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

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Is it possible to play Prop Hunt in GMod without CS:S?

I've got GMod and just about every mainstream Valve game excepting CS:S. I'd like to play Prop Hunt, a GMod game mode. Is it possible to play Prop Hunt without CS:S, possibly by obtaining the files?
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In Garry's Mod, is there any way to stand on a moving object?

I've been struggling to create contraptions in Garry's Mod lately simply because I have tendency to want to be moving around on a flying vehicle that is also moving around. Try as I may I can never ...
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What addons are common in Garry's mod? [closed]

I have been playing Garry's mod for a while now, I wonder which addons are used for on a large number of servers or if the community expects more people to have certain mods. If anyone knows any ...
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How to show invisible terrain in source engine?

I want to see all items that can impede or expedite movement on a map. Invisible walls, invisible pathways, is there any way to do this ingame, and not in hammer? I want to know this for Garry's Mod ...
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Garry's Mod Singleplayer won't load

When I load singleplayer on Garry's Mod, the game just crashes as it finishes loading, regardless the map or the gamemode. I don't know what to do; any ideas? Thanks!
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Why Won't Garry's Mod Load my Addons?

I opened Garry's Mod earlier, and noticed that all of my addons (installed from the Steam Workshop) were missing. Not disabled, but missing: it says "None Found!" when I open the addons menu. The ...
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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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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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Garry's Mod Gamemode Without Weapons

I have a kid who loves Minecraft and I think he would enjoy Garry's Mod in terms of building maps, contraptions and so on. However, I don't particularly want him being able to use weapons and 'mobs' ...
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Is there a special way to set up Garry's Mod for Mac?

I just downloaded Garry's Mod from Steam and every time I try to play Single Player on the first map, it crashes on the Loading Resources section of the progress bar. Here is some of the exception ...
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Garry's Mod Steam Server?

I followed the following instructions for setting up a Garry's Mod server in Linux via the command line; http://wiki.garrysmod.com/page/Hosting_A_Dedicated_Server mkdir ~/Steam cd ~/Steam wget ...
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How do I download mods on Garry's Mod for Mac?

I have Garry's Mod for Macintosh. I can download maps with ease, but I'm unsure how to download general mods and SWEPs.
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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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Where do I put mods for Garry's Mod?

I want to install the DarkRP addon for Garry's Mod but I can't find my Profile folder in the steamapps folder. Where should I be looking?
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Garry's Mod - Missing Map map/<mapname>

Trying to play Trouble in Terrorist Town. Every time I join a server, the progress bar goes real quick through all the files, and I get "Missing map map/<mapname>". I tried downloading the map ...
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How can I play the Stop it Slender workshop?

I've just made an account on steam, and subscribed to Garry's Mod, which said once I subscribed, the game would download immediately. Nothing happened. Do I need to buy Garry's mod or something? I ...
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How to play multiplayer game modes in single-player?

For testing purposes, I would like to run Deathrun maps in single-player, with the event triggering, etc. working. How does one do this? I changed the game mode and map, but events aren't triggering, ...
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How many traitors and detectives are there?

So I know how much traitors and detectives are there is decided by the number of players on the server. But how big is the share of players that are traitors or detectives?
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Why do my Gmod mods not load?

I subscribed to all of these addons, but they don't load when I start the game. How do I fix this? I really need help! I just want to keep my mods loaded because I have to reload them every time.
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Is there anyway to view my TTT stats?

I really want to know my TTT stats, how can I view them?
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Getting all necessary props

When playing custom Garry's mod maps, I find it quite annoying to have 3/4 of the items being the big bright red error prop, meaning that I don't have that thing in any of my owned games. I do own ...
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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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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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Gamemode addon implementing in server

I've installed some gamemodes from the workshop but I have no idea how to get this in my server. For example I get the gamemode Hide and Seek which gets put in the directory: C:\Program Files ...
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Can you select specific mods/addons to download or prioritize one over another?

In Garry's Mod, I've subscribed to a whole bunch of addons from the Steam Workshop. Naturally, if it was a few addons - I would just leave it running (since it would take only a minute or two to ...
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How do I do that '----— is a traitor' in GMOD?

Ive seen many people be like '---- is a traitor' 'I'm with -----' I can't for the life of me figure out how too do this? Do you look at somebody and press a key? Im new to GMOD so....
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Source Engine - What is a “hairball”?

