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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Where can I find a sniper in Fallout New Vegas?

I am almost 22hours into game level 16. I am in Camp McCarran right now. But I still couln't find a single sniper rifle in game. All I found now is a Hunting rifle and a scope to attach to it from a ...
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Is it possible to keep Boone as a companion and become idolized by Caesars Legion?

I want to unlock the legions safehouse to get the lucky shades but I've already recruited boone. I want to keep him so I can get all the companions but I don't know how I can gain enough fame with the ...
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Fallout New Vegas weapon mod button not working for PC

I have FNV on Steam for PC, all add-on content as well. I am very experienced with this game, and understand that GRA mods only fit on GRA weapons. That being said, in the PIP-BOY menu, the (x)MOD ...
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how do i get power armour training in fallout new vegas [duplicate]

I have blown up the brother of steel and I cant do arcades quest is their any other ways of getting power armour traning
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Do food items have any point in Fallout?

There are so many food items in the game, but they all only add 1 or 2 HP plus Rads. Is there any reason to use them? Seems the same with healing powder. And why do they 'wear off' after a while?
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I killed Caesar. Am I missing out on any quests?

Warning: Spoilers for Results of Killing Ceasar So I've been sent to get the Platinum Chip from Benny, who's supposed to be at the fort. Exiting Benny's casino, a Frumentarii guy says Caesar wants ...
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What is the handgun a companion will term best?

So, I'm trying to decide what handgun to stock ammo for, for Raul Tejada, but I don't know what calibre because I'm not sure what handgun he'd take over his own .44 mag. What handguns/lever-action ...
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How can I fix characters not sitting on chairs properly?

When sitting on chairs, is annoying see your char floating on air near it. But with the Corvega mod it is difficult to play. I am forced to open console and type TCL to be able to push the light ...
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Why can't I get the unique Energy Weapons?

In an earlier question I asked how one could get the unique energy weapons providing one had already completed Heartache By The Number. I was told that if you killed Gloria Van Graff the items should ...
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How can I get the Top Tier Energy Weapons without the Van Graffs?

So, I completed Heartache By The Number in a peaceful way and got attacked by the Van Graff thugs, as you're pretty much supposed to be, outside the Atomic Wrangler while turning in the Debt Collector ...
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Energy Weapons vs Small guns: Pros and Cons [closed]

What are the relative pros and cons between energy weapons and small guns? Such as damage, rate of fire, accuracy, & ease of finding ammo. While playing playing the game I haven't got to a stage ...
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Slow / Low fps at pipboy inventory, crafting menus, NPC talk, shopping menu etc, how to fix?

For no apparent reason, my inventory or dialog options etc; all the 2D menus (FalloutNV is 3D but menus are 2D), become utterly slow, while outside of these menus the game (3D) runs smoothly good; ...
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How to mark notes as unread?

I think most people have faced this already, we have notes that we do NOT want to attend to their subject atm, but they are AUTOMATICALLY marked as read and we CANNOT undo that, what is utterly ...
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How to set a quick weapon access key with a controller in Fallout: New Vegas on PC?

In Fallout: New Vegas on PC, you can set a quick weapon access keys by pressing a keyboard shortcut (1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, or 8), and clicking a weapon in the menu. The keys are replaced by directions on ...
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Is there a way to not ignore the Brotherhood of Steel

When dealing with the tribes, in the quest The House Always Wins V, Mr House will always refuse to negotiate, and want you to destroy the Brotherhood of Steel. The corresponding quest from Yes Man, ...
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What is the last mission I can do for each faction before they'd hate me? [duplicate]

As you reach the end, you get 3 missions, each indicating that one of the 3 main factions (the NCR, Caesar's Legion and Mr. House) are watching you and if you continue to help the other 2 factions ...
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Where are the high points in Zion (Honest Hearts)?

So, I just started Honest Hearts and despite beating the thing twice in the past, I've never managed to find all of the high points for Follows-Chalk's ability, which has a challenge attached. The ...
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Fallout New Vegas Freeze on Bethesda Loading Screen (before main menu)

Up until recently, Fallout New Vegas played just fine on my PC, However, I went to play it yesterday and the game loads as far as the Bethesda splash screen (before the main menu) and then freezes. ...
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No mouse or keyboard input in Fallout New Vegas (aside from return and arrow keys)

Hardware/OS CPU - Phenom II quad core GPU - R7950 HD RAM - 8GB SSD - 2x120GB RAID 0 OS - Windows 7 Install Environment Up-to-date windows Latest beta catalyst drivers Up-to-date game cache ...
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Do disintegrated enemies respawn?

I noticed that some goo puddles seem to be permanent in my games, and that some powder gangers I turned to goo many levels ago haven't respawned.
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Skyrim, Fallout 3 and New Vegas: major mouse issues

Alright, so for the last 2 days I've been trying to figure out how to solve this issue with Skyrim, Fallout 3, and New Vegas. When starting Skyrim, my mouse responds fine, but my windows cursor also ...
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How to close computer terminal with a hot key?

The only possible way to close computer terminals is to click the mouse on the red square button. How can I close it with a keyboard command? It does not need to be a mod, it can be any other way. I ...
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In Fallout: New Vegas, is it possible to drop bottle caps?

I ask this because I'm playing the New Vegas Trade Center mod and I'd like to put my bottle caps in the bank there. Unfortunately, bottle caps don't appear in my inventory; they only appear in the ...
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Can I run a Fallout mod launcher and have Steam think it's the original game executable?

Fallout 3 and Fallout: New Vegas have a great modding community, but most mods require launching the game through a mod manager like Fallout Mod Manager (FOMM), or by launching the Fallout Script ...
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How many in-game days take the coyotes in coyote's den or in goodspring cave to respawn?

