A modification of any kind to a game, attempting to improve its look and feel, its interface, its gameplay elements or its balance. Questions about custom maps, custom game modes, custom UIs or even official but temporary modifications by the game developers themselves fall under this tag.

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What mod added this little yellow icon to Skyrim's HUD?

I have a lot of mods installed. One of them added a small yellow icon to the lower left hand side of my screen: It goes away while I am in menus but otherwise it is always there. I would love to ...
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Track the changes made by mods?

Is there any tool that can track the changes made by any mod? This is because my speedmult value keeps randomly changing to 31 and 175. I have over 60 mods installed.
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How do you make a water portal in Minecraft?

I was recently on a server with these things that looked like portals except with water, it was before the aether mod. I was wondering, how do you build them? I don't want the Aether or Portal mods.
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Questing addons in WOW

I'm considering using an quest-helper-addon to make my life easier. I saw that QuestHelper is rated number 1 by many websites. However one of my friends swears by Carbonite Quest. Which one of these ...
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What are the benefits of legendary skills?

I got pretty much all of my skills to level 100 on Skyrim, and now, I have the option to make them legendary. I searched on the wiki and found that this will reset my level to the initial value i.e. ...
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How will a mod that modifies the rate at which skills increase, affect or stack with the in-game skill rate modifiers (e.g. Standing Stones)?

I have installed the 2x Skill Increase mod (it also has a 'half-increase' version), which claims to "double the skill increase rate for all skills". I was wondering how this will affect or stack with ...
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How can I have more than three gang members in my vehicle?

I can have up to seven gang members following me but I can't find any vehicle that allows me to drive more than three of them with me. Can it be done in anyway, be it by finding a vehicle in the game ...
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Automatically crafting Buildcraft Mining Wells

Minecraft Version: 1.2.5 Mods: Buildcraft plus additional pipes plus logistics pipes, equivalent exchange, thaumcraft, IndustrialCraft, Forestry, RedPower2 Using the Buildcraft automatic crafting ...
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Freelancer TNG 2.7.6 Mod help?

I'm trying to find the Ancient's base in The Next Generation mod, but I can't seem to locate a jumpgate to the Void system from the Omicron Theta system. I know this is a bit of a longshot that ...
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Disable name tags

In the Witcher 3, whenever you look in the direction of an NPC - be it a dog, dwarf or whatever - a name tag appears above the character displaying its name, and, if you can interact with it, an icon ...
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Can I force remove mods in minecraft forge?

I want to remove some mods after I played and build some mod's stuffs (like pipe in buildcraft). If I just delete mod, minecraft launcher will get error at start (It say something like missing block ...
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How do I fix an “Invalid Program gbuffers_textured_lit” error in Minecraft - GLSL Shaders?

I installed the GLSL Shaders Mod for Minecraft 1.5.2 with Magic Launcher. When I try to open a ShaderPack(SEUS v10.0 Lite.zip), I get a message: "[Shaders] Error: Invalid program ...
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How do the different color tokens work for materials?

What color tokens determine the color of material tiles such as walls, doors, and barrels? When modding Dwarf Fortress raw files, the format of a color token is fairly simple: [COLOR:8:7:0] ...
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Is there any way to play a custom map in multiplayer?

Civilization 5's multiplayer does not support any form of modding aside from changing the .lua scripts associated with existing multiplayer map options. They consider pre-generated maps 'modding' in ...
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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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How can I turn off fast running on the Smart Moving mod?

We have smart moving installed on my server. It has a feature that if you press 'O' or 'I' you move speed can be increased by a percentage. I've tested this and I've moved across the map at 3000%+ the ...
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How to add Minecraft client mods to Spout / Spoutcraft?

Spout is a bukkit plugin that allows some nice interaction with the modified client Spoutcraft, for example using server-side defined texture packs and which mods the client will use. This does ...
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Why are zombie pigmen attacking for no reason?

It's a well known fact, that zombie pigmen are passive mobs. I was always relying on that, and recently one of them attacked me for no reason. As soon as I showed up in his line of sight, he started ...
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How to get things off your head in Minecraft Mo' Creatures mod

I installed the Mo'Creatures mod into Minecraft, then made a fish bowl. After catching a fish I went to put it on top of a bookshelf in my room, but instead of placing it, the bowl just dropped at my ...
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How do I protect The End using Worldguard

I am a moderator on an SMP server. We have a Bukkit plugin called WorldGuard that we use to set protected plots and disable PvP in certain areas. Can WorldGuard be used to do the same thing in the ...
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How to increase Rome: Total War beyond “Very Hard” settings

Rome Total War was a classic game that I had the pleasure of being introduced to as a teenager on Christmas day. After re-installing this game and playing both the locked and unlockable factions on ...
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STALKER mod how to run without screen leaning

I recently bought STALKER Call of Pripyat, but I can't play long enough before I get really dizzy when you run. Is there a mod or a fix where I can run without my screen leaning (or shaking left and ...
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How does Fallout handle modded savegames after removing the mod?

If you add mods to your Fallout game and after some playing time remove the mod (deleting it from data folder), then play the game some more, will your save file still consist the progression of the ...
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Replaying Arcanum, what to install and in what order and why?

Are there mods or any types of improvements for Arcanum: Of Steamworks and Magick Obscura? Where can I find them, and which ones are essential? I'm hoping to play it on a widescreen and I'm hoping ...
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World War II MOD for Rise of Nations

Does anyone know if any WWII MODs exist for Rise of Nations or not?
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Is there a Skyrim command to check if a player knows a spell?

