating, as I hate switching to the other weapon then pressing the mouse. ...
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How to stop being redirected to other servers in CS 1.6?

I have been playing CS 1.6 in a particular server for a long time. The problem started just from today evening. Suddenly I observed everytime I connect to that particular servers address, I am ...
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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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How many seconds count until bomb detonates in Counter Strike?

In Counter-Strike, is there any count (in seconds/minutes) until the bomb explode when it's first set-up? And can the timing be modified?
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cross-hair problem when viewing as a third person

I have followed this solution so I can play in 3rd person view. Now the problem is that my crosshair is showing at the back of the player not in front of the gun or player, how can I fix this?
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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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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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How to speed up your movement in counter strike?

I watched other players with some good skills: They move and shoot and their movement is so quick, that I can't aim on them. Can someone please confirm as to how I can move equally as fast?
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Command to not to kill hostages

Is there any command in CS 1.6 so that hostages (like in italy map) won't be get killed by either Ts or CTs?
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What are the files which make Counter Strike original?

I know it may sound odd. I have an original copy of counter strike in my steam. But I like a non steam mod of cs . I intend to copy over original files. So which files I shouldnt replace to keep it ...
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What is the most preferred approach of LAN gaming in Counter Strike 1.6 or Condition Zero?

The issue is common for both CS1.6 and C-Zero. I am trying to connect with 3 other laptops in an ad-hoc network for LAN gaming. Three Dell Laptops and one Acer. All have different OS viz. Windows 7 ...
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How to play CS 1.5 online?

What do you have to do to play Counter-Strike 1.5 online? Valve discontinued WON. Fans created WON2. Is using WON2 the only way to play CS 1.5 online? Do you get a list of public servers (or how ...
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Green Screen on Counter Strike on Linux Min

Good evening fellows, I've downloaded the Linux version of Steam and I've downloaded CS 1.6. After testing the game, I downloaded another game that didn't even load. After this, I tried to play CS ...
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Counter Strike players on LAN

I am on a university LAN that uses private Class B IPs from 172.31.1.x to 172.31.60.x. I want to know that whether anyone is playing CS on LAN or not, because I am able to see only 172.31.54.x guys ...
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Zbots not working with Counter-Strike 1.6 steam version

I recently bought Counter-Strike 1.6 on Steam. Now I can't find the cstrike/maps sub folder, don´t know where the maps are saved and the zbots are analyzing, restarting, analyzing, restarting... and ...
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Counter Strike 1.6 on Windows XP guest of Virtual Box on Mac Mouse Issue

My brother installed Counter Strike 1.6 on his Macbook Pro using VirtualBox and Windows XP as guest OS. The game installed and running fine but he has issue with mouse. As you may know Moutain Lion ...
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How to skip intro on Counter Strike Condition Zero?

How can I skip the intro on Condition Zero? It is annoying; and keeps me from getting into the play quickly. The intro contains three clips: The Ritual, Turtle Rock Studio, and Steam at the opening.
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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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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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What does the riot shield do?

In CounterStrike 1.6, there is a riot shield available on purchase on the CS team. Unfortunately, even though I use it to block, I still get damage from the enemies guns. What does exactly the shield ...
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Hosting private Counter-Strike 1.6 games through Steam

Me and my friends want to start playing Counter Strike 1.6 online, but I'd like to know something before we all go and buy the game in the Steam Store. Is it possible to effortlessly host a private ...
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How do you get inside the hidden chambers on fy_buzzkill?

How do you get inside the hidden chamber(s), behind the escalators, on fy_buzzkill I'm playing version 1.6. Edit: I noticed a couple of players were able to crawl inside the escalator, camp and shoot ...
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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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How can I buy Scout rifle as Secondary Weapon in Counter Strike 1.6?

I am not sure but I think I saw a video in which the player had a secondary weapon other than the Pistols. I tried to buy the weapons, but it only adds to primary weapon. Is there any way that I can ...
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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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Can I pass my player name on the command line when launching the game?

Is it possible to pass the name parameter on the command line when launching Counter-Strike? I have tried this and it does not work: -nojoy -nomaster -nointro -game cstrike -appid 10 -gl -steam ...
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CounterStrike passing starting parameters to shortcut

i want to make counter-strike shortcut with connect parameter when game stats automatically connect to server I have tried -connect xx.xx.xx.xx:27015 but i does not works
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Save server list in steam to file

Is there a way to back up the favorite server list in steam servers ? This gets reset most of the times during updates and its a pain to get all the servers added to this list again.
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How to walk-jump like a pro in condition zero

While playing online [I am a newbie to CS-CZ online gaming], i noticed some players walking and jumping simultaneously , without decreasing their walking speed. I am amused , is there a key ...
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How to bind mouse button to an action in console in CS

I wanted to bind mouse buttons like MWWHEELDOWN to a command (for Mod servers). How can I do this ? bind MWWHEELDOWN +power1 doesnt work !
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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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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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Playing Counter Strike 1.6 on Wirless LAN

We have a LAN made up of multiple computers connected via Wifi and we use to play CS on this LAN, there is a proxy server (SQUID) between us and internet. We are unable to play CS multiplayer any ...
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Do high ping kickers do anything for the server performance?

I'm talking about a plugin that kicks a player if their ping is too high/lagging. Does their lagging cause the server to lag more when they're connected or something?
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How come you can play Counter Strike almost immediately after you start downloading in Steam?

I am curious as to how it is possible to start playing CS 1.6 after downloading so little from your Steam account. The game is approximately 300 MB, and after something like 5% you can start playing. ...
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How do I get HLDS to work over the internet?

I'm trying to make counter-strike 1.6 dedicated server. When I run HLDS.exe, I choose Internet but the server is only running on a local IP address. How do I get it to work over the internet, not ...
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Half-Life Dedicated Server Error. Unable to load engine, image is corrupt. Windows 7

I want to make a Counter-Strike 1.6 dedicated server. When I run hlds.exe it shows this error: Half-Life Dedicated Server Error. Unable to load engine, image is corrupt. Windows 7 I tried three ...
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Server PC hangs, and then the client PCs hang as well, when playing CS 1.3 through LAN

I am currently using Counter Strike 1.3 and there are more than 4 players playing. We get connected through the connect <<IP>> command, but while playing the game, sometimes the PC hangs ...
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Load more maps for counter strike 1.6

How to add more maps to counter strike stream 1.6 ? I am playing that on my local desktop against bots.
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How to add more bots in Counter Strike?

I have set both mp_autoteambalance and mp_limitteams to 0, but the maximum number of bots I can play against is 10, and I would like to play against 20 bots, instaed. I mean, me against all bots. Is ...
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Can I play on a non-steam servers like PGN from my original Steam Counter Strike: Condition zero?

I am thinking of buying original Counter Strike: Condition Zero with steam because my points resets when I re-install my Windows. Is it possible to play on non-steam servers like PGN from my original ...
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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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Which variable of Counter-Strike 1.6 controlled the “Voice Transmit/Send Volume”?

I know that voice_scale controlls voice receive volume, but which one is for voice transmit volume?
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How do I rabbit hop and micro snipe?

HI all. I am new to counter strike and this site. I was recently in a competition. I found many players use new moves. I'd like to know how to do the rabbit hop and how to micro snipe. Thank you.
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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 ...