I'm trying to beat the overkill challenge but I ran out of coyotes...
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How many weapon schematics are there in Fallout New Vegas?

I want to know how many schematics there are in total in the game for Fallout new vegas as I am not sure how many weapons there are. if its at all possible could someone tell me the location of these ...
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If I leave a companion in F:NV can I get him back later?

I've been running with Boone for a while and, while he's a good marksman, he's kind of a nuisance. The Legion are the only group I'm in bad blood with and he just likes to run into them headfirst, ...
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What is the operational range of the NCR Emergency Radio?

After gaining some reputation with the NCR a ranger ran up to me and delivered a NCR Emergency Radio to me, which can apparently be used to call for support and backup. However, it only works within ...
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FNVEdit merged patch, fixing it and advices/tips?

So, I use FNVEdit 3.0.30 (latest to the date) to create a merged patch for Fallout New Vegas, its idea is to auto-mix mods. 1) The problem is the groups Containers and Factions got messed; entries ...
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Tips on killing enemies effectively using the Time Bomb

I'm playing Fallout: New Vegas in my 3rd playthrough. The one weapon I've never used is the Time Bomb. Once armed, you have 15 secs before it goes off. I don't find it useful for: normal enemy ...
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How can I detrigger an aggro?

So I was on the mission One For my Baby, where you have to find the suspect in Novac who sold a woman to slavery. I made the mistake towards the end to unlock the safe WHEN Jeanne May Crawford was ...
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How can I automate the hacking minigame?

Fallout 3 and Fallout New Vegas have a hacking minigame that's basically Mastermind. You have a bunch of passwords and four tries. When you get the wrong password, you get the number of letters that ...
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Can I safely sell all Misc. items?

Fallout New Vegas features some items that are more or less obviously useless, like pots or ashtrays or burnt books or cartons or cigarettes or conductors... wait, conductors? That doesn't sound like ...
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Can I direct the audio in Fallout: New Vegas to another device?

I'm playing New Vegas on my PC. I want to redirect the audio to my monitor's speakers while my default audio device is set to my TV. I couldn't find anything in the options, is there somewhere else I ...
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How do I get the most buck for my bang?

Is it more cost-effective to sell many items of poor quality, or fewer items of higher quality that have been repaired together? Does the answer change depending on the item? Does it change depending ...
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Where to find a barber in Fallout NV?

Is there a barber available in Fallout New Vegas? Sporting hipster beard in Mojave desert almost makes me wish for a nuclear winter.
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Why is the Brotherhood of Steel attacking me?

Going down the independent questline. I killed Caesar when Benny fled to the Fort, and Mr House shortly after returning to New Vegas. Then I started doing Yes Man's quests to meet and greet the tribes ...
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How do I attach a mod to a weapon?

In Fallout New Vegas I have a "varmint rifle" and I purchased a "varmint rifle night scope" from Chet in Goodsprings. How can I put the scope on the rifle? My first thought was that I should simply ...
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Why Won't the Followers of the Apocalypse message me?

ED-E got his keywords triggered and a couple days later, as expected, I got a message from the Brotherhood of Steel. No message from the Followers ever hit though, it's been several more ingame days ...
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How do I go about heading down the Independent Road?

I want to do an independent ending of New Vegas but I can't figure out how to do it. Last time I found myself on the NCR ending without even realizing it. How do I start the Independent road?
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Can I Delete an NPC?

I had asked Cass to wait outside the Van Graffs while I snuck in for 'Heartache By The Number' and when I exitted she wasn't there. Being immensely confused, she showed up on the map, but knowing no ...
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Do followers use ammo for a new gun?

If I gave Cass a 12-gauge shotgun to replace the one she currently uses, which is a 20gauge, would I need to give her 12-gauge ammo for her to use it? Would she use up that ammo?
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Is the Courier's Stash in Fallout New Vegas available if you already sold the items in one playthrough?

So I got the DLC,I used the items till they were too under-powered for me and then sold them. Will I still be able to use them again in a different playthrough or am i screwed?
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How does Wild Card: Side Bets really work? (Spoiler)

This is my first playthrough and I think I have done things backwards compared to what the designers intended. I scoured all of the wasteland and did all the DLC before I even set foot in New Vegas. ...
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Is the Debt Collector quest bugged?

I have just started the quest Debt Collector and have sweet-talked Jane into paying up. After that, we talked more and she mentioned her caravan in the Broc Flower Cave. I also received the objective ...
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I'm vilified and don't get attacked

Ok, I know from previous questions that the whole reputation and karma thing of FA:NV is a bit wierd but now I can't make heads or tails from it. I have been vilified with Caesar's Legion pretty much ...
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Does difficulty of locks and computers scale with your level in DLC?

I've read that although there is a recomended level range för DLC, you can to some extent enter whenever you like. I personally have done them at roughly ten levels higher than what the wikia says. ...
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Achievement Ol' Buddy Ol' Pal not unlocked

I still haven't gotten the Ol' Buddy Ol' Pal achievement unlocked. I read about the bug on the fallout wiki but to the best of my knowledge, I have had achievements enabled all the time. Will I ever ...
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Will followers swap weapons “intelligently”?

I've just aquired Cass and according to the wiki, she can be good at both melee and guns. If I give her both a melee weapon and a gun, will she swap weapons during combat accordingly? I.e. if the ...
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Can I reason with Dr. Mobius?

I just finished OWB and I never got the option to let Dr. Mobius live. The only dialogue option to end the conversation was to kill him. I did everything in Big MT gathered all personalities, helped ...