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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When do Steam Workshop mods download/sync?

I currently have poor internet for downloading games or anything large (i.e. around 150 KB/s maximum download rate). When I subscribed to a very large Skyrim mod (SMIM) via the Workshop, the mod ...
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Wrye Bash problem: WindowsError: [Error 2] The system cannot find the file specified… Bashed Patch, 0.esp

I've been trying to use Wrye Bash (launched through Mod Organizer 1.3.8) to create a bashed patch. The process gets all the way to the end but then throws this error: Traceback (most recent call ...
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Increase boat speed in Witcher 3

Is there any way (using console or otherwise) to increase the speed of the boats in the game it's just too slow for me (a lot of stuff in Skellige is accessible by boat only) .
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Converting a save File for GTA 5 Story from 360 to PC?

I have my 360 save on a flash drive, and have put it into Modio but I'm unsure what to do from there. I realize that the PC saves seem to have two types of files, and I've tried just making my file a ...
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Xbox One Controller triggers function weird after 2 minutes of being turned on

I'm using an Xbox One controller with my PC. The controller functions perfectly for the first 2 minutes, both RT and LT changes its values from 0 to 255 properly but after some time, the triggers ...
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How do I determine which NAT type I have in GTA Online on the PC?

I decided to get out of Strict NAT type peasantry and set up a static IP and port forwards. But I can't check if it worked out, maybe it did, maybe it didn't, because the "You have a Strict NAT type" ...
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Separate SSD disk for faster gaming?

I have a spare 120GB SSD kicking around and I was wondering if plugging it in and downloading my Steam games to it would have any performance benefit? Currently I have a 240GB SSD with both Windows 10 ...
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What is the difference between the normal Xbox One controller and the 'Play and Charge Kit' version?

I'm planning on buying a Xbox One controller in order to use it to play games on my PC. I'd like to ask what is the difference between the normal one(which includes an USB) and the one with Play and ...
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Can I play Borderlands 2 on PC with a controller?

I have recently bought the game on Steam. When i plugged a USB game controller into my PC. I booted up my game. However, steam states it can be played with a controller but in menu options there is ...
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I have some questions about Steam [duplicate]

Do I download the games to hard drive? How much is the service? Does Steam OS make the experience better or what?
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Diablo 3 Ultimate Evil Edition - PS4 difficulty versus PC

I am a long-time gamer of the PC version. Within the last month, I have acquired the PS4 version. After a great deal of time in the game, it is starting to feel like the PS4 version is naturally ...
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How to play Dark Souls with keyboard/mouse

I was looking for some advice on how to play Dark Souls on PC with keyboard/mouse. I want to start the game(s) and I'm not comfortable using a Gamepad, so... Is it possible to finish the games without ...
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Can I sync a Guitar Hero World Tour controller dongle with a Guitar Hero 3 guitar?

So, I was curious, can I sync this controller dongle (that little thing, not the guitar itself): with this guitar? . I want to play Frets on Fire with this guitar on the PC with this set but I ...
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Is there any penalty for constantly reloading the game?

In Lisa: The Painful RPG, nearly everything you do in the game has a chance of causing you to lose items, magazines, health, or party members, but whenever you get a negative outcome from ...
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Clock Tower lockdown glitch?

I'm nearing the end of the game, where you clear out the Clock Tower area of all the bad guys, and had Batman lock down the system. The room goes back to the way it was, I grapple up to the roof, but ...
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Skyrim randomly closed

I have the USP installed (unofficial Skyrim patch). As I was taking over Fort Greenwall I got the achievement but then as soon as that popped up the game just closed suddenly. No error message, ...
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Far cry game is not displaying its video

I have downloaded and installed the far cry (game) but now when I run farcry.exe file it shows me an error "Unsupported signal . Check your output device " and I can still hear the background music of ...
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GTA 5 online registration form - password doesn't match? [closed]

It says I need at least 8 letters or some digits - how should I create account have u written any digits I use to write password of email but still it doesn't allow it. Can some one give example of ...
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Does a keymap of the witcher 2 combat rebalance exist?

I just installed the Combat Rebalance Mod (1.2) for my wife as she's playing through Witcher 2 and she asked me where she could look for what key is mapped to what action (by default on PC you cannot ...
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Deadpool doesn't work with gamepad

I recently installed deadpool and I enjoy it very much. But playing with the keyboard is more distracting and less fun than playing with the gamepad. I tried using a wireless gamepad and the X-Axis of ...
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Deus Ex: Human Revolution Director's Cut - Micro Stuttering

The game has a lot of micro-stutters throughout gameplay, most notably when entering new areas or loading in from the menus. I have tried some registry tweaks as dictated on the Steam support forums, ...
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I'm trying to get sound on Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition for the PC, however it won't work

Here is the background. The sound worked perfectly fine about two days ago. I had a few friends over, and decided to plug in my loudspeakers rather than my headphones. I set that up, and then play the ...
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Minecraft failing to login “Can not connect to our servers”

When I try to log into Minecraft, I keep getting this error message: Sorry we couldn't connect to our servers. Make sure that you are online and that Minecraft is not blocked. ...
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Which one should I choose as my preferred graphic processor?

I have a laptop with both a dedicated NVIDIA processor and an integrated Intel HD processor. When I go to make sure my games (for example SWTOR) are using the correct processor, I have a choice ...
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How do I repeat “Drug Shootout” at Braddock Farm or Weed Farm?

