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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Missing objective for Assassin's Creed 2

I've been playing through Assassin's Creed 2 and am on Sequence 13 where you must kill the 9 lieutenants. I've killed 8 of them and suddenly the final objective marker for the 9th has disappeared. It ...
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Where can I find my product key for Black Ops 3?

So I bought a Call of Duty Black Ops 3 game for PC at EB Games. When I put it in the disc drive and opened the link, it opened Steam and asked for a product code. Only problem is that I don't know ...
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Controller issue: How do I see “More Info” in Xcom Enemy Unkown

I'm playing XCom Enemy Unknown on a PC using an XBox 360 controller. For some reason, I'm unable to see the "More Info" dialog. The keybinding shows up as LS, which I assume is the Left Stick. See ...
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South Park: Camcorders and bags on top of the building

There are some bags and camcorders hidden on top of some houses and other buildings... I can't fire an arrow on them and there are no instructions on how to get those. Does anyone know how do I reach ...
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How to run OptiFine and shaders at the same time in Minecraft for PC?

I've installed the GLSL Shaders profile for Minecraft 1.8 without using Forge, and it works fine. However, since now I'm not using OptiFine, I'm getting a rather large decrease in FPS, which is ...
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Graphic problems in some games

Recently I've started having problems with graphics in some games. No problems in these games: Payday 2, Just Cause 2, Metro 2033, Metro: Last Light Redux, Sniper Elite 3, Left 4 Dead 2 ...
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Dark Souls - change xbox sticks to always run instead of walk to running?

When you slightly move the stick your character walks, when you move the stick all the way your character runs. Is there a way so that it always runs? My controller is dodgy in that moving the stick ...
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Can I use a Wii Guitar Hero Guitar on PC?

For Guitar Hero 3: Legends of Rock, Guitar Hero: Aerosmith and Guitar Hero: World Tour, can I use a wireless Wii Guitar Hero 3: Legends of Rock controller on PC with a Bluetooth Dongle? My controllers ...
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Steam on another PC after uninstall [duplicate]

I'm going to have a new PC and I will uninstall everything on my old PC (reset to factory setting). I need to know if this affect my Steam installation on the new PC in any way. Will I still have my ...
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How do I get The Sting (2001) to run on Windows 7 64 bit?

So I'm having a hard time trying to run a game named The Sting (2001) on my Windows 7 64 bit laptop. I've tried running it on compatibility mode, but the game just ends up closing right after I hit "...
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Witcher 3 force static screen instead of narrator

I'm tired to hear the same story every time the load screen comes up. How can I make it show a static screen when loading the scenario instead of the narrator saying the exact same script over and ...
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Land with wingsuit

I've seen gameplay where someone was flying the wingsuit and then they "pulled in" the wings so they would stop flying. I cannot figure out how to do is. I always need to land by parachuting first. ...
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What's the cause of consistent stutter in Quake4 across PCs?

I've been playing Quake 4 since it's release day, and I've noticed there's either a v-syncing or caching issue where the framerate seems to jump for a split second every second or so, I've been ...
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Why is my input device changing rapidly?

Whenever I am in the options menu trying to adjust my options (I haven't gone in-game yet), my input device changes rapidly from my keyboard/mouse to my controller and the cursor goes up/left randomly ...
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I can't launch recently installed games on Windows Vista?

I recently installed Anno 1503, Mafia, and Praetorians on my PC. After installing each one, not one of them will work leading me to believe these are not individual issues relating to each but one. I ...
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Fallout 4 Plant Bug Help

I'm playing Fallout 4 on the PC and ran across a problem a quick google wasn't fixing. One of my homesteads got attacked, I was there so it wasn't a problem to demolish even without defenses. Then I ...
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Micro-Stutters In All Games After Several Minutes Of Play

So this problem started randomly about a week back, originally I thought it was only with Fallout 4 as that's all I was playing and it hadn't been occurring prior. But once I opened Counter Strike: ...
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Console command to repair missing limbs from resurrected NPCs

When resurrecting an NPC using the console command 'resurrect', is there any known method to restore/repair missing limbs? For example, an NPC that had his arm and head blown off can be resurrected, ...
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Portal 2 co-op - Friend and I unable to gesture

So my friend and I decided to begin playing Portal 2's co-op puzzles. If at least one player hasn't played co-op, then you begin by waving at each other. The problem is that neither of us can gesture. ...
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World of Warcraft disc

I just purchased World of Warcraft for my pc. I have no idea what the other three dics are for that came in the box. There are not any key codes on the three discs and nothing happens when I put them ...
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Can you help me make minecraft run again? [closed]

After having searched for a while, I am finally asking help. I have tried reinstalling minecraft (using new launcher), deleting everything, trying optifine, updating software & drivers, changing ...
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Hosting a Might&Magic 7 Online game

I'm trying to host a multiplayer game in Heroes: Might & Magic 7 to play it with friends, but they can't join my games and vice versa. Of course I tried opening the port 20715 (both UDP and TCP) ...
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How do you make PC Minecraft look like Xbox?

I have been playing Minecraft on Xbox for awhile now and am so used to it. When I got the PC version, I noticed that the sensitivity is really high, it's darker and the frame rate is different. How ...
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Increase blood level and decrease the opponents at same time taking Yoshimitsu?

I have seen many times Yoshimitsu increasing his own blood level and decreasing the opponents by just holding his opponents head when playing in hard mode against CPU. How can i do that?
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Sword Coast Legends official campaign playable with DM?

