A 2013 cooperative first-person shooter, developed by Overkill Software, for Windows, Xbox 360 and PS3. It is the sequel to Payday: The Heist.

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When are guards alerted by nearby kills?

For example, when trying to silently take out (shoot) a guard on the top floor of the Shadow Raid job, some times (and seemingly at random), a guard on the roof will be alerted. This then leads to the ...
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What are differences/perks of the different Ballistic Vests in Payday 2

I know the light ballistic vest makes you move a little vaster compared to the others but I want to know what exactly the differences between them all. I'm leaning towards the normal vest because it's ...
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How do I change my weapon's name?

I know that you can change it on PC, but I don't know how to do it on PS4.
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How does “Dodge” really work?

This has actually been a burning question I have had for the longest time now. How does the "Dodge" mechanic in Payday 2 really work? To my (vague) knowledge, dodge allows you to basically avoid ...
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I'm not receiving money from missions

I just started the game, and completed 4 missions, but my spending cash is still the same. I went to buy guns, and it says I still have same amount, even though last mission I earned $6000. Where is ...
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How to get “Oh, That's How You Do It” achievement?

Now I've gone through my share of Payday 2 achievements. However,there are still a few achievements which have got me stumped. In this case, it's the "Oh, That’s How You Do It". Essentially, you have ...
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Is it possible to convert a bulldozer using a Dominator skill?

If I deal a lot of damage to a bulldozer and approach him as he is reloading, is it possible to convert/dominate him? Notes: There is a video on yt, but it shows only a bug I guess. I cannot ...
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Why does no one drop into my public Payday 2 game?

Update 8/21/15 Due to the number of views on this question, I thought I should update about the situation, which is that Xbox One players still cannot join each other's games if they are not ...
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Did not obtain Aubery Mask after getting Phew!

Played the Hotline Miami mission on V. Hard, and on day 2 I defused the bomb on the guy in the chair, unlocking the trophy "phew!", we went on to complete the mission. However there's still no Aubery ...
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Can't solo the jewelery heist, because everyone gets alerted in the street

I'm a bit new to this game but I can't even do this easy mission. I take out the guards, but when I go into the main part of the store and tell everyone to get down, about 6 pedestrians on the street ...
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How can I fix the glitch, Hud_Hint_Clean_Block_Interract

I recently downloaded Payday 2 on my computer. Legitimately through Steam of course. I start up by heading over to the safe house and starting that introduction mission. At the start of the mission, ...
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Where do I find the hidden Toast?

According to one of the devs from Payday there's supposed to be some sort of Hidden Toast. https://twitter.com/ZombeyPaz/status/596381527631597569 What is the Hidden Toast, and where do I find it? ...
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The good, the bad and the ugly

What are these achievements on PAYDAY 2? The good requires 10 actions. My first guess was placeholders but it seems like they may relate to a future heist, like Golden Grin?
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Kill 10 snipers with flachette rounds not working

Hiya I still haven't found a solution for this odd situation yet, but for some reason killing snipers with flacette rounds (on any shotgun may i remind you) doesn't lower the counter of many I need to ...
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PAYDAY 2 - Fresh Install [duplicate]

Recently my PAYDAY has been crashing a lot because I have been installing and uninstalling a lot of mods. I think that because I have tweaked with the PAYDAY files so much it is starting to crash. I ...
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If I uninstall a steam game (Payday 2), will I keep my progress? [duplicate]

I want to download GTA V, but I don't have enough disk space and the only game I have left to uninstall is Payday 2. However, I have been playing it frequently, even going on 17 hour marathons to ...
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How do I remove hacked money?

I recently played PAYDAY 2 with a hacker. He did not use hacks through the main session but at the end I seemed to get 1 billion dollars into my spending cash. I am sure this was a hacker as it said ...
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Pocohud and Hoxhud Compatibility

I currently have HoxHud, and find it very useful, but I recently I have seen some players reporting useful messages in the chat such as health replenishment and warnings of 3 downs. I would like to ...
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What does the Assault End Time mean in HoxHud?

I recently got HoxHud and love all the extra information it gives you, especially the assault waves, but was wondering what the 'ASSAULT END TIME:' meant? It shows a number but no units. Does that ...
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How to know exact right time to duplicate the keycard?

I'm a newbie with Payday 2. When I saw people can duplicate the keycard I wondered why/how it works (e.g. when they say 20 and 1:20 minutes/second). How do I duplicate the keycard?
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Character Statistics after Uninstall

PayDay 2 maintains a save file on your local machine which contains some character stats, I don't know the specifics of everything it contains, but I do know I had to restore a backup of it once as ...
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Which perks and skills needed to get Tabula Rasa?

I am trying to get the 'Tabula Rasa' achievement on PAYDAY 2 and I wanted to know what the required perks and skills are to get it. You can view it here: ...
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How do I get the Beaver Team achievement?

So me and a few friends have been trying to get this achievement but never make it. How is it possible? Does each member have to find a chainsaw? If so what are the possible spawn points?
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How do I get the Breaking Dead achievement?

The achievement Breaking Dead for the Bomb heist specifically states: In the Bomb: Dockyard heist, find the meth lab. So where is this meth lab located? I checked all the buildings on both sides ...
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Where do I find meth ingredients in the Bomb: Dockyard heist?

