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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I cant get minecraft 1.6.4 [duplicate]

In minecraft it says I can't play games because I have to update my client. Also, 2 of the servers say X-1.6.2 so am I in 1.6.3? It also says that I can't play some servers because they are 1.6.4. How ...
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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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Disable name tags

In the Witcher 3, whenever you look in the direction of an NPC - be it a dog, dwarf or whatever - a name tag appears above the character displaying its name, and, if you can interact with it, an icon ...
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Is GTA Online protected by an anti-cheat engine?

I play regularly on GTA Online with my mates, in the last couple of weeks we almost already encounter cheaters while in a public session. They can do whatever they want which is very annoying (and ...
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Is there a way to record my voice when capturing footage?

Is there a way to capture my voice when I press F1 in game to capture footage?
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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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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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Skyrim crashes on start. Do I need a new sound card? [duplicate]

In my computer I have both a Sound Blaster Live! 5.1 SB0220 card and a Realtek ALC850 chipset on an MSI K9N4 nForce 500 motherboard. My game crashes on launch, just after the Bethesda logo fades. I've ...
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No mouse or keyboard input in Fallout New Vegas (aside from return and arrow keys)

Hardware/OS CPU - Phenom II quad core GPU - R7950 HD RAM - 8GB SSD - 2x120GB RAID 0 OS - Windows 7 Install Environment Up-to-date windows Latest beta catalyst drivers Up-to-date game cache ...
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Microphone options greyed out

The options for listening to other people is fine. I can adjust the settings on that no problem. The problem is when I try to adjust any of my microphone settings or even try to enable the microphone. ...
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Is there a way to block nudity?

As far as I saw, there are naked woman NPCs around the world, spawning in a mansion or in the beach. Also the women inside Vanilla Unicorn are naked too. The nudity in Vanilla Unicorn can be just ...
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Why won't GTA V launch?

When I launch GTA V from Steam, this appears: "Grand Theft Auto V Launcher has stopped working. Windows can check online for a solution to the problem." I have played GTA on this computer for many ...
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Any way to fix the horrible performance?

So to anyone who bought Watch_Dogs on release date for PC would have been extremely disappointed to find that their top notch gaming rigs can't even sustain a smooth 30fps on low-mid settings. All ...
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How can I finish marriage ceremony in Skyrim (bug workaround)?

I have the same problem as many others have reported. When I attend the marriage ceremony, everything goes alright until my turn to answer to Maramal with the option "Yes, I do". After that, Maramal ...
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List of completed missions?

Is there a list of missions the player has completed somewhere? When I am looking on this mission guide there seem to be screen shots from the gaming showing a list of missions. How do I see that ...
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Is there any reason to limit my FPS?

I recently built a new computer. It's not mind-blowingly amazing but it's pretty solid, and I can play any game in my Steam library on it. I've been messing around with graphics settings in ...
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Turning off bloom in Burnout Paradise

I am running Burnout Paradise on a laptop with a Core 2 Duo processor and an Intel X3100 GMA integrated graphics card. With all the settings in the menus turned down to minimum, the game is actually ...
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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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External Mods to locate specific blocks? [closed]

I'm looking for clay blocks, and they are quite hard to find. I know that I could simply edit my inventory and add more clay blocks, but that doesn't quite have the same "fun" factor as setting out in ...
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Do mods or console use disable achievements for Fallout:New Vegas?

I've heard mixed information on this and I'd like to get a straight answer, for two reasons: The widely reported Quicksave/Autosave bug is annoying and, quite frankly, has terrified me into ...
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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 join my account from another Steam account when I bind it to my Steam account?

I have a Robocraft account that I share with one of my friends, I recently logged in and saw a function to bind the Robocraft account to my Steam Account, if I do that, will my friend be able to join ...
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How can I increase the font size?

It's very difficult to read object description and cutscene subtitles when you're not close to the screen. I didn't find any option to set the text size. Is there a way to increase the HUD and the ...
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How to transfer GTA V save files?

How can you transfer your save files from one computer to another? I can't find any function on Social Club or steam.
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Where is the settings file located?

I usually render videos with Rockstar Editor, however rendering with everything on lowest settings and on 800x600 (bright side is I can play GTA V on GT820m) doesn't look that good. Changing all ...
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Where's my Minecraft world? [closed]

In Minecraft I have this world called I CAN READ YOUR MIIIIIIIIIND. I can see it in the singleplayer list. But, when I go to .minecraft/saves I can't find it. The same thing happens with MCEdit. I ...
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PS2 Controller on Resident Evil 6

I have an USB PS2 Controller and I would like to play Resident Evil 6 using it. Actually, the controller works, however, when I need to press a button, the game tells me to press buttons "1, 2, 3, 4, ...
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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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Dark Souls PC FPS drops - can I fix that at all?

