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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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 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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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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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 ...
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Make sv_cheats 1 exclusive to me on gmod?

So I want to put sv_cheats 1 on my server on gmod but when I do everyone can use it. Is there anyway only the creator of the server can be the only one to use the cheats?
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gmod dedicated server addon installation

After I set up a dedicated server for Garry's Mod, I've been trying to install addons for it. I followed the directions here in an effort to to install addons from my collection here but not all of ...
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Garry's Mod-Singleplayer Crash

Now, before you downvote, this is different. I know it is an Addon that crashes my Gmod's Singleplayer. It says the addon, "importedswepskitz". When I look at the crash logs, I read what I can from it ...
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How to load my GMod addon maps?

I downloaded GMod a couple days ago, and since then I've been playing it like crazy! I've downloaded gun mods and such, but now I want to play on an addon map from the workshop. They've never shown ...
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Garry's Mod Server - Friend can't see addon contents in spawn list

So I made a Garry's Mod server for my friend and I, and I got addons and enabled FastDL. The addons worked, but my friend couldn't see the addons in the spawnlist. He looked under browse and addons, ...
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Garry's mod prop location

I just got Garry's mod yesterday, and as I am an avid developer, have decided to delve into the code (however, I won't go into that here.) I want to create my own props/edit the existing props, but I ...
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Gmod addon trouble?

A few days ago I joined a Gmod server. It had an addon that removes your 3rd person from vehicles and adds realistic first person. I wouldn't have a problem with that if it hadn't made all my pills ...
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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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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 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.