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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Will Skyrim run on my old pc? [on hold]

This is my Pc. Will Skyrim run on it? Pentuim R dual core cpu e5700 3.00 ghz Ram 2GB, 1.75 usable 32 bit operating system
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Increase font size

It's very difficult to read object description and cutscenes subtitles when you're not close to the screen. I didn't find any option to set the text size. Is there a way to increase the HUD and the ...
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Is it possible to take screenshots in-game?

I've found many scenes in The Witcher 3 to be very pretty and I'd like to record them by taking a screenshot. Is it possible to take a screenshot actually in-game? If it is, how is it done? I am ...
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What will happen if I get GTA V from Steam and use the code on an account with GTA V Social Club Edition on it?

I bought GTA V from Rockstar Warehouse, but now I regret that decision. Will I keep my save data / online users if I use the code I get from Steam to activate on my current rockstar account? Also what ...
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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 reset the spaceship parts mission?

I have somehow missed one of the spaceship parts, I got as far as number 22 on a list when I noticed that it said 21/50. I remember successfully finding every single one of the first 22 parts on the ...
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Graphics Card on LoL [on hold]

I'm trying to install League of Legends on another computer with the graphics card: Intel(R) G33/G31 Express Chipset Family. I want to know if it actually runs and if it does, what kind of quality is ...
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Constant disconnects, playing online impossible

I've got a huge problem with my Dark Souls 2 SOTFS PC version. It is impossible for me to play online. I get disconnected quite often, but it's always different. Sometimes I get disconnected every 10 ...
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Controls for Lost Planet: Extreme Conditions

I started on PC a few days ago and have not found a single hint as to what the grenade button is. Can someone help?
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PS2 Controller on Resident Evil 6 (PC)

I have an USB PS2 Controller and I would like to play resident evil 6 using it. Actually, the controller works, however, when I need to press a button, the game tells me to press buttons "1, 2, 3, 4, ...
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Drive By mission - Pay'n Spray won't open

I'm trying to do the Drive By mission on GTA San Andreas PC edition. When I roll up on the Pay'n Spray and drive into the red area, the garage door won't open. Is there some trick to open the door?
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Dualshock2 controller not working properly on PC

Well I was using a Dualshock2 on my PC to play some classic Street Fighter games, but the left analog wasn't that good then I picked the second one I had here, but it have this problem: It works ...
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How do I upload a world?

I'm uploading my world to www.minecraftworldmap.com, and I'm confused. How exactly DO you upload a world? I've gone into the .minecraft saves folder, but no luck. Help please.
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Overheat bar in MW3 spec ops Arctic Recon

does somebody know why in MW3 dlc arctic recon (spec ops mission), the recon drone overheat bar doesnt show up? Does it matter that I play on PC? (on consoles the bar shows up). An answer would be ...
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If I upload a seed, will my creations be saved on it?

I am uploading a world, and if I upload it as a seed, will my user-made creations still be saved on the seed?
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Should I get permission before uploading gameplay videos? Is there a difference between uploading gameplay videos on youtube and monetization? [closed]

A couple of weeks ago, I decided to make a youtube channel of me playing games. Before I started though I knew I had to get the creators permission to upload their game onto my youtube channel. I ...
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Minecraft will not download on my Windows laptop! [closed]

I have tried both minecraft.exe and minecraft.msi for windows. Only the icon shows up in my downloads folder and on my desktop, but when I try to launch it, this window pops up. I also opened the ...
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Should I just buy the physical disc copy of gta 4 or stick with the retail version [closed]

Well I think I should just get the disc version of gta 4 pc. But I'm more worried if you could mod the physical disc version. But the reason I think I should get the two disc version is because I ...
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GTA V chop controls for PC?

How to control chop? I am asking for default controls. How to take him for a walk, etc. I found the list for consoles. http://www.gta5cheats.com/list-commands-control-chop/ ...
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Weird problem with first person camera in Skyrim

Here is a video showing the problem https://youtu.be/oZdg_TfFrd8 For some reason the first person mode is really messed up, aiming a bow in third person is also quite strange. I have tried a few ...
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Why am I getting such low FPS in the Witcher 2?

I bought Witcher 2 during the Steam sales, and I don't know why I get so low FPS... My specs are : MSI GE70 Intel i7 4700MQ 2.4GHz GTX 765M 2Go 8Gb RAM HDD 7200 RPM Low or High presets doesn't ...
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What is the vehicle despawn radius?

I was driving back and forth at the top of the map (gas station/mod shop) looking for a tow truck, when I see one driving down the road. I shoot the driver in the head and the truck crashes in ...
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How does race day work?

I dominated the 'battle machine' race day but I can't figure out what to do next to proceed. The next level is locked.
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Is there any way to get story mode only vehicles into online?

I've seen videos of people getting tow trucks and stuff in online, however these videos are old (probably patched) or for consoles. Is there a way to do this on PC?
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What happens to custom vehicles if the impound lot is full?

I found (stole) a tow truck, and tow trucks are awesome so I went and got it upgraded, resprayed, etc. I was going to go store it in my garage when there was a random event with some dudes robbing a ...
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GTA 5 big updates every launch, is this normal?

