The latest installment of the Fallout series set in a post-apocalyptic Las Vegas. Developed by Obsidian and published by Bethesda.

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How do I craft in Fallout: New Vegas?

In Fallout: New Vegas, how do I craft weapons or items I find with the random loot all over buildings?
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First Rifle with Scope

I've always wanted to play a sniper in an RPG, and I've just started playing Fallout: New Vegas. This seems like a perfect fit. I'm pretty excited. What is the earliest point in the game I can ...
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Can I launch Fallout: New Vegas via Fallout 3's launcher on Steam?

I have Fallout: New Vegas and Fallout 3 on steam and I want to try TTW mod (F3 into new vegas)That mod is for Fallout: New Vegas and I would like to know if there is any way to start falloutnv.exe ...
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Can you kill all non-quest NPC's permanently

I'd like to start recording some Fallout NV, in which I'd naturally discover each location and murder that locations population. So if I was to do this, if I returned to the locations which I ...
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Is it possible to skip cut scenes

For the intro to the game, all of the DLC intros and outros, and the ending to the entire game is it possible to skip the cut scenes. I have beaten the game so I have seen them all already and I don't ...
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Fallout New Vegas: Max weight that can be carried

I always end up throwing stuff away because I run out of weight space and it doesn't bother me too much because I don't play on a hard difficulty but I was wondering what is the most weight you can ...
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Fallout New Vegas Hidden Weapon Extra Ammo

Somewhere along the road to Jacobstown in FONV, if you turn right and keep walking, you will find a crashed UFO. There are aliens and if you kill the alien captain and loot him you will find an ...
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Fallout New Vegas - Reset Reputation with the NCR

I am attacked on sight by the NCR. I used console commands to set my reputation to idolized, yet I am still attacked on sight. How can I fix this?
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Where is the bed you rent in vault 21?

I've run around and around the entire vault and can't seem to find the rented room ("use key" never shows up). In addition, I've slept in every bed I can find but none of them will heal me (I'm on ...
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How do I repair my weapons and armor?

In both Fallout 3 and Fallout: New Vegas, how can I repair my weapons and armor?
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Cannot Fix Corrupted Files on Steam for Fallout New Vegas

So, on Steam, I have Fallout: New Vegas Ultimate Edition. I've been playing it like crazy, and I've already got to the Strip within the day and a half I've been playing. I go to Silver Rush, steal a ...
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Disabled NPC Fallout New Vegas

When I was doing Honest Heart DLC, Waking Cloud was my NPC as those who've done the DLC know. But for some reason I went in console and disabled her because she kept dying*. When I tried to re-enable ...
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How can I get President Kimball to retreat to the safe room during the Arizona Killer quest?

I am trying to force Kimball to retreat to the safe room during the Legion quest "Arizona Killer." I am an Unarmed character, without a high enough Explosive or Repair skill to blow up the vertibird. ...
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How to fix white bodies on non-caucasian npc in fallout new vegas

I recently started a new playthrough of Fallout New Vegas and decided to add a custom NPC. So I started up the G.E.C.K. and added a new NPC. I decided to make the NPC an AfricanAmerican. After doing ...
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Does every weapon have a unique equivalent?

In Fallout New Vegas there are many "unique" variants of normal weapons, for example the All-American is the unique Marksman Carbine and the Gobi Campaign Scout Rifle is the unique variant of the ...
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Why won't the Sloan quarry workers move back into Quarry Junction?

I've completed the quest where you have to kill the Deathclaw Mother and Deathclaw Alpha Male for the Sloan quarry workers. I wiped out all the deathclaws in the quarry and then notified Chomps Lewis. ...
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Bye bye love - Where do I go from here?

I'm doing the Bye Bye Love quest in Fallout: New Vegas. I've spoken to both Carlitos and Joanna, and have given messages to both. However, I didn't have a high enough speech skill to convince Joanna ...
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Is there any way to follow the Mr. House questline without killing the Brotherhood of Steel?

I've reached "The House always wins: V" quest, which means I have to kill the Brotherhood of Steel. Unfortunately, I have Veronica with me and I also like the Brotherhood and their supply of armour ...
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In Fallout New Vegas should I turn on all DLC as a new player?

I'm worried that having all 9 DLC modules turned on at the same time will mean that I get 9 NPCs charging me at the start asking about side missions. Should a player turn these on after finishing the ...
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Do god mode console command affect companions?

If i'm with a companion and use TGM for god mode, does he/she will be invicible too, or no? Is there a way to make my companions invicible?
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Where can I get the Wild Wasteland gauss rifle?

I have the Wild Wasteland perk activated and I got the alien gun, but I still want a gauss rifle. Are there any other locations in the game where I can get one?
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Does (accidentally) opening the console make achievements unobtainable?

I know that using console commands disables achievements. However, there are moments where I am not intentionally cheating, but accidentally pressing the tilde key, which is close to the 1 key. (Side ...
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Use the console to reset challenges and fix achievements

I opened the console during a session and later played 34 hands of blackjack, which caused the Double Down achievement (play 10 hands of blackjack) to not pop. I know I can use ModPCMiscStat ...
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What determines your ability to pickpocket NPCs?

What factors determine whether you can successfully pickpocket someone?
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Which will Boone use better, a Sniper Rifle or an Anti Material Rifle?

