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Sims 4 thumbnail error

I've been having some issues with the Sims 4. My thumbnails are constantly glitching up, and it's quite a nuisance. This has happened in the previous games, too -- so I'm not sure if it's my computer, ...
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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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I'm able to go to other towns on ACNL, but one of my friends can't visit my town?

Like the title says, I'm able to visit other towns, and other people can visit mine perfectly fine. However, a friend of mine is having trouble visiting my town. She keeps getting an error (018-0510), ...
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Why doesn't My Xbox 360 S update the clock when connected to Xbox Live?

My Xbox 360 S won't update the clock to daylight saving time when I'm connected to the XBOX live service. Why not? What could cause this?
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“Proxy lost connection to the server” error when attempting to connect to server

Every time I try to connect to any server. I always get either, [Proxy] lost connection to the server, or a existing connection was forcibly closed by a remote host. I can't join any server! Can ...
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Unable to start Far Cry 4

I'm unable to start Far Cry 4. It gives me the error: The application was unable to start correctly(0xc000142) My computer specs are: Windows 10 64 bit 8gb RAM AMD RADEON HD 6670 1GB
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Japanese text in Windows game won't display correctly

I tried to play Action Mogura, a Japanese freeware game, on Windows 10. The game itself runs fine, but the Japanese text in the game is mangled, i.e. seemingly random characters are displayed. ...
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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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Minecraft not launching - Java [closed]

When I try to start Minecraft it crashes and gives this message: Unable to start the Minecraft runtime environment. This is most likely caused by a corruption. Please reinstall Minecraft. I ...
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Can't get onto my brother's server, and vice versa, across local network in Terraria

I have a similar problem to Shadow Z, in his original question. My problem differs, however, since I have already followed the instructions to set up my MQWest modem for port forwarding. I also do ...
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Can the Ratchet and Clank “Burn Ring” Appear in other games?

There's a cheat/glitch in the first Ratchet and Clank game where you can glitch onto one of the race tracks whilst on foot. Positioning yourself under a bunch of crates (so they're off screen) and ...
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Why can't I get on Clash of Clans?

Device Information: iPhone 4S, running iOS 9.1. Clash of Clans Information: Version: latest, Username: ProsecutorPayne, TH: 6, Clan: awesome clan I cannot get on Clash of Clans. What's happening is ...
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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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Absent window in CS 1.6

I recently installed CS 1.6 from third party applications, It worked fine for the first time but then I later added some skins then it didn't work then after uninstalling and re-installing the game, ...
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I can't connect to a friend's Minecraft server, but none of the usual culprits seem to be the problem

I'm trying to connect to a friend's Minecraft server, but I'm not able to do so. We've double-checked the usual culprits brought up in most Minecraft server tutorials, but we're still not having any ...
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Flashing blue “error” - is this part of the game, or a fault?

This is what I get when I start Portal 2, after the introduction "Look Up" "Look Down" screen. Is this part of the game, or is there something wrong with my installation?
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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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Xbox 360 that doesn't read games well

I was giving a 360 so I had a gift for my daughter she wanted. Now I have an issue, it'll play DVDs but will give me an error message of unable to read after game start up screen. This is only one out ...
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Minecraft vanilla crashes on world load?

For about 2 weeks now my copy of Minecraft crashes on world load/create. The launcher starts correctly but when I click Singleplayer and load a world (or create one) it freezes on generating terrain ...
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Mine craft forge install error 1.7.10 [closed]

"Forge Mod loader has found a problem with your Minecraft installation. The mods and versions listed below could not be found Darkcore:any The file logs/fml-client-latest.log contains more ...
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I can't launch recently installed games on Windows Vista?

I recently installed Anno 1503, Mafia, and Praetorians on my PC. After installing each one, not one of them will work leading me to believe these are not individual issues relating to each but one. I ...
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Jetpack Joyride issue

So as you can see form the pictures I can not equip my Random Head/Body clothes I do not have such problems with my other clothes whatsoever. Anyone can help? Also I am using Android
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I have encountered some glitch involving an NPC or Quest, how do I fix it?

In playing Skyrim, I encountered: insert something related to an area/quest/NPC not working How do I fix it?
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Typing into signs crash the game

This has been an issue since 11.0, or so. When I place a sign and I start typing, it either closes the game without saving or it shuts down my entire device (kindle fire). If one happens to work I ...
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I cannot type anything in Minecraft PE?

