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Why do all Minecraft launchers crash on my system after being run?

The new launcher slows down everything tremendously after going through the first time setup, then it sometimes pulls up the launcher and sometimes leaves the screen as it was before the setup ...
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Is my Saints Row IV game bugged?

I'm doing the "Matt's Back" mission, and when I get to the point where I'm on a ship shooting other ships with a turret, I kill one ship and then my ships stops moving and nothing happens. I'm on the ...
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How to fix Xbox One Freezone.Reboot reboot cycle?

For those who have fallen victim to the 'backwards compatibility hack' which allegedly enables the Xbox One to play Xbox 360 games, but in fact results in an 'end-less' boot cycle - is there a ...
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Blizzard Download: This download is not authorized

I'm on Windows 7. When I download Starcraft Anthology from the website and try to install it on my computer I get the error "This download is not Authorized" followed by "There was a problem ...
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Unable to save CustomKeys.txt for WarCraft using WarKeys

I'm trying to configure custom keys through WarKeys, the WarCraft 3/DOTA Custom Keyboard shortcut mapping tool and getting an error when I try to export my mappings. I went through and modified the ...
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Kairos dragon froze in one location on screen

I finished the Kairos dragon and he was great for a week. Then, he froze in one location on the screen and I have been unable to move him for weeks. Any ideas on how to get him going?
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Skyrim crashes on start. Do I need a new sound card?

In my computer I have both a Sound Blaster Live! 5.1 SB0220 card and a Realtek ALC850 chipset on an MSI K9N4 nForce 500 motherboard. My game crashes on launch, just after the Bethesda logo fades. I've ...
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Why are all the Dawnguard NPCs holding their arms out, and can it be fixed?

Today I go to Dawnguard and I saw NPCs walking like this. They kind of look like a hangman stick-figure. Almost ALL NPCs of Dawnguard are walking around with their arms like this When I press E to ...
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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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Graphical glitch

I was playing the MoonQuest modpack through the Technic Launcher yesterday, and after a long time of playing the game crashed. I started the game again, and suddenly all the textures went crazy. I ...
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Need help editing the .DAT files in NexusTK's folder

It's the very first MMO, and so most of it's files are in .dat format. This means I will have to locate the original programs responsible for creating those files. I've searched across the Internet, ...
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Crash at the beginning of Season 2

I have installed The Walking Dead season 2 on a freshly-reinstalled Windows machine, but I can't get past the beginning - I don't have any previous saves, so the story gets generated. Then there is a ...
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Game crashes when I assign a worker to his dream job

Most of the times I try to put a worker to his dream job the game crashes, this doesn't happen every time. I have managed to get 1 worker to his dream job but the rest of them just makes the game ...
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Slow PS4 internet speed on wired and wireless networks?

I have a 50Mbps connection from my ISP. My laptops, Xbox360, mobile phones, etc. get around 30-40Mbps download speed. However, the PS4 only gets a mere 2-4Mbps. I thought that there is a mistake where ...
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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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Latest injustice update won't install

My 1.08 version of injustice won't install on my ps3. It just beeps and reboots the console. There's plenty of memory and it wouldn't install after the latest system update which it made me do before ...
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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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Steam with NFS Hot Pursuit: “Failed to contact key server” despite previous success while in offline mode

I've purchased NFS Hot Pursuit from Steam, and I was supplied a CD key and could run the game after downloading it. I was then able to run the game with Steam in offline mode, but at one point (after ...
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The game keeps freezing. Help?

Every time I try to play GTA 5, it freezes on me. I can't even get past the first mission without it doing it. I tried to uninstall and reinstall it, and the same thing still happens. I tried ...
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How can I fix Pokemon Zeta 1.3.21?

It has a blank screen and I am running Windows Vista with .Net Framework 4.5 and a rgss player. What should I do to fix this problem.
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Minecraft 1.7.4 Launcher/Download Problems

Today (2/13/2014), I logged onto Minecraft, and got on my favorite server, a few minutes in, my Minecraft crashed, and forced me to restart launcher. As soon as I loaded up the launcher, and It ...
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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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“Unable to initialize graphics engine” error

Whenever I open THPS4.exe, I get the error "Unable to initialize graphics engine". I updated the drivers, did everything I could. How can I fix this?
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The Memory Could Not Be Read… Wall E Error

After installing Wall-E, when I first opened Wall-E.exe, an error came up, "The Referenced Memory At 0x... . The Memory Could Not Be Read.". After that I tried to open it again, and got another error, ...
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Glitch when trying to install Shader mod with Forge

I recently saw a video showing off SonicEther's Unbelievable Shaders Mod, and I thought it looked cool so I tried to install it. I followed a few tutorials, and the steps I took to install it were: ...
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1.7.4 crashes with “Unable to fit”

Every time I go on Minecraft, it crashes and this comes up: ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // You're mean. Time: 10/01/14 18:06 Description: Registering texture bqr: Unable to fit: coal_block - ...
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How do I launch Minecraft with a certain crash report?

