Garry's Mod (also known as GMod) is a sandbox physics game using the Source engine.

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Cannot connect to my own dedicated Gmod server

I can open the console in Gmod and use the command connect to try to join "localhost", "127.0.0.1", and "{my_ip_address}". However, these all show me a dialog box that says "Connection failed after 4 ...
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My microphone doesn't work in Garry's Mod

I press the 'Press-To-Talk' key I have set on GMod and it doesn't show my microphone is open to broadcast. I have even reset the binds and nothing worked.
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How far do you have to be from a C4 to survive the blast?

As a traitor in TTT, you can see a timer and a distance number (probably hammer units, but I'm not actually sure what the number represents) for any armed C4 explosives. How far away do you need to be ...
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How to restrict certain things to admins in gmod 13

I have a GMOD 13 server and I want to know how to restrict things to admins on it. URestrict wouldn't work with gmod 13, so I have no options. I have come here for help.
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How do I fix my microphone in Garry’s mod and other Source games?

When I play on a Garry’s mod server, if I hold the push to talk and icon with my steam profile picture and name appears at the side of the screen showing that my microphone is open and ready to ...
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No text shown in GMod

I'm playing Gmod TTT and no text is showing up - I can't read my weapons menu, map vote or HUD. This is very strange because I could play just fine yesterday - I played for several hours on the same ...
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How to make objects move in sequential order?

I was wondering how to make objects move in sequential order in Garry's Mod. For example if I was making s house or something how to make a door with multiple parts that slide one after another? Seen ...
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How Do I Set My Invisibility in GMOD Server WIth a Mod

I can set my invisibility but people can still see the weapon I am holding. The only item they cant see me hold is the tool-gun. Is it possible to set myself completely invisible with ULX or with some ...
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Gmod SRCDS, sound errors on startup?

Whenever I start up my Gmod13 server without any addons/gamemodes and after running the update tool, I always get this error: CSoundEmitterSystem::AddSoundsFromFile: No such file ...
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Cant look up or down

in my gmod I cant look up or down I only can look side to side I need help please. the last thing I did in my gmod was unbindall and I restored all to defaults and that didn't work.
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Garry's Mod - console commands to set entity keyvalues aren't working

In Half-Life 2, there is a gun for the Airboat. I wanted to play with these in Garry's Mod, so I tried enabling the gun through keyvalues, like you would in Hammer Editor. There is an EnableGun ...
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What addon is this that adds an overlay showing number of admins online?

What is this addon that basically shows the number of Admins online on the TTT server? Click to view larger image
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Tools not working on Garry's Mod multiplayer

I'm playing Garrys Mod, Multiplayer on LAN and for whatever reason, tools aren't working. I can't find any setting to turn them on, either. And, when I say "not working," I mean that their groups are ...
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Make enemies attack each other

Gmod noob here trying to have some fun with the game. What I thought might be fun would be to load up koth_harvest_final and simulate a battle between rebels and combine from HL2, dropping in the ...
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Prevent Source Dedicated Server from showing up in public server browser

I am running a couple of private, dedicated servers for my friends and I to play around on in multiple games. Counter Strike Global Offensive and Garry's Mod are the big three I'm worried about. I ...
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How would I fix the error “Unable to Load Surface Prop File”?

In Gmod, when I try to start my server, I get the error "Unable to Load Surface Prop File 'scripts/surfaceprops.txt' referenced by manifest file 'scripts/surfaceproperties_manifest.txt')" I have ...
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How do I enable only mods from a specific collection?

I would like to have a LAN party with my brother with only a few choice mods that I picked out in Garry's Mod. I don't want my brother to have to download all the other mods I have installed for ...
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Custom entities fly, then teleport to me, then back to where they should be?

I am having some trouble with one of my GMod SWEPs. Long story short, the SWEP creates and flings a custom entity. The entity flings, but after about half a second, it teleports in front of me and ...
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GMod - 'hl2.exe has stopped working' when I run demos

I am trying to record GMod demos, and play back videos of them. But when I try this using ingame tools, by pressing Esc, clicking Demos, and press play), all I get is the video playing for 2 seconds, ...
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GMod - Spawning reflective objects breaks cubemaps?

Sometimes, in GMod, I'll spawn a prop that has a reflective surface, and it will cause all the reflective surfaces to be turned to the default pink/black, checkered texture. It effects brushes, props, ...
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LAN GMod server on own computer; cannot connect to it

"connection failed after 4 retries" How? It's running! It's showing up in my LAN browser! I connected to it before! It has the 27015 port! I should be able to get away with not port-forwarding cause ...
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In Garry's Mod, how to make a copyable composite prop spawner?

Sorry for a possibly weird question form, but my problem is as follows: I want to create a prop spawner that would spawn not a single prop, but a set of welded together ones. I can do that just fine ...
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Is it possible to use an addon you're not subscribed to, regardless of the logged in user?

In Garry's Mod, we have add-ons, which are basically packed add-on files. (Might as well call them hybrid .zip or something and .vpk files mashed together) I know Garry's Mod loads zipped (regular ...
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Cant click menu items in Garrys Mod on Linux

I installed a fresh copy of Garrys Mod on Ubuntu (newest version) and i also installed some other games like Half Life 2. Now I want garrys mod to load maps and other contents from the other games. ...
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How to use the name of a player you're aiming at in a command in GMod?

So I'm trying to create a command in GMod that will active when I push a button (let's say L), while I am aiming at another player (let's say his name is John.) It's SIMILAR to the TTT_Radio commands, ...
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Garry's mod Operator Mod

I have one problem, I can't use admin items, iI added myself on user.cfg, and it still won't work. Also i installed admin Mod and it still's not working.
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Issues hosting a server for Gmod

I portforwarded Gmod but when I create a multiplayer game, nobody can join. This is how I portforwarded Gmod Service Port: 27000-27015 (XX-XX or XX) Internal Port: (XX, Only valid for single ...