I was playing around in GMod one day, and I noticed a strange command: CreateHairball Curious, I tried it out. Strangely, it created several rope-like NPCs that flew away randomly. Killing them ...
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Can I appear offline on steam but still be online?

I have a friend that won't stop pestering me to play tf2, I don't want to be mean to him but when I want to play another game like gmod with another friend I would be in offline mode. Because I would ...
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Re-obtain deleted weapons in Garry's Mod?

So, I deleted my Sticky Bomb from Half Life 2 in the spawn menu of Garry's Mod, and I can't find a way to get it back. How would I go about doing this?
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Change what “ttt_radio traitor” says in GMod

I want ttt_radio traitor to say something else than [name] is a traitor! I've seen people do it with ttt_radio imwith where they changed it to I see [name]. How do I do it?
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How do I make people admin?

I am hosting a gmod server via SteamCMD and I want to know how to make people . Are there any other commands / things I should know about? I know the srcd.exe has all kind of commands but they aren't ...
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Gmod fading doors dosnt work after I reload my savegame

I am playing Gmod with the popular "fading doors" addon. I make a few doors and as soon as I exit my game and load it again, all the doors no longer function with their corresponding key-bindings. ...
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How do I fix the error “Connection Failed After 4 Retries”?

I am trying to make a Gmod server, and believe I have everything set up correctly. I am using SteamCMD. I port forwarded all TDP/UDP between 27000 and 27050. I also port forwarded these ports in my ...
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Switch tool and change context menu?

In Garry's Mod, using the gmod_tool command (as in gmod_tool faceposer) changes the active toolgun, but not the associated context menu. Is there a command I can use to change the active context menu? ...
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GMod - What can the bots do, and can I 'teach' them?

Recently I found a strange console command in GMod: bot After reading the help menu for it, I tried it out, and it indeed did create a bot. The bot mostly runs around, doing nothing. I found some ...
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How do I pin bodies using the Magneto-stick in TTT?

How do I hang a body using the Magneto-stick in Trouble in terrorist town? I have yet to find instruction on how to. I have checked the lua file for the stick, as well as Steam's forums and guides.
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Why don't my maps appear?

I downloaded a Pokémon castle map in Garry's mod, but, when I went to "START A NEW GAME" the map was not there. I have other maps which don't work either. How do I get the maps to appear when I start ...
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How do I make my character move in GMod Hunger Games?

We just bought Donator for GMod Hunger Games and now my player won't move in any server. It will spin, look up and down but it is stuck in one place! What should we do?
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No Tool Gun In Garry's Mod

I do not have the tool gun in Garry's Mod, I did the impulse 101 cheat and got the physics gun (and all the others), but still no tool gun. Does anyone know know a quick fix for this?
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Garry's Mod - Gamemodes Where do I find them and how do I start games in them?

I'm really new to Garry's mod and I've been hearing a lot about different gameplay modes in Garry's mod. Are these built into the game? If not, where can I get them? How do I create a game with a game ...
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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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Does Garry's Mod download addons twice? If not, what is it downloading?

You can find a copy of this question asked (by me) on the Facepunch Forums. When I subscribe to an addon on the Garry's Mod workshop, Steam instantly downloads them in the download manager. When I ...
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Reset map in Garry's mod without leaving?

I saw in a video someone typed something into the console which put the map back in its original state but it happened without them having to restart the map/the game. So they stayed in the game and ...
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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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Garry's Mod maximum amount of addons/mods

Is there a limit to the amount of addons/mods I can have installed in Garry's Mod?
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How do I load all addons, even if I am not subscribed to it (but have it downloaded already)?

In Garry's Mod, there are addons; some of which are legacy (.zip files that you can download off garrysmod.com) or workshop files (anything with .gma). I've downloaded some addons, most of which are ...
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How do I change a gamemode on garrys mod 13

I want to change my Garry's mod gamemode to stranded, but unfortunately the only information I've found is either for dedicated servers or port forwarded servers. I've looked up for LAN and the same ...
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How can I load gMod maps in CS1.6?

If is that possible, how can I load gMod maps in CS1.6? I tried to start HLDS with that GM map and I get this error:
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Lost my default weapons in Garry's Mod

I went onto some random server and I didn't spawn with my default weapons. All I had was a physics gun. Which was what I was spawned with when I started a singleplayer game after this. I had nothing ...