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My Xbox 360 is displaying weirdly, what can I do?

First off, it's WELL out of warranty. Anyways the symptoms are thus: When I turn it on there is sometimes no picture, sometime there is picture but the resolution acts weird. Sometimes it plays fine. ...
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Fallout 3 crashes when updated to version 1.7?

When I install Fallout 3 and play it as it is, the game is alright, but when patch it to 1.7, I can't play it anymore. Here is the message box: fallout3.exe ordinal not found. The ordinal ...
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Sudden FPS Drop in CSGO

I have been playing csgo for the past 2-3 months, it runs smoothly on my laptop without any problem, but just last week my fps suddenly dropped to around 18-22 in game, totally unplayable. I havent ...
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Replays refuse to open?

So, I've run into quite an interesting problem. I started up my laptop on the way to school this morning and decided to watch a replay that was saved last night. However, when I tried to open the ...
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Why can't nobody log into my Terraria server using my external IP?

OK. So this has been going on for me for about 3 months, since I moved. Before I moved, I used an Ethernet internet to launch servers. Everything worked PERFECTLY. But now, I use a Wireless internet ...
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Steve will only move backwards on Xbox 360

When I run the game he starts walking backwards. I can move him in any direction other than fowards. I changers the camera view to see if there was abnormal, but he is fine in crouch or standing. ...
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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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How do I run Facade on Windows 7?

Facade is a drama game, where the player can walk around and talk to NPCs. I've been trying to get it running on my Windows 7 PC, but it keeps saying that it need more CPU. It also said to restart my ...
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Minecraft Incompatible Heap Sizes?

I changed my Java XMX to have 2GB of RAM because I hate the lag I'm getting, but I get a strange error message: Error occurred during initialization of VM Incompatible minimum and maximum heap sizes ...
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FTB Unstable Crash on Startup [closed]

I'm running windows 8.1 and when i try to launch FTB Unstable 1.7.2 (v1.0.4) it would get frozen for a few seconds and then it would print in the log a crash report that only says: null: ...
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Steam crashes if it loses connection while downloading

I have a problem that, for whatever reason, causes my wireless adapter to disconnect completely from the computer and reconnect after a short while. If this occurs while I'm downloading a game ...
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GODUS crashes on startup after I've already played for a long time. Is there a way to fix this?

I've been playing GODUS for about 19 hours now, and nothing has been going wrong. Recently, when I went to start it up again, the game crashed before the cursor managed to appear or anything even ...
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No sound in Call of Duty over HDMI when used with an Asus monitor

I connected a PS3 to an Asus 24" Monitor (Asus PB248Q) via HDMI. The monitor does not have internal speakers but has a jack for headphones. If I connect a headset to the headphones jack I can hear ...
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Missing/Red terrain in Mount and Blade: Fire and Sword

Quite often when I play Mount and Blade:With Fire and Sword I will encounter missing or red terrain anywhere in or out of battle. Nothing I have done seems to stop it from occurring and I haven't ...
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No Video output when attempting to run Facade

I downloaded Facade from the official website. After installing it, I tried to play it, but after the initial loading screen, the game vanished into just the outline of the window it was in. The sound ...
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How can I get the Caveman2Cosmos mod working?

I downloaded and installed version 28 of the Caveman2Cosmos mod the other day, and am having trouble getting it to run. When I load the mod, Civilization closes down as normal, but never reappears. ...
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Can't save Fable - The Journey?

I do not have Xbox Live as our village has poor internet. I just bought Fable, but I don't seem to be able to save. Am I able to save?
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Kicked out of dota 2 game after 30 seconds

I managed to get an invite to dota 2 on steam and everything downloaded successfully. But now when I start it up and enter a game, I get kicked out while waiting for the match to start. I just have ...
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Steam ports blocked

My schools internet network seems to block a few ports making me get kicked off of online steam games pretty quickly. I have a list of those ports, but it states: Note: Many university networks ...
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The Witcher 2 freezes at the end of chapter 2's cutscene

I'm currently playing The Witcher 2 Enhanced Edition and I've made it to the end of chapter 2, where Geralt is on his way to Loc Muinne. Everything runs just fine until the narration from Dandelion ...
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How do I minimize Dragonvale load time?

I have an iPhone 4s, and most games load pretty quick. In addition, most games load instantly once they are in memory (ie one of my last 4 or so apps loaded). In contrast, with Dragonvale I get a load ...
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Can't type in transfer fee amount

I can't type in the transfer fee in this screen: I type in an amount but it doesn't change the Transfer Fee amount in the "Make an offer" screen. Anyone having the same problem?
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Is it possible to resize/fullscreen the window in The Wonderful End of the World?

