The PC tag should be used for questions about PC-specific problems with a game, and the tweaking of a PC configuration to best accommodate gaming. Applies to all of Linux, Windows and OS X.

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Unreal (non-military) Action Games [on hold]

I'm a fan of the game "Unreal Tournament 2004", and now I'm looking for similar games. I had searched the list of the top games of a couple of recent years, and almost all of action games are based ...
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Fallout 4 companion bug

For some reason in my play through, the companions no longer have any reactions to chem use anymore. I noticed this when I picked up hancock and used some mentats and there was no caption stating "...
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Experiencing packet loss, unsure how to fix it [on hold]

I called my ISP and chatted online with an agent at my ISP and neither really understood what packets were, how to fix it, or anything..they just kept telling me "well on my end your download speed is ...
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Fastest way to get money in Skyrim? [duplicate]

I've been playing for a while, but the only problem I have is generally not having enough money. I want to build my house for Hearthfire, but I don't want to spend all my money solely on wood and ...
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How can I automatize Minecraft split-screen launch process? [on hold]

To play local split-screen multiplayer Minecraft on PC (with controllers), I installed the mod joypadmod in a profile where I installed the forge application. Then, when I want to play, here is the ...
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'Callooh, callay!' Quote [on hold]

There is a pc game I've played recently where a common quote is a whimsical man saying 'Callooh, callay!' (like the Alice in Wonderland poem). What game is thing? I have a feeling it's Hearthstone, ...
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Sims 3 Expansions on Steam

I bought the Sims 3 and multiple expansion packs at a store. I wanted to install some expansion packs through Steam, and I am completely aware that if I want to to that, I will need to first install ...
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Why is my Call Of Duty Black Ops 2 not loading?

I'm having a problem: Call Of Duty Black Ops 2 is not opening at all, not even bringing a window and saying not responding, it's just not loading. How can I fix this? My system specifications: ...
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GSdx10 plugin for PCSX2 1.4.0 not showing in config menu

I downloaded the GSdx10 plugin for PCSX2 1.4.0 and placed in with the other GSdx plugins in "C:\Program Files (x86)\PCSX2 1.4.0\Plugins" folder. It is not showing in the configuration menu. How do I ...
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Would this be a good PC to purchase for games such as Minecraft, CS:GO, etc? [closed]

So this may not be the right website, but I just wanted to ask if the PC I am thinking about buying is good for what I would like to use it for. I'm a total newbie to PC buying, building, etc. (This ...
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Best storage option for performance 2 SSD's and 1HDD? [closed]

i have been searching a lot about what is the best storage option for me, and i arrived to the following conclusion: One 120GB SSD for OS and applications (antivirus, etc) One 240 GB (or bigger) ...
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What is the best motherboard ASUS or MSI [closed]

I need to buy a good motherboard for gaming. Tell me the best from these two motherboards and please mentions If there are other recommendations in similar range from you. 1. ASUS B150 PRO GAMING/...
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Lagging with good PC [closed]

So the topic explains it. I have 60 FPS (according to the programs I use), but I still notice it lagging. I can't figure out why, if you know stuff about computers here are my specs: Core i5-4670 ...
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Can I disable Global Chat?

I have literally no use for the global chat feature, as I am either going to play solo, or with my friends. All that I get from global chat is random people saying random things, so can I just disable ...
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Skyrim Thieves Guild Bug

I know my game is glitched, because its been well documented on every wiki and forum I've looked at but I need an answer. I've gone through all the mainline quests, killing mercer, returning the ...
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Is it possible to record console gameplay with PC

don't know if I am asking in the right place but would appreciate help, I want to record the gameplay from my sega megadrive and gamecube using a PC.I have the software to screen record my PC screen ...
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Xbox controller triggers not working with the game

The game doesn't seem to detect analog input from the triggers on my Xbox 360 controller. With keyboard everything works fine, but Shaun White Skateboarding uses a flick system, similar to the Skate ...
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F710 lost my nano reciever, can I connect with bluetooth dongle as alternative?

Hi my problem is exactly as the title says, Im planning to buy a bluetooth(4.0) dongle so I could use my Logitech F710-Gamepad again. But to play it safe, I need to know first if it would realy work ...
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Will I receive a second copy of Dishonored in my Steam inventory, if I pre-order Dishonored 2 as a gift, and add it to my library that way?

If you attempt to purchase Dishonored 2 using 'Purchase for myself' it says: "you will not receive an extra copy of: Dishonored" Will I still receive the Dishonored definitive edition for myself ...
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My Fallout 4 will not get past the initial loading screen

I am attempting to launch either vanilla or modded Fallout 4, but either way, I cannot get past the initial loading screen. It freezes the second the circle in the bottom right corner comes up. Since ...
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How do you give yoursefl a 'nickname' in chat or above the player?

I want to make a role play like some youtubers, but i do not know how to give other people nicknames. I really need help a.s.a.p and thanks for your help and time.
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Why Isn't this Valid Housing? [Terraria PC] [duplicate]

I was recently playing Terraria on my laptop when I saw that this was not valid housing. Why? I might be stupid and there could just be a simple answer but do any of you know?
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Fifa 16 - PC -all players rendered black with Intel Iris Pro Graphics 580

I just bought the Intel NUC Skull Canyon (NUC6i7KYK) with the latest Iris Pro Graphics Card (580). As this is supposed to be a Mini PC for gaming, i expected FIFA 16 to be working. But unfortunately ...
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How to change the name of the second player in Rocket League?

