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internal exception: java.SocketExeption: Connection Reset

Whenever I try to join a multiplayer server on minecraft it get this error: internal exception: java.SocketExeption: Connection Reset. I live in asia, and I'm trying to connect to an EU server, that ...
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Dell M14x Alienware cannot play 1999 Street war

I've installed the old school 'Street Wars/Mob Rule' game to my laptop. When I run the game, suddenly I can only heard the sound but no display.When I click Alt+Tab button to change a window, the game ...
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Why doesn't my Thrustmaster Dual Trigger 3-in-1 Rumble Force vibrate when it's supposed to?

I've bought the Thrustmaster Dual Trigger 3-in-1 Rumble Force controller, it claims to support force feedback on PC, but nothing seems to actually cause it to rumble and is no 'Test forces' tab in the ...
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Settings are not being applied in Homefront

I am playing HomeFront on the PC with all the latest updates from Steam and I have this problem where the changes I make in the graphics menu just before starting the game is not applied when I am ...
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Video stuttering when gaming

I have a very powerful gaming laptop, and I used to play all games just fine on ultra. But now when I enter any games, it stutters, and its a really weird stutter (it's only the camera that stutters. ...
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Can the Ratchet and Clank “Burn Ring” Appear in today's games

there's a cheat/glitch in the first Ratchet and Clank game where you can glitch up one of the races so your onfoot and positioning yourself under a bunch of creates so they're off screen and using a ...
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“side-by-side configuration is incorrect” error when launching Dead Island

My friend and I both bought the Dead Island game. I set up my copy and it works flawlessly but for my friend it responds with this message "The application has failed to start because its side-by-side ...
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Dungeon Crawl crashed. Now my saved game won't load. How can I make it load?

I'm running Dungeon Crawl Stone Soup on Linux. Crawl disappeared while I was in the middle of playing. Now I saw only my shell. Sy didn't seem to save. CTRL+L didn't refresh the screen. Now I saw ...
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Minecraft crashing - Ubuntu 12.10

When I play Minecraft 1.4.2 on Ubuntu (with and without Optifine), after a while (about five minutes or so) it will crash the whole of Ubuntu, SSP and SMP (frozen interface, no responsiveness). ...
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How to fix cutscene audio stuttering?

While the game itself runs smoothly and I can watch the cutscenes using the bink player without problems, their ingame playback fails to produce sound every other second (quite periodically actually). ...
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Can't join Age of Empires III games

I recently purchased a copy of Age of Empires 3 but I have been unable to get it to connect to my friend's game via Tunngle or Hamachi. The strange thing is that I am able to see his game, but when I ...
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Does the newest Nvidia driver support 3D Vision in Diablo 3?

I used version 300+ http://us.battle.net/d3/en/forum/topic/3123040038?page=2 says that version 280+ already support diablo 3. Yet when I tried diablo 3 in 3D I do not see anything different. It ...
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Very low brightness after Windows Update graphics driver update

When I try to play Call of Duty, the brightness becomes very low and I can't revert it. This started after a graphics driver update through Windows Update. I tried to increase the brightness from the ...
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Razer Megalodon problems

I just bought the Razer Megalodons and I've run in to a problem. I cannot transmit while playing audio. I also keep getting "USB bandwidth exceeded" errors. I'm using a 850W power supply and I used to ...
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Bad Company 2 freezes on Bootcamp

I'm trying to play Bad Company 2 on bootcamp (iMac "late 2009", windows XP single user "student whatever edition"), but the multiplayer apparently always freezes after less than 1 minute of play. I've ...
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I'm getting “iw3mp.exe has stopped working” on Multiplayer in Windows 7

So recently I decided I wanted to play COD4 again, so I downloaded and installed from Steam. The single player runs fine, but the multiplayer errors out everytime: "iw3mp.exe has stopped working". ...
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Unable to play Sacred 2 Multiplayer

I purchased Sacred 2 from GoGamer.com. I was able to successfully install the game and even to authenticate my key. However, when I tried to make a multiplayer account, I was informed that my key was ...
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Bad lag when playing League of Legends?

I have had LoL for around 6 months, and for about 1 month my ping has been crazy and I have been having a problem where whenever I try to move my champ, or use an ability or spell or anything, it has ...
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Minecraft Premium: “Sorry, but we couldn't connect to our servers” [duplicate]

When i try to log in to my minecraft premium account it says: Sorry, but we couldn't connect to our servers. Please make sure that you are online, and that Minecraft is not blocked. I tried ...
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Is it possible to use an addon you're not subscribed to, regardless of the logged in user?

In Garry's Mod, we have add-ons, which are basically packed add-on files. (Might as well call them hybrid .zip or something and .vpk files mashed together) I know Garry's Mod loads zipped (regular ...
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Runtime outdated, Game launcher outdated, On new dell inspiron15, Native log attached

Native Launcher Version: 19 Operating System: Windows 8.1 Application Hash: 703e21de391ba20ebee6fae3a694d0b7514febb5 Java Version: x64: 1 Starting download of: ...
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PS3 Sound Problems

So my PS3 has been working for a while, but recently it started doing this thing where there is sound when it starts up, it makes the chiming sound and clicking while scrolling through the start up ...
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Minecraft 1.8 Graphics Driver Crash Windows 8 [duplicate]

I just upgraded to Windows 8, and then installed Minecraft. For some odd reason, whevenever I try to play it, it crashes and says that I must update my graphic drivers. My drivers are up to date, and ...
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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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My minecraft forge-1.7.10-10.13.0.1180-universal server keeps shutting itself down

My minecraft 1.7.10 forge server keeps crashing. Every time I open it, it opens up and starts like it should and starts running but than suddenly it comes up with a bunch of messages that I'm not ...
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Is there anyway I can stop getting connection lost?

