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Why isn't my Minecraft LAN server working? Is it because the zip codes are different?

Possible Duplicate: Why isn't my Minecraft LAN server working? So I live in a town with 3 different ZIP codes. I'm not sure if ZIP codes have anything to do with Minecraft LAN servers. ...
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Skyrim loading screen crash

I have been playing some modded Skyrim lately, and it worked perfectly fine, I played straight for about 1 hour without any problems. When I went to Adriane in Whiterun (After newly purchasing ...
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Sims 4 thumbnail error

I've been having some issues with the Sims 4. My thumbnails are constantly glitching up, and it's quite a nuisance. This has happened in the previous games, too -- so I'm not sure if it's my computer, ...
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Minecraft Vanilla crash IllegalStateException: Expected BEGIN_ARRAY but was STRING at line 1 column 1?

Whenever I click the icon on my desktop to get to Minecraft, the launcher loads as usual, like it should. But when I click the "Play" button, the launcher goes away, but then comes back saying this: ...
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Skylanders Trap Team 2-Player Mode Difficulties (Wii U)

Lately I am having issues getting my son's game to allow a second player in Skylanders Trap Team (Wii U version). My controllers work (no low batteries or anything), are synced to the system properly ...
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Language won't change

My xbox 360 is stuck in Japanese and it won't turn to English whenever I try to change it to English it stays Japanese can somebody help give me some answers
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Lost My Minecraft Saves Folder

So being a mac user, it took me forever to find my minecraft saves folder. Because I do not want to need to find it again, I moved the folder to my desktop, instead of copying and pasting it or just ...
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Black Ops 2 freezes when attempting to play Zombies multiplayer

When i try to play zombies multiplayer it freezes on a black screen when the match starts. I've been looking online for hours for an answer but no luck.
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I have a huge problem with Gary's Mod [on hold]

I play Gary's Mod and the skys are weird and mostly everything is a "missing texture" or an "ERROR" sign how do i fix this
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My Minecraft crashes when I try to launch a custom mod pack [on hold]

When I tried to launch mine craft i got this error [LaunchWrapper]: Loading tweak class name cpw.mods.fml.common.launcher.FMLTweaker [07:49:42] [main/INFO] [LaunchWrapper]: Using primary tweak class ...
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I open my minecraft launcher and press play but then it crashes and doesn't let me play. :( [duplicate]

This is the crash report: ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // Oops. Time: 24/05/15 12:32 Description: Initializing game org.lwjgl.LWJGLException: Pixel format not accelerated at ...
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Unable to connect to source game servers requiring steam servers

I've tried to connect to servers for games like Garry's Mod, Dota 2, CS:GO and none of them have worked I get a error message like this: I've tried port forwarding, virus scanning, disabling ...
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Minecraft will not run with any version. Please Help!

I have been trying to run pixelmon for minecraft. I have been able to successfully do this until today. I load up minecraft like normal and press play, the bar does it's thing and it appears to have ...
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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 can I unblock games from changing the screen resolution?

I recently purchased a Dell Inspiron 15r. It is pretty good for gaming, however I have recently had a problem with running certain games in fullscreen mode. Basically, they don't change the screen ...
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Dota 2 crashes suddenly

I'm having issues with Dota 2. Sometimes, for no readily apparent reason, the game will crash to the desktop. It can happen when I join the game , checking the store or just on a loading screen. There ...
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I created a world and it says “Downloading Terrain” for 30 minutes [on hold]

I just downloaded a Texture pack. Afeter the Download I installed it. I created a new world to see how it looks and it just says "Downloading Terrain" Does anyone know what is going on?
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Star Wars: The Old Republic doesn't start? [on hold]

I wanted to play star wars the old republic. I made a account, downloaded it, and tried to open it. It didn't work. How do you play it can you tell me a few basic stuff about the game?
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Setting up permission in McMyAdmin with groupmanager

I have a served hosted at Fragnet.net. Here the default admin tool is McMyAdmin. I want to set up permissions in MyMcAdmin with group manager as suggested by the fragnet knowledgebase. But even after ...
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Nexus Mod Manager stopped working

When I was modding my Skyrim, I had a bluescreen. I then restarted my PC. My PC is working fine. And after that I opened my Nexus Mod Manager and it told me "Nexus Mod Manager stopped working." I ...
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My game isn't working with Nvidia GeForce 7025/Nvidia nForce 630a

When I start Need For Speed Most Wanted (2012) I get the following error message: A DirectX10 or better graphics card is required. Please ensure you are using a supported graphics card with up to ...
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Lost saved games and profiles on Xbox 360 after getting on Xbox live

I was playing Skyrim and screen froze. I turned it off and when I turned it back on all my saved games and game profiles were gone and only got the Xbox live home page. There was no history of any ...
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Why does KSP keep crashing from access violations?

