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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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FTB direwolf20 1.6.4 crashes when installing ICBM mod

I have been playing FTB Direwolf20 1.6.4 for a couple of months while adding mods to it, though it seems that when i added ICBM ftb crashes as it loads in the "MOJANG" screen. Also note that i saw in ...
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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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Xbox360 troubles

I purchased a new external hard drive for my Xbox and installed it. It completely wiped my hard drive and all progress on all games were removed. Now it is having trouble turning on...it stays on the ...
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Why can't I connect to a modded LAN server? [duplicate]

I am trying to join my little brothers modded LAN world I have all the mods and all but one problem is I can't connect. I did the whole Windows+R thing and typed cmd, checked the internet IP, tried ...
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Cannot connect to Minecraft servers after a router update

My stepdad updated our comcast router, and since then I haven't been able to go on any multiplayer minecraft servers I play. It shows the loading bar and then says "cannot connect to server", I then ...
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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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Not always seeing particles in game

Recently I've been experiencing weird behaviors while playing League. My ping stays around a normal 80-90ms. Occasionally everything will stop moving then a few seconds later everything will happen ...
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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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Map blocking my screen in Hexxit

When I play Hexxit, my map blocks my screen. I can't get rid of it and I can't fix it on settings. Its really annoying because I can't see where I'm going. ![2014-02-03_09.16.13.png] That's my ...
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How do I get a LAN server working? [duplicate]

I want to play on a LAN server with my brother, but I can't get it to show up on his MultiPlayer menu. I made the server by clicking "Open to LAN", we both play on the same router, but it still never ...
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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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How can I make the latest version of skyrim work with my 3 monitors?

I have been looking into how I can make Skyrim support my 3 monitors in nVidia surround mode. Though I have hit a snag. I was able to find many people talking about how there are fixes that work. ...
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Why is Mirror's Edge crashing just after the logo splash screens?

I got Mirror's Edge on Steam, but I'm unable to play the game. As soon as the logos finish, the game crashes. Resolution Attempts: Tried relaunching Mirror's Edge. No change in behavior. Tried ...
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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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Minecraft pre 1.5.2 LWJGL Crash

On my Mac (10.6.8, Java V1.6.65) is crashing when trying to launch any pack from technic that uses Minecraft 1.5.2 or before. Tekkitmain works fine because it uses a later version of minecraft, but ...
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Prison Architect crashes xServer

When I begin playing Prison Architect, I create a new world and after 10-15 seconds the XServer dies and restarts leaving me at the linuxmint login screen and I really have a quite beefy computer that ...
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how to download as a rar file

I'm trying to download mods for Minecraft, and I have Forge. I see all the youtubers having their mods as RAR files, and I want that too. But when I download my mods, it downloads them as ZIP files ...
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Why won't Minecraft start?

After I click on Minecraft the launcher comes up but when I press play the launcher goes away and my mouse makes a little swirly thing like its going to load but then it goes away. I wait a while to ...
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Why does my system say, “Save failed, hard drive removed,” when I try to save my game?

I try to save my WWE 2k14 data and it says, "Save failed, hard drive removed." What do I do to save my data?
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minecraft.net wont let me download minecraft [closed]

After resetting my password, I tried downloading the game and it asked me to register for a new account. It sends me to this site. I know my password and have the email since I just reset my ...
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How to set up a chinese made game controller in windows 8

I have a chinese made usb game controller with me that I bought in Delhi. In the shop it worked in windows 7. But when I tried it on my Sony Vaio laptop, it is not working. In the devices section in ...
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Minecraft fails to start, and returns to the launcher page

I just purchased a new account today. Got on and realized I needed to update, so I redownloaded the game, and now, I can't get past the launcher. I get this error in the logs: [19:02:43 INFO]: ...
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Minecraft constantly times out on when I am playing multiplayer [duplicate]

Whenever I join a sever and start doing things (break blocks, do PVP etc) it will just times out, with the Exception: Internal Exception: java.new.SocketTimeoutException. I join MineTheif, ...
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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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Port-forwarding: different ports in router log? [closed]

My friend cannot connect to my Minecraft server. How do the the different ports shown in my router's log affect port forwarding? What can I change to allow my friend connect to my server? I believe ...
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Why can't the Minecraft Launcher connect to its servers?

