Grand Theft Auto IV is the eleventh title in the Grand Theft Auto series, released on April 29, 2008. It is a sandbox adventure game by Rockstar for PC, Xbox and Playstation 3

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In GTA 4, does driving a particular vehicle make it appear more often?

Usually online, when playing with my friends, we have spent a little over an hour searching every corner of the map looking for a particular car/motorcycle with absolutely no luck. Yet, after much ...
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What are the rules for spawning cars?

I've noticed that when I'm driving a certain car, that car spawns everywhere, presumably so that I have a replacement if I destroy the one I'm driving. I've also noticed that certain cars spawn most ...
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Can my save data carry over from GFWL to the Xbox 360?

If I played GTA IV/Fallout 3 on my PC with my Xbox Live account, can I buy GTA IV/Fallout 3 for the Xbox 360 and play on the same account, will I have my save data? (No mods)
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Should I just buy the physical disc copy of gta 4 or stick with the retail version [closed]

Well I think I should just get the disc version of gta 4 pc. But I'm more worried if you could mod the physical disc version. But the reason I think I should get the two disc version is because I ...
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GTA 4 Win 8.1 social club does load up but when I click play the loading circle shows up for a second or two but nothing happens

Yeah thats all that happens. I bought it on steam digitally. But theres a ReadMe file in the Gta 4 folder and it has a list of downloads. Is that what I need or does it not work for windows 8.1? ...
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Which vehicle can carry the most passengers in GTA IV

I wanted to know which land vehicle can carry the most number of passengers in GTA IV.
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How fast was Rockstar?

For the achievement/trophy Fly The Co-op you need to: Beat our time in versions of "Deal Breaker", "Hangman's NOOSE" and "Bomb da Base II" What times do you have to beat? My findings so far... ...
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GTA IV won't start: 'SecuLauncer failed to start application' error?

When I click play on GTA 4 (steam) I get the Rockstar Social Club login (which I can log in fine), but after that this shows up: How do I fix this, so I can play the game?
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Is the “GTA: ELC” entry in my Steam library spam?

Ever since buying a GTA collection on Steam there's an entry in the library called "Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City". I finally tried it today, only to get some [bleep]ing [bleep] about ...
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How can I fix the graphics on GTA IV?

When I bought GTA IV from steam, the graphics were automaticly on the lowest. I of course, wanted to turn them up. It wouldn't work. It just said; "Your graphics settings are near, or exceeded the ...
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GTA IV on Xbox 360 - Out of Commission - Helicopter bug

I've hit on an Xbox 360 the same bug described in GTA IV - Out of Commission - Helicopter bug: I am on the last mission of GTA 4 -- Out of Commission -- and cannot finish due to the bug with getting ...
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In-game settings cannot be modified

The in-game settings in GTA IV are stuck at the minimal. (Resource use is 202MB.) But my computer runs a 4 GB ATI GPU. So, I tried the Commandline.txt method, however this didn't affect the game in ...
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GTA IV not using my Nvidia GPU

I just got gta iv for my asus n550jk-ds71t. Now here's the problem. I can launch the game. Start it up. But the game is using my integrated GPU. And I've tried almost everything. The nvidia control ...
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How to disable minimap rotation in GTAIV?

I want to disable the rotation of the minimap in the GTAIV, so the north is always at the top. There seems to be no such option, but is there any mod or may be some config file option?
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GTA IV: EFLC crashes after loading screen

I've just installed GTA IV: EFLC and it was crashing just after the Rockstar blue logo. So I installed Games for Windows – Live then it worked and it showed the 2 episodes: The Lost and Damned, and ...
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Is it possible to run the Steam version of GTA 4 on Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Is it possible to run GTA4 from Steam on Ubuntu? How would I go about installing it from my Steam client? Do I need to use some sort of Windows application wrapper like Wine? And can I play ...
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Installing ultimate textures 2.0 for GTA 4

I found this mod for GTA 4 that I'd like to install, but the instructions on how to install it are non-existent. ...
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GTA 4 will not progress past loading on Steam

I have had the game for awhile, I can get it started up, and I can see the main menu, but, when I hit play it just scrolls through the characters endlessly. Is there any way to fix this problem? ...
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Does GTA 4 retail activate with Steam?

I am thinking of buying a new copy of GTA 4. It says at the top of the box, "Games for windows Live". Does this game come with a code that activates/connects it with my steam account so I can connect ...
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Where can I get an Infernus early in the game (before unlocking third island)

I'd like to know where/if I can find an Infernus rather early in the game. I have unlocked the second (middle) island. Is there a place more likely to spawn them or a mission that will make me ...
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Can you play GTA 4 on PC?

One time, I went to my friend's house and saw him playing Grand Theft Auto 4 on PC. Can you do that? I tried downloading it on PC but they said on Google that Grand Theft Auto 4 can be only played on ...
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DirectX error when loading GTA4

I'm getting the following error when trying to load Grand Theft Auto 4. DD3D50 D3D Error - DirectX 9 video card required My PC specs: Core 2 Duo Intel 4 GB RAM 500 Hard drive But NO GRAPHICS ...
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Fastest way to get rich in Grand Theft Auto 4 - Episodes of Liberty city: The ballad of Gay Tony Singleplayer

What is the fastest way to get rich in GTA IV: TBOG SingleplayerT? What I do now, is betting on Cage matches. Is there perhaps another way?
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GTA IV lag on powerful laptop

I get about 15-20 FPS in GTA IV. I should be able to run it on the highest setting with over 60 FPS. I have tried to lower all the settings to low, but it doesn't improve my performance at all, not ...
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Can I play GTA IV TBOGT with a standard GTA IV?

