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Can I host a game server behind a VPN?

I'm considering getting a VPN for my PC to keep my data encrypted. I have tried doing this before but had no choice but the switch back because people could not connect to my game servers (Such as ...
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Getting a great prophet crashes CivV (with mods)?

Some friends and I have been playing multiplayer hot-seat games for several months now. Over several different games, with several different sets of mods(the culprit), we have had the same ...
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Restore Steam games from non-Steam backup

I recently had to reinstall windows due to driver issues and copied all my Steam games in the steamapps folder from the C-drive to another drive, but now I'm stuck with a problem. I have installed ...
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Structures built in Minecraft not loading from old save, despite clear evidence for them in save files

A few months ago, I made a new superflat world and started building stuff. I believe I was using version 1.8.8. I worked on it for a while, and then forgot about it. Today, I wanted to continue ...
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Fallout new vegas not showing up mods

So I got myself a copy of fallout new vegas to play. Everything goes fine except mods. I use the Nexus Mod Manager and have followed every single step on how to download and install mods. So my ...
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Game updates while playing not working as expected

I've set up Steam to stop downloading updates while I'm playing other games like this: Anyway Steam doesn't seem to care and keeps updating games while I play. How can I ensure that Steam is not ...
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How to circumvent game breaking bug in GTA: San Andreas (PC)

I thought I'd give GTA: San Andreas a go, given that I haven't played it yet, and having finished GTA V, I got a copy of GTA:SA and tried to run it on my computer. Everything seems to work fine, ...
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My character keeps moving after I release my hold on the WASD keys

I've been encountering an annoying problem when I play games on my laptop. After I release my hold on the moving button (predominantly W as that's what get used the most), my character keeps moving. ...
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Are levels 864 and 865 on Farm Heroes duplicates?

When I go to screenshots like this, I see some player presenting how they got through 864. Similarly one can say the same about level 865 here. However when I played on king.com, my 864 looked ...
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Worldguard problem in guard action

I'm running a Minecraft PvP server. But concerning only "guard", there is a problem. When non-OP players try to guard action by right clicking and holding sword, the player receives worldguard ...
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power supply required for terminator 2 console

I recently dug up my decades old Terminator 2 video console (aka Ending-Man BS-500 AS), and, because of nostalgia, I wanted to play some Mario on it. Unfortunately, I'm missing the power supply cable ...
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Why is my Minecraft crashing? [duplicate]

Here it the crash report that I am getting: A fatal error has been detected by the Java Runtime Environment: EXCEPTION_ACCESS_VIOLATION (0xc0000005) at pc=0x00007ffb1e71986c, pid=3128, tid=...
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Transfer of inventory and EXP from crashed world to new world

So I had a world I was doing pretty great on. My computer suddenly turned off due to low battery, which caused that world to become corrupt. I have been able to transfer the world itself to a "new ...
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My inventory and armor disappeared in LAN multiplayer on Minecraft

My friend and I were playing Minecraft over LAN, and my friend was the host, then she logged off. 5 minutes later we tried to log back in and all my stuff was gone, and I wasn't even in the same spot ...
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Unreal Tournament 2004 crash on start with error message (LockRect failed: D3DERR_DEVICELOST)

I have been playing perfectly UT2004 on Windows 7, but I have formatted my computer, switching to Windows 10, and the game now crashes on start, with an error message that I have never seen before. ...
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Minecraft crashes with “java.lang.IndexOutOfBoundsException” when loading on an older version

Whenever I try to run older versions of Vanilla Minecraft it won't allow me to create or load a world in Singleplayer. If I try, it will start to generate the world, then crash. Error Message: ---- ...
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Xbox 360 fault but no fault lights

I have an xbox 360. Initially when plugged in via HDMI cable, the message 'no signal' came up on the TV. I can get a picture on the TV if I connect via the component cable but it just shows the xbox ...
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Minecraft won't run if I change the ram limits

I have a computer with 8GB of ram. With this I can play with a distance of 16 chunks (200+ fps), and now I want to try to play with far distance. However, I need to increase the RAM amount in the ...
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I can only launch Fallout 4 once after I start my computer. Why?

I can only run Fallout 4 once after a fresh reboot. If I close the game and launch it again it crashes after pressing play in the launcher. The only way to launch it again is to restart my computer ...
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PVZ GW troubleshooting

When somebody in my family plays Plants Vs Zombies: Garden Warfare on the PS3 it says I need a PSN account so I made one for my kid. He's only 9 and we set him up a sub account for him and I figured ...
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Why do I get so many corrupt saves?

Almost every time I turn my XBox on and start up Fallout 4, I am unable to use the "Continue" option because the most recent save is corrupt. I instead use the "Load" option. Here, I can see that the ...
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Can't get Steve's right arm to display

I was playing Minecraft Pocket Edition for android and then I had to restart my tablet,and when I replayed the game, I noticed that Steve's right arm that was displayed, is now not displayed. Why did ...
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Battlefield 1942 not running

I used to play Battlefield 1942 all the time. It worked fine. Then one day, It refused to run, saying that I need to log in with administrator privileges in order to run it. I was already logged in as ...
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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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PS4 WS-37397-9 Error Code.