I'm playing the demo version on a Mac and every time I log in, it says Sorry, but we can't connect to our servers. Please make sure that you are online and that Minecraft isn't blocked.
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Why does Minecraft on PC keep saying that it can't connect to a server?

I have Minecraft on PC and I have donated to this really awesome server that I love but the problem is every time I try to join the server it says "Internet Timed Out." I have full bars for the ...
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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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a technical issue while assigning imperial items task [duplicate]

I really like playing death star but I have found a technical error which I find a little annoying. I have built all 16 imperial levels on the game yet I keep getting tasks that say build another ...
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What is NAT rating and how do I improve it?

From what I've found, the following appears to reflect how NAT rating affects your multiplayer capabilities: OPEN - Can play & voice chat with anyone. MODERATE - May be unable to play or voice ...
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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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Quotes inside quotes in commands

Is it possible to put quotes inside quotes in the Source developer console? For instance, is it possible to bind bind KP_END "give weapon_357" to KP_INS? bind KP_INS "bind KP_END "give ...
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How to fix PCSX2 lag? [duplicate]

I've been wanting to play some old games using PCSX2 (PS2 Emulator) but every time I load the games up, I get massive frame drops. I get around 13 frames in game, but cut scenes I get full frames ...
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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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Assassin's Creed 2 occasionaly closes silently when autosaving

Sometimes when I do something that would cause an autosave (loot a chest, pick up a feather, accept a mission), the game silently quits, no errors messages or anything. My PC has a quadcore CPU.
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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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Battlefield 4 crashes on launch

Ok, guys, I just downloaded BF4 and it doesn't launch! I mean, battlelog works fine, but when I try to play the campaign or multiplayer, it just crashes! It gives me a black screen with Window's ...
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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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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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How to turn on Direct3D acceleration

Hi I was trying to play the settlers 6 which as I know uses DirectX 9. During startup it said Graphics Engine could not be initialized so I started dxdiag where one point was deactivated: Direct3D ...
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Civilization V Steam workshop troubles

So I have two different questions. When I download maps from steam workshop and try to run them there are no options to select the map I had downloaded when browsing maps. What could cause this or ...
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Starbound Error

I was just trying to launch Starbound and I got this error: The launcher then crashes. I even tried reloading my game and that still didn't help. I have never gotten this error before. Can ...
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Minecraft gave up trying to download files

I have an issue with my Minecraft launcher - I downloaded modpack for minecraft then the launcher started an update for the modpack version which it's 1.6.2, however then I started to get the issue ...
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Nothing but looking around works in Minecraft 1.7.2 and 1.7.4, but it did in previous versions

Okay, so let me tell you what happens. I can play any version just fine, and I could play with the snapshots before 1.7.2 was fully released. But now, when I try to go into a world or a server, all I ...
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Steam crashes if it loses connection while downloading

I have a problem that, for whatever reason, causes my wireless adapter to disconnect completely from the computer and reconnect after a short while. If this occurs while I'm downloading a game ...
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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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Minecraft crashed with this report? [duplicate]

I have just bought minecraft for my son using minecraft 1.3.7 launcher i have the following error ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // Surprise! Haha. Well, this is awkward. Time: 30/12/13 12:36 ...
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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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If I uninstall my disc copy of Train Simulator 2013, will the activation code still work in Steam when I reinstall it?

My girlfriend just bought me a disc copy of Train Simulator 2013. While it initially worked fine, the game now is quoting "unable to load - scenario.bin". I have verified all files through Steam, but ...