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 change the name of the second player in Rocket League?

The player name in Rocket League is the Steam name by default. When playing in split-screen mode, the second player's name is Steam Name(2). I have tried a few things suggested in Youtube Videos: ...
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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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D3DERR_NOTAVAILABLE error. How do I fix it?

I'm trying to play "Batman: Arkham Asylum". I bought it on Steam and haven't played it yet. I downloaded it and, apparently, it was successfully installed. However, every time I try to start the game ...
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Why does my Xbox One Controller stop responding while playing games on Windows 10?

So I started playing Final Fantasy XIII - 2 via Steam the other day using my Xbox One controller and I noticed that whenever the game showed a prompt (i.e save game, play tutorial, anything in the ...
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How can I improve my aim in Overwatch? [on hold]

Transitioning to Overwatch after primarily playing shooters on consoles has not been easy. On consoles I feel very comfortable and usually put sensitivity up to 7-9 (out of 10). Playing Overwatch on ...
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Why does Skyrim crash my system when I open my map? [on hold]

I came upon a very frustrating problem while trying to play Skyrim. Similar problems were discussed quite a lot (157 forum pages!), but I don't seem to find any solution to this. Problem itself: ...
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How to make objects move in sequential order?

I was wondering how to make objects move in sequential order in Garry's Mod. For example if I was making s house or something how to make a door with multiple parts that slide one after another? Seen ...
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Why is FSX crashing on single player?

I got FSX for my birthday and I couldn't wait to start it up; when I did it worked fine but 2 days later -- after 2 mins of gameplay below 16x speed -- it crashed. I also have service packs one and ...
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F1 2011 Ego Database Editor

I've completed my fifth season now and want to start again. I was told if I want to start again with my last team (Mclaren) I should change the team ID to 4. I changed all teams to tier 4 and saved ...
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Fix or reinstall DirectX in Windows 8

Since DirectX 11 in Windows 8, there's no standalone installer I can download. I suspect there's something wrong with my DirectX install and I want to either remove it and uninstall, or apply some ...
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Can't record game with a supported video card

I have an AMD Radeon HD 7400 M GPU in my laptop, but the Gamebar says my PC doesn't meet the hardware requirements. My guess is that it only recognizes my integrated Intel HD Graphics 3000, which is ...
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Constant disconnects, playing online impossible

I've got a huge problem with my Dark Souls 2 SOTFS PC version. It is impossible for me to play online. I get disconnected quite often, but it's always different. Sometimes I get disconnected every 10 ...
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How can I get my Logitech Dual Action gamepad to work with DuckTales Remastered?

My Logitech Dual Action gamepad is detected by Steam and the Logitech setup utility, but it does not work at all with DuckTales Remastered. Others are having the same issues with the same gamepad as ...
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Is there a difference between running games in Windowed or Fullscreen mode?

Does playing game when it's windowed increase performance? Decrease it? Does the same also hold true to fullscreen mode? I've always thought that playing on Fullscreen meant a higher fps boost, but I ...
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Vittoria Vici's Wedding is horribly bugged

I'm doing the quest Bound Until Death and there are some pretty serious bugs surrounding the wedding. If you go to the wedding, there is nobody there, the Jarl is there and one other girl standing by ...
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How can I increase Skyrim's Volume?

Compared to every other program on my PC, Skyrim is nearly deathly quiet by comparison. I looked into the in-game sound menu, but it's already cranked to max! Is there anything I can do to avoid ...
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Increasing uGridsToLoad in Fallout: New Vegas

What settings can I drop to load more grids without crashing? I can run 9 grids stable but 11 causes the game to crash to desktop. Exterior cell Buffer is at 48 (96=CTD). I want to be able to snipe as ...
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Reduce the four views to only two (1st and 3rd person)

I am playing GTA V on PC via Steam, with my XBOX 360 wireless gamepad. To switch between views, I press the select-button, which cycles between 1st person and three kinds of 3rd person (with three ...
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Strange lag in Mirror's edge

I was trying to play Mirror's Edge on my new Win 10 Laptop with 1. i5 6200 2.3 GHz 2. 4 GB GeForce 940M 3. 8 GB RAM The game was running on highest settings, res 1366x768. The game runs just fine, ...
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Guitar Hero Aerosmith PC not working with GH World Tour PC bundle guitar

I have Guitar Hero Aerosmith that works well with the keyboard, but not with my wireless guitar that came with a Guitar Hero World Tour PC bundle. It works well with Guitar Hero 3 and Guitar Hero ...
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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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Repair or rebuild Signal Interceptor after quest?

Alright, ground rules: I'm on PC, so console commands are usable. However, no external save file editing or modding of the game files, if at all possible. Is it possible to rebuild the parts or ...
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Why does my car lose velocity for no reason in Sonic-All Stars Racing: Transformed?

