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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Sims 4 gives Origin must be running error

I usually play the Sims 4 on my Windows 8 laptop and it's fine, but since yesterday afternoon there is this weird bug that stops me from playing. I hit "play" and it loads up to the black screen in ...
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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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PS3 Hard drive corrupted file system. Stuck in safe mode “preparing” message

Netflix caused the PS3 (slim, latest firmware) to hang during playback. It wouldn't turn off so I had to cut power. As expected when it started again I had the file system corrupted message but this ...
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Skyrim Crashes at the Main Menu

When I start Skyrim on my Xbox 360, it loads and the Bethesda sign shows up. However, as soon as Press Start appears, the games crashes. The letter would turn into squares and part of the screen ...
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After the intro of Waband the game quits. What is the problem?

Yesterday when I have quit Warband, everything was okay, but today I start it, I go on play Play MB WB, the intro comes in and then nothing. It quits. What can I do now?
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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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Pkhex not loading 'main' in Wine?

Pkhex doesn't load my Alpha Sapphire save for some reason. Pkhex doesn't support Linux natively and thus needs to be run through Wine, could this be caused by Wine? I'm using oothax to get ftbrony ...
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Roblox Launch Error Macintosh

Today I tried to join a game on ROBLOX, but failed in doing so. It gave me an error along these lines ROBLOX cannot connect to the internet After trying other games, reinstalling, restarting ...
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Heroes VII memory usage > 8Gb issue

When I try to run Heroes VII on My PC it runs out of physical memory during game load (even before it gets to the game main menu) and windows stop responding until finally crash. Sys: intel i7 / 8Gb ...
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Yandere Simulator download problem

I am trying to download the newest update for Yandere Simulator. I have downloaded and extracted the files to my desktop. I get this error when I try to play. There should be 'YanSimOctober8th_Data' ...
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squirreltopia game screen freezes, yet audio still playing

I am trying to play squirreltopia. Then I turn on the game it goes full-screen, logo shows up and after menu loads up the game screen freezes. Audio is still working though then I click Enter, I hear ...
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SD Card has valid images but wont load in Art Academy Ateiler/Home Studio

So, I loaded an image onto an SD card, hoping I could use it for a reference in Art Academy: Ateiler, but it won't load. I've tried making it any size in between 160x120 and 1024x768 pixels, it's less ...
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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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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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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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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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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 ...