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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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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How can I improve my aim in Overwatch? [on hold]

Transitioning to Overwatch after primarily playing shooters on consoles has not been easy. On consoles I feel very comfortable and usually put sensitivity up to 7-9 (out of 10). Playing Overwatch on ...
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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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Lag spikes in Counter Strike : Condition Zero [duplicate]

I am trying to play CS:CZ on my laptop, here are the specs- i5 6200 2.3 GHz 8 GB RAM 4 GB Nvidia GeForce 940M Win 10 That should be enough to run cs right? Single Player runs 99 FPS locked. I have a ...
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Object Generation [duplicate]

Hi guys I've been reading this exchange for a while, and this question pops out of my mind. I'll try to be as clear as i can. Let's assume a mob drops me a legendary item. Then I go to town, and I ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Can 3 people be in a LAN world?

Can 3 people be in a LAN world at the same time because when the third person tried to join he couldnt see my LAN world and i watched a youtube video if 3 people can be on a LAN world and it said for ...
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Which console's processor is better? [closed]

Which console's processor is better to make a PC - Xbox 360 or PS3. My big brother is making a custom-built PC and wants to know about this. I've heard that more than a 100 PS3s were used to make ...
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Extremely low FPS in all the games

I used to play games on my system like GTA IV, Mafia II and Counter Strike : Global Offensive around 1.5 years ago and then I quit gaming. Then after a few months, I tried playing those games again, ...
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Serana following when I haven't told her to follow me [duplicate]

Serana from Dawnguard DLC is following me when I don't want her to. I have a stealthy playing style so it's annoying when I constantly have her behind me. The setting looks like this: She follows ...
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How do I fix my resolution?

I recently redownloaded dark souls on a new laptop. Had a few problems with the game loading but that has been resolved in a previous question. A new problem has risen. The resolution is all stuffed ...
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Do I need to purchase another Sims games to play The Sims 4: Get to work?

Do I need to purchase all the Sims games to play The Sims 4: Get to Work (expansion pack)? I already tried to install the the game to my computer and it is saying that I need another game but I don't ...
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Spore Problem with Missions

I can't run the "I'd like to colonize a planet" mission. And every time I leave the presence of my homeworld even if its just to my moon, it starts bugging me constantly. Can anyone help?
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Not recieving any data, but sending - Hamachi

My friend has created a Hamachi server (open to LAN) on Minecraft. Every time I join, I have the same issue: I can move around the world, dig, attack... and he sees me do so, but I don't see anything ...
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Why does breaking wood blocks have such a delay in minecraft, and how do I fix?

I have played minecraft avidly in the past, and am quite sure I still know the controls. My problem is, when I start a new game, and start trying to break wood blocks, they break, and almost instantly ...
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Why are there grids on every entity (Minecraft)

Hey guys. There have been these grid like things that show up on every entity. Idk why and it's really bothering my work. Any ideas?
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GTA5 Get rid of Chop

I have inherited a dog and worked out how to stop him following me around but is there a way to get rid of him all together? I'm very house proud and don't want him messin up my yard when I have folks ...
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GTA5 Scripthook after update error

I have GTA5 on pc and use the Script hook mod but after the update it no longer works and the game just gives an error saying do you want to update Script hook? There isn't as yet a Script hook ...
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How do I obtain the amulet in Candy Box

I currently have all the pieces of clothing except the old amulet. I would prefer to get it before I take on the castle keep quest but I have attempted all the currently available quests. Is it ...
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Half Life 2, Episode 1 starts running slow in-game

I'm playing Half-Life 2, Episode 1 on a mediocre laptop. Half Life 2 ran perfectly after tinkering with the video settings. I understand that Episode 1 is more demanding on the graphics. The ...
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Max Payne No Gameplay on Windows 7

I have a physical disc copy of Max Payne 1. The disc does not work with Windows 7. I searched many gaming forums and their answers have not given me any success. The PC I'm trying to run it on has ...
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Steam game share, how do I move my main pc?

I game shared with a couple of friends and it was all good on my old PC, but I got a new one and I am using my game share library when I play games. How do I stop my PC from being in the shared ...
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What's the difference between buying a “PC game” and a “PC code”?

I have been playing Xbox games on Windows 10 and I want to buy Far Cry 3 to play on my PC. On Amazon I see two different things: one is Far Cry 3 for PC only which is the one I should buy but then ...
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CSGO: How to disable “deathcam” from the server level?

This is not a thread for discussing the justification for / against "deathcam". I am building dedicated servers for CSGO tournament play (in a 100+ seat LAN setting), and require the settings to ...
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Repair Teleporter in Fallout 4

I built the teleporter in Sanctuary Hills and used it to get into the Institute. The settlement was later attacked and the teleporter was damaged. Unfortunately, because it's a unique building, it ...
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What are the default CS:GO Controller controls in the XBox?

I want to play CS:GO with a controller and my trusty program that will help my dreams come true (aka. Controller Emulators) and I want to know the default CS:GO controller controls in the Xbox. Is it ...
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Do I have to get rid of my mods to play multiplayer?

I have some mods downloaded for a single player world I play on and I was wondering, if I want to play in multiplayer, will I need to get rid of these mods? Similarly, if I have multiple single player ...
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Play old Lego.com games Junkbot and Worldbuilder, saving progress

Back in the day, Lego.com had some excellent games. I particularly enjoyed: Junkbot Junkbot Undercover (a.k.a. Junkbot 2) Worldbuilder Worldbuilder 2 These games are no longer on Lego.com, but are ...
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SteelSeries Engine 3 won't open

So first off, the lights in my SteelSeries Apex has gone out, but that's not my primary issue, as long as the thing works, I can live without the fancy lights. Basically Engine 3 won't open at all. ...