Whenever I'm playing KSP 0.90, the game seems to crashes routinely about every 30-45 minutes, and whenever I look in the crash logs, it's always the same reason. The game usually crashes when I'm ...
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Java's interaction with other programs [closed]

I'm having a problem with third-party applications connecting to Minecraft using Java's Network Launch Protocol. This has been happening when I launch Minecraft through Curse Voice. I have tried the ...
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Crashing in Siren's Alley

I've just got round to playing Bioshock 2 and I've been getting through it fairly well, despite the fact that the graphics strain my system. I've just got through the Pink Pearl in Siren's Alley, and ...
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Control Games running on Windows over network (and use ESC key)

I have one (Windows 8.1) PC set up for gaming only, and I can control that for the most part using VNC from Linux. The problem is however that controling the mouse in games (Tested using Dragon Age: ...
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Feed the Beast Mod-pack Cannot connect to servers or create new worlds

When I log into FTB, using any of the new mod-packs, e.g. FTB Monster or Agrarian Skies, the game works fine until I try to create new world or log into a server. If I try to create a new world FTB ...
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Black Ops 2 freezes on start up

I'm trying to play Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 and I keeps freezing when the Dolby logo comes up. I have currently have a perfect internet connection and my disc is not dirty or scratched; it works ...
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How can I boost performance in Rome 2?

My machine is great, and runs other games with no issues, but Rome 2 is a tough nut to crack! There are so many arcane graphical options I don't know where to start. Does anyone have any strategies ...
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Why is Mirror's Edge crashing just after the logo splash screens?

I got Mirror's Edge on Steam, but I'm unable to play the game. As soon as the logos finish, the game crashes. Resolution Attempts: Tried relaunching Mirror's Edge. No change in behavior. Tried ...
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Banished resolution & mouse issues

I want to play Banished. I have a Macbook Pro Retina display, and am running Windows 7 on Boot Camp. I have installed the game (not with Steam), and the first thing I noticed was that the ...
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How can i slow down Utawarerumono Mission Maps

I have Utawarerumono English Patch on my Windows 7 64-bit Desktop PC, when i'm in the mission maps it's quite fast, one of the mechanics is that you can perform combos by clicking at the right time ...
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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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How can I sign in after upgrading to a 'Mojang' account? [duplicate]

I was playing Minecraft and then I changed my skin. It said that I can migrate my old Minecraft account into a Mojang account, so I did. However I cannot log in anymore. Then after 5 tries of the ...
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AoE2/AoK LAN connectivity

With a group of friends, we fired up our old copies of AoK to play together through LAN, as the HD version (through Steam) only offered unplayable games. To play our "not so recent" games, we use an ...
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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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Extreme graphics lag outdoors after 2.6 patch

This is a problem I've faced since the latest 2.6 Starfighter patch. The game runs smoothly as long as I'm indoors or in a flashpoint, but on large outdoor maps - Hoth, Belsavis, Hutta, Alderaan - ...
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Age of Empires II HD on Voobly

Does Age of Empires II HD work with Voobly multiplayer? Will there be any versioning issues?
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Escapists shows blank frame when launching Steam

I have a problem, Whenever I launch the escapists on Steam, a blank frame shows up. I have reinstalled like 10 times. When i move the window and switch back, it copies the pixels under it and puts ...
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Random slowdowns at random intervals of gameplay. How do I stop these?

I've been playing Alien: Isolation for about 10 hours, and loving it, but twice now the game randomly slows down to unplayable frame rates. Lags opening menus whether it be the map, pause menu, or ...
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How do I run Facade?

Facade is a drama game, where the player can walk around and talk to NPCs. I've been trying to run it, but it keeps saying that it need more CPU. It also said to restart my computer or turn off all of ...
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Minecraft takes me to 'GameOutput' screen instead of launching

So, I've been playing minecraft on my macbook pro for a while, but all of a sudden, the game has stopped launching. I mean, I can go to the launch screen, but when I click "play", it takes me to a new ...
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Minecraft Crash - Windows - 1.7.10 - Modded

I'm using Forge v1291 and I have a lot of mods, and I've been attempting to get them to run properly for ages, and I cannot find any solution to the problem I have. I've attempted to look through the ...
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Why won't my 1.7.3+ Minecraft show the Menu and play?

Whenever I click "Play" on the launcher it downloads the version and starts to run but it doesn't show anything, I can just hear the main menu music playing and when looking through the console it ...
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Strange polygons appear in fullscreen

Another interesting Minecraft "feature" here. When I play from inside the browser and hit F11 for fullscreen, I get wildly moving polygons flashing across the entire screen: It doesn't affect ...
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Minecraft 13w47e Server Disregards Files

Recently, I updated my Minecraft server to snapshot 13w47e. It started up without any trouble; however, upon logging in, I find myself in a new world without any of my previous items. Upon further ...
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Crusader Kings 2 crashes on certain date

Hi, so I'm playing CK2 as Croatia, and all of a sudden, on the 21st of March 1120, my game unexpectedly disappears and my desktop appears. I have searched the web for solutions, and all I can find is ...
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Backup Dota 2 Workshop DLC

I want to share the Dota 2 Workshop DLC (5.7 GB, not the alpha) files with another PC, but the "Backup and Restore" functionality does not give that option. I know for a fact that all the files are ...
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How to set up a new hard drive for a PS3?

I got my grandson a new sata HDD for his PS3, as it as corrupted. I can see where to download the PS3 stuff online, which needs to go to a 1GB flash stick (which I don't have). Can the download be ...