OS X is Apple's current operating system for desktop and laptop computers. Use the [os-x] tag for questions specifically related to the OS X version of a game, or a general feature or issue with the OS.

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Trying to connect a PS 3 controller to OS X El Capitan

I have a PS3 controller I want to connect to my MacBook. And when I open my Bluetooth settings, it shows I have successfully connected the controller. However when I try to use any software that maps ...
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Locking the mouse cursor to an Xbox 360 controller, on OS X

Is there any way to lock the mouse cursor to an analog stick, on a regular Xbox 360 controller, in OS X? Basically, I want the mouse cursor to move with the analog, but also conform to its ...
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Value Change Within a .xml file not Resulting in a Change within Civ 5 Game

I changed the value of the research speed in the Civ5GameSpeeds.xml file on mac, but when I run the game, researching costs are still at the default values. I tried restarting the game and my computer ...
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Can I play Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 on my PC with people playing on macs?

Can PC Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 servers interact with Mac servers so I can play with people who have Macs and not PCs?
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Can't hear anything when I launch TF2?

I started up TF2 and was playing, when suddenly, my sound cut out. I've tried snd_restart however it also effects YouTube videos in the background. I can hear sound fine when TF2 isn't running. I ...
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Copy/paste/select problem [duplicate]

I've been asking question about this, but it seems that my Minecraft on Mac can't accept to copy/paste/select from Minecraft to Minecraft itself or from Minecraft to my Mac; however, I can copy from ...
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Starcraft 2 certain cutscenes freeze on single frame but audio still plays

Starcraft 2 running on Mac book pro (El capitan) with AMD Radeon R9 M370X graphics card, 16 gigs of ram. There are a few cutscenes where it plays footage on an in-game screen, but the cutscene is ...
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How do I copy/paste a command on mac?

I want to know how to select, copy the entire command from a command block (separately) and paste it into the chat or an another command block on Mac. I've already took a look to the other question ...
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Issues with a generic gamepad on Mac

I'm having issues with a generic gamepad (Xeox pro analog gamepad) which I bought to play Hyper Light Drifter on my Mac. The gamepad and all buttons get recognized on my OSX. But in the game, the ...
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How can I throw “Shurikens”?

I'm at level 10 and buy "Shurikens" from store. I've read "Players can throw them by, pressing the I key" but I doesn't work. How can I use Ranged Weapons? If is important: I use OS X 10.10.5.
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Football manager 11 Team logo

I still play FM 11 but I have switch from windows to mac. I copied over all my FM folders so I have the same save but the extra team and competition logos that I downloaded and added wont work on the ...
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Where do you buy Elite Dangerous for Mac? [closed]

In the Frontier Store, https://www.frontierstore.net/games/elite-dangerous-cat.html, I can see Elite for Mac, but no other version for Mac. There's Elite Dangerous and Elite Dangerous Deluxe, but none ...
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COUNTRSTRIKE GO config & skins

While it's been many years since I played Counter-Strike I have recently purchased CS GO, and want to know a few things. 1 - what is the DIR and filename of the player config on OSX? 2 - are custom ...
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Trouble importing SNES ROM with Higan on Mac OS X

This is the first time I've ever tried to use Higan, so I may have missed a few things. Please bear with me. I have some ROM files for SNES with names like *.rom, *.smc, *.srm and I'd like to play ...
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How do I update Minecraft 1.8.8 to 1.9 on Mac? [duplicate]

How do I install Minecraft 1.9 on Mac? I have tried uninstalling it, then reinstalling it, but it goes only up to 1.8.8. How do I get it to 1.9? This is getting really frustrating too - I have a ...
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How do I create game macros/automated shortcuts for Minecraft on Mac OS X?

