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I'm playing minecraft and I seem to lag out of the server every couple minutes

I haven't played minecraft in a couple months, a couple days ago my friends wanted to play so I joined their private server and I've been having this problem. Its not just on their server, it does ...
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Ultimate Vault Hunter mode pack 2 not working

I purchased Borderlands 2: Game of the Year edition on PlayStation 3, and I have downloaded and installed all the included DLCs. Everything works fine. When I reached level 61, I purchased 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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Why does Minecraft get stuck downloading 'guava-17.0.jar'?

My copy of Minecraft seems to get stuck on 'guava-17.0.jar' when I try to download it, and it's always that. I looked up everywhere how to fix the problem of the launcher staying stuck on this ...
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Wii remote extension connector doesn't detect nunchuk

I recently acquired a Wii Remote with built-in Motion Plus. Unfortunately, despite the second hand store (Cex) saying they had tested the controller, the extension connector doesn't seem to work with ...
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Why does connecting a laptop to a TV via HDMI cause a framerate drop?

I have encountered a problem recently: I plug in my computer to my TV with HDMI and suddenly any game will play at snail speed. Like ridiculously slow. I have tried both of my TVs, lowered the games ...
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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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Cannot initialize Tonic Trouble due to not enough space on hard drive?

I am attempting to play Tonic Trouble on my laptop in which the hard drive space is 218GB free of 283GB total. It installs fine, yet when I hit "Play" I am told there is not enough free space on my ...
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What is causing my low framerate in Prototype 2?

So my computer is pretty good, it can all but max out Max Payne 3, Mass Effect 3 and plenty of other games. But for some reason, even on the lowest settings (1280*800 resolution with everything set to ...
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My PS3 wont connect to the T.V. or the controller?

Last night my PS3 was working fine, and now it won't connect with the controller or the HDMI port, but it turns on. When I turn it on, I have to hold the power button just for it to turn off. Also ...
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I lost my Clash of Clans village [duplicate]

My village is not loading when I try to open it. How do I get it back?
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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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Left 4 Dead 2 Official Dedicated Bugging Going Black Screen

Error! Variable "$blendframes" is multiply defined in material "particle/smoke1/smoke1_add_nearcull"! Left 4 Dead 2 Official Dedicated Bugging Going Black Screen As the keywords suggest, when ...
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“Civilization V has stopped working” crash on turn processing, on exit to main menu/desktop and on load game from ingame

Civilization V keeps crashing on me. I've now had several games that suddenly crash while processing a specific turn (same turn every time). The crash usually happens during the early parts of the ...
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Music sounds all choppy

Whenever I start up Civilisation V the music and sound effects all sound choppy and horrible. I have tried restarting the game and my computer but to no avail. I am on a Ubuntu 14.04 computer running ...
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Civilization 5 keeps crashing - invalid reference

Looking in the logs files specifically Database.log, I keep seeing this error: [417084.850] constraint failed [417084.850] While executing - 'INSERT INTO ArtDefine_StrategicView(StrategicViewType, ...
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Excessive load times

Torchlight 2 is giving us excessively long load times in multiplayer on net. My friend and I both have high end PC's and it takes no time at all in single player to transition between different areas ...
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cl_first_person_uses_world_model crashes game

I heard that you could enable the Source Engine's VR mode without an Oculus Rift using this command: cl_first_person_uses_world_model 1 Excited, I wanted to try it. I went to the first level, and ...
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Cannot connect to my dedicated, steam-group L4D2 server

I have successfully setup a dedicated L4D2 server on my Linux box. I can manually connect to it with connect <myip>, so I believe I have all the basics setup correctly. I'm trying to get the ...
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Fallout 1 on OSX Yosemite help

I have tried a Wine wrapper I downloaded, but it's probably out of date because when I try to run the game I get a black or white screen. I'm on OS X Yosemite. If anyone has the GOG version that was ...
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Resources usage in dedicated server issue

I'm trying to make a Counter Strike:Source server with following properties: Maximum players: 15 CSSMath plugin Fully voice enabled With the above properties, how much resources (Bandwidth, RAM, ...
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CoD 4 multiplayer won't start?

CoD 4 MP will not start. I tried making a server and then it crashed. I have not been able to start it since. This also happened on my other PC. I tried the stereo mix and headphone method. It didn't ...
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cl->snap.servertime < cl->OldFrameServerTime

I got this error in cod4: cl->snap.servertime < cl->OldFrameServerTime (screenshot). I never use any configuration before. I even tried reinstall the cod4 yet i still having the same ...
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Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare throws an error message when I launch it

I have installed Call of Duty 4:Modern Warfare on my Windows 8 laptop. But when I open the game, it says "Call of Duty 4:Modern Warfare has stopped working properly". I have changed the compatibility ...
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Error Hitch warning: 2636 msec frame time while launching COD4 Server on lan

Error Details; I have changing server option to internet and lan they both not worked for me. While changing server to No game runs but server is not detected to other lan mates. Any help would be ...
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COD 4 crashes on my desktop during mission 'Shock and Awe'

When I am on the mission 'Shock and Awe' in Call of Duty 4 the plane crashes and I regain my conscience in game and I look around. Then I fall down and the game crashes. I have encountered this ...
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How to fix CoD Server with error : Hunk_Clear: reset the hunk ok?