My episodes of Liberty City on Xbox doesn't load because of a reading error, I was wondering if I could install the Niko Bellic GTA onto my hard drive and play The Ballad Of Gay Tony? I still have ...
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Is there a way to kill the pigeons (or rats) without attracting the cops?

I'm currently going around and "collecting" all the pigeons, or flying rats as the game calls them (they don't look like rats), and it seems that 1 in 2 times when I shoot one I get a 1-star wanted ...
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Does it matter how long I stay at the strip club with a friend?

Sometimes when hanging out with friends, like Brucie and Jacob, I take them to the strip club. However, I'm rather impatient with the whole standing around a strip club doing nothing thing so I only ...
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Are there any benefits of helping “friends” other than a little extra cash?

While playing GTA4, I sometimes run across these blue person icons that the game refers to as a "friend" which is like a small side mission. Sometimes I accidentally walk into them without noticing ...
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Driving a boat: Pull back or forward to go faster?

What is the way to drive fastest a boat? I'm stuck in a mission where I have to follow an helicopter using a boat and never reach it. I've tried both ways but I'm not sure if there is a trick or ...
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Random character in TBOGT Massionet9 not found

I'm playing The Ballad Of Gay Tony and I've completed all of the main story missions. However, there's a random "female" icon on the map on (or very, very close to) Massionet9 I've been inside, out, ...
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Can't access Xbox LIVE in GTA IV

I have an xbox360 and every time I play Grand Theft Auto IV and the go to multiplayer, it says "your gamer profile does not have the correct permissions to access Xbox LIVE functionality". I have ...
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How to time travel with a game GTA IV EFLC mod

How do I time travel in the GTA IV EFLC mod that I have downloaded from moddb.com. I don't know the assigned keys. Thanks in advance.
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What are the girlfriend quests I need to complete in order to achieve 100% completion?

I am trying to 100% GTA IV, but I'm currently stuck at 97.50% completion. The only section I haven't completed 100% is girlfriends. What are the girlfriend quests I need to complete in order to ...
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What are the effects of Wanted Stars, and what tactics do you use to escape them?

What are the differences between the Wanted Star levels in GTA 4? What are some tactics for escaping the police when you have 3+ Wanted Stars?
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Friends with benefits?

Which of the friends available in GTA4 has benefits? What are they? What is the best way to maintain that relationship in good standing?
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Plot doesn't continue after killing Darko in GTA IV

A couple days ago, I finished the mission called That Special Someone and I decided to kill Darko but with a weapon other than a pistol. What do I do? I didn't get a call from Pegorino like the wiki ...
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Steam version of Dark Souls and GTA 4 crash on Windows 8

Is there a way to play Dark Souls on Windows 8 RTM? Think it crushes because of games for windows live client.. UPD: found the answer here. see Q. Dark Souls crashes and has a reference to XLive.dll, ...
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How do I install the Paramedic mod?

I am trying to install the Paramedic mod by Team NeO. I've downloaded the files and placed them in the games directory. I have an ASI launcher and xliveless but now when I try to play GTA IV it does ...
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Can I play GTA IV's multiplayer with a different disc (DLC / original game) than my friend?

Let's say I have GTA IV (the original game) and my friend has a copy of The Ballad of Gay Tony or The Lost and the Damned. Can we play multiplayer together? Or what if I have one of the DLC discs, ...
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Are there any cheat sheets listing all the cars in GTA 4, with images?

Does anyone have a list with images of all cars in GTA IV (commenly called a cheat-sheet). I saw one once, but that was 2 computers ago, and I can't find it.
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How to find stores, bars, internet cafes etc.. in GTA-4

Is there anyway to quickly find where the stores, bars, internet cafes, food joints etc.. in GTA4 (PC version) other than walking up and down the streets looking for buildings to enter or having the ...
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When I go to play Grand Theft Auto 4, it signs me out of Xbox Live and I can't log back in. Why is this happening?

I go to play GTA 4 and it signs me out when I play and can't get back in, any suggestions?
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How to lock in radio stations in Grand Theft Auto IV?

Is there a way to lock a radio station to always be a specific one, or to at least eliminate radio stations I don't particularly care for? Some of the stations really annoy me, and I am tired of ...
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How can I fix a loading screen crash in Grand Theft Auto IV?

I have a copy of Grand Theft Auto IV on Steam. When I start it, everything is fine: it loads and I can press "Play". However, the game crashes straight to the desktop—without any error message—about 5 ...
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How can I force anti-aliasing in GTA IV?

My GTA IV version is 1.0.7.0 and I am trying to enable anti-aliasing but I am unable to find a setting in the game to do this. The image preview below looks fine but if you click on the image and see ...
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Will I still be able to call Roman to have a taxi pick me up after I finish the game with the 'Revenge' ending?

Will I still be able to call Roman to have a taxi pick me up if I choose the 'Revenge' ending? More info on the two GTA IV endings here: http://gta.wikia.com/Endings_in_GTA_IV
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How to change the driving side in GTA 4?

Is it possible to change the driving side in GTA-4? In the game you drive on the right side, but in my country, India, we drive on the left side of the road. And in the game it becomes a lot harder ...
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Can't get the Key To The City achievement (100% completion) in GTA IV

I'm trying to get 100% on GTA IV to get the Keys To The City achievement but I'm stuck at 95%. http://wikicheats.gametrailers.com/Grand_Theft_Auto_IV_-_PS3_XB360/Achievements I saw that some people ...
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Why did Niko Bellic join the army?

During the course of the game, Niko talks about his experiences in the army, but what army is he speaking of? Why did he have to join?
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Lag and stutter when pressing keys or moving the mouse

So, I have all the recommended specs for GTA IV: Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit AMD FX-4100 Quad core at 3.6GHz 8GB of RAM Radeon HD6450 512MB More than enough to run the game, but whenever I load ...