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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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 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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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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Does BF4 Premium carry over from PC to PS4?

I bought Premium for Battlefield 4 on PC. I was wondering if I bought a PS4 with Battlefield 4 will my Premium carry over from PC?
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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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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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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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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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My stuff disappears when I log off multiplayer mode in Minecraft

My wife and I are playing Minecraft over Lan, and whenever she logs off, we lose everything in her inventory. Why does this happen and how can we stop it?
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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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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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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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Is it possible to buy the Cargobob?

Is it currently possible to buy the Cargobob in GTA Online on the PC? I read on some sites that it is possible through the phone (through changing the URL in the web browser), but has this been ...
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How do I switch arrow types on the PC?

So far I only found some youtube video about it, where you can't really see what key-combination the guy is pressing. So how do you switch arrow types on the pc?
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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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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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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 ...
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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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CSGO Cooldown system reductions after more than one 7 day ban? Do bans affect getting overwatch?

I get cooldowns often. I kill teammates, yeah, I'm that guy. That might be why I'm so low ranked(GN2) anyway, I understand first time banned 30 mins then an 2 hours and so on and so on. I got a ...
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How to remove dual grapple to object?

How can I remove a dual grapple attached to an object in Just Cause 2?
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Is it possible to turn WoW PC client to a Mac one?

I have a World of Warcraft client downloaded, a PC version. Could I perhaps by replacing some files turn it into a Mac version? I just want to save my time not downloading another 10+ Gb for Mac — I'...
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How can I re-enable the weapon wheel?

In Assassin's Creed 4, the weapon wheel is gone by default on the PC. This can create problems when selecting throwing knives, for example. In addition, those who don't have a scroll wheel have ...
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Is it possible to synchronize the PC and Android versions of Sky Force 2014?

Sky Force 2014 was released for PC on Steam and I've recently started playing it. Can't get enough of it :) I was just curious if it's possible to synchronize my account on Android with the PC ...
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Is there a way to support widescreen resolutions in Battlefield 2?

I recently bought Battlefield 2, but I can't find a way to change the resolution to a widescreen resolution. Is there a way to support widescreen resolutions (1920x1600 etc) in Battlefield 2?
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What patches do I need to play Battlefield 2?

I have a DVD copy of Battlefield 2 and don't know what patches I need to install first. The main ones are 1.41, 1.5, 1.51. I don't know if I need to just install 1.51 or what. Last time I installed ...
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Weird problem with first person camera in Skyrim

Here is a video showing the problem. 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 first person enhancement mods ...
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How to change Saints Row 4 aspect ratio from portrait to landscape?

I just started Saints Row IV for the first time, and it's wrongly chosen an aspect ratio of 10:16. That sometimes happens because I've got one vertical and one horizontal screen. In most games I just ...
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How to view complete overhead map of Minecraft 1.8 server world?

I'm pretty new to Minecraft and I can't seem to put the right Google-words together for this. Where can I find a complete map of all explored areas in my current server world? Creative mode, if it ...
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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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Rebinding Trials Evolution Gold Edition on PC with the Xbox controller?

Most rebinding works in game, but for what ever reason, even though the "edit controls" menu says that I have left trigger binded to the gas, it goes reverse when I press left trigger. Is there ...
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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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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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Are there better laptop screen resolutions for gaming on a PC?

There are a wide variety of resolutions available on different laptops on the market. But which screen resolutions are better for gaming? Is Full HD (1920x1080) the best? Are there any resolutions ...
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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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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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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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What determines your spirit guide & where can I download saves?

In Myst IV, what determines your spirit guide? I'm on my second play-through and I got Water again so I was wondering how it can be changed? Just to be clear -- I know what to do after you get your ...
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What are the effects of DRM on Assassin's Creed 2?

I was thinking to buy Asssassin's Creed 2 for PC, but I heard some bad voices about the DRM included in the game. At home I have an ADSL connection but unfortunately is not really reliable. It often ...
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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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My controller always shoots wide compared to keyboard in FIFA '15?

In FIFA 15 I'm using Assist for the shot assistance, but the shot is not accurate at all. The ball directly goes to the direction that I press from the stick like in manual shot assistance. Is that ...
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Can I use any micro USB cable to connect wireless Xbox One controller to PC?

I found that you can't connect your regular Xbox One controller to my PC using the Charge and Play kit since the cable only provides power and no data transfer. So I bought a "wired" Xbox One ...
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How do you change the player color?

How can I change the color on my name/picture in lobby and games?
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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 ...
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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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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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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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Can I plug my Xbox into my laptop?

I currently have a HDMI cable hookup on my computer, I was wondering if I could play my Xbox on my computer via HDMI cable? Is this just a terrible idea? Any help will be appreciated. My laptop ...
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Updated Skyrim, and Now I Can't Attack With Left Hand

I just installed an update to Skyrim, but now I want to get rid of it because I can no longer attack with my left hand at all. Because of this, I can't hit with bows, magic, or anything left-handed. ...