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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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 ...
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How can I run steam through a proxy?

I am trying to run Steam on 8 laptops for a fate at my school, however I am having issues because of the proxy in place at my school. I know that offline mode can be used but I need online so that I ...
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Gaming using 2-port powerline: Lag spikes only when YouTube is running?

My S/O and I are currently using a 2-port powerline adapter, and we get speeds around 30up/30down with ~12 ping. It seems that our setup works completely fine except in the situation where someone is ...
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Is there a way to tell a Steam shortcut to open in big picture mode?

I have a monitor and a TV side by side. Sometimes I want to game from my couch and sometimes I want to sit and game at the computer. When I'm gaming at my desktop I don't have the TV on. When Steam ...
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CSGO Weapon Case Key Problems

So I bought CS GO from a 3rd party website to add to my steam account. It is the only steam game I have as I am not interested in any other games at the moment. I have received a case and was wanting ...
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My character only moves back-right

Ever since i accidentally deleted windows (program files) and restored to earlier date, i have been having an annoying problem which is happening when i play GTA: San Andreas (and when im driving a ...
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Dragon Age Inquisition: The Descent DLC not showing

I've finally gotten around to purchasing The Descent DLC for Dragon Age Inquisition and was pretty exited to play it this weekend. I bought it from the Origin launcher, downloaded/installed it and ...
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How do I manually install Skyrim mods while using PlayOnLinux?

I'm using PlayOnLinux and can't find the working mods folder for Skyrim. Help!
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Where do I locate my Skyrim 'Saves' folder while using PlayOnLinux?

I need help in finding this Saves folder in Skyrim. I'm using PlayOnLinux (Wine, but made easier, I guess?) and have searched through every file I could find but I can't locate it.
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Key binding for separating storm not working

I want to change my default keybindings for Mass Effect 2 through Coalesced.ini so that the following happens: Storm is separated from Use/Cover Storm is bound to LeftShift Use/Cover is bound to E ...
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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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Crashing while Investigating Ivy's Plant

In Batman: Arkham Knight, after... the game crashes. It freezes for 15 seconds and then a weird error message comes up. What should I do?
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Mouse Leaving the Game Window

With the recent patch from the Aspyr team for KOTOR 2, the game has become playable again with full support for higher resolutions and mods. This is fantastic, and I'm very happy to be playing again! ...
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How to convert a FTB server to a singleplayer world in Minecraft

So I have a FTB Unleashed server that I want to change into a singleplayer world as I would have to buy more ram for the server it is running off and as I'm really the only person that uses it I did ...
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How to use an Xbox One controller wirelessly with a PC?

As I understand it, the Xbox One controller uses a standard USB port, which allows someone to connect it to a PC with a standard USB cable. A wired solution does not meet my needs and it is very ...
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Minecraft only allows me to play offline?

I saw another question like this, but none of the answers seemed to work, so here is my situation. My computer is getting Internet. I am asking this question from the same PC, so I clearly have a ...
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Rocket League Split Screen Online PC

I was reading that rocket league has split screen online with guest accounts for PS4. I was just wondering if the same was true for PC? Cheers
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Windows 10 Video Driver Out-dated

When I try to run Stonehearth an Error message pops up saying... Could not find OpenGL. Press 'okay' to go to stonehearth.net to learn how to upgrade your graphics card drivers. I was able to run ...
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For PC gaming on external storage, should I use Flash or HDD (hard disk drive)?

I will be playing PC games on external memory via a USB 3.0 connection. Ignoring price and memory capacity differences, which of these options is better for gameplay purposes?: a Flash USB (...
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Can you use Diablo 3 disc to play on multiple accounts?

My brother, a couple of friends and I all have battle.net accounts. However we only have diablo 3 starter editions. so my question, is that do I need to purchase the game for all of us in order for ...
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How can I make my character invisible in GTA V?

I've been looking for a mod or config trick to make the GTA V character invisible (in the offline mode of course). Any ideas on how to achieve it? Using the GTA V saves editor ghost button is not an ...
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XBox 360 Wiresless controller play Flight Simulator X on Steam

I picked up an XBox 360 wireless controller for windows and I'm having trouble getting it picked up in microsoft flight simulator x for steam. Worth noting I'm running Windows Server 2k8 - so I ...
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What game does this screenshot of a western saloon/bar belong to?

Its a point and click western adventure game of some sort. It looks really awesome. I tried looking on Google Images for hours but cant find the game. Does anyone know it?
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Where can I find the 'Profiles' folder of GTA V?

I want to install a save game, but I cant find the 'Profiles' folder. I looked in \Documents\GTA V but there are only two folders there: 'User music' and 'Settings'. I can't find the 'Profiles' ...
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Can I skip the prologue?

Today, I formatted my PC for the new Windows 10. Before doing that, I saved the whole Steam folder. I've re-installed everything, copied back games on Steam and all are working fine, but now I ...
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What costume am I missing?

I have the PC version of Arkham Knight, preordered from Steam with the season pass and this missing gap is killing me and my OCD. I have already 200% the game, logged in with WBPlay, got 3 stars on ...
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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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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 last)...
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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 ...