In the new The Bomb DLC for Payday 2 there is an achievement for finding the meth lab in the Bomb: Dockyard. I found the lab in a container on the ship, but where is it possible for the meth ...
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Where are the instructions for making Meth in The Bomb: Dockyard

In the new The Bomb dlc for Pay Day 2 there is an achievement for finding the meth lab in The Bomb: Dockyard. I found the lab in a container on the ship, but couldn't find the instructions for ...
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What is the highest amount of EXP I can get from any heists?

Right now I have hit III-0 and would like to level up quickly. I hate doing small heists because they are tedious and don't net the best exp/time. So what heist can net me the most exp? Including ...
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What is the period between assault waves called?

What is the period between assault waves called? Break, intermission, pause, something like that? What is the official terminology for the phase between assault waves? I'm looking for the meaning ...
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What are the “Željezo se kuje dok je vruce. Cega nema, ne mose se ni uzeti” in the Payday 2 achievements for?

These achievements just popped up in Payday 2. NO clue what language they're in, nor why they don't obviously look English like. What are these achievements for?
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What is the highest dodge chance I can achieve in game?

Is there a cap for dodge chance in Payday 2, or is can I hit 100% dodge? What is the highest dodge chance I can hit in game?
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Where can the security rooms spawn on The Diamond heist?

Where are the possible spawn locations for the Security (ie Camera) room in The Diamond. I've seen in the maintenance rooms in the Lower Hall (see image below). Can the Security Room be in any of ...
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How do I pass the grid of stones to the diamond?

There's a grid of stones on the way to the diamond in the diamond exhibition room in the newest heist, The Diamond. Kind of like Indiana Jones, where one must carefully step on the right steps to ...
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Tiara in the front?

In Ukrainian job Bain often says "check the front too, it doesn't have to be in the back" referring to the Tiara. I've done the mission over a hundred times and never seen it in the front. So is Bain ...
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Payday 2 mask levels as they relate to the Ghost Riders achievement

The Ghost Riders achievement for Payday 2 states that you have to "Complete a heist while you and your four man crew are wearing one different difficulty mask each". My question: Do all the different ...
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What's the point of opening the train doors in the White X-mas Heist?

On the White X-Mas heist in Payday 2 there are two trains that have doors that can open with shaped charges. What are the benefits of opening the trains? I blew one open to go inside, but the only ...
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How do I get the Impossible, It Can’t Be. Is it? achievement?

How do I get the achievevment Impossible, It Can’t Be. Is it? Secure the rare Almir’s Toast. What is the Almir's Toast?
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How does the “Akimbo Ace” skill stack with the Hitman perk deck's “Tooth and Claw” perk?

The Fugitive skill tree's "Akimbo Ace" skill and the Hitman perk deck's "Tooth and Claw" perk modifies the same Akimbo weapon-related stats: Tooth and Claw Your stability penalty with Akimbo ...
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Can one high-level player permanently block cops from spawning during assaults?

I think we can all agree that heists such as Big Bank or Rats would be a lot easier to complete if there were no cops whatsoever on the map. Is there a way for one high-level player to prevent ...
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Avoid ever being John Wick

The October Crimefest brought about 2 additional playable characters within the game, namely Hoxton and the terribly acted John Wick. Within the game you can set your preferred character to whatever ...
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How do I rename my weapons?

I've seen some screenshots where the person renamed their gun. How do I rename mines? The only options are modify, move, sell, preview. No option to rename, nothing in options either.
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Low FPS when running Payday 2

I have noticed that in Payday 2, even at the LOWEST settings, I get ~20-30 fps. My specs absolutely blow the requirements out of the water. Here they are: (My specs | Recommended specs) ...
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Difference between doctor-bag (Mastermind) and first-aid-kit (Fugative)?

What is the difference between the two? (I just noticed the new class and recent changes yesterday and haven't had the time to play much) I'm guessing it has something to do with potency and ...
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Who was the traitor that sold out Old Hoxton?

Throughout the mission "Hoxton Breakout", Old Hoxton keeps saying lines like "I know who fucking sold me out", "There's a traitor already deep within our group". Does he ever reveal who the traitor ...
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How do I get the “I am free!” achievements?

In Payday 2, there are four achievements with no image and no description simply called "I", "am", "free", and "!" How do I get these? I tried searching, but couldn't find anything. For example, ...
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How do perk decks work?

I dont' understand how this even works? It just got updated so there's no more set bonuses. Can someone explain the full concept to me?
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How can I get Perk Points?

Update 39 added perk decks that require perk points to unlock. But I don't know how to acquire these points, as it's not explained in the update log and I kind of skipped past the tutorial prompt. ...
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With the new music update, is it possible to play the “loud” music during stealth?

As stated in the title, with the release of the Big Music Update, is there any way to play the music that would play during a loud heist while still in stealth rather than the stealth music?
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Do flechette rounds pierce/reduce armor?

Do flechette rounds actually bypass shields and/or reduce the effectiveness of armor? If yes, does the damage drop to 25% similar to how AP rounds work with shields? I haven't had much luck using ...
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Pay Day 2 Pro Job vs Difficulty for experience

In Pay Day 2 do you get more experience for doing a heist on a higher difficulty (say very hard) then doing the same heist as a Pro Job on a lower difficulty (say hard)? Does the number of days a ...
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Where are the Crowbar spawn locations in Shadow Raid?

Where are the spawn locations for he Crowbar mission item in the Shadow Raid heist? And do the locations differ based on difficulty? I've played through a couple times on Hard and there is always ...