I try joining my friends Tekkit Hamachi server. I can get on but my mini-map won't fully load, I can't access any chests and I can type anything in chat - I literally can't do anything. Then, a few ...
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Carmageddon TDR 2000 crashes in Send in the Sharks

Carmageddon TDR 2000 has recently been made available through Steam with the upcoming release of Carmageddon: Reincarnation, but as with many old games, it doesn't work perfectly. Although the first ...
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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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PS4 dead - will my saves be recoverable?

My PS4 seems to be dead (I will explain what it is doing after I ask the question) but my question is: If I have to send it in for repairs and/or get a new one - will my data be completely wiped? ...
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Link an iOS 5 and an iOS 8 device in Clash of Clans

I have been playing on an iOS 8 device and I got another iOS 5 device (iPad first generation). I have been backing up the game on the iOS 8 device using Game Center. I tried to restore that game to ...
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Stuttering in Titanfall

Lately I've been experience stuttering in Titanfall, and especially when a lot is happening in game like explosions etc. Both the graphics and sound starts to stutters, and sometimes the display ...
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How to delete and reinstall agrarian skies

My agrarian skies have stopped to work because I've tried to reinstall not enough items when not enough items stopped working for me, and now I just want to start over again with the mod being as it ...
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Why is Aether 2 crashing when i enter the aether

Heres the Crash report, It was working but now it keeps crashing :c ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // Oops. Time: 11/17/14 8:45 PM Description: Exception in world tick ...
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Crysis Crashes on Startup With R9 290

Whenever I start Crysis on my new custom built desktop, it starts in a full black screen and nothing happens. I have to CTRL + ALT + Delete to get back to the desktop and only to find a window that ...
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Counter Strike Failed to load gamerulescvars.txt, game rules cvars might not be reported to management tools [closed]

Every time i launch valve games like TF2 , CSS , CS : GO , I got this error from console, Parent cvar in client.dll not allowed (mp_endmatch_votenextleveltime) Parent cvar in client.dll not allowed ...
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Why can't I connect to other Minecraft multiplayer worlds?

My brother and I both have minecraft PE. We both have iPad 2s and the latest iOS software. The multiplayer mode is on on both games and and I have checked that we are both on the same Wifi. Also, I ...
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XBox 360 cant read disc

I bought Fallout 3 started to play then got the message"Cannot read disc. Got 2 more replacements, same thing. So decided to just download the game from Xbox live. Got a little bit into the game and ...
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Minecraft [any version] - Flashing/Graphical Glitches?

I recently reset my PC, and have noticed that since I have done so, Minecraft has been acting strangely. Whenever I play, the entire game window [GUI and all] flashes white for an instant. Or, the GUI ...
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destiny vanguard will it be able to work on more then one account on ps4

I got the destiny ps4 bundle and it was European so the vanguard dlc that came with it isn't working because my main account is an American one, if I create a new European account and use the code on ...
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SNES - Black screen, no sound

A friend of mine recently asked me if I could take a look at his non-working SNES. I tried a different power supply and AV cable, both of which I know are working fine. Of course I made sure it ...
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How do I redeem my Tekken Tag Tournament 2 online pass on the PS3?

I am currently trying to use the online pass I bought from Gamestop online on my copy of Tekken Tag Tournament 2, but I'm not having much luck. When I select "Online Multiplayer", the game first ...
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Tekkit Classic Crashes When Changing window Size

Tekkit Classic is suddenly closing and going back to Technic launcher when i go to fullscreen or change the window size (minecraft and other modpacks work normally) Details: No crash report being ...
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I cant see any servers on cs go

I click refresh on the server list, I have re-downloaded the game multiple times, and I have also reset the filters, but still no servers appear to be available. However, there are 4 servers on my ...
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Minecraft 1.7.10 won't launch, Windows 7

I have the Minecraft 1.5.2 magic launcher and when i install Minecraft 1.7.10, it doesn't seem to launch properly. It goes to a white screen and plays the Minecraft music. I don't even see the Mojang ...
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Android Final fantasy Dimensions Error message on opening

When I try to open Final fantasy Dimensions on my Samsung Galaxy S3 there's a dialog box which says "Connection Lost Try again?". This was working just fine yesterday and I did not update my cell in ...
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Minecraft Forge 1.7.10 Error before game even starts

When I try to run Minecraft with Forge already installed, one of two things happens. Either my game actually loads and it comes up as a complete black screen not showing my game at all but it says it ...
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Screen tearing in minecraft (ftb pax 2014)

I decided to play feed the beast for the first time in ages and I encountered a rather irritating issue. Every ~10-20 seconds my screen flashes with the jagged edges and artifacts that you usually see ...
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Battlefield 4 White Screen of Death

After a recent update Battlefield 4, anytime I try to join a server I get an error in my Battlelog which isn't very helpful. . . "ERROR: Game Disconnected, something went wrong." and during the ...
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Missing textures in Naval Strike maps

I did a clean install of my pc, installed origin and then Battlefield 4. After starting BF4 it kept prompting me to install the expansion packs. When I clicked the link it would bring up origin and do ...
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Terraria crashes

Once in a while Terraria will crash and display this error message. I can't copy the text, so I took a screenshot. Not sure what this means, I have tried reinstalling the XNA framework.