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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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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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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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 important differences are there between the various online game distributors?

Last weekend, I decided I was going to buy a couple of games, which I haven't done in a while. I seem to remember a time when your choices consisted of either Steam, or... Steam. Now there seems to ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Can I transfer my PC account on DC Universe Online to my PS3?

Is there a way to connect or transfer the profile I created and currently playing on my PC to my PS3 so in both platforms I can use the same one?
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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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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 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 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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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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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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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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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 ...