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 install DSfix for Dark Souls PC?

I have downloaded DSfix for Dark Souls, because I want to run the game at 60fps and at a higher resolution. I followed the install instructions, which are simply to extract the contents of the folder ...
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How can I import worlds from the PE to the PC version?

Can I get my Minecraft Pocket Edition worlds onto my PC to play in regular Minecraft? If so how? I have used iExplorer to transfer files from my iPad but that was no help. Any suggestions?
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Minecraft launcher continuously loading

When I load up the Minecraft launcher, where the play button would be it says 'Loading' and does not change. I have waited a whole hour, hoping it was taking a while to load in, to no avail. This ...
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VOIP in FIFA 15 UT [on hold]

I tought that in FIFA 15 PC versiom you can't talk in game with your opponent, but i just had a game and be able to speak with other player. Is this some kind of new feature or what couz i can't ...
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Assassin's Creed 3 is not launching [on hold]

I have Assassin's Creed 3 on PC. The PC uses a Radeon HD graphics card. I've installed the game, but when I open it the game opens but won't respond, just a black screen. I had to press ...
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Skyrim crashes on start. Do I need a new sound card?

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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Minecraft Inventory Click-Hold To Move Items Problem/Glitch

Recently, for some reason I'm having trouble moving items in my inventory. Instead of just clicking to select, then clicking once again to deselect; I have to click and hold then move it to the ...
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How to get Machinarium to run on Windows 8.1?

I am playing Machinarium off Steam on my 8.1 tablet. I can start the game, but for some reason, in order to click on anything interactable in the game such as menu items, I need to move my mouse about ...
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What are the dimensions of a HP pavilion f1703 screen? [on hold]

I made a custom background, but it doesn't seem to fit. (I am using Windows 7) Any help?
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Can I run games from an external hard drive? [on hold]

If I install my games on an external hard drive, can I run it on a computer without leaving a footprint, and without internet access? The games I'm trying to play are: world-of-warcraft, ...
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Mc Heli Fuel UI Error?

I attempt to open the fuel UI by pressing "R" and my game says there is a fatal error and brings me back to the title screen. Anyone have this issue or know what might be causing it? Minecraft 1.7.10 ...
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AC Black Flag: how to show all items with overlay?

Is there any way to show all map items inside the visual with overlays? I was once able to do it but I don't rember anymore the hotkey I used for PC.
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How do I dribble using the keyboard while playing FIFA 12 on PC?

I'm playing FIFA 12 on PC, and I can't figure out how on earth it is possible to dribble. Can somebody help me understand how it is possible to perform skill moves using a keyboard instead of a ...
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Minimum PSU numbers for GPUs don't make sense? [closed]

I have a 380 watt PSU, and most video cards say they need a 450 watt PSU at minimum. Is this a case of manufacturers being too safe? ...
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Astro A40 headset with mix amp or A50 wireless headset [closed]

I'm trying to buy a good headset to use for PC and xbox 360. I know the A50 still requires a cord for 360. I want to know what has better sound AND mic quality and more reliable.
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How can I use a Wamo Pro gamepad in a desktop Windows PC?

I have a Wamo Pro which is a gamepad mainly aimed at iOS and Android mobile devices (it works fine in my Android phone), but despite being also advertised as being compatible with PC, the instructions ...
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How to fix the light beam in the Oculory

Apart from the occasional invisible spider web I didn't run into severe graphic glitches, but now I'm trying to focus the light beam in the Oculory - but... which light beam? This is how it looks for ...
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How to display FPS counter in BFBC2?

I've read that you can display FPS counter in battlefield 2 bad company with a command similar to BF2 (renderer.drawFps 1) Pressing tilde seems to open a console, however I can't type anything in. ...
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Minecraft 1.7.10 crashes when I attempt to open a world

I want to play minecraft in 1.7.10 but after launching it through the launcher and i try to open a server or single player world it crashes ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // This is a token for 1 ...
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Is there goal line technology in FIFA 15 (PC)?

I saw on many youtube videos of goal line technology in FIFA 15, but when playing, it never happened (and there were many chances). Can someone confirm that there is this feature in PC version? I'm ...
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Can I play saints row 4 alternate ending after finishing the original ending?

I have completed the game before I did all my loyalty missions and now want to watch the cutscene of the other ending and even after I did all the missions, I can't seem to play the alternate ...
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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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Games slowing down with Xbox Wireless controller on PC

I have recently noticed that my games are very slow while using the Xbox Wireless controller with my computer. I originally thought my computer had slowed down but I also tried configuring my PS3 ...
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How to control Gandalf “flying bricks”?

I'm having a heck of a time trying to stack the bricks together using Gandalf's brick levitation ability. It seems nearly impossible to move them a single stud left/right/back/forward. I'm running ...
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Using the Mayflash GameCube to USB adapter. All buttons work except the C-Stick?