The player name in Rocket League is the Steam name by default. When playing in split-screen mode, the second player's name is Steam Name(2). I have tried a few things suggested in Youtube Videos: ...
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What does the number next to achievements mean?

Next to each achievement in Overwatch there's a little number in a circle, what does that mean?
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Fix or reinstall DirectX in Windows 8

Since DirectX 11 in Windows 8, there's no standalone installer I can download. I suspect there's something wrong with my DirectX install and I want to either remove it and uninstall, or apply some ...
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D3DERR_NOTAVAILABLE error. How do I fix it?

I'm trying to play "Batman: Arkham Asylum". I bought it on Steam and haven't played it yet. I downloaded it and, apparently, it was successfully installed. However, every time I try to start the game ...
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Why does my Xbox One Controller stop responding while playing games on Windows 10?

So I started playing Final Fantasy XIII - 2 via Steam the other day using my Xbox One controller and I noticed that whenever the game showed a prompt (i.e save game, play tutorial, anything in the ...
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360 controller sticking in 3rd person view

I'm playing Skyrim. I put it in first person view and as soon as I start walking around it jumps back to 3rd person. I've tried s1st,tfc,epc in console commands but nothing is working I want to play ...
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Setting choices without playing the previous games

I've played the first The Witcher some time ago now and I remember it already felt dated when I played it. I never finished it but I did make almost to the end and I eventualoly watched a long play to ...
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Can a PC player join a PS2 server hosted on a pc in LAN?

I am investigating the compatibility between the console version and the pc version of the game, with no results: I cannot find any information about joining a swbf2 server with both client versions. ...
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Dark Souls 3: How to press OK?

I'm failing to find a button to remove messages from my sreen. For example, near Firelink there is a tree, which looks like a giant. You can "Examine" it by pressing "A" or it's equivalent for the ...
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Strange lag in Mirror's edge

I was trying to play Mirror's Edge on my new Win 10 Laptop with 1. i5 6200 2.3 GHz 2. 4 GB GeForce 940M 3. 8 GB RAM The game was running on highest settings, res 1366x768. The game runs just fine, ...
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Does Stardew Valley have poweruser keyboard support?

I am not an experienced PC gamer but I am a software developer who tries to leave the keyboard as little as possible during the day. I've had a lot of trouble with this in Stardew Valley. The ...
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Where can I find my screenshots?

I took some screenshots with the in-game Photo Mode in the Forza 6 Apex beta, but I can't find them anywhere. Are the screenshots available anywhere in a readable format or are they obfuscated and ...
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How often can you harvest Sleeping Tree Sap?

How often can you harvest Sleeping Tree Sap from the Sleeping Tree in the Sleeping Tree Camp? I've previously heard that it refreshes daily, or when the site resets (7 days after last visit?), or ...
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Where are screenshots taken in Overwatch on PC stored?

Looking through my file explorer to find screenshots I took in-game and can't seem to find them in the program files folder. Where are the Overwatch screenshots I take in-game stored in my hdd or sdd?
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How to exit fullscreen?

Can someone please help me? My minecraft just zoomed in all of a sudden and i don't know how to get it back. it takes up the FULL screen, not even leaving room for the task bar at the bottom. this is ...
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Target lock/release on XBox 360 controller

I just started playing Dark Souls 3 on PC. I get it's meant to be played on gamepad, so I grabbed my X360. But I can't figure out which button is used for target lock/release. It says R, with an ...
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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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Dark Souls 2 Shutting Off Laptop on Low

Okay so this is a VERY strange issue. But I have a (very old, beaten, soon to be replaced) laptop with an AMD Radeon, 4GBs of RAM, and a 512 GB HDD. I tried running Dark Souls 2, and it SHUTS OFF my ...
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Asphalt 8 PC stops at loading during joining room on local WiFi

lets assume i created a local wifi room, When other players click on Join room through local WiFi, when they click on join, It just keeps showing Joining Room (with a circular bar rolling ...
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Can I get dunked on again?

I just beat undertale on genocide route for the first time. One of the bosses was really fun to fight. In particular, I really liked fighting the boss I'm a homicidal maniac who enjoys killing ...
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Killer instinct cross plataform online?

I want to know if I can play Killer Instinct in my PC against someone playing in a xbox one. How does this work? Using xbox live?
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Minecraft 1.9.2: Ender chest disappearing in End after death

I have this recurrent problem. Each time I die in the End, the Ender chest I placed in it disappears, which is very annoying. Is it a bug? Is it because the enderdragon destroys it every time? I am ...
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Dark Souls 3 xBox One Controller not working on PC [duplicate]

I have been trying to play Dark Souls 3 with an XBox One Wired Controller. The game is not recognizing the controller at all. I have tested the controller with Dark souls 2 and it works fine. I ...
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Why does my Xbox One controller not work on Dark Souls 3 PC?

I'm trying to play Dark Souls 3 on my PC and my controller is not detected at all. My controller is able to navigate Steam's Big Picture mode just fine, so I don't think this is a problem with my ...
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How do I add plugins to a singleplayer world?

I am playing Minecraft 1.9.2. I want to install Bukkit or some other plugin to my single-player world. I know it is possible to install plugins on multi-player servers, but I'm not sure about single-...