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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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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All my Spawned items/NPCs don't move and/or sink into the ground!

Everytime I spawn something it either sinks into the ground or doesn't move. I have FNAF NPCs installed and they don't move. My sister was playing on a map filled with zombies (zombie survival) and ...
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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 can I create custom shapes?

How can I make a custom shape out of 2 objects? I know you can no collide the two and then weld 'em together, but the work involved to position both objects perfectly is unbearable. Is there an ...
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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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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 ...
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My friend can't join my server

My friend can't join my dedicated server and when he tried he got a message says "Server is not responding", do I have to port forwarding my router? I was trying to, but the options I have in mine are ...
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Cant look up or down

In Garry's Mod, I can't look up or down and I only can look side to side. The last thing I did in my Garry's Mod was unbindall and I restored all controls to default which didn't work. Help would be ...
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Can't connect to source server

Today I set up a little GMOD server. I wasn't able to access it from the public ip, only through the network ip of the server. I wasn't able to ping the server using the public ip. Now, when using the ...
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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 this in Garry's Mod, so I tried enabling the gun through keyvalues, like you would in Hammer Editor. There is an EnableGun boolean ...
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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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SRCDS not receiving connections on the public web

My Garry's Mod Source DS can connect over LAN, but not externally. Ports 27015-27016 are opened and directed towards the machine running it. I can telnet into it and canyouseeme can see it running, ...
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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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Server Won't Go On Internet Listing

Ok, so. I made a gmod server a few days ago and everything. I port forwarded all ports for garrys mod. I go onto internet to search for my server but nothing pops up. But, when I go to local network ...
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Cannot connect to my garry's mod server

My server was working fine earlier, had a couple of mods on it, and then I just couldn't connect to it. I was connecting to it by typing "connect :27015" in console. This is what it say when I run the ...
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How do I get my server to work through the internet listing?

I have set up and port forwarded a DarkRP server, on Garry's Mod. When I go to local game, and select play, it works. When I search the Internet section for my server, it pops up, but when I select ...
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Garry's Mod not accepting Steam Controller input on Mac

After a recent update of one either the controller or Gmod, the game no longer takes any input at all from the controller. Even when trying to assign keys, pressing nay button simply acts as thought ...
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Lua Table in a script is vanishing

I am having an issue with a Lua Table in one of my Garry's Mod Scripts. The reasosn I post here is, yes it is a coding issue, but it could be an issue with the game itself. The issue I have is a table ...
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Installing GMOD Dedicated Server

I am currently trying to setup a garrysmod dedicated server, however the server keeps crashing. cat: hlds.3801.pid: no such file or directory is the only noticeable error that I see that would be ...
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Loading addons to GMod server ubuntu 14.04

I can make a server and people can join it but when I try the "./srcds_run -console -game garrysmod +maxplayers 2 -authkey 6413E62BC3830CB92989xxxxxxxxxxxx +host_workshop_collection [ID NUMBER] +map [...
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Where Is The Gmod Addons Folder In Linux

I've been trying to install a CS:S resource pack so I don’t have errors for DarkRP. However, I cant find the right folder. I’ve tried /home/username/.local/share/Steam/steamapps/common/GarrysMod/...
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What is the model path to the health vial?

I'm trying to make an addon that spawns in the health vial while it regenerates your health, but I don't know the path to the model, so people will know they have regen. Summary: I only want to know ...
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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 from the spawnmenu that has a reflective surface, and it will cause all the reflective surfaces to be turned to the default pink/black, checkered texture. It ...
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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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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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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.