I just bought The Wonderful End of the World in a Steam sale. Unfortunately, I'm trying to play it on a laptop, which has pretty low vertical resolution. So parts of the game content are hiding ...
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imac voice chat not working with Starcraft 2 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Has anyone had success with Voice Chat in StarCraft 2? This is for a friend. He has all the latest drivers. The game sound works fine, but he can't hear the rest of the ...
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Unreal Tournament 2004 crash on start with error message (LockRect failed: D3DERR_DEVICELOST)

I have been playing perfectly UT2004 on Windows 7, but I have formatted my computer, switching to Windows 10, and the game now crashes on start, with an error message that I have never seen before. ...
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What happens if “two” vsync options are enabled at once? (RadeonPro, Starcraft 2)

In StarCraft 2, some cutscenes are "animated" and don't use Direct3D, so when using RadeonPro's "Direct3D Tweak" vsync option (with triple buffering), these types of cutscenes aren't getting vsynced. ...
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Pc is squeaking while playing Minecraft?

Every time I open Minecraft my computer starts squeaking a little. Did anyone of you have a similar problem or have a clue what could be the problem? This kind of behavior only occurs when playing ...
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The Ship Source Dedicated Server not starting

I am trying to run a srcds for The Ship game from Linux (Debian v8). It is downloaded and all the files seem to be there, but whenever I try to run ~/servers/ship/srcds_run -game ~/servers/ship/ship ...
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Next Car Game Demo not working

I am trying to get the next car game demo for my computer. After I do everything, the shortcut has not been created and when I try to open up the game, there is an error that says: The program can't ...
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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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Nintendo Network Issues (3DS)

So I recently found my 3DS, but I had changed the password on my NNID (Nintendo network) before I found it. So I re-signed in with my new password, but when trying to launch an app, it shows a message ...
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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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Sometimes can't connect to server

I have a server hosted locally on my PC and both I and my wife can usually connect to it just fine, but sometimes, after we close the game and leave the server on, later neither of us can join it ...
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Can't change name after adding 'color' in Minecraft PE?

When I changed my Minecraft PE name, I added color from the new update. However, it wouldn't let me enter worlds, so I tried to retype my name without color. Now I can't type or use my name at all, ...
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Minecraft Server - Same Network -> Brother can't connect

We've been able to get this to work before but now that we've come back after a few months, my brother is no longer able to connect to my minecraft server. I am not doing a LAN server because my ...
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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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Minecraft launcher continuously loading [closed]

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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A lot of TCP and UDP errors in Boring Man

I've been playing Boring Man (a free online shooter on Steam) for a while and a ton of errors keep flooding me every time I want to join a game. Common Errors: TCP Error 4, UDP Error 5, TCP Error 5 ...
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GameBoy Advance SP won't load anymore

I recently got me two of my favourite games again on GameBoy Advance SP. I played just a few hours with one device and then went to bed. On the next day, the battery was empty - ok. But trying to ...
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Massive FPS Drop in Minecraft when I try to record with OBS

So when I play Minecraft I set the FPS to 60FPS max so I don't get any frame tethering and I'm always on 59/60FPS unless like a nuke goes off or something then I drop down a bit... I use OBS to record ...
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I'm trying to make a modpack for minecraft, but keep getting this error! can someone help please? [closed]

I've tried reading through this crash log but I cant find a specific error to google or fix. Can someone have a look please, and explain what's going wrong? [18:26:04] [main/INFO] [LaunchWrapper]: ...
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How to play Homeworld: Cataclysm in 1920x1080 32bit?

So I have a modern computer with a fullhd monitor and I want to play Homeworld: Cataclysm in fullscreen, at full resolution and color. But it only lets me select up to 1600x1200 and it looks pretty ...
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Minecraft freezes when opening another program

If I have Minecraft open and I launch the browser or another program, Minecraft doesn't react any more ("Minecraft 1.8.1 not responding"). I am getting this error: [0x7FF936E3C1F0] ANOMALY: ...
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problem loading Mumble-Link Minecraft (Class not found exeption)

I have been working for a couple hours setting up a mumble server and fixing up my bukkit server to work with it and after all of the work the mod required will not load in my forge. i've updated to ...
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PS3 power problem

My PS3 cut out while playing black ops 2. The system clicked and turned off, instantly, no red standby light, no response to the power button. I flipped off the power switch in the back, unplugged ...
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Mouse is freezing randomly in TF2 and Civ5

My mouse keeps freezing in place at random times when I'm playing a game. It's happened in TF2 4 times already, and it's happened once when I was playing Civ 5. The mouse cursor moves to the middle of ...
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Minecraft 1.7.9 crashing when connecting to server

Recently I have been trying to get on a Hamachi vanilla server that is 1.7.9 and Minecraft keeps crashing when I try to connect to it. I am running Minecraft 1.7.9 that is unmodded whatsoever. I ...
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My brother cannot connect to my Minecraft LAN world [duplicate]

I have tried many times to play with my brother. We are on the same Wifi, with different accounts. I start up Minecraft 1.7.9, create a new Survival world, click Esc->Open To Lan. It tells me the ...
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Can't add friends in Steam

When using a browser, I can't add any friends because it gives me the error: Error adding friend. Please try again. I have Steam open in the background. I would add them in the client but the ...
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Skyrim crashes after bethesda logo. No mods installed

So, my Skyrim crashes just after bethesda intro. Tried to disable intro and it crashed after few seconds of showing skyrim logo. I have no mods installed. I had but because it stopped working, i ...