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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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-...
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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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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 problem:...
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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. ...
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Guitar Hero Aerosmith PC not working with GH World Tour PC bundle guitar

I have Guitar Hero Aerosmith that works well with the keyboard, but not with my wireless guitar that came with a Guitar Hero World Tour PC bundle. It works well with Guitar Hero 3 and Guitar Hero ...
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Jabba's Palace: Lego Star Wars the Complete Saga

How to enter Jabba's palace in Chapter 1 of Episode 6 in Lego Star Wars the Complete Saga?
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How can I save character customizations in Saints Row IV?

In Saints Row IV, I've noticed that I can save outfits by going to Wardrobe -> Outfits -> Save Outfit. Is there a way that I can do the same for character customizations? I'd like to be able to do ...
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How do I tell if an NPC is essential?

I received the "Lights out!" quest from Jaree-Ra, but it does not match with the personality of my characters. Since I cannot report him to any guard or other authority, I decided to kill him without ...
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How can we force the military to kill civilians?

Given that I want a squad to kill my own dwarves, how would I go about accomplishing this? The sak screen does not allow me to select any dwarves (other than the outpost liaison) for slaughter: ...
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My character keeps moving after I release my hold on the WASD keys

I've been encountering an annoying problem when I play games on my laptop. After I release my hold on the moving button (predominantly W as that's what get used the most), my character keeps moving. ...
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How to run old games installer on Windows 10?

I have a couple of old CD games such as Mig-29 Fulcrum, F-16 Novalogic and F-22 Raptor etc. and I want to install them. When I load the CD in my laptop it runs and open's up the launcher but when I ...
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Coalesced for credits in Mass Effect 3 not working

I finalyl figured out how to use Wenchy's Coalesced editor, and it worked for changing the highlight strength for intractable items in the game, but when I try to do the one for setting my credits, it ...
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How should I switch a person to another team in minecraft?

So let's say I have 2 teams, Winner and Player. When a player is the only one left on Player, I want to add them/switch them to Winner and remove them from Player. I already have all the testing for ...
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What will happen to my owned games if Steam were to close?

Years ago, people would pay for physical discs in order to play games. With proper care, those discs could last years. Currently for most PC games, people pay for Steam Keys. So what will happen if ...
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Can't record game with a supported video card

I have an AMD Radeon HD 7400 M GPU in my laptop, but the Gamebar says my PC doesn't meet the hardware requirements. My guess is that it only recognizes my integrated Intel HD Graphics 3000, which is ...
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Repair or rebuild Signal Interceptor after quest?

Alright, ground rules: I'm on PC, so console commands are usable. However, no external save file editing or modding of the game files, if at all possible. Is it possible to rebuild the parts or ...
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How do I become OP on my minecraft server? It won't let me! [closed]

So, I have a minecraft server. However,I can't do anything like commands and stuff so... how do I? I can't do any commands! I can place and break blocks etc. just not commands and since I'm the owner ...
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Switched Windows to Mac, do I have to buy Steam games again to play on Mac?

I recently switched from Windows to Mac. Steam says I have fewer Mac specific games than total games and it should be an equal amount unless you can only download, install, and play once from your ...
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GPU not fully utilized?

I've been playing The Witness, and I noticed that the game is lagging without fully utilizing my graphics card. My setup is pretty old at this point (HD 5850 and i7-930). The game remained at a semi-...
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Why does GTA V open with 'Not Optimum mode. Recommended mode 1440x900 60Ghz'?

When I opened GTA V, my monitor blacked out and a pop up showed saying: Not optimum mode. Recommended mode 1440 x 900 60Ghz What to do? How do I fix this?
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How do you boost the Hellstorm missile in Black Ops 3?

How do you boost the Hellstorm missile in Black Ops 3 on PC?
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Can I have one steam account with 5 games and second steam account with no games on the same PC?

I want to have an account from which I won't be recognised as another account. I already have several games on my new account which kinda gives me away.
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I lost my Follower, Frea [duplicate]

So I was running around some places, and I had done lots and lots of things without saving. And then I noticed Frea was gone missing. She's carrying a lot of my stuff and I don't know her ref ID. How ...
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Does restarting the game through switching to Hard Difficulty in NG+ rewind your playthrough all the way?

First off, changing your difficulty to Hard resets your playthrough but leaves your character, pawn, and stored possessions as they are. Changing from Hard difficulty to normal or easy doesn't do that....
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I can only launch Fallout 4 once after I start my computer. Why?

I can only run Fallout 4 once after a fresh reboot. If I close the game and launch it again it crashes after pressing play in the launcher. The only way to launch it again is to restart my computer ...
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Does lexulous track all tiles removed and show all remaining tiles

The design of Lexulous is that you can see the remaining tiles. I think it includes those removed by the opponent so if you carefully tracked the tiles removed then you would know exactly what they ...
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Can Minecraft on the PC be played with an Xbox One controller? [duplicate]

I had figured that Minecraft had native Xbox One controller support, but found that I was wrong (at least as of January 19, 2016). I've found resources that indicate that Minecraft can be played ...
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Can i download PSN games to my Pc then transfer them to the console?

It is possible to download the games that i bought for my PS consoles (Vita for example, on my case) from PSN and then transfering the file to the hanheld/console? Is this somehow possible? I'ts ...
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How to execute a stunned zombie in Dying Light?

I'm assuming that when you hit a zombie and then see its skeleton (X-ray vision) it means it's stunned, but how do I then execute it? There's no "hint" on the screen or anything to tell me what key ...