My configuration: Mac machine using Win 7 with Bootcamp, ATI Radeon HD 6490m display adapter. And the game runs horribly, compared to what I see for consoles. I tried different things, most notably ...
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How do I kill every entity except arrows and players?

I was trying to make a world where arrows, if shot at a player, will destroy items, but keep the player alive. However when I use the command /kill @e[type=!Player], the arrows will be destroyed.
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What will happen if I get GTA V from Steam and use the code on an account with GTA V Social Club Edition on it?

I bought GTA V from Rockstar Warehouse, but now I regret that decision. Will I keep my save data / online users if I use the code I get from Steam to activate on my current rockstar account? Also what ...
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Can't see underwater in Skyrim

As of patch 1.5, I am completely unable to see underwater in Skyrim. It's not even that it's murky or dark - it's just a solid grey or green screen. I can still skim across the surface and see into ...
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Can I reset the spaceship parts mission?

I have somehow missed one of the spaceship parts, I got as far as number 22 on a list when I noticed that it said 21/50. I remember successfully finding every single one of the first 22 parts on the ...
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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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Why am I getting such low FPS in the Witcher 2?

I bought Witcher 2 during the Steam sales, and I don't know why I get so low FPS... My specs are : MSI GE70 Intel i7 4700MQ 2.4GHz GTX 765M 2Go 8Gb RAM HDD 7200 RPM Low or High presets doesn't ...
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Portal - Look Up and Look Down are not working with gamepad or keyboard

I am attempting to use a gamepad with Portal 1. I enabled the gamepad in settings, and adjusted the sensitivity. I bound my gamepad's keys to the 'Turn Left and Right' and 'Look up and down' settings, ...
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Dualshock2 controller not working properly on PC

Well I was using a Dualshock2 on my PC to play some classic Street Fighter games, but the left analog wasn't that good then I picked the second one I had here, but it have this problem: It works ...
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Where is the “Can't Touch This” t-shirt?

I finished a heist without getting shot and it said that I got the t-shirt, now I want to wear it to show it to the whole world but I can't seem to find it anywhere. Not in ponsonbys nor in wardrobe.
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How do I turn off mouse acceleration in Skyrim?

Mouse acceleration seems to be on by default, and I can't find anywhere in the launcher settings or the in game settings to turn it off. It's very annoying as it makes it feel as if the mouse is ...
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Call of Duty Advanced Warfare freezes about 2 minutes into Multiplayer gameplay

I am running Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare on my PC. I have updated all of my drivers, deleted and re-installed the game, and still no luck. The first week I had the game it was running great. Then ...
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How do I upload a world?

I'm uploading my world to www.minecraftworldmap.com, and I'm confused. How exactly DO you upload a world? I've gone into the .minecraft saves folder, but no luck. Help please.
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Overheat bar in MW3 spec ops Arctic Recon

does somebody know why in MW3 dlc arctic recon (spec ops mission), the recon drone overheat bar doesnt show up? Does it matter that I play on PC? (on consoles the bar shows up). An answer would be ...
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If I upload a seed, will my creations be saved on it?

I am uploading a world, and if I upload it as a seed, will my user-made creations still be saved on the seed?
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Lag spikes every ten seconds on new laptop

I've been playing DOTA 2 on a lenovo laptop perfectly for some time on very low graphics. I just recently acquired an asus laptop with all-around better specs and it plays DOTA at a much higher ...
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Is is possible to connect more than 4 Wireless Xbox 360 controllers to a PC?

If I buy multiple Xbox 360 Wireless Gaming Receivers will I be able to use them at the same time? I know that each one should support 4 controllers, so if I buy 2 could I connect 8?
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Should I just buy the physical disc copy of gta 4 or stick with the retail version [closed]

Well I think I should just get the disc version of gta 4 pc. But I'm more worried if you could mod the physical disc version. But the reason I think I should get the two disc version is because I ...
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GTA V chop controls for PC?

How to control chop? I am asking for default controls. How to take him for a walk, etc. I found the list for consoles. http://www.gta5cheats.com/list-commands-control-chop/ ...
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How does race day work?

I dominated the 'battle machine' race day but I can't figure out what to do next to proceed. The next level is locked.
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GTA V for PC exited unexpectedly

I recently ordered the GTA V PC from Steam and when I finished installing and launch the game. It gave me "Grand Theft Auto V has exited unexpectedly". I tried "safe mod" and every option available, ...
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Is there any way to get story mode only vehicles into online?

I've seen videos of people getting tow trucks and stuff in online, however these videos are old (probably patched) or for consoles. Is there a way to do this on PC?