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 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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I can't open my minecraft PC worlds [on hold]

I can't log in to ANY of my Minecraft worlds. I have some modded ones for 1.7.10, but I can't log in to vanilla worlds either! I can log on to servers, but not singleplayer worlds. The worlds are in ...
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Multi monitor setup: Mouse suddenly not locked to some games anymore

I've been using Windows 8.1 for a few weeks now, but since yesterday the mouse cursor stopped being locked to some games (Watch_Dogs, Dead Island). Watch_Dogs worked just fine two days ago, didn't try ...
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Does Lego Indiana Jones come with a CD key?

I recently noticed a second hand copy of Lego Indiana Jones 1 and 2 on sale and was wondering if anyone knows if the retail version of the game comes with a one-time or limited use CD/activation key. ...
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How do I distinguish between an official or unofficial patch for Championship Manager 2 97/98? [on hold]

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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Are Ravenmarch and Siegelord the same Game?

I'v been playing Ravenmarch on Kabam but there are fellow players told me that Ravenmarch won't update any more for 37Games has got the authority of agency. 37Games published Ravenmarch with name of ...
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Is it possible to connect an Xbox One wireless controller to the Xbox 360 wireless receiver for PC?

I got 2 Xbox wireless controllers for my PC along with a wireless receiver adapter. I'm considering getting some more, but I'm not sure if it's a good idea now that the Xbox one and its controller are ...
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How do I execute alley-oop on PC?

My keyboard configuration is : ESDF for movement. (WASD adjusted to the right) Num 1 - Block/Rebound. 2 - Shot stick (down) 3 - Shot stick (left) 4 - Pass. Num 5 - Shoot/Steal 6 - Shot ...
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Prevent keyboard and mouse from being disabled when using controller

Is there a way (outside of using external software such as xpadder or GlovePIE) to use both a controller and mouse/keyboard in Skyrim? This similar question covers disabling the gamepad so that the ...
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How do I fix the massive flicker I'm seeing in game?

If I walk up close to a door, then walk backwards facing the door, or looking up/down a steep mountainside causes horrible flickering. This is on an Nvidia GTX580 under windows 7. System is an i7 ...
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Dual monitor multiplayer [on hold]

I am after a list of games that can be played by multiple players on more (at least 2) screens (same GPU). I've found a list of split screen / local multiplayer games here: ...
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not enough items save and drag and drop not working [duplicate]

i downloaded not enough items to my mods folder along with code chicken and it shows up when i check my inventory but all my save buttons are not there, and i can not drag nothing to my inventory, i ...
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How to fix “ask on a date” phone bug?

My previous Sim went on a date with no problems. I didn't update the game since then. My current Sim is unable to arrange dates by any means! When I use the phone button he puts the cellphone but the ...
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Can you roll in Star Wars Battlefront PC?

I have been playing SW Battlefront for quite some time and I have noticed that sometimes (while shooting at a CPU) they seem to roll away which results into me shooting out into nowhere. I was ...
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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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Metro 2033 Extreme GPU Heat

I'm running an NVIDIA GeForce 560, with a good case with plenty of ventilation (2 front intake, 1 top exhaust, 1 back exhaust). Metro 2033 runs my card up to 75-80+ degrees Celsius. Although lowering ...
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Game saves on emulators

Is there a way for me to save my game when emulating on my PC. I am using nesterj and I'm emulating super Mario bros 3 from the GBA
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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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On a PC how can I get Mystery Quests to get tickets to next level? [closed]

I've been waiting for 3 days for "friends" to send me 3 tickets to go from 65 to 66. I'm on a PC so can't find Mystery Quests to bypass. Any suggestions?
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Turn down Minecraft's anaglyph 3D?

I'm a minecraft amateur and would love to play it in 3D anaglyph. The only problem is, I can feel the strain on my eyes when I try to focus when I'm playing Minecraft in 3D. Is there any way to turn ...
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Is it possible to prevent the game from pausing when window loses focus?

I've installed Skyrim, and I'm playing in windowed mode. I want to be able to alt-tab to interact with IM windows or my browser while I'm auto-running to some distant location, but the game pauses ...
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Ambient occlusion options in Batman: Arkham City

The Batman: Arkham City launcher appears to have two different toggles for ambient occlusion (AO). One is titled "ambient occlusion" and the other is "DirectX 11 features" (which enables MVSS and ...
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The sims 3 Plumbots

I installed an expansion pack onto The sims 3 called "Into the future" which allows me to build robots(plumbots). They have mastered their musical skill but seem unable to form a band. How can i form ...
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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 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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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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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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evolve: is there a workaround for the complete broken pvp-party-matchmaking?

i just recently bought evolve together with a friend of mine. when we open up a game lobby as two, the other 3 player icons just stay on "searching.." for minutes and minutes. this has to be some ...
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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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How do I clear out a flooded house?

I flooded my house trying to fill a cauldron and water is pouring everywhere. What is the best way to clear out a flooded house?
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Do I need to have Steam for Wolfenstein (2009) single player?

I am thinking about buying Wolfenstein (2009), but on the packaging I noticed that it says something about Steam. Do I also need Steam for single player mode? Basically I want to avoid Steam for ...
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How do I install the Voids Wrath modpack on Windows?

I have been playing Minecraft on my Mac for a while now, and have been trying to find ways to mod my Minecraft and have failed on that notion, and have gotten a new Windows computer for getting my ...
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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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Thrustmaster Dual Analog 4 controller rarely works for any game

I just bought the above mentioned controller and it rarely works on any game, and the games it works on causes it to work weirdly. For example, the button mapping is odd, the joysticks don't work, ...
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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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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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What gamepads can be used in Magicka?

I just bought Magicka and want to play it on my computer with my girlfriend. Buying a gamepad seems to be the only option. I've never owned one, so I have no idea what kind the game supports or what ...
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What is the proper teleport command in Skyrim?

How does the coc command work? When I type in for example coc Whiterun, it works. But when I type in coc Dawnstar, nothing happens. Did I miss anything here? Also, how do I enter names with multiple ...
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Saving Xbox Live profile picture

Is there a way I can save the Xbox Live profile picture to a PC hard disk? I want to use it as my Gravatar.
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Can I use any micro USB cable to connect wireless Xbox One controller to PC?

I found that you can't connect your regular Xbox One controller to my PC using the Charge and Play kit since the cable only provides power and no data transfer. So I bought a "wired" Xbox One ...
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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 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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How do I place mines?

I already had a similar problem with fire arrows and got the helping answer here. I can't seem to find out how I am able to use/place mines on the PC.
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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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What does the progress bar just below a steam download signify?

On Steam, whenever a download is taking place, there are two progress bars: One on the bottom which is global to the Steam application, and the other is only visible in the Downloads screen. I am ...
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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 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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Does Skyrim for PC support command line options?

Ideally, I'd like to use a command line option to automatically resume the most recent save game. This would essentially be the equivalent of clicking Continue from the game's opening menu. Although ...
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Are there any additional quests/expansions for Dragon Age that are not developed by Bioware?

After a whole year, and before Dragon Age 2, I am having a second playthrough. I would love to add some additional content to spice up a bit the fun, and I was hoping for some extra developed by some ...