I've done it the first time but I can't trigger the event 2-3 weeks later. Several times I tried raiding it again but the farmers don't come back. Wikia says it's probably a unique event: ...
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Reset Minecraft Registration

I have exceeded my account registration, (which is one), and I want to reset all of my Minecraft settings - I want everything deleted except Minecraft itself because I still want to play on servers. ...
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Computer Restart Resets My Steam Downloads?

I am trying to download the new Batman. However with the file size being 35GB it will take me a while to download this. The problem I am having is when I shutdown my pc the download for Batman resets ...
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How do I update a morrowind map using Wyre Mash?

I am having problems with the mod "Tamriel Rebuilt", so I uninstalled it. However the large map is having a conflict, the original map is trying to overlap the new map that came with "Tamriel Rebuilt" ...
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Is there any way to remove a permanent bounty in Skyrim?

I have basically made my Skyrim save unplayable, I had downloaded the Civil War Overhaul and done the first set up quests up until the defence of Whiterun. I did some thing that broke the quest chain ...
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Black bars on the side of screen when in cutscene or on the internet

Whenever I open up my phone or go into a cutscene (going from apartment to garage). two black bars appear on either side of the screen making it smaller. It's extremely annoying when I'm trying to buy ...
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Which game is it?

I have only this picture of the game: We thought it's the Destiny game, but GUIs are different.
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Mayflash Gamecube adapter LR triggers always on

Using the latest drivers/firmware from Mayflash's website doesn't seem to change anything. This happens with every GC controller I plug in. This guide sheds some light on exactly the problem I'm ...
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Did DICE ever fix the Battlefield 4 texture flickering?

Since Oct 2013 I have owned an AMD CPU and GPU desktop and now an Intel and Nvidia desktop and I have played on Mantle and DirectX and certain objects in the distance have always had bad flickering ...
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How to search in or sort finished quests?

I would like to confirm that every finished quest is 100% completed (everything green, no red entries). But with every additional finished quest, the list get longer and more confusing. How can I ...
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How can I get rid of bodies lying outside my front door? [duplicate]

A few months ago as I fast traveled to Whiterun to deposit some items to my home, some mages, who were apparently cultists tried to attack me. Needless to say, I put them down, and looted their ...
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Transferring my RotMG broswer account to steam

I have played realm of the mad god on the original browser for ages now and I want to play on steam. How do I transfer my browser account onto steam? Do I have a Kongregate account? I have already ...
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Xbox One Controller Backwards Compatibility PC

I'd like to get a gamepad for my PC; previously I've had great success with an Xbox 360 controller for the PC (the controller unfortunately is no longer with me!) I wondered however whether a current ...
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Do people still play Gears of War online on PC?

I've had an overwhelming urge to replay Gears of War recently, specifically on PC, which I have never done before. Before I purchase the game, I'm curious - does anyone still play Gears of War ...
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Where can I find the 'Terminator Truck Chase' game mode?

In this video. Alternatively, how can you make a similar game mode (one team needs to get to x, other team tries to kill them)?
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How to create multiple Mutagen of same type?

I have 9 'Lesser Blue Mutagens'. In Alchemy, I can create 1 'normal' Blue Mutagen with 3 of this small mutagens. But if I try to make a second 'normal' Blue Mutagen, I get the hint: "You already have ...
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How to prevent inventory crash?

As soon as I access my weapon inventory and scroll down or click on a single item, The Witcher 3 crashes to desktop. (The other inventory tabs seems not to be affected - so far.) Do you have any ...
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Is there any way to get returning player content on PC without previously playing?

I have GTA V for PC but now I see the "returning player exclusive" stuff. I did not have GTA V on consoles (nor did I have a console) and as such I want the extra stuff. Is there a way to do that? ...
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How to prevent crash on quest 'Hunting a Witch' / Bathtub scene?

Unfortunately, I can't follow this scene: After the naked witch leaves the bathtub and dress some clothes and necklaces, the screen freezes immediately. I can hear the begin of a conversation in the ...
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Rome total war running choppy on ASUS ROG GL551JW

I seem to be having a problem running Rome Total War on my ASUS ROG GL551JW. The game is choppy/glitch/laggy, no matter the video settings -- with max or min settings, the game remains choppy. This is ...
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Hitman: Blood Money “you better watch out …” Dropping bug

In the you better watch out mission when you drop any thing with the G key or even try to store weapons in cases, the game crashes. This makes it very hard to achieve a silent assassin rating. Is ...
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Witcher 3 crashes every few minutes

I just got Witcher 3 and was so excited to play it, but I can't enjoy it. The game crashes every few minutes (around 5 minutes) without a warning. I'm playing it on highest graphics but as it runs ...
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Wireless Xbox 360 controller for PC receiver does not automatically turn on after startup

I have Windows 8.1 Pro x64 and have the latest Xbox 360 Accessories 1.2 driver installed. Whenever I boot up my desktop while the receiver is plugged in, the light does not come on, which I'm assuming ...
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Fahrenheit on my pc keeps saying “graphics card not directx 9.0 compatible” and I don't know why

I have been trying to open Fahrenheit(Indigo Prophecy) on my PC, but it keeps saying that my graphics card "isn't directx 9.0 compatible". I was able to play the game fine before, and I'm unsure why ...
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TF2 files not changing on reinstall

On Steam, I uninstalled TF2. A while later, I reinstalled it. However, when it finished, it keeps validating the game over and over again. I've tried many things; reinstalling it countless times, ...
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Phantom of Eldberg Contract - Can you access the Lighthouse afterwards?

The Witcher Contract, Phantom of Eldberg, has 2 possible outcomes: One where you talk to Mikkjal directly after examining the signs on the outside of the lighthouse One where you continue ...