I want to create some macros for a server on Minecraft. One example would be /home. The server doesn't allow two of the same strings in a row to be sent, so if the last command I used was /home and I ...
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Counter Strike 1.6 not working on mac

I am using it for the very first time. I have no idea about the error I am receiving. I am using wineskin.
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Why does short pressing the left shift key switch the view mode in addition to increasing the throttle?

When flying a spaceship if I press left shift briefly and let go immediately it beeps1 and switches the view mode2 in addition increasing the throttle. If I long press it it just increases the ...
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How to run SuperHot at full screen on a Mac?

I have SuperHot downloaded through Steam, and am attempting to play it on my 1080p external monitor. It launches windowed at less than 1080p, and I don't see a setting to adjust the resolution or ...
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CS GO: Comp game joining issues (MAC)

I am having a problem with CS:GO on my mac. When i am invited to join a lobby a game can be found and works perfectly. Although when i try to join a comp game by myself, it doesn't load, just keeps ...
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How can I keep XCOM 2 loading in the background?

I have XCOM 2 open in windowed mode. On loading screens (they're very long) or dialog sequences I would like to tab out to do other things, like read my emails. Yet I don't think XCOM 2 is working ...
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Running Halo CE on mac, getting “Gathering Exception Data” error. Help?

I got Halo CE (not custom edition) for PC. I ran it through wineskin wrapper (WS9Wine1.9.2) and use the setup.exe. Once I ran it, it gave me a missing pidgen.dll file error. I searched online and ...
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Switched Windows to Mac, do I have to buy Steam games again to play on Mac?

I recently switched from Windows to Mac. Steam says I have fewer Mac specific games than total games and it should be an equal amount unless you can only download, install, and play once from your ...
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Minecraft crashes with “java.lang.IndexOutOfBoundsException” when loading on an older version

Whenever I try to run older versions of Vanilla Minecraft it won't allow me to create or load a world in Singleplayer. If I try, it will start to generate the world, then crash. Error Message: ---- ...
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How can I cheat (I know, I know) Enforcer Police Crime Action on mac?

I have just bought "Enforcer: Police, Crime, Action" from the Mac App Store, and whilst it is a mediocre game, I feel it would be better with some... help. I've been told by many a Windows ...
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Can I play Sims 4 on my Mac using a PS3 controller?

Downloaded Sims 4 off Origin to play on my MacBook Air that is 6 months old. I'm finding it really difficult to play with a trackpad and thought "I will have to get a mouse!" After Googling it I got ...
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Where is Euro Truck Simulator 2's “documents” folder located in OS X?

I want to add my own radio station to Euro Truck Simulator 2 but I need to get the file in ETS 2's document folder. It isn't in My Documents.
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Unable to launch Edna & Harvey: The Breakout on Mac OS X via Steam - Wineskin

I'm new here and I got no clue about PC/Mac/Games/how to ask questions in here in general so I need some help. (I've already looked through previous questions but nothing could help me...) I wanted ...
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How many controllers does OS X support?

Dear fellow Steam on OS X players, I wonder how many controllers can be connected either per USB or paired via Bluetooth to OS X? I have just one PS4 dualshock which works perfectly with my Macbook ...
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How can I run a dedicated Team Arena server using ioquake3 on OS X?

I am trying to get Team Arena to run as a dedicated server on OSX using the ioquake3 engine. I've managed to get Q3 to run okay but not the addon. Everything is installed for Team Arena in the ...
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Where is the shader packs folder on Mac?

I had downloaded some shader packs before, but now I can't find my shader packs folder. I am on a Mac.
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How do you minimize Age of Empires 3 on mac?