I am thinking about making a mod for Skyrim. One thing that this mod hinges on is checking if a player already knows a spell. I have been looking high and low for a script command, but have yet to ...
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Is it possible to remove specific quests in Skyrim with mods?

I want to do a replay of Skyrim, but I don't want to play the same quests again, as I'm tired of them. Is there a mod that will let me remove the quests I don't want to play? I'd probably supplement ...
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How do I safely uninstall mods added to borderlands 2?

A while ago, I added this mod to Borderlands 2. At that time, my Borderlands did not include any DLCs or other mods of any kind. However, a week later, I bought the following DLCs: "Krieg The Psycho", ...
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How can I add foreground blur to ENBSeries' depth-of-field in Skyrim?

I'm playing Skyrim with ENBSeries' DoF (depth of field) enabled. I see some people having a foreground blur effect on their depth-of-field and I really want that effect too. How do I add such an ...
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Dropping money as a soft-core character in Terraria on PvP death

I made a PvP map for Terraria. The rules for the match use money for scoring, so I was hoping that players could have softcore characters and drop half their money whenever they die. Unfortunately, it ...
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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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Mech build order for Squadron TD (Starcraft 2 mod)? [closed]

Does anyone know a good build order for the mech race in the Squadron TD mod for Starcraft 2? I've read through their forums. There's one thread for Mech and the BOs listed in there don't work.
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Wrye Bash problem: WindowsError: [Error 2] The system cannot find the file specified… Bashed Patch, 0.esp

I've been trying to use Wrye Bash (launched through Mod Organizer 1.3.8) to create a bashed patch. The process gets all the way to the end but then throws this error: Traceback (most recent call ...
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Is there any difference in the behaviour of the different kingdoms rulers?

In Mount & Blade Warband, are the different kings of their respective countries? It's known that King Haurlaus of Swadia has a reputation for going to war, but is this due to his behavious being ...
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Adding parts from other mods to Kerbal Attachment System

I've played KSP for a while now, and my approach here has been the same as with other games: First try it out vanilla, then add mods as I see which holes they'd fill. I added mechjeb first, to ...
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In Auctioneer, is there a way to set a default markup price when there is no competition?

I use auctioneer all the time, and when posting items I have it set to undercut my competitors by 1%. However, if there is no competition for a particular item, it simply sets the default to the ...
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Where are the three secrets where you have to throw a book?

In The Mysterious Library, it is mentioned that there are three places where you have to throw a book to unlock something. Where are they?
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Storm Call - Qo casts itself without knowing the word?

I was just fighting a dragon outside of Windhelm, when suddenly it seemed like I uttered a Word of power and fiery stones started raining from the sky. I managed to drink a Waterbreathing potion and ...
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I can't absorb Dragon souls [duplicate]

I have all the Skyrim DLCs, and a few mods. I can't do the original quest and I can't do shouts (which is really annoying). I killed the dragon Dumviir (or something like that) in the quest where ...
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Using mods in multiplayer [duplicate]

I now see that there is a multiplayer option in the mods section. However, when I start a game, none of the mods actually load. Is it possible to get them working so that I can use the mods with my ...
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Recommended modding guide for Baldurs Gate? [closed]

I have purchased the GOG editions of Baldurs Gate 1 and 2 and I'm looking for a little help in getting them modded up to a recommended level for a play through suitable for someone who has never ...
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Equivalent Exchange: Adding block IDs from other mods

I am using the Technic pack for Minecraft 1.0.0 and have added Equivalent Exchange. EE is wonderful, and can transmute any vanilla item to any other. However, the blocks added by IndustrialCraft^2, ...
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Do I have to run SKSE to launch Skyrim every time?

I downloaded SKSE (Skyrim Script Extender) and started Skyrim the normal way but I got popups that SKSE was not working properly. I then ran SKSE and it worked properly. But the question is do I ...
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Is there a best practice for resolving Block IDs when working with multiple mods?

Ok I'm setting up a Minecraft vanilla server (i.e. Mojang server, not Bukkit) with Red Power 2, Industrial Craft 2 and Build Craft 2.2 Red Power and Industrial Craft work together nicely. However, ...
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Are there any features Auctioneer has that TradeSkillMaster (TSM) does not?

I have been using Auctioneer (addon) for a long time. I heard that TSM was better, and was wondering if TSM has all the features Auctioneer has.. I don't want to switch to TSM if it's missing an ...
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Can I copy my mod configurations from a save to another?

The mod configuration menu (or MCM) included in SkyUI is amazing, but it resets all mods back to default settings every time I start a new character. I have a lot of mods and I'm forced to spend maybe ...
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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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IndustrialCraft: Good early power system

In Feed The Beast there are a lot of mods (as we all know) and one of them is IndustrialCraft (talking about v2 with the gregtech extention) is probably the most difficult one in the game to get ...
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How can I create a horizontal torus in Minecraft World?

I want to make a Torus in Minecraft - I found the formula on the SK Wiki; //g stone (0.75-sqrt(x^2+y^2))^2+z^2 < 0.25^2 This creates a vertical torus, extending the torus in the y plane. What I ...
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Minecraft modding, besides where it is installed, what are the differences between client and server mods?

I've been bouncing back and forth between client and server mod tutorials, and I can't seem to work out where one starts and the other ends. If I create a client mod that adds items and blocks, ...