I'm having this error and it's driving me insane. Do you guys have any ideas? I read This but i'm not sure if Rebuild Database will erase all the data from my PS4.
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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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Unable to play multiplayer on blur game

I installed the game blur on my laptop, and it is not connecting i.e. It's connected but when starting the game it is not starting for all my friends who were connected with me, and when I close the ...
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Fifa 16 stops working while checking connection

Fifa 16 starts normally. I select the profile to use and it starts checking for connection, then it crashes. It goes like this: then it follows like this: I've already added an exception to ...
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NES power light blinking and no video? [duplicate]

I got a used NES for my birthday last month. I had to take it to repair store because it wouldnt turn on, turns out i just needed a new power cord. At the store when they tested it with the new cord ...
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Risk of data usage with League?

Alright, so I moved into a new house, and we won't have Internet for a while. I wanna know two things: Is a hotspot from an IPhone 5s strong enough to maintain a signal in a League of Legends game? ...
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“Coming Soon” error

I recently got MCSM for the PS4. Upon attempting to play Episode 2, it shows a message Coming Soon on it, despite Episode 2 existing for quite some time now. Upon going to Episodes, and trying to ...
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London Underground Simulator won't start

London Underground Simulator (World of Subways 3) won't start on my system! It worked earlier today when I changed the options and closed it. Now it shows as just a tiny window in the Top-Left of my ...
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Sudden FPS drop in multiple games

So, I've been getting pretty good framerate on most of the games on my new laptop. A couple days ago, I tried playing Minecraft modpacks which had some major problems. I tried to fix those, which ...
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Minecraft pocket edition server closes when my friend tries to get on our server

One of my friends made a server for our group to play on, and as of two days ago, one of our friends can't get on. The message she gets is 'Server closed'. We have tried Re-downloading Minecraft ...
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Why can't I connect to PSN?

I have a PS3 that connects fine when using wired Ethernet, but when I connect to the same Router via Wifi, the PS3 obtains an IP address correctly, but fails to connect to the PSN. How do I get the ...
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Clash of Clans crashes when I click the Donate Troops button

I'm leader of clan and I can't donate troops in the Clan War Castle. When I click the donate button, the game crashes and my mobile home page is displayed. What causes this? Is there a way to fix it?
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Cannot launch a game because of missing OpenAL32.dll library

I'm trying to launch a Steam game on my computer (it's Stealth Inc 2: A Game of Clones, but I believe the issue is much more common). Every time I launch I get a message that says: You cannot ...
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Issues with guitar hero live installed with usb drive on xbox 360 4gb

Installed game using USB stick, which worked fine first time. Next time we try to play it is asking to install the game again from disc (which takes about 20-30mins). Can't seem to access the ...
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How can I turn off automatic game updates?

I've just recently bought an Xbox One, and I don't have a dedicated landline for internet yet. This means that I have to use a slow, and limited WiFi puck when I actually need a connection. I usually ...
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How to play Unreal tournament 2004 using Hamachi?

My friend and I have unsuccessfully been trying to play Unreal Tournament 2004 with each other but for some reason port forwarding was not working for us so we decided to try to use Hamachi. We have ...
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Games rendering red foam all over objects

In a large number of games on my PC I have had issues with games rendering improperly. It is extremely hard to describe, so here is a picture of this in one of the many games it is occurring in: ...
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Grand Theft Auto V - Rockstar Game Services are unavailable

For some reason since today I can't connect to the rockstar game services anymore. When I launch my game I'm logged in succesfully and then socialclub keeps loading and ends up with this error: Why ...
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Steam error when adding friends

I've got few problems in Steam, where I can't add friends. I'm trying to add my first Steam friend but it comes up with one of these messages: "Could not invite %s. Their friends list is full." ...
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How do I update my video card drivers?

I have just updated to Windows 10 on my computer, and Minecraft won't work! I open the launcher, it downloads, it starts up the game, and then it just crashes. Every time. This is in the crash report: ...
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Can't buy anything from Store or Global Items because of strange bug

Whenever I try to buy something my cursor changes from the styled one in Dota 2 to the normal one from Windows and if I move it around I see it change to select text, so CTRL + A gives this output. [...
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Frequent 5 second freezes in CS:GO

When I just started to play CS:GO, I noticed that my game kept on freezing, having a black screen, and sometimes even crash all while having a sound loop. It used to last around 20 seconds, but after ...
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How does the PS4 internal fans work to cool down the PS4 after closing a game?

I live in a place with high temperature and I don't know how to cool down my PS4 after I finish playing, so I have various questions and scenarios about how the internal fans of the PS4 works in Rest ...
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What happens if “two” vsync options are enabled at once? (RadeonPro, Starcraft 2)

In StarCraft 2, some cutscenes are "animated" and don't use Direct3D, so when using RadeonPro's "Direct3D Tweak" vsync option (with triple buffering), these types of cutscenes aren't getting vsynced. ...
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Zen Bound 2 render issue

Anyone else have issues with the models not rendering for zen bound 2 on recent versions of android lollipop? (Version 5.1.1) Any one know of a fix? Rope and pins appear, wooden models are ...