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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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? [on hold]

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. 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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How can I take my car back?

I was trying to get an ATV, when the game glitched and I lost it, can I take it back? I originally posted this on reddit, it has more information about what I did.
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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 ...
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Grand theft auto V has exited unexpectedly (after notebook fix update)

For some reason my GTA V still keeps crashing even after the update wich should "fix" the problem with 2 graphics cards. Also when I try to run only with my intel/amd graphics card it ends up giving ...
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Is there a map editor thats not a mod

I've played Skyrim on XBox a few times and I really enjoy the scenery. Skyrim, being a big puzzle on its own, has required me to look up a few things and I sometimes came across posts talking about a ...
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How do I eject my disc (Vietcong Disc 2) with a game in it? [closed]

As I am fiddling around with Vietcong to work on my Windows 7 Home Premium computer, my Disc 2 of the game will not eject from my computer. I can feel it and hear the disc still running in my ...
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How to transfer GTA V save files?

How can you transfer your save files from one computer to another? I can't find any function on Social Club or steam.
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How can I repeat the tutorial?

I mistakenly skipped the tutorial and now I can't join my friend. I know there is a workaround by using social club invites but I think that I have to play the tutorial. I'm on PC btw.
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Lag when playing Rust

Yesterday I bought Rust on Steam, I downloaded and installed it without any problem. When I try to join a server to play, it stays on the loading screen for about 20 minutes and when the game finally ...
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Need for speed Run freezing [duplicate]

Everytime i run need for speed run... It takes me to the game playing screen and after 5 minutes it just freezes It still does not work after that. I have tried installing the game by disabling audio ...
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GTA 5 has exited unexpectedly AMD [duplicate]

I installed the game but It gave me "Grand Theft Auto V has exited unexpectedly". I'm using a laptop with AMD 6770M I already checked all my MD5. I'm pretty sure my laptop is way beyond the minimum ...
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Grand Theft Auto V has exited unexpectedly [duplicate]

I have a Sager NP9150 laptop with an i7-3610QM CPU and a AMD HD 7970m GPU. I get the Grand Theft Auto V has exited unexpectedly error when I try run the game and it happens in safe mode also. It was ...
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How do I invert the swimming controls in GTA V on PC?

I'm playing GTA V on PC with an Xbox 360 controller. How do I invert the swimming controls so that pressing Up on the Left Stick moves up while swimming, and vice versa for going down? I only saw an ...
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GTA V for PC exited unexpectedly

I recently ordered the GTA V PC from Steam and when I finished installing and launch the game. It gave me "Grand Theft Auto V has exited unexpectedly". I tried "safe mod" and every option available, ...
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Reduce the four views to only two (1st and 3rd person)

I am playing GTA V on PC via Steam, with my XBOX 360 wireless gamepad. To switch between views, I press the select-button, which cycles between 1st person and three kinds of 3rd person (with three ...
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GTA 5 PC minor controls

On the Xbox 360 (and presumably the other consoles) version of the game you were able to walk up to people and press left and right on the dpad to either insult or compliment people, not really any ...
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Restart GTA5 preload after being interrupted

I'm currently preloading GTA5 for PC via a non-Steam-key When I close the download tool and open it again I can't continue to download the files (the installer thinks that the game already got ...
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Higher-than-normal latency issue [closed]

I have been having this latency and lag spike issue for quite some time, around 3-5 months, and its really annoying. Here's how it goes. I play League of Legends frequently and I used to get solid ...
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Steam Game Preloading [closed]

So I preordered GTA V PC back at the beginning of February and, as you may or may not know, you were able to begin preloading it on April 7. I understand that I can't play it until it is released on ...
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Is the Atomic Blimp available for PS4 and XB1 owners?

Rockstar announced bonus content for returning players and I pre-ordered the PC version. In their post, the Atomic Blimp was not mentioned but another one, Xero Blimp was introduced. Are they the same ...
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How do you stop a /playsound music clip?

How do you stop music with command blocks? For example, when I use command /playsound records.far @p ~ ~ ~10 8.0 1.0 1.0 it plays the selected song, in this case far, but how do you stop the ...
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What game is this?

What game is this? I am looking for ages, but nothing. I found one screenshot. Can someone tell me what game is this?
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How to make User Objects for Universe Sandbox 2?

I've looked all over the Internet for a tutorial, but came up with zero results. In the "Add" menu of Universe Sandbox 2, there is a button named "User Objects". This obviously means there is a way ...
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Can I prevent Mass Effect 3 (PC) from attempting to connect to EA's servers when the game starts?

Console versions of Mass Effect 3 have an option (Extras --> Settings --> Online) to disable the connection to EA servers. Is there a way I can do this on my Windows 8.1 PC? I already have the game ...
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Why does my obsidian boat sink?

So I played the new Minecraft snapshot 15w14a, and I saw a obsidian boat in my creative inventory. I put it in the water, but it sank immediately. Why does my obsidian boat sink?
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How might I find the Hammerhead?

In the Saints Row series, there exists a muscle car called the Hammerhead. The Saints Row Wiki does not contain any information on locating the vehicle in Saints Row: The Third and Saints Row IV, and ...
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How to install DSfix for Dark Souls PC?

I have downloaded DSfix for Dark Souls, because I want to run the game at 60fps and at a higher resolution. I followed the install instructions, which are simply to extract the contents of the folder ...
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Minecraft launcher continuously loading [closed]

When I load up the Minecraft launcher, where the play button would be it says 'Loading' and does not change. I have waited a whole hour, hoping it was taking a while to load in, to no avail. This ...
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Minecraft Inventory Click-Hold To Move Items Problem/Glitch

Recently, for some reason I'm having trouble moving items in my inventory. Instead of just clicking to select, then clicking once again to deselect; I have to click and hold then move it to the ...
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Mc Heli Fuel UI Error?

I attempt to open the fuel UI by pressing "R" and my game says there is a fatal error and brings me back to the title screen. Anyone have this issue or know what might be causing it? Minecraft 1.7.10 ...
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Can I run games from an external hard drive? [closed]

If I install my games on an external hard drive, can I run it on a computer without leaving a footprint, and without internet access? The games I'm trying to play are: world-of-warcraft, ...
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Minecraft 1.7.10 crashes when I attempt to open a world

I want to play minecraft in 1.7.10 but after launching it through the launcher and i try to open a server or single player world it crashes ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // This is a token for 1 ...