I installed GTA 5 on my pc on Friday, but every time I've launched it since there have been huge updates to download: Download history: Friday-60GB for the initial game install Saturday-14GB update ...
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Microphone options greyed out

The options for listening to other people is fine. I can adjust the settings on that no problem. The problem is when I try to adjust any of my microphone settings or even try to enable the microphone. ...
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Call of Duty: World at War not launching

After my old computer broke down, I've resorted to using a Windows XP computer. I installed Steam and downloaded Call of Duty: World at War through it. When I launch it, it asks me if I want to play ...
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How to jack cars from the passenger seat?

I've seen videos of people driving around in cars, and then the player in the passenger seat pushes the driver out of the car and takes control of it. Pressing F just makes you jump out of the car and ...
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GTA 4 Win 8.1 social club does load up but when I click play the loading circle shows up for a second or two but nothing happens

Yeah thats all that happens. I bought it on steam digitally. But theres a ReadMe file in the Gta 4 folder and it has a list of downloads. Is that what I need or does it not work for windows 8.1? ...
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Grand Theft Auto V Setup Tool requires Windows Media Player

The title says it all, and I seem to have a bit of a problem with WMP. Windows just decides to be a horrible jerk and fails the installation in Windows Features. The failure is always accompanied by ...
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How do I fix the sound of my game when I start a Skype call? [migrated]

Whenever I am playing a game, and I call my friend on Skype, the sound on my game goes super low, to where I can barely hear it, and it remains the same all through the Skype call. However, though, ...
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GTA V PS4 with PC multiplayer compatibility

Is it possible to play GTA Online on PS4 with my friends on PC?
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Transferring Mass Effect characters on PC

Simple. I finished Mass Effect 1 on PC. And it says I need to goto the save file or something like that. I tried. I googled. Im still puzzled. Thanks
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Copying the DVD contents to HDD and installing GTA V?

Did anyone try copying the DVD contents to a folder on HDD and installing from it? Does it work? I have the DVD version. Copying 7 DVDs now. My Gaming Desktop doesn't have a DVD drive. I am copying ...
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GTA V install updates help?

After installing from DVD, the game downloads a mandatory 5GB update and then a 350Mb patch. Does the updater resume from a partial download? I have a slow internet connection and will need to ...
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GTA V PC init guide? [closed]

I am waiting for my GTA V DVD version delivery. In the mean time, I have a few questions. Can I install it on both my Desktop and my Laptop using only one copy? Does the installer resume from a ...
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Will I be in the cheaters lobby after my ban lifts?

I just got banned from GTA Online for 2 weeks and I wonder if I'll be in cheaters lobby after 2 weeks. Also yes, it is my first time of getting banned.
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PC Steering Wheel Driver Problem

I have Canyon CNG-GW3 Steering Wheel. I was using it with windows autodriver caller PS2/PS3 steering wheel (or something like that). But this driver dont support force-feedback. So I installed Canyon ...
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Does the game keep the last vehicle you drove when you start a mission?

I was playing as Michael and found an abandoned police car. I began driving it to Lester when I got a call from Amanda saying to come pick her up in a police car after she was arrested. I got out of ...
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When playing with XBox 360 wireless controller, many pc games will intermittently freeze, pause, or alt-tab to desktop

While playing a game with the XBox 360 wireless controller on PC many games will intermittently get paused and-or alt-tab to the desktop. This doesn't happen when playing with the keyboard and mouse. ...
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Can't see my wanted level

I have a GTA 5 for PC. It is an original copy. After the 3rd update (325 MB) I cannot see my wanted level anymore. Also during the loading screen, it shows Xbox controls on the right bottom of the ...
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Does joining an online session with a different aiming mode on PC change anything?

So as the question asks i'm curious to know whether or not joining an online session changes my aim mode. Specifically whenever the game tells me that the session i'm joining is using a different ...
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Where is the “Can't Touch This” t-shirt?

I finished a heist without getting shot and it said that I got the t-shirt, now I want to wear it to show it to the whole world but I can't seem to find it anywhere. Not in ponsonbys nor in wardrobe.
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cl_first_person_uses_world_model crashes game

Recently, I heard that you could enable the VR mode for Portal without the Oculus Rift using: cl_first_person_uses_world_model 1 Excited, I wanted to try it. But when I used it, it didn't work. I ...
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Portal - Look Up and Look Down are not working with gamepad or keyboard

I am attempting to use a gamepad with Portal 1. I enabled the gamepad in settings, and adjusted the sensitivity. I bound my gamepad's keys to the 'Turn Left and Right' and 'Look up and down' settings, ...
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Player gets stuck in certain directions

So the main part of my problem is that in GTA Online my player will get stuck going in a certain direction while running, walking, or driving and nothing I press will fix it. I can't change the ...
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How to restore GTA 5 from a external hard drive [duplicate]

I bought GTA5 this weekend over steam, then realised that the game is 60GB big and I use a capped line. I asked one of my friends to make a copy of the game so I can restore the game using steam and ...
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“Unable to initialize DirectX 9 device” when attempting to launch GTA V?

I have GTA V on Steam and when I go to launch it after downloading, the loading screen comes up and and then goes to a message: Unable to initialize DirectX 9 device I've tried asking R* for ...
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Controller Problem (Solved)

So, I just got a PC X-Box controller, I downloaded JoyToKey and a config file for Minecraft, but when I move the stick to the left, it goes up. When I move it down, it goes right etc. Can someone ...