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DxTory recording issue - broken data rate

I am attempting to record a video ( 720px ) at 30 fps. I have recorded videos like this before without any issue, typically getting 60+ fps while recording. Today however I'm getting 7-8 fps. I have ...
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Dizzel Prompting socket error #11002 when launched?

i just downloaded Dizzel on Steam (Free Game), and tried to launch it , first it downloaded a couple of updates, then when i ran the game there was an error saying "socket error #11002" while trying ...
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Dwarven Mechanism stuck

I'm trying to get the Elder Scroll via Septimus Signus. I've fought through the entire dwarven ruins and killed everything, but now the Dwarven Mechanism is stuck. I went through my inventory and I'm ...
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The Hunter: Won't Launch

I have Windows 8 Operating system, first of all, i have allready downloaded the game from Steam but it kept crashing at Launch so my friend recommended to redownload it from the Hunter website. And so ...
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Saints Row crashing on keypress

I'm having an issue with Saint's Row the Third where I can start the game, but as soon as I press any button on the keyboard, the game crashes and I get a windows dialogue box saying "this program has ...
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Cannot maintain a connection to a Battlefield 4 Multiplayer Match on Playstation 4

I've had my PS 4 and Battlefield 4 (BF4) for about four weeks now; for the first three weeks, it had been rock solid, never a glitch, not a single dropped connection. For the last week (and more, ...
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Titanfall periodic stuttering?

I just downloaded Titanfall because it was free to play for 48 hours and on my i5-4670, GTX 770 Phantom 2GB, 8GB RAM system I get 60 fps maxed out except every ten seconds the game freezes for half a ...
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Dark Souls 2 keeps crashing on load

So recently (today) my Dark Souls 2 game instantly crashing at the end of the loading screen. I thought maybe it was because I was using a symlink to sync my game saves as of a few days ago but I ...
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Download trouble versions earlier than 1.7.4

I am having trouble downloading the version 1.6.4. I can download and use versions 1.7.4 and higher but nothing earlier than that. It gives me an error that it cannot unpack natives. I have updated ...
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Twilight of the Gods causes WC3 to crash back to desktop

Playing Twilight of the Gods. Every time Archimonde has his little cutscene with Jaina after he destroys her base, the game exits the cutscene into normal play mode for about half a second and then ...
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Microphone does not work in any source engine game. Fix?

My microphone work in steam chat, skype etc.. Althought it does not work in Garry's Mod, Dota 2, Left 4 Dead or Counter Strike. When I click test mic in the options menu of Garry's Mod I can hear my ...
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No sound on Duke Nukem Forver for PS3

I've started to play DNF on PS3 and installed Patch 1.03. Unfortunatley I don't have any sound on it. It appears to be a common problem on the internet, but I didn't find a solution. The sound on ...
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Dota2 crashing from time to time

I am using latest nvidia drivers 334.89 (tried every driver starting from 320) and after patch (approx at the end of november 2013) i am getting sometimes crashes to desktop without any error ...
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Crash upon returning to “The Underdark Exit”

I have a big problem. I am playing BG2 ( GoG ). I have SoA + ToB. Until that moment i've had no crashes at all. When i defeated Bodhi in Ch. 6 and took the Rhynn Lanthorn to enter Suldanesselar. And ...
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Dead Space 3 Crashes Upon Load

Every time I try to load dead space 3 on my pc, the game will start, the screen goes black etc. But after about 2-3 seconds of loading, the game instantly crashes. I have searched around for a ...
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Why is Hitman: Absolution causing a BSOD?

I have been playing Hitman: Absolution for quite some time now, and have begun coming across a problem. After playing for at least half an hour, I get the blue screen of death with the error ...
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USB with game files formatted when plugged into a different Xbox 360 - Possible to recover?

A friend had been saving games on his 360 using a USB drive. He moved it to a different 360 and it reformatted the USB for use, deleting his files. I suggested he use some data recovery software, but ...
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Minecraft 13w47e Server Disregards Files

Recently, I updated my Minecraft server to snapshot 13w47e. It started up without any trouble; however, upon logging in, I find myself in a new world without any of my previous items. Upon further ...
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Transport Giant Gold flashing graphics

Some time ago I tried to play an old game on my pc. The game is called Transport Giant Gold from back in 2004 made by JoWood. When I tried running it, I had some very annoying problems with the ...
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Allods Online crash at launch because of ntdll.dll

Every time I try using the Allods Online launcher it throws an error that seems to be related with Windows "ntdll.dll". That game has bad support and they just said, one should reinstall the game, ...
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Rage graphic lag after half hour of playing (caused by input)

I have a problem with Rage game. Game runs at 60 FPS with no problems. I have no graphic issues. After around half hour of playing graphics starts to lag, it looks like graphic stuttering. The thing ...
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PS3 lost network whilst patching Injustice: Gods Among Us, and now won't re-download patch

Recently I've encountered a problem. Well, it wasn't a problem at the beginning, but now my PS3 can't even start downloading a patch. What happened step-by-step: I booted my PS3 Started the game ...
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I can't open Spore on my Mac

It's been a long time since I tried to play spore on my iMac. I reinstalled it today and whenever I try to open it my screen will go black, a blue box will flash on my screen, my cursor will change a ...
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Prologue: Rise and Shine Game Breaking Glitch

I just got Dead Island working on my machine (a small miracle, considering how many bugs are in the game itself.) I played through the first part where you wake up, walk around, fall down the ...
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Mass Effect (1) PC sound problem

First of all, before jumping here to pop a question, I've been all over the Net trying to find a solution to the problem. Apparently, loads of people were having a problem with sound in this game, ...
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Towns keeps crashing to desktop

I fell in love with the game Towns, except for one little thing: it keeps crashing for no apparent reason. There is no error message or warning, it just closes. I get my little people to build a town, ...
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Why is Roller Coaster Tycoon displaying a black screen on startup with Windows 7 64-bit?

