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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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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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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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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 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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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? (FIXED)

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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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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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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GTAVLauncher.exe has stopped working - is there a fix?

I just want to play GTA V. It worked really well and I haven't had any issues with it. But since two days (AFAIK there was no patch involved between running and error times) from one day to another, ...
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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 ...
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Call of Duty: World at War not launching

After my old computer broke down, I've resorted to using a Windows XP computer. I installed Steam and downloaded Call of Duty: World at War through it. When I launch it, it asks me if I want to play ...
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“Xbox Support” underneath my gamertag

A friend recently brought to my attention that right underneath my gamertag on my Xbox One profile it says "Xbox Support." Anyone know why or how this has happened, and more importantly, how to get ...
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Games from gamejolt.com aren't permitted to run

Whenever I run a game from http://gamejolt.com, Java prevents me from playing it. It tells me Java doesn't allow applets without an approved certificate. From what I understand, GameJolt's games are ...
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minecraft crashed on world load [closed]

I was playing everything alright then when i went to save the world it crashed to the launcher.I then tried to load my saved world up but it crashed.so I believed that it was a corrupted file now so i ...
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Blocky graphical issues and missing roads

Essentially, I'm getting these uniform sized squares at random spots in the graphics. (See images below.) They happen at near and far distances, and more consistently at night. Also, the road just ...
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Don't Starve Console won't go away?

I thought just for fun I'd enter in some commands, but ever since I haven't been able to remove the console. I tried Ctrl + L, ~, disabling it. Nothing. I can remove it with Ctrl + L for a brief ...
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Disney Infinity 2.0 menu invisible

I downloaded the new update for Disney infinity 2.0 after buying Hiro and Baymax and I can't see the menu screen.
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“Unable to initialize DirectX 9 device” when attempting to launch GTA V?

I have GTA V on Steam and when I go to launch it after downloading, the loading screen comes up and and then goes to a message: Unable to initialize DirectX 9 device I've tried asking R* for ...
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Super Smash Bros. Brawl for Wii freezes at map selection menu

Recently I decided to play Super Smash Bros. Brawl for my Wii. The game appeared to load fine, until I tried to play a multiplayer game. I selected some characters, and as soon as I pressed +, the ...
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I can't click to pick up & place items in inventory on Windows 8 Minecraft. Can this be enabled?

I have a laptop that has Windows 8 which I use for playing Minecraft. However when using the inventory, I have to hold my mouse to drag and pick the items and I don't like that. I have tried ...
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Problem running Civilization 5 Steam

I have installed Civilization 5 from Steam and it was working fine, but when I tried to run it this morning it got stuck at the first step with the message Preparing to launch Sid Meier's Civilization ...
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Game doesn't recognise my nvidia graphic card

I have an ASUS n53sn-sz129v, which has an nVidia GT550m graphics card as well as the Intel HD 3000 on board graphics chip. My problem is that when I start some games (GTA V and CoD: Advanced ...
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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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Grand Theft Auto V has exited unexpectedly [duplicate]

I have a Sager NP9150 laptop with an i7-3610QM CPU and a AMD HD 7970m GPU. I get the Grand Theft Auto V has exited unexpectedly error when I try run the game and it happens in safe mode also. It was ...
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GTA V for PC exited unexpectedly

I recently ordered the GTA V PC from Steam and when I finished installing and launch the game. It gave me "Grand Theft Auto V has exited unexpectedly". I tried "safe mod" and every option available, ...
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Minecraft “A fatal error has been detected by the Java Runtime Environment” [duplicate]

I'm trying to play Minecraft on PC, but the system crashes. I have added the report from the computer below. Can anyone help me solve this, so that I can play? # # A fatal error has been detected ...
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Why won't my Xbox 360 boot

My Xbox 360 won't boot I turn it on and the green light come on the Xbox but nothing shows up on the screen I have tried everything to fix it. I unplugged it all and reconnected it and unplugged the ...
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Loading screen stops loading when joining server

On Minecraft PE, me and my brother joined a faction server and I can get in normally but his doesn't load fully, it's goes about 3/4 of the way then stops, but mine loads fully. So I tried everything ...
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Can someone tell me what this Gods plugin error means?

Ever since I've installed the plugin, I've noticed my console is getting flooded by this error. http://pastebin.com/eQRNBqui It seems to trigger randomly without players using anything Gods-wise, ...
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Audio Problems with Playstation 1 on Vizio TV

I recently pulled out my old PlayStation and hooked it up to my LCD Vizio TV. When i started playing Croc: Legend of the Gobbos the audio worked fine on my dolby surround but later on it started ...
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Is it possible to run the game without using the unofficial patch on Windows 8/64-bit?

I recently installed Alien vs. Predator - Gold Edition from disk (the version released in 1999, not the version released around 2010). I started up the game and added an account (i.e. user profile). ...
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I cant load Minecraft with NEI installed [closed]

When I try to even load my game with NEI installed it doesn't work? It starts to load then goes to a crash report? I'm not sure what to do. These are the mods i have installed: ...
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Minecraft Super Secret Settings

I've tried everything and nothing will work. It's stuck at "normal/regular" settings. Anyone help me turn it back to normal?
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how to avoid white in the distance after alt + tab

Sometimes I need to alt + tab out of the game to do stuff, and I've noticed that after doing this the distant view turns completely white. For example in stormwind where the boats are, the background ...
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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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Norton Security and Steam [closed]

For the past few days steam has refused to log me in. It would either A: say there is a connection issue and make me want to "retry connection" or after i log in just freeze. I decided to check the ...
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Using DirectX 11, getting message: Shader model 3.0 or better graphic device required

Direct X 11 is supposed to have Shader 5.0, so why is this happening when I try to run Dragonball: Xenoverse? I am running the following setup: System Information Operating System: Windows 8.1 ...
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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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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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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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Cities: Skyline fails to generate correct menu and crashes on exit

I just installed Cities Skylines on my linux mint 17 os which includes a R7 260X Radeon graphics card. The game fails to launch with an appropriate menu screen as depicted in the screen shot ...
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Borderlands pre sequel not launching TVHM

My borderlands the pre sequel isn't letting me go to true vault hunter mode. It did show me the pop up and everything but when I went to go in it just stays at the loading screen and won't spawn. I ...
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My PS3 controllers have died and are not charging

It has been some months since I've turned on my Playstation 3. Today, when I turned it on with my controllers, it didn't work. I thought "Hey, the battery surely ran out", so I tried to charge them ...
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Minecraft 1.7.10 crashes when I attempt to open a world

I want to play minecraft in 1.7.10 but after launching it through the launcher and i try to open a server or single player world it crashes ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // This is a token for 1 ...
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Minecraft PE v0.10.4 for iPhone not saving

My son's iPhone 4 will no longer save any changes he makes to worlds. He has all the updates and has even tried deleting the entire app and reinstalling it. There is plenty of storage space on the ...
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Minecraft keeps crashing with 'Pixel Format' error, but graphics driver is up to date? [duplicate]

Hey so my Minecraft keeps crashing and I have been looking around for some answers and so far all I have seen is that I have to update my Graphics driver but its already up to date, so someone please ...
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Is there a way to reset the audio for games?

When I start the game on my computer with my headphones unplugged, and plug them in afterwards, the audio sometimes don't change to my headphones, and stay on the silent speakers. Is there a way to ...
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PVP.net patcher kernel has stopped working [closed]

I have been searching a lot for fixes I tried all of them, but still not working. I also tried all of the steps, updating my computer, downloading .net (already have it), re-downloading or replacing ...
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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 ...