I have a Motorola XOOM and it wont let me type on anything. I cannot create signs, enter IP addresses, or name maps at all. Is there a fix for this?
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LWJGL games crash with EXCEPTION_ACCESS_VIOLATION

I have this problem in almost all games that use Java/LWJGL, like Minecraft, 3079 -- Block Action RPG, and 3089 -- Futuristic Action RPG. Computer specifications OS: Windows 8.1 x64 CPU: Intel ...
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Why won't Minecraft launch with mods? [closed]

I just got a new Lenovo laptop that runs Windows 8.1. My regular Minecraft launches, although when I try to launch with mods, I get the following: [10:38:03] [main/INFO] [LaunchWrapper]: Loading ...
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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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How do I fix the No Program Menu Found error in WarCraft 3? [closed]

I am using Windows 7 and when I try to install any of the WarCraft 3 games (either the original or Frozen Throne), I get an error that there is no program menu found. I know this is an issue with the ...
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Fallout 3 stops responding to input with audio enabled in Windows 8.1

When playing Fallout 3, after about 5 minutes the mouse/keyboard stops responding to input, but the game is still running. If I disable the audio output using bEnableAudio=0 the game runs fine, albeit ...
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All is gray in The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion

I have a problem with The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion. I think that this screenshot explain it well: Practically I see only the HUD and all the rest is gray. Both in character creation and when I ...
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How do I install Minecraft Forge for Windows 8.1?

I just bought a new gaming laptop, the ASUS Republic of Gamers series, built to be all beefy for my gaming needs. I am trying to add mods for Minecraft but when I try to download Minecraft Forge, ...
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X3 Terran Conflict runs out of memory after about an hour and becomes unplayable

I am running the latest version of X3 Terran Conflict (3.1) and after about 30 min - 1 hour or so (depending on what I do - I think visiting more sectors triggers it faster) in a brand new game its ...
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Why can't I access the 'not enough items' tab?

I can't access the NotEnoughItems tab and I've tried switching between survival and creative mode. I can see the option button down to the left but I can't see the items tab to the right. What should ...
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Replays refuse to open?

So, I've run into quite an interesting problem. I started up my laptop on the way to school this morning and decided to watch a replay that was saved last night. However, when I tried to open the ...
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Feed the Beast Mod-pack Cannot connect to servers or create new worlds [closed]

When I log into FTB, using any of the new mod-packs, e.g. FTB Monster or Agrarian Skies, the game works fine until I try to create new world or log into a server. If I try to create a new world FTB ...
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Micro-Stutters In All Games After Several Minutes Of Play

So this problem started randomly about a week back, originally I thought it was only with Fallout 4 as that's all I was playing and it hadn't been occurring prior. But once I opened Counter Strike: ...
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PS2 acts as if button is constantly pressed, even with no controller plugged in

I have a very old PS2. It worked fine for the longest time, but recently I have a strange problem. Every time I turn it on, no matter which game I use, it acts as if I am holding the analog (or ...
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Multi Monitor Online M.M.O. Gaming F.O.V. Messed up? Adjust It?

I would like to play a game on 3 monitors (Two 16:9 23 inch ones and a 21:9 29 inch monitor.) But the problem is that it just stretches out the game and gives me like 1/8 the height and the same ...
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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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MC Crashing when i join a server/singleplayer [closed]

it started yesterday and it randomly happened. i have no mods or anything when i go on everything is fine, until i play one of my single player servers, or my multiplayer server NO it is not the ...
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'Data Not Found' error when opening 'Yandere Simulator'?

Every time I try to open 'Yandere Simulator' Theres always an error. It always says: Data not found. There should be 'YanSimJune3rd_Data'Folder next to the executable. I've tried redownloading ...
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Is it possible to run the game without using the unofficial patch on Windows 10/64-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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Whenever I try to open Hexxit it always crashes [closed]

This has always been a problem. Never have I ever had a time where I could get onto Hexxit; it always crashes! This is the report: Minecraft has crashed! ---------------------- ...
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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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Why does my sound keep playing after I close the game?

I'm on a Ubuntu 14.04 LTS computer and I have installed Civilization 5 from Steam. Whenever I click the "close game" option from inside the game's menu, all the graphics and any icons on the task bar ...
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How can Official Game Guides be available for sale at game release dates?

I often search through amazon for new games. When doing this, i always wonder when i see a Official Game Guide book, which is available at release date of the game. To write such a book, you will ...
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Dead Rising 3 crashing on Windows 10

Dead Rising 3 seems to crash after 10 minutes or so. There are a few bits of information on this elsewhere on the web, but none of the solutions seem conclusive. I've tried running the game in ...
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TTG Minecraft Story Mode cloud saves fail

I have played Story Mode on 5 iOS devices and 2 android devices. On all devices I am unable to get cloud saving to work. One device I was initially able to enable it but it never works (when saving ...