I notice that quite often my car engine stalls causing the car to decelerate and eventually stop. This is despite my finger being firmly on the accelerate button. I found this problem rather odd and ...
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Lag spikes in Counter Strike : Condition Zero [duplicate]

I am trying to play CS:CZ on my laptop, here are the specs- i5 6200 2.3 GHz 8 GB RAM 4 GB Nvidia GeForce 940M Win 10 That should be enough to run cs right? Single Player runs 99 FPS locked. I have a ...
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Object Generation [duplicate]

Hi guys I've been reading this exchange for a while, and this question pops out of my mind. I'll try to be as clear as i can. Let's assume a mob drops me a legendary item. Then I go to town, and I ...
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How can I make guests come in my second home?

I bought a second home for my sim and I can't figure out how to allow a guest in! She just stands in the front door talking on the cellphone. I tried actions that usually draw her attention such as ...
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How do I get the Invisible Exploding Fireball Arrows through console commands?

I was reading the UESP wiki's "Skyrim Glitches" article, when I came upon this gem: Invisible Exploding Fireball Arrows These can only be acquired while on the quest Rise in the East, but ...
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360 controller sticking in 3rd person view

I'm playing Skyrim. I put it in first person view and as soon as I start walking around it jumps back to 3rd person. I've tried s1st,tfc,epc in console commands but nothing is working I want to play ...
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Change default mentality in FIFA 15

I started a career in FIFA 15 and I noticed that when I start a match, my team has "Defensive" (I don't know if this is the correct translation in English, I'm playing in other language) mentality set ...
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Can a PC player join a PS2 server hosted on a pc in LAN?

I am investigating the compatibility between the console version and the pc version of the game, with no results: I cannot find any information about joining a swbf2 server with both client versions. ...
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Steam game share, how do I move my main pc?

I game shared with a couple of friends and it was all good on my old PC, but I got a new one and I am using my game share library when I play games. How do I stop my PC from being in the shared ...
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Setting choices without playing the previous games

I've played the first The Witcher some time ago now and I remember it already felt dated when I played it. I never finished it but I did make almost to the end and I eventualoly watched a long play to ...
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How can I force anti-aliasing in GTA IV?

My GTA IV version is 1.0.7.0 and I am trying to enable anti-aliasing but I am unable to find a setting in the game to do this. The image preview below looks fine but if you click on the image and see ...
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What effects does 'Post Processing' in the 'Visual > Custom Render settings' do?

Since Post Processing is pretty much a catch-all term for different kinds of visual or graphics effects, I'm wondering if I should disable it or not, depending on its effects specific to Dead Space 2. ...
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How do I fix ghost inputs on certain games from HID controllers?

This is a pretty technical question, so I apologize in advance for any long-windedness. I'm using a Wii U Pro Controller, connected to my PC via Bluetooth, in conjunction with a program called ...
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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 do you throw a grenade?

I started on PC a few days ago and have not found a single hint as to what the grenade button is. Can someone help?
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Increase blood level and decrease the opponents at same time taking Yoshimitsu?

I have seen many times Yoshimitsu increasing his own blood level and decreasing the opponents by just holding his opponents head when playing in hard mode against CPU. How can i do that?
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In-game sound gone after playing a while

After starting the game and playing for a while, suddenly the screen flicked, there's another white cursor, and the sound is gone, all of it. There seems to be a lot of factors that caused this to ...
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Fix Datapack Glitch

Is there a way to fix the Enigma Pack glitch? I have 2 Data Packs that show up on my map but I've 100% already collected. I've restarted the game a few times but it's just not showing up. I've ...
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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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Blur crashes on Tokyo Shutoko loading screen under Win XP

So far Blur worked fine for me under Windows XP (SP3 32-bit), I managed to beat first boss and start chapter 2. However, just after trying to race on one of the Tokyo Shutoko tracks (presumably ...
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Dark Souls 3: How to press OK?

I'm failing to find a button to remove messages from my sreen. For example, near Firelink there is a tree, which looks like a giant. You can "Examine" it by pressing "A" or it's equivalent for the ...
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Why is my League of Legends client crashing and experiencing multiple bugs?

Somehow, after upgrading my laptop to Windows 8, my League of Legends client tends to crash while the game is loading (after champion selection). I have to manually kill the client in Task Manager, ...
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Does Stardew Valley have poweruser keyboard support?

I am not an experienced PC gamer but I am a software developer who tries to leave the keyboard as little as possible during the day. I've had a lot of trouble with this in Stardew Valley. The ...
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Asphalt 8 PC stops at loading during joining room on local WiFi

lets assume i created a local wifi room, When other players click on Join room through local WiFi, when they click on join, It just keeps showing Joining Room (with a circular bar rolling ...
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Fallout 4 Plant Bug Help

I'm playing Fallout 4 on the PC and ran across a problem a quick google wasn't fixing. One of my homesteads got attacked, I was there so it wasn't a problem to demolish even without defenses. Then I ...
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Where can I find my screenshots?

I took some screenshots with the in-game Photo Mode in the Forza 6 Apex beta, but I can't find them anywhere. Are the screenshots available anywhere in a readable format or are they obfuscated and ...
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GTA 5 big updates every launch, is this normal?

I installed GTA 5 on my pc on Friday, but every time I've launched it since there have been huge updates to download: Download history: Friday-60GB for the initial game install Saturday-14GB update ...