I have a crash report that says my graphics driver is out of date, but when I tried updating it, my computer says its up to date. I'm having a lot of trouble. How can I launch it like this?
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Performance Issue when playing Rage

I recently installed rage on my PC, expecting to run smoothly after i played it on a less powerful pc having a decent FPS, BUT! Here comes the plot twist, because after I start a new game, (the ...
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Unable to connect to local server on Minecraft PE

I'm unable to connect my Kindle Fire HDX and Kindle Fire HD on Minecraft PE v0.8.1 alpha. Both devices are connected to the same network and are running the same version of Minecraft PE. The problem ...
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How can I connect to other minecraft servers with VPN?

I use a VPN, however when I'm connected to it I am unable to connect to any Minecraft server. How can I connect using a VPN?
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No signal shows when I turn my Xbox 360 Kinect on

My Xbox 360 Kinect was fine until today when I turned it on. Then, the power light turned red instead of green and it showed no signal on the TV screen. I tried another HDMI cable but still got the ...
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Streetpass is working for everyone but me

I recently got a 3DS, and immediately set it up, including my Mii, the Streetpass Plaza, and Streetpass. I found one Mii, but after that, nothing. For example, I went to my brother's house and his ...
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Display becomes messed up at 16bit

I'm trying to play planescape Torment on my windows install on a macbook pro. The colors in the entire game are garbled and messed up. The problem is the color palette. In fact, the color pallete on ...
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Call of duty: Black Ops 2, the annoying glitch

In the game Call of duty: Black Ops 2, I have to change my system date to few months back everytime I run the game. Otherwise the game doesn't runs at all. Is someone out there with the same problem? ...
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Graphics Card 'Time-Out' Only Affects Minecraft Modded

I'm having a lot of trouble with my graphics card and Minecraft. I usually play Minecraft while watching a video on my other monitor. However while I am playing Minecraft, chunks in the distance will ...
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The Amazing Spider Man Lagging

I am getting lag while playing The Amazing Spider Man. I also tried a d3d9.dll generator, still no effect. I have an Intel HD Graphics Family, 4.00 GB RAM.
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Can't switch weapons in HL2 maps imported into Portal

After seeing Half-Life 2 being played with the Portal Gun by importing the maps into Portal's map folder, I wanted to do it myself. I got the maps to work properly, but when I use "impulse 101" to get ...
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Spiderman Web of Shadows black screen

After playing the game for a while, the game stops and the screen turns black. What should I do to fix this? I also get the problem when spidey goes too high in the air.
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Runtime error in PES 10

There is a runtime error everytime I try to see my player rating after a match in Become A Legend. It crashes and says runtime error - floating point support not loaded 6002, what to do to fix these ...
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How can I skip the training in Red Orchestra 2 - Heroes of Stalingrad?

I have passed all levels but still its not going to next Level. Completing training again and again is very tough. How can I skip the training?
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Can't play older game on Windows Surface Pro

I've been trying to install both Anachronox, and Star Wars: KOTOR on my 128gb Windows Surface Pro. I can install fine, but both crash on startup. I've googled everything i possibly can - installed ...
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Civ II Lost Heralds

When I downloaded Civ II on my computer I disabled heralds on accident. 'Options' does not give me the option to change it. How do I enable the heralds? The heralds, if you do not remember, are the 3D ...
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How can I solve the slow framerate and crashing sound in Call of Juarez : Gunslinger?

I just got this game and I'm trying to play it but it's so slow and the sound keeps crashing (meaning the game sound starts hanging and the PC freezes). When it finally gets a kick start, the game is ...
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Why does my camera get stuck scrolling?

This is a frequent glitch that happens to me. I will be scrolling by using WASD and then my camera will get stuck and keep scrolling. The only way I have found to fix this is spamming the WASD keys or ...
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Need help to debug unexpected server crashes

Recently my friend got his computer fixed and he was finally able to join my server. He was lagging a bit at first but then he made some changes that seemed to improve that. I also added another GB ...
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Could not contact master game server to retrieve server list

I am not sure whether this question is related to this site or not. (if not please migrate it to the correct site). I installed Counter Strike 1.6. and now I am trying to play it online. When I hit ...
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None of them is running?

I recently downloaded 18 wheels of steel pedal to metal but when I run the game on win 8 it shows following errors Please help me as I was not able to get anything helpful on google
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Microsoft Flight refuses to launch

My Microsoft Flight just stopped working one day. I deleted it and re-downloaded it, but it still says the same thing. It says, "Microsoft Flight encountered an error while initializing its system. ...
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Why can't we shoot arrows into the sky unless we look at the ground first?

Why can't everyone on my Minecraft server eat unless they look at the ground first? Also, we can't shoot arrows into the sky unless we look at the ground first. The same happens with snowballs and ...
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Windows 8.1 cannot locate DVD-ROM

I've just installed Lord of the Rings: Battle for Middle Earth 2 on my laptop which is running windows 8.1. I have changed the compatibility settings, before which the program became none-responsive ...