Can someone help me ? Don't know how to get my server started Console from coduo starting a server Just don't get the point tried a lot. Server script On CoD United Offensive Console I see: ...
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Call of duty Black ops - not responding

Whenever I turn this game on, it takes a lot of time to load, then it runs good. Suddenly all goes blank and it just says not responding. I got technical problem details here: Problem Event Name: ...
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Where does the BF1942 Patcher search for the Game?

My problem is that I have the Battlefield 1942 file on my desktop but the patcher can not find the file. So I need to know where the patcher searches for the gamefile. I have Windows XP.
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BF2142 keeps disconnecting me from servers?

After connecting to any server, after a while (10 seconds to 5 minutes), I get disconnected with the message: "Connection to the server was lost." Any idea how to prevent this?
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FH2 server hangs momentarily on player joining

We have a problem with our Forgotten Hope 2 (BF2 modification) server. Sometimes, when player joins the server, the whole thing hangs up momentarily (~0.5‒3.0 sec) with every player on-line at the ...
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How can I set the resolution and refresh rate when the game starts?

When my GPU is on its native monitor resolution, 1920x1080, the max refresh rate I can get is 60 hertz, but when I change the resolution to 1024x768, I can get 120 hertz. I am playing CS:GO on the ...
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Config keeps changing while online

Every time I connect to a CS1.6 server in Russia my keyboard configuration also changes. When I try changing it myself, it will not switch back. What do I do?
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Server PC hangs, and then the client PCs hang as well, when playing CS 1.3 through LAN

I am currently using Counter Strike 1.3 and there are more than 4 players playing. We get connected through the connect <<IP>> command, but while playing the game, sometimes the PC hangs ...
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Counter Strike 1.6 crashes when patching with UCP

I've installed Counter Strike 1.6 and when I open it; it works just fine. However when I attempt to patch it with UCP it shows this: Problem signature: Problem Event Name: APPCRASH Application ...
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Couldn't connect to a CS1.6 LAN server via the internet

To make it clear, I am going through each step. Firstly, four of my friends are connected with routers and with a different ISP. They are using protocol 47, CS1.6 and Windows XP. On the other hand, I ...
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Keep Getting Reconnected to Same Server Time and Again

I installed the game today and everything went fine. And then I joined a server, played for a few minutes and quit. After about an hour or two, I again started the game and joined some other server. ...
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Getting Error When trying to play Counter strike 1.6

Everything was fine, but after a 123 MB update of Steam, I tried to connect to a server and it says "Cannot continue without script events/awp.sc, disconnecting." I get the same for every server. I ...
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Blue Screen Of Death Only After Playing Counter Strike 1.6

I have observing this weird behavior in my laptop from last 8-10 months that after playing Counter Strike 1.6 for 4th or 5th time, Blue Screen of Death Appears as soon as I close the game. I am not ...
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CS Server Port Forwarding with NAT

I am trying to create CS 1.6 server where my friends can connect and play. I am using VirtualBox to install Ubuntu 14.04 and NAT (because i don't have a router). I made two rules for port forwarding ...
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Problem with CS 1.6 LAN gaming

Me and my friends are playing CS 1.6 in an wireless ad-hoc network. Up to a certain point of time we were playing comfortably but all of a sudden my laptop stopped showing the game(No LAN servers ...
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Counter Strike In-Game Text Not Showing up

I recently Installed Counter Strike on Ubuntu 13.10, but some of the text doesn't show up. The menus are fine, but then I have stuff like this I'm not running it under wine, or anything. Is this a ...
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How to whitelist CS 1.6 in ConfigServer Firewall

I have pretty much whitelisted all known steam ports but people still can't join my server when ConfigServer Firewall is active. Anybody knows how?
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Heavy Performance issue with Half-Life

I have downloaded Half-Life using Steam. But, I am unable to play it due to heavy performance issue. When I click Play Game, Steam asks for Training, Easy, Medium, Hard options. After choosing one, ...
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Half-Life 2 Deathmatch

My brother and I were trying to play Half-Life 2: Deathmatch last night together. We just got the game and wanted to try it out on our own server, but we couldn't get it to work. To give some ...
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Half Life 2 in Linux on Oculus Rift

I'm trying to play Half Life 2 and Team Fortress 2 in Linux on the Oculus Rift. I have an ORv1. OS is Debian Jessie. Video card is Geforce GTX 460 SE. Drivers are 331.49. I can play HL2 without ...
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Help with running Siege Of Avalon

I didn't remember the name of this game, and some of you on this site helped me. Not only did you give me the name but you showed me were to buy it. Thank you so much. Now I just wished I could play ...
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Why does my minecraft crash every time I join?

I'm running a minecraft server for 3 friends. It has been working fine for a week, but now crashed almost instantly when I join. Below is the low, but I dont really know what Im looking for or how to ...
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Portal 2 glitchy fonts

Is it just me or the fonts are looking somewhat glitchy for some reason? For example: In the following screenshot, the letters especially i and captial S and M doesn't appear to be smooth. In the ...
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League of Legends won't open. I get an error that refers to a PVP.net Patcher Kernel. How do I fix it?

When I try to open League of Legends in Windows 7 I am notified that PVP.net Patcher Kernel has stopped working and that Windows hasn't found a solution, what should I do?