I know there is a similar question to this one, but the person asking that question was running the game on a virtual machine on a Mac. I'm currently trying to run it on an HP Pavilion dv7 quad core ...
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F.E.A.R 2 freezing issues when on loading screen

I'm having a problem with my FEAR 2 copy on my PS3, the game works just fine, I'm just past chapter 9/10 where I'm looking for Keegan, anyway, when the game is loading on the loading screen, no matter ...
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Is anyone playing recent builds of AprQ2 on Linux which has a save game bug?

Probably a long shot, but I was wondering if anyone has played AprQ2 lately, a decent Quake 2 engine. I liked this one because a high-resolution texture pack was available and it compiled and ran well ...
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Why can't I join my friend's game and vice versa?

My friend and I are playing Minecraft PE, and we're trying to join each other's game. We're both on the same Wifi, and both our local server multiplayers are on. Our names won't come up for either ...
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Mount and Blade Warband - Game crashes when choosing the 'Load Game' option

Very recently my version of Mount and Blade Warband on Steam has been crashing every single time I try to choose the 'Load Game' option in the main screen, or the 'Save As' option on the in game ...
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Computer Crashing in CIv V

So I was running Civ V perfectly fine for a while, but then it started to freeze. What happens, is it occasionally freezes, and there is nothing I can do. I can move my mouse, but that's it. I can't ...
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How can I solve Steam Error -107/Secure Connection Failed?

I need help with fixing Steam on my PC. Whenever I try to use Steam via their website or the Steam platform or anything it does not load at all. From my browser I either just get a blank page or ...
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Minecraft Crashes Upon Loading World - 1.7.10

I have 2 installations of Minecraft - 1 on my C drive, and another on my F drive. When I launch the one off of my F drive (made a batch file to run it), everything works perfectly. I recently ...
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Stroud freezes right before Western Approach during the Venatori Battle

So I'm going through my third playthrough, and I've come across a problem which is really ruining the experience. Basically, the main storyline right before you battle the Venatori for the first ...
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DirectX 10/11 games crash in fullscreen mode

Recently (something like 1 month ago), all my DirectX 10/11 games started crashing whenever set to launch in fullscreen mode. My system specs: OS: Windows 8.1 x64 CPU: Intel Core i5-3230M @ 2.66 ...
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Trouble running Path of Exile

Okay, so it installs fine, I've checked my specs, I meet the minimum requirements, but when I try to run it all I get is a loading screen, then it goes black. Any suggestions?
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Game crashes at the 2nd region

Playing version 1.0.36.0, the game crashes, after spending a couple of minutes in Luculla Forest. I am sure that it doesn't crash in other region, or any caves in Luculla Forest. I am currently ...
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Xbox 360 slim freezing after five mins of playing

Xbox freezing after five mins of play. Things that I've tried so far: Cleaned heatsink and cpu and replaced thermal paste. Replaced cpu fan. Replaced cables. Has plenty of ventilation and even ...
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Sentinels of the Multiverse crash

So I downloaded Sentinels of the Multiverse on my Kindle Fire. For the first few games, it played beautifully, if occasionally a little slow. Since then (and since I've bought the expansions), the ...
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Framerate drop when looking at panels?

I've recently installed Portal 2 on my Ubuntu partition, and I've noticed an interesting issue that has popped up while playing community test chambers, but it has also surfaced around the beginning ...
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Minecraft 'Game ended with bad state (exit code 1)' error?

When I click Play on the launcher I get this error message: [17:31:48 ERROR]: Game ended with bad state (exit code 1) The game then returns to the launcher. I tried to reinstall Java and Minecraft, ...
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Freezing issue when loading multiplayer with Black Ops 2?

Whenever I start up Black Ops 2 it starts loading, but then freezes in multiplayer. Sometimes, it makes it to the 'public match' then freezes at that point instead. What causes this? Can it be ...
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In S.T.A.L.K.E.R. COP, non-player characters don't attack zombies, is this a known bug?

I'm running the latest (Steam) version of S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Call of Pripyat on Windows 7 (32 bit). I've succesfully verified my local files in my Steam Library. If I remember correctly, on my last ...
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How to prevent inventory crash?

As soon as I access my weapon inventory and scroll down or click on a single item, The Witcher 3 crashes to desktop. (The other inventory tabs seems not to be affected - so far.) Do you have any ...
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Rome total war running choppy on ASUS ROG GL551JW

I seem to be having a problem running Rome Total War on my ASUS ROG GL551JW. The game is choppy/glitch/laggy, no matter the video settings -- with max or min settings, the game remains choppy. This is ...
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Minecraft: I have a good ping but can't connect

I haven't found any duplicates on the "Questions that may already have your answer" section, so my apologies if I made a duplicate. Anyway, it takes a while to connect to any Minecraft server with ...
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My game crashes only in select locations

So, in the last few days I've been revisiting Skyrim, one of my favorite games, and trying to do a serious RP playthrough of the game (no fast travel, open cities mod, taking a journal, etc.) ...
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Double Action: Boogaloo settings reset every restart

I'm currently playing Double Action: Boogaloo on a 64-bit Xubuntu 14.04 LTS system. I am also running it through optirun. However, every time I start it up, I notice that my settings have reset to ...
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Frame skips in Jetpack Joyride?

I have been playing Jetpack Joyride for a while on my iPod, but suddenly one day it started freezing on frames. I have timed it, and it happens on every other second, the game will freeze for a beat ...