How effective is boone at using an anti Material rifle, compared to using a sniper rifle?
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Cannot complete second part of 'I Could Make You Care'

I'm stuck at the second part of the Companion quest 'I Could Make You Care', for the companion Veronica Santangelo, where you need to find 3 technologies, either: Vault 22's farm info Guided ...
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Playing a game from a secondary HDD

So I have been trying to play Fallout New Vegas from my secondary hard drive. When I upgraded my hard disk I left the old one with all the data still in it and am using it as a secondary. When I try ...
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New Vegas crashing on startup

Around a week ago I started up New Vegas on my second screen, which is a TV hooked by HDMI. I would press play on the launcher and after a few seconds the game dropped to the desktop. I clicked back ...
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Does your Karma level affect random encounter rate?

In Fallout New Vegas, you'll come across insects, raiders, random enemies, etc. Does your Karma level affect how many times this happens, and does it affect the type of enemy you encounter?
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What are the small triangles within the radar?

There're small triangles, filled and empty ones. I just came close to the filled one but there's nothing special I see physically. What are these?
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Fallout New Vegas DLC Wont activate when walking out of Doc's house

Normally, when I walk out of Doc Mitchell's house, I usually get spammed with pop-ups regarding the DLC's radio stations, but now I get no such popups. All I get is one notification that "dead money" ...
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Reaching 100 in all skill categories [duplicate]

Is it possible to max your skills in Fallout New Vegas? Lets say that my character has reached 100 in all skills, when I level up will I be given more skill points or it'll just lead me to the ...
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Lonesome Road DLC

Can one visit the Long 15 & Dry Wells if : Haven't started the Lonesome Road DLC Didn't nuke both NCR & Legion
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New Vegas Companions Quests

Are Companion Quest in New Vegas necessary to complete ? Are there any penalties if I don't complete all of them ?
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Nexus Mod Manager won't recognize Fallout New Vegas

I have trouble opening NMM for my New vegas game saying that it does not have the permission to write the game and I've been told that I should run as admin to open it, but : Can someone please ...
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Steam Error loading Fallout: New Vegas

Today I launched Fallout: New Vegas and it gave me an error: Application load error P:********** (Dashes are hidden since it might be a security thing) I was busy at Vault 11 fighting laggy ...
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Why am I still gaining infamy even though I am wearing NCR armor?

Am I misunderstanding how faction armor works? It's my understanding that while you are wearing faction armor, NCR for example and attack another faction, Legion, in this case, I would not gain ...
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Van Graff hostility (not concerning “Cass”)

In my current game of "Fallout, New Vegas" I have had no meaningful interaction with Cassidy of Cassidy caravans to have any meaningful impact on my relation with the Van Graffs. In the quest, ...
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Is a charismatic build really worth it?

I've built a highly intelligent, highly charasmatic but otherwise useless character in Fallout NW. I'm about 1/4 through the main quest...at Novac, with a few dozen side quests, and I have yet to ...
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Cannot complete 'Old school Ghouls'

I have Raul as a companion and I'm trying to do his companion quest (Old School Ghouls). I have finished talking to the person at Novac and the person at Camp Forlorn Hope. All I have to do now is ...
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Final Dog Tag for We will all go together

I have completed almost all the quest except I can't find the last dog tag, the map pointer just shows me to the middle of town (I assume it is the middle) and I can't see any more ghouls in the city. ...
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Does Fallout: New Vegas support character slots?

I know it's a pretty broad question, but does anybody know if you can have "character slots" for Fallout: New Vegas? What I'm looking for is a system similar to how Dark Souls has different slots ...
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Are VATS aiming bugs in Fallout:New Vegas really that preventive?

I'm playing Fallout New Vegas vanilla (although updated to the latest patch). I wanted to make a cowboy-like character that would wield primarily lever-action rifles - scoped trail carbine and a brush ...
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Fallout New Vegas - Shift slows me down instead of running

When I press Left Shift my character walks slowly. It should run instead. Caps Lock is turned off. When I turn Caps Lock on he walks always slowly, not always runs. I only played 1 hour, killing ...
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How do i fix a corrupted file on fallout new vegas

I have been playing fallout new vegas for about five days. I tried to load it again but it just gives me an infinite loading screen. my cousin said it was a corrupted file. My question is, is there ...
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How can I complete the quest “Still in the Dark”?

I can't do the quest "Still in the Dark." I hit all 3 terminals after he says "the virus has jumped," and I still can't get it to work. What does it take to finish the quest successfully?
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Fixing unearned achievements in Fallout New Vegas

I completed Old World Blues and managed to get my brain back. Yet, I received neither Make up your Mind or Outsmarted on my Steam achievements. I did not use console (on purpose or by accident) to ...
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Increasing uGridsToLoad in Fallout: New Vegas

What settings can I drop to load more grids without crashing? I can run 9 grids stable but 11 causes the game to crash to desktop. Exterior cell Buffer is at 48 (96=CTD). I want to be able to snipe as ...
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Can all followers quest be done in one playthrough?

As I understand, several (if not all) of the companion quests require certain "trigger points" to initiate their quests. If I complete say Arcade's quest, can I then return to Veronica and run HER ...
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Trigger Discipline Perk - Good for Snipers without VATS?

I started to play a sniper but I won't use Vats. I heard, that a shot with a sniper rifle hits exactly where you aim. If that's true, the perk "Trigger Discipline" would be completely useless for me, ...