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 does the new ranking system work?

How does the new ranking system work? It has been relased in the winter update. I want to share a little story: I was playing matchmaking. At the end of the match it has been 14:16, approx. 30 ...
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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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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 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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Counter Strike 1.6 - trouble with Intel Integrated GPU graphics

I have a laptop with Intel integrated GPU graphics, and I can't squeeze 100 fps out of this card in D3D mode, while the game hangs periodically when using OpenGL. The graphics are worse in D3D. Given ...
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What is “OpenGL” and why did a player get banned for it?

Today, while playing Counter Strike 1.6 on a server, I saw a message at the left corner saying: Player Name - x. Permanent Ban. Reason - "OpenGL" detected So what is this OpenGL thing in Counter ...
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Counterstrike 1.6 noforce command line parameters?

Does anybody know the noforce command line parameters for Counterstrike 1.6? I have a monitor that runs with a refresh rate of 75hz and with the default configuration for graphics card setting when ...
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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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How do I use zbot in Counter-Strike 1.6?

I'm quite an old fan of Counter-Strike. 3 or 4 years ago I was able to play Counter-Strike 1.6 with the Condition Zero bot (also called zbot). This bot is quite awesome as it it well programmed and ...
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Ways to tweak my Ping in Counter-Strike

Are there any ways to reduce my ping in Counter-Strike 1.6? On most servers in my country the ping is around 90-120. I like to reduce it without switching ISPs and don't want to pay for fastpath. I ...
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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 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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CS (Condition Zero and 1.6) lagging horribly even on Wired connection

I just got my new Internet connection installed, 512 kbps download. I know that's damn slow, but should be able to run CS right? According to speedtest my latency is 3 on Wired and 7 on WiFi. I was ...