I got a Mayflash "GC Controller Adapter for PC USB". I plugged the GC controller into Port 1 on the Mayflash adapter (it's a dual-port) and plugged the adapter into the USB on my computer. I noticed ...
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How do you play Minecraft with someone who doesn't have it?

I really want to play with a friend but he doesn't have Minecraft. Is there a way to to play with my friend who does not have Minecraft?
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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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Keyboard issue with Batman Arkham Asylum

I bought Arkham Asylum (GotY edition) from Steam. It loads normally but after starting the story mode and watching the first cutscene, none of my keyboard keys work. The escape key still works but ...
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GTA IV: EFLC crashes after loading screen

I've just installed GTA IV: EFLC and it was crashing just after the Rockstar blue logo. So I installed Games for Windows – Live then it worked and it showed the 2 episodes: The Lost and Damned, and ...
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Skyrim crashes my system when I open map

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 do I adjust the mouse sensitivity?

It just seems the mouse sensitivity is extremely low and seems sluggish. I have checked the controls menu and that option does not appear to be there. How do I change the sensitivity of my controls? ...
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My Steam account from Windows computer won't let me sign in on my iPad?

I have a Steam account on my Windows computer, I downloaded Steam on my iPad so I can look at my account on the go but it won't let me sign into my account, I double checked my account name and ...
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How to read system requirements & compare GPUs?

I've wanted to ask this for quite some time, hope this is the right place ... So, the system requirements for games usually give a recommendation for the minimally required GPU and CPU for both Nvidia ...
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Tank always overruns me as Jake

I'm constantly getting overrun by the tank in Chapter 3 after I fall through the floor and the tank smashes the door. It doesn't give me time to react at all, I tried going forward according to the ...
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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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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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PC not recognizing gamecube controller with mayflash adapter

So I got Mayflash's gamecube to usb adapter a while ago, and when I plug in my controller it doesn't show up anywhere on the computer. It recognizes the adapter though. I have one of the black ...
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Could I load the Playstation OS on a computer hard drive, and play with a controller?

Hypothetically, I was wondering if there was any reason I shouldnt be able to dual boot Windows 7 and the Playstation 3 Operating System on my computer (maybe with the use of 3rd party software), and ...
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Can I get Minecraft on a flash drive on to a computer with no wireless internet?

I have a old HP computer and it does not have a connection to the Internet. How can I get Minecraft installed on this machine via a Flash drive?
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I can't open my Minecraft maps even though they exist

I have something strange and cant figure it out by myself. I have 2 maps in my saves that I can't open. I have played on them, but one time they where gone so I searched for them in the Minecraft ...
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Client-Server disconnections in Battlefield 4

A friend of mine and me are facing connectivity problems when we try to join BF4-servers on PC. My problem is, that I always need join and face connection error 3 to 5 times before I can finally join ...
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Is there a way to set the rotation of an entity relative to another entity?

I want to make it so what ever direction I look a specified entity looks in that direction as well. Is there a way to do that?
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How can I play borderlands without the CD

I have borderlands via steam, and require no CD. My friend bought the game from the store, and therefore needs the CD to run the game. He's currently sitting in my living room, as we planned to LAN ...
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Using voice chat in Black Ops 2 on PC

I recently got Call of Duty Black Ops 2 for my PC. I also have a gaming headset with microphone and was wondering if anybody could tell me how to use it? Thanks.
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How to Map Triggers For Run Away in Final Fantasy 7?

I'm using a gamepad for FF7 on PC and no matter what I've tried, I can't map the triggers on my gamepad to Page Up and Page Down so I can run away! Any thoughts on how to remedy this?
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Black screen when running most games fullscreen

So I'm coming with my head in my hands asking for somebody to help me out with my laptop. My basic system information is as follows: http://pastebin.com/AVeGH8j6 This is only a problem I have ...
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How can I distinguish between an official or unofficial patch?

I recently dug out my CD for CM2 97/98 but I am missing the official patch (version 2.93). The patch was originally available from the game developer but they have since split from the original ...
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Call of Duty 4 single player crash to desktop

I just installed Call of Duty 4 and when I try to run the single player mode nothing happens. I just see a quick flicker on the desktop but the game doesn't launch. When I try to run it again, it ...
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Mouse Cursor Won't Display in Full Screen Games

Whenever I run a game full screen, if it doesn't have a custom cursor built into the game, I basically can't play it, because for some reason, my system mouse cursor simply won't display when I run ...
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Steam “Connect” Protocol

I currently have a link set on my website to run the following steam://connect/188.141.19.52:27016 When it runs, it launches Insurgency Standalone but it doesn't connect. If a person uses connect ...