Is there any way to minimize the game when it is in fullscreen? Or change to another app.. Every time I need to go to another app i need to go to Options -> Graphics -> Windowed Mode -> Apply. Is ...
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MCPE server using a mac

I would like to run a Minecraft PE server that is hosted on my Mac. Is it possible to use port map and MAMP to host a server? I have already tried the port forwarding where I have to be on the world. ...
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Xbox 360 controller driver for latest OS X

I can't keep track Mac driver compatibility to use a Xbox 360 controller with the latest OS X release. What software do I need to set it up with El Capitan (10.11)?
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Is there any way I can do key combos on a steam controller (mac)

I would really like to be able to do combinations like ctrl+rightarrow and things like that. As a mac user knows, to switch between fullscreen apps (and use mission control), you need to use the ...
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X3:TC - Unlock all Starts

I'm currently playing through X3 : Terran Conflict, and am wondering how I would be able to unlock all the starts, without having to unlock them manually. I'm on a Mac, running the latest version of ...
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Is there any way to run an older version of the Steam client?

The latest auto-update of Steam (5 November 2015) has broken the Steam client on OS X 10.6.8. This means I can no longer install or update any of my games, nor even play games that use the Steam DRM ...
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Connect Wii classic controller to Mac X OS Yosemite

I am trying to map a Wii Classic Controller to my Mac (Yosemite) to play Minecraft. I got Wjoy which worked great for connecting my Wiimote to the Mac. I then got Enjoy2 for mapping the buttons, but I'...
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Creating Key Bindings for an Xbox One controller on Mac

I am really looking for a way to create key binding for an xbox one controller connected to a Mac. I know this is kind of a weird request, but I really want to try playing Guild Wars 2 with a ...
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Steam crashes on startup

A couple days ago I bought my new Mac for work because I use my PC for gaming. When I installed steam today it opened but now it crashes. It says "connecting to network" then says "Steam quit ...
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Roblox Launch Error Macintosh

Today I tried to join a game on ROBLOX, but failed in doing so. It gave me an error along these lines ROBLOX cannot connect to the internet After trying other games, reinstalling, restarting wi-...
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OSX FPS run key is toggle instead of press/relase

When playing Borderlands and Call of Duty 4 on OSX (running Yosemite), the shift key toggles running, and I have to press it again to stop running instead of simply letting it go. How do I fix this so ...
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Filter games to Mac-compatible on Steam

Is it possible to filter out Windows only games while on Windows? I'm getting a Mac soon for work purposes and I want to know what games I own will natively support Mac without having to buy Windows ...
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Razer Kraken 7.1 Chroma - Lighting Profiles per Game on Mac OS X

I just got my Razer Kraken 7.1 Chroma Headset today, and is my first of the kind, so have no idea. Just after opening Razer Synapse, I am taken to a "Lighting" page where I can change the lights on ...
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Virtual Machine - Logitech Rumble Gamepad F510 not recoginzed

I have a Windows 10 virtual machine (using Parallels Desktop v11) on my Mac (OS X Yosemite). I wanted to use my F510 gamepad with a game. So I did these things: Installed the Logitech Gaming ...
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Downloading runtime issue in Minecraft

I have Minecraft running on a Mac OS X Yosemite. When I click on it, a message shows me that it's "downloading runtime". I opened it a few times and it shows me the message again and again. Then I ...
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Open Syobon Action spikes in spritemap not displaying properly

I installed Open Syobon Action from SourceForge and installed it via Wine Bottler on my Mac OSX. It runs perfectly fine, but I noticed that the spike tiles aren't displaying properly and look like ...
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How do I get around needing administrator privleges, playing Guild Wars 2 on OS X?

During the install, Guild Wars 2 required administrator privileges. Since I didn't want to give them, I installed it to another computer, and moved the files. When I run it, it again asks for root ...
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“It's Better Together” Minecraft puzzle map in 2015

I'm trying to use the Minecraft puzzle map "It's Better Together" by FloddyFosh with my son, after we watched a YouTube video by Logdotzip. We ran into some issues similar to those that Logdotzip and ...
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Says Java Is Installed, But It Isn't

So, I've been installing Java v8 on my Mac time and time again, but whenever I try to launch Minecraft, on the launcher page, it crashes and says that I don't have Java installed. I don't know what to ...