The official campaign shipped in Sword Coast Legends is intended to be played solo (as it is advertised). The question is: is it possible to play it in group and with an active Dungeon Master? If it'...
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Pc is squeaking while playing Minecraft?

Every time I open Minecraft my computer starts squeaking a little. Did anyone of you have a similar problem or have a clue what could be the problem? This kind of behavior only occurs when playing ...
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How can I improve my aim in Smite? [closed]

This question is similar to How can I aim better/kill people more often in first person shooters?; but instead of first person shooters, I'm playing Smite. I find that when trying to aim skills that ...
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Can I install Assassin's Creed through Steam?

Many years ago (before I bought a gaming PC) I bought Assassin's Creed 1 on disc, without realizing my (then) current PC would have no hope of playing it. After discovering this I left the game in a ...
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Why can't I progress in Zen Garden

I have finish all the levels twice, I almost finished all the achievements. How come I can't get any other plants for my Zen Garden other than the white plants? I can't get a snail, chocolate, under ...
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Can i install a game on two laptops using the same cd?

I had some cash remaining on a shopping site and bought two Ubisoft games: Splinter Cell Blacklist and Ghost Recon future soldier. Can I install the games on my laptop and my brother's laptop? Or will ...
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Having problems with using the mods button on the pip boy

Can someone help me. I am unable to use the mod button on Fallout NV I have a non GRA mod and non GRA 357 magnum but whenever I use the X button nothing happens also it's not faded
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Do we need to upgrade a PS/Xbox in the same sense as computers needs to?

Like, Graphic cards, hard disk, sound, etc. that we do in PC in order to play newer games?
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Can't Log In To Minecraft Account After 1.9

Help, help, help! Since Windows 10 and the Minecraft 1.9 update, I can't log in to my Minecraft account. I'm using the account I've had for six years, and this has never happened before. I'm trying to ...
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FIFA 16 Sprinting + Teammate Run issue in PC

In Fifa 15, I could press Sprint + Player Run/modifier to run along the wings and tell teammate to run so I could make a good pass forward. In Fifa 16, when I try to do the same thing, the player ...
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Can I play GameCube audio through my mac computer or headphones?

I recently bought a Nintendo GameCube. I connected it to my desktop monitor through a AV to HDMI converter, as the monitor does not have AV. However, the audio doesn't work, because my monitor has ...
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Diablo 3 runs on integrated graphics, but gets stuck on dedicated graphics

I would like to play Diablo III, and I have installed it on my laptop with Windows 10. I have a computer with 2 graphic cards. The first one is a low quality Intel embedded with the motherboard, the ...
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Disloyal Whiterun Horse [duplicate]

The horse I bought from the stables next to Whiterun starts to walk away when I dismount it. I bought another horse to fix this problem. It is the palomino one from one of the northern Holds. This one ...
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Does Castle Crashers allow Local and Online Coop simultaneously?

For example, two players with separate controllers connected to the same machine, and another player over the Internet.
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Will PC disc games automatically download on steam?

I play all my games on console, but I am soon making a full changeover to PC. I am not new to computers, but I am kind of new to Steam and overall PC gaming. Due to me not finding the "better" ...
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How to drop packages on The Golden Path Supply mission in Far Cry 4?

Here I am hung on The Golden Path Supply mission. I know how to pick the bags. I know what location to travel to. I can travel to the location. But I can't find where to drop it. There is no man on ...
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Medal Of Honor Warfighter (PC) error-“ DirectX function ”GetDeviceRemovedReason“ failed with DXGI_ERROR_DEVICE_HUNG ”

After upgrading to Windows 10 I get the above mentioned error every time I die in an online match, and then the game crashes. It also happens when I try to see my platoon card in the game. I tried ...
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Minecraft is Laggy and Slow

For some reason, Minecraft runs very slow. The frame rate is terrible. It takes at least five minutes for me to walk 50 blocks. My computer should be able to run Minecraft, after all, it can run a ...
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Where does The Phantom Pain store its save-game data on PC?

I would like to create a backup of my save game data. I know the game has no manual save system (ugh), and it also has several save-game-breaking bugs that I'm aware of. With only the one save game ...
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I Suspect My “Active Effects” in Skyrim are Showing but not Working

I suspect that some of the "Active Effects" shown for my character in Skyrim (PC - Steam) are listed, but not actually applying their benefits. How can I check with the console - or otherwise - that ...
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Why does my copy of MGSV: TPP on PC crash during loading sequences?

While playing Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, the game seems to crash my nVidia drivers during loading sequences (spinning gray circle in upper right). It is very frustrating, especially when ...
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Problems runnning Mad Max full screen

If I attempt to play Mad Max on the PC in full screen, the colours of the game, menu's etc become very bright, discoloured and generally unpleasant, to the point of it being basically unplayable. As ...
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Smite Callouts?

I am new to Smite and I have only been playing for 2.1 hours and I'm really enjoying it. My question is, when I get into a more competitive Smite game, is there any callouts that I need to know?
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Frequent hitching and stuttering in Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain: what causes this?

Update (30/09/2015) Troubleshooting steps you should try if you're experiencing hitching in order of effectiveness: Lower shadow quality (also consider increasing the 'CascadeShadowRangeScale' ...
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Am I allowed to use spells to get this Dishonored achievement?

I've been trying to get an achievement for ages but I can't figure it out. What do I have to do to kill a Tallboy with only my sword? Does this mean I can't use spells?
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Game Of Thrones (Telltale) PC won't pick up Xbox One controller

I plugged in my Xbox One controller via USB, started Game of Thrones, and it doesn't register that the controller is plugged in. The Controls section